All articles on the Apple iPad & iPhone

I am busy with the iPhone and iPad every day. Both devices offer an incredible number of possibilities and yet they complement each other well. While the iPhone is my constant companion and is intended for short messages, quick research on the Internet or taking photos on the go, I use my iPad at home to write blog articles, edit photos, play games or read the news.

In this category you will find all the posts on my blog that are about one of the two Apple devices.

22. September 2020

Update and check the AirPods Pro firmware

Apple recently released firmware 3A283 for the AirPods 2 and AirPods Pro. The Pro models now have the option of using the "Spatial Audio" feature. By the way, this is called "3D-Audio" in German. But […]
15. September 2020

Finally USB-C multiport: Ugreen 65W PD power supply with 3x USB-C and 1x USB-A

The USB-C standard is considered a panacea, not only for Apple's Thunderbolt 3 port, but also for chargers. Fast charging technologies such as Power Delivery (PD) rely on the port. But chargers with more than two slots for charging several devices [...]
26. August 2020

Nomad Base Station Pro: Alternative to the Apple AirPower charging mat

With the Base Station Pro, the manufacturer Nomad is bringing what Apple wanted to do with its “AirPower” charging mat since 2017. The charging station for smartphones and other Qi devices ensures that devices to be charged can [...]
25. August 2020
In the test: Anker PowerPort III Nano

Anker PowerPort III Nano: does it have what it takes for the new universal smartphone power supply?

I'm in relatively close contact with Anker and I often get power banks, hubs or charging plugs sent over for testing. This time, however, the package from Anker came under a new aspect. The company's PR department [...]
11. August 2020
USB socket adapter from Lencent in the test

Test: USB socket with USB-C and USB-A ports

In our old building, sockets are quite rare. We have added new sockets here and there if there was already a connection there, but the bottom line is that you always have the feeling that there could be a [...]
27 JULY 2020

Pitaka Air Omni - 6-in-1 charging station for iPhone, Apple Watch, AirPods and more

Pitaka launched a new charging station last week. With the Pitaka Air Omni you can charge different devices at the same time. For example, you can use the Qi charging surface to charge the iPhone and AirPods, while the [...]
22 JULY 2020

LifeSmart - New smart home devices with HomeKit and 800 m range

LifeSmart, which has been offering smart home solutions since 2013, is now entering the German market. Founded by IoT experts who previously worked at Huawei and Alibaba, the company not only brings smart devices and building technology to [...]
16 JULY 2020

Samsung T7 Touch SSD: External hard drive with fingerprint sensor

The Samsung T7 Touch is an external SSD hard drive that, in addition to 500 GB, 1 TB or 2 TB of storage space, also has a fingerprint sensor. This is an advantage if you save sensitive data [...]
8 JULY 2020

Pitaka Summer Deals: Voucher codes and coupons until July 14, 2020

The accessories manufacturer Pitaka has a couple of interesting discount campaigns on Amazon from today until July 14, 2020. On the one hand there are products that are cheaper with a voucher code, on the other hand there are articles for which you can [...]
2 JULY 2020
Test: RAVPower RP-PD133 charger with USB-C and USB-A ports

In the test: RAVPower USB-C charger with 65 watts and USB Power Delivery

I haven't received a new product from RAVPower for a while. So I am all the more pleased that you have now sent me the RAVPower USB-PD charger with 65 watts so that I can use it under [...]