25+ Best Smartphone Gadgets & Accessories (Our 2020 Picks)
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In this digital world, no one walks out without their cell phones. In fact, most of their work is done through phones, be it for a professional, a businessman or a student. A cell phone is important for everyone and so are the smartphone accessories that make the phones actually “smart”. Modern-day cell phones are really great and work wonders for everyone. They have great hardware, operating system, and features. But what enhances their functionality and appearance are the accessories. The maximum of the accessories is universal and goes with all smartphones while some of them are designed specifically for some models only.
Anyways, let’s talk about this article now. In this post, I have listed some of the best and most useful smartphone gadgets and accessories that make your life easier and saves a ton of time as well. You must be asking, why do I need an accessory for my phone? The answer is simple. You need it just to enhance your smartphone’s capability.
Most of these phone accessories work well with both android and iOS, so iPhone users can feel free to scroll through to decide which gadget could make their life easy.
If you have more suggestions, let me know in the comment section below. I will personally read and respond to all the comments.
After product 20 in the list, I have listed my favorites from Amazon, don’t miss them. Also, this is my all-time favorite which I use everyday
Rolling Square showcased their newest products, including the inCharge 6, one of their popular gadgets during CES 2020. inCharge 6 is a 6 in 1 connecting cable that lets you connect between USB, Type C, Lightning, and Micro USB. There are 6 combinations that you can mix and match. For example, you can use it as a USB to micro USB or Type C to Lightning, etc. Its very lightweight, portable and easy to use. If you have this in your wallet or backpack, there is no need to carry additional cables at all. inCharge 6 is magnetic, so both ends can be attached together. The connecting cable is very rugged. I think this is a must-have accessory for anyone and everyone. .. [Read More]
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Presenting one more unique and useful Gadget for your smartphones, this cool gadget is specially made for iPhone users. Let us know more about Adonit Snap 2 stylus. Snap 2 combines the precision of a fine point stylus with a Bluetooth camera shutter remote to create the ultimate creative tool for iPhone users. Draw, doodle, and write on your phone with precision. Elevate your storytelling on Snapchat and Instagram. The shutter remote makes it easier than ever to control your iPhone’s camera. Instantly take photos with the snap of a button or capture the perfect moment with three continuous shots in Triple Burst mode. Comfortably hold your phone out front to take selfies. Place your phone on a tripod or lean it against a surface to capture group shots at a distance. No need to set.. [Read More]
Razer showcased a range of new products during CES2020. One of them that caught my eyes is their new gaming controller for smartphones that looks so beautiful, is lightweight and works with any smartphone, be in Android or iPhone. Kishi controller has a collapsible design that makes it easy to carry around. It does not involve any batteries and uses juice from your smartphone itself. That's not all, Kishi has a USB C port that can charge your smartphone while you are playing games. The functionality of the Kishi controller is very similar to other smartphone controllers, it has 11 buttons and 2 directional pads. Believe me, playing games with this controller is so addictive, you have been warned! Razer Kishi controller is expected to launch by March 2020 and will be available on A.. [Read More]
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I had hands-on experience with Hypercharge X power bank while I was at CES last week and it is definitely one of the coolest battery banks out there in the market. Hypercharge X has an 8000 mAh battery capacity that can charge your smartphone at least twice. It also has a QI wireless charger on one of its surfaces that supports 15W wireless charging this is really useful if you have a phone that supports wireless charging. It has a USB C port for PD charging, a magnetic cable attachment plug and a display that shows you the remaining battery percentage. One of the coolest things that set this battery bank apart from others is the earbuds. The earbuds are directly attached to the power bank itself. The earbuds directly use the juice from the power bank to charge its batteries... [Read More]
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MOFT, a company that produces foldable stands for smartphones and laptops is coming up with a new product called MOFT Z. It is a multipurpose stand that can accommodate your laptop, tablet or smartphone, it is kinda universal. Like their previous products, MOFT Z is fully foldable that folds down to the size of a notebook. It fits in your backpack so you can carry it around easily. MOFT Z also has a standing mode option where the height of the stand expands to a point where you can stand and work on your laptop. Even though it looks thin and weak, it can hold your MacBook or any 15-inch laptop easily and securely. MOFT Z is equipped with magnetic straps for firm connections. This stand is expected to be launched in February 2020 on Kickstarter and it may be priced at aroun.. [Read More]
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Fingertip Microscope is one of the smallest microscopes in the world that could be used with your smartphone. This is exactly like a smartphone lens but the main feature is the 800 times zoom. Using this portable microscope, you can see almost any minute particles which are not at all possible to capture, just by our naked eyes. If you are a science geek, you should definitely get this cool smartphone gadget. Costing well under $50, this phone microscope rocks. Since this product is not available on Indiegogo or anywhere online, we have linked to a similar product on Amazon Tiny, light, easy to use, optical performance comparable to professional desktop microscope, while affordable to every budget... [Read More]
WonderCube Pro as the name suggests is definitely a wonder. The company has brought all the mobile essentials together in a single cube of size 1cc! It has a charger, memory, emergency power, phone stand, data cable, and torch. They have designed it into a key chain so it's easy to carry. It was originally designed for Apple phones but works with android as well. This tiny gadget is probably the best all-in-one smartphone accessory you can get.
