Amazon ran a deal last week offering a new charger, the Aukey Quick Charge 2.0 18W USB turbo charger, for only $11. The device can charge mobile devices like smartphones and tablets 75 percent faster than traditional mobile chargers.
BGR reports that the product is back on Amazon once again for the same price. Interested buyers should act fast as supplies are expected to run out soon.
The Aukey Quick Charge 2.0 charger is normally available with Amazon for $15.99. But with the coupon code of LUMBBLHS, users can get an additional $5 off.
The Aukey charger comes with support for Quick Charge 2.0 technology. BGR says the device will work on every Android smartphones and tablets, provided the stock USB charger cable is connected to Aukey Quick Charge 2.0.
The Quick Charge 2.0 technology from Qualcomm can charge faster on a compatible device such as the newly released HTC One M9 , which is sold with a Quick Charge 2.0 wall charger. Here is where a third-party charger like the Aukey product comes into play.
Any device that supports Quick Charge 2.0 can use the Aukey charger. They include the Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge, Nexus 6, Moto X 2014, Motorola Droid Turbo, Sony Xperia Z4, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact.
According to Qualcomm, Quick Charge is its newest fast-charging technology exclusively manufactured for smartphones and tablets powered by Qualcomm processors. Qualcomm’s site states that it takes only 30 minutes for a 3,000 mAh battery to charge to 60 percent from scratch.