Leviton Introduces New 4-Port USB Charger

Provides more ports to charge four devices simultaneously

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 7, 2013 -- Leviton today introduced its new 4-Port USB Charger, the latest addition to its line of USB Charger Devices. With four vertical USB Ports and 4.2 Amps charging capacity, this state-of-the-art device can charge up to four devices simultaneously. Using a microprocessor combined with smart chip technology, the device recognizes and optimizes the charging of tablets, smart and mobile phones, gaming devices, e-readers, digital cameras and a host of other electronic devices.

The Leviton 4-Port USB Charger features four generously spaced vertical USB Ports, providing ample room to maneuver when inserting cables and reducing stress on the USB cables once positioned. The device is engineered to fit in a standard wallbox, use a standard wallplate and can be multi-ganged with any wiring device.

With its contemporary and aesthetically appealing design, the Leviton 4-Port USB Charger is a welcome addition to residential and commercial settings. It is ideal for use in kitchens, bedrooms, home offices, hotels, airport lounges, salons and spas, office cubicles, college dorm rooms and any other locations where easy access to a USB charger device is desired.

"At home, work and during travel, it is not uncommon for people to stay connected with multiple electronic devices, which increases the need for a fast and convenient way for charging," said William Randall, Leviton's Director of Product Management for Residential. "The Leviton 4-Port USB Charger offers an ideal solution for easy, adapter-free charging to power up multiple devices simultaneously and eliminate clutter for a clean appearance at home and in commercial locations."

The device is cCSAus listed and comes with a five-year limited product warranty. Available in White, Ivory, Light Almond, Grey and Black, the 4-Port USB Charger is compatible with Leviton's complete line of Decora® wiring devices and wallplates as well as the Leviton Mobile Device Station.

The Leviton 4-Port USB Charger is now available through Leviton's network of retail and electrical distribution channels, including their online store http://store.leviton.com/. For additional information on the 4-Port USB Charger, visit www.leviton.com/usb.

About Leviton Residential

Leviton residential products are the brand most preferred by builders and electrical contractors. Leviton's award winning lighting controls, wiring devices and home automation products help electrical industry professionals and homeowners create smart living environments that deliver energy savings, convenience, reliability and safety. Learn more at www.leviton.com/residential.

About Leviton

Leviton is the smart choice, providing the most comprehensive range of solutions to meet the needs of today's residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Leveraging more than a century of experience, Leviton helps customers create sustainable, intelligent environments through its electrical wiring devices, network and data center connectivity solutions, and lighting energy management systems. From switches and receptacles, to daylight harvesting controls, networking systems, and equipment for charging electric vehicles, Leviton solutions help customers achieve savings in energy, time and cost, all while enhancing safety. For more information, visit www.leviton.com, http://www.facebook.com/leviton, http://twitter.com/leviton or http://www.youtube.com/Levitonmfg.

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