Thursday, January 21, 2021

Chargers

ZMI zPower Turbo 65W PD Charger (HA712) In-Depth Teardown Review: Design within Constraints

With the advance of GaN technology, high wattage chargers today are getting smaller and smaller. However, there are some chargers which showed us it is still possible to make chargers smaller without...

RAVPower 45W Ultrathin PD GaN Charger In-Depth Teardown Review

The RAVPower 45W Ultrathin PD Charger is one of the first GaN chargers available on the market. It uses GaNFast solution from Navitas, reaching a power density unimaginable for conventional chargers, and...

Mophie Powerstation Hub Teardown Review: All in One

The Powerstation Hub by tech accessory maker Mophie is quite similar to the Anker PowerCore Fusion we reviewed earlier. It is a USB-C and USB-A wall charger that doubles as a portable battery, but...

Nubia Red Magic 30W USB PD PPS Charger Teardown Review

On April 28th, Nubia's Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone was officially released at the Beijing RNG E-sports Center. In addition to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, the Red Devil 3 is also equipped with...

Apple 18W USB-C Power Adapter with Folding Pins Teardown Review: Genius Engineering

Apple has finally decided to include an 18W fast charger with the iPhone 11 Pro, along with a USB-C to Lightning cable since you need both to fast charging your iPhone 8 or later.

Huawei 20W FCP Charger with Charge Pump Technology (HW-100200C00) Teardown Review

The Huawei 20W FCP Charger (HW-100200C00) is a charger that comes with some of the mid-range Huawei and Honor smartphones in 2019. We did a report on it last year and what's...

Ravpower PD Pioneer 61W GaN Charger Teardown Review: The New Norm

The Ravpower PD Pioneer 61W GaN Charger is one of the hottest selling GaN chargers currently on Amazon. Being one of the smallest 61W charger, with high wattage and a reasonable price...

Google Pixel 18W PD Charger (TC G1000) Teardown Review

The 18W PD charger (TC G1000) has been the in-box charger for three generation of Pixel phones (including the Pixel 3a series). As we are hoping the upcoming Pixel 4 to have higher charging...

Apple 87W USB-C Power Adapter A1719 Teardown Review: the Back of the Drawer

The 87W charger (A1719) that first came with Apple's 2016 MacBook Pro 15 is the most powerful USB-C charger made by Apple. Three years passing by and it is still one of...

Samsung’s First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800) Teardown Review

Our previous review of the Samsung’s First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800) that comes with the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G reveals that the tech giant is dropping its proprietary AFC protocol and embraces USB...