A-Z Guide On The Best Mobile Accessories You Should Shop Right Away!

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We're all hooked onto our smartphones and why not? They are great devices that have practically changed our lives for the better. However, you'd be surprised to know that a mobile can only do so much until put in situations of driving, walking or even kicking back at home! This is where accessories step in, they support our phones and help us enjoy the whole experience of using it to the fullest. Here's our list of mobile accessories you should bag ASAP.

Power Banks

RAVPower 20100mAh External Battery Pack with USB C-type Port for Phones and Tablets: Amazon.in: Electronics

These are lifesavers and essentials that everyone needs to own. Because no matter how good your battery capacity maybe, it will always run out juice and this could happen anywhere. To avoid a situation like this, order RAVPower 20100 mAh (there's a 32000 mAh option too) Portable Charger, which packs in three ports, two USB ports and a USB Type-C port. A lightweight option for on-the-go would be Anker PowerCore 5000. It has a compact tubular design, making it easy to slip into a pocket and a capacity which gets you one full charge for your phone at most.

Portable Chargers

Vogek 6-Port USB Charger Desktop Charging Station with: Amazon.in: Electronics

When you're travelling, charging your phones or devices can be challenging. So if you're constantly met with situations where you have multiple things to charge, we suggest you buy the The Vogek USB charging station that lets you charge six devices at the same time. It also has a nice design and a compact shape, which means it’s easy to throw it in a bag before hitting the road. If you rely a lot on your phone while driving, for music, GPS or podcasts also get the RAVPower dual-port car charger that allows you to charge two devices at the same time. It has a nice minimalist design and it’s quite compact, so you’ll hardly notice it when it's plugged in. It also automatically adjusts the voltage coming from your vehicle to deliver a consistent charge. You can also check out the Amazon Basics Dual USB Car Charger, which is an affordable offering that has two 2A USB ports and an LED indicator.

Car Holders or Mounts

Beam Electronics Universal Smartphone Car Air Vent: Amazon.in: Electronics

If you tend to travel long distances or use your car to help get you to place, you need car holders to help ease navigation. We recommend the Phone holder by Beam Electronics that can hold  any phone between 1.9 and 3.7 inches wide and can also rotate for 360-degrees to give you the best viewing angle. It clips to your car’s air vent and is padded to keep your phone safe from scratches. It also sports a quick release button to get your handset from the cradle back into your hand. The design is simple and unobtrusive, so the device should fit in well in most cars. You can also get WizGear magnetic car mount holder, which fixes on the car’s air vent. Both these car mounts support almost all types of devices, so no matter which smartphone you use, these should be fine.

Camera Lens Attachment

MACTREM Phone Camera Lens Phone Lens Kit 9 in 1, 20X: Amazon.in: Electronics

Most smartphones come with good cameras but if you want to take it up a notch and explore photography with a professional lens that can be used with a mobile, that can be done too! You will wind multiple attachments available like fisheye lenses, macro and wide-angle but you can get all of those lenses in MACTREM 9 in 1 Camera Lens Kit, which supports almost all the smartphones & tablets out there. The package brings macro lens, wide angle lens, zoom lens, universal macro lens, fish eye lens and more. If you're looking for something for budget-friendly get SIGNI One Lenses. It has a 60mm telephoto lens that gives you 2x optical zoom to take distant object shots with ease. It also take great portrait shots capturing all the crisp details.

Phone Stands

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For when you want to go hands-free while watching a movie or you simply want to shoot something without having to take help from someone else, a phone stand comes in handy. They use sit or stand on hard surfaces, like a table, desk or floors and come in several designs. The AmazonBasics Multi-Angle Portable Stand is a great purchase, the portable stand allows for comfortable hands-free use perfect when reading a book, following a recipe, recording a video, or streaming a movie. To shoot videos, we suggest getting PROSmart Aluminium Adjustable Portable and Foldable Tripod Stand that comes with a 360 degree swivel function among other features.

USB OTG Flash Drives

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If space is an issue on your Android phones, you can always get a usb flash drive that honestly comes as a saviour! For those who don't know, USB OTG flash drives are to smartphones what portable hard drives are to computers. You can buy buy SanDisk Ultra offering. For a USB Type-C OTG flash drive, you can buy the SanDisk Ultra USB Type-C version. If you own an iPhone, you’d know that there’s no support for USB OTG but don’t worry, SanDisk offers its iXpand Flash Drive,  which works on iOS devices using an app.

VR Headsets

Samsung Gear VR w/Controller - Latest Edition - US: Amazon.in: Electronics

VR Headsets are fun devices to use with your phone, the options however, are limited. Samsung’s Gear VR headset gives you access to over 600 games as well as loads of 360-degree video content via YouTube and similar services. It works with quite a few Samsung phones, but unfortunately isn’t compatible with devices from other brands. So before you buy it, make sure you own a compatible Samsung device.  A safer bet would be to invest in Google’s VR headset which works with a lot more phones than Samsung’s. Using it is a breeze. Just place a smartphone into the device and the Daydream app will automatically open, giving you access to a variety of apps and games. The device also lets you visit famous landmarks with the help of Street View and watch 360-degree videos on YouTube


Jaybird Tarah Wireless Sport Headphones – Black: Amazon.in: Electronics

Headphones are an important accessory to today’s smartphones, and since most of them already come with a set of headphones, most don't end up buying the good stuff. If you're a music lover, get yourself invest in a decent pair. You can get a bluetooth headphone, we suggest Jaybird Tarah headphones. They offer terrific sound making them a great option for the gym. The battery lasts for around six hours, which isn’t the best you can get, but it’s not bad either. The Tarah features music control buttons and a built-in mic for making calls. They also look nice and are not too bulky. If you're considering noise cancelling headphones, a good quality, bang for your buck choice would be the Bose QuiteComfort 25 headphones are the best bang for your buck. These headphones give you great sound and great isolation. Plus they are wired, or can work via Bluetooth depending on your preference.

You can always shop for other accessories like pop sockets, mobile covers and skins or bluetooth speakers from Amazon's mobile accessories section. They have other budget-friendly options for the aforementioned accessories too.