6 best USB type C desktop chargers [2020 Guide]

Madalina Dinita
by Madalina Dinita
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iMuto 50W 6-Port USB-C charging dock

iMuto USB-C charging dock
iMuto sports 1 Type-C port and 5 standard USB ports and can pump out 50 watts of power, charging 6 devices at rapid speed simultaneously. The Type-C port supports “positive and negative plug” function.

Also, each charging port provides maximum charging speed when identifying your devices automatically. Rest assured, the iMuto USB-C charger keeps your devices safe from an over-charging, over-voltage, over-current, and short circuit.

Users report that the charger has a slippery surface, lacking non-slip foot pads. Judging by users’ reports, the iMuto charging hub can’t charge Dell XPS 13, but the good news is that it appears this is the only device the charger is not compatible with.

AUKEY USB/ USB-C Charging Station

AUKEY USB USB-C Charging Station
Thanks to the Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 Technology, this device can charge compatible devices up to 4 times faster. It is compatible with all USB and USB-C powered gadgets. The built-in safeguards protect your devices against excessive current, overheating, and overcharging issues.

The AUKEY USB/ USB-C Charging Station also comes with one USB-C cable and one USB cable. The USB-C cable is 3.3 feet in length with a clip-on plastic closure. It is much thicker than the regular USB-C charging cables, which means it’s less liable to break when bent.

The charging station itself is 5.7 x 5.6 x 1.5 inches in size and its excellent design allows users to place it on all sides without any problem.

You can buy the AUKEY USB/ USB-C Charging Station for a price range between $30 – $35.

AngLink 50W 6-Port Desktop USB/ USB-C Charger

AngLink Desktop USB USB-C Charger

The AngLink Type C Charger combines all the latest charging technology, including 4 x smart-charging ports, 1 x quick Charge 2.0 port, and 1 x USB Type C charging port. It turns a regular power outlet into a powerful 6-port USB charging hub and multi-adapter for the desktop.

The USB-C technology is the newest USB interface standard for data transfer and power charging. AngLink allows you to quickly charge your Lumia 950, 950XL, and other USB-C devices. Thanks to the smart circuit protection, temperature control, and other systems, this charging dock ensures complete safety for all your devices.

User review: “[…]Then last but not least is the Type C port. After testing the output of this unit and doing the math the output I saw was about 48.73 watts. I’m confident that it would easily produce the 50 watts. That was 1.90 amps per port at 5.13 volts.

The USB-C charging stations listed above offer a series of common features such as: USB and USB-C support, protection against power surges and fast charging speeds. When deciding which device to buy, take also into consideration the number of devices you usually charge simultaneously.

If you’re planning to charge more than 5 devices at the same time, you can purchase the Avantree 100W charging station. If you want to charge 2 USB-C devices simultaneously, you should then purchase the Safewatts USB-C charger.

Editor’s Note: this article has originally been published in October, 2016 and has since been updated to reflect the freshness of the article.