The Best Car Phone Mounts by Make and Model in 2022
Dive into this article to find the best phone mount for some of the most popular sedans on the market today, according to make and model.
Finding a reliable location to mount your smartphones can be tricky for any sedan, but this can be especially true with newer models given the way dashboard designs have evolved over the last few years. Some mounts you find on the market are not only bulky, they actually block visibility, which ultimately does more harm than good.
Great news - we’ve just put together our list of the best phone mount to use for some of the most popular cars in 2022, and we've included a photo collection of the perfect spots to place your phone mount for maximum use and optimal visibility.
Note: This list is not exhaustive! We will continue updating this list as more information becomes available but if you have any phone mount recommendations for sedans, please let us know in the comments section below!
The elements of successful phone mounting in your car
So, you’ve finally realized you’ve been missing out on safe, hands-free, phone-accessible driving. It’s never too late to get in on the fun. What do you need to get started?
- Rokform car phone mount - more details below!
- Magnetic Rokform case - more details below!
- Smartphone - preferably an iPhone or Samsung
- Car 😀 - we've compiled a list with quite a few car makes and models, but there are so many that aren't included here. If your car isn't on the list, chances are we just don't have a photo for it yet. If you're still unsure of which car mount to get, we recommend the Vent Mount. We found the Vent Mount to be the best mount for most sedans on this list.
The Car Phone Mounts
For cars with MagSafe®-compatible smartphones
Apple aims to solve the added alignment challenge that comes with wireless charging with MagSafe®, a set of small magnets embedded in every iPhone beginning with the iPhone 12 lineup. These magnets help phones to align perfectly on charging docks and other MagSafe-compatible accessories, such as this Magnetic Suction Mount by Rokform, for faster, more reliable wireless charging. You can read more about the Pros and Cons of Wireless Charging in a previously written Rokform article.
Don't need a MagSafe® mount? Keep reading for regular magnetic car mounts.
Magnet Swivel Mount - MagSafe® Compatible
With a 360-degree rotation on the swivel, you are sure to find the perfect viewing angle for every location on your dashboard. Just below the super grip face is an array of MagSafe® compatible magnets along with a heavy-duty center magnet that works with all MagSafe® compatible phones & cases and all ROKFORM magnetic cases. The enlarged magnetic ring is up to twice as strong as standard MagSafe® compatible magnetic arrays. The Swivel Mount installs onto any car dash with powerful 3M VHB adhesive and can be easily adjusted to find the best viewing angle.
Dual Magnet Vent Mount - MagSafe® Compatible
The new ROKFORM MagSafe® Vent Mount is designed to slide over almost any vent, giving you secure phone mounting in a convenient location. Just below the super grip face is an array of MagSafe® compatible magnets along with a heavy-duty center magnet that works with all MagSafe® compatible phones & cases and all ROKFORM magnetic cases. The enlarged magnetic ring is up to twice as strong as standard MagSafe® compatible magnetic arrays.
Magnetic Windshield Suction Mount - MagSafe® Compatible
The Magnetic Windshield Suction Mount is designed to securely hold your phone on windshields, desktops, toolboxes, refrigerators, and really anything with a smooth, non-porous surface for the ultimate hands-free experience. The heavy-duty suction mount and reinforced polycarbonate construction holds securely and won’t vibrate while you're driving through even the bumpiest terrain.
Regular smartphone car mounts (no MagSafe®)
Rokform Swivel Car Mount
The Swivel Mount installs onto any car dash with powerful 3M VHB adhesive and can be easily adjusted to find the best viewing angle.
Swivel Mount Features:
- Perfect viewing angle – 360-degree rotation on aircraft aluminum swivel
- Small size, powerful hold – Less than 1” wide
- Super grip with easy install – 3M VHB adhesive is residue-free
- High quality materials – made with CNC-machined aircraft grade aluminum and 3M VHB adhesive
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Rokform Vent Phone Mount
Finding an open and accessible spot on your dashboard can be more difficult than you think. If that's the case for your car, look no further than the Vent Mount. The Vent Mount easily installs onto most air vents for a secure hold.
Vent Mount Features:
- Mounts onto your car air conditioning vent
- Small size, powerful hold – Less than 1” wide with 15 lb. pull for the ultimate grip
- Universal system – A thin steel plate is included for use with any phone case
- Super grip – Vent clip is made from Super Grip TPE that won’t slip
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Rokform Low Pro Dash Phone Mount
The beauty of the Low Pro mount is its versatility. Since it is less than an inch wide, you are sure to find multiple spots inside your car where you can mount your phone.
