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Nomad's new dual-port 65W Power Adapter is small yet mighty

Nomad 65w Charger
Nomad 65w Charger (Image credit: Nomad)

What you need to know

  • Nomad has announced a new dual-port USB-C charger with 65W max output.
  • The charger's top USB-C port is good for 45W of power.
  • The bottom port can output 20W, perfect for fast-charging an iPhone or iPad.

Nomad has today announced a new two-port GaN charger that offers up to 65W of charging power. The new charger is so small that it's around the size of Apple's AirPods case.

With two ports the new charger is capable of powering one device at 45W via the top one and an additional 20W via the bottom one, more than enough to charge a MacBook Air and iPhone 13 at the same time, for example.

With our ProCharge power philosophy, 65W Power Adapter is able to direct maximum power to either port when charging a single device. When charging two devices, ProCharge automatically reroutes power to both ports, delivering 45W to the high-speed top port and 20W to the bottom port.

The small size along with the foldout Springs makes this charger the perfect travel companion and you'll be hard-pressed to find a better-looking option, too. If your kit is all Space Gray, this new 65W Power Adapter will fit right in! The small size married to that 65W power output makes this a compelling charger for anyone on the move.

If this all sounds like something that should be in your tech bag you can order one of your very own (opens in new tab) right now. It'll cost $69.95 but those ordering now can save $5 off a Kevlar USB-C cable to go with it. Something to keep in mind if you're looking to add a cable to the mix.

Oliver Haslam
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Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.