Lectron Teams Up with Best Buy

Lectron, a prominent figure in the EV (electric vehicle) charging domain, has broadened its retail reach by joining forces with Best Buy, America’s top consumer electronics retailer. With this collaboration, customers across select Best Buy stores and online at BestBuy.com can now access Lectron’s top-tier EV chargers and adapters, designed for all EV makes and models.

Why It Matters

The alliance between Lectron and Best Buy aims to simplify EV charging for consumers by addressing common concerns like range anxiety and compatibility issues. With Lectron’s promise of consistent charging irrespective of climatic conditions, EV users have diverse charging options suited to their unique needs.

Key Points

  • Lectron V-BOX 48A Charging Station:
    • Provides Level 2 home charging up to 240V.
    • Achieves a charging speed of up to 46 mph at 11.52 kWh.
    • Features a 20-foot cable, a storage mount, and options for NEMA 14-50 outlet or a 48A hardwired setup.
  • Lectron Portable Level 2 40A EV Charger:
    • Designed for swift charging at home or office.
    • Delivers up to 9.6 kWh charging speed and provides 240V and 40A through a NEMA 14-50 outlet.
  • Lectron Portable Level 1 15A EV Charger:
    • Tailored for short urban trips, offering a 1.65 kWh charge.
    • Plugs directly into standard NEMA 5-15 outlets, providing up to 110V and 15A.
  • Lectron Adapters:
    • Includes Tesla to J1772, J1772 to Tesla, and CCS to Tesla adapters, enhancing charging flexibility and compatibility with multiple charging infrastructures and vehicle models.

Christopher Maiwald, Lectron’s CEO, expressed enthusiasm about the Best Buy collaboration, stating, “This partnership solidifies our commitment to making Level 1 and 2 chargers accessible to Best Buy’s esteemed clientele across the nation.”

Bottom Line

The Lectron and Best Buy partnership signifies a significant step in making EV charging more accessible and user-friendly, emphasizing the mutual goal of both companies to push forward the EV revolution. Consumers can anticipate the rollout of its products in multiple states, including California, New York, Texas, Florida, and more.


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