Great ways to jazz up your gadgets

December 17, 2010 7:43:56 PM PST
Here in the home of Silicon Valley so many of you guys already own electronics. So now what? Accessorize!

Electronic accessory have become so important electronic review site, Retrevo has set up a special segment on their website.

"In the study that we did that a lot of people are spending a lot money not just on the gadgets themselves, but on the accessories as much as $100 on the accessories," Andrew Eisner from Retrevo said.

There are tripods for cameras and speakers for iPods, kindel covers that come with hidden pop-up lights and all kinds of covers and cases. The Mophie Juice Pack Air packs a ton of battery power into a very slim case and it costs about $80 on Amazon.

The bower wide angle lens for the Flip camera is extremely well designed and retails for $50. The Flip video projected against the wall shows the colors are much deeper and the picture sharper. It actually looks like a HDTV.

The tiny iGo pocket projector is about the same size as the Flip. It costs $350 and works with computers iPods, gaming systems and other devices.

The Flip ultra HD records two hours of video and retails for about $200. It has a rechargeable battery pack, but if you are out and it runs out of power you can stick in three AAA batteries.