If you drive around a lot and carrying a power bank does not sound like the best idea, then getting a car charger should be on top of your shopping list. These fit onto the consoles of your car and use the car’s battery to support charging. The chargers come with dual USB ports, letting you charge multiple devices at the same time. Most chargers give you Quick Charge 3.0 support and can be used to charge any USB-centric device. Here are some of the best car chargers you can get for under Rs 1,000.
1. Amkette Power Pro 3
The Power Pro 3 supports Quick Charge 3.0 technology with compatible devices. It features advanced chipset protection against overheating, overcharge, and short circuit. The charger has three USB ports, offering charging speed up to 33W in terms of output. The overall shape and design of the Power Pro 3 make it ideal to fit on dashboard of any car model. And the charging ports make sure you can charge all kind of devices with this charger. The build quality of the charger features robust and high-quality materials that makes sure it won’t break quickly.
2. AmazonBasics Dual USB
AmazonBasics brand is now offering car chargers as well. This is a dual USB unit that supports charging of multiple devices simultaneously. The moment you connect a phone/tablet or any other device, the charger will automatically detect its optimum charging support. The charger features built-in safety system to prevent overloading, overvoltage, and short circuit. The unit is compact and lightweight, so it will not take a lot of space on your console. You will also notice an LED light flash the moment a device starts charging.
3. PTron Bullet
This car charger from PTron has three USB ports offers 3.1A charging speed on all of them for quick charging. The best part is, you can use all the three ports to charge devices at the same time. You can connect to car unit and do not have to worry about power surge damaging the device. It also offers protection against overvoltage, high temperature and short circuit. But the durability does not compromise on its portability. The compact design easily fits into any car console.
4. boAt Dual Port Rapid
This charger features a compact design that is essential for any unit that fits in your car’s dashboard. It has smart control chip that ensures no phone or device is charged beyond its optimum speed. The same chip protects the charging device from short circuit, overvoltage and overcurrent as well. This unit has two charging USB ports that offer 2.4 Amp charging speed. The carbon fibre finishing gives it a premium look inside the car and catches your eye.
5. SpinBot ChargeUp 3
The ChargeUp 3 from SpinBot features three USB ports that let you change more than two devices at the same time. It supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology, with the ability to charge devices at 5V or 6 Amps. The overall design and finishing of the charger will make sure the charging device does not overcharge or face the possibility of overheating. It also has an LED ring in blue colour that adds extra style in your car’s dashboard.
Other options to consider
Nokia Essential Car Charger