November 26, 2008 Those of us accustomed to juggling multiple mobile devices are always looking for ways to reduce cord clutter and sort the whole process of getting juiced-up with the minimum of fuss. If that sounds like you, this idea may well appeal. As the name suggests, Kensington's 4-Port USB Charger can charge four mobile devices simultaneously using only one wall outlet.

At home this will free up extra sockets and the always too scarce USB ports on your PC. On the road it will allow you to leave the usual smorgasbord of chargers at home - as long as you remember to pack enough USB cables.

The cost: around USD$30.

Kensington 4-Port USB Charger Specifications:

  • Input: 100-240VACm, 50-60Hz, 0.3A Max
  • Output: 1-4 x USB, 5 VDC, 2.0A Max
  • Dimensions: 77mm (L) x 55mm (W) x 29mm (D)
  • Weight: 120g