Charging station

IDAPT Universal Charger

At one time or another throughout a day, desk space can easily become cluttered with gadgets galore sitting and charging (has anyone seen the mouse?). Rediscover the surface of your desk with the IDAPT Wireless Charger i4w Qi. When using this charger, you will use only a small amount of space to charge up to [...]

Posted in: Android related, Cables, Batteries and Chargers, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News, Tablets, Ultra Portables

This Universal Multi-Device Charging Station can charge up to six USB-chargeable devices simultaneously.  It has six USB ports inside; two of them are 5V, 1A for charging smart phones and similar devices, and four of them are 5V, 2A for charging power-hungry tablets.  There are slots on top to hold your devices as they charge, [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News

Plug this thing into a wall outlet, and you'll have six 110V AC outlets, two 5V, 2A and two 5V, 1A USB jacks, and one 30-pin Apple connector at your service.  The BESTK Wall Charging Station is made of fire-resistant ABS material, and it has a built-in fuse and overload/short circuit/surge protection.  It has LED power indicators [...]

Posted in: Gear, News

Here's another product from Hammacher Schlemmer that will organize your charging setup.  The Bluetooth Handset Quad Charger comes with four microUSB and two 30-pin Apple cables to connect smartphones and tablets for charging.  The built-in dock areas keep everything tidy.  The Bluetooth handset connects with up to two devices simultaneously, so you won't miss calls while [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News

This device from Hammacher Schlemmer lets you optimize what a single wall outlet can do.  This speaker dock with a clock radio lets you charge up to six devices in a space that H-S says is less than the room occupied by a toaster (11 1/2" L x 10" W x 7" D).  The Six [...]

Posted in: Android related, Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News

Hmmm.  I thought the purpose of a charging station was to make your desk or tabletop look neater.  The MultiPot Clear Charging Hub with LED Lamp from nova68 corrals the cords, but it doesn't exactly hide the tangled mess of cables.  This 9.25" long x 7.5" tall x 9.25" wide plastic pot is a lamp with [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, Gear, News

If you are an Apple mobile device fan like me and have more than one (two or even three) Apple devices, then you are probably looking for a convenient way to charge all of those devices at once. Enter Griffin's new PowerDock 5, a multi-device charging stand that allows you to charge up to five [...]

Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, News

If you're in a multi-iPad/multi-iPhone household like me, you know how hard it can be to get everything charged at once without using half the outlets in the house.  With the Sydnee iOS Recharge Station from Kanex, you'll be able to charge up to four iPads and/or iPhones in one compact charging station.  The Sydnee [...]

Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, News

Just as the title says, you can charge tablets, phones, MP3 players, cameras - most anything USB-chargeable - with the Converge Rest and Recharge from Quirky.  The pictures even show it charging an iPad 2, which uses 2.1A.  The Converge has four powered USB ports hidden in the back and a slot through which you [...]

1 comment
Posted in: Gear, News

If you have a lot of gadgets - and I'm betting you do - you have a lot of charging cables.  The Powerslice Universal Charger from fuse™ can unclutter your charging area by charging four devices at once with only one AC connection.  There are three replaceable "slices" on the charging base that you fill with [...]

Posted in: Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News

Cost Plus World Market sells a line of inexpensive, attractive home office furniture.  The Natural Charles Charging Station Hutch sits on top of the Charles Sawhorse desk to provide a place for charging your gadgets;  there's also a place for note cards or pens.  You apparently provide your own power strip, which will fit inside [...]

Posted in: Gear, Miscellaneous, News

KangaRoom makes home and office organizers, and they've turned their expertise to gadget cord organization.  They've taken it a step further and turned a simple cable organizer bag into a charging station you can use at home or on the road.  The KangaRoom Travel Cord Organizer + Charging Case has mesh pouches to hold cords [...]

Posted in: Gear, News

iHome is known for its docking speakers/alarm clocks that keep your iPod charged. The people at iHome know that many of us now have a variety of devices that need charging.  With the introduction of the iB967, iHome is giving us a compact station for charging up to four devices simultaneously.  The iB967 has two iPod/iPhone docks [...]

1 comment
Posted in: Gear, News

The Messless Universal Charge Station from Hedonics lets you charge up to four devices in an 8" diameter space.  The Messless charger comes with ten connectors that will allow you to charge a multitude of devices.  You get connectors for mini USB, micro USB, Apple iPod, Nokia mini, Nokia, Sony Ericsson t28, Sony Ericsson K750, [...]

Posted in: Gear, News

I've been using one of those inexpensive, black plastic charging stations on my bedside table for recharging my phone, iPod touch, and my Sony reader.  Those stations are nice because they only need one outlet, but it takes up a lot of room on my table.  I like the idea of those charging mats, but [...]

Posted in: Gear, Reviews