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Wireless Charger Anker Qi Certified Ultra Slim Wireless Charger Compatible iPhone Xs Max XS XR X 8 8 Plus Galaxy S9 S9 S8 S8 Note 8 and More PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad No AC Adapter

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2019 (Refresh Now)
7.7
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/10
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Review Summary - 921 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Charging
 445
charging, charge, charges, anker, wireless charger
+70%
-30%
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" ...  Charged my phone for one day and now longer worked.  ...  "
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" ...  Just drop the phone on and I’m fully charged the next day.  ...  "
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" ...  Charges efficiently and has no issues with charge time or shortages.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as expected, just drop the phone on and it charges.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to charge phone without cord.  ...  "
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" ...  Greater charger at half the price of most wireless chargers.  ...  "
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" ...  It seems to charge relatively fast even with a semi thick case. ... I have since upgraded to a fast charger that is way thicker and smaller . ... but charges faster (minimally).  ...  "
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" ...  Slim with Charging indicator  ...  "
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Product Reliability
 122
months, month, working, anker, weeks
+39%
-61%
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" ...  This charger stopped working after 1 month of normal use.  ...  "
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" ...  It lasted 31 days.  ...  "
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" ...  Garbage, I bought 2, and lass than 3 months both don’t work !!  ...  "
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" ...  This was working great until it stopped working at all on the 5th month.  ...  "
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" ...  Mine only worked for a few months  ...  "
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" ...  Used once and it stopped working  ...  "
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" ...  I tried multiple tones multiple days .  ...  "
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" ...  Stopped working less than a month after I bought it, flashes blue when place phone on it  ...  "
Battery Life
 110
charged, charger, charges, hours, charging
+48%
-52%
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" ...  I just received mine in the mail today and I tried it out right away it only charges my phone half the time it starts charging then stops then starts then stops and the foot long cord that came with it to plug into the adapter is an absolute joke.  ...  "
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" ...  Also takes placing on the pad several times to get it to charge  ...  "
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" ...  As of 12/18/18 it is now fully dead and no longer charges.  ...  "
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" ...  Very slow charge.  ...  "
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" ...  Maybe my charger is just faulty?  ...  "
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" ...  Piece of garbage, takes forever to charge.  ...  "
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" ...  It appears the first one I received was a dud and charged very slow, (think 20-25% battery charge in one-hour!).  ...  "
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" ...  At first it charged normally but not faster.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 63
works great, phones, samsung, iphone 8, iphone x
+71%
-29%
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" ...  I have a new I phone 10.  ...  "
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" ...  We just place our phones on the pad and get a good connection.  ...  "
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" ...  Works perfectly with my iphone 10.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great with the iPhone XR.  ...  "
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" ...  Tried with multiple phones (LG & Apple).  ...  "
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" ...  Works great with my galaxy s9+  ...  "
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" ...  Plugged in and worked right away.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great for my Samsung S8 and wife's iPhone  ...  "
Cables
 56
cord, charging, charger, longer, cables
+64%
-36%
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" ...  They sent a new cable right away. ... The new cable is far better than the one that came with my charging pad.  ...  "
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" ...  4’ and this includes a 3’ cord.  ...  "
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" ...  No hassling with cords when you get a call - pick up take call - lay back down.  ...  "
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" ...  Compactness: The disc shaped charger is small and the cable was nice and malleable (I can’t stand cables that try to snap back into their packaged geometry! ... AND now we’ve got a few extra lightning cables and 5 watt adapters left over by switching to wireless — perfect for a travel kit or guests.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to charge phone without cord.  ...  "
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" ...  It's so nice not having to plug a cable into my phone every night.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a handy charger if you want to charge your phone and listen to non-wireless headphones since you need to use the cable jack.  ...  "
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" ...  Set it on the console of a Tahoe and plugged the cable into a usb charger in the power outlet nearby.  ...  "
Fit
 53
thick, pop socket, otterbox, iphone, otter box
+70%
-30%
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" ...  I will say though that if no case is used on this phone, the glass is so slick it can actually very gradually slide out of place.  ...  "
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" ...  This also works with thick cases like the Otterbox Defender cases.  ...  "
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" ...  Just make sure to place your phone securely in the middle of the pad, not off to the side.  ...  "
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" ...  The replacement works like a charm for both of our phones and we have popsockets and different cases.  ...  "
