Oittm AirPods Charging Dock

Although you can recharge your AirPods using just about anything with a Lightning connector, if you’d like to have a proper home for Apple’s wireless earbuds, you may be interested in Oittm’s new AirPods Charging Dock. Designed specifically to both house, charge, and protect your encased AirPods, it features a soft silicone interior so that you can slide the AirPods case in without worrying about scratches, and provides a design aesthetic that matches that of the AirPods.

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iClever BoostCube Dual Port USB Wall Charger

iClever’s released an upgraded version of its BoostCube Dual USB Wall Charger, providing you with an inexpensive yet reasonably attractive charging option for your iPhone, iPad, and other USB electronic devices. Capable of supplying a total of 24W of power across its pair of 5V/2.4A USB ports, you’ll be able to recharge even two iPads simultaneously at the fastest speeds possible.

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Just Mobile AluCharge USB Charger

Just Mobile’s latest “Alu” product, AluCharge ($50), is a multi-port USB charger. The aluminum-bodied charger has four USB ports, with 2.4A max charging per port, and a total max output of 6.2A. Though AluCharge looks like a battery — and is about the size of a battery — the svelte accessory is actually a plug-in charger for home and travel.

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SnapPower SnapPower Charger

With just about everything charging from a USB port these days, juggling power adapters and free outlets can be a problem. While the idea of a wall outlet with built-in USB ports isn’t new, we do like SnapPower’s different approach to the problem with its SnapPower Charger. Instead of requiring that you replace your entire wall outlet — a more costly and complex process — SnapPower has designed a replacement wall outlet cover plate which houses a single USB port on the side, fitting over your existing electrical sockets.

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Satechi Multi-Port USB Charging Station

Satechi’s new Multi-Port USB Charging Station ($30) stands out from many competing power stations by including USB type-C ports. To be exact, this power station has four “classic” USB type-A ports and two type-C ports. The compact 60W station includes a power switch and a total output of 12A, to ensure devices charge quickly. Multi-Port USB Charging Station comes in white or black.

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Belkin Travel RockStar

Belkin’s Travel RockStar ($60) is a battery pack + surge-protected charger. Designed to be a go-to option for travelers, Travel RockStar packs a 3000 mAh USB battery into its blocky frame. Two three-prong surge-protected outlets are included, in addition to a 2A USB output port. A battery meter is located near the USB port. Foldable wall prongs keep the accessory more compact, though no cables are included. Belkin offers a $75,000 connected equipment warranty for “properly connected” devices plugged in to Travel RockStar.

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Spyder PowerShadow Dock

One of the more interesting features of Spyder’s PowerShadow Battery Case for iPhone 6/6s Plus is the company’s PowerShadow Dock ($50) companion accessory. While most battery cases will provide a micro USB port for charging your battery case and iPhone, Spyder has taken this a step farther by building a docking system into its battery case so that you can easily recharge your iPhone and battery case together just by dropping it into a dock on your desk or nightstand.

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Just Mobile AluPlug

Just Mobile’s AluPlug is a two-port USB wall charger that the company calls a “luxury” USB wall charger. That “luxury” comes from Just Mobile’s typical aluminum finishing, which makes up the majority of the plug. AluPlug supports 2.4A charging, so it can charge an iPad at full speed.

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Satechi Aluminum Power Strip

Satechi’s new Aluminum Power Strip ($40) is worth a look as a charging base for both Mac and iOS users. As its name reveals, the power strip is made mostly of aluminum, which makes it a bit nicer to look at than most power strips. Four surge-protected AC power outlets are on top, while the side of the strip includes four 2.4A USB ports for charging. It’s worth noting that the total output is 6A, which means you’ll only be able to charge up to two iPads at full speed at once.

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IK Multimedia iRig PowerBridge

IK Multimedia’s new iRig PowerBridge ($70) is a new accessory that solves an issue we’ve had with IK’s Lightning-connected studio accessories for a while — the problem of powering your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch while using them. Devices such as the iRig PADS, iRig KEYS, and iRig Mic HD connect to the Lightning port, so you can’t normally connect your iOS device to power at the same time. While this is fine for casual use, it can be a problem for anybody looking for a serious studio session.

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Bluelounge Kosta

Bluelounge’s Kosta ($15) is an interesting alternative to the many Apple Watch docks we’ve seen. Kosta is a silicone coaster designed to charge an Apple Watch in Nightstand mode. A magnetic center keeps the charger in place, and there’s a small hole — and a notch in the bottom of the coaster — to keep your cable in place. Kosta comes in dark gray, light gray, or green.

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STM Bowery Energy 13" Laptop Brief

STM has added power to its bags in the new Bowery Energy 13” Laptop Brief. We first saw the company’s plans for the bag at CES this year — Bowery Energy can hold up to a 13” MacBook, along with other accessories, but its most notable feature is where the “Energy” comes from, as the bag comes with its own battery. The included Joey charger allows users to charge devices while within the bag. There’s also a 15” version of the Bowery Energy Laptop Brief.

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SwitchEasy PowerAmp

SwitchEasy’s PowerAmp ($50) is a compact charger with four USB ports that can be covered for their protection. Each port is labeled — there are two ports allowing for 1-2.3A output, one iPad port (up to 2.1A output), and one iPhone port (up to 1A). PowerAmp can deliver a total max output of 5.4A — do the math on which devices you’ll be able to charge at full speed simultaneously — and the charger uses “automatic device identification” to intelligently and efficiently charge your devices. The square charger also protects against overcharging and power surges, and its input support for 100V-240V ensures that PowerAmp is world travel friendly, presuming you have a proper plug adapter — a standard AC wall plug connector is included.

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Bluelounge Portiko

Bluelounge’s Portiko ($25) is a 6’ extension cord with a hub at the end that includes two USB ports and two outlets — one USB port and outlet on each side of the hub. One port is actually marked “iOS,” while the other is marked “USB.” According to Bluelounge, the two USB ports share 2.4A, but only plugging an iPad into the iOS port will charge it at full speed. Portiko ships with a magnetic plate backed with 3M tape, designed for mounting to a wall.

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