Tag Archive: USBC


How to find a USB-C adapter for your Gear VR

Finding the right adapter is easier than you think.

Having a Gear VR means that you have portable VR right at your fingertips, so long as your phone has enough juice to get the job done. What happens when you upgrade your phone, and it requires a new type of adapter though? That’s the question plenty of people who have upgraded to a Galaxy S8 have been asking, and we’ve got answers. All you need to do  [Read More…]

Grab Samsung’s USB-C cable for just $10 today

With Samsung’s latest phones moving from Micro-USB to USB-C, you may be in need of a few more cables for around the house. Samsung’s 3ft option is a great one to have around, and today you can pick it up for just $ 10.

This 3-pack of Anker PowerLine USB-C cables is down to just $14

Our friends at Thrifter are back again with a great deal on a 3-pack of durable USB-C cables!

Making the move from a phone that charges via Micro-USB to USB-C can be a bit of a pain since you have to replace all your cables. Anker, one of our favorite accessory makers, is here to help with the transition, though. The company is currently offering a 3-pack of its popular PowerLine USB-C cables for just $ 13.99 at Amazon,  [Read More…]

Grab a Micro-USB to USB-C adapter for just $8 today

If you recently switched to a phone that charges over USB-C you may have a lot of Micro-USB cables laying around that are now useless. This handy adapter from Amzer will make all of those cables useful again, and right now you can pick one up for just $ 8.

These USB-C to Micro-USB adapters are great for your legacy devices

Transitioning between standards can be tough, but you can make it easier on yourself.

It was just this time last year that the revolution of moving to USB-C was getting into full swing, and what a difference a year makes. Now just about every new phone you can buy (well, except a pretty notable one) has a USB-C port, and most new laptops have USB-C ports for charging and data.

But of course we don’t all refresh  [Read More…]

Grab this USB-C car charger for just $11 today

Regardless of how much time you spend in the car each day, a charger is one of the most important accessories you can add to it. Cellet’s USB-C high powered charger is a great one to consider to quickly charge your phone for just $ 11 today!

Aukey’s multiport USB-C hub is a great desktop dock for your Chromebook

Connect all your stuff and charge your Chromebook with this handy hub.

I am finding this Aukey USB-C hub is a really great gadget for my Acer Chromebook 14. Not because it adds any specific ports or does a thing I can’t do with my Chromebook another way, but because it’s an all-in-one solution that turns my Chromebook into a desktop machine.

Once set up you plug in one cable and have it all.

Chromebooks are designed  [Read More…]

Grab three of these USB-C adapters for just $7 right now!

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with a deal to make your transition to USB-C even easier!

Aukey is currently offering a three-pack of its Micro-USB to USB-C adapters for just $ 7 with coupon code AUKUSBC6, a savings of $ 3. With these adapters, you can turn those old cables you have laying around into something that can charge your new Samsung Galaxy S8, LG G6, Google Pixel or other compatible phone. The adapters are  [Read More…]

Grab Samsung’s 25W USB-C fast charger for just $25 today

If you’re looking for a fast wall charger for your new USB-C phone, Samsung’s 25W option is a great one to consider. It comes with the wall brick and cable, and right now you can pick one up for just $ 25.

USB-C needs to get smarter before it gets better

Woke up to a dead phone this morning, because my smartphone did something really dumb.

A few nights ago I was away from home and didn’t have my power cord with me, so I had to rely on a battery backup to charge my USB C-based phone for the night. This battery had been stuffed down in the bottom of my backpack for a few days, after having been used to power something else for several hours,  [Read More…]