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IBRA® Multi-Angle Portable Stand for Tablets 7-10 inch - Black
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
This is a well designed and sturdily built mobile 'phone mount, for use on bicycle handlebars, I use mine when I'm cycling on my mountain bike.
The handlebar mount is made of grey coloured, robust feeling, lightweight and hard plastics. The base of the mount unscrews into two separate halves, which you then clamp back together around the handlebar, and use the locking screw to fasten securely into place. The inside of the mount is coated with a semi-hard rubberised material to help keep the mount in place and to avoid scratches or other marks to the framework of your bike. The top of the mount, which slides together with the bracket for the 'phone, is on a 360 degrees swivel, which lets you view your mobile in either the landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) positions.
You attach the mobile holder to the top of the mount, by sliding four little feet on the front of the mount, into four slots on the reverse side of the holder. There's a rotary dial at the top of the mount, which you tighten when you've chosen the viewing angle for your mobile.
The 'phone bracket itself is 3.75 inches high, by 2.5 inches wide and 1.7 inches deep. It's made from black coloured, lightweight, robust feeling and hard plastics. It has adjustable arms to hold your mobile, which are adjustable from a width of 2 inches up to a maximum width of 3.5 inches. It's easily big enough to hold my iPhone 6, even when my mobile's inside a fairly chunky EasyACC protective case with power bank.
The holder is adjustable with a clever system. You depress a small button on the right-hand side of the holder, and the side support arms for the mobile extend outwards, until fully extended. You then place your 'phone into the holder and press the side support arms back in again. They operate with a ratchet action which locks in position once the support arms are closed against the sides of your mobile 'phone or smartphone cover. The back of the holder, and the insides of the support arms, have a layer of firm sponge material, to help avoid damage to your 'phone or its cover, and to assist the support arms to grip your valuable mobile safely in place.
My experience has been that this is a user friendly, functional and reliable mobile 'phone mount for my bicycle, which does exactly what it's designed to do. Recommended.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Note: The supplier provided a review sample for evaluation, the opinion of the products is my own personal view

I tested 2 samples from the maker, as I can't post separate reviews on each I'll describe each mount individually.

**Universal Mobile phone bicycle mount**

This mount comes in two pieces the top section to hold the phone in place (very similar to a car mount grip with padded jaws) and a grey plastic part which has a fully rotating "ball head" this part clamps to the bike with a plastic wing oval nut for tightening. Fitting is fairly straightforward there are two supplied rubber inserts which gives some variation for the bar size you are clamping to, for the bike I tested I removed one of them and got a good fit with a single insert. Top section "slots" into 4 contact points feels secure once it's clicked in place, under this is an oval tipped nut turning it anti clockwise locks it in place, clockwise allows you to move the ball for angle and horizontal or vertical positions very easy to get a good adjustment with this. By design it's quite safe too even unscrewing it fully the top won't fall off and once locked in it's secure. Jaws on the holder extend to 8.5cm max and just over 4 cm closed, soft opening with a button on the right side, two pull out sections prevent the phone slipping off and you have padding on the back area.

This mount worked well, most of the holding power is in the deep foam padding on the side clamps, I didn't have any problems with a test cycle phone held firmly, though I might prefer a safety strap or curved jaws. A little more work compared to some mounts for the initial fitting (fits 22-24mm diameter handlebars), but once it's done it's a firm mount. I did like the ball head style adjustment, easy to get a large variety of positions with this model.

Overall 4/5 on this one

**Windshield Car Mount Holder** (Model ZONE-PH8)

Suction mounting for this phone holder, rather than a "fixed stem" the maker has a two part design here a main arm connected to the sucker pad this allows you to adjust the position up/down locking it off with a screw on the side. Fitting works very well even for windscreens with a strong slant in part due to this, I found the best way to attach the sucker pad is with the pull off clear tab at the top with the locking lever at the bottom. The clear suction circle is oversized quite large at 7cm and I found the grip to be good on the windscreen.

