One decidedly irritating by-product of the digital age is the persistent need for power. Sure later typewriters and televisions also needed power. But those items were stationary and placed near wall outlets. There was also generally only one or two of those per house.
Modern households however often have at least one cell phone per person. Increasingly there is also one tablet or laptop per family member as well. This all combines to create the familiar challenge of competing for the best outlets. Best outlets, of course, means those near comfortable chairs or within view of a television.
For all you familiar with this challenge, this article could improve your life. Presenting a collection of end and side tables that incorporate a variety of features with USB ports and electrical outlets. You will never struggle to find a comfortable charging spot again!
The above-featured side table is available at Wayfair.
Table of Contents
- Simple Designs
- With Lamps
- With Drawers
- Something For Everyone
These tables provide a simple, efficient design. They are typically smaller and lighter than other options.
Small Flip Top Table Stand With USB and Electric Ports
This design is a perfect combination of old-fashioned simplicity with a modern twist. Designed to sit next to your favorite chair or couch, it features metal cross structures and wood grain facade.
However, flipping the top of the table can reveal two electric outlets and two USB ports. There is also a small space inside the tabletop to potentially conceal smaller devices such as phones or laptops. This is the perfect way to allow your device to charge out of the view of the kiddies who want to play games.
Small End Table/Work Tray With USB Port
This simple C-shaped end table weighs less than twelve pounds. That makes the device perfect for people who want the flexibility of an inconspicuous table or makeshift workstation. The table’s bottom slides easily under the couch or chair to provide a comfortable position to read your laptop and papers.
The black metal frame and wood finish create a look stylish enough for any room. The tabletop features one electrical outlet and two USB ports. Perfect for apartments or small rooms!
Compact Side Table With USB Ports and Cup Holders
This simple yet modern design is perfect for the den or family room. In a sleek, completely open design, the piece combines portability with functionality. The top surface is just large enough to hold a small lamp or artwork, but the forward section contains two cup holders.
The bottom shelf is accessible from the side and left completely open to maintain a breathable design. This level is perfect for larger art pieces or small books. The back holds dual power outlets and USB portals.
Small Walnut Side Table With USB Ports
Presenting a new twist on a classic design. This simple chair-side table has only the amenities you need. The sturdy design contains more than enough space to hold your laptop or tablet. The side panel has a charging station with two electric outlets and two USB ports.
The bottom features an open space that can be used to present art, books, or old magazines. What you see is what you get, a sturdy, lasting room accessory available in a variety of colors.
Small Bedside Table With USB Ports
This is a wonderful neutral-designed side table perfect for any room decor. It is available in white, black, silver, and reddish-brown. Wonderfully carved out of wood, it is a great small addition to your room.
The table features a small top just large enough for a lamp. A cubby just under the tabletop fits your phones, tablets or other devices. A third open shelf at the bottom is perfect for your books or pictures.
These tables emphasize a creative design focused on ascetics.
Elegant End Table & Charging Work Station
This is a great negotiation piece. Design enthusiasts will love the powder black metal frame and wood exterior on the table. Hard workers will love the efficient C-table desk design that allows you to complete your work in comfort. Everyone will love the dual USB and electric outlets hidden inside the top.
The interior desk contains just enough space to hide a charging e-reader, tablet, or phone. In another interesting detail, the top of the table includes a stand and divot to hold documents like sheet music.
Glass Top End Table With USB Port
The glass top on this small end table really provides a timeless, contemporary look. Glass is often easier to keep clean than wood, but you will still want coasters for your drinks. Available in black or brown with bronze looking adornments, this is a great addition to any classic design space.
Placed against the wall, the USB and electric outlets are perfectly concealed from the rest of the room. The item also has a small drawer perfect for remotes.
Multifunctional Charging Side Table With Bluetooth Speaker
This side table looks like something out of a science fiction novel. The overall design presents as a tripod table with three legs and a tabletop. However, the table features Bluetooth 360 degrees, high-quality speakers.
The top of the table also serves as a wireless charging station. Any device compatible with wireless charging can be placed on top.
The speakers have a four-button control panel integrated into the surface, including power, play/pause, and volume control. You can also use the device to take calls.
Rustic Looking Chairside Table with USB
Looking for a more rustic or antique look? This is the table for you! With the appearance of a handcrafted table from simpler times, this is the table people may assume is an heirloom. It is available in black, blue, cream, or earl grey.
It features a small sliding drawer in front and a closed cabinet space at the bottom.
The cabinet door is finished with a classic network design. No one would suspect the hidden power and USB outlets.
These tables include functional lamps or other amenities.
Bedside Table with Lamp and USB Ports
This is the perfect companion to your bedroom design. This small bedside table features two USB charging ports and holds your laptop or tablet. If you prefer the feeling of a good paper book, then the attached lamp will make reading a few chapters relaxing.
