Car Phone Holders
A car phone holder is an essential piece of equipment for any driver who wants to use their phone in the car while keeping their hands free and focusing on the road. How to find a good quality mobile phone holder when the market offer is so vast? Car phone holders differ not only in their design, the way they are attached, but also in their principle of operation. For example, a mobile phone holder with an integrated charger is very practical, allowing you to simply charge your phone while driving.
3 basic types of holders´ mounting
In terms of mounting, you can find 3 types of car mobile phone holders:
- dashboard or windscreen mount
- with anchoring to the fan grille
- with attachment to the CD drive
Windscreen or dashboard mobile phone holders are ideal for those who don't want to strain the grille and are not afraid to stick or attach the holder firmly to the dashboard or windscreen with a suction cup. When anchoring the holder to the dashboard, you may find the Swissten 3M pad under the holder with suction cup useful, allowing you to anchor it securely even on rougher and uneven surfaces. In this category, you can choose, for example, the Swissten S-Grip M5-HK magnetic mobile phone holder with an extra long gooseneck that makes it suitable for trucks or campers.
The fan phone holder is a practical tool for those who do not want to glue anything to the windshield or dashboard but would like to have the phone in the car firmly and securely anchored in one place as in the case of the holder Swissten S-Grip AV-2. The advantage of this type of holder anchoring is mainly the fact that the phone is positioned relatively low, so it does not interfere with the driver's view, yet it is still easily accessible.
CD drive holders are designed for older cars that still have a CD drive. However, these are now only rarely used. Even so, you can use it to securely attach a phone or tablet holder. Really. The CD drive can also hold a tablet. You can therefore use, for example, the Swissten S-Grip M5-CD1.
Any of our car phone holders can also work conveniently as an iPhone holder.