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Accessory Reviews

Picking up a few accessories helps your tech feel more like your own and can help it last longer, too. While slapping a phone case on your new smartphone might feel like an offense, you’ll probably be happy you did it. And as more smartphones adopt wireless charging, and ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of proprietary Lightning or USB-C adapters, we’ve committed to finding the best accessories to make your life easier with these changes.

This cable lets you charge your Surface Pro or Laptop from a USB-C battery

8BitDo’s wireless adapter is the best way to use a GameCube controller with a Switch

7

Invoxia GPS Tracker review: longevity and range from a new kind of network

The Logitech Crayon is a good Apple Pencil substitute that makes some compromises

7.5

The best battery packs for carrying everywhere and charging everything

Sony’s 2-in-1 headphone adapter is not our USB-C savior

Amazon’s dock makes the Fire tablet a better Echo Show

Here are three ways Microsoft could have made a better Surface USB-C adapter

8.5

The best USB-C hub for your new laptop

This Game Boy-style iPhone case has one redeeming feature

Chaval’s Supernova gloves are the superheated stars of winter sport

5

Google Clips review: a smart camera that doesn’t make the grade

Can you trust Google’s algorithms with your most precious moments?

The SurfacePad is a sleek leather folio for the iPhone X

Checking out the new $129.95 DJI Osmo Mobile 2 phone stabilizer

Finding the best leather case for the iPhone X

This pom-pom phone case covered my desk in rainbow confetti (in a bad way)

Dell’s 8K monitor is stunningly ahead of its time

I'm concerned about the dirt on my rip-off Supreme phone case

Yes, I know my hot dog phone case is thicc; no, it doesn’t have a battery inside

Roli's Seaboard Block is a $299 multitouch keyboard that works with your phone

A $29 holster for the iPad Pencil might be the most Apple product ever

A rubber ducky phone case only appeals to babies, the occasional Starbucks barista, and me

This retro typewriter-style keyboard looks great

A glittery phone case is a solid choice if you want to look spunky and young

This case is literally an entire Android phone that you attach to your iPhone

I wish my fingers could get used to this adorable Mac keyboard

Samsung’s Staedtler stylus is roughly 5,000 times more awesome than the Apple Pencil

The pros and cons of owning a furry blue phone case

Microsoft's awesome ergonomic keyboard finally works over Bluetooth

This case sticks an E Ink screen on the back of your iPhone 7

Razer created the clickiest keyboard of all time and now my co-workers hate me

Razer's iPad Pro mechanical keyboard is indulgent typing heaven