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" ...  Works with my case and has a nice non slip surface.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't tried with popsocket and a case, but just popsocket works fine  ...  "
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" ...  Stays on my desk so I put my phone on it there.  ...  "
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" ...  It's super convenient, and works very well with my s8 (case is metal but easy to remove).  ...  "
Ease of Use
 51
easy, use, simple, set, cheap
+98%
-2%
comment
" ...  Easy set up and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked great for about 3 months, very easy to use (plug and play).  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  Cheap, easy to center, no glaring LEDs in dark bedrooms.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put together  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  So easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  It's easy to use and works great as long as you put your phone on it correctly.  ...  "
Price
 47
worth, product, money, waste of money, waste
+74%
-26%
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" ...  and it does not cost a lot!  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and works great for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  I have also found Anker is as good of quality as Apple and it has a much better price point.  ...  "
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" ...  This thing works great for the price!  ...  "
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" ...  Great for the price!  ...  "
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" ...  This is still worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product at a great price  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent product and great value for its price  ...  "
Build Quality
 44
thick, charger, thin, surface, apple leather
+52%
-48%
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" ...  I use mine through a slim clear back design case and a pop socket!  ...  "
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" ...  Just place my Note 9 (with thick protective case) on it on top of my nightstand, and it charges well.  ...  "
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" ...  Had this for a few months now great quality just wish it had a more trippy rubber on the top but nothing to really worry about  ...  "
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" ...  Using w iPhone X’s Max and UAG Monarch case (relatively thick).  ...  "
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" ...  It's super convenient, and works very well with my s8 (case is metal but easy to remove).  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, no need to remove the case and no plugs to worry about.  ...  "
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" ...  It is super thin and does not scratch.  ...  "
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" ...  As long as you keep your plexiglass or whatever you use kinda thin works great.  ...  "
Ports
 43
adapter, plug, wall, charger, cable
+58%
-42%
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" ...  What I did learn from the other reviews was to get a heavy duty USB cable which I had and use a USB charger that has at least 2000mah output.  ...  "
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" ...  charges at the same speed as the direct line without the annoyance and potential of damaging the USB port.  ...  "
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" ...  This well-designed WiFi charger plugged into the Apple adaptor solves the problem.  ...  "
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" ...  It's incredibly light and compact and works via USB and doesn't need a wall wart if your USB port has enough power for it.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m glad they’re up-front that this doesn’t include a wall adapter (to keep the cost low I assume) but I already have plenty, and I used the one that came with my new iPhone for this test. ... It does include a micro USB cable to connect the wireless charging base to the wall adapter, which is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  The one good thing is that they are usb so you can plug into any standard usb charger outlet.  ...  "
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" ...  I have two these wireless chargers a usb Charger/multiport hub unit, and a battery powered usb dual port hub.  ...  "
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" ...  a longer micro usb would make this much better.  ...  "
Returns
 27
sent, returning, replacement, offered, company
+15%
-85%
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" ...  I will be returning it today.  ...  "
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" ...  Got it on a lightening deal and am returning.  ...  "
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" ...  Will definitely return and am willing to try a replacement, but it’s auch a hassle.  ...  "
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" ...  i would have returned this but i’m now outside of the that window :/  ...  "
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" ...  Then they want you to send the junk back to get another one.  ...  "
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" ...  Refund should be offered.  ...  "
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" ...  Had to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning for refund.  ...  "
Size
 27
desk, travel, table, size, nightstand
+100%
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" ...  Anker makes great products.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that this size of this one is slightly larger in diameter than my other.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and easy to put anywhere.  ...  "
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" ...  Love this by the bedside.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s lightweight.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised and takes up a small footprint on my table.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and unobtrusive on my nightstand.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and portable.  ...  "
Marketplace
 20
seller, works, prime, another, reached
+95%
-5%
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" ...  Product exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipping was fast with Prime.  ...  "
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" ...  The seller reached out to me and I am so very impressed with their customer service.  ...  "
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" ...  Product came in fairly quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my longest working Amazon item.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for making me a happy customer!  ...  "
