Ideal for residential and light commercial applications Fits in a standard wallbox, is compatible with standard wallplates and can be multi-ganged with other Leviton devices Charges smarter with the addition of a smart chip designed for recognizing and optimizing the charging requirements of your device Back and side wired for easy installation Five-year limited warranty Leviton's USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle offers a ground-breaking 2.1 amps of charging power and a 15-Amp/125-Volt tamper-resistant receptacle. This state-of-the-art device has the ability to charge up to three electronic devices at once utilizing the USB ports and the receptacle. The USB Ports are Type A, 2.0/3.0 and are controlled by a smart chip which recognizes and optimizes the charging power of your device. This means you can spend less time charging your device and more time enjoying it! Leviton's USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle is ideal for charging tablets, smart and mobile phones, e-readers and much more. Strategically designed with two vertical USB ports, the Leviton USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle allows additional space for maneuvering of charging cords, reduces stress on the cables while charging, and provides an aesthetically pleasing design. Our device is engineered to fit in a standard wall box, use a standard wallplate and can be multi-ganged with another Leviton USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle or any standard Leviton wiring device. The value-added features of Leviton's tamper-resistant receptacle provides the safe and superior device you have come to expect from an industry leader like Leviton! Compatibility The Leviton USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle is compatible with a wide range of electronic devices including, but not limited to, the following: iPad, iPhone (including iPhone 5), Kindle Fire HD, iPod, tablets, mobile phones, Blackberry, Android phones, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita, Bluetooth headsets, digital cameras, Kindle, Nook e-readers, GPS, and many more. Note: USB Ports are not intended to charge two tablets simultaneously. If the devices' combined power requirements exceed the power capacity of the USB ports, the charger will automatically shut down to protect your devices. To charge two tablets use the high power USB port and the tamper-resistant receptacle. Leviton’s groundbreaking USB charger/tamper-resistant receptacle helps simplify the lives of electronic device users, eliminating the need for expensive USB adapters and providing a centralized location for charging devices like tablets, smartphones, and portable music players. Users can charge two devices at the same time using the two USB ports, leaving the receptacle free for additional power needs.
USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant ReceptacleAt A Glance:Smart chip-controlled USB ports recognize requirements of attached device and optimizes charge accordinglyHigh-power port for charging tablets and other high-draw devicesCharges two USB-powered devices simultaneously, leaving the receptacle freeFive-year limited warrantyEliminates the need for expensive and clunky USB adapters
Leviton's USB receptacle features two USB ports powered by smart chip technology for ideal charge times (click each to enlarge).
Advanced Features, Smart DesignLeviton’s USB charger/tamper-resistant receptacle uses advanced technology to deliver the most efficient charging for every device. The USB ports are controlled by a smart chip that recognizes the charging needs of each unique device and optimizes current to reduce charging time. This allows users to spend less time waiting for devices to charge and more time enjoying them. The Type A, 2.0/3.0 USB ports feature a combined power of 2.1 amps. The USB receptacle also features a high-power port, ideal for charging tablets and other high-draw portable devices. With these value-added features, users can be sure they are making the smart choice for charging their electronic devices. Every detail, down to the placement of the USB ports on the device, was carefully designed with user ease in mind. While other USB receptacles have horizontally-oriented ports, Leviton’s USB charger/tamper-resistant receptacle features vertically-positioned ports that provide more space for maneuvering of charging cords and help reduce stress on USB cables. Easy Installation for Quicker ChargingThe design of the Leviton USB charger/tamper-resistant receptacle allows for easy installation, making it a quick and aesthetically pleasing upgrade to any room. The receptacle is back- and side-wired for broad compatibility with diverse wiring needs. Sporting a compact design, the USB receptacle easily fits in any standard wall box. It has been designed for compatibility with standard wallplates, and can be multi-ganged with other standard Leviton devices. For an additional safety feature, the 15-amp, 125-volt receptacle complies with National Electrical Code requirements for tamper resistance and features a shutter mechanism to help prohibit access to electrical contacts by foreign inserted objects. And unlike other USB receptacles, Leviton's is UL-listed. What's in the Box?One Leviton T560-W USB charger and tamper resistant receptacle and two mounting screws for installation.
The USB receptacle makes for a convenient,aesthetically pleasing addition to any room (click to enlarge).
I purchased this product at Home Depot but I'm posting the review here. I took it apart to see what was inside and it was interesting. The left USB port uses a few resistors to put voltages on the D D- lines that make it compatible with Apple devices. The right USB port uses this special automatic device detection chip (TPS2511):[...]The result is that each side has its own compatibility. Strangely, the packaging doesn't say anything about th..