Aukey Direct via Amazon offers its Power Strip/Surge Protector with USB Charging Station for $19.79 Prime shipped when code AUKEYX09 is used at checkout. Originally around $27, the price has gone up to around $30 now with this being the best available. If you find yourself traveling often, or just need some more ports on your desk, this is a great option that features three USB ports with 2.4A output and four AC outlets to keep your laptop, tablet, and more going with just a single outlet. Early reviews are positive and Aukey is well-rated.

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Aukey Power Strip/Surge Protector features:

  • Integrated Power Supply: 4 AC outlets with surge protection and 3 USB charging ports from a single socket to power your electrical and electronic devices altogether
  • Compact Construction: Innovative, compact cube design ensures that your devices’ power plugs won’t block other outlets
  • Reliable Protection: ETL-certified 380-Joule surge protector safeguards against surges and spikes. 5-foot 14 AWG power cable has the better current-carrying capacity and generates less heat
  • Handy USB Charging: Three USB ports charge your USB-powered devices with a total power output of 5V 2.4A


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