Phone, GPS and Tablet Mounts for a Hyundai Tucson

The Hyundai Tucson was a bit more roomy than expected.  It also was easier to mount a phone or GPS than expected.  As expected in a smaller SUV, mounting a tablet isn’t easy but more on that later in the article. A photo of the Hyundai Tucson interior accompanies this article.  There are a few notable characteristics that effect mounting a device.  We will mention them as we move through this article. Starting with the vent, the distance between the left middle vent and wiper lever is less than most other vehicles.  It might get in the way of a GPS … Read more

Phone, Tablet and GPS Mounts for a Nissan Pathfinder

Whenever it’s time for maintenance on one of my cars, I give myself some extra time to go through the showroom to check out the cars.  Of course, I’m not just looking at my next car but also how to mount a device.  Today, I had the opportunity to scope out a Nissan Pathfinder. I used to own one of these 20 years ago.  It’s changed a lot.  A Nissan Pathfinder is huge.  Much larger than twenty years ago.  It’s so large that I couldn’t do a head on photo of the dash and capture the entire view.  I had … Read more

Car and Motorcycle Mounts for Apple iPad Air 2

The Apple iPad Air 2 is what you get when the Mini is too small and the iPad is too large. This is Apple’s latest generation in their very successful mid-size tablet category.  The iPad Air 2 has some nice performance improvements versus the original iPad Air.  The A8 processor is 1.4x faster than the prior model and you can stuff the iPad Air 2 with up to 128GB of memory versus the older model where it topped out at 32GB.  The graphics processor is 2.5x faster and that’s a significant performance boost.  The back camera is better too at 8 MP versus … Read more

Car and Motorcycle Mounts for the Apple iPad Mini 4

Release September 9, 2015, the Apple iPad Mini 4 is Apple’s latest generation in their very successful mid-size tablet category.  The iPad Mini 4 has some nice performance improvements versus the Mini 3.  The 1.5 GHz dual-core processor is 30% faster than the prior model.  The graphics processor got a 60% performance boost.  The back camera is better too at 8 MP versus prior versions at 5 MP.  The front camera, typically used for Facetime retains the same 1.2 MP still and at 720p on video.  The Wi-Fi supports some new protocols and now supports up to 860 Mbps which … Read more