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25 Best iPhone Accessories to Buy for the Holidays

by Brandon Russell | November 19, 2018November 19, 2018 12:30 pm PST

There’s an entire world of iPhone accessories out there, from cases to screen protectors to cables. Whether you have an iPhone or plan to pick one up over the holidays, we’re here to help you wade through the muck and pick out the best accessories to check out.

Below you’ll find 25 iPhone accessories ranging in price from $10 all the way up to $350. Hey, if you want noise-cancelling headphones, you have to go all out. We also recommend camera lenses, an activity charger, and more.

Logitech Wireless Charger

This wireless charger from Logitech was tailor made for Apple’s iPhone. It doubles as both a stand and a wireless charging, so you can easily see and interact with any notifications that come streaming in. $69 [Logitech]

Apple Silicone Case

The iPhone today is all glass, which means it’s more fragile than ever. Trust me when I say a durable case is a must-have if you want to keep your phone protected. $39

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AirPods

One of Apple’s best products is unmatched in their ease of use and sound quality. The AirPods epitomize the best of Apple: premium engineering, pristine design, and seamless integration. $159

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DJI Osmo Mobile 2

With the iPhone XS, video quality is better than ever. Up your game by using the DJI Osmo Mobile 2, which helps to stabilize your footage in a compact package. $139

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Moment Lens

The Moment Lens is designed to elevate your photos to the next level. The wide lens, in particular, is a nice way to capture more of a scene when you’re out hiking or grabbing lunch with a friend. $110

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HiRise 2 Deluxe

A stand for your smartphone might sound silly, but use one and you’ll understand why it’s a necessity. Not only can you charge your phone, but having it propped up means you can easily see content and notifications that come in. $39

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Tile Pro

Attach Tile Pro to your keys or put it in a wallet, so the next time you lose either, you can use your iPhone to track it down. $39

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Anker Lightning Cable

This durable Lightning cable from Anker is a much better option than Apple’s stock cable thanks to its double braided nylon. And the red color looks sharp, so what’s not to like? $19

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Lightning to SD Card Reader

You’ll appreciate having this the next time you go traveling. The iPhone is a powerful editing tool, making the Lightning to SD card reader a crucial accessory for the would-be creator. $30

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UE Megaboom 3

With powerful sound and excellent battery, the UE Megaboom 3 is a great speaker to take with you on your next adventure, whether you’re at the beach or on a hike. $199

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Steel Series Nimbus

Gaming on the go is easier than ever thanks Bluetooth controllers like the Steel Series Nimbus. It’ll give you a huge edