USB car chargers used to only be good for charging smartphones and other small devices. This one is powerful enough to charge your USB-C laptop, as well as another device.
The LinkOn 112W car charger features a USB-C port that conforms to Power Delivery 3.0 and is capable of outputting 90W of power, along with a USB-A port compatible with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and can output 18W.
In total, this car charger -- which fits easily into the palm of your hand -- can output a total of 112.5W.
- USB-C port supports USB Power Delivery (PD3.0) (5V/3A, 9V/3A, 12V/3A, 15V/3A, 20V/4.5A – 90W Max) and PPS (3.3V-11V/4.05A Max 45W; 3.3V-21V/3A Max 63W)
- USB-A supports Qualcomm Quick Charge (QC3.0 Output) (5V/3A, 9V/2A, 12V/1,5A – 18W Max). Both ports support Huawei SuperCharge (SCP) (5V/4.5A – 22.5W Max)
My biggest concern initially was heat. Would this thing get hot? The last thing I want in a car is a smoldering blob of plastic and electronics.
The LinkOn 112W stays cool in use. I've had it hooked up for hours, pushing out the maximum wattage, and heat hasn't been a problem. In fact, the LinkOn 112W runs cooler than many other far less powerful car chargers that I've used.
No worries on that front.
I highly recommend the LinkOn 112W. It's a superb car charger that can take pretty much any device you can throw at it.
Brilliant bit of kit! And priced at $40, it's also affordable for those who want to keep their laptop and smartphone charged up while on the road.
Note: The latest 16-inch MacBook Pros can take 96W of power to charge, but this 90W charger will charge it, albeit a little bit slower.