9417 Results for

charge

Article

The Samsung Galaxy S6 just killed two of my favorite Android features

The Galaxy S5 and earlier Galaxy smartphones had replaceable batteries and storage expansion slots. But the new GS6 says goodbye to that flexibility in favor of a sleeker design.

By March 1, 2015

Article

How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By December 16, 2014

Video

See how fast this Storedot modified Galaxy S5 can charge

We check out a demo of Storedot's rapid-charging battery tech, which can fill a phone's power reserves in a mere moment.

By March 3, 2015

Article

Travel adapter puts unique twist on universal charging

Traveling abroad? The Oneadaptr Twist works in 150 countries and includes four USB ports and a MagSafe-compatible connector.

By March 3, 2015

Review

Fitbit Charge

The Fitbit Charge is a fine replacement for the discontinued Fitbit Force, but you're better off waiting for Fitbit's heart-rate-tracking upgrade.

By November 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 20, 2014
Review

Fitbit Charge HR

Fitbit's Charge HR adds heart-rate tracking to an already solid fitness band at a great price, but all the kinks don't feel fully ironed out yet.

By January 29, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 29, 2015
Article

StoreDot rapid-charging battery heads to smartphones this year

StoreDot's sci-fi battery tech -- which charges a phone completely in mere moments -- should pop up in a smartphone before the year's out. And electric cars could be next.

By March 3, 2015

Review

JBL Charge 2

The JBL Charge 2 is an attractive, sturdy portable Bluetooth speaker with strong battery life and the power to juice up your gadgets, but its decent sound is held back by uneven performance.

By December 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 15, 2014
Review

Nokia Wireless Charging Plate DT-903

If you like the idea of a Qi charger that informs you of alerts, the costlier Nokia Wireless Charging Plate is one-of-a-kind, though I'd save my money for an even smarter second attempt.

By February 2, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 2, 2015

Pricing not available

Video

Charge me up, Scotty! Qualcomm's WiPower in action

Forget placing your phone perfectly on a pad. We demo wireless charging that frees you from cords -- and constraints.

By February 24, 2015