Tag Archive: Charge


Don’t buy a USB-C adapter that lets you use headphones and charge at the same time

A 2-in-1 adapter could let you listen while you charge if only your phone was built that way.

When the Pixel 2 was first introduced there was an uproar about removing the headphone jack. Much of it was centered around a very real dilemma — you can’t listen to music through wired headphones and charge your phone at the same time.

Those fears were slightly abated when we saw an adapter from Moshi in the Google Store  [Read More…]

Mophie Charge Stream Pad+: Why plug-in charging for smartphones may soon be obsolete

The Mophie pad+ delivers optimized wireless fast charge power to Samsung, Apple, and other Qi-enabled smartphones

Wireless charging has been a reality since 2015 when Samsung first introduced the technology as a basic option with the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Since then, Qi wireless charging has achieved mainstream consumer adoption and is now found in most of today’s popular smartphones. Charging stations have also infiltrated airports, public venues, office buildings, restaurants, hotels, and even cars.

Why  [Read More…]

RAVPower’s $35 22000mAh portable battery charger can charge three devices at once

Gimme the juice!

The RAVPower USB-C 22000mAh portable battery charger is down to $ 34.99 on Amazon. It normally sells for $ 50 and hasn’t dropped this low before.

This charger comes with three ports: two USB-A iSmart outputs that reach 2.4 amps, and one 3A USB-C port. All three can work simultaneously. It uses a microUSB input to charge and has LED lights to let you know how much power is left. The USB-C port works  [Read More…]

Charge three devices at once with iPM 3-in-1 Fast Wireless Charging Pad, just $48.99

Have you recently found yourself the proud owner of a new Samsung Galaxy S9 or LG G7 ThinQ? You’re gonna love it! Did you know that it’s capable of wireless charging? Indeed, it is; many of today’s top devices are capable of being charged without a cord.

Known as “Qi”, it’s an industry standard common in a variety of newer models. Various models support the option; some phone cases and accessories add Qi support, too.

Our Deal of the Day is the iPM  [Read More…]

Enter our Galaxy S9 and Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ Giveaway and win!

The Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ delivers up to 10W of fast-charging power to Qi-enabled smartphones on contact, and since it’s optimized for Apple and Samsung Fast Charge, you’ll always get the quickest wireless charge. It’s an amazing accessory for an amazing phone! That’s why we’ve teamed up with mophie to give away not only the charging pad, but a Galaxy S9 to go with it! Keep reading for details and to get entered!

THE PRIZE: One Android Central  [Read More…]

U.S. carriers charge you exorbitantly every month, and still sell your information — should we expect something different?

At some point we should expect a reduction in the cost of service in exchange for this data.

With pressure from T-Mobile and some prepaid offerings, U.S. carriers have consistently upped their data offerings in the past few years to provide a pretty good value for your money — that is, compared to the vastly expensive per-gigabyte pricing we had before. Now, despite having lots of unlimited plan options, people spend more per month on cell service  [Read More…]

Charge your phone wirelessly for only $10 with RAVPower’s Fast Charging Pad

This wireless charger is ideal for nightstands and desks.

RAVPower’s Fast Qi Wireless Charging Pad drops to just $ 9.99 at Amazon when you enter promo code RAVPCC14 during checkout. This deal saves you $ 5 off its current price.

You can also grab an updated, sleeker version of this charger for $ 10.99 with code RAVPC083.

With a wireless charging pad, you can eliminate those nights you go to bed forgetting to plug in your phone. Every  [Read More…]

Galaxy S9 and 15W Qi wireless chargers: Does it actually charge faster?

Does more wattage mean faster speeds?

This year, Samsung’s Galaxy S9 series supports wireless charging. Same as last year, right? Except that there’s new hardware inside the phones to wirelessly charge at up to 15 watts, which is twice the speed of most phones (and more than double that of the Galaxy S8).

Charging speed is the only thing keeping some people away from wireless chargers, assuming their phone supports the feature. Even with advancements in the  [Read More…]

Rowkin Surge Charge True Wireless Earbuds Review – The best sport buds?

Rowkin’s new Surge Charge is a different kind of true wireless earbud. They are in fact completely wire-free, but in a body more tuned for activity than fashionable form. Our review checks out if they’re the ultimate sporty earbuds.

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Charge your phone on the way to your destination with iOttie’s $42 QI Wireless Car Mount

Stay safe and charged up with the iOttie Easy One Touch.

iOttie’s Easy One Touch QI Wireless Car Mount is on sale for only $ 42.46 at Amazon right now when you enter the promo code S9SAVE15 at checkout. That saves you $ 8 off its regular price which hardly ever sees a discount.

This phone mount features wireless charging and can fit most devices securely. It has a telescopic arm that can extend up to eight  [Read More…]