X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Flipit! USB Charger Doesn’t Require an Outlet All to Itself

by Chris B.
Advertisement

There are never enough outlets in the world. One of the things I hate about checking into most hotels is that there are never available outlets by the bed. Sure, they’ve got free ones on the other side of the room near the desk. However, that doesn’t help me when I want to plug in my phone, which is also my trusty alarm clock. No, I have to dig around and  unplug either their crappy alarm clock or the lamp. Naturally, the alarm clock usually gets the boot. It would be nice if I just didn’t have to choose at all.

Flipit

The Flipit! USB Charger is the perfect solution for the above situation. Instead of taking up an entire outlet all to itself, it rests between the socket and another plug, with the prongs of the other plug passing through it. Pretty cool, right? The only two things I would change would be to have a set of prongs that could flip out, in the event that you don’t actually have anything plugged into the outlet. Also, having a power rating of more than 750ma would be great. Otherwise, this little $16 gadget is perfect for anyone on the road that needs to charge a USB gadget.

Flipit

[via EverythingUSB]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Rare Bird Anti-Pollution Masks

Rare Bird Anti-Pollution Masks

Brings Arts Nier 2B Action Figure

Brings Arts Nier 2B Action Figure

Kyle’s Mom’s a Bitch: Beat Saber Edition

Kyle’s Mom’s a Bitch: Beat Saber Edition

Advertisement
Porsche 911 Targa GTS Can be Packed With $60,000 in Options!

Porsche 911 Targa GTS Can be Packed With $60,000 in Options!

Very Special 2020 Toyota Supra Scoops up $2.1 Million for Charity

Very Special 2020 Toyota Supra Scoops up $2.1 Million for Charity

Pristine 1993 Cobra R Mustang Fetches $132,000 at Auction

Pristine 1993 Cobra R Mustang Fetches $132,000 at Auction