What are the best car mounts that work with the Moto G4?
There's no good reason to be driving with your Moto G4 in hand. Distracted driving is a hazard to the public and whether or not it's illegal to text and drive in your state or local jurisdiction, you just shouldn't do it.
Having said that, using your phone in your car is also incredibly convenient; we our phones for turn-by-turn directions or to play music and podcasts while driving. The common compromise is to use a car mount, so your phone is accessible for a quick tap or swipe when you're stopped at a red light.
And there are no shortage of car-mounting options that will work with the Moto G4, all with their own unique features and methods of keeping your phone accessible and secure. Here are some of our favourites!
- iOttie Easy One Touch XL Car Mount Holder
- Affordable Universal 360-degree Rotating Car Mount
- Koomus CD-Eco Universal CD Slot Smartphone Car Mount
- WizGear Universal Air Vent Magnetic Car Mount
- DigitlMobile High Grade Seat Bold Car Mount
iOttie Easy One Touch XL Car Mount Holder
If you're looking for a standard dash car mount to hold your phone, you can't go wrong with the iOttie Easy One Touch XL. Designed with a quick, one-touch lock and release system, you won't be left struggling to secure your phone every time you jump in your car.
With 360-degree rotation available for either portrait or landscape orientation, this car mount ensures your Moto G4's charging port and headphone jack are both accessible. It mounts easily with a strong suction cup coupled with a sticky gel for a secure, confident hold. If it's time to switch cars, simply give the suction pad a quick rinse in warm water, then allow it to air dry — the suction will return to near-mint condition. Priced under $20, this is a great, if not slightly pedestrian, option for mounting your Moto G4 in your car.
Affordable Universal 360-degree Rotating Car Mount
With the ability to hold phones up to 6-inches, the Affordable Universal 360-degree Rotating Car Mount will easily handle your Moto G4.
Securing your Moto G4 is as easy as pinching the clip in the back and placing your phone between the two rubber grips that will hold your phone in place. This mount attaches to your dash or windshield using a suction cup, with a quick push locking mechanism to ensure a secure hold. A 360-degree swivelling ball mount gives you the flexibility to adjust and rotate your phone as you see fit no matter where you decide to mount it in your car.
If you were wondering why this product is called Affordable, it's available to buy for $10. Sweet deal.
Koomus CD-Eco Universal CD Slot Smartphone Car Mount
If you're car CD changer has been collecting dust, get new life out of it with the Koomus CD-Eco Universa CD Slot Smartphone Car Mount. This mount ingeniously uses your car CD changer to secure the mount, letting you mount your phone just above all your radio and center console controls.
With a stretch clamp that can hold a phone up to 3.5-inches, and a full 360-degree rotatable ball mount, your Moto G4 will be held securely, with a full range of customization for positioning it just the way you want it. There's no tools or suction cups needed for installation. All you do is insert the flat end into your CD drive and you're good to go. Because, let's be real, once you've got your mp3-loaded or music streaming phone mounted in your car, who needs CDs anyways?
WizGear Universal Air Vent Magnetic Car Mount
If your top priority in a car mount is the ability to quickly mount and release your phone with no muss, no fuss, the WizGear Universal Air Vent Magnetic Mount is right for you.
Your first step will be to mount the metal plate onto the back of your phone. It comes with both a magnetic metal plate for placing between your phone and a case, or a coin-sized adhesive magnetic metal pad that adds no bulk to your phone. The mounting bracket simply clips onto one of your car's air vents, and allows for a full range adjustments. Once you've added the plate to your phone, all you have to do is bring the phone near the mount and let the magnet do all the work. You get a secure hold that won't obstruct your dash or windshield, and your air conditioning will keep your phone cool when driving under the hot summer sun as an added bonus.
DigitlMobile High Grade Seat Bold Car Mount
Saving perhaps the most interesting car mount for last, the High Grade Seat Bolt Car Mount from DigitlMobile features a fully-adjustable gooseneck arm you attach down by the floor of your car.
This one won't be for everyone, and you'll definitely want to confirm that you've got the mounting bracket required in your car before purchasing — but man does this thing look cool. It comes with an expandable clamp that should easily hold your Moto G4, whether or not you have it in a case. Installation is a bit more involved, as you'll either attach it to the passenger seat track bolt, or drill it directly into the interior floor of your car for a more permanent fix. Once installed, you'll be able to adjust the arm to exactly how you want near your car's center console. An ideal option to avoid cluttering up your dash and field-of-vision, while also providing flexibility (literally) to let your passenger be your navigator or in-car DJ.
How do you mount your Moto G4?
Which mount do you like best? Have any experience with the one's we've suggested? We'd love to know what you think, so let us know in the comments!