The Apple MacBook makes you a productivity powerhouse all on its own, but there are a number of peripherals and accessories you can add that can help step it up a notch. We’ve rounded up a selection of MacBook accessories that’ll help you get the most out of your MacBook, including mice, keyboards, laptop risers, adapters, and more!
Brydge Macbook Vertical Dock
The Brdyge MacBook Vertical Dock for MacBook is a Thunderbolt 3 docking station that will instantly transform your MacBook into a capable workstation. Sleek in its design and simple to use, the Vertical Dock opens up essential space on a crowded desk while neatly managing the flow of connections in and out of your Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped MacBook. It has one main port where you can simply slide your MacBook into for a seamless integration and instant connection with all of your devices, including dual display capabilities.
The Vertical Dock's precision alignment feature makes one-handed docking and undocking quick and easy every time. It features a moving, suspended liner that automatically aligns the connections to your MacBook during docking and assists in undocking. The dock also features intake and exhaust vents that move additional air to and from the MacBook's cooling system. This allows for efficient heat management which keeps things cooler in clamshell mode even under the heaviest processing loads.
Logitech MX Master 3 For Mac
Apple MacBook trackpads are known for delivering some of the best touchpad experiences, but nothing beats the enhanced control and convenience of an external mouse. The Logitech MX Master 3 for MacOS is one of the best mice you can get in terms of precision, control, ergonomics, customisation and tracking sensitivity. Thanks to the Darkfield 4,000dpi sensor, this mouse works on virtually any surface, including glass. Logitech promises that a single full-charge of the MX Master 3 will keep it working for up to 70 days, and if you find yourself short on battery, the USB-C quick charge will give it enough life for an entire workday after charging for only three minutes.
If you’re a creative, you’ll also appreciate the ability to customise the MX Master 3 for your specific creative workflow. It’s fully customisable in macOS and virtually every app you use, including the Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office and more.
Logitech MX Keys For Mac
Complete your workstation set up with a keyboard that’s perfect alongside the MX Master 3. Logitech’s MX Keys for Mac is designed to work seamlessly with your MacBook and iPad, letting you to confidently type on a keyboard crafted for comfort, precision, and stability. It has the same layout and keys you’ll find on Mac keyboards, but rounded key edges and a matte coating adds satisfying feedback to your typing experience – something some find lacking on the latest Mac keyboards. For some added aesthetics, the MX Keys are also backlit, illuminating the keyboard the moment your fingers approach and then fading off when you leave the desk.
Like the Logitech MX Master 3, the MX Keys can work across devices, including other macOS or iOS devices you use. It comes with a USB-C to USB-C charging cable and a unifying receiver. It’s also able to connect via Bluetooth, with the ability to connect to up to three devices at one time (it features dedicated keys that allow you to easily switch between each).
Transcend JetDrive Lite 330 Expansion Card
Apple makes it easy to upload and store files over the internet using iCloud, but you can’t always rely on having an internet connection, especially if you’re on the go. Transcend’s JetDrive Lite 330 Expansion Card offers MacBook users an easy way to add up to 512GB of storage to their device, without the added bulk of an external hard drive. The JetDrive Lite Expansion Card occupies an SD port, so on later MacBook models, you’ll also need an SD card reader or adaptor. But it works perfectly with the latest MacBook Pro!
JetDrive Lite 330 delivers read speeds of up to 95MB/s and write speeds of up to 75MB/s, unleashing the full power of your MacBook. Once installed, you can use the JetDrive Lite 330 as an attached volume, to set up Apple Time Machine Backups, to store media libraries, or anything in-between. Transcend has also included data recovery (for accidental file deletion) and power-saving apps to improve JetDrive’s usability. Transcend also designed JetDrive Lite with chip-on-board (COB) technology, which enhances the expansion cards’ resistance to physical damage from water and dust.
FlexiSpot Premium iMac Macbook Riser
When you spend long hours hunched over a laptop or computer, shoulder, back and neck pain is almost inevitable. You’ll thank yourself later once you invest in a reliable laptop stand such as the FlexiSpot Premium MacBook Riser. This stand was made exclusively for MacBooks and iMacs and offers a well-rounded solution that boosts ergonomics, productivity, and organisation.
On top of rising your MacBook or monitor up, a large, partitioned drawer has been included to provide you with ample storage space, making it easy to organize your desktop and avoid clutter. It also has removable storage holders, a phone holding spot, and underneath keyboard storage. The riser has a built-in USB charging port and an awesome integrated UV sterilisation feature. With this, oyu can completely disinfect and sanitise your keyboard, mouse, phone, pens, stationery, and other everyday accessories in just 10 minutes, keeping your workplace healthy and germ-free.