Saturday, 22 Sep 2018

This Week in Crowdfunding (September 8th 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.

SirTeen, a renewable eco-friendly charging cable

A USB cable that regenerates itself. Its goal is to reduce the amount of cables that are wasted by just fraying near the connector.

sirteen cable

OraSaifu a Hardware wallet for crypto and credit cards with NFC payment

OraSaifu is the first of its kind, all-in-one solution for your asset storage, transaction, and recovery. Empowered with the world’s most advanced asset security technology. OraSaifu allows you to embrace the financial freedom in futuristic style.


Renegade Elite, a mini computer 4 times as fast as a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Libre Computer and Firefly teams bring you the first power efficient 4GB DDR4 single board computer with USB 3.0 and Gigabit Ethernet in a form factor compatible with the Raspberry Pi.

renegade e-ote

FlashLight v2.0, a versatile flashlight that recharges via type-c

Allocacoc’s FlashLight v2.0 is the perfect portable lighting solution to your home. With available matching accessories, it can be used as a bike light, a reading light, or a table lamp. Or simply use it as a flashlight.


X5 plus, a car charger with 4 USB A ports and a Type C port

The X5 is a extendable and detachable back seat hub for ultimate charging flexibility. It has the Ability to charge 5 different devices simultaneously. The X5 plus features one Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 port, one USB Type-C port, and 3 USB-A ports that supply up to 2.4amp each.

X5 plus

GPD Pocket 2, A Windows 10 laptop that could fit in your pocket

The GPD Pocket 2 meets end-to-end premium mobile computing needs of business professionals. Featuring an intel m3 CPU and up to 8 Gigabytes of RAM this pocket sized laptop packs a punch.

GPD pocket

Volta XL, an interchangeable charging cable system with USB-C PD

The Volta XL is a USB cable that can work with all your devices, featuring a Magsafe like technology and USB-C PD we think this could be a great cable for people who have devices that use different types of charging ports.

Volta Xl

Azio Retro compact keyboard,A nostalgic mechanical keyboard that recharges via type C

A Retro style keyboard with mechanical switches and bluetooth options avaliable. the mouse uses USB-C for charging aswell.

Azio keyboard

Omni Ultimate, a very large power bank with USB-C and an AC outlet

The Omni Ultimate provides a top-notch power output. Boasting a massive 150W DC output, 120W AC output, and 60W USB-C output.

Wibo, an AI Charging cable that monitors your charge

The Wibo Cable features Qualcomm Quickcharge 3.0  to USB-C PD. This AI power cable monitors the status of your charge and can tell you if something is wrong.


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.