When it comes to the most updated USB adapters, USB wall chargers, what do you expect them to be like? I guess, people will like them with multiple USB ports and quick charge ability. Now USB adapters with USB Type C and Quick Charge 3.0 are more popular than you thought them would be. And the most advanced and universal 2 types of USB ports will meet your expectations. USB Type-C and Quick Charge 3.0 USB Ports are designed to be built in modern new USB adapters to make your charging more effortless and efficient.
So, what exactly is a USB Type C port and what advantages it has to offer?
USB Type C is has comprehensive improvement for power output, size, charging speed and plug orientation compared to previous USB port types. Most notably, USB Type C is much smaller in size, and flexibly and freely reversible for plug orientation that helps you insert the USB connector effortlessly without worrying about a possible wrong way you are doing it. It works fine without the need to worry about plugging the type C connector upside or upside down. Besides, USB Type C has more and more compatible smartphone and tablet models as new smartphones and tablets of both Android and iOS systems tend to release new models that fit Type C. And rumor has it that USB Type C is going to replace all the other USB types sooner or later.
Let's take a close look at an up-to-date list of smartphones and tablets with USB Type C connectivity.
OnePlus X (Android Smartphone)
LG Nexus 5X
Huawei Nexus 6P
Meizu PRO 5
Xiaomi Mi 4c
Xiaomi Mi 5
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 (Android Tablet)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (Android Smartphone)
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
Gionee Elife S Plus (Android Smartphone)
Gionee Elife S8 (Android Smartphone)
Microsoft Lumia 950
Microsoft Lumia950 XL
LeEco Le 1s
LeEco Le 1s Eco
LeEco Le Max 2
LeEco Le 2
LeEco Le 2 Pro
Nokia N1 Tablet
Apple MacBook 2015
Apple iPad Pro
ASUS ZenFone 3 (Android Smartphone)
UMI Hammer S (Android Smartphone)
HP Pavilion X2 10.1-inch Detachable 2 in 1 Laptop
Samsung Galaxy 7 (Android Smartphone)
Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6 Motherboard
SanDisk SSD’s (USB Type-C series only)
LaCie mobile drive (external hard disk)
Google Pixel C Tablet (Android Tablet)
Google Pixel C (Chromebook)
Google’s second Chromebook Pixel
As for Quick Charge 3.0 USB Port, we can clearly see the rapid development of Qualcomm Quick Charge Technologies by simply comparing Quick Charge 3.0 with its previous 2 versions, Quick Charge 1.0 and Quick Charge 2.0. At early stage, Quick Charge 1.0 was launched with obvious improvement in charging speed compared to the normal charging. 40% is the what it got. A year later, Quick Charge 2.0 was born with an impressively fast charging capacity 75%. When the newest version, Quick Charge 3.0 became available, it is able to charge compatible devices 4 times as fast as standard USB interface.
Let's check out the latest list of devices that's compatible with Quick Charge 3.0:
Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe
Asus ZenFone AR
Baofeng Matrix (VR )
General Mobile GM5+
GeniusIDEA Follow (drone)
HP Elite x3
HTC One A9
LeEco Le MAX 2
LeEco (LeTV) Le MAX Pro
LeEco Le Pro 3
Lenovo ZUK Z2 Pro
LG isai Beat LGV34
Nubia Z11 Max
Qiku Q5 Plus
Sony Xperia XZ
TCL Idol 4-Pro
Vodafone Smart platinum 7
Wileyfox Swift 2
Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus
Wileyfox Swift 2 X
Xiaomi Mi 5
Xiaomi Mi 5s
Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus
Xiaomi Mi Max
Xiaomi Mi Note 2
ZTE Axon 7
ZTE Axon 7 Max
There are way too many USB adapters with Type C and Quick Charge 3.0 on Amazon. Here are 2 most typical models considering the prices and designs for recommendation:
1. Poweradd Quick Charge 3.0 USB Wall Charger with USB C Output, Foldable Plug for iPhone 7 / 6S / Plus, iPad Pro / Air 2 / mini, Galaxy S8 / S7, Note 5 / 4, LG, Nexus, HTC and More
Quick Charge 3.0 Technology
Up to 4X as fast as standard chargers, the Quick Charge 3.0 USB port is able to charge compatible devices from 0% battery level to 80% in just 35 minutes. Backwards compatible with all previous versions of Qualcomm Quick Charge.
USB Type-C Interface - USB 3.1
The latest charging technology: USB Type-C port delivers adaptive fast charging with incremental output of 5V/3A..
SI Smart Charging Technology
The built-in SI smart charging recognition chip can recognize your device and optimize the fastest charging with up to 2.4 amps’ output current per port.
2. Anker Quick Charge 3.0 and USB Type-C 24W USB Wall Charger, PowerPort+ 1 for Galaxy C9 Pro, Nexus, Moto and More
Quick Charge 3.0
Up to 4x faster than standard chargers, Quick Charge 3.0 is capable of charging compatible devices to 80% in just 35 minutes, leaving you more time for you.
For non-Quick Charge-compatible devices, Anker's exclusive smart-charging PowerIQ technology provides their fastest possible charge (up to 2.4A per port).
High-speed USB-C port capable of charging Nexus 5X/6P at full speed.