• Weight 70 grams
  • Colours Black
  • Cost $41.00

Cygnett PowerPlus 32W USB-C Wall Charger Review



Rating: 8.6 / 10
Value for Money 2.0 / 2.5
Versatility 2.0 / 2.5
Durability 2.4 / 2.5
Weight 2.2 / 2.5

Cygnett PowerPlus 32W USB-C Wall Charger Review

If you are going on a hike longer than about 1-2 weeks and are carrying electronic equipment with you then you will need to access a recharge powerpoint at some stage.

On my five week Bibbulmun Track hike I was carrying a fair amount of electronics because of my blogging with my longest section without power being 8 days. As soon as I hit my motel and dropped my pack off I started to charge all my electronic gear. Rather than take my larger and heavier wall charging units from home I wanted something robust, compact, and lightweight, that I was also able to charge two devices at once (Sometimes you only have access to a a single powerpoint for short periods such as lunch breaks). To this end I opted for the Cygnett PowerPlus 32W USB-C Wall Charger. This has now been replaced with a newer model that has 1 X USB-A connector and 1 x USB-C connector which is the way the road is heading.

This unit works in Australia and New Zealand, having a specific plug type and while you could use it overseas you will need an adaptor which will greatly increase the weight. When I travel overseas I opt for a country specific unit unless I’m travelling widely across areas that require a constant change in plug types where I will then use a multi country adaptor.

As I said most hikers may not need to use this but if you are into multi week, long distance hiking then it will find a firm place in your pack.

We Like

  • Charge two pieces of equipment at one through USB cables
    • 1 X USB-A
    • 1 x USB-C
  • Compact and relatively lightweight

We Don't Like

  • Useable in Australia and New Zealand only without an adaptor

Cygnett Dual USB Wall Charger

Best Uses

A lightweight good quality wall charger for when you need to charge your electronics on the trail and need. powerpoint to do it

Buy One

You can purchase the Cygnett PowerPlus 32W USB-C Wall Charger online from Amazon Australia

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AUD $41.00 RRP


This review was done with product purchased from a retail store by Australian Hiker

Last updated

24 March 2024

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