We had previously featured many smartphone accessories before but this gadget is not just cool but is super useful too. Meet IMStick, a small yet powerful accessory for your smartphone. IMStick is a smartphone holder that comes with a flexible cable. You can reshape the cable to mount it anywhere you want, be it on a table, on a bicycle, on a car and whatnot. IMStick involves magnetic attachment which means you can place a small piece of a magnetic element under the back case of your smartphone and you can attach your smartphone to the IM Stick pad. Since the whole accessory is magnetic, you can literally use it on any magnetic surface giving it a range of useful use cases. Costing at around $25, this holder could be one of the best alternatives of a typical phone holder which is either b.. [Read More]
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If you travel a lot and find yourself away from home worrying about how to recharge your phone while you're, or if you just want to be on the safe side and always have a backup power source for your phone then AUKEY Wireless Power Bank is the ultimate solution to your problems. This sleek, elegant and future proof power bank is suitable for all Qi-compatible phone models and is guaranteed to surprise you with its wireless (and wired) charging modes. The power bank has a capacity of 8000mAh that can charge a smartphone 2.4 times over on average, so if you’re away on a long weekend trip it’ll have enough backup power so you can be sure your phone won’t cut out halfway through! RelatThis wireless charging power bank has multiple modes for charging your phone. You can charge.. [Read More]
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Gazepad Pro is an intelligently designed wireless charging mouse pad. The designers have carefully catered to the product that fits every requirement of the end-users. The 3 coil system enhances the charging area. The dual charging port has been provided so that end users can have the convenient placements. This product eliminates the hassles caused by a lack of desk space and comes with some attractive colors. Although I didn't like the color of this mouse pad, the features probably outweigh it... [Read More]
Not a lot of bone conduction speakers are good, in fact, most of them are bad. Recently I reviewed a bone conduction audio glasses and it is one of the worst gadgets I came across in 2019. But hold on, we have a good product to showcase. When I was at CES2020, I happened to visit the AfterShokz booth to check out their newest product. When I was there, I came across their new headband (Aeropex Mini) that uses bone conduction technology to transfer sound directly to the inner ears. It was amazing. Even in such a noisy environment, I could hear the music very well. The audio quality was not bad at all. The headband is very light. you won't even notice wearing it. It is super comfortable and the bone conduction earpieces don't cause discomfort at all. It comes in different colors and I rea.. [Read More]
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There are quite a lot of options when you are looking for wireless earbuds. And as I say this, it is obviously difficult to choose the one you need. But if you are looking at the best budget earbuds, here it is - JBuds Air. Costing just under $50, this earbud is a win from every angle. Looks, sound quality, hassle-free, auto on, battery life and what not !! Jbuds are cool but look bulky.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be able to put a motor and an onboard circuit on a paper airplane and turn it into an RC Airplane? Well now you can with this smartphone controlled device that attaches to any paper airplane and allows you to fly it from the ground! That means you can turn a simple paper airplane, or balsa wood or cardboard plane, into a fully functioning RC Airplane with this amazing device. POWERUP 4.0 has an onboard computer/circuit and can function on autopilot. The device also includes a wind stabilizer allowing you to fly in windy conditions as well as a launch assist meaning that even if you throw a bad launch for your flight the onboard computer will stabilize the plane and pull it up safely into flight. There are some great features so you.. [Read More]
I came across the Lumicharge LD smart lamp during the CES 2020 event this week. The lamp is multifunctional. It has a wireless smartphone charger on the top and a swiveling charging port which has USB C, Micro USB and Lightning Port options. The device has a smart RGB light that can be controlled via a mobile app or through google home or Alexa. It also has an integrated wireless speaker that lets you stream any music from your phone. The audio quality is not bad at all, I personally liked it when I tested it out. There are a couple of physical buttons on the lamp that can control volume and stuff like that. Lumicharge LD lamp can have a digital timer but it supports only 24-hour format. You can insert the battery to use it as a wireless lamp/speaker too. This lamp is perfect for hom.. [Read More]
