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The Essential Buying Guide for Accessories

When we think of the term ‘accessory’, we tend to think of something that is not a need but a want. Accessories are not made to be the star of the show; they are instead made to make things easier for the user. In this article, we will look at some of the most essential accessories you can buy in a range of categories. Each of the categories listed below is available in-store at DID, so be sure to click on the heading, and you will be taken to our online shop.

Apple Accessories

We might as well begin with the most popular accessories on the market right now, Apple accessories. For many years, Apple has been making some of the best products on the market, and thankfully for you, we have a large selection of essential accessories in-store and online that will make using our Apple products that much more enjoyable.

Want to protect your new iPhone? We have a selection of lightweight and durable silicone cases to choose from. Perhaps you want to keep your screen looking clean and scratch-free? If so, perhaps one of the many iPad and iPhone screen protectors that we stock would tickle your fancy?

Not only that, but we have smart cases and smart keyboards for iPads, silicone Air Pod case covers, and lightning cable replacements just in case anything happens to your charger. 


Audio Accessories

When it comes to audio and audio accessories, there are so many options to choose from. Why listen to a song from your phone when you can have the latest pair of Samsung Galaxy Buds or the newest AirPods in your ears? Perhaps you might be in the market for a new Bluetooth speaker? If so, then there is a large range of Bluetooth speakers that will blow your mind with their extra bass and connection capabilities.


Gaming Accessories

When it comes to gaming, accessories are almost as important as the console or the game itself. Here are 3 of the most important accessories that will greatly improve your gaming experience.


Gaming headphones are essential for anyone looking to improve their gaming experience. Gaming headphones will help you feel like you are in on the action depending on the headphones you buy; some will even have microphones attached that will allow you to connect with others in-game. In addition, they provide a quality of sound that cannot be found by using the TV alone.

Gaming Chair

Once again, this is not necessary, but it most certainly can help improve your overall gaming experience. A good gaming chair can improve performance because you are more relaxed and can even be good for posture and ergonomic health. Some gaming chairs are expensive, but many can be attained at a low price, and with some having added padding and even a cup holder, they are super-convenient and comfortable too. Perfect for those long gaming sessions.

Gaming Keyboard and Mouse

If you are a PC gamer, you will be able to game using your standard keyboard and mouse, but let’s be honest, it is not close to the experience of using a gaming keyboard and mouse. Gaming accessories like keyboards and mice are designed to be ultra-comfortable for extended use, super-sensitive, and easy on the hands. So, when you are 5-hours into a gaming session you don’t have any issues with your fingers or wrists. You may not need them, but they are most certainly essential gaming accessories.


Accessories FAQ

Why Do I need a Screen Protector for my Phone?

A screen protector is very important because it helps to keep your screen in good condition. This is very important if you are planning to trade your phone for a future upgrade or sell it to fund a new smartphone, it is best to use a screen protector. Having even the slightest speck or scratch on your smartphone’s screen will significantly diminish its value.

Are Gaming Chairs Worth Buying?

Yes, if you love to game, then a specialised chair is a great investment because it will help keep you comfortable during your gaming sessions and provide neck, back, and arm support, all of which are essential.

Do Gaming Headsets have Good Sound Quality?

Any professional gamer will tell you that a good pair of gaming headsets will take your gaming experience to a whole new level. Sure, regular headphones do help a little, but if you want to become a professional gamer, then it’s imperative that you take sound quality seriously. There are countless gaming headsets in the market right now, so be sure to pop into our store and select one that you think is right for you.

If you are in the market for a new accessory to help take your gaming/audio/work setup to the next level, then be sure to pop into one of our 23 stores located across Ireland or order your newest addition for delivery