5 tough and stylish Lightning cables for iPhone, iPad & more

Every iPhone and every iPad needs a Lightning cable to charge it, yet the one Apple supplies in the box is kind of… crappy. The cables tend to wear out quite quickly, becoming frayed and dangerous to use. Thankfully, there are plenty of worthwhile replacements that offer reinforced connections, tougher braided designs, new colour schemes and other upgrades. Here are five of our favourite options.

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Let your dongle dangle with this essential accompaniment to your iPhone 7

As Apple bravely removed the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, they included a helpful dongle in every box: a 3.5mm to Lightning adapter. This dongle allows you to use old headphones with the new iPhone, thus ensuring you didn’t have to rush out and buy Lightning or Bluetooth headphones that you weren’t planning on. However, this has also caused a problem… namely, it’s pretty easy to lose track of this essential accessory!

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