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Summer is just months away for those in the northern hemisphere, and that means lots of pesky flies. FOLD may appear to be a standard folding fan, but it’s actually an innovative USB-powered fly swatter. When not in use, it folds into a compact case and can be charged via USB-C. Open it up? The mesh area is electrified and can zap just about any insect with ease or even double as a fan to cool you down on warm days. Read more for additional pictures.
RAVPower’s 60W 12A 6-Port Desktop USB Charging Station offers full-power simultaneous charging via iSmart technology for all your devices, and it’s being offered for just $14.99 with coupon code: CACWGXZK as well as clipping the on-page $3 off discount, today only, originally $23.99. By charging everything through a single multi-port wall charger, you reduce the number of plugs required and free up outlets in your home as well as office. Plus, the 1.5-meter (4.9-foot) power cable is long enough to let the charger reach further or be hidden out of sight. Product page – be sure to enter coupon code: CACWGXZK and clip the on-page discount. Read more for a hands-on video preview and additional information.
Let’s face it, most USB adapters put function over form, that is unless…you’re talking about Cable Pets by designer Suki Lee. Put simply, each appendage on the cartoon-like device functions as a cable. You’ll find USB, micro USB, USB Type-C, and Lightning cables, all of which can be used simultaneously when plugged into a battery pack or compatible power source. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Former student Vishwanath Akuthota of The College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York has pleaded guilty in the destruction of 66 computers at the school using a USB killer device. How does this device work? When connected to any device, it begins to accumulate charge from their capacitors, until it reaches the critical voltage, and then rapidly discharges it back to the host device, thus frying its electronic components. Read more for a video of USB killers being used on a Tesla Model 3 as well as other devices.
Rugged Geek’s RG1000 Portable Car Jump Starter doubles as a power bank with laptop compatibility, all for $67.77 shipped, today only, originally $199.99. It will boost most vehicles with gas engines up to 7.0L in size and diesel engines up to 3.5L in size. The powerful 39Wh battery can boost an average vehicle over 20 times on a single charge. Two high power USB ports allow you to charge all your USB devices, while one variable output laptop charging port charges most laptops on the market today. Product page. Read more for a hands-on test video and additional information.
AUKEY’s (PA-X06) surge protector not only boasts 4 AC outlets and 2 USB ports, but doubles as a nightlight, all for $14 with coupon code: AUKEY06X, today only, originally $19.99. Charge two phones at the same time with a total current output of 2.1A. Stand your phone on top of the USB wall outlet while it’s being charged. No worries about short charging cables, the lack of an accessible table, or the risks of leaving your phone on the floor. The front LED panel gives off a soft yellow light when the ambient light sensor on the bottom detects low light levels in the surrounding environment. Product page – be sure to enter coupon code: AUKEY06X during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Aukey’s Mac Pro-inspired Power Strip with 6 USB Ports is great for travel, and it’s being offered for just $20.50 shipped with coupon code: 98UZ6HNO, today only, originally $49.99. Offering 12 AC outlets and 6 USB ports that power up to twelve electrical devices and six USB-powered devices like your smartphone, tablet, Bluetooth speaker, and more. One button on the top to conveniently power on or off the PA-S14 and all attached devices. Advanced circuitry and built-in safeguards protect your devices against excessive current, overheating, and over charging. Product page – be sure to enter coupon code: 98UZ6HNO during final checkout to receive the additional discount.
Sabrent’s 60 Watt (12 Amp) 10-Port USB Rapid Charger only requires a single outlet, and it’s being offered for just $19.99, today only, originally $44.99. Smart port technology maximizes compatibility with Android, Apple and other devices by enabling charging speeds of up to 12 amps among 10 ports or 2.4 amps per port. Perfect for International Travel – AC 110-220V input voltage. Product page. Continue reading for another video review, more pictures and information.
Sabrent’s 60 Watt (12 Amp) 10-Port USB Rapid Charger ensures maximum charging power to all plugged-in devices, and it’s being offered for just $29.99 shipped, today only, originally $44.99. Simply connect any USB mobile device, such as an iPad, iPhone, iPod, Tablet PC, Smartphone, a Wireless Hotspot etc. and quickly charge all your devices from one place. It’s durable and lightweight and works great at home / office as well as a must-have travel companion to charge all your power-hungry devices. Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Sleek and stylish, the RAVPower 32,000mAh Power Bank is unlike any other that you’ll find in its price range, as the charger offers up to 11-days of power. What does this mean? It’s capable of fully charging an iPhone X approximately 7.1 times, a Samsung Galaxy S8 up to 6.4 times, iPad mini up to 4.3 times, or an iPad Pro up to 1.8 times over, making the power bank perfect for everyday use. You also get three iSmart 2.0 USB ports, which means you’ll be able to charge multiple devices simultaneously. Product page. Continue reading for our full review, complete with hands-on pictures.