We live in a technology-filled age, and most of us can hardly go for a few hours without using our phone, much less a whole day. Hence it is important to equip ourselves with good, reliable portable chargers and charging cables which will not cost you a bomb.
Baseus is a Chinese tech accessory brand based in Shenzhen and they have a flagship store on AliExpress where they sell various accessories, from phone casings to portable power banks at impressively affordable prices.
And despite its low price point, Baseus surprisingly does not skimp on quality as well, with their products getting numerous positive reviews.
Here are 15 items from Baseus that you should not do without –
This pocket-sized portable charger will be the ideal companion for those in favour of wireless charging but will still like the option of being able to charge with a cable if they choose to. This Wireless Portable Charger is able to carry a maximum of 10,000mAh of battery power with a full charge, and has 10W high power charging when in wireless mode, and 18W high power charging when in wired mode. It also comes with a little pulling bracket for users to rest their phone on whilst charging their phones.
USB Type C Multi USB Hub (US$69.99)
This Multi USB Hub is undeniably the priciest out of all the entries in this list but it is entirely justifiable. A multifunctional converter, this device is designed such that it fits nicely on the end of an iPad Pro but don’t worry as it is still incredibly functional with many other devices such as the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Samsung S10. Being a hub, this device has ports for USB 3.0, 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C, Micro SD memory card, nano SD memory card, and a display port which supports 4K HD output.
Magnetic Charging Cables (US$2.69 – 7.99)
Why get multiple cables for all your different devices when you can just get one cable with multiple charging heads? That’s right, Baseus is currently selling its magnetic charging cable which comes with one common cable and charging heads for micro-USB, USB Type-C, and the lightning cable. According to Baseus, this new charging cable will ensure that your phone’s charging dock is not damaged, since it eliminates the need to constantly remove and insert the charging cable from the dock.
Apple Watch USB Wireless Charger (US$14.99)
Eliminate the need to constantly bring around the charging cable for your Apple Watch with Baseus’ wireless charger. Not only does it look sleek and elegant with its white or black alloy finish and small leather strap attached to the back, but it also promises to fully charge your Apple Watch within only 2.5 hours. It is also small and incredibly portable, making it the ideal travel companion for Apple Watch users.
Wireless Handheld Vacuum (US$39.99)
The number of wireless vacuums being released in the market has definitely increased over the last few years, with companies such as Dyson leading the charge. Unfortunately, with its high price point, not many can afford its wireless vacuum even if they want to. Which is where Baseus’ Wireless Handheld Vacuum comes in, with its compact and portable size, and strong suction power. Baseus touts that its Wireless Handheld Vacuum has a 4,000pa suction force, and comes with washable filters for high reusability. It can also be easily charged with Type-C USB cable.
Portable Mini Air Cooler (US$43)
It can get really hot in the summer so what better way to cool down than with your very own Mini Air Cooler. This retro-looking air cooler is small enough to sit comfortably on your office desk, study table, or bedside drawer. Water can also be added to the air cooler’s tank to turn it into a humidifier. Baseus promises that the Mini Air Cooler will help to cool you down without being loud and disruptive. It is a great tool to have when Summer comes around.
Electric Mosquito Trap Lamp (US$37)
With the ever-present threat of dengue fever looming over our heads, it is highly advisable for everyone to get some products to help prevent themselves from getting bitten. Enter the Baseus Electric Mosquito Trap Lamp which uses light and temperature (it imitates a human’s body temperature) to attract away from you. According to Baseus, it is capable of trapping the Culex, Aedes, and Anopheles mosquito. Once trapped, the lamp’s funnel-type anti-escape design helps ensure that the captured mosquito does not run away.
20,000mAH Portable Charger (US$28.99)
Never be caught in a situation where you are out and about, and your phone is dying but your portable charger does not have enough charge left in it to power your phone back up. Baseus’ 20,000mAh Portable Charger will provide enough power to last you several full charges of your phone so you will not need to keep charging both your portable power bank and your phone. What’s more, the portable charger is also capable of providing an emergency charge for your MacBook. It also supports QC 3.0 quick charge.
Wireless Charging Car Phone Holder (US$24.99)
It can be a hassle to charge your phone while you are driving, the tangle of wires a bother to sort through when all you want to do is quickly charge your phone before it dies before the light turns green. Baseus has the perfect solution to that with their Wireless Charging Car Phone Holder. It comes with automatic locking and non-slip silica gel mat so you will not need to worry about your phone dropping whilst it is charging. Baseus also touts that the Wireless Qi Charger for cars can be operated with one hand, so you can quickly and easily slip your phone onto the phone holder.
Cable Organiser (US$3.39)
Though it is not technically a tech product, a Cable Organiser is a definite must-have in any house. Why contend with a mess of cables when Baseus’ cable organiser is able to help you keep it all neat and tidy. The cable organiser can also be reused, with the paste used by the Cable Organiser able to be reused. The cable holders are also widely compatible with different kinds of cables, from the flat cables to the weaved ones.
Type C 3.0 to USB 3.0 USB Hub Converter (US$13.99)
More laptops nowadays are using USB Type C ports, while external products still use standard USB 3.0. So that you do not find yourself in a position where you are not able to use your mouse or other external devices purely cause of incompatible USB ports, Baseus has the Hub Converter to allow you to use your notebook just like a desktop computer. It comes with five ports and has USB3.0 high-speed transmission. It is also compact and portable, so you will be able to bring it anywhere with you when you are working on your laptop outside.
When deciding what device you need to get for your home, you can never go wrong with a wall charger. Baseus’ Fast Charging LED Wall Charger also comes with multiple ports so the rest of your family can use it to charge up their mobile devices too. Plus with its compact size, it is easy to bring around when you are travelling. Just be sure to bring a travel adaptor along just in case the plug does not fit. According to Baseus, the wall charger is also fall resistant so you don’t need to worry about it breaking if you accidentally drop it once or twice.
Glowing LED USB to Lightning Cable (US$9.98)
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USB to Type C Cable For Android (US$1.69 – 4.99)
Much like the cable mentioned above, this USB Type C Cable is a step up from the usual black or white cables we use to charge our phones. If you are guilty of misplacing your wires or often struggle to find it in the dead of night, then this cable is for you. Not only is it fast charging so you won’t need to leave it plugged in for too long
Wireless Charging Pad (US$12.99)
More phones are hopping on the wireless charging train nowadays, with wireless earbuds such as the Samsung Galaxy Buds and Apple’s newest AirPods joining in. Baseus’s Wireless Charging Pad comes with a digital display of the charging state so that you’ll know the amount of power and voltage your phone is receiving. According to Baseus, their Wireless Charging Pad is able to charge as quickly as one second after you place your device on the pad. Once your device is fully charged, the charging pad will automatically switch to Trickle Protection mode to save your device’s batteries.
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