USB-C Power Meter Helps You Spot Counterfeit Accessories Before They Fry Your Gadgets

The promise of USB-C is great: One cable to connect all of your devices, laptops, tablets, smartphone. Unfortunately it comes with the big caveat that you might end up damaging your gear if you cheap out on a USB-C cable. But Satechi’s new Type-C Power Meter makes it easy to tell if your USB-C gadgets … Read more USB-C Power Meter Helps You Spot Counterfeit Accessories Before They Fry Your Gadgets

This little power meter could save your computer from shoddy USB-C accessories

USB-C will be the universal standard before long, and for good reason. It’s extremely versatile and can provide ample power to boot, but that also means the number of crappy bargain bin USB-C accessories is going to absolutely explode in the very near future. Bad things happen when you rely on a cheaply made cord or … Read more This little power meter could save your computer from shoddy USB-C accessories

USB-C power meter helps protect your MacBook from dodgy accessories

Satechi hopes to prevent dodgy USB-C accessories from causing damage to your MacBook with its new USB-C Power Meter, which shows you exactly how much power is being pulled from and passed into your machine in real-time. USB-C might be a wonderful, do-it-all standard, but many of the low-cost accessories and cables that you’ll find on the … Read more USB-C power meter helps protect your MacBook from dodgy accessories

The 9 best USB-C smartphone accessories

USB is dead! Long live… USB-C! Yes, having been around in some form or other since the ’90s, the humble Universal Serial Bus has undergone a transformation in the past year or two. Where once you had microUSB and Mini USB and Pixie USB (OK, not the last one), we now increasingly have one type … Read more The 9 best USB-C smartphone accessories