Types of charging

Whilst the numerous ways of charging means you’re never really likely to be without a source of power, it can appear a little daunting until you get your head around the different types of chargers and how they differ.

We’ll break it down into five different categories:

Each category has its particular characteristics, plus points and downsides which are covered below. The UMC – which uses the extension leads and adaptors available from this website – is covered in the last section.