If you planning a road trip on a motorcycle, then you must an appropriate checklist. If you miss out smallest thing, then it will may create problem in the middle of trip. Here I am not going to show a complete checklist but I tell you what gadget and its accessories to carry. You may like or not the list below so you can go with any alternative, the most important thing is to get genuine and durable product. Because you may don’t know how the journey will be and in the middle of trip you don’t want your gadget to stop working or broken.
Must have Smartphone accessories for motorcycles 2017
Wireless Bluetooth Speaker – Altec Lansing Mini LifeJacket 2
Most of the people likes to listen music on the go and if you planning for a long road trip then you should have a good rugged weather proof wireless bluetooth speaker. The reason to recommend this speaker it is waterproof, shock resistant and it comes with motorcycle mount included in the box, so you don’t have to buy separate mount. It gives you up to 10 hours of battery life as well as you also able to use it as a speakerphone.
Bike mount USB charger – Bolt Smartphone charger
Without having a proper power source, you are limited to use electronic devices. Bolt smartphone USB motorcycle charger is one of the best charger are available in the market. It works on your motorcycle battery, there is no additional load on battery if device is not connected to it. It outputs 2 Amps of current with helps to charge your device faster. With the anti-theft detachable small pocket size design, you can take charger with yourself when you are not riding. It also comes with tank bag included in the box in which you can keep your smartphone securely.
Action Camera – GoPro HERO Session
There is no meaning if you cannot capture special moment during the trip. So, you should go for good quality weatherproof action camera with helmet mount if needed. There are so many good action cameras are available but I am giving best and budget camera. GoPro HERO Session action camera comes with helmet mount included. You can record 1440p @30fps and 1080p @60fps video and with 8 MP shooter. It comes with helmet mount with flat and curved surface included in the box, no need to buy separately.
Motorcycle mobile phone mount – RAM Mount
Ram mount is one of the best durable quality mount manufacturer, this mount somewhat on expensive side. If you are using expensive mobile phone and don’t want to lose it then you should go for RAM Torque handlebar mount because spending $60 is much better than losing $600. Ram offers wide range of smartphone mount like clip-on handlebar mount, tank mount etc.
Power Bank – Anker Powercore 15600
If you are at a place where you don’t want to drain motorcycle’s battery and really need you power to charge your device. Then you should carry a reliable and decent capacity of power bank. Anker Powercore 15600 offers you 15600 mAH of juice which can charge your smartphone up to 4 times with its single charge.
External Lenses – Aukey Optic Pro 3-in-1 Lens set
If you want to capture a video or photo with your smart phone but you limited to certain range of your smartphone lens. Aukey is offering ultra-clear and wide variety of external lenses for your smartphone according to your need. Aukey Optic Pro 3-in-1 Lens set has 3 types of lenses 198° Fisheye Lens, 150° Wide Angle Lens, 15X Macro Lens.
Solar Charger – Anker PowerPort Solar Lite
Solar charger is optional to carry, this is for the worst situation you can face. If you stuck in the middle of trip and run out of all power sources. You need to charge up your device in emergency so there is no better option to use it completely free power source “Sun”. Anker PowerPort Solar Lite offers you limitless power as long as you can see the Sun, it output up to 2.1 to charge you’re your device on decent speed.