You may think your MacBook Pro is fine as it is. After all, these laptops are powerhouses that are capable of withstanding your hardest work. But a MacBook Pro is not an end unto itself. There are cable winders and charging hubs to help you use it to its potential. And to find some of the top gadgets, check out this roundup of our best MacBook Pro accessories.
As any MacBook Pro owner can tell you, Apple laptops are powerful machines. But unless you outfit them with the right gear, you’re only getting half the picture. MacBooks are notoriously short of ports—2020 MacBook Pro 13″, we’re looking at you—but that’s where these best MacBook Pro accessories come in handy.
On this list, you’ll find charging hubs and card readers that can help you get your projects done. And these Apple accessories are a style statement. You wouldn’t want to pair your MacBook Pro with a charger or sleeve that doesn’t match. That would mess with your aesthetic. And the appearance of your tech is important.
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The truth is, we’re all more motivated to work when we’re surrounded by objects that keep our desks organized and our home offices modern. So, with that in mind, here are the best MacBook Pro accessories you need to see.
Native Union STOW Premium MacBook Sleeve
Keep your MacBook safe wherever you go with the Native Union STOW Premium MacBook Sleeve. This laptop cover features high-quality coated canvas and a waterproof zipper, ensuring that it’s water resistant. It even has an easy-access pocket for small essential items. Add this accessory to your everyday carry collection to stay more organized.
Fuse Reel The Side Kick Collapsible Laptop Charger Winder
The Fuse Reel The Side Kick Collapsible Laptop Charger Winder is a MacBook Pro accessory that keeps your cords tidy. Just attach this collapsible winder to your charging brick, and you’ll be able to wind up your cable. When you’re not using it, this charging cord winder collapses down for easy storage.
Trooss Smart USB-C Charging Hub
Use your MacBook Pro to charge your smartphone or Apple Watch wirelessly with the Trooss Smart USB-C Charging Hub. This innovative, portable device lets you charge any Qi-compatible smartphone or Apple Watch. Additionally, this smart USB-C hub also comes with one Micro SD and SD card reader along with two USB-C ports.
Henge Docks Stone USB-C Tethered Docking Station
You might need more ports than your MacBook offers, but that doesn’t mean you need to clutter your desk with wires. With the Henge Docks Stone USB-C Tethered Docking Station, you’ll have the power and aesthetic you desire. This MacBook dock offers many ports and is easy to pack in your backpack.
Henge Docks Vertical MacBook Pro Dock
Another of our best MacBook Pro accessories is the Henge Docks Vertical MacBook Pro Dock. This gadget clears up much-needed space on your desk. Because it’s vertical, this device keeps your laptop charging and out of the way while you use your office for other things. Finally, you can keep your peripherals plugged in while using this docking station.
Satechi Type-C UHS-II Micro/SD Card
The Satechi Type-C UHS-II Micro/SD Card Reader Adapter is one of our best MacBook Pro gadgets that help you transfer data quickly. This device offers speeds of up to 312 Mbps, which makes fast photo downloads, quick file transfers, and smooth video editing possible. It also includes a microSD and SD card reader. Slim and compact, the adapter is easy to slip in your laptop bag.
Yohann Wooden MacBook and MacBook Pro Stand
Add some beauty to your desk with the Yohann Wooden MacBook and MacBook Pro Stand. Compatible with post-2011 MacBook models, this stand features an ergonomic design. This makes the stand more comfortable and allows you to sit upright. Since this stand is crafted from a single block of solid wood, it keeps your laptop safe and provides stable support.
So which of these MacBook accessories do you think you’ll be adding to your collection? I’m thinking the Yohann Wooden MacBook stand would look pretty good in my house right about now. Let us know your thoughts in the comments.
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