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Top 5 Best LG G2 Accessories

Love your LG G2? These accessories will make you fall even harder for this elegant smartphone. Here are our top picks for the must-have accessories for the G2.


1. Best LG G2 Accessory for Cars & Travel: LG Navigation Car Mount

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(LG)

If you travel a lot for work, this LG car mount enables you to use your phone for hands-free, GPS navigation. This mount provides a sturdy way to keep your phone exactly where you need it.

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Pros:

  • Automatically launches Car Mode when the handset is attached
  • Easy to adjust
  • Mounts to either the dash or your windshield
  • Quick installation
  • Made by LG

  • Cons:

  • Cannot be mounted to steering wheel or visor
  • This model only works with LG G2 from Verizon
  • May not let you place phone in the cradle with case still on
  • Mount only has one adjustable joint, limits positioning somewhat
  • No charging port or audio jack built into the dock

  • 2. Best LG G2 Accessory for Running & Fitness: Shocksock Reflective Sports Armband

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    (Shocksock)

    This Shocksock band frees up your hands for lifting weights or steering a bike. This is also an ideal accessory for runners, or for anyone who wants to keep their phone accessible during the course of the day.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Lets you go hands-free during your workout
  • Slim profile
  • Machine washable
  • Reflective material
  • Good for running, cycling, or gym

  • Cons:

  • “One size fits all” is really one size fits most, according to disgruntled user reviews
  • Screen cover makes touchscreen less responsive
  • Could benefit from additional waterproofing
  • Phone must be removed from protective case in order to fit into this armband
  • Somewhat cumbersome to use phone while working out

  • 3. Best LG G2 Battery Charger Accessory: LG Wireless Charging Pad

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    (LG)

    Wireless charging is great for people who have a tendency to misplace their charging cables. This LG charging pad will work with non-LG devices as well, making this a smart buy for households where not everyone is an LG phone owner.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Made by LG
  • Attractive design
  • Portable
  • Strong enough to charge through thick cases
  • Cord is nice and long

  • Cons:

  • Only works with the Verizon LG G2 (other versions don’t have wireless charging compatibility built in)
  • LED charging indicator is too simplistic
  • Somewhat more expensive than comparable charging systems
  • Sometimes stops charging before hitting 100 percent
  • Charging station is finicky, may require phone to be placed on it “just so”

  • 4. Best LG G2 Security & Privacy Accessory: MPERO Privacy Screen Protector

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    (Empire Case/MPERO)

    Empire Case’s MPERO products provide a bit of privacy for your LG G2’s screen. The tinted screen makes it hard for people sitting near you to see what you are doing, which is nice for people who use their G2 on crowded public transit.

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    Pros:

  • Non-adhesive backing
  • Comes with instructions and cleaning cloth
  • Protects your privacy
  • Also protects screen from dust and scratches
  • Should fit perfectly, even if device is in a case

  • Cons:

  • Does not appear to be available in multi-packs
  • Intentionally designed to have a small gap around the edges
  • Will darken the look of your display
  • Not smudge-proof
  • Makes it hard to see your screen in direct sun

  • 5. Best LG G2 Accessory Kit: BIRUGEAR Essential Accessories Bundle

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    (Birugear)

    Sometimes, you just want to buy a kit that takes the guesswork out of accessory shopping. This kit comes with six different items, giving you a basic starter kit that’s ideal for the LG G2.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Compatible with LG G2 (AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and International Versions)
  • Contains a case, chargers, phone rest, screen protector, and cable
  • Silicone case absorbs impacts
  • Case has built-in stand
  • Takes the guesswork out of accessory shopping

  • Cons:

  • Not compatible with Verizon model of the LG G2
  • Few color options to personalize your device
  • Not the most widely respected company in the case/accessories game
  • You only get one screen protector, and it does not offer privacy screening or other special features
  • Kit may not contain everything you need, depending on what your lifestyle is like

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