14 helpful work from home tech gadgets we use to improve our productivity

Discover the best tech gadgets and accessories to boost your productivity and comfort while you work from home.

Last Updated on August 4, 2021 by Jochen

Discover the best work from home tech gadgets and office accessories to boost your productivity and comfort.

One of the biggest challenges of working from home is setting up a home office with the right tools, but once you’ve got everything in place, it’s easier to get your work done efficiently.

We’ve compiled a detailed list of the best “work from home” accessories to help you increase your productivity. The main tech essentials everyone needs to work remotely are reliable internet and a laptop, but we also recommend getting a monitor so you have a bigger screen to work from as well as a decent keyboard and mouse.

Dual Monitor Stand - Height Adjustable Double Arm Monitor Desk Mount

Dual Monitor Stand – Height Adjustable Double Arm Monitor Desk Mount

55.99$

Working on two displays will cost you a lot of valuable desk space you can´t use otherwise. A dual monitor stand could be your solution for an organized desk. Even better you can freely rotate and place your monitor according to your needs.

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Mobile Pixels - Portable Monitor for Laptop, On-The-Go Dual Screen Laptop Monitor, 14" Full HD Display

Trio Portable Monitor for Laptop, On-The-Go Dual Screen Laptop Monitor, 14″ Full HD Display

299.99$

Today almost everyone using a laptop for business trips or even for daily work. But sometimes a second screen for presentations or multitasking is missing.

Essential accessories to solve that problem is the Trio portable monitor, a triple monitor system for your laptop. This revolutionary product features up to three screens that will offer you efficient multitasking as well as boost your productivity.

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Microsoft - Ergonomic Keyboard for Home Office

Microsoft – Ergonomic Keyboard for Home Office

60$

Microsoft ergonomic keyboard is built on advanced ergonomic principles, incorporating a split keyboard layout to help position the wrists and forearms in a natural, relaxed position, a cushioned palm rest to provide wrist support, and a domed keyboard shape to reduce wrist pronation.

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MonitorMate - Aluminium Monitor Stand for desk with 18W Fast-Charging USB port for iPhone

MonitorMate – Aluminium Monitor Stand for Desk with 18W Fast-Charging USB port

158.99$

Making your home office more ergonomic often requires elevating your monitor to the ideal viewing level. MonitorMate has a stylish and functional stand that will improve your posture and desk appearance. Elegant Design The ProBASE X is an aluminum monitor stand from MonitorMate.

It comes with a dock station including a 18W USB-C fast charging port, two USB ports, a build-in card reader and Gigabit-Speed Ethernet Connectivity.

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HumanCentric - Wooden Monitor Stand and Laptop Stand in Black Walnut

HumanCentric – Wooden Monitor Stand and Laptop Stand in Black Walnut

29.99$

For less technic and more aesthetics this wooden monitor stand for your desk raise your monitor by 4 inches to improve ergonomics and thus help to reduce neck and back pain. Plus you can store your keyboard underneath for a tidy home office.

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Anker - Bluetooth Speakerphone, conference phone with 6 Mics and Enhanced Voice Pickup

Anker – Bluetooth Speakerphone, conference phone with 6 Mics

108.99$

For longer calls I am not a fan of putting my phone against my ear. Headsets work but sometimes I feel not suited well enough especially in business video calls.

The solution I’ve been using recently is the PowerConf Bluetooth Speakerphone from Anker. For video calls or group conferences, it suit all my needs for business calls plus it’s portable, so you can take it on the road. The sound quality it produces and that it has six microphones, so it can pick up my voice clearly regardless of where I am in the room.

 

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Last Updated on August 4, 2021 by Jochen

Anker PowerConf Bluetooth Speakerphone - Perfect For Home Office
Seagate - Barracuda Fast External SSD 1TB Portable Drive for PC & Mac

Seagate Barracuda Fast External SSD 1TB Portable Drive

149$

Full Speed Ahead – Install and boot games faster, transfer files seamlessly, and stream stored videos to a laptop with BarraCuda Fast External SSD 1TB, a USB-C external SSD shelling out intense speeds and easy, on-the-go backup.

The Seagate Barracuda uses solid-state memory, which allows for fast read and write speeds, and it is well protected while traveling due to it´s SSD nature. The BarraCuda Fast SSD supports USB-C for fast transfer speeds of up to 540MB per second.

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Bose - Noise Cancelling Headphones 700, Over Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphones with Built-In Microphone

Bose Headphones 700 – Powerful Noise-Cancelling Headphones

329$

Turn any space into the perfect place to listen to music, make phone calls, or get work done. Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 reinvent what true wireless headphones are — and redefine what they can be.

True Noise-cancelling like the Bose 700s are perfect for tuning out distractions around the house and home office, or intruding sounds from outside, the Bose 700s feature some of the best noise cancellation tech on the market. They’re especially well-suited for use during important work calls since the mics can isolate your voice from background noises. The Bose 700s are also our pick for the most comfortable noise-cancelling headphones, so you can wear them throughout the workday without any problems.

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Last Updated on August 4, 2021 by Jochen

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3M Precise Mouse Pad with Gel Wrist Rest, Soothing Gel Comfort with Durable, Easy to Clean Leatherette Cover, Optical Mouse Performance and Battery Saving Design

Precise Mouse Pad from 3M with Gel Wrist Rest to prevent RSIs

15.99$

For long office work on your computer we recommend the 3M Precise Mouse Pad with a comfortable wrist rest to avoid work injuries on your wrist.

It is effective, and cheap, and will keep your mouse hand comfortable. Also, its tracking surface is designed for modern optical mice, so you’re basically covered from every angle by a known US company 3M for under 20$.

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Hbada Ergonomic Home Office Chair and Gaming Chair, Height Adjustable Seat

Ergonomic Home Office Chair by Hbada

169.99$

This modern high back mesh chair features Ergonomic-Human-Curve designed backrest and headrest which creates total spinal support. So that the chair moves with postures to hold your spine perfectly and ease pressure & pain on back for everyday use.

This ergonomic home office chair is an ideal budget choice to use for long hours, and a stylish one.

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Revolutionary LED desk lamp with wireless fast charger incorporates RAVPower groundbreaking HyperAir technology to fast charge compatible iPhones and Samsung devices

LED Desk Lamp with Wireless Fast Charger and USB Charging Port from TaoTronics

59.99$

Whether you’re working late nights or just need extra lighting, this TaoTronics LED desk lamp can deliver the needed light. The brightness is adjustable to suit your workspace, and it has a built-in Qi-wireless charger for recharging your phone and USB charging ports incase you need more power for your daily gadgets.

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Anker - Power Strip Surge Protector 12 Outlets with Flat Plug for Home Office

Anker Power Strip Surge Protector with 12 Outlets

36.99$

The Anker PowerExtend is equipped with two 4000-joule surge protectors, ensuring continuous protection for your most sensitive devices like your MacBook or Computer during power surges. In addition to offering surge protection, this power strip incorporates a range of other safety features including overload protection, grounded protection, and a fire-resistant exterior.

That´s all safety features for your workspace but the main function is of course the 12 outlet power strip to keep your home office operational.

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Anker - USB-C Hub for MacBook, 7-in-2 USB C Adapter

Anker USB-C Hub for MacBook, 7-in-2 USB C Adapter

59.99$

If you have a MacBook you might know the struggle of having limited plug-in options for your gadgets and accessories. That’s where theAnker USB-C Hub comes in with several ports.

Expand your MacBook’s 2 USB-C ports into 1 multi-function USB-C port, 1 USB-C data port, 2 USB-A ports, 1 HDMI port, 1 SD card slot, and 1 microSD card slot – all from one ultra-compact hub.

Make the most of your MacBook with the addition of 7 ports, allowing you to transfer data in seconds, stream media in unrivaled clarity, and provide high-speed pass-through charging.

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FutureCharger - Wireless Charger Mouse Pad, Extended RGB Mousepad, Office Desk Mat for iPhone 12

Wireless Charger Mouse Pad for your iPhone 12, Extended RGB Mousepad

39.99$

Place your iPhone next to you as usual but let it charge wireless while you are working. If an appointment calls you will be ready.

The FutureCharger wireless charger mouse pad is suitable for any task use it as keyboard pad or office desk mat while conveniently charge your iPhone.

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