Charging & Power Archive

iWALK LinkPod Review: Portable Charger, USB-C Power Bank

Keeping your phone battery charged is harder than it’s ever been. Back in the days of flip phones, we didn’t use them as much. A phone was for calling and texting, and that was it. Sure, you had to deal with annoying proprietary chargers. But you only had to charge your phone every couple of days. Despite their more powerful batteries, modern phones require more …

Review of the VOLTME Revo 30W Dual Port GaN III Charger

Keeping all your devices charged can be a problem. Not that long ago, we didn’t worry as much about charging. Before smartphones, you charged your phone once a day or less. Sure, the chargers were non-standard and inconvenient. But you didn’t have to use them all that often. Other than phone calls and the odd text, they stayed in your pocket. By comparison, we use …

Redodo 12V 100Ah LiFePO4 Deep Cycle Battery Review & Analysis

If you’re using solar panels for power, congratulations! You’re contributing to the health of the planet. But solar panels have a major drawback; they only work when the sun is shining. This isn’t an issue if you’re connected to the grid. Thanks to net metering, you can sell excess solar power back to the utility company during the day. At night, you’ll still be able …

PITAKA MagEZ Slider Review: The Most Unique Charging Device?

Our smartphones are more than just tools. In many ways, they’re extensions of ourselves, that allow us to interact with the real world. Yes, they’re a way to stay in touch with friends and family. But think about something as simple as your banking app. If someone hands you a check, you can snap a picture, and the money shows up in your account. Without …