Tag Archive: Charge


Transfer data and charge devices with the $22 Aukey 10-port Powered USB Hub

Turn one port into ten.

Computers seem to offer fewer USB ports as time goes on, or maybe we just have more to plug in. In either case, Aukey’s 10-port Powered USB Hub can help solve your problem. Though it’s normally priced just under $ 30 on average, using coupon code MPNZH9KT at Amazon can discount its price down to $ 21.99 right now. That’ll save you $ 18 off its current cost there.

By plugging this  [Read More…]

Charge your phone faster with Aukey’s $8 Quick Charge 3.0 USB wall charger

A faster charge is always better.

The Aukey Quick Charge 3.0 18W USB wall charger is down to $ 7.92 with code 9ZMNJXPJ. The charger goes for $ 13 without the code and that’s the price it regularly sells at. We’ve never seen this model drop so low before.

You can use this charger to plug directly into an outlet and charge, but you’ll also need one of these if you ever want to get the most  [Read More…]

Rowkin Bit Charge Touch + Micro Touch review: Bullet-sized wireless buds

Both models offer features and performance rivaling more expensive options, but battery life isn’t great.

For under $ 100, Rowkin offers two different options in the smallest true wireless earbuds you can find, but you should account for the fact slimmer frames forced some things to be cut down for size.

A bullet to the ear usually isn’t the way to go, but it’s fine when good audio passes through your ears instead. True wireless earbuds are  [Read More…]

Fitbit Charge 3 launches on October 7 for $150

The bolstered fitness tracker is more comfortable and packs more smart features than its predecessor.

Following its announcement in August, the Fitbit Charge 3 is nearly ready to start hitting wrists everywhere. The new fitness tracker, which is a gradual evolution of the Charge 2, will hit stores starting on October 7.

Fitbit isn’t reinventing the wheel with the Charge 3, as it largely looks much like the Charge 2 that preceded it. However, the company has  [Read More…]

Android Pie updates, Fitbit Charge 3 coming soon, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Tuesday, October 4th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, we see yet another Pixel 3 leak, HMD Global confirms Android Pie  [Read More…]

Can the Samsung Wireless Charger Duo charge older Gear smartwatches?

Best answer: The Samsung Wireless Charger Duo can charge more than just the new Galaxy Watch. It can also be used with the Gear S3 Frontier, Gear S3 Classic and Gear Sport. It isn’t guaranteed to work with any earlier Gear smartwatches.

Amazon: Samsung Wireless Charger Duo ($ 115)

You can also charge the Gear S3 series and Gear Sport

Samsung’s new Wireless Charger Duo was designed with the latest Samsung phones and watches in mind,  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro vs. Fitbit Charge 3: Which should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. Android is our jam, but at the same time, we love checking out the latest in wearable tech. If you’re in the market for a new fitness tracker, we’ve got the shopping advice you need.

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

Great for runners

$ 194 at Amazon

Pros Gorgeous OLED display Local music storage with Spotify Built-in GPS Larger app selection Cons No Samsung  [Read More…]

Charge your phone easily with iOttie’s new iON Wireless Fast Charging Stand

No wires, no problem.

iOttie just released its new iON Wireless Fast Charging Stand. It is currently available from Amazon for $ 44.95, but as of press time, the stock is dwindling. You may still be able to purchase it by the time you read this, though, so definitely check it out if you’re interested.

This device, unlike some charging pads and stands, looks as good as it performs. The base is built to stay balanced and  [Read More…]

Power up on-the-go with this $6 Quick Charge 3.0 Dual USB Car Charger

Keep this stashed in your glove box for safe keeping.

The Choetech 30W Dual USB Car Charger is available at Amazon for just $ 5.99 when you enter promo code QMX7USG8 during checkout. That’ll save you $ 9 off its average price.

This car charger features a Quick Charge 3.0 port which is capable of charging compatible devices four times faster than regular chargers can. It sounds like marketing nonsense, but it actually works really well. A  [Read More…]

Mophie introduces four new wireless chargers from the Charge Stream family

Mophie known for its quality mobile accessory, this week launched a four new additions to the Charge Stream lineup. These are all wireless chargers designed to work with compatible smartphones from Apple, Samsung and other Qi-enabled smartphones.

The new products are the vent mount, desk stand, powerstation wireless, and powerstation wireless XL. Below we take a quick look at each to see what they bring to the table.

Vent mount

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