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I saw the Hub Turbo 10050 battery bank while I was at CES this year and it is definitely one of the coolest power banks out there. Hub Turbo by myCharge has a battery capacity of 10050mAh which can charge your smartphone at least thrice. Not just your smartphone, this power bank can also charge smartwatches, headphones, and tablets. It cannot charge your laptops but how about drone batteries? I am not sure though! Hub Turbo has a hidden USB C and a lightning cable that comes out only when you need them. This power bank is equipped with PD or Power Delivery technology that enables it to charge your devices much faster than a normal power bank. This battery bank looks so small and portable for its capacity... [Read More]
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Wanted to have a power bank that can charge multiple devices at the same time? With the tag Power Anything, Anywhere, Omni Charge has come up with a power bank. This Power bank provides 230V AC power inlet, so it is not only limited to smartphones and tablets but also laptops. The best thing is the ability to monitor what is going on with the Omni charge. One more important thing is the fast charging capability of Omni 20. And all it takes to charge this power bank is just 3 Hrs.
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ChargeTech has come up with a unique portable multipurpose powerbank which can charge even laptops along with your mobile phones, tablets, earphones and cameras. The capacity of this powerbank is 27000mAh 85W / 110V and is even approved for Airline travel. It consists of Panasonic and Sanyo lithium-ion battery cells and is safe to use. It comes with intelligent fast charging technology which can deliver 2.4 FULL amps to your devices for rapid charging. Its weight is about 2.5 pounds which makes it portable. Related Read: 10 Best Power Banks Suitable for Everyone .. [Read More]
In today’s distraction-filled world, it can be difficult to get into the state of flow needed to produce quality work. This is where FocusBuds, the world’s first productivity boosting earbuds, come in. Designed by Potential X, FocusBuds use cutting edge technology to help you focus and avoid procrastination. In this review, we’ll look at the features of FocusBuds, how they work, and whether or not this productivity gadget is effective in boosting concentration. How FocusBuds Work EEG Neurofeedback is a non-invasive brain training method that has been proven to improve cognitive performance. FocusBuds use eight embedded EEG biosensors to measure your focus levels against 400 calculated metrics. By monitoring your brain activity in real-time and providing audio feedback when n.. [Read More]
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Pamu earbuds by Padmate have been phenomenal these days. They are affordable, unique and feature-packed. Pamu Slide is their third model to be out in the market after Pamu and Pamu Scroll, both of which have rocked Indiegogo in the past. Pamu wireless earbuds are small, lightweight and of course durable enough to use them in almost any condition. Pamu Scroll, priced at around $50 is packed with features like sweat-proof, touch control, BT 5.0 and an amazing battery life of 60 hours playtime. These earbuds have the best bass effect, audio quality, and comfortable fit. The touch control lets you change the audio track, increase or decrease the volume and of course, receive calls. There are two versions, Pamu slide and Pamu slide + and the latter has wireless phone charging feature... [Read More]
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If you are a travel freak, you should definitely check out this cool smartphone holder for your car. Pitaka cell phone holder is not just a regular holder, it is equipped with a magnetic QI charging surface which means that you can attach your phone to this holder and recharge the phone's battery simultaneously. A basic phone holder may work fine for your car but what if you need to charge your phone while you are driving? Those USB cables are messy and inconvenient but with a wireless charging option, things will be on the go. You attach your phone to the holder and it starts charging automatically, no cables or buttons pressed. The new Magmount Qi holder comes with a magnetic surface that needs a magnetic case as well, they recommend using Magcase offered by them. You can probably use so.. [Read More]
That’s not all, I have got some of my favorite ones which I am listing down below. The following accessories are available on Amazon, all are under $50.
