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The HyperDrive: USB-C 2018 iPad Pro Edition

The HyperDrive: USB-C 2018 iPad Pro Edition

Hi everyone, Today, I received my HyperDrive USB-C iPad Pro 2018 edition which ran on Kickstarter from December 10, 2018 to January 15 of this year. The HyperDrive 2018 iPad Pro Edition is a USB-C Hub designed mainly for the 2018 iPad Pro, but it is also compatible with other USB-C devices. It has a USB-A 3.0 port, SD and MicroSD Card Reader, 3.5mm TRRS connector, compatible with headsets including inline buttons, USB-C Charging passthrough, and an HDMI output. Because…

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The Hidizs AP80 just got support for Sony’s LDAC bluetooth audio codec!

The Hidizs AP80 just got support for Sony’s LDAC bluetooth audio codec!

UPDATE 12/29/2018: Video here: https://moisescardona.me/hidizs-ap80-ldac-video Hi everyone, Today morning, it came to my attention that there was a new firmware update for the Hidizs AP80 Digital Audio player. I downloaded and installed it, and surprise! We have LDAC support now! This means that it can be used as an LDAC bluetooth receiver and should also work as a transmitted, altough I haven’t tested this mode yet. To test the Hidizs AP80 LDAC functionality, I tried using my phone but for…

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Unboxing the Google USB-C to 3.5mm Headset adapter

Unboxing the Google USB-C to 3.5mm Headset adapter

Hi everyone, Today, I’ll be sharing with you my unboxing video of the Google USB-C to 3.5mm Headset adapter. This is a USB-C adapter that allows you to use headphones, earbuds, IEM’s and headsets with compatible devices like Android phones supporting USB Audio devices or with a PC, in which this dongle is detected as “Headset Adapter”. It features an integrated DAC (Digital-Analog Converter) although it is unknown which DAC it uses. The reason I got this adapter is to…

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The UGREEN USB to Micro USB Y Cable

The UGREEN USB to Micro USB Y Cable

Hi everyone, Today, I received the UGREEN USB to Micro USB Y cable and I’m going to show it to you and also my use of it. The UGREEN USB to Micro USB Y cable is a USB cable that splits into 2, and yes, you can use it to connect 2 devices simultaneously and transfer data to them because the cable acts as a USB Hub. This is the cable: Taken out of the package: Now, this is where…

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Hidizs DH1000 using a USB Meter to simulate a Y cable

Hidizs DH1000 using a USB Meter to simulate a Y cable

Hi everyone, As you may have seen from my previous posts, I’ve been developing GUI’s for FLAC and Opus, which are 2 great audio formats. This, of course, means I listen to music, and to enjoy them, I use my Hidizs DH1000 USB DAC/Amp. The sound it produces is awesome, but I’ve been having issues lately due to it charging very slow. Because the unit charges very slow, at just 0.09A according to my meter, I needed to figure out…

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[4K Video] Unboxing Dollar Tree $1 Micro USB Cables

[4K Video] Unboxing Dollar Tree $1 Micro USB Cables

Hi everyone, Today, I’m sharing with you my unboxing video of some Micro USB cables that can be bought on Dollar Tree for just $1 dollar + tax. These cables, while cheap, are actually very good! Of course, they require proper handling, or they may become worse after a short time, but if handled correctly, they will last a lot. The cables work excellent with my smartphones and tablets, and they can charge them at full speed using a standard…

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