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Topic # 135108 14-Nov-2013 12:41 Send private message

I'm after a high capacity dual USB wall charger like the one in the following link:

http://www.laserco.net/products/power-devices/usb-charging/PW-USB48A-WHT

I've tried to source the above item but it doesn't appear to be available yet.  Has anyone come across a similar item here in NZ?

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  Reply # 933822 14-Nov-2013 12:50 Send private message

How high capacity do you need? Antec do a charging hub with 2x2.amp and 2x1amp ports if that's any help.

All the others I've found only have 1 2A+ port and then 1 - 3 1A ports.




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  Reply # 933825 14-Nov-2013 12:53 Send private message

Hi,

I'm after something around the same capacity as the Laser one I linked too. Just a standard wall charger for portability.


Cheers.

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  Reply # 933834 14-Nov-2013 13:15 Send private message

It's not quite what you're after but 1 x 2amp and 1 x 1amp http://dx.com/p/dual-usb-au-plug-power-adapter-for-iphone-5-white-110-240v-183293

I have a couple of them and they seem good quality, and fairly cheap.




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  Reply # 933836 14-Nov-2013 13:19 Send private message

rp1790: It's not quite what you're after but 1 x 2amp and 1 x 1amp http://dx.com/p/dual-usb-au-plug-power-adapter-for-iphone-5-white-110-240v-183293

I have a couple of them and they seem good quality, and fairly cheap.



Thanks.  This is close but not quite there.  I want something to be able to charge 2 iPads easily and reasonably quickly.  Although I'm no expert in this area, I believe I really need 2 x ~2A outputs to achieve this (just like the Laser one provides).


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  Reply # 933842 14-Nov-2013 13:25 Send private message

I kind of went through this exercise recently and ended up with those ones from dx.com so if you find dual 2amp charges I'd be keen to know where.



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  Reply # 933844 14-Nov-2013 13:26 Send private message

rp1790: I kind of went through this exercise recently and ended up with those ones from dx.com so if you find dual 2amp charges I'd be keen to know where.


Thanks, this is good to know.  I will keep my eye on the Laser ones and hopefully they will eventually be released :)

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  Reply # 933873 14-Nov-2013 14:14

DSE have a Belkin 2x 2.1amp at only 2x$20 ($39.98)

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  Reply # 933883 14-Nov-2013 14:24 Send private message

Bung: DSE have a Belkin 2x 2.1amp at only 2x$20 ($39.98)


Got a link to it?  I can only see this one at $49.98 http://www.dicksmith.co.nz/batteries/belkin-dual-usb-wall-charger-dsnz-a7489

N
ot bad though...

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  Reply # 933903 14-Nov-2013 15:03 Send private message

Am I missing something here? The one that Inphinity linked to fits the bill. 2 x 2.4A @ $39.95




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  Reply # 933913 14-Nov-2013 15:09 Send private message

Not sure the one from Antec qualify's as a "wall charger" though, and it's $65. Seems to have a separate power supply/input and doesn't plug directly into a wall socket.

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  Reply # 933938 14-Nov-2013 15:38

rp1790:
Bung: DSE have a Belkin 2x 2.1amp at only 2x$20 ($39.98)


Got a link to it?  I can only see this one at $49.98 http://www.dicksmith.co.nz/batteries/belkin-dual-usb-wall-charger-dsnz-a7489

N
ot bad though...


Sorry I cocked up and quoted dicksmith.com.au price.

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  Reply # 933943 14-Nov-2013 15:44 Send private message

Yeah I missed something :D I followed to first link (the one OP posted) and not the one Inphinity posted.

*facepalm* sorry about that.





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  Reply # 933950 14-Nov-2013 15:52 Send private message

This is pretty cool though http://www.laserco.net/products/power-devices/usb-charging/PW-USB101-BLK

Think that is on my christmas list.. :)




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  Reply # 933975 14-Nov-2013 16:14 Send private message

Well, this looks perfect, shame it's out of stock

http://jaycar.co.nz/productView.asp?ID=MP3459&w=dual+usb+charger&form=KEYWORD

Only $31.50, damn.



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  Reply # 934390 15-Nov-2013 13:06 Send private message

Thanks everyone. I ended up pickup up the Belkin one from DSE. That should satisfy my needs.

Thanks again.

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