Cell phones have become so important in today’s world that it even serves as a primary computer for most of the people. It’s not completely a PC because of typing. Many people prefer the tactile familiarity offered by physical keyboard over touch keyboards. This has increased the demand for a mini keyboard that is compatible with smartphones so that the typing experience can be enhanced. Every such purpose is served by the wonderful Sounwill Bluetooth folding keyboard.
- Support 3 system
- Wireless BT mode
- 90 mAh battery capacity
- Ultra-thin, foldable and lightweight
- Easy to carry
- Perfect for business trips
- A delicate touch and simple appearance
- Misbehaves if the connection is poor
How about capturing beauty in the distant world and sharing happiness with a cell phone compatible binocular? Yes, that’s exactly what the Gosky universal cell phone adapter mount will do. It works with astronomy binocular, prism binocular and Porro binocular.
- Works with binoculars and monoculars
- Spotting Scopes
- Works with refractors, reflectors and catadioptric
- Compatible with smartphones and optics
- Durable metal
- Improved clamping mechanism
- Compact and lightweight
- Not for riflescopes
Don’t you think you should capture every beautiful moment of your life so that you can cherish them later? So, you should carry a camera with you always, right? Wrong. Just a good camera phone and the Shuttermoon phone camera lens kit will do. These are easy to carry so you need not worry about how to carry them everywhere. Whenever you feel like capturing a moment, just take the kit out and clip the universal clip to the camera of your phone. The beautiful features of the lens will completely transform the beauty of the world around you. Whatever be the type of picture that you want, this kit offers them all. From selfies, sports, party crews, games, concerts, portraits, to macro and close-ups, it excels them all.
- 198°Fisheye Lens
- 63X Wide Angle Lens
- 15X Macro Lens
- 2x Telephoto Lens
- CPL Lens
- Easy to carry
- Universal clip
- Samsung users might find the clip small
- Not case friendly
A better alternative to this Lens kit is the Apexel Lens Kit which we had reviewed earlier, check it out here: APEXEL LENS KIT Review
Do you also love to create fun videos? If you want to create professional videos using your smartphone, you definitely need the Ulanzi smartphone video rig. Even for casual filmmakers, it is a must-have. Now improve your filmmaking skills with this product which is compatible with most of the smartphones.
- Handheld video rig
- Use on tripod
- Use on slider
- Strong and comfortable
- Improves filmmaking skills
- Allows smooth shots
- Not case friendly
Just connect the endoscope with your phone through wifi and capture images and record videos. With every pixel clear and true, Depstech wireless endoscope allows you to capture the real beauty with complete clarity. The high-quality configuration makes it the most comfortable to use.
- Built-in 6 adjustable LED
- 1600x1200P resolution
- Semi-rigid cable and flexible internal iron wire
- Premium Camera Chip
- Newest Type Endoscope
- Very comfortable to use
- Clear and true pixel
- The battery doesn’t last long
Isn’t it interesting if you can take pictures without actually holding your phone? Camkix makes it possible with its camera shutter remote control. It is connected via Bluetooth and its range flexibility allows you to move freely. It takes mobile photography to a whole new level and gives an amazing experience.
- Built-in Bluetooth
- Operational up to 30 feet
- Adjustable wrist strap
- Easy to use
- Hands free and convenient
- Compatible with almost all smartphones
- Pocket friendly
- Not so durable
It is very problematic to follow maps on your phone while riding a cycle. To make that situation a little easier and comfortable, you should get a Cyclepartner Universal Phone Mount. This stand will hold your phone sturdily and will keep it smooth through all bumps and turns.
- Strong and sturdy mount
- Stylish design
- Expandable rubber tags
- Easy to attach and detach
- Reasonable design
- Reliable and durable
- Frequent attaching and detaching the mount loosens the grip
Here’s the secret behind winning every game – GameSir T1s Gaming Controller. It enhances the feel and comfort ultimately providing you a pleasing gaming experience. Its long-lasting battery allows you to experience perfect gaming for a period of 18 hours.
- Built-in 600mAh polymer lithium battery
- Support multi-platforms devices
- Built-in 2.4Ghz wireless USB dongle connection
- Realtek wireless 4.0 technology
- Long lasting battery
- Comfortable and easy to use
- Supports multi-platforms devices
- Doesn’t support iOS
Aren’t these the coolest smartphone accessories that make your smartphone work great? Note that all these accessories are universal. So, no matter which cell phone you’re using, you can get these accessories and enhance the features of your lovely smartphone.
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