Phone holder for tin top, any recommendations

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Peter G
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Phone holder for tin top, any recommendations

Having had the second failure of a phone holder this year, I wonder if anyone has any recommendations for a good reliable, non wobbly windscreen mounted phone holder for a standard type smartphone?

The last one I had looked fine and performed well until the clamping mechanism failed, it was the sort where you squeeze both sides which are then held on a ratchet, but there was the horrible sound of plastic cogs being stripped last time I used it, so in the bin that one went.

Thanks in advance.

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Vanmass ... I use this in the 7. Don't need to have phone visible now in tin top with Android Auto. See Deal: VANMASS Car Phone Holder Flagship, [60 LBS Suction & Military Protection] Mobile Automobile Cradle, [4-in-1 Upgraded] Dashboard Windscreen Vent Stand Mount Van Accessories for iPhone 13 Samsung, Black https://amzn.eu/d/5cl3QyX

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I use a Belkin that grips onto a cars vent using 4 prongs, I also use it in my 7. It's much better than the ones I've had in the past that suction to the windscreen. 

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I have a brodit bracket & holder in the van and the holder in the seven on a printed bracket. The holder dimensions are usually for a phone without a case. I sent them my phone in case dimensions and they recommended an adjustable holder the fit the case.

https://www.brodit.co.uk/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI9dSz26mm-QIVCertCh3VCAHOEAAYASAAEgKQGPD_BwE

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I use a Wifey bracket, it comes with auto talk mode..though the listen feature is a bit suspect. However, it always right.

Peter G
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Thanks all. Ian my car is too old for Android Auto so something to hold the phone is needed, the one you suggest looks good. I can make some progress on a new one now. 

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I bought a Samsung holder that I've found to be brilliant in the Caterham. If it works in that, it'll work in a tin-top. However, I've just carried out a bit of research and it no longer appears to be available. This is the one. I'd recommend going for one similar, with as few joints and flexibility as possible. Others I've tried vibrated so much (in the Caterham) they made viewing the phone (sat-nav) screen impossible.

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Take a look at QuadLock, best phone holder I have come accross and with the right bit does wireless charing.

https://www.quadlockcase.co.uk/

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Peter, I've been using these OLIXAR ones on both my tin tops for a couple of years. Great devices and being magnetic, attaching the phone is quick and one-handed.

 

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I had a few lying around, so used a pair of go pro quick release locks, mounted on a clear perspex block which uses the tonneau screws. Does mean you have to have the other half of the go pro clamp stuck to the back of the phone case, but I find that's handy to stop me dropping it.