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" ...  This is so much better than the original.  ...  "
Design
 15
looks, look, design, works, slim
+100%
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" ...  Nice non slip finish on top and bottom.  ...  "
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" ...  I really enjoy the look and it’s a nice contrast to my white nightstand.  ...  "
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" ...  Minimalistic size and great function.  ...  "
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" ...  I use mine through a slim clear back design case and a pop socket!  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the design and it feels sleek and compact but mine just doesn’t work.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels great and easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  Looks great and works great with my iPhone XR.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how it sleek it looks.  ...  "
Capacity
 11
office, room, bedroom, nightstand, kitchen
+100%
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" ...  I bought a second one for my home office as well as the one for my nightstand.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this on my nightstand and I prefer a completely dark room.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to carry this 'to work' in my office anfd then to the living room in the evening  ...  "
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" ...  One in the kitchen, living room, and bedroom.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall very satisfied and I'll be buying another for more spots in my house.  ...  "
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" ...  It's great to have around the house. ... I use it at my office desk and in my kitchen.  ...  "
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" ...  Our house is divided ... One on each side of the bed, one in the office and one downstairs and one for each of us at work.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought a couple of these for our new iPhone X and XS just to have around the house.  ...  "
Cable Length
 11
cable, short, longer, plug, wall
+36%
-64%
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" ...  As others have stated, the included USB adapter cable is a little short.  ...  "
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" ...  Unplugged replugged and NOTHING, reverted to my lighting cable.  ...  "
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" ...  The cable is also not long.  ...  "
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" ...  Sometimes it works and sometime you need to mess with the wire .  ...  "
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" ...  The cable won’t reach the outlet.  ...  "
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" ...  Would have written more but haven’t found a plug in cord that works with it!  ...  "
Delivery
 11
product, one, box, unfortunately, month
+73%
-27%
comment
" ...  Received as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivered on time easy to use and assemble.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked the unboxing experience.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivered without any damages, easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  No damage during shipment.  ...  "
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" ...  Great Product delivered as promised and fast.  ...  "
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" ...  I will update even further once the product is delivered.  ...  "
Comfort
 11
hands, weeks, top, sure, pad
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Hands down the best!  ...  "
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" ...  Feels great and easy to use  ...  "
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" ...  Nice non slip finish on top and bottom.  ...  "
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" ...  Hands down the Anker is the way to go.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been using this thing every day for almost 6 months and while it shows signs of wear, it still works perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  That's gives me comfort.  ...  "
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" ...  The charger has a soft, velvet feel silicone surface.  ...  "
For Travel
 9
easy, trip, travel, use, pack
+78%
-22%
comment
" ...  Easy to take and use on the road.  ...  "
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" ...  Flat and easy to pack on a trip.  ...  "
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" ...  This charger is very light weight and easy to pack for traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  I have also taken one on a trip and no issues there either.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s inexpensive, great for travel and easy to use though.  ...  "
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" ...  Had no issues even after being in a soft messenger bag while traveling.  ...  "
Product As Described
 8
described, advertised, works as advertised, product, exactly
+100%
comment
" ...  Received as advertised.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Product exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Came as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  It works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  I was soon sent a new product and it works exactly as described.  ...  "
As Gift
 7
bought, work, one, two, phone
+71%
-29%
comment
" ...  Bought it as a present for the college student.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought it as a gift for my husband he loves to use it.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought several as stocking stuffers !  ...  "
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" ...  I absolutely loved the charger and even bought one for my dad as a Christmas gift. ... Don't buy this product, as I have already bought two thinking the first one was working so nicely that I'd gift one to someone.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this for a cheaper price compared to a bundle deal that these have I got this as a gift for my girlfriend she takes it with to work where when she is always on the go she can easily pick up her phone and put it down with ease for a few minutes of charging at a time  ...  "
Software Platform
 7
phone, apple, works, samsung, phones
+71%
-29%
comment
" ...  It works great on my Android though, a little slower than Android actual chargers.  ...  "
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" ...  Use ut daily on mu samsung and iphone qorks great  ...  "
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" ...  Works great with our Samsung and Apple phones.  ...  "
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" ...  Love that it works with both our iPhones and Android devices.  ...  "
