8 Best Phone Accessories for Every Smartphone, According to Amazon Reviews
Whether you're loyal to Apple or can't imagine life without an Android, there are many tech upgrades to enhance your smartphone. From portable chargers that are a traveler's must-have to Bluetooth speakers that are perfect for entertaining, these are the products Amazon customers adore. We scoured reviews to find the best phone accessories—and they're all less than $50.
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Best Solar Phone Charger: Poweradd Apollo 2
Equipped with an LED light and li-polymer battery cells, this solar phone charger is essential for any camping trip. It's compatible with the iPhone, Samsung Galaxy and iPad, plus it's waterproof, dustproof, and shockproof. One customer said it came in handy during a hurricane, "Once we used all the power of our cellphones, we were without telephone communication. However, a friend lent me a Poweradd Apollo 2 power bank which was a life saver. Because of that experience I decided to buy two units of the same power banks which have performed flawlessly."
To Buy: $23; amazon.comshop this solar phone charger
Best Wireless Charger: Anker PowerPort 5 Pad
Charge your phone 10 percent faster than other wireless chargers with the Anker 10W Qi-Certified Wireless Charing Pad. Made specifically for Samsung smartphones, it can also charge iPhones (including the iPhone XS Max), making it an incredibly versatile wireless charger. Plus, it has the ability to charge through most phone cases.
To Buy: $14; amazon.comshop this wireless charger
Best Car Charger: Maxboost Dual-Port USB Charger
This car charger allows you to charge two devices simultaneously. Its universal dual smart ports instantly recognize your device and adjust power output for optimal efficiency. With an LED light for nighttime use, and Maxboost's patented circuit design that automatically stops charging when the battery is full, it's earned over 8,000 positive reviews on Amazon. This satisfied customer loves being able to charge and use their GPS at the same time. "It supplies plenty of power and has significantly shortened the time required to charge my phone, even when using navigation and bluetooth music streaming."
To Buy: $8; amazon.comshop this car charger
Best Portable Charger: Anker PowerCore
An Amazon favorite with over 13,000 reviews, this portable charger comes in handy on family vacations. Its wireless design means you can charge your devices anywhere—no outlet required. Plus, it comes equipped with safety features to prevent overheating. Another fun feature: its dual USB ports that allow you to charge multiple devices at once, so you don't have to argue with your spouse or kids over who charges first.
To Buy: $50; amazon.comshop this portable charger
Best Screen Protector for iPhone: Maxboost Screen Protector Apple iPhone XS and X
Another Amazon customer favorite from Maxboost, this iPhone screen protector has more than 9,000 people raving about it. Made of tempered glass and featuring both a hydrophobic and oleophobic coating, it protects against sweat and fingerprints to keep your screen looking clean. The $14 pack includes three screen protectors and a lifetime warranty, something this customer felt grateful for after dropping their phone on gravel: "I peeled it (the screen protector) off and there was not a scratch on the $1,150 phone. The pack came with 3 which I originally thought was unnecessary. I will now enthusiastically place number two on when I get home from work."
To Buy: $14; amazon.comshop this iphone screen protector
Best Screen Protector for Samsung: Q Shield LiQuidSkin
For Samsung S10 users, this screen protector works wonders. It features a flexible film that bends over curved edges for maximum coverage. Thanks to its Smart Film technology, it also has self-healing technology that reduces scratches and fingerprint smudges. Even if you don't own the Samsung Galaxy S10, IQ Shield LiQuidSkin makes versions for almost all Samsung smartphones.
To Buy: $10; amazon.comshop this samsung screen protector
Best Bluetooth Speaker: Anker SoundCore
Jam out to your favorite tunes all day (literally—it boasts up to 24 hours of high-quality play time) with this Bluetooth speaker from Anker. Equipped with Bluetooth 4.0 technology, the speaker can pair with devices up to 66 feet away, making it even easier to stream music or podcasts from almost any room in the house. Or, pick it up for your next road trip and enjoy all your favorite artists in high-def stereo sound. This Bluetooth speaker also makes an excellent gift idea for any college kid or music-loving teen.
To Buy: $40; amazon.comshop this bluetooth speaker
Of all the phone accessories, the PopSocket should be at the top of your list. Its unique design gives you a better grip (goodbye phone dropping) and transforms into a stand. Snap the reusable adhesive to the back of your phone, and you'll be able to watch Netflix on your nightstand, record videos with ease, and take hands-free selfies. Available in multiple patterns and colors, the PopSocket also acts as a stylish accessory and is a great stocking stuffer for the holidays.
To Buy: From $11; amazon.comshop this popsocket