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Don’t let your phone die — these are the best battery packs!

Nothing can turn your technology from state-of-the-art to overpriced paperweight faster than a dead battery, but battery packs can help recharge your tech when life plays keep away with your power outlets. Power banks used to be big, bulky, and slow, but Power Delivery charging has made things much faster — fast enough to charge laptops, even — and has allowed power banks to get slimmer and better than ever. There are plenty of options in every shape  [Read More…]

This KeepSolid bundle packs two years of VPN, project management, more for just $60

We tend to run quite a few deals on VPN services as part of our daily coverage. Why? Because we think they’re important, helpful, and our AG Deals Store has pretty good offers. Today’s offer not only packs VPN features, but security, project management, and other helpful tools.

Available in the AndroidGuys Deals Store for just 59.99, the KeepSolid App Bundle features four titles of software with two years worth protection, VPN, secure browsing, and more. It’s normally valued around  [Read More…]

Mophie adds USB-C input and output to 2019 powerstation battery packs

Mophie, makers of all things power-related, today announced an update to its powerstation line bringing USB-C to its portable battery packs. Available in four sizes — powerstation, powerstation mini, powerstation XL, and powerstation XXL — each features a dual-purpose USB-C that functions for both input and output, as well as additional USB-A ports for juicing up additional devices.

The updated Mophie powerstation line has a fabric finish that looks pretty smart but also means that it protects against  [Read More…]

Best Buy’s 2-day flash sale packs in a ton of deals you don’t want to miss

If you’re not a My Best Buy member yet, today’s the day to change that.

For just two days only, Best Buy is holding a My Best Buy Member Sale with discounts across a wide range of technology from smart TVs to office equipment, the Apple MacBook, home security systems, smartphone accessories, and much more. As the sale’s name suggests, these deals are only valid for those who are logged into a My Best Buy account. If you don’t  [Read More…]

Umidigi Power packs massive screen, massive battery

Big screen phone fans will want to take notice of Umidigi’s latest smartphone, the Power. The same could be said of those who like large batteries in their handset. Indeed, the Umidigi Power boasts a 6.3-inch display and a 5,150mAh battery.

Set to go on sale on April 22, the Umidigi Power follows closely on the heels of the S3 Pro and F1 Play. And, if those two were any indication, this one ought to be quite an affordable device.

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APC’s discounted Smart Surge Protector packs in USB ports and more

Make controlling and powering up all your devices a bit simpler.

APC’s Smart Surge Protector Power Strip falls to $ 44.12 at Amazon when you clip its on-page coupon. That’ll save you $ 9 off its regular price and bring this power strip lower than it’s ever reached without a coupon before.

Smart Buy APC Smart Surge Protector Power Strip

This smart surge protector backs you up with a lifetime warranty and its $ 150,000 connected-equipment protection  [Read More…]

These are the best battery packs to use with the Galaxy S10

The Samsung Galaxy S10 offers a bigger battery than last year’s flagship, therefore you should expect better performance. Then again, if you’re using your phone for 10 hours or more in a day or you’re a frequent traveler, a portable battery pack is a must-have source of power for whenever you need it. We’ve rounded up the most reliable battery packs for the Galaxy S10.

An absolute unit Anker PowerCore+ 26800 PD battery pack

Top performance

Anker  [Read More…]

Huawei hands out battery packs and apple-free juice to iPhone XS buyers

Trolling at its finest.

Today’s Friday, September 21, 2018. In other words, it’s iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4 launch day. Fans around the world are lining up to be among the first to own Apple’s latest phone and wearable, and as such, Huawei used this opportunity to troll Apple by promoting itself while folks wait in line.

At the Apple store in London, Huawei arrived with a juice van offering “ju%ce that lasts.” Actual juice  [Read More…]

Best Portable Battery Packs Under $20 in 2018

A great battery pack doesn’t have to cost a fortune.

While smartphones last longer and longer, it’s never a bad idea to have a backup in case you’re away from a wall charger for long periods of time. You can go all out and get a wildly expensive battery pack, but you don’t need to spend that extra money if you don’t need to.

Here are the best portable battery packs under $ 20 in 2018!

Anker  [Read More…]

Best External Battery Packs for Google Pixel in 2018

Finding a battery pack that’s optimized to charge the Google Pixel isn’t as simple as you’d think.

Looking for a battery pack for your Google Pixel? Great! But before you do, you need to keep a lookout for a few things.

For starters, forget about Quick Charge 3.0. Qualcomm’s fast-charging technology doesn’t work over USB-C — instead, the Pixel uses USB-PD, a standard for charging devices via USB-C. That’s not to say that you can’t use a  [Read More…]