We all have smartphones, so just taking them standard issue, can get a little boring. To stay on-trend, why not deck yours out a bit? From cool phone cases to wireless tracking beacons to selfie sticks, these hot accessories will make your smartphone even smarter, and will make you look even cooler.
Your smartphone should be an extension of your personal style, so you need a case that tells your story. Portland collective Recover makes beautiful digital accessories out of natural, sustainable materials. Their collaboration with the classic American textile brand Pendelton features the its signature blanket print on a bamboo case. Old meets modern in this sleek, subtle, and above all, stylish accessory. Who says smartphone cases have to be boring?
If you don’t have a selfie stick yet, what are you waiting for? It’s about time you give your arms a rest, because this selfie stick extends to 40 inches, making it perfect for group shots. It’s incredibly simple to use, too—just plug it into your smartphone’s headphone jack and snap away.
The Mophie Space Pack is the king of cool phone cases, providing protection, power, and memory to your phone. 16GB of additional smartphone storage is included with the case—just download the Space app, and you’ll be sending music, pictures, and more to the cloud in no time. The case’s rechargeable battery also gives you eight extra hours of talk or internet use, perfect for if you ever find yourself stranded without an outlet. (A fate worse than anything!)
Wireless Tracking Beacons
These futuristic-looking wireless tracking beacons come in cool colors and, when partnered with your smartphone, keep track of whatever items you attach them to via Bluetooth. The days of losing your keys and bag are over. Isn’t the 21st century grand?
Up your social media game with a stylish gold and silver photo lens that clips easily to your smartphone. It works on front- and rear-facing cameras, letting you take fisheye, wide-angle, 10x macro, and 15x macro pics of whatever you please with ease. Want to take the ultimate sunset pic? Just slide this lens on around magic hour, take and upload your masterpiece, and watch the “likes” start rolling in.