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      12-17-2014 05:34 PM #1
      The holidays are coming, and I'm asking for an in-car iPhone mount. I'd like one to go into the center vents, since I have a P3 interface in the left vent.

      What do you guys use? What are the higher-quality ones I should ask for?

      This one looks nice, but I don't want to glue something to the back of my phone if I don't have to.. Maybe I can glue it to a separate case just for travel..


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      12-17-2014 05:36 PM #2
      Quote Originally Posted by WinterWagon View Post
      The holidays are coming, and I'm asking for an in-car iPhone mount. I'd like one to go into the center vents, since I have a P3 interface in the left vent.

      What do you guys use? What are the higher-quality ones I should ask for?

      This one looks nice, but I don't want to glue something to the back of my phone if I don't have to.. Maybe I can glue it to a separate case just for travel..

      I like ProClip, but they are pricy and car specific...

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      12-17-2014 05:37 PM #3
      Proclip

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      12-17-2014 05:44 PM #4
      Proclips in all the things!

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      12-17-2014 07:47 PM #5
      I use an iOttie suction cup phone mount. The best phone mount i've ever used. They're roughly $25 on amazon and the section cup is crazy, crazy strong.


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      12-17-2014 08:06 PM #6
      Just got the Proclip for my GTI today. Pleased with it.

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      12-17-2014 08:57 PM #7
      Another vote for Proclip!
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      12-17-2014 09:03 PM #8
      Damn, $120 for that Proclip? That's crazy...
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      12-17-2014 09:07 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by Hostile View Post
      Damn, $120 for that Proclip? That's crazy...
      Mine was significantly cheaper.

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      12-17-2014 09:09 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by FlashRedGLS1.8T View Post
      Mine was significantly cheaper.
      Well for an iPhone 6 with the mount for my STI it's not.

      The phone holder is $90, the clip base is $30.

      EDIT: That is for the powered cigarette lighter version. There are unpowered ones for $40 but if I'm using the phone for nav and audio streaming that eats up battery fast.
      Last edited by Hostile; 12-17-2014 at 09:11 PM.

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      12-17-2014 09:14 PM #11
      Mine isn't powered either. The silly iPhone 5/6 plugs go out too fast for me to drop that kind of coin on a $$ car charger.

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      12-17-2014 09:17 PM #12
      I have a CD player that I don't use, and recently got a Nexus 6, so the obvious choice was to go for a CD slot car mount. I went with Exogear ExoMount Touch CD Slot Car Mount.



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      12-17-2014 09:23 PM #13
      I've had the pro lips, but having to buy a new mount every time I change devices or vehicles made it cost prohibitive. Using a Kenu Airframe now in all my cars and I find it solid, cheap, and flexible regardless of vehicle, device, case, etc.
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      12-17-2014 09:46 PM #14
      I bought a few phone-specific mounts in the past, no more.

      Bought this which is compatible with pretty much every phone and every car: http://www.amazon.com/Arkon-Smartpho.../dp/B004M8ST3Q

      It's not really in your line of sight for navigation purposes, but the phone is right at your fingertips.

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      12-17-2014 11:37 PM #15
      Quote Originally Posted by ClothSeats View Post
      I just put it in the cupholder. #thuglife
      I do to.

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      12-18-2014 08:25 AM #18
      The Mountek nGroove Grip, on Amazon for $18. Yeah, you could spend three or four times that on a ProClip, or you could go with the thousands of crappy suction cup mounts, but I've had this in my car for a year and a half and it hasn't budged. Mounts the phone securely and at a comfortable sightline. I've bought four of them for gifts, too.

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      12-18-2014 08:36 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by Turbio! View Post
      The Mountek nGroove Grip, on Amazon for $18.
      I have their Garmin mount, works great.

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      12-18-2014 08:53 AM #20
      It is slight pricey given it's simplicity, but it is small, low profile, fits in pretty much any car airvent, does not scratch, operable with one hand, completely portable, let's you swivel to position phone vertically or horizontally.

      We have these in each of our 3 cars

      http://www.amazon.com/Kenu-Airframe-.../dp/B00D901B4W
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      12-18-2014 08:58 AM #21
      Cup holder.

      You shouldn't be using your phone while driving.
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      12-18-2014 09:04 AM #22
      I really like the MagicMount from Scosche.

      Have one in my truck and like it so much, as does my wife, that we've got one to put in her car as well.

      $11.95 at Walmart for the basic stick on mount, other options available online.

      http://www.scosche.com/magic-mount-c...r-tablet-mount


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      12-18-2014 09:14 AM #23
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      12-18-2014 09:22 AM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by GruuvenNorth View Post
      You shouldn't be using your phone while driving.
      Um, using it for nav purposes, and/or your music player pretty much negates your statement.
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      12-18-2014 09:25 AM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris_V View Post
      Um, using it for nav purposes, and/or your music player pretty much negates your statement.
      Exaclty. I've found that having my phone in a cradle or mount makes it much safer to "use" in the navi/ipod type way. it's no more distracting that using your factory radio or HVAC.

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