wall socket

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Noun1.wall socket - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical deviceswall socket - receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices
power point, point - a wall socket
receptacle - an electrical (or electronic) fitting that is connected to a source of power and equipped to receive an insert
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Charge a phone on the go without worrying about being tethered to a car or wall outlet," the company commented.
Offered with 110-volt/60-hertz capability, the unit's on-board battery can be charged at a conventional wall outlet. Crown Equipment, 419-629-2311, crown.com.
Instead, iPhone 8 will have a built-in module, which will connect to a transmitter plugged into a wall outlet. This system will allow the device to charge, as long as it is within 15 feet of the transmitter.
Charging, by the way, occurs via a dedicated cord and plug powered by a standard wall outlet or a 12V outlet in your car or truck.
You need to plug in two USB cables, of course (one for the module and the other for the headset), but at least both components can charge from a single wall outlet.
While the Astro E7 takes 12 to 14 hours to recharge from a wall outlet, this task should not be necessary very often--Anker claims the device can hold a charge up to 36 months while idle.
You need to plug one into a wall outlet near a switch or network wall drop, and the other into an AC wall outlet where you need the new Ethernet access.
The solar powered umbrellas will provide a much needed haven from the sun while also providing a convenient way to charge mobile devices, as fast as a wall outlet, throughout the tournament.
It said a key feature of the new chargers is the patented aACAydirect-from-the-sunaACAO technology that charges a phone as fast as a wall outlet and allows for a low price-point as well as remarkable durability.EeEe Utility-grade materialsEeEefrom the solar industry are used in the construction of the rugged devices so they can endure the harshest environmental conditions in sub-Saharan Africa.EeEe The chargers can power any USB device and can be linked together using our patent-pending PowerLink to double or triple the output.
The Linksys Powerline HomePlug AV2 Kit uses the latest HomePlug AV2 industry-standard technology to turn any home wall outlet into a powerful network connection.
The spent unit is then recharged at a standard wall outlet.
So I put a ComfortGeni booster fan over the register and plugged it into a wall outlet. What a difference!