Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018

This Week In Crowdfunding (September 22nd 2018)

This Week in Crowdfunding is a new Article “Series” that we are trying out. It will feature several products that we find on Indiegogo and Kickstarter that use USB-C in some form and have not yet reached the end of their funding period.

Hyperjuice. A 100W USB-C PD power bank

The HyperJuice is a beast of a battery pack. It has a capacity of 27000 mAh. Featuring 2 USB-C ports one with 100W USB-C PD and the other with 60W USB-C PD make the HyperJuice a battery pack that can charge just about any laptop with USB-C PD.

Pause, A Face down wireless charger

Pause is a Wireless charger designed to help you disconnect from your digital devices. It is the world’s first face down wireless charger so you deliberately are disconnecting from your phone to take time and experience the real world.

XPL, A universal Power bank

The XPL is designed to be able to charge from just about anything while being able to charge just about anything. For recharging the portable charger you can choose from a lighting, micro usb, or USB-C. As far as output is concerned the XPL has Qi wireless charging in addition to 2 integrated cables for both lighting and for USB-C

Klapbox, a mobile charging station

The Klapbox is a multi device charging station. It has 4 integrated cables with QI charging on the top of the station. With a capacity of 30000 mAh and 50000 mAh this device is a powerhouse best used in an office environment where mobility is not a necessity.

Onyxx, a pocket sized wireless charger
Onyxx is a Wireless charger that can fit in your pocket. It has a usb-c port for input and a USB-A for output in addition to the wireless charging at 10W. The device has a capacity of 5000mAh and is water and dust resistant.

Connectric. A future-proof USB-C hub

Connectric is a USB-C hub with built-in wireless charging. It also comes with 3 USB 3.0 ports as well as HDMI. It also supports PD for charging your phone with cables off of the hub. For mobile uses, it supports DP-alt mode and OTG for phones.

That’s it for This Week in Crowdfunding, Let us know if we missed any and if you want to see more of these products. You can check out last weeks post here, and be sure to check back next week for more USB-C crowdfunding campaigns.