Tag Archive: USBC


These $150 Bluetooth 5.0 headphones sport USB-C and a stylish look

Urbanears’ first over-the-ear headphones do a lot of things right.

Back in March, a company called Urbanears reached out to me and asked if I wanted to review its Plattan 2 Bluetooth headphones. I’d never heard of Urbanears before, but I accepted, tried the headphones out, and came away pleasantly surprised.

A few months later, Urbanears has returned with the Pampas — its first over-the-ear headphones that promise to deliver a premium experience for a fraction of  [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…]

Four your consideration: Satechi USB-C products for phones, tablets, and more

If you have a phone, tablet, or laptop from the last few years, the chances of it having a USB Type C port are very high. It’s the new standard in charging and connectivity and it’s flexible and powerful.

While most of the products we own tend to come with a standard, or generic charger, it sometimes pays to invest in something a little bit heftier or feature-rich. Satechi, a brand we’ve come to appreciate over the years, has a  [Read More…]

Anker’s tiny USB-C charger for $25 has the power to charge your laptop

Stay powered up!

The Anker PowerPort Atom PD 1 30W ultra-compact USB-C wall charger with Power Delivery is down to $ 25.49 on Amazon. This relatively new wall charger has been on Amazon for about three months but has never dropped from its usual $ 30 price before, so today’s deal is a brand new discount.

Gimme the Juice Anker PowerPort Atom PD 1 30W USB-C wall charger

It’s so tiny and adorable. But filled with the  [Read More…]

Which wireless headphones charge via USB-C?

Wireless headphones are great, and once you find a pair that works for you, you’ll never want to go back to the wired life ever again. The biggest difference with wireless headphones is that they need to be charged every now and then, and to make your life a whole lot easier, you’ll want to pick up a pair that charge via USB-C (the same connector that’s probably on your phone). Here are all of the best ones we were  [Read More…]

Upgrade your desk with LG’s 43-inch 4K USB-C monitor discounted to $499

High resolution.

BuyDig has the LG 43UD79B 43-inch 4K IPS monitor on sale for $ 499 with code SAVE150. As the code suggests, the monitor normally sells for $ 650. You can find it around that price at other retailers like B&H and Newegg.

Huge Screen LG 43UD79B 43-inch 4K IPS monitor

I mean, that’s just a ton of space for you to work with. Plus the 4K resolution and USB-C connectivity? Four HDMI ports? 10W Speakers?  [Read More…]

These are the long USB-C cables you need on vacation

Ever been to Walt Disney World? If you have, you’ll start to notice a lot of digital leashes around mid-afternoon: adults and kids with long charging cables snaking from their backpacks to their constantly used phones in line. Whether you need to recharge your phone, power bank, headphones or your Chromebook, we’ve got some lengthy USB-C cables in two varieties: USB-C to USB-C and USB-C to USB-A, for whichever power bank or travel charger you use.

USB-C to USB-C cables  [Read More…]

Anker’s 5-in-1 adapter adds versatility to USB-C ports at almost $20 off

Add even more functionality to your favorite USB-C device.

The Anker Premium 5-in-1 Hub USB-C Adapter drops to $ 35.99 at Amazon when you clip the coupon on its product page. Thanks to its current sale price of $ 39.99 without the coupon, today’s deal will snag you this USB-C hub at the lowest cost we’ve ever seen it reach. It was previously selling for $ 60, though it’s been consistently priced at $ 55 the past couple of  [Read More…]

This durable six-foot AmazonBasics USB-C to USB-C cable just fell under $13

This dependable USB-C cable can get the job done in a jiffy.

The six-foot AmazonBasics USB Type-C to Type-C Cable is now on sale at Amazon for $ 12.79. At over $ 3 off its regular cost, today’s 20% discount makes for the lowest price we’ve seen on this cable so far and is valid on both the light grey and silver models of the cable.

This discount is actually part of a larger sale on AmazonBasics computer and  [Read More…]

Grab a pair of Anker’s durable USB-C cables on sale for $4 apiece

These affordable USB-C cables are suitable for both charging and data transfers.

Resorting to Walmart or Best Buy’s prices for a USB-C cable can set you back more than a few dollars if you’re looking for a dependable option. Over at Amazon however, you can normally find durable picks like Anker’s Powerline+ USB-C Fast Charging Cable at a great price. While it normally sells in a two-pack for only $ 9.99, using code ANKERB82 during checkout will drop its  [Read More…]