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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.

The Zens Liberty is the AirPower wireless charger that Apple couldn’t make

Zens Liberty wireless charger review

Logitech’s Combo Touch is the Magic Keyboard for everyone else

Add a keyboard and trackpad to an iPad or iPad Air


Magic Keyboard for the iPad Pro review: the best way to turn an iPad into a laptop

Brydge Pro Plus review: an almost awesome iPad laptop

HyperX’s Cloud Flight S has Qi charging, but at the expense of some useful features

This global power adapter makes traveling with USB-C devices less of a pain

Geozilla gives you a way to track your kids or pets

How to use your AirPods with an in-flight entertainment system


Snap Spectacles 3 review: reaching new depths

Xbox Elite 2 controller review: Microsoft’s best Xbox controller just got better

A great Xbox controller with an elite $180 price tag

The Gnarbox 2 is a simple, expensive way to back up SD cards

Ikea’s inexpensive Sonos remote control is worth every penny

Chassepot’s mechanical keyboard is super tall and super silly

This is the ultimate desk charging station

iPad Pro USB-C hubs: the best, worst, and weirdest options

Samsung’s Space Monitor solves the big monitor problem

What’s the best iPad Pro keyboard?

The answer, unsurprisingly, is complicated

The best wireless charger to buy right now

Razer’s Stormtrooper gaming gear is a mix of awesome and awful

How to choose the right portable SSD

The top speeds cost top dollar, but you might not need the fastest drive

High-wattage USB-C batteries can keep your laptop charged on the go

Quark stabilizer review: GoPro without the nausea

The best GPS communicator to buy for your next adventure

River Bank battery review: modular, powerful, and full of ports

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Rodecaster Pro review: a podcast studio you can carry on your back

The Hidizs Sonata HD is the best USB-C audio dongle

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The best microphones to start podcasting with

Plug in and get your pod on

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Apogee HypeMic review: small, simple, and superb

Sticking a leather cover on my laptop seemed like a good idea

The best hardware security keys for two-factor authentication


North Focals glasses review: a $600 smartwatch for your face

This slim wireless mechanical keyboard for the Mac almost gets it right