Charging your Apple iPad safely
The first Apple iPad was released in 2010, with the most recent 7th-generation iteration released in 2019. Whichever iPad device you are using, it's important to be aware of the potentially deadly consequences of not using the right kind of tablet charger.
Counterfeit tablet chargers are often made with poor quality components that don’t meet UK safety regulations. So, to avoid any risk of you damaging your tablet or receiving a nasty shock, you need to be sure that the charger you’re using is fit for purpose, safe and made by a reputable manufacturer.
Apple iPad chargers
One of the beauties of Apple products is that you can use the same charger to top up the battery on all your devices.
But it’s vitally important that you ensure that you pick up an iPad charger that’s been safety regulated – otherwise, poor quality components could result in damage or electric shocks.
Take a look at our 3-point safety check to discover the signs to look out for when it comes to dangerous or fake tablet chargers.