There are two things every smartphone owner needs: a cell phone case and a screen protector. If you’re serious about protecting your phone, it’s important to learn about the different types of screen covers so you know which one you should choose. Take a look at some of the most popular types of screen covers available today:

PET Film Covers

PET, or polyethylene terephthalate is a type of plastic used to create screen protectors. Each protector has multiple layers, including a polyester film, coating designed to prevent scratches, and an adhesive to help the protector stick to your phone. These covers are great for protecting your phone from scratches, but they don’t protect your phone during drops.… Read More

The stylus is often thought of as an outdated, unnecessary accessory for smartphones, tablets, and other devices. Many may wonder why people use a stylus when the touch of a finger works just the same. If you’ve ever questioned why styluses have remained popular through all these years, or if you’re considering buying one yourself, learn about the many benefits of this tech accessory:

Winter-Approved

Have you ever tried to text while wearing a thick pair of mittens or gloves? It’s challenging to get the touchscreen to sense your finger, even if you’re wearing the gloves and mittens designed for smartphone use.… Read More

Every time a major brand announces the release of a new smartphone, people everywhere begin to hope that it will finally come with massive improvements to the battery life. However, the battery life usually does not drastically improve from one model to the next. As a result, smartphone owners have started to turn to power banks and battery cases to keep their phones charged while on the go.

What’s the difference? A battery case fits over your smartphone just like a normal phone case would—with one exception. Instead of just protecting your phone from damage, it’s also feeding it power and keeping it charged so you don’t have to worry about your battery running low.… Read More

Are you headed to the gym? Don’t forget to grab your athletic shoes, a bottle of water, and of course, the cell phone accessories that will enhance your workout. There are dozens of cell phone accessories that can make it easier and more fun to exercise, so why not incorporate them into your trip to the gym? Here is a list of some customer favorites:

Headphones

Nothing beats music when it comes to getting the motivation you need to power through a tough workout. But, if you’re still using traditional headphones, you may find that it’s difficult to work out when you keep getting tangled up in cords.… Read More

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, which means you need to start planning how you can show that special someone in your life that you care. Instead of buying chocolates or flowers like you do for every other Valentine’s Day, why not go for a more unique gift that your loved one will actually get a lot of use out of? Here are some of the best cell phone accessory gift ideas for Valentine’s Day:

Travel Organizer

Women are notorious for losing small items and having to dig through their purses to find them. If this sounds familiar, buy your special someone this Black Travel Organizer Handbag.… Read More

Hype about the latest smartphones, cell phones and other gadgets to hit the market in 2017 is already high. But as we look forward to the future of cell phones and smartphones, it can also be interested in look backward and think about how today’s technology developed. What had to happen in the past to make modern cell phones and smartphones possible? We take a brief look at the history of these devices.

Pre-1970s

Companies and governments developed several precursors to the cell phone between 1908 and 1973. Wireless phones that relied on radio signals (similar to walkie-talkies) were used by the Germans in both World War I and World War II.… Read More

Depending on who your favorite smartphone manufacturer is, 2016 was either a great year or a terrible year for new cell phones. There was the disastrous premier of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, which had to be recalled because the battery was catching on fire. Then there was the seamless release of the Apple iPhone 7, which has some cool new features (our favorite is the ability to draw personalized text messages for people), and the updates to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, which continues to sell extremely well.

What does next year hold for cell phone lovers? Here are seven new cell phones to watch for in 2017.… Read More

We’ve all seen rugged cell phone cases: the big, bulky plastic case covers meant to add multiple layers of protection to smartphones. Are you in the process of determining whether a rugged cell phone case is right for you? We share some pros and cons about these popular and sturdy cell phone accessories. When discussing potential negatives of rugged cell phone cases, we also suggest ways to overcome any downsides.

Pro: Rugged cell phone cases do a great job of protecting your smartphone

The job of a rugged cell phone case is to protect your smartphone if it’s dropped, bumped, thrown, smashed or otherwise treated roughly.… Read More

If you’re looking for protective gear for your cell phone or smartphone, you’ve probably seen advertisements claiming that a screen protector will help keep your screen safe from cracks and scratches. But it today’s age of Gorilla Glass and other nearly break-proof screens, are they really necessary?

There are times when screen protectors make sense, and circumstances when you might be better off investing in other cell phone accessories. We offer an explanation of what screen protectors are and what they do. Then we talk about the reason you may or may not want one for your cell phone or smartphone.… Read More

The holidays are officially upon us! Are you gifting someone a new cell phone or smartphone this year? Why not sweeten your present with an accessory to make it look or work every better?

Or maybe you can’t afford to give a loved one a new cell phone, but you would like to present them with something they’ll find extremely useful all year. A few high-quality (yet affordable) cell phone accessories may be just what they need.

Here are eight gift-worthy accessories your loved ones and friends are sure to enjoy. We have a few high-investment items for the big spenders, as well as some budget items that make perfect stocking stuffers.… Read More