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15 Essential Electronics & Accessories That'll Improve WFH

By Trishi Dhingra

Updated - May 9, 2021 8 min read

Life isn't fair. One day you're charting out upcoming holidays and making plans that fit, the next day entire nation is under lockdown. While I recall the heart-breaking events of 2020, I feel even sadder to mention that nothing has changed. We're still stuck at home, the virus is still out there and it's getting bleaker. On the brighter side, we have; work from home to distract us from grim reality. I know it's not comforting but it's better to find solace in work than sit idle.

 

However, WFH has its own challenges. From connectivity issues to loud roommates, battery problems, loss of data and electricity, there is nothing that cannot go wrong while working remotely. Hence, we need cool gadgets, budget-friendly electronic items and useful accessories to save our lives.

 

Lucky for you, we've got a whole list. 

 

1. BoAt Rockerz 600 (BT Headphone)

Noisy family or have a chatterbox for a roommate? This Bluetooth headphone will get you through your busy days without having the urge to kill people around you. 

 

Price

INR 1,999

 

Features

  • BoAt Rockerz 600 has high definition sound quality
  • Their state-of-the-art design is to die for
  • Easy tap controls make the gadget simpler to use
  • Soft ear cushions for maximum comfort
  • 8 hours playtime

Image Courtesy: BoAt

 

 

 

2. Portonics Ruffpad 12D - LCD Writing Pad

Losing your pen during an important meeting is a pain you can't describe. If you ask me, get this LCD re-writable pad for all the writing needs you have while working from home.

 

Price

INR 799

 

Features

  • A multipurpose gadget designed to sketch, jot down quick notes, make to-do lists and so on.
  • It has a one-touch erase button
  • Also has a content safety button that avoids loss of data by accident
  • This LCD writing pad is lightweight and has round edges for safety
  • Durable and eco-friendly
  • 3V replaceable battery with 20,000 erase cycles
  • Has two magnet strips at the back. Hence, you can stick it on metal surfaces
  • The screen is non-radiative. Made especially for vision security

Image Courtesy: Portonics

 

 

3. HP Webcam From Amazon

There is nothing that symbolises WFH 20-21 than video calls. Having a webcam with impressive features at your disposal will definitely pay for itself in the future.

 

Price

INR 1,308

 

Features

  • Webcam by HP has 480p resolution and 30Fps adjustable focus
  • It has a built-in mic
  • Comes with plug & play option
  • Unmatched wide-angle view for better video calling quality
  • Has tripod support which is manually adjustable.

Image Courtesy: Amazon

 

 

4. Gizga Essentials 2-in-1 Laptop Stand From Flipkart

Give your laptop room to breathe. Except with this laptop stand you won't have to compromise your working hours. And guess what? There's a place for your phone as well. Make your WFH life easier and more efficient with this 2-in-1 laptop stand from Flipkart.

 

Price

INR 499

 

Features

  • The 2-in-1 stand comes with a slot for phones as well
  • The stand has 8 adjustable angles you can access
  • It's ventilated, non-slippery and super affordable
  • The ergonomic design makes it a must-have electronic accessory for WFH
  • It's portable and lightweight

Image Courtesy: Flipkart

 

 

5. Corseca Power Pie Wireless Charging Pad

Don't let power sockets in your house decide your WFH station. Be your own boss and say yes to this pocket-friendly wireless charging pad for quick and effortless charging. Also, if your area is prone to power cuts, this charging pad by Corseca will come in handy.

 

Price

INR 1,399

 

Features

  • Charge 2 times faster than other charging devices
  • Elegant design and quality construction
  • Smart enough to protect devices against heat or overload
  • Lightweight 
  • Compatible with Qi-enabled smartphones, tablets and accessories

Image Courtesy: Corseca

 

 

6. Seagate Backup 1 TB External Hard Drive From Flipkart

Need more space? For your data of course. Then you should definitely consider investing in a good quality external hard drive. The price of this one might be steep but it's going to stay with your forever. 

 

Price

INR 3,799

 

Features

  • 1TB external storage device
  • Polished aluminium finish
  • Has USB 3.0 port
  • Sleek design
  • Spacious
  • A versatile storage unit that works with MAC and PC
  • Easy to use backup software

Image Courtesy: Flipkart

 

 

7. BoAt Xplorer - Smartwatch By BoAt

Avoid rushing towards your phone every time you leave the room to take a walk or whip something in the kitchen. This smartwatch comes with a call and message alert for a smoother work from home experience.  

