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Best productivity accessories for your Windows 10 PC

Here is a selection of accessories for your Windows 10 PC or laptop to help boost your productivity.

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Topic: Hardware
Satechi Bluetooth Button
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Satechi Bluetooth Button

Summon the Cortana voice assistant with just a touch of a button!

Attach the Satechi Bluetooth Button to your keychain, steering wheel, or dashboard to safely and conveniently access your smartphone or tablet when it's out of reach. Access your device even while it's in your pocket, purse, from the couch, and more!

Price: $22.95

Microsoft Screen Sharing for Lumia Phones
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Microsoft Screen Sharing for Lumia Phones

Here's one for all your Windows Phone users out there - a quick and easy what to screen-share from a Lumia handset using the Microsoft Screen Sharing for Lumia Phones.

Once you've paired your Lumia to this device, all it takes is a tap on the NFC disc to begin screen sharing.

This isn't exclusive to Lumia handsets, and will work with any Miracast devices.

Price: $49.99

Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Desktop keyboard and mouse
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Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Desktop keyboard and mouse

If you're into ergonomic, contoured keyboards, then the Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Desktop keyboard and mouse is one of the best on the market. The keyboard is comfortable to use for extended periods, and the keys feel nice and responsive.

The keyboard also features hotkeys to make interacting with Windows 10 quicker and easier.

Price: $79.95

Microsoft Band 2
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Microsoft Band 2

The ultimate wearable for Windows users (also works for iOS and Android users). Rather than trying to be a "one-size-fits-all" smartwatch, the Microsoft Band 2 is focused on being a fitness and productivity device.

Microsoft Band 2 features 11 sensors - including a GPS, UV monitor, and barometer - for tracking your stats, and also allows you to receive and reply to text messages, and preview emails and calendar appointments.

Price: $174.99

Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter
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Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter

Beam whatever is on your tablet, laptop, or phone to any TV, monitor, or projector that features a free HDMI port with the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter.

The device has an effective range of up to 23 feet.

Wireless Display Adapter uses Miracast technology and is also an Intel Wireless Display (Wi-Di) certified adapter and works with 2-in-1s and tablet devices with Intel Wi-Di capability.

Price: $49.95

Xbox One
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Xbox One

The Xbox One is not only a very capable games console, but nowadays it's also a hub that allows you to access Microsoft service such as Skype, and download and play all the content you've purchased from the Windows Store.

Price: From $299

Kingston DataTraveler Workspace Microsoft-certified Windows To Go flash drive
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Kingston DataTraveler Workspace Microsoft-certified Windows To Go flash drive

One of the features of Windows 10 and 8.1 Enterprise editions is the ability to load a fully-functioning version of Windows that mirrors your corporate desktop onto a USB flash drive and, load that environment on another PC.

The Kingston DataTraveler Workspace is a USB 3.0 drive that incorporates SSD controller technology to produce a high-performance, low-latency drive. It allows IT administrators to easily support such work styles as "bring your own PC," mobile workforce and the needs of contingency staff, who need access to the corporate environment without security compromise.

Price: From $115 for 32GB storage

Eikon Mini Fingerprint Reader
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Eikon Mini Fingerprint Reader

Not only will the Eikon Mini USB Fingerprint Reader manage your passwords and log-in data to your favorite websites with, it is also a quick and simple way to add biometric support to an existing PC.

This new version in fully compatible with Windows 10 Hello and requires no additional software.

Price: $25

Acer T232HL 32-inch touchscreen display
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Acer T232HL 32-inch touchscreen display

Buying a touchscreen display is a great way to add touch functionality to an existing PC. The Acer T232HL is a 1920 x 1080 full-HD display with 10-point touch support. It features a 5-millisecond refresh rate, which promotes eye comfort when the display is used for long periods.

Price: $320

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