Sir Apfelot Blog

11 December 2019

equinux tizi Knubbi - Cable holders and cable guides

The German manufacturer equinux recently launched an expansion of the "tizi Knubbi" product range. This now brings with it nine new cable holders and cable guides. The various organizational aids for desks, walls and the like go by names such as [...]
10 December 2019
Petrol station Pro in the test

In the test: tizi Tankstation Pro with 90 watts and 2x USB-C PD and 2x USB-A

Today there is again a small test report on a charger that I have been using in the previous version for a long time: The filling station or the new filling station Pro from tizi (here on Amazon [...]
6 August 2018

New from equinux: "tizi Querdenker / in" charging cable and "tizi LAADAAA" battery charger

In July of this year, the technology and software manufacturer equinux (head office in Munich) launched two new interesting products: the tizi Querdenker / in charging cable with angled Lightning or micro-USB connector and the tizi LAADAAA mobile battery charger, with the [ ...]
9 January 2018
The package of the tizi turbocharger 2x ULTRA already looks quite classy (photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: tizi turbocharger 2x ULTRA - the car charger with USB-C socket and USB-PD

The boys and girls at equinux kindly sent me a special kind of USB car charger. The name is far too normal for equinux conditions: "tizi Turbocharger 2x ULTRA" - I would have been more likely to have said "tizi Bad Finger" [...]
19 December 2017

Equinux tizi Schlitzohr: Universal cable with USB-C, Micro-USB and Lightning

The new Equinux tizi rascal is a data and charging cable for mobile devices with universal connections. On one side there is a USB-A connection, on the other side and permanently installed one with micro-USB. [...]
15 December 2017

Equinux tizi tank station: now with 75 watts, 1x USB-C PD and 3x USB-A

The tizi petrol station or petrol station from Equinux has been and is a topic here in the blog several times. It is a multiple charger for the socket, which, depending on the version, offers different connections and charging capacities. The […]
3 June 2017
New and powerful: the tizi petrol station now comes with USB-C and 29 watts of output power (graphic: Equinux).

USB-C power supply: tizi petrol station now available as a USB-C version

Today Equinux announced that the popular tizi petrol station is now available in a USB-C version. However, only with a USB-C output, which has a lot of power with 29 watts. The tizi petrol station [...]
20 March 2017
Equinux tizi petrol station Eco USB power supply, USB charger, 4 USB connections for the Schuko socket, black

tizi petrol station Eco: New 4-way USB power supply unit with 2,4A and USB ports on the front

The tizi petrol station Eco is the once again revised version of a very practical USB power supply unit, with which you can charge up to four devices such as iPhone, iPad and so on at one socket at the same time. The tizi petrol station [...]
29 January 2017
tizi Powersnack - the power bank with AA mignon cells from Equinux (Photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: tizi PowerSnack Powerbank with conventional AA batteries or AA batteries

I recently wondered if there weren't any power banks that could be filled with rechargeable, replaceable batteries. The research was done quickly, because with such battery packs for smartphones and [...]
14 December 2013
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Add missing covers in iTunes yourself - CoverScout helps!

Yesterday I was in my [iTunes library-> itunes-mediathek] again and put together a few new playlists. On that occasion I noticed how many covers are missing from my CD albums in iTunes - and [...]