Low Pro Mount Features:
- Small size, powerful hold – Less than 1” wide with 15 lb. Pull for the ultimate grip
- Super grip with easy install – 3M adhesive backing mounts to any flat surface
- Unobstructed view – Small size for the perfect fit on your dash
Phone mount for BMW 330i M Sport
If you have a BMW 300 series, the Vent Mount is the perfect phone mount for you. As seen in photos above of the BMW 330i M Sport, the BMW 300 series features wide center air vents that are perfect for the Rokform Vent Mount. For maximum air flow, your phone is best viewed in portrait, although the mount will also work in landscape.
Phone mount for BMW M4
Use the Vent Mount to mount your phone inside of your M4! Just like the BMW 330i, BMW’s M4 has wide center air vents. We’d encourage you to stick to the Vent Mount (over the Swivel or Low Pro) because there isn’t a ton of open space on this sleek dashboard.
Phone mount for Chevy Malibu
Low Pro Mount
The latest Chevy Malibu models place Chevy’s MyLink infotainment system in the center of the car’s dash. The space on the sides of the infotainment screen are perfect for the Low Pro Mount. There’s enough space on both sides that you can even install a mount on each side. Just check out the photos above for a glimpse of the perfect hands-free setup in your Malibu.
Phone mount for Dodge Challenger
The Dodge Challenger has long air vents that work great with the Vent Mount. Pro tip: install the mount on the top air vent slat for the strongest hold!
Alternatively, open space around the center air vents and navigation system make the Low Pro Mount is also a good option for Challenger owners.
Phone mount for Dodge Dart
If we didn’t know better, we’d say the Dodge Dart’s dashboard was designed with all of the Rokform phone mounts in mind! With air vents that are both long and wide, open space between its features, and a smooth, unobstructed dash, the Dodge Dart really has the perfect interior for secure phone mounting.
Pictured above is a 2018 Dodge Dart with a Vent Mount. The huge vents make it easy to mount your phone in both portrait and landscape.
Phone mount for Hyundai Elantra
If you have a new Hyundai Elantra, we recommend purchasing the Vent Mount. It installs onto the vent slats easily for safe, hands-free phone access without having your air vents blocked off. Our recommendation is to place your mount on one of the top slats.
Phone mount for Mercedes CLA 250
Compared to the rest of the sedans we’ve been featuring, the Mercedes CLA 250 has one of the most unique dashboards out there. Luckily, its cool dashboard is also super Rokform-mount-friendly. Use the Vent Mount for quick and secure mounting. There’s lots of open space on the CLA dash, making the Low Pro mount a great alternative car phone mount.
Phone mount for Mercedes E350
If you own a Mercedes E350, we recommend using the Vent Mount. The larger air vents give you flexibility when installing your phone mount. The top of the dashboard is flat and smooth, making the Swivel Mount a good secondary option for mounting.
Phone mount for Tesla Model S
We are big fans of the Swivel Mount inside of the Tesla Model S. The Low Pro Mount is another phone mounting option that’s easy to install on the Model S. However, the Low Pro lacks the adjustability that is built into the Swivel Mount.
There’s also plenty of space next to the touchscreen display system for doubling up with a Rokform mount for both the driver and the passenger.
Phone mount for Toyota Camry
The new Toyota Camry’s air vents are on the shorter side, but because they are super wide, they are still great for the Vent Mount. Secure your phone in portrait or landscape mode and enjoy the ride!
The magnetic Rokform cases that’ll mount your phone
Check out the protective Rokform cases for Apple and Samsung, which you can mount onto any of the mounts shown in this article, below. If you don't have an Apple or Samsung smartphone, there's still a solution for you. Learn about the different Rokform accessories that may be right for you.
For the optimal use of the mounts above, picking up a Rokform case is essential. The Rugged case (pictured above) is not only the most popular case, it's also the toughest. The built-in magnet will grip to all Rokform mounts we've featured. The Rugged is also handy for tons of other daily uses.
Price: $39.99 and up
The Crystal Series is built for people who are always on the move, packaging superior protection into a slim, multi-functional design. The case is made with the top-quality materials including the high-impact polycarbonate shell and TPU border, which provide 360 degrees of shockproof protection.
Beyond protection, Crystal cases exemplify meticulous design. With precise cut outs for your iPhone’s camera, buttons and ports, there’s no need to worry about hard-to-press buttons or dirt getting between your case and phone.
Price: $39.99 and up
Why choose Rokform car mounts
Since 2011, Rokform has pioneered the use of magnetic mounts for safe and reliable mounting for iPhones, Samsung smartphones, and more. The magnets that are used to secure your phone case to Rokform car mounts are made from strong neodymium magnets and guaranteed safe.
All Rokform products are backed by a two-year warranty and award-winning customer service.
Do you have your Rokform mount mounted on a car we didn’t feature or in a different spot? Take a photo of your interior set up and share it with us! Include your car’s make, model and year so we can share it with others.
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