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Best Travel Power Adapters

When traveling, devices are one of the things we could not go without and this would end us packing a wad of adapters – one for our laptop, another for our smartphone, another one for our tablet, so on and so forth. We understand that these chunky adapters could take a lot of space and it could get all annoying. Unfortunately, without these adapters, your devices would bound to be useless especially when you are traveling. Though that is the case, do not worry as through this article we shall provide you a list of best travel power adapters which could guide you in making a sound decision in choosing the best power adapter that will best suit your gadgets when traveling.

Best Travel Power Adapters

Unidapt Travel Adapter

Though it is easy to find a universal travel adapter, most of them are not good. In fact, most of them are terrible as most of them either are too heavy or they do not fit properly. Hence, they tend to be very unreliable. Unidapt, is the opposite of this. It comes will all the basic features that you would need and it comes in a very reasonable price. Furthermore, it works in about 160 plus countries and it has a manual that is convenient in case you need to learn how this adapter works. It also comes with a carry case that is cool and attractive. This means, you will not need to worry about your adapter getting scratches during your travel.

This adapter could handle all the usual input plugs such as the three-pin version like the Type I of Australia and Type B of North America. What is more amazing about this adapter is that it comes with different USB options. This means, you could use it for more options. It comes with four USB-A sockets and USB C socket which could be found on the side. Its USB output is 5.6 amps and it has a maximum per port output of 2.4 amps for its USB A and 3 amps for its USB-C. Furthermore, it has an inbuilt fuse which will ensure it will protect your device.

Pros:

  • Wide range of sockets
  • Spare fuse inside the adapter
  • Fits in power outlets perfectly

Cons:

  • It could block adjoining power outlets

Flight 001 4-in-1

This travel adapter is perfect for those who are traveling light. It is very lightweight, small and compact. It is made up of four color coded pieces which are neatly put together. The only downside of this travel adapter is that it is a high end product which means it is a bit expensive. Though this is the case, you could be assured that it is very study and built with high quality materials. Furthermore, this travel adapter could cater both tow and three pin North American plugs. Take in mind however, that this adapter does not have any USB socket.

Pros:

  • Lightweight
  • Small
  • Does not block adjoining sockets
  • Fits perfectly

Cons:

  • Expensive
  • No USB sockets

Ceptics GP-12 PK Plug Set

Ceptics works in about 150 countries. They could be used in North America, Europe, UK and even in Australia. Wherever you go, just bring your Ceptics kit and you are good to go. You will not have to worry about anything. Just keep in mind that if you are going to South Africa, you will need to find another adapter that will work there. The downside of this brand is you will have to bring about 12 separate adapters when you travel but that could easily be remedied by putting it in a storage bag.

Pros:

  • Works in most countries

Cons:

  • No USB sockets
  • You will have to bring all 12 separate adapters

iKits 4-Port USB Wall Charger

If you would need to charge your phones and tablets, the iKits adapter is perfect for you. It comes with four standard USB-A ports and it could handle output up to 2.4 amps from a single socket and 6.8 total. This adapter is compatible with North American-style plug built in. Furthermore, it also comes with quick clip on and off which could provide compatibility with sockets in most countries.

Pros:

  • Small
  • Light
  • Comes with convenient clip-on plug adapters

Cons:

  • No USB C sockets
  • Only for USB not for AC power

BESTEK 220V to 110V Converter/Adapter

Every country has different power voltage. Hence, you will have to check that before traveling to a specific country. The BESTEK model has the ability to convert 220 – 240v standard voltage used in Europe, Oceana and Asia to 110v used in North America.  Furthermore, this adapter comes with clip on plugs which is very convenient especially when you are traveling.

Pros:

  • Comes with two-year warranty
  • Converts voltage
  • Comes with multiple AC and USB sockets
  • Comes with clip-on plugs

Cons:

  • Huge and heavy
  • No USB C sockets

Insten Universal Travel Adapter

If you are on a budget, the Insten Universal Travel Adapter is your best bet. It is highly reliable and it is affordable. It is sold for about under ten bucks. The only downside of this adapter is it is a bit loose fit on European and Asian sockets.

Pros:

  • Affordable
  • Reliable

Cons:

  • No USB sockets
  • Fits loosely into some outlets

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