Second section consider of the ball head type mechanism with a circular locking nut. This allows full rotation and a good angle adjustment with both the arm and head customisable you can get a better overall fit than many fixed stem suction systems I've used it's also a bit longer making it more suitable if you position the mount deeper into the windscreen area. Clamping area has padding on the back section, and deep foam pads on the sides it grips well even with a chunky phone case fitted. The jaws extend to 8cm at the widest position, fully closed about 4.5 cm more than enough to fit even larger phones, some Sat Nav's will also fit this. On the bottom area are two flip out stems these also have some padding.

Quite impressed with this mount position and adjustment are better than most I've used, it's also a competitive price and the quality is good overall. If you don't want to attach it to the windscreen, there is a supplied circular 3M backed pad to stick it onto a dash area this has a glossy finish on the top to achieve better grip, though I find a windscreen fit to be preferable it's nice to have a choice. Very nice mount good fit and very firm no mount movement or phone movement issues during testing.

Score: 4.5/5
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
IBRA Universal Motorcycle/Bike Cellphone Holder is the first product I received from this company for review purposes and after using it on my bike for couple of days my impressions are good though I would need to use it for some time in order to test its durability. So far, I can recommend it as a great handy tool if you are looking for bike or motorcycle holder for mobile phone.

Though advertised for numerous smartphones, it was great to learn this holder can be used with any mobile phone sized 4.5 - 6’’, while not blocking access to control keys and in same time providing 360-degree rotation possibilities between landscape mode and portrait mode for screen viewing.

Taking into account that I’m not big fan of covers I cannot confirm how holder functions with case-protected phones - based on information of other reviewers there are some 3rd party covers that could be a bit problematic, though it’s usually the case when it comes to holders.

This is the first sample I received from IBRA company and it was delivered quite fast in package of good quality that kept its content well-protected from the possible damage during the transport.

Therefore this simple but highly useful gadget can be recommended for all those people that spend lot of time outdoors, on their bikes or motorcycles – using IBRA Universal Motorcycle/Bike Cellphone Holder one will be able to fully enjoy the mobile phone while driving with no additional effort and without endangering own life or the lives of others.