Price

INR 2,999

 

Features

  • 33mm full touch colour display
  • It's water-resistant
  • Has 8 active sports mode including 24X7 heart monitoring and wellness mode
  • Built-in GPS
  • Has integrated controls to manage music, camera, call and message alerts with a single tap

Image Courtesy: BoAt

 

 

8. Hammer Groove Portable Wireless BT Speaker

Filter all the unnecessary voices while working from home. Buy yourself a Bluetooth speaker for your entertainment while working needs. 

 

Price

INR 1,249

 

Features

  • 1200mAh fast charging 
  • IPX7 waterproof
  • Has 5 to 6 hours of playtime
  • 60 days standby time
  • Full remote controls for easy access
  • A USB charging port

Image Courtesy: Hammer

 

 

9. Ace Powerbank By Corseca

Faulty power sockets or sudden power cuts, an ace quality power bank will always have your back, especially while you are working from home. 

 

Price

INR 1,299

 

Features

  • Card-size carry comfort 
  • Speed charging - Takes about 2.5 hours only
  • Has 2 inputs 
  • It has a 10,000mAh battery
  • Has a digital display
  • It has 85% conversion efficiency 

Image Courtesy: Corseca

 

 

10. Airtel AMF-311 WW Data Card Wireless Wifi From Flipkart

Wifi that runs on electricity or chargeable wifi which is also wireless? Latter of course. It's time to work from home in peace and without interruptions. Put your trust and a few bucks on this wireless wifi for better connectivity. 

 

Price

INR 2,049

 

Features

  • Offers stronger and better wifi coverage
  • 4G speed
  • It has 300 hours standby time
  • It has a 2300mAh battery
  • You can connect up to 10 devices
  • It also has multiple inputs for WFH comfort

Image Courtesy: Flipkart

 

 

11. Micro USB Fast Charging Cable By Crossloop

Got a drawer full of charging cables and wires that don't work? Get a load of this Quadrabraid technology charging cable made to avoid breakage and increase durability. It's a bit costly for a charging cable but it's long-lasting and so worth it.

 

Price

INR 899

 

Features

  • This fast charging cable by Crossloop is a designer accessory making WFH better
  • It is 100% tangle free which makes it unbreakable
  • This USB cable is made from Quadrabraid technology making it more durable than any other charging cable
  • Has 2.4A rapid charging
  • Has a strong connector head
  • Also available for Type C phones as well

Image Courtesy: Crossloop

 

 

12. Portonics ADAPTO 649

An adaptor with a single USB port? It's time to smell the coffee and come back to 21st-century technology. Make menial WFH tasks like charging phones, power banks and other accessories easier by ordering this dual slot adapter today. 

 

Price

INR 299

 

Features

  • Comes with a dual USB output
  • Safe, durable and reliable
  • Made especially for Indian sockets
  • Protects your device from over-heating, over-current and over-charging
  • Compact in size
  • Widely compatible 

Image Courtesy: Portonics

 

 

13. Tune Active BT Earphones By GoNoise

Here's a combination of old school wire earphone with the latest Bluetooth technology. Say no to tangled wires and faulty AUX slots, and loosen your purse strings for these impeccable and budget-friendly earphones by GoNoise

 

Price

INR 1,299

 

Features

  • A dual pairing Bluetooth earphone you got to have on your desk
  • It has 10-hour playtime
  • It is IPX5 water-resistant
  • Has minimal audio lag
  • Full remote control for volume, attend/reject calls and play/pause
  • Has soft silicon wings in earbuds for a comfortable audio experience 
  • Also offers assistant support

Image Courtesy: Go Noise

 

 

14. Safety Net Mini Digital Voice Audio Recorder From Amazon

Writer's best friend and forgetful's device, this mini digital voice audio recorder is a handy little electronic item perfect for WFH situations. 

 

Price

INR 1,650

 

Features

  • Has up to 32GB of memory and one-button recording
  • Supported by Mp3 player
  • It also offers PCM recording and activated recording
  • Has a dual sensitive mic
  • Comes with password protection
  • Has 20 hours of battery life
  • Noise reduction 
  • Buttons for easy operation

Image Courtesy: Amazon

 

 

15. Portable USB LED Desk Lamp From Amazon

From my personal experience, this nifty little item from Amazon saved my life and work during a power cut. It's super useful, looks cute and easy to manoeuvre. 

 

Price

INR 349

 

Features

  • A super bright white light USB LED desk lamp
  • Has a flexible metal bellow for rotation, free bending and angle adjustment
  • Small in size and lightweight
  • Consumes less than 40mA power

Image Courtesy: Amazon

 

 


Go on, work from home in peace. Let these electronics and accessories take care of the rest.


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