TechEBlog Review


Moshi SnapTo Magnetic Car Mount Case
Moshi’s new SnapTo line of accessories lets you mount your iPhone just about anywhere, whether it be in the car or at home. There’s the SnapTo Car Mount with Wireless Charging, SnapTo Wall Mount and then the iGlaze Slim Hardshell Case for iPhone X/XS. For those who have purchased other Moshi iPhone cases and noticed the “SnapTo” tabs on the inside, these are for the magnetic tabs that come with both of the accessories mentioned above for secure magnetic mounting. Best of all, if you purchase both a SnapTo case and a SnapTo mount, you’ll receive $10 off. Read more for our full review of all the products.

Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 2

Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 2 offers big, rich sound in a small, ultra sleek package. Priced at $99.99, this svelte 0.93-pound device comes in various colors, like Bermuda Blue (above), Crushed Ice Grey, Deep Space, and Radical Red. If you want a Bluetooth speaker that outperforms its predecessor, this is the one to get. Product page. Read more for our full review.

Marvel Infinity Gauntlet Power Bank
In the comics and movies, you’ve probably seen Thanos collecting the six Infinity Gems and attaching them to his gauntlet. Well, if you’ve always wanted your very own, and in a much smaller form factor with some gadget functionality, then look no further than Brando’s Infinity Gauntlet Power Bank. This battery pack not only charges your mobile devices, but it has action joints (moving fingers) and light-up gems. Product page. Read more for our full hands-on review.

Clockwork Pi GameShell Kit Review
The GameShell Kit is the coolest DIY portable game console that we’ve come across yet, and it’s fully hackable without needing any additional hardware, just some basic programming knowledge. This modular device is powered by ClockworkPI, a development board with an integrated CPU, WI-FI, PMU chip, and multimedia functions, all packed into an extremely small form factor running on embedded GNU/Linux. We recently got our hands on a unit, courtesy of Clockwork Tech LLC, and it managed to surpass all of our expectations. Get one here now. Read more for our full review.

Ultimate Ears myBOOM 3
Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 has just gone custom, thanks to myBOOM studio. This sleek portable Bluetooth speaker can now be customized to your liking in just minutes. You can choose from a variety of stylish fabrics, colors / patterns for different parts of the speaker (caps, hang loop, and volume buttons), or even add fun text on the speaker to make it truly your own. “Our speakers have always reflected the unique styles of our listeners, but up until today, our fans were limited with the color and design options we made available to them. With myBOOM 3, we’ve created this enjoyable and unique design studio where music enthusiasts can show their creativity and give their favorite Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 speaker a truly personalized look and feel,” said Charlotte Johs, general manager of Ultimate Ears. Design your own here. Read more for our full review and to see what we created.

Nekteck 72W USB Wall Charger
Nekteck’s 4-Port 72W USB Wall Charger with Type-C 60W power delivery is the best travel accessory a mobile warrior can have with them at all times. You can throw it in any bag, as the device is roughly the same height and thickness as Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Pro charger while only being 0.7-inches longer. Featuring three 12-watt USB-A charging ports alongside its USB-C charging port – also includes a USB-C charging cable and a long power cord for those hard-to-reach outlets. Many new Android smartphones, tablets and laptops are equipped with USB-C charging ports, MacBooks included, so you can simply use this to power them all up. Product page. Read more for our full review.

STM Goods Myth 28L Backpack

The best travel accessories are the ones that last the longest and stay in great shape regardless of how much you use it, which means they’re durable, long-lasting, as well as protecting your goods in all types of weather. STM’s Myth 28L Backpack fits the bill. Don’t let its size fool you, as no one backpack size is better than another, but what matters most is that it’s proportional to your body. This is definitely large enough to hold more gear than you are bringing without turning your back into a skyscraper. Product page. Read more for our full review.

New BittBoy

The New BittBoy is an ultra portable game console that not only plays Game Boy games, but NES as well as Game Boy Color titles, and near perfectly to say the least. Measuring in at a svelte 6.8 x 9.9 x 1.3cm, it features a bright 2.4-inch (original 2.2-inch) IPS LCD display, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a microSD card slot. Thanks to its new 700mAh battery (original 500mAh), you’ll get roughly 3-hours of continuous gameplay before needing a recharge. Product page (Amazon) / Aliexpress. Read more for our full review.

DrinKup Bottle

Let’s face it, not everyone drinks enough water each day, especially if they have an active lifestyle. The DrinKup Bottle is a smart water bottle that recommends the most appropriate water intake based on your height, weight and daily activities. When it’s hydration time, the ultrasonic sensor-equipped lid will automatically vibrate and a “♡” will appear on the built-in LED screen, and the app even sends you a notification as well. Plus, it includes Apple Health and Fitbit integration as well. More information. Read more for our full review.

Jackery Honda HLS290 Portable Power Station
If, like us at TechEBlog, you’re constantly low on battery – and madly texting friends to let them know that you’re about to run out of power – then you may be in need of a power bank, or should the same be true for your laptops, tablets, and other devices, there’s this portable power station: Jackery’s Honda HLS290 features 290 Watt-hour energy storage (29,000mAh x 28 cells), and powers most laptops (3-4 recharges), smartphones (17 recharges), tablets (14 recharges), mini fridges (3.4 hours) as well as full-sized televisions (3.4 hours). Why is the mAh rating important? Well, this is the storage capacity available for a particular battery, with higher mAh ratings for the same battery yielding a longer run time. Read more for our full review and where to see this product in-person at CES 2019.