Traveling with gadgets entails a few things like, you know, travel adapter, power brick, power bank and given how today’s laptop lack of ports, maybe even a USB hub. It can be pretty overwhelming. This is what Shenzhen-based company, ZIRUX aimed to solve with ZIRUS Charger X.
Before we get on with it, can I just say that I am on the fence about this whole keyboard/USB hub hybrid product? And so, yes, what you see before you is a mash up of a keyboard and a USB hub called Kolude KD-K1 Keyhub.
It sucks to know that after spending pretty penny on a laptop, you have to spend more to buy accessories like a USB hub because, the laptop is stingy on ports. Or is it only in the case of MacBook? In any case, those with port-starve laptops, HyperDrive GEN2 is here to save the day.
They say nearly everyone who has a smartphone, has a powerful computer in their pocket. I beg to differ. Does this ‘computer’ has Ethernet port? Or USB ports? If it doesn’t, then it isn’t quite a computer, but with Xdapter, a 6-in-1 adapter for smartphones, it could be an actual computer.
What’s the point having a wall charger with tons of USB ports, but charges your devices like a snail? The Xcentz AW-32011 36W Wall Charger have just 2, but the duo are no ordinary USBs. One is an 18W USB-C Power Delivery and one is an 18W USB Quick Charge 3.0.
What good is a power strip if does not protect the equipment that are plugged to it? This is the rationale behind HuntKey Surge Protected Power Strip which protects not one, not two, but all 12 American standard outlets onboard. 12! TBH, I can’t remember the last time we see a power strip with this […]
If you are a creative, you will want to know about this new product from Sony Electronics, the Sony MRW-S3 Smart Multifunction USB Hub Card with UHS-II SD/microSD Reader. Claiming as the world’s fastest UHS-II SD/microSD card reader, the MRW-S3 also boasts USB 3.1 Gen 2 and up to 100W USB Power Delivery (USB PD), […]
The funny thing with technology is, it seems like the more advanced we get, the more things with have to bring with us. I mean, most people would have a laptop, smartphone, smartwatch, tablet et cetera and that didn’t help when laptops like MacBook Pro has limited ports which result in users having bring extras […]
Life is just too short to be putting up with stupid people, ridiculous movies about cars flying from a building to another, and boring, plain Jane-looking USB hubs. I can’t tell you how avoid stupid people, but I can sure tell you how to avoid those movies (just don’t watch’em!) and as for the USB […]
In achieving the awesome looks, Apple did make some sacrifices on the iMac in terms of usability. I mean, a bunch of ports on the back is not exactly user-friendly, does it? No. It will never be no matter how you look at it. Luckily for the new iMac Pro, its Thunderbolt 3 ports are […]