The table includes a lower platform for storing your favorite vase and an upper open compartment. The lampshades are available in white, brown, or black. The compact design is also perfect for hallways.
Small Natural Wood Tripod End Table With USB
Focusing on a deceptively modern design, this table offers the classic three-legged look. The natural-looking wood surfaces perfectly complement the neutral white trim. This is a perfect table for offices, bedrooms, and living rooms. The lamp is attached to the table and is horizontally adjustable.
Small, mobile, and relatively light at fifteen pounds, the table also features USB and power outlets. It finally features a Qi Standard wireless charging pad.
Small Black OR White End Table With USB
As elegant as it is versatile, this is the table that lets you decide. Beginning with simple four-legged table design, it adds two extra shelves in the middle and bottom. You can decide if it will hold your alarm clock and a glass of water for the bedroom, or remote controls and magazines for the living room.
Light enough to switch from room to room as needed, it also includes two USB ports and an outlet. The lamp on top comes with a white or black-trim shade.
Standing Floor Lamp with Shelf and USB Port
There are a few options for end tables with attached lamps, but how about the opposite? This standing lamp features a shelf just large enough to hold your coffee or remote. It also includes a USB port to charge your phone.
It is not technically an end table, but it is the perfect accessory for people who need a quick shelf beside the couch.
Large Lamp Tower With Three Shelves and USB
This is the model for people looking for a showpiece. Perfect for a living room full of pictures or art, this piece is best where it can attract attention. Using the open design and three shelf approach, it has more than enough space for vacation photos and flowers.
The large lamp at the top uses a pull chain for easy access. It uses two fast-charging USB ports to keep your devices running.
Stylish Side Table With Lamp and USB
This is the ultimate minimalist side table. The table is seated on three retro black, metal legs featuring a rounded wire design. The table is small and round, simple in its wood-grained facade. The simple lampshade is removable for cleaning or other adjustments.
The lamp is also energy efficient and modern using a bulb equivalent to the 60-watt incandescent. The table portion includes a USB charging port on top.
The lamp is tiny and light but seated on sturdy iron legs. This is the perfect table for small spaces.
Customers seeking practical options including handy storage drawers or cabinets should start here.
Medium Wood End Table Including Cup Holders
This medium-sized, wood end table has everything you could need. Designed to sit beside your favorite easy chair or sofa, it comes in a variety of colors.
Each table features a pull-out tray with dual cup holders. A flip-top slot provides a total of three outlets and 2 USB ports. This table is perfect for holding your laptop for a moment while you refresh your drink.
The design also makes storing drinks near electronics safer, since the drink holders are part of the separate pull out component. There is also a lower cabinet slot perfect for holding magazines.
Medium Side Table With Drawer and USB Ports
Elegant enough for your living room, but simple enough for the bedside. This piece has the beautiful, efficient design of the classic four-legged table. It is stable enough to hold your drinks, a lamp, and a few other items.
The desk contains one drawer large enough for everyday living room items like remote controls or game accessories.
Available in golden or smoke oak, the integrated USB port on top means easy access. This is the perfect table for classy but comfortable rooms.
Something For Everyone
Large enough to hold lamps, laptops, and dinner but universal enough to fit in any room design.
Solid Walnut Side Table With Charging Station
Highlighting the hardwood walnut construction and classic side-slat design would be enough for most homes. This is the perfect table for lamps, showpieces, and magazines. The bottom platform is large enough to hold large books.
The piece is a bit heavier at 31 pounds, but it is designed to last. For those modern consumers, it includes two electrical outlets and two USB ports. Sturdy enough to last for generations, and functional enough to be useful for years.
Rugged Cherry Side Table With USB Ports
This side table might satisfy the rugged outdoors types. Weighing more than fifty pounds, it has a slightly textured surface. The piece is available in Cherry wood finish with iron-like details.
The table has a broad, sturdy surface perfect for holding larger art pieces or lamps. There will also be more than enough room for your electronic devices. The tabletop slides to reveal a small storage area including charging stations and USB ports.
Futuristic End Table With One Drawer and USB
This is the design for people looking for unique decorations. Seated on the classic four-legged table, the top features a rounded design. The table hides one pull-out drawer with handle-less design. The table is made of wood, but the front of the drawer is white.
The table is only available in one color and size, but its simplicity and unique design make it a great fit for existing decor.
Basic C-Table Plus Magazine Rack and USB
What do you get when you combine a c-table, magazine rack, and modern needs? This end table gives you exactly what you need and nothing more. It provides a functional table space with legs that slide under your chair for easy desktop access.
When not in use, a basket shape compartment is perfect for storing your favorite books or magazines. It is light and portable so feel free to move it to different rooms.
Complete with two USB ports and two electric outlets.