Hubbell Press Release

Hubbell Premise Wiring Introduces the New Line of USB Charging Devices

Hubbell Premise Wiring Introduces the New Line of USB Charging Devices

Shelton, Conn. – March 1, 2015 – Hubbell Premise Wiring is pleased to announce its new line of USB Charging Devices which include Tamper-Resistant USB Charger Duplex Receptacles and 4-Port Charging Outlet. With the number of smart-devices growing faster and faster, these devices provide a solution for virtually all environments in which smart-devices are used. From nursing stations to airports, kitchen countertops to bedroom end-tables, the new line of Premise USB Chargers are designed with your convenience in mind.
The USB Charger Receptacles provides convenient USB and electrical power in a standard single-gang electrical opening, while the USB 4-Port Charger provides a switch activated port door for a "zero" no load draw.
The new USB Charger Outlets are compliant with battery charging specification USB BC1.2 and compatible with USB 1.1/2.0/3.0 devices, these devices charge a variety of hand-held devices like tablets, smartphones, MP3 players and other USB-compatible devices, including Apple® iPad®, iPod® and iPhone® devices.
“USB ports have become commonplace for charging a wide range of devices. The new USB line of Charger Devices provide a cost-effective and convenient charging location, using the same USB cables that charge devices from computers,” says Vic Flagello, Director of Residential Marketing. “Their small size and safe, efficient DC power USB ports are capable of charging two tables simultaneously at the fastest rates allowable. And the device’s low power consumption means they cost less to operate.”

Ideal for use in retrofit and new construction in schools and universities, hotels, restaurants, airports and homes, Hubbell USB Charger Receptacles provide maximum amperage for the fastest charging available on the market today.