It’s expensive being an Apple fanboy. Not only do you typically pay a premium for Cupertino’s latest hardware, but Apple’s accessories can often also cause sticker shock. Fortunately, when it comes to shopping for accessories, the Apple Store isn’t your only source.
Whether you’re looking to pair your newly minted iPhone with wireless headphones or simply need to restock on a few Lightning cables, we’ve rounded up a few accessory deals for everything from your iPhone to your MacBook. Some of these are on our DT Shop, and others are on Best Buy, MacMall, Amazon, or Newegg. We will add to these over time and swap out deals.
Your iPad Pro isn’t just another tablet, so don’t get just another stylus for it. The Apple Pencil allows you to work on your iPad with precision and also helps to expand the versatility of multi-touch. While you’re not writing with any actual ink, you might as well be using a real pen.
If you’ve been craving a physical keyboard for your iPad 2, this is the product for you. This Logitech Type+ 920-006912 case features a Bluetooth keyboard with iOS shortcuts, allowing you to remain productive no matter where you are. The case also offers ergonomic viewing angles for both reading and typing.
Now that the iPhone has gone headphone jack-less, you’re more in need of wireless headphones than ever. And if earbuds just aren’t your cup of tea, then maybe Dr. Dre’s over-ear headphones will do the trick. These headphones feature a wireless range of 30 feet and 12-hour rechargeable battery. The fine-tuned acoustics offer clear audio.
The AluBolt Lightning Dock puts your iPhone or iPad on display while it charges. The MFi-certified aluminum dock features a built-in Lighting to USB connector so it can also be used for syncing your Apple devices. It’s compatible with open-bottom cases so you can leave your iPhone or iPad in its protective case while it charges. At $40, it’s about a buck cheaper than Amazon’s price, which is negligible, but both are great prices.
The low-profile HoverDock charging podium gives your iPhone the illusion that it’s hovering while docked. The aluminum base features a rubber bottom to prevent sliding and also features retractable cable storage that keeps your wires neatly out of sight while charging your device. The unit was designed to work with most iPhone cases and can also be used to prop your iPhone while you FaceTime. It’s currently $30 at Amazon or $33 via our DT Shop.
The iPhone 7 has the best battery life of any iPhone Apple has previously manufactured. However, even the best batteries can unexpectedly die while you’re on the go. For those dreaded moments, ZeroLemon offers its iPhone 7 Battery Charging Case. The cases houses a 4,000mAh battery that according to ZeroLemon can increase the lifespan of your iPhone 7 by 140 percent. The extended battery doesn’t add much bulk to your iPhone and is currently $69 on Newegg, which is a current price low by $10.