50 Amazing Gadgets You Should Carry On Your Sling Bag
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Pinterest has released a listing of the top 100 Pin trends for 2019 (click here), and it looks like sling bags are a new thing, with an increase of 1184% in pin searches.
So, why not pick yourself one too? Then you can carry all your cool gadgets around and still keep up with the trends.
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What about some cool new gadgets to bring along with your new sling bag? Check out these amazing 50 gadgets that you should carry on your sling bag! (Click on the pictures to check the price and other details on Amazon)
1. Samsung Galaxy S10 Android Smartphone
6.24 x 2.92 x 0.31 in
One of the top smartphones on the market in 2019! With a Cinematic Infinity Display (6.4"), pro-grade camera and wireless PowerShare, in-screen fingerprint ID, a triple-lens rear camera that can take ultra-wide photos, up to 1TB/12GB RAM, a state-of-the-art Octa-core chipset and IP68, you'll get a lot but you'll also pay a lot.
2. Apple iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max
6.20 x 3.05 x 0.30 in
The best alternative to the Android world is a gorgeous phone with a fantastic HDR OLED screen that goes up to 6.5", 12MP OIS HDR wide angle and telephoto cameras, face ID, IP68, wireless charging and up to 512 GB of storage. Unfortunately, it's also beyond pricey!
3. Microsoft Surface Headphones
8.03 x 7.68 x 1.89 in
If you want the best money can buy, these headphones are perfect for you.
You get active noise cancellation, rich audio, Bluetooth connectivity, multiple Bluetooth pairings, Cortana enabled, fast-charging, up to 15h of battery life, and on-ear touch controls. Design, comfort, and exceptional build quality are right in line with what the Surface team delivers.
4. Sony MDRXB50AP Extra Bass Earbud Headset
2.63 x 1.5 x 6.75 in
If you fancy something smaller and if you care about bass as I do, these are the top wired earbuds you can find under $100. Plus, you'll get an integrated microphone and smartphone playback control with a tangle-free flat cord.
5. Jabra Elite 65t True Wireless Earbuds
4.9 x 7.3 x 2.2 in
With Alexa built-in, 4 microphones, a customizable equalizer, a pocket-friendly charging case that gives you up to 15 hours of use and neat design, the Jabra Elite 65t earbuds stand out of the competition.
The right bud has a central button for call answering, pausing and playing music, and allowing ambient noise in or out; the left has two small buttons for volume and track skip (with a longer press).
6. Tophome Earbud Holder And Cord Organizer
6 x 3 x 1 inches
There ain't much to say about a cord organizer, except that you need one. You may not agree yet, but once you get your hands on one, you'll completely agree with me. I just love cheap and small things that prevent you from being frustrated at technology. On top of that, it has a distinct design, so I guess that's everything we need from it.
7. Y Shaped 3.5mm Audio Splitter
2.2 x 1.5 x 0.2 in
If you're into music sharing, there's plenty of social networks for you to do that, but there's also the old-fashioned way of plugging 2 headphones into the same MP3 player! If you haven't tried before, you'll notice that's something way more delightful to do!
8. Amir clip-on Smartphone Camera Lenses
1.5 x 5.5 x 4.2 in
If you like to go beyond what your smartphone camera can do, this little add-on is perfect for you. You get a 0.4X super wide angle lens that is also capable of making 180º Fisheye and 10x macro photos. This one is made of glass, and its detachable clamp design makes it widely compatible with all popular brands and models of smartphones and tablets.
9. Easy-Macro Lens Band, 4X Magnification
2.5 x 0.1 x 0.4 inches
If you prefer something smaller and less intrusive, this band may be perfect for you. This is just for macros, it's not a zoom lens, but it works on all devices with or without a case.
10. iClever BK03 Folding Bluetooth keyboard
5.7 x 3.5 x 0.5 in
For those who prefer typing into a physical keyboard over a smartphone or tablet screen, this is the perfect gadget for you. It has a delicate but durable design, it's small, lightweight, foldable, and very cheap indeed. It's a Windows, Android, and iOS compatible Bluetooth keyboard. You can get up to 90h of writing time or up to 960h of standby time with only one charge.
11. 8BitDo Mini Zero Bluetooth Gamepad
2.9 x 0.4 x 1.4 inches
If you're into gaming, this is the perfect gamepad for you. It's small, easy to use, and it's compatible with all iPhones and Android phones. You can also connect it to a Windows PC, Mac OS, iPod touch, iPad, Android tablets, etc.
12. Samsung Galaxy Watch (46mm)
1.81 x 1.93 x 0.51 in
As the smartphone's best companions, smartwatches are a must-go if you really love tech. If you have a (Samsung) Android phone (or if you have an iPhone, but you're not into the Apple watch), this is one of the best smartwatches available. It supports wireless charging, interchangeable bands, customizable watch faces, Samsung Pay, sleep cycle tracking, reminders to keep moving, calorie tracking, guided meditation, breathing exercises for stress management, it's waterproof, and it has a Gorilla glass display. The battery can last up to 4 days, but your results may vary.
13. Apple Watch Series 4 (44mm)
2 x 1 x 1 in
If you want the real deal (and not some knock-off imitation), this is it: Series 4 with cellular and GPS. With electrical and optical heart sensors, digital crown with haptic feedback, accelerometer, gyroscope, swim-proof, ECG, fall detection, automatic workout detection, head-to-head competitions, activity sharing, personalized coaching, monthly challenges, and achievement awards to keep you motivated. A cellular connection allows you to use it as a walkie-talkie, make phone calls, and send messages.
14. Fitbit Inspire HR Fitness Tracker
1.2 x 3.9 x 8.9 in
If you're into bands, this is the one for you. You can arguably say it's a watch, but you'll quickly find out that its main focus is on fitness. You'll get an all-day heart rate monitor to automatically detect workouts (like walks, swimming, and bike rides) and sleep (light, deep and REM sleep stages). You'll also get up to 5 days of battery life.
15. HP Spectre x360 13T Laptop
12 x 8.6 x 0.57 in
This is without a doubt my favorite laptop and you can easily see why: from a cutting edge GEM CUT Design to an 8th generation quad-core Intel I7-8565U CPU, you'll get the best of both worlds: a great design with all the horse-power you'll ever need for your day-to-day tasks, and you can even play most games pretty decently. You'll also get a well above the average sound system designed by Bang & Olufsen, 512GB of storage space (SSD), 16GB of RAM, 802.11b/g/n/ac (2x2) Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, a 13.3" Full HD touch screen with Corning Gorilla Glass and pen support, USB-C ports, Thunderbolt, SD card reader and up to 7h of battery life. I like that the corners have been lopped off in favor of hard angles: you'll get a Type-C port on the right side and the power button on the left. A Type-C peripheral or charging cable now clears the laptop without blocking your mouse hand, and that power button is far harder to hit accidentally when in tablet mode.
16. Microsoft Surface Go Windows 10 Tablet
9.65 x 6.9 x 0.33 in
If you want something smaller, lighter and cheaper, this is it. You still get a Windows PC, albeit not as powerful as an I3 processor but the 8GB RAM version comes packed with a pretty good SSD with fast read speeds.
If you want to save some space (and money), you can buy it without the keyboard and carry a small foldable Bluetooth keyboard, which can also be connected to your smartphone. If you want to know more, go back to item number 10.
Go hasn't much to offer. You'll get an Intel Pentium Gold fanless processor, Intel HD 615 graphics, 4 or 8GB of RAM, 128 or 256GB of storage, 10" 1800x1200 touch screen with pen support, USB-C 3.1, microSD, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, nanoSIM tray (for the LTE/GPS option) and up to 8h of battery life.
17. Lenovo Smart Tab P10 Android Tablet
11.16 x 1.96 x 9.19 in
If you think you can manage it without a Windows PC, this Android tablet is perfect for you. It has a 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon octa-core processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage space, it supports microSD cards up to 256GB. It has a full HD 10.1" touch screen with 4 front speakers with Dolby Atmos, runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) and includes a fingerprint login for multiple profiles.
You can also transform this tablet into a Smart Screen with Amazon Alexa when docked and control your smart home devices too.
18. Logitech MX Vertical Advanced Ergonomic Wireless Mouse
5 x 4 x 4 in
Once in a while, you have to try something different. If you use your mouse a lot and are experiencing (or want to avoid) wrist pain, you have to give this vertical mouse a try. My favorite feature is the ability to navigate seamlessly on three (Mac or Windows) computers, and copy-paste text, images, and files from one to the other, using Logitech FLOW. You can connect it via included wireless USB unifying receiver or Bluetooth smart technology or the included USB-C charging cable. The battery can last for up to 4 months on a single charge and give you up to 3h of use with a 1-minute quick charge. You can also change its DPIs up to 4000 to reduce hand movement and fatigue.
19. Xeababy Wireless Charger, 2 in 1 Mouse Pad
12.2 x 0.67 x 8.66 in
What if you could use your mouse pad as a phone stand and wireless charger? Well, now you can, for as low as $5! This is a QI wireless charger, so it's compatible with all QI-enabled devices. You can connect it to any USB port. Unfortunately, this isn't a fast wireless charger, but I guess for that price, you really can't complain.
20. Samsung Evo Select 256GB MicroSD card and adapter
0.59 x 0.43 x 0.59 in
Every tech sling bag must have a microSD card in it. Whether you'll put it on a camera, on a PC, on a tablet, on a smartphone, on a smartwatch or use it to copy files between them is up to you. One thing is for sure, you'll want a fast card with lots of storage space. 256GB with up to 100MB/s read and write speeds should be enough, so this is the logical choice.
21. SanDisk Extreme PRO 128GB USB 3.1 Solid State Flash Drive
2.79 x 0.84 x 0.45 in
If you prefer the universality of a flash drive, this is it. It ain't that small, but if you can live with it, you'll be amazed at the read speeds of up to 420MB/s and the write speeds of up to 380MB/s! It's like having a small SDD in your pocket and on top of that, it comes with a lifetime limited warranty.
22. SanDisk Extreme Portable 500GB SSD
3.79 x 1.95 x 0.35 in
If you need an SSD that's small but fast, Sandisk has the perfect gadget for you. You'll get up to 550MB/s read speeds, and up to 500MB/s write speeds, excellent for moving hi-res photos and videos fast! It also is water, dust, and shock resistant, for those who are always on the go.
23. Satechi Aluminum Multi-Port USB-C Adapter
4.5 x 1.1 x 0.4 in
If you're more of an in-house person and like to have everything you may need in a single HUB, this is the perfect gadget for you. You'll get a 4K HDMI, Ethernet, USB-C Pass-Through Charging, SD/Micro Card Reader and 3 USB 3.0 ports in slim and compact aluminum design. This adapter is compatible with type-c devices like Macs, Surface Go, Chromebooks and other models with DisplayPort over USB-C with Alt mode (for the HDMI port).
24. Canon IVY Wireless Mini Photo Printer
6.7 x 6.3 x 5 inches
If you'd like to carry a printer on your sling bag, this Canon IVY printer is the one for you. It's small, lightweight and you can connect it to any Bluetooth smartphone and print 2"x3" photos with peel and stick backing. It's just perfect for printing all your social snapshots. You can add frames, stickers, filters, text, tile print, collage print, and more!