Overall performance
 7
job, fast, slower, slow
+57%
-43%
comment
" ...  They are both very happy with the performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome product gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  That strikes me as fast.  ...  "
Features
 7
blue, small, blinks
+29%
-71%
comment
" ...  The light just kept blinking.  ...  "
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" ...  The small blue light did not light.  ...  "
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" ...  Light comes on for power then shuts off after 5 seconds.  ...  "
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" ...  Blue light did not light up  ...  "
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" ...  The green light blinks, but nothing happens.  ...  "
Screen Protection
 7
iphone, glass, xs, phone, otterbox
+43%
-57%
comment
" ...  My phone is now cracked all over.  ...  "
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" ...  I do have a IPhone 7 Plus and even took the case off.  ...  "
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" ...  Have to take phone completely out of case  ...  "
Setup
 6
plug, instructions, easy to use, easy, use
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  Delivered on time easy to use and assemble.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy set up and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  The setup was super easy with one included USB cable.  ...  "
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" ...  no setup required, plug and use!  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy, just plug in the wall and done.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 6
charging, noise, high pitched, place, next
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  After that I noticed a buzzing/humming sound that came from the charger whenever my phone was being charged.  ...  "
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" ...  However recently I would place my phone on the pad and hear that charging noise as I go to bed, but when I rise the next morning my battery power would be down to like 6% and firmly in the red. ... As I investigated over the next couple of days I’d place the phone, hear the sound, and see the battery indicator turn green to show charging.  ...  "
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" ...  The charger is on my nightstand and I constantly hear a faint, high-pitched oscillating noise while charging. ... No more annoying whine or high-pitched noise.  ...  "
Heating
 6
heating, phone, gets, even, charging
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  No heating problems  ...  "
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" ...  This unit does not get hot, or even warm enough for me to have any concern of leaving my phone on it all night.  ...  "
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" ...  No over heating at all .  ...  "
For Kids
 5
works, son
+100%
comment
" ...  Bought it as a present for the college student.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great, my son loves it  ...  "
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" ...  Son loves it he uses it all the time  ...  "
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" ...  Ordered it for my husband, he LOVES it!  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 5
one, got, return, faulty
-100%
comment
" ...  Now I wonder if I should return to Amazon as defective?  ...  "
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" ...  Must be defective.  ...  "
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" ...  Got a faulty one.  ...  "
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" ...  UPDATE: I guess I got a defective one.  ...  "
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" ...  Not sure if this one was defective  ...  "
Display Clarity
 5
indicator, blue, placement, like, easy
+100%
comment
" ...  I like that the led indicator isn't too bright.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s also easy to tell if placement is correct by looking at the phone’s screen.  ...  "
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" ...  It even has an (unobtrusive at night) blue led to let you know it is on.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that the indicator LED is very small and doesn’t annoy me while laying in bed.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, no annoying ridiculously bright lights, just a tiny blue indicator LED does not add any obtrusive light to a dark room.  ...  "
Call quality
 5
work, get, call, case
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  No hassling with cords when you get a call - pick up take call - lay back down.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great, keeps my work iPhone charged all day while on conference calls.  ...  "
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" ...  I can easily set my phone on it to charge, then, if I get a call, I can grab my phone and walk away.  ...  "
Headphones
 4
phone, charge, need, music, listen
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  I have it on my desk for work so I can charge my phone while using the headphones to listen to music.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a handy charger if you want to charge your phone and listen to non-wireless headphones since you need to use the cable jack.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the fact that I can charge my phone (iPhone X) while listening to music using the headphone.  ...  "
Packing
 4
good, well
+100%
comment
" ...  Build quality is sound and packaging was good.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice packaging and good design.  ...  "
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" ...  The packaging was well done and the product is well manufactured.  ...  "
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" ...  Packaging was really good.  ...  "
USB
 4
plug, micro usb, micro, come, cable
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  The reason I didn't give it 5-stars, is that it doesn't come with a plug (only the USB cable) and the USB cable it does come with, isn't very long.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I tried to change the adaptor and mico USB but nothing works.  ...  "
Sleep Tracking
 3
charge, led
+100%
comment
" ...  LED: The low emission LED is blue but does not distract from sleeping.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I charge it while I sleep, case and socket on it.  ...  "
Night Photography
 3
+100%
comment
" ...  It worked flawlessly with my iPhone X and I appreciate indicator being a low-light.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The little indicator light is very subtle and not distracting at all when going to bed at night.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  36 meters
Connectivity
USB:  No