I received a sample of IBRA Universal Motorcycle/Bike Cellphone Holder for the purpose of testing and unbiased review, while all the presented information is based on my impressions.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
on 6 April 2013
i have ordered two of these over the past month , the first one was excellent as it was the IBRA one in the picture (which is excellent btw) but the second one i received a few weeks later (IBRA one i ordered again) was completely different and a cheap piece of rubbish which was all scratched and looked as though it belongs in a pound shop.
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23 of 26 people found the following review helpful
on 25 July 2012
I'll make this short and sweet - it holds my Silicone covered iPhone 4 easily with stacks of adjustment for other handsets if I wanted. It stuck to my windscreen like s*** to a blanket so no securing problems, seems well built and sturdy. Because it has a fairly short stock it does not vibrate or shake and can turn the iPhone 360 degrees if required. I keep mine fixed upright as I don't want to be fiddling with the fitting while driving. The small trigger that releases the "squeeze" position is certain and one press does it, so no messing around if you want the phone released quickly. The cushioned pads that hold the phone in place are generous without being too spongey. All in all this is a great wee phone holder and dead easy to put together and fix in place. Five minutes is too long to set up. Just buy it!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on 3 June 2014
I read so many reviews and left myself unable to decide which to choose. So far this one is excellent. It sticks to the window even when the window is wet (although takes more effort on those days). It doesnt shake loose when driving, The mechanism for holding the phone seems solid even when the phones in a case. Its a fiddle to take off the window as it anchors so strongly to the glass. It can hold a large or small phone as the sides are able to open wide to allow for which ever size gadget you own. It has a nifty little button on the side which makes it let go of what its holding easily. you just sqeeze together the two side arms and they remain locked around your phone until you release them by pressing that nifty little button i mentioned. So far this seems good value for money. Im glad I chose it. It does what its meant too and in my mind is perfect for what i bought it for. it arrived quickly although was a bit too well packed. A box within a larger box and smoothered with loads of paper between the two boxes. I recycle so it wil not be wasted but wonder if so much wrapping was needed. Oh yes one more thing I wondered why folk forget their phones and leave them in cars. This gadget is so perfect for what you buy it for that once youve finished your journey you forget it is stuck to your window. It doesnt cause you any agravation at all so your attention isnt drawn to it so easily forgotten. I have left my phone in the car attached to this device twice!!! lucky the theives were not on duty those days. DO be careful
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on 16 June 2015
IBRA® Universal Bike Bicycle Mount Holder Handlebar for Most Cell Phones, I purchased this for use on a moutain bike for my Girl friend, it has been used for on and off road rides. It is well made and is a good design, it is being used with a Sony experia Z1 in a case. as per the other reviews, there are two padded clamps which are squeezed against the phone and a little foot that swings out to keep it from falling through. The phone is released by pressing a button which releases the ratchet holding the padded clamps.
We didn't think that the mount wobbled about but of course it did vibrate as would any device attatched to a moving vehicle. We are very pleased with the mount, the delivery and packaging were as good as the product.
Also purchased the windshield mount of the same design for use with a Sony Experia Z1, running a dash cam app. after getting it set up at the correct position. I fitted the phone in the same way that it is clamped with the Bike mount. it has been used in three different vehicle's and has stayed stuck fast to the screen each time. It has proved to be very stable when looking back at the video data, of course like the bike mount you have to expect a certain amount of vibration. I would recommend both the mounts and the supplier. I will purchase another one for use on a Motor bike.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
on 11 August 2013
It's definitely worth paying a few more pounds to buy a product like this than the cheaper car mounts. The sucker is very strong and the mount is very strong so far. Adjustable so should fit most phones. Fits my iPhone 5 well.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on 3 October 2013
This is my first car phone holder and I'm really pleased with it. The suction, with the extra-strength suction clip to press in when you put it on the glass (and undo when you want to take it off), is excellent, and the flexibility is also excellent -- you can swivel and turn it into almost any position and then lock it (by turning the screws in two places), so all you have to do each time you get in the car is press the suction tab onto the usual place on the windscreen and there you are. It holds my iPhone very firmly with its protective soft-padded brackets, and the quick-release tab is a masterstroke. I use it to dictate texts or emails at the traffic lights or to check the map -- all hands-free of course. Very enabling. It's really sturdily made too. I can't fault it. Get one.

(It did say it was dashboard mountable -- but it isn't. It only sticks to glass. But I don't mind as it works very well on my windscreen after all, which has a standard slope to it, and this is arguably a better and safer place as I don't have to look down to see it.)
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
TOP 500 REVIEWERon 13 June 2015
This review covers two models of car phone holder.

iPhone/Mobile Carmount-1

This phone holder is really well made and fits my iPhone 6 perfectly. Unlike many car phone holders this one is not adjustable but is designed to fit certain phones (iPhone 6 / 6 Plus 5 5C 5S 4S 4 3GS Samsung Galaxy S2 S3 S4 S5). The mount adheres firmly to the windscreen and holds my phone securely in place. The phone holder can be rotated to achieve the perfect viewing angle.

Highly recommend

Iphone/Mobile Car Mount

Like the previous phone holder this one is also designed specifically for certain phones (iPhone 6 / 6 Plus 5 5C 5S 4S 4 3GS Samsung Galaxy S2 S3 S4 S5). The holder fits my iPhone 6 perfectly and securely. The phone holder can be rotated so that you can get the perfect viewing angle. The phone holder is well made and secures firmly to the windscreen.

Highly recommend.

*Received from supplier to review this has not influenced my opinion.
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