Daily Deals (6-17-2020)

Amazon is running a sale on select Anker charging accessories including USB wall chargers, power banks, wireless chargers, and charging cables. Meanwhile if you’re looking for some reading material, Surviving Tomorrow is a new anthology of science fiction from authors including Neil Gaiman, Seanan McGuire, Robert Silverberg and Cory Doctorow that’s available as a $5 […]

Lilbits 355: Intel’s next-gen low-power chips coming in 2020, better graphics in tow

We already knew Intel’s follow up to the Gemini Lake line of cheap, low-power Celeron and Pentium processors would probably be code-named Elkhart Lake and that the new chips could pack way more performance, possibly by combining high-performance “Sunny Cove” CPU cores, lower-power “Tremont” cores, and Intel Gen11 graphics. Now, if a leaked product roadmap […]

Daily Deals (3-05-2019)

Amazon is running a 1-day sale on Anker charging accessories, which means you can pick up a 10,000 mAh battery pack for $20, a pretty decent 30W travel charger for $17, or a car charger that’s also an FM transmitter and Bluetooth receiver for $19. Here are some of the day’s best deals. Batteries & […]

Daily Deals (10-10-2018)

Google’s new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones support wireless charging, and Google has a $79 Pixel Stand to sell you if you want an official wireless charger. But like practically every other phone on the market that uses wireless charging, Google’s phones are compatible with pretty much any Qi-certified wireless charger. That means […]

Anker PowerHouse 200 is a massive battery that charges all the things

Anker is probably best known for selling a range of affordable-yet-decent portable batteries, chargers, earbuds, and other smartphone accessories through Amazon. But last year the company introduced something a bit bigger, in the form of a 434 Wh battery called the Anker PowerHouse. It’s a $500 beast that has a 3-prong power plug as well […]

Eufy Genie is Anker’s $35 answer to the Amazon Echo Dot

Amazon’s Echo Dot is a small, always-listening speaker that supports voice controls (and questions) thanks to Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant software. But Alexa is also available to third-party device makers, so while the $50 Echo Dot is Amazon’s cheapest Alexa-capable speaker, it’s not necessarily the cheapest Alexa-capable speaker. Case in point: budget gadget maker Anker is launching […]

Deals of the Day (6-16-2016)

Anker makes some of the most popular smartphone accessories sold on Amazon, including Bluetooth speakers and earbuds, portable batteries, chargers, USB chargers, and other gadgets. The company even has a robotic vacuum cleaner. Part of the reason these devices are popular is because they’re decent. But a large part of their appeal is that they’re cheap… […]

Anker’s 120,600 mAh Powerhouse battery charges your phone 40 times

If Amazon rankings are anything to go by, Anker makes some of the most popular portable batteries that let you charge your smartphone on the go. Usually these battery packs range in capacity from around 2,000 mAh to 20,000 mAh, which usually means you can recharge a typical smartphone between 1 and 5 times before you […]

AnkerBox is a portable battery rental service

Anker makes some of the most popular portable battery packs sold on Amazon. Now the parent company of Anker is trying something different: instead of selling you a portable battery that you can lug around all day, AnkerBox will let you borrow or rent one just when you need it. Here’s the idea: need to […]

Deals of the Day (3-28-2016)

Already have a PC, phone, and tablet, but on the lookout for some good deals on accessories? Today’s daily deals roundup includes some great prices on portable batteries, chargers, Blu-ray drives, routers, webcams, and more. Amazon is running some particularly good sales today, letting you pick up a Microsoft wireless mouse for as little as […]