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Which USB splitter?

Yev000

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May 3, 2019
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I just use a normal Hub

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00Y25XFGK/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Those 2 charging ports are really slow at charging (data ports)

The rear 2 ports are faster, but obviously less convenient

And of course the 12v socket is also fast - again not convenient

I've been debating the need to purchase a pass through battery bank to work as a hub and fast charger. This one I've seen recommended by a youtuber for his model 3:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Zendure-26...jbGlja1JlZGlyZWN0JmRvTm90TG9nQ2xpY2s9dHJ1ZQ==

But I keep reverting back to not need the phone to actually charge that fast.

I also got a data blocker, because the car seems to try and "connect" to the phone data and I have a feeling that affects how fast the charge is. Bit of a placebo maybe. But I've noticed that the phone seems to "wake up" sometimes when I stop at a light. Only does it when it's plugged in so maybe the voltage changes at drive vs standing still?
 

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