The best USB-C PD chargers of 2021
These days, nearly every device in your bag has a rechargeable battery — your phone, tablet, wireless headphones and laptop probably being your main priorities. But even if you’re carrying four or more devices around, you don’t need a separate wall charger or outlet or cable for each one. That’s because you can charge nearly everything — including newer laptops — through a one-size-fits-all USC-C device charging technology: USB-C power delivery, or USB-C PD.
OK, that’s a bit of an exaggeration — but not much. The fact of the matter is that if you’re packing the right kind of charging cable (or dongles), and your laptop or device was released in the past couple of years, you’ll be in very good shape. The key, of course, is getting one of the latest and greatest USB-C power delivery chargers. Thankfully, I’ve spent the past few weeks testing some of them and I’ve found some go-to choices for fast charging on the go. Get the CNET Deals & Promotions newsletter
This list goes way beyond a simple phone charger. A few commonalities to the models we focused on: Most of these use a new material called Gallium Nitride (or GaN) that enables […]