Useful gadgets that fit into your wallet with ease

Gadgets that fit inside your wallet

Wallets are traditionally meant to store all your money, business cards, banking cards etc., but in anyone’s wildest imagination, cannot hold everyday gadgets. Wait, did I just say gadgets. Don’t get me wrong, but yes, your wallet can hold gadgets too. Thanks to the nifty DIY’s and inventions aimed to make gizmos and everyday usable tools small, your wallet can in-fact hold a plethora of gadgets depending on your needs. Of course you cannot hold them in your wallet at the same time, but still can find space for one or two to fit in. So which gadget would you want at all times inside your wallet from the ones given below?

# Business card gaming console

Arduino gaming console

This Arduino-powered video game player by Kevin Bates, dubbed as Bateske Arduboy is business card sized console that has capacitive touch buttons for non-stop gaming frenzy for hours in one go. The thin gaming console also known as Interactive Digital Business Card is very cleverly designed and for now only plays Tetris but Kevin has plans to add more arcade games to it.

# Credit-card sized Mobile device charger

TravelCard thin portable battery

Another thin credit-card sized gadget accessory that fits perfectly in your wallet and provides reserve power to juice up your Android or Apple mobile devices. TravelCard is the exact size of a credit card, weighs just 56.7 grams in total and houses a 1300 mAh battery. Enough to keep your smartphone or tablet powered for elongated duration during expeditions and travels. Thankfully, TravelCard is a purchasable gadget accessory that can be yours for just $45 USD.

# Ultra-thin lock

Flatlock locking system

Merely 4mm thick, this ultra-thin lock dubbed as FlatLock is solution to your quick locking woes. For example when you need to keep your belongings safe when outdoors or travelling in foreign land. This small little lock fits inside your wallet and comes handy when you need to lock your belongings temporarily.

# Thin multi-tool

Multi multitool that fits in pocket

Whether you are at home or out in the wild for some expedition trip, a multi-tool always comes handy. And it is always better if that multi-tool is thin enough to fit inside the pocket. Multi wallet multi-tool can be used in 11 different ways and is made from aluminum and titanium material for strength. It can be used as nested wrench, bottle opener, box opener and more.

# CNC machined knife

Cardsharp folding knife

Another tool that you would like to have at all times in your wallet if you are a keen adventurer. This razor sharp folding knife called Cardsharp is very ingeniously designed as it looks like a credit card but when opened turns into a knife. Cardsharp weighs just 24 grams and it can cut through the most robust materials like tennis balls too. You can buy Cardsharp for just 55 pounds from the product website right away.

# Card-shaped razor & mirror

Carzor card shaped razor and mirror

Those of you who are into the habit of shaving very often, this little accessory is one to buy. A card-sized razor and mirror that retracts into a very simply designed form. Carzor has a razor and mirror that can be opened up any time when needed, and when not in use, it can be folded in a card like form. All this for just $10 USD and you’ll never have irritating stuble, no matter what.

# iPhone lightning cable

ChargeCard iPhone lightning cable charger

This is an iPhone lightning cable in the shape of a credit card so that it can fit easily in your pocket. With such small size ChargeCard accessory can accompany you everywhere you go and when needed, you can take it out and charge your iPhone from any USB port. For the price of $29 USD, this is a worth buying accessory for people who have an iPhone and are always on the run.

# Coin digital payment card

Coin payment card

When we are talking about so many credit card sized accessories, then why not have a single card that combines all your credit cards, debit cards or other banking cards into one. Coin Card is that one digital payment accessory which solves all your shopping woes and saves you from carrying loads of debit/credit cards in the wallet.

# Toothpick holder

SmileSaver toothpick and mirror

Always have that feeling of something being stuck inside your gums or teeth? Then you need to get this credit-card sized SmileSaver. Made from stainless steel material, this accessory has 10 plastic toothpick, 1 steel toothpick and mirror. And of-course you can fit in any other toothpick too into this small little accessory which is priced at 8 Euros.

# Ultra-compact reading glasses

EyeCard magnifying glasses

This might sound a bit ridiculous, but these glasses can come in handy when you are desperately trying to read something without luck. EyeCard ultra-compact magnifying glasses are more like a transparent credit card which provide you with 2.5 times the magnification. They fit easily on the nose area when you need to read something very miniscule, but cannot be a replacement for glasses if you were thinking so. They are priced at $15.50 USD and fit seamlessly inside your pocket.

# Thin MP3 player

Walletex Wallet MP3 player


This is probably the world’s thinnest MP3 player that comes in the shape of a credit card. Walltex Wallet is a double laminated waterproof MP3 player that has a USB flash drive as its storage. It can be connected to your PC for transfer of files and after that you can enjoy music in style.

# Pocket Light bulb

Doulex Pocket lamp card

A pocket lamp that comes in very handy when the lights go out and your phone is also dead. The Pocket Lamp Card from Doulex has a bulb-shaped light in 2D like form that can be turned on or off. This cool accessory fits seamlessly in your wallet just like a credit card and comes with a price tag of just $2 to $5 USD.



Hailing from the northern region of India, Gaurav has a profound liking for everything upbeat in the cloud and vision to acquaint readers with the latest technology news. He likes to observe nature, write thought provoking quotes, travel places, drive cars and play video games when things get too boring. And his food for thought comes from ambient music scores he listens to.

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