Portable

The OnePlus 7 Pro Inches Up On Apple & Samsung at werd.com

The OnePlus 7 Pro Inches Up On Apple & Samsung

Posted in Portable and Tech

The 7 Pro phone from China’s OnePlus brand, is a more affordable phone with higher end features found in Apple & Samsung’s best devices: an AMOLED all-screen display with a 90Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 855 processor, (up to) 12GB of RAM, UFS3.0 standard storage, 4000mAh battery and a triple camera array with wide-angle and telephoto lenses.

This Case Keeps Your AirPods Within Reach at werd.com

This Case Keeps Your AirPods Within Reach

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

The AirSnap case is a case for your AirPods Charging Case.This actually makes sense because it keeps your ear buds safe & accessible. There’s a built-in swivel clip you can hook to your backpack or bag so you won’t have to look through all your pockets to find them. When your battery is low, charge your AirPods via Lightning, or place AirSnap on your wireless charger, without having to remove the case.

Google Introduces Pixel 3a & 3a XL Phones at werd.com

Google Introduces Pixel 3a & 3a XL Phones

Posted in Portable and Tech

Google unveiled a pair of new phones: the Pixel 3a & 3a XL, both designed to bring the user experience & feel of the original Pixel 3 phone—as well as most of its features—to a better price point. Fresh features include things like AR added to Google Maps, automatic robocall screening, & time lapse picture mode.

Shoot Phone Photos Like a Pro at werd.com

Shoot Phone Photos Like a Pro

Posted in Photography and Portable and Tech

Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, and pretty much all other phones, the clip-on Phone Lens Kit by Black Eye gives you 3 premium-quality lenses to seriously enhance your phone photography: a 2.5X telephoto, a distortion-free 120º cinema wide-angle, and a super-wide 180º fisheye. The kit comes with a rugged case for travel.

The Nubia Alpha is a Smartphone You Wear On Your Wrist at werd.com

The Nubia Alpha is a Smartphone You Wear On Your Wrist

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

Combining the functions of a smartphone with the wearability of a watch, the Nubia Alpha, is a smartwatchphone with a flexible 4-inch display that wraps around your wrist. Powered by an Android-based OS, the wraparound OLED screen allows for easy swipe & scroll navigation of apps. It also offers gesture-controls, allowing users to activate functions with the flick of the wrist. Other key features include a built-in speaker, Bluetooth connectivity & a 5MP camera.

The Nokia 9 PureView is a Phone for Photographers at werd.com

The Nokia 9 PureView is a Phone for Photographers

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

Nokia just pulled out its new flagship phone. The Android-powered 9 PureView features a 6-module camera developed in partnership with Leica, to take photos of a quality never-before-seen with a smartphone. The camera array includes two 12 MP RGB sensors featuring Zeiss optics, three 12 MP monochrome sensors with Zeiss lenses, and a time-of-light (ToF) depth sensor. The front-facing camera will take a 20MP selfie. In addition to all the camera tech, it’s a powerful device with every feature you expect & then some.

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Fold Phone at werd.com

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Fold Phone

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Big news from the world’s number one smartphone manufacturer Samsung. Their latest creation, the Galaxy Fold is a phone that, yeah, folds. Just like the old days. Except this one opens like a book to reveal a tablet-size 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display. This Android-powered device will be able to run 3 apps at a time and offers apps like Microsoft Office, YouTube, and WhatsApp optimized for the new display. Along with twice the screen size, you get to pay about twice the price. Available April 26.

Anker’s PowerHouse 200 is Portable & Plenty Powerful at werd.com

Anker’s PowerHouse 200 is Portable & Plenty Powerful

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

Sometimes when we jump on those version 1.0 products, we jump too soon. Case in point: the second-generation version of Anker’s extra-large PowerHouse portable battery. This new one is much smaller, lighter, and nearly half the price. Granted it’s not as powerful as the original big boy but this 7-pound PowerHouse 200 cube gives users 200Wh of power, 1 vehicle-class 9V port, a 100-watt AC output, 2 fast charge USB-A ports, and 1 USB delivery port. Recharges via USB-C, AC, or solar.

The Zendure SuperTank Delivers 100-Watts of High Speed Charging Power at werd.com

The Zendure SuperTank Delivers 100-Watts of High Speed Charging Power

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

For legit portable power, the Zendure SuperTank is at the top of the stack. It’s a 27,000 mAh portable charger with dual USB-C PD (100W + 60W) & dual USB-A ports, capable of charging your MacBook Pro from 0-100% in just 1.5 hours, plus power up all your other compatible devices. It’s also equipped with 4 USB outputs. The design is super-durable and it takes just 1 hour to fully recharge. Another funded Kickstarter.

Find Your Friends with the LynQ Tracker at werd.com

Find Your Friends with the LynQ Tracker

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

When the crew you came with disperses into the crowd, the LynQ Tracker can help you find find them again. It’s a sort of digital compass that uses GPS to guide you back to your people. Up to 12 of these devices can be linked together. It doesn’t need a cellular connection or data to track locations and has a range of about 5 miles, which could come in handy for festivals, hikes, and other outdoor adventures. Battery life: 3 days. These devices will be available this summer.

Here’s Your Ticket To Endless Backup Battery Power at werd.com

Here’s Your Ticket To Endless Backup Battery Power

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The RAVPower 5000 external battery pack is a power bank that’s compact, stylishly designed, lightweight, fully portable and imperceptible when put into a backpack; perfect for on-the-go charging. It’s equipped with 2.4a output and 2a input with iSmart technology that delivers optimal charging current for any connected device.

Ditch Those Dongles for a High Five at werd.com

Ditch Those Dongles for a High Five

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

You’ve needed the High Five for a lot longer than it has existed. Now that it’s here, you can ditch some dongles. The High Five is a 5-in-1 charging cable with all the connections you need in one compact, mini-cable rig. It’s got a USB-A connector, Micro-USB & USB-C output, Lightning & Micro-USB 2-in-1 connector, and a USB-C connector. Fits on your keychain for easy access everywhere you go.

This Might Be the Most Legit Portable Powerbank Yet at werd.com

This Might Be the Most Legit Portable Powerbank Yet

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

The PWR27 Powerstation is the kind of backup power supply that leaves nothing to chance. With 27,000 mAh, it gives you 7 days of power, A/C, USB-C & A outlets. It can charge up to 5 devices at once & it’s also the first A/C powerbank to feature integrated solar battery life extension & emergency trickle recharge. It is IP67 waterproof, crushproof to 2 tons & is drop-proof from 1000+ft. A funded Kickstarter.

Anker is About To Release the World’s Smallest USB-C Wall Charger at werd.com

Anker is About To Release the World’s Smallest USB-C Wall Charger

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

For USB-C power you can take on your travels,  there’s nothing out there as small & light as the new PowerPort Atom PD 1 wall charger from Anker. It’s the world’s smallest. It has a 30W output which is enough juice to charge your smartphones, tablets, 12-inch MacBook, Chromebook, or a Nintendo Switch. The brand also has an even more powerful 100-watt dual USB-C, dual USB-A port Atom PD 4 charger in the works.

SolarCru Delivers Featherweight Off-Grid Power at werd.com

SolarCru Delivers Featherweight Off-Grid Power

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

The 6W SolarCru charger is the smallest and lightest foldable solar panel charger on the market. It’ll fit in your pocket or mount to your pack & charge your phone in 3.75 hours, or your tablet in 7.5 but you can also link up to 3 panels together, tripling the wattage to 16W which will charge your phone in just 1 hour. Its super-sensitive solar cells continue charging even in the shade. It comes with a battery bank to also give you backup power to use after the sun sets. The SolarCru weighs just over a 1/2 pound and is also water, heat, & scratch resistant. A funded Kickstarter.

Mophie’s New Juice Pack Just Liberated Your Lightning Port at werd.com

Mophie’s New Juice Pack Just Liberated Your Lightning Port

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

Mophie solved a problem that Apple created for itself when the headphone jack was eliminated & squeezed over into the Lightning port. With their new battery cases for iPhone X, Xs Max, Xs/X and XR, you can charge the phone & listen to music with wired headphones at the same time. These new juice packs provide Qi wireless charging and to charge the case itself, you can either plug it in with a USB-C input or place it on a Qi-based wireless pad.