Back to school is approaching! You already have your smartphone, tablet and laptop. But you are certainly missing one or more devices, or even software, which can be very useful. We have selected ten for you:
A modern USB stick
To easily exchange your files between several devices, this SanDisk Ultra USB key offers a comfortable capacity of 128 GB and above all two connectors: a traditional USB Type-A and a USB Type-C. Its speeds reach 150 MB / s in reading according to the manufacturer. You can also use it on your smartphone, if it accepts USB Type-C sticks.
Price : around 37 euros.
A large external hard drive
If you need a large storage capacity for your travels, the external hard drive is the best solution. The WD Elements offers a comfortable 2TB capacity at an affordable price and has a USB 3.0 interface. It is designed by Western Digital, a manufacturer known for its hard drives.
Price : around 81 euros.
Ultra-fast portable SSD
If you are looking for an external storage device that combines capacity and speed, the external SSD is a great solution. Especially with the arrival of models that combine NVMe and USB Type-C interfaces. This is the case with this Crucial X8 1TB which according to the manufacturer reaches speeds of 1050 MB / s in USB 3.2 Gen2. You can thus use it fully as a scratch disk.
Price : 188 euros.
A powerful and versatile USB charger
To replace your existing charger with a more powerful model, or have a charger for multiple devices, this 65W model from Baseus is a good candidate. It has one USB Type-A port and two USB Type-C ports. Thanks to its power, it can charge your smartphone, your tablet, but also your MacBook Pro. The device is compatible with Power Delivery 3.0 and QC 3.0 standards.
Price : around 66 euros.
True wireless headphones with the right sound
To listen to music on your smartphone without the hassle of wires, true wireless headphones are very practical. Jabra Elite 75t scores very high at our ranking and benefit from a compact shape, as well as a very flattering sound signature. We also liked the extremely comprehensive smartphone app. Finally, their autonomy is satisfactory (around 5:30 am according to our measurements).
Price : 179 euros.
A multifunction printer
If you need to print, go for a multifunction printer that will also allow you to scan and copy. The HP Envy 6020 has two cartridges and prints up to 10 pages per minute. This color inkjet printer has a Wi-Fi interface to communicate wirelessly with your mobile devices. It is compatible with the subscription system Instant ink to no longer run out of ink.
Price : around 80 euros.
Good spell-checking software
If you need to write texts or articles regularly and you don’t want to make too many spelling or grammar mistakes, get help from software. Antidote is one of the best known in this field and can be integrated directly into your usual programs (word processor, mail client, etc.) to highlight problematic passages. It helps you improve by indicating repetitions, suggesting alternative turns of phrase, or suggesting richer vocabulary.
Price : 119 euros.
A featherweight e-reader
To regularly consult books in electronic format, the e-reader is more pleasant to use than the tablet or laptop. With its electronic ink system, it offers excellent reading comfort. Very light and autonomous, the Kindle Paperwhite from Amazon is an essential model that has proven itself. In its new edition, it is waterproof (IPX8 certification). It has a 6-inch 300 dpi screen and 8 GB of storage.
Price : 130 euros.
A long-lasting external battery
To avoid running out of power with your smartphone, take an external battery with you. Anker’s PowerCore Essential 20000 PD offers a capacity of 20,000 mAh and a maximum power of 18 W. It has a traditional USB Type-A port, but also a USB Type-C port, compatible with the Power standard. Delivery. It comes with a USB Type-C to Type-C cable.
Price : around 55 euros.
A robust electric scooter
To facilitate your city trips over short distances, the electric scooter is very practical. Xiaomi has made a name for itself in this market and offers a new model intermediate under the name Mi Electric Scooter 1s. This electric scooter offers a maximum speed of 25 km / h, up to 30 km of autonomy and has a control screen on the handlebars.
Price : 449 euros.