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Anker USB 24W / 2.4A + 2.4A (4.8A max) car charger
Anker USB 24W / 2.4A + 2.4A (4.8A max) car charger
    Panasonic ErgoFit RP-HJE120-K
  • CNET rating: 4.0 out of 5
  • Price: $3 to $12.99
  • www.panasonic.com/

We searched and scrounged and came up with some great tech accessories that can be yours for $18 or less. The list is dominated by familiar names, and includes some headphones for as little as $12.

Anker USB 24W / 2.4A + 2.4A (4.8A max) car charger

The good: The unobtrusive Anker car charger packs two high-speed USB charging ports into a device the size of a standard single-port charger. Dedicated Android and Apple charging ports ensure maximum charging speed for tablets and large smartphones and can be used simultaneously. The bad: Users who want to, for example, charge two iPhones will be stuck trickle-charging one of them.

Panasonic ErgoFit RP-HJE120-K

The good: The earbud headphones are really inexpensive and sound decent for the price. They also offer a comfortable fit. The bad: The thin cord has a tendency to tangle easily. They don't seem incredibly durable, and there's no integrated microphone for cellphone calls.

NuForce NE770X

The good: The NuForce NE-770X's lightweight design and comfortable fit lend a rich sound to these earphones. The bad: There's no integrated microphone for making cellphone calls, and the polycarbonate housing makes the earphones look cheap.

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