In an age when we are surrounded by devices that need constant recharging, having a power strip at hand can be very useful.
If that power strip is also capable of offering wireless charging capabilities, then you have the ultimate recharging station, even if you forgot your phone’s proprietary charger.
Because of its utility, we’ve decided to compile a list of the best power strips that offer wireless charging capabilities. Additionally, we tried to look for models that are compact, so that you can carry them easily.
What are the best wireless portable power strips to buy?
- Overload protection
- Over-voltage protection
- Overheating protection
- Heavy-duty retractable cord (6.5ft)
- Independent switch on each layer of the power strip
- Not the cheapest option
Let’s take a closer look at the JACKYLED tower power strip with a wireless charger that is compatible with all Qi-standard wireless devices.
If any metal object or device without wireless charging function is detected on it, then rest assured that the foreign object detection indicator will flash blue.
Moreover, since safety is essential, do note that it has a built-in surge protector, overload protection, short-circuit protection, over-voltage protection – and not only – to protect your valuable devices.
- Creative combination of wireless charger and USB power strip
- Wireless charging: 5V/1A
- Unique photosensitive USB LED indicators
- Compatible with all devices which apply with Qi standard
- Exclusive vertical desktop design
- Doesn’t deliver power very fast
The list itself is about wireless charges that are also portable, and few fit the description better than the BESTEK 1500, as it has a compact design that still manages to offer plenty of tools.
It features 8 AC power outlets, 6 smart USB charging port, and an additional wireless charger on the top, making the tower design extremely convenient for those with little space to spare.
Even more, thanks to the unique photosensitive USB LED indicator, this USB power strip is convenient to use especially at night.
- No less than 6 surge-protected outlets (110V-250V)
- Built-in wireless charger
- Temperature control
- Travel surge protector power strip
- Random issues charging certain iOS devices
A more compact version of the previous entries, the GLCON power strip tower offers 6 power outlets, 4 USB charging ports and one wireless charging device, allowing you to charge up to 13 devices at once.
More so, the built-in surge protection makes it so that sensitive electronic devices such as PCs, laptops and desktop computers are safe from sudden energy ups and downs.
Long story short, the GLCON power strip tower is the most convenient charging power for your devices and perfectly adaptable with the fastest charging speed.
- No less than 4 USB slots
- Surge protection (1080J)
- Fireproof function
- Made of pure copper core
- Tower design, saving space for your desk, office, and room
- Random heating issues
This JACKYLED power strip tower surge protector is an extra compact tower-design power strip made to take up as little space as possible while allowing up to 14 devices to charge themselves simultaneously.
This is thanks to the 4 USB charging ports, 9 power outlets, and one wireless charging pad. The top wireless charger is compatible with all Qi certified device.
Even more, it is power surged protected, so you don’t have to worry about your devices if you live in an area that is prone to energy issues.
Some rooms aren’t designed to have too many power outlets, and if you are the type that needs a lot of electronic devices plugged in, that can be a problem.
If you have a power strip that is also compact, then you can pretty much say that all of your problems have been solved, especially in small rooms or electronically-crowded office meeting rooms.
FAQ: Learn more about wireless power strips / surge protectors
- Can power strips be used permanently?
There are indeed power strips equipped with internal fuses that are suitable for permanent wiring.
- Why are power strips dangerous?
Heating issues are common when it comes to power strips. That’s what makes them dangerous, so check out this list of best wireless portable power strips and choose one with great heat dissipation capabilities.
- Should a TV be plugged into a power strip?
You should plug your TV into a surge protector. To make an informed choice, take a look at this list of best surge protectors with USB charging ports.Editor's Note: This article was originally published in November 2019 and was revamped and updated in November 2020 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.