8 Must-have workspace gadgets for remote workers
Heading to an office during the coronavirus outbreak has become quite a concern for many out there. Companies are switching towards work from home opportunities to help combat the situation. Here's a list of workspace gadgets for remote workers that can keep them motivated and focused even when they work from a home office.
When Twitter’s Jack Dorsey announced that his company is taking up remote working to combat the coronavirus phase, it sounded so obvious. But even after so many years with the remote working hype, companies still prefer day-jobs over it. However, in this crucial phase, it’s important to think otherwise.
Being a remote team ourselves, we totally understand the benefits of having a remote workforce to drive productivity at work. So, today we are sharing some of our recent favorite workspace gadgets for remote workers. From time trackers to adjustable desk stands, this list of gadgets can help you stay focused even when you work from home.
TimeFlip2 Interactive Time Tracking Device
Keeping track of how you’re spending your time is hugely important to becoming more productive. And the TimeFlip2 Interactive Time Tracking Device is a great way to get started with being more mindful. This time tracker features twelve sides, so you can have a wide variety of tasks assigned to it. And it comes with stickers so you can customize it to your specific needs. You’ll have an embedded green LED light for visual cues of your times status, and it has a Pomodoro timer to split work into sprints for maximum efficiency.
RG VH Compact Quiet USB Desk Fan
Offering two speeds to help you stay cool, this workspace gadget operates at such a low volume that it’s nearly invisible. Inside are two powerful, yet nearly silent, motors. They turn the seven blades in the front as well as the five blades on the back to efficiently move air throughout your space. Even with this innovative design, the small device produces a sound quieter than 40 decibels. You have the choice between two speeds as well as a black or white exterior to let you match any space. Because it uses a USB port for power, it can easily plug into your computer or laptop.
FEZIBO Ergonomic Standing Desk Converter
Make sure your body stays healthy through long workdays with the FEZIBO Ergonomic Standing Desk Converter. With a variety of adjustments, this ergonomic desk allows you to find just the right spot. In fact, you can adjust this convertible standing desk to a minimum height of 4.5 inches and a maximum height of 19.3 inches. That allows you to sit or stand while working. And it’s easy to lift and lower—even with your computer on it—thanks to its spring operation. Furthermore, this FEZIBO desk comes in dark wood, black, or white options to blend in with your office.
Logitech 4K Pro Magnetic Ultra HD Webcam
You won’t have to squint to see what your remote coworker is presenting with the Logitech 4K Pro Magnetic Ultra HD Webcam. This webcam works great with your Apple Pro Display XDR, making you feel like you’re truly on the other side of the screen. Even if you work across the globe, this Logitech webcam makes you appear incredibly clear. In fact, it records in Ultra HD, so this webcam for Apple Pro Display XDR ensures you work with efficiency. No more glitches or having to explain a design you’re holding up. Additionally, it magnetically mounts to your display so it stays secure even when you tilt it up and down.
Henge Docks Stone USB-C Tethered Docking Station
You might need more ports than your MacBook has to offer, but that doesn’t mean you want to ruin your aesthetic. With the Henge Docks Stone USB-C Tethered Docking Station, you get the best of both worlds. This MacBook dock may not have been made by Apple, but it sure looks like it was. Beyond its stone-cold good looks, this USB-C docking station offers three USB 3.1 ports, a USB-C port, a MiniDisplay port, and an SD card reader. Furthermore, this laptop dock even has audio, ethernet, and power supply outlets. Because this dock weighs less than a pound, you can easily take it with you wherever your laptop goes.
Liftid Neurostimulation Personal Brain Stimulator
Through tDCS, or Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation, the Liftid Neurostimulation Personal Brain Stimulator helps you focus better and work smarter. This groundbreaking stimulation device uses popular tDCS technology to apply a mild electrical current through two electrodes to targeted areas of the brain. It’s a totally safe alternative to caffeine, sugar, and other performance enhancers. When studying for finals on a time crunch or preparing for an important meeting or presentation, put on the Liftid headband for 20 minutes to improve your attention and focus. It boosts your synapses, meaning you have an edge on the competition when you’re up gaming until dawn.
HP EliteDisplay S340c Curved Monitor
You probably work with people in another office, another state, or another country. With the HP EliteDisplay S340c Curved Monitor, that collaboration and remote work is easier than ever. Certified with Skype for Business, this curved display gives you 34 inches of prime screen use. In fact, with minimal edges, this 34″ monitor makes the most of all the space it has. Ideal for Skype use, this 34-inch monitor has a pop-up webcam along with impressive sound and video quality. No more glitchy connections or delayed audio making you guess what your boss asked you to complete by EOD today.
NETGEAR Nighthawk Wi-Fi 6 Router
Look to the NETGEAR Nighthawk Wi-Fi 6 Router to give you the quality internet access you want. Wi-Fi 6 is the upcoming technology, and you won’t be able to appreciate it if your router can’t keep up. This Wi-Fi router serves up gigabit internet so you won’t encounter lags with uploading, downloading, or streaming. If you have a home office and deal with glitches during your videoconferences, the Nighthawk can help. With the Nighthawk App, you’ll always know how your router is doing. Never again will you wonder if the problem is with your internet provider, router, or computer. And no matter where you need to access your super-fast internet, this gigabit router will be there.
So, are you all set to embrace remote working as the future of work? Start with these workspace gadgets for remote workers now.
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