Charging & Power Archive

Maxoak Bluetti EB150 Portable Power Station Review

When you’re out camping or working in your garage, you might not be near a power outlet. The fact is that, while power outlets surround us in our day-to-day lives, sometimes certain devices or powered machines can’t reach those crucial plugs. In times like these, it’s easy to wish for a portable power supply you could bring anywhere you need. For instance, maybe you want …

Aukey (PA-B5) OMNIA 100W PD Charger Review

In the past few years, smartphones and particularly laptops have started drawing more and more power. This means they need powerful batteries that can keep up with modern demands. And the more powerful the battery, the longer the charging time. Because of this, manufacturers have started utilizing PD charging technology. PD charging allows for much higher wattages than USB Type-A or even ordinary USB Type-C. …

PD 3.0 vs QC 3.0 – What’s the Difference?

If you’re shopping for a new charger, you probably see a lot of advertising about PD 3.0 and QC 3.0. These technologies have been integrated into a number of products, including various portable chargers. At first glance, they might look like the same thing. After all, both technologies are designed to charge your battery quickly. It’s just two versions of the same product, right? Well, …

Review of the Maxoak Bluetti AC200 Power Station

Nowadays, we rely on electronic devices more than ever before. Whether you’re using your smartphone for online banking or working on your laptop, you need power for your device. Under ordinary, everyday circumstances, this is a non-issue. Just plug your device into a wall outlet, and you’ve got juice. Of course, not every day is ordinary. For instance, if your power goes out for more …