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7 must-have smartphone accessories at Black Friday pricing

These best-selling deals will seriously upgrade your mobile device, and they’re dropping to the lowest prices on the web.

Smartphone accessories are a dime a dozen, which is why we've challenged ourselves to identify ones that truly enhance how you use your phone. We're talking a seriously powerful lens attachment that turns your phone camera into a DSLR, or a credit card-sized tripod that easily slips into your wallet. Best of all, we're dropping their already generous sale prices even lower for Engadget readers, so you can enjoy savings of up to 80 percent off while supplies last.

Zoomable 60X Monocular with Smart Phone Attachment

Retail: $129.95 | Normally: $59.99 | Today: $37.95 (70 percent off)

The Zoomable 60X Monocular zoom lens snaps onto your smartphone to give your camera DSLR-like clarity. Easily zoom in and snap clear photos from a quarter mile away, use the included tripod for rock-solid shots, and toss your attachment into the carrying case once you're done for easy transportability.

Pre-Order: Pocket Tripod PRO

Retail: $25 | Normally: $22.99 | Today: $19.99 (20 percent off)

The credit card-sized Pocket Tripod Pro slips in your wallet for optimal portability and provides your shots with much-needed stability. Just flip it open, slot your phone in, and get started taking some truly rock-solid photos. And if you're not convinced already, even Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has had no shortage of words for its brilliant design.

Kinkoo 3-Outlet Surge Protecting Smart Power Strip

Retail: $35 | Normally: $29.99 | Today: $24.99 (28 percent off)

At just eight inches long, this device is essential for any chronic traveler constantly finding themselves hunting for those elusive power outlets. The Kinkoo 3-Outlet Surge Protecting Smart Power Strip lets you plug in up to seven devices at once, thanks to its three standard electrical outlet slots, three standard USB ports, and one Type-C USB port.

10-Ft MFi-Certified Lightning Cable: 3-Pack

Retail: $129.99 | Normally: $39.99 | Today: $21.99 (83 percent off)

Tired of forgetting to pack up your charging cable? Keep one at home, one at work, and one in the car with the 10-Ft MFi-Certified Lightning Cable: 3-Pack. The extra-long length means you can plug into those hard to reach outlets, with plenty of cable to spare. And since the cables are MFi-certified, you can be certain they'll safely charge up your Apple devices each time.

Smartphone Telephoto PRO Camera Lens

Retail: $89.95 | Normally: $X | Today: $19.99 (80 percent off)

If you're wielding a smartphone camera, capturing a truly stunning closeup is often a matter of getting (uncomfortably) close to your subject. Enter the Smartphone Telephoto Pro lens, clips onto your phone to let you zoom in on objects with up to 8x magnification—perfect for revealing hidden details that most other lenses miss.

ARMOR-X Mini Flexible Phone Tripod

Retail: $34.99 | Normally: $29.99 | Today: $19.99 (42 percent off)

Lightweight, tough, portable, and universally compatible. What more can we say about the ARMOR-X Mini Flexible Phone Tripod? This versatile gadget is particularly suited for capturing hands-free photos and video: just slot your phone in, adjust the legs (or even wrap them around a vertical post), and capture your shots using the included Bluetooth shutter.

Portable 12,000mAh Power Bank

Retail: $99.99 | Normally: $49.99 | Today: $39.99 (60 percent off)

The Kinkoo power strip is perfect for when you have just one outlet at your disposal, but what about when none are available whatsoever? This Portable 12,000mAh Power Bank is the answer. This powerful battery offers a robust 12,000mAh capacity that ensures quick recharging of up to two devices at once, with a convenient LED display that shows just how much power you have remaining.

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