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These are the best Galaxy Note 20 fast chargers you can buy right now

Samsung has officially pulled the wraps off the Galaxy Note 20 series. The Galaxy Note 20 and the Note 20 Ultra feature a specs list that warrants their hefty price tags. The onboard Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC brings a good upgrade in terms of performance while the improved S Pen, wireless DeX mode, and an...

Realme’s 125W UltraDart brings along compatibility with multiple charging protocols

Chinese OEM OPPO recently unveiled its new 125W flash charge technology, which is capable of charging a 4,000mAh battery up to 41% in 5 minutes and 100% in 20 minutes. Now, just a few days since the announcement, OPPO's sister company Realme has come out with its own 125W fast-charging solution called UltraDart. Realme's new...

OPPO unveils its 125W wired and 65W wireless fast charging technologies

The smartphone industry is evolving at an increasingly fast pace. The race to get to the top involves constant improvements in the processing capabilities, cameras, display technology, and battery life. Lately, as the batteries on smartphones have grown bigger, smartphone companies and consumers have been emphasizing on faster-charging solutions, inviting innovation from all directions. Almost...

OPPO to showcase its 125W fast charging technology on July 15

Last year, several smartphone OEMs demonstrated new fast-charging technologies that should launch on new devices this year. While OPPO's 65W SuperVOOC fast charging tech has already made its way to production models, Xiaomi's 100W and Vivo's 120W solutions are yet to make an appearance on a commercial device. But that might change soon, as Vivo's...

iQOO’s 120W FlashCharge fast charging solution can fully charge a 4000mAh battery within 15 mins

In the past few years, the focus for smartphones has slowly shifted towards sufficiently large batteries and faster-than-ever charging. And it makes sense -- as we push for power-hungry technologies like 5G and high refresh rate high-resolution displays, we need to ensure that our phones last in our hands for a few hours at least....

AUKEY made a wireless charging power bank that doubles as a phone stand

Power banks are a great accessory to have around. They can be super helpful when you find yourself in need of some extra battery life in a pinch. Being able to charge your phone without being tied to a wall outlet is very convenient. Power banks with wireless charging have removed the need to carry...

OnePlus might include 65W fast charging support in a future flagship

After months of leaks and teasers, OnePlus finally launched its latest flagships — the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro — early last month. As expected, the devices featured top-of-the-line specifications, including Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 865 chip, up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, up to 256GB UFS 3.0+ storage, and more. However, much like its previous...

AUKEY PB-Y32 and PB-Y24 Power Bank Review – Portable Power for Big to Small

It feels a little weird to be reviewing power banks at a time when more people are staying home than ever. These are accessories that mainly exist for those times when you're out and about, not near a power outlet. But that's not the only time a power bank can be useful. I've been using...

Xiaomi explains why its 100W fast charging isn’t ready yet

When we think of fast charging, generally speaking, Xiaomi isn't the first company that pops into our heads. While they debuted some of the fastest wireless charging on the Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G late last year, the company has always been relatively quiet when it comes to charging. That is with one exception -...

Upcoming 5G Xiaomi smartphone will support 66W fast charging

Over the past year, there's been a bit of a fast-charging war going on in the smartphone space. Companies have been coming up with insane 100-watt and 120-watt fast-charging technologies on their smartphones that can charge up a 4,000mAh battery in as little as 13 minutes. While these are yet to make their way over...

OPPO’s 65W SuperVOOC charges a 4000mAh battery in just 30 minutes

A lot of people complain about battery technology not improving fast enough. Smartphones have been around for over a decade and we still have to charge them every night. But while phones may not be able to last multiple days yet, charging technology has been moving faster. OPPO's 65W SuperVOOC charging can get a 4,000mAh...

Mophie Powerstation Hub Review: Swiss Army Charger

Battery packs and charging accessories are available in abundance. Do a simple search for "battery pack" on Amazon and you'll find a mind-numbing amount of products to choose from. Most of these charging accessories do the same thing, but every once in awhile we find one that is more exciting. Right now, that's the Mophie...