Apple Lightning Cable Replacement by Belkin, Review

This Belkin Apple lightning cable replacement for charge & sync (part number 8830bt15381 Rev B01 ) for Apple devices, at just several dollars per cord online is a steal. It’s among the cheapest cables we’ve bought. Yet this lightning cable carries the Belkin name brand, which means high quality. Yet this cable still charges even … Continue reading Apple Lightning Cable Replacement by Belkin, Review



AC Wall to 12v DC Power Adapter Specs for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom Internet Radio Receiver

The US version of the AC wall adapter for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom internet radio discussed here, features removable but non retractable AC prongs, a six-foot long cord, and its larger size and weightier feel suggests a “heavy duty” class of power supply. It’s rectangular shape features a modest width that supports fitting into a  … Continue reading AC Wall to 12v DC Power Adapter Specs for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom Internet Radio Receiver



AC Power Adapter Specs for the Original Victor Reader Stream 303 Talking Book Player

The power adapter shipped with the original Victor Reader Stream model 303 talking book player is a typical five volt switching power supply, that features a male barrel style power connector on one end of a thick, six foot, non detachable cord.  The US version of this power supply sports a standard 120v AC two … Continue reading AC Power Adapter Specs for the Original Victor Reader Stream 303 Talking Book Player



AC Power Adapter Specs for Amazon Alexa Echo Dot 2 Smart Speaker

The power adapter shipped with the Amazon Alexa Generation 2 Echo Dot smart speaker is a typical medium-current USB switching power supply, that features a female A style USB connector, as shown in the next picture. The US version of this USB power supply sports a standard 120v two prong, non polarized plug, featuring non … Continue reading AC Power Adapter Specs for Amazon Alexa Echo Dot 2 Smart Speaker



USB Power Adapter Specs for the Google Home Mini Smart Speaker

The power adapter shipped with the Google Home Mini smart speaker is a typical medium-current USB power supply.  However, the five foot long white cable is permanently attached to the switching power supply (AC wall plug) part. This means that you cannot replace the cable should you accidently damage it.  A very little problem however, … Continue reading USB Power Adapter Specs for the Google Home Mini Smart Speaker



Google Chromecast Audio Receiver USB Power Adapter Specs

The power adapter shipped with the Google Chromecast Audio receiver is a typical medium-current USB power supply, that features a female A style USB connector, as shown in the next picture. Google Chromecast Audio Receiver USB Power Adapter Specs The US version of this USB power supply sports a standard 120v two prong, non polarized … Continue reading Google Chromecast Audio Receiver USB Power Adapter Specs



iClever Dual USB Wall Charger IC-TC02 Review

The iClever Dual USB Wall Charger IC-TC02 is one of the cheapest high-current USB wall adapters we’ve encountered. At under $10 per unit, this AC USB adapter can charge even the highest demand tablet computers, and does so about as quickly as the stock chargers that come with these devices; even quicker in some cases. It’s … Continue reading iClever Dual USB Wall Charger IC-TC02 Review



Utilitech Single Outlet Surge Protector for Treadmill 0090996 Review

The Utilitech Single Outlet Surge Protector for Treadmill, model 0090996 is a 1-outlet device. that can absorb 900 joules of treadmill-destroying surge power. It comes with a $100,000 connected equipment warranty (plenty to cover even the most expensive treadmills). It’s a light-weight and rugged surge suppressor, and offers a sense of security in that when … Continue reading Utilitech Single Outlet Surge Protector for Treadmill 0090996 Review



Philips ActionFit Sports Earhook Earphones Headphones SHQ3200/28 Review

The Philips SHQ3200/28 ActionFit Sports Earhook Headphones reviewed here, have replaced the SHQ3000 headset that we were so fond of back in 2012 during our fervent workout days. But nothing lost in this revision.   These earhook phones seem to perform just as well as their SH3000/28 predecessor, although they may be constructed of more durable … Continue reading Philips ActionFit Sports Earhook Earphones Headphones SHQ3200/28 Review



Bose QuietComfort 25 QC25 Acoustic Noise Canceling Earphones Headphones Review

The Bose QuietComfort 25 active acoustic noise cancelling headphones are a revised and improved version of the QC15 phones, and while these likely cost more than practically any other consumer grade around-ear headphone, you’ll get what you pay for in the QC25s. We sampled these at a nearby Sam’s Club store, and found their music reproduction quite convincing with … Continue reading Bose QuietComfort 25 QC25 Acoustic Noise Canceling Earphones Headphones Review