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    12 Useful But Inexpensive Gadgets To Help Make Your Phone Even Better

    All of these are under £20!

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    1. These sliding covers make it easy to cover your front camera when you're not using it, and you can just slide them back across when you want to take a photo!

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    Loads of people have camera covers for their laptops, but not everyone has one for their phone. That's partly because covering your phone camera fully is impractical, but don't worry – these things slide across really easily, so you can revert to selfie mode whenever you like! They're ultra-slim as well, so they won't feel blocky or awkward.

    Price: £2.99 for three.

    2. This stick-on card holder has a flap, so your cards won't fall out of their pockets.

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    If, like me, your card is constantly falling out of your phone wallet, this handy pocket is a life saver! You can scan your card through the material as well without having to take 'em out – this thing holds up to five cards!

    Price: £7.99.

    3. This waterproof Bluetooth speaker allows you to play music in the shower.

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    This waterproof speaker has a handy suction cup, so it'll stick to the tiles and glass in your shower no problem! Plus, it's got a microphone and an answer button, meaning you can pick up calls in the shower no problem. It's got a play time of up to six hours so it won't run out of juice mid-scrub!

    Price: £16.99.

    4. This headphone splitter lets you share your fave music with friends without the awkwardness of using the same pair of earphones between two people.

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    This splitter works with standard earphone jacks, and it's got gold-plated connects to keep the sound of your music smooth. It's also got 175 reviews with a 4.5-star average!

    Price: £2.99.

    5. This charger bank has over 5,560 reviews with a 4.1-star average!

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    This one comes in four different colours, and it'll power up iPhones twice and Androids once off of one charge. Customers love how fast this one is to charge!

    Price: £7.99.

    6. This game controller will turn your phone into a console.

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    This controller works with button-style triggers you can move around with your index finger. It attaches to your phone in four small add-ons, which are really easy to attach and take off! You don't need a power supply or a driver to get this thing going, and its frosted finish means it won't slip in your hands.

    Price: £14.99.

    7. This lil' ring light will really make your selfies pop!

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    Ring lights are a great way to make your photos look better, but the full-size kinds can be clunky and a bit bloody massive. This one attaches to your phone, and it's battery-powered, meaning you won't need to charge it up between uses! This ring light contains 36 bulbs, so you know it'll brighten up your photos no problem.

    Price: £4.68.

    8. This fitness tracker works with an app on your phone – it's compatible with iPhone and Android!

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    This thing monitors loads of metrics, like the number of steps you take, your heart rate, and blood pressure! It's slim enough to feel comfortable on your wrist, and you can receive calls and texts on this thing too! A single charge of this tracker will give it enough power for up to 15 days(!).

    Price: £11.99.

    9. These button earphones are specifically designed to fit and stay in your ears.

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    These earphones come with three different tips, so they'll fit in most ear sizes! Because they're angled to sit in your ear really snugly, these bad boys won't slip out easily. Customers say the sound quality is really great, and you can get them in black or white!

    Price: £6.95.

    10. People won't be able to see what you're doing on your phone through these privacy screen protectors, which shield what's happening on your phone.

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    If you look at this screen protector at any other angle than full-on, it obscures what's on your phone! Keep your fave memes hidden during your commute with this screen, which is scratch-proof, and it won't get fingerprint smudges either!

    Price: £5.58.

    11. Clean screens are really satisfying! These microfibre cloths work for all glass surfaces, including camera lenses and iPads.

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    These cloths really evenly distribute pressure when you're using them because they're flat, so they won't leave streaks on your screen! This pack contains 12 cloths, so they'll last you a while, and these things are fully machine washable too.

    Price: £5.49 for 12.

    12. This ring holder for your phone works as a stand too!

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    If, like me, you're always dropping your phone, this ring holder is perfect – just thread your finger through the loop for a more secure grip! The ring swivels 360 degrees as well, so you can turn your phone in your hand, and you can use it as a stand for your phone too. These come in black, rose gold, and silver.

    Price: £6.99 - £7.99, depending on colour.