The MacBook Pro (2023) is one of the best Macs around today. It packs macOS Ventura and the M2 Pro/Max chipset, making it a future-proof laptop that can last users for many years. A rugged device on its own, though, can be lacking. It’s like having a great heart but not enough limbs to take advantage of his unparalleled strength. Fortunately, you can change that by investing in accessories. Below, you’ll find a variety of types of accessories that can help make better use of your MacBook Pro (2023). This way you can get the most out of your computer during its long life.
Apple AirPods Pro 2
The AirPods Pro 2 pack a ton of features, including active noise cancellation (ANC), Dolby Atmos content, and wireless charging, despite their compact build. macOS fully supports these wireless earphones.
Apple AirPods 3
AirPods 3 have a similar design to the AirPods Pro, but they don’t have silicone tips. If you don’t like the in-ear design of the AirPods Pro, you can get the AirPods 3.
Apple AirPods Max
Just like the AirPods Pro, the AirPods Max come with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and Dolby Atmos support. Despite this, the Max variant offers more immersion in sound, thanks to its larger size.
JBL GO3 Portable Wireless Speaker
The JBL Go 3 is one of our favorite portable wireless speakers. It’s waterproof, has decent battery life, and can fire up the audio you’re playing on your MacBook Pro.
Sony Playstation DualSense Controller
Sony’s new DualSesne sets a new standard for gaming controllers. It features adaptive triggers and touch optimization for an immersive gaming experience. macOS natively supports this controller.
Logitech G502 Hero Lightspeed
This high-end gaming mouse has a 25K DPI sensor and low-latency wireless networking.
Apple Magic Mouse 2
The Apple Magic Mouse is currently the best mouse option if you are looking for seamless compatibility and feature support. It comes with an elegant design, looks good, and you can also perform various gesture commands on its smooth surface.
Apple Magic Trackpad 2
Aside from a hassle-free experience, the Apple Magic Trackpad offers precise control and a wide range of gesture support on macOS, including tactile compatibility.
Apple Magic Keyboard with Touch ID
Not only is the Magic Keyboard Apple’s first-party device, but this one also includes a Touch ID sensor.
Apple Magic Keyboard with Touch ID and numeric keypad
This keyboard includes all the features of the previous board but also comes with a numeric keypad. It is ideal for those who work with numbers.
Blue Yeti X
The Blue Yeti X is one of the best microphones out there that can even be used for professional recording use cases along with gaming and live broadcasting.
This aluminum stand is perfect for those who like to raise and tilt their MacBook for the perfect working angle. It has silicone pads to avoid scratching your Mac and anti-slip.
NexiGo 144Hz 17.3 inch Portable Gaming Monitor
This portable screen is like no other. The refresh rate is 144Hz, and it is designed for gaming. It’s perfect for those who want to pair an external monitor to their MacBook Pro while on the go.
Apple Pro Display XDR
The Apple Pro Display XDR offers an insane 6016 x 3384 pixels resolution. Its contrast ratio is 1,000,000:1, and it has an ultra-wide viewing angle.
SanDisk Extreme Portable Solid State Drive
The SanDisk Extreme Portable is an SSD designed for the outdoors, with a rugged chassis that can withstand a two-meter drop and IP55 water and dust resistance. It even has a carabiner, and it’s also very fast, with read speeds of up to 1050MB/s.
Seagate Expansion hard drive
Most people would like fast storage, but sometimes, you just want a huge backup. This massive Seagate HDD comes in capacities up to 18TB, so you can store almost all of your files for a lot less than what you’d pay for the same amount of SSD storage.
Kensington SD5780T Thunderbolt 4 docking station
The Kensington SD5780T Thunderbolt Docking Station includes 4 Thunderbolt downstream ports, HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, and more in a sturdy-looking design.
CalDigit TS4 Thunderbolt 4 docking station
Thunderbolt docks don’t get much better than the CalDigit TS4. With a total of 18 ports, including Thunderbolt downstream, DisplayPort, USB-C, USB-A, and super-fast 2.5GbE, this port is something else. It also has a solid metal construction that helps it feel premium and durable.
Anker 341 7-in-1 USB-C Hub
This platform is more compact than the previous giant stations. It includes an HDMI port, SD card, USB Type C and Type A ports, and more.
CloudValley webcam cover
Are you concerned about privacy? Get the simple and easy to use webcam cover slider for your MacBook Pro. Attaches to frame using strong 3M adhesive.
Spigen Rugged Armor Pro Laptop Sleeve
This Spigen case is perfect for those who tend to drop their MacBook frequently. It offers a durable construction with great impact resistance. Plus, it has a dedicated AirTag slot, in case your laptop gets lost.
As our list reflects, there is Abundance Different types of accessories you can use or pair with your MacBook Pro (2023). Personally, I use an aluminum stand, wireless speaker, cover, and AirPods with my MacBook. If you rely on external monitors, you may need to invest in a mouse and keyboard. Likewise, you may find yourself needing external storage if you tend to store large files locally.
Apple MacBook Pro (2023)
The 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pro (2023) models adopt the same external chassis first introduced in 2021. They offer enhanced M2 Pro and M2 Max chipsets, Wi-Fi 6E support, Bluetooth 5.3, HDMI 2.1 compatibility, a notch display, and more.
What accessories do you use with the MacBook Pro (2023)? Let us know in the comments section below.