Satechi Slim Surge Protector | US$15.99 | www.satechi.net
when we plugged in to charge our devices, we hardly take power surge into consideration. in reality, electrical spikes and surges are common occurrences and they can do harm to your expensive gadgets or worst, resulting in fire that could more lost than monetary. the market is not lacking of power strip with surge protection to prevent such unfortunate events, however, the last thing we need is yet another space-devouring device and not to mention, a potential tripping hazard if you leave the power strip on the floor (which is what most of us do, isn’t?). additionally, the product not only has to be functional but also must have a reasonably pleasing aesthetic to match. the latter is something most power strips can’t fulfill.
with the Satechi Slim Surge Protector, the last things you have to worry about is space and aesthetic. sporting a compact slim form factor that plugs directly into your wallet outlet, it offers protection against spikes and surges for up to 5 devices with its 3 grounded outlets and a pair of USB ports that deliver 2.1 amps of power to charge your modern day gadgets like tablets, smartphones or any other USB-powered devices. and if you are a frequent traveller, its 5″ tall, 3.5″ wide (12.7 cm, 8.9 cm) compact form factor allows it to accompany you to whenever you may go and providing you with a peace of mind regardless where you may be charging your gadgets. even if you don’t travel, this piece of sleek device can turn any outlet in your home or office into a protected charging station for your gadgets.
the Satechi Slim Surge Protector can be yours for just $15.99. oh, and one more thing: as you can see from the image, it works with U.S. standard plug. so if you are residing in a country with other plug standards, then tough luck for you. hit the jump for a few more look.