It’s undeniable to say that smartphones have become a huge aspect of society’s life. Almost everyone currently uses a smartphone or finds that they at least need their phones on them to serve more than one use or function. However, because smartphones are being used to serve so many different functions, people are finding themselves needing to attach certain extensions in order to make their smartphones do more than what they were designed for, or to work compatibly with certain apps! One of the best product developments as of late is transforming our smartphones into uses for cameras, tablets, and forms of watching entertainment. Thus, extra accessories are being created to enhance smartphones even more in ways that make our smartphones the ultimate electronic devices used for everything! We’ve listed some of our most favorite smartphone accessories that help prove the capability of accessories and extensions that are must-haves for those who are looking to upgrade their smartphones in genius ways!
Best Product Development to Turn Your Phone into A Gaming Device
More and more inventors worldwide are beginning to realize that the innovation of the smartphone meant more than just people having access to a wireless phone, but that now people have access to a digital device that can open up to a world of different uses. As mobile gaming has increasingly become popular amongst kids and gaming fans worldwide, the popularization of turning smartphones into small, yet powerful, gaming devices has become a huge factor in people’s choices when shopping for a new phone. However one of the best product developments for gamers is the Clippad. The Clippad is a cool smartphone extension that can turn any smartphone, regardless of its specs, into a video game-like device in second. Simply attach the wirelessly connected Nintendo inspired controllers to the side of your phone to start playing your favorite classic Gameboy games!
A Multifunctional Smartphone Device
A common use for our newest smartphones nowadays is using their impressive screen size to enjoy and stream videos, tv, movies, read books, and more. Because so much people rely on using their smartphones for a variety of different media, the inconvenience of always needing to hold your phone in a certain way can get in the way of people trying to enjoy their favorite content. Thus, the best product development move would be to find a way to help the convenience of smartphone users by creating a smartphone stand. The MOFTX is an invisible and non-clunky smartphone extensive product that is lightweight and attaches to the back of your phone as an “invisible” stand. Not only can the stand work in both portrait and landscape mode, but the smartphone extensive also serves as a grip for your phone and a small wallet for your most used cards!
How the Best Product Development Can Make Your Phone fit for Science
Another huge and best product development and for our modern-day mobile devices is using our smartphones as portable cameras! During every past major reveal for a new smartphone, a huge area that is emphasized during all spec reveals is how well the camera performs as users become more interested in using their phones as a device for photography. The uHandy Duet is an attachable smartphone device that allows you to enhance the way you take photos onto your phone. With two different lenses, this smartphone extension allows you to use more a Lo-mag and hi-mag lens to capture powerful microscopic images of things around you. Not only is it a great tool for photography, but perfect for those interested in science!
Make your Digital Media Physical!
As people shift from physical to digital forms of media and content sharing, the old tradition of film cameras has seemed to take a turn into an outdated practice. However, no matter how much technology has changed, there is still a huge appeal and sentimental value in having physical copies of pictures of moments shared with your close ones. Not only can the best product developments be applied to phones itself but finding ways to use your phones to enhance other products, such as Polaroids! The Polaroid Lab is a novelty product that brings your best-taken selfies or smartphone photos to life. Choose and edit your favorite photos on your phone, then place your phone on top of the device and wait for the Lab to transform it into a physical polaroid photo for you to hang on your walls or give to your friends!
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