Tech

Top 5 Best HTC One (M8) Accessories

htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

(HTC)

Half the fun of buying a new smartphone is buying the accessories to go along with it. The following HTC One accessories are like the cherry on top of your M8 sundae.


1. Best HTC One (M8) Accessory For Business Professionals & Students: HTC Dot View Case

htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

(HTC)

Also featured on our list of best HTC One cases, the HTC Dot View Case is a seriously thoughtful accessory. You don’t even need to unlock your phone to see your notifications, because the clever dot matrix design on the back of the case provides tap-to-activate weather updates, reminders, and more. This makes it ideal for professionals who are always on the go. It’s also great for students who don’t want to be out of touch, but want to avoid the temptation of checking their phone every five minutes. This case retails for around $50.

Buy it here.


Pros:

  • Multiple case color options
  • Case offers cool functions
  • Controlling notifications on the case is easy
  • Made by the same company who makes the phone
  • Fun retro-inspired design

  • Cons:

  • Slightly more expensive than other cases on the market
  • Some user reviews say the case material feels cheap
  • Case notifications are limited
  • Case does not sit perfectly flush on the device
  • Design of case can make using camera more difficult

  • 2. Best HTC One (M8) Accessory for Extra Battery Life: HTC Battery Bar

    htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

    (HTC)

    This handy little accessory from HTC is a great way to give your device an extra battery boost on those days when you just can’t get near a charger. While the HTC One M8 already has great battery-saving features, this little battery bar is still a great investment. You can get enough juice to charge two phones out of just one battery bar, and the bar works with other HTC phones as well. This accessory retails for around $60.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Available in 6000 mAh and 9000 mAh options
  • Two color choices
  • Lightweight & portable
  • Smart charging (auto power on/off)
  • Extends phone battery life

  • Cons:

  • Included cord is quite short
  • Takes a while to fully charge
  • Some user reviews have indicated unit can malfunction
  • Rechargeable battery doesn’t seem to be replaceable
  • Doesn’t appear to work with non-HTC phones, despite compatible charger end

  • 3. Best HTC One (M8) Audio Accessory: Bluetooth StereoClip

    htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

    (HTC)

    This Bluetooth StereoClip provides a way to stream the music on your phone to your car stereo or your home entertainment system. The HTC StereoClip retails for around $60.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Tiny & portable
  • Rechargeable battery
  • Playback time of up to 5 hours
  • Support Advanced Audio Distribution Profile
  • Industry standard plug works with most devices

  • Cons:

  • Some user reviews indicate the bass sounds weak
  • Limited features
  • Doesn’t sound as good as a wired connection
  • You’ll need to stay diligent about firmware updates in order to keep the device working
  • Device is small enough to lose easily, lacks a keyring or tether

  • 4. Best HTC One (M8) Car Mount Accessory: HTC Car Kit

    htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

    (HTC)

    The HTC Car Kit retails for around $60. This kit includes a base, cradle, pad, and a charger. If you want to use your HTC One M8 for GPS navigation or as a mini in-car entertainment system for your kids, this is a great accessory to buy.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Comes with everything you need to install a car mount
  • Car mode on your HTC phone automatically comes up when you place your phone into the cradle
  • Fits M8 perfectly (but not M8 in a case)
  • Allows for hands-free navigation
  • Attractive design

  • Cons:

  • Car mount placement somewhat inflexible
  • Few color/style choices
  • Somewhat expensive for a dock system
  • Materials could be more rugged
  • User reviews indicate car kit is buggy, hard to install properly

  • 5. Best HTC One (M8) Earbuds: HTC Stereo Headphones

    htc one accessories, best htc one accessories, top htc one accessories, new htc one accessories, htc one m8 cases, best htc one m8 accessories, top htc one m8 accessories, htc one accessories 2014

    (HTC)

    Available for around $40, these mid-range headphones offer premium sound. Compatible with all HTC Android and Windows devices, these customizable earbuds are worth purchasing.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Multiple earbud sizes
  • Flat, tangle-free cable
  • Cheaper than many premium audio earbuds
  • In-line mic and controller
  • Compatible with HTC’s exclusive enhanced audio profile

  • Cons:

  • Few color options to choose from
  • Some users have complained of crackling sound
  • May be too bass-heavy for some
  • Some users find earbuds uncomfortable

  • Find this author on Google+

    New HTC One M8 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: What’s the Best Smartphone?

    Which new Android smartphone is best? We pit the Samsung Galaxy S5 against the new HTC One.

    Click here to read more

    Respond To This

    Leave a Reply

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

    Google+ photo

    You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

    Connecting to %s

    2 comments

    More Tech you need to know

    Follow

    Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

    Join 544 other followers