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The best Thunderbolt docks for your laptop in Summer 2021: CalDigit, Anker, Elgato, and more

Thunderbolt is finally catching up as more and more laptops are now offering the super-fast port. Thunderbolt 4 replaced Thunderbolt 3 last year and while it isn’t faster, there are upgrades in several other areas. The latest version defines new specifications to support full speeds of 40Gbps with cables of up to 2m in length,...

Anker’s super small Type-C charger is now just $14

The increased availability of Gallium Nitride (GaN) transistors has led to a rise in smaller power adapters, helping high-power chargers fit into a more typical design, and shrinking normal 15-30W bricks to impossibly-small sizes. Anker has now discounted one of its USB Type-C chargers to just $13.59 on Amazon, and while this specific charger doesn't...

Anker’s Nebula Solar portable projector with Android TV is $80 off

Anker has been selling Android-based projectors for a few years now, and one of the company's recent models is the Nebula Solar. It's a portable projector that runs Android TV 9.0, giving it full support for thousands of popular TV apps, with a native resolution of 1080p. Anker has now dropped the projector's price to...

Anker’s portable batteries, chargers, and cables are up to 38% off today only

Anker produces some of the best charging accessories available today. I've purchased a few of their wall adapters for family members who needed more charging ports, and I use Anker's 60W PowerPort Atom III wall charger constantly with my laptop and phones. Today the company is discounting a handful of its products for Amazon's 'Deal...

OPPO is licensing its Fast Charging technology to car and chipmakers

OEMs have been pretty bullish on fast charging over the years. There was a time when just 5W was the standard, and 18W was considered a very good charging speed. We now have phones in the mainstream that tout 65W fast charging as their highlight feature, and a few more phones that charge quicker and...

You have the phones, now get the accessories from Anker with their Black Friday sale

It's Black Friday, and you've bought yourself a new phone (or phones!), and maybe some new tech. Congratulations! You've officially done Black Friday right. But you're not done shopping yet, even if you don't know it. Now is also the best time to also get the accessories you need for your new goodies. Whether it's...

This Anker Soundcore Life Q10 Lightning Deal isn’t one to miss

We've showcased a number of headphones already this Prime Day 2020, including the biggest discount we've seen on the Bose QuietComfort 35 II's yet, but while these are all great deals, they are still quite expensive. As much as I know that the QC35s and the Sony XM4s are high-quality wireless headphones, if you're not an audiophile...

[Update: Bolt available now] The Anker Roav Bolt and JBL Link Drive are car chargers that double as Google Assistant speakers

Many new cars are equipped with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay these days, but there are still tons of cars on the road without any smart systems built-in. There's a big market right now for people who want to add smarts to their old car. As mentioned by Google along with the flurry of Assistant...

Google Assistant is Coming to New Connected Speakers and Appliances

IFA 2017 technically starts on September 1st and will last through the 6th, but companies tend to want to jump ahead of the frenzy and announce certain products a day early. This is what we're seeing today with the announcement of three new Google Assistant smart speakers and some soon to be released home appliances...

Anker Planning to Release PowerCore+ 26,800 mAh Powerbank with USB Power Delivery In/Out

A fair few smartphones released in 2016 brought back a focus on usable battery life (finally). Phones started packing bigger batteries as a general trend, and with more efficient SoC's on the rise (Snapdragon 620 series for instance), battery life will again be a hot topic in 2017. However, sometimes your phone's battery is just not...