If you get only one accessory for your Samsung smartphone, it should probably be a protective case. Seriously, those glass phones break like nobody’s business. If you get only two accessories though, the second one should definitely be the Samsung DeX Pad. This hot new device enables the Samsung Desktop Experience on your Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S9, or Galaxy S9+ smartphone. Lie the phone flat on the DeX Pad and it becomes a trackpad. Then connect a monitor and a keyboard and your smartphone is instantly transformed into a full-fledged desktop PC. It’s on sale right now on Amazon for only $70 — its lowest price ever — so you’d seriously have to be crazy not to buy it.
Here’s some more info from the product page:
- Built in fan to keep your phone cool while docked
- Multiple connection ports: 2 x USB-A 2.0, USB-C charging, HDMI output, Includes Fast Charge wall charger, USB-C cable and HDMI cable
- Fast charging is available when Fast Charge mode is selected and using provided wall charger and cables. If a non-Samsung or Samsung charger below 15 W (9 V, 1.67 A) is used, DeX Pad may not operate or may be damaged.
- US Version includes: Fast Charge Wall Charger, USB-C Cable, HDMI Cable, and Quick Start Guide
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