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This discounted USB-C car charger on sale for $17 is powerful enough to charge your laptop

Making sure you can power up your phone in your vehicle is important, but what if you could power up more than just your mobile device? With the Anker 42W PowerDrive Speed+ Duo (opens in new tab), you can. It's equipped with dual USB ports, one USB-C and one USB-A, so you can power up two devices simultaneously. However, the best part is that its USB-C port offers 30W of power — enough to charge electronics like the Nintendo Switch or a USB-C laptop without it going dead while in use. Using promo code SDANKERPD1 during checkout at Amazon, you can pick one up today for only $16.79 (opens in new tab) and save 30% off its regular cost of $24. Today's deal even beats the lowest price it's reached without a code before.

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Anker's 42W PowerDrive Speed+ Duo is equipped with a 30W USB-C and a 12W USB-A port so you can power up two devices simultaneously. There's a neat illuminated light ring as well for assistance plugging in at night.

The PowerDrive Speed+ Duo features a 30W USB-C port as well as a 12W USB-A port. It also includes Power Delivery technology for the fastest charging speeds possible. Anker's Multi-protection safety system is built to keep your devices safe while they're powering up. One of the coolest features of this USB-C car charger is its integrated LED light ring. It begins to glow once plugged into your vehicle's cigarette lighter socket so you can clearly see the USB ports when you need to plug in your charging cable.

At Amazon, more than 400 customers left a review for this car charger resulting in a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars (opens in new tab). Anker includes an 18-month warranty with its purchase.

Shipping at Amazon is free on orders totaling $25 or more, or with an Amazon Prime membership. If you've never been a member before, you can start a free 30-day trial (opens in new tab) to score free two-day shipping with no order minimum. You'll also gain access perks like the Prime Video streaming service, exclusive members-only discounts, and much more.

Alex is a graduate from the University of North Florida with a background in sales and merchandising. When he’s not hunting down the next great deals to post on Thrifter, he can be found making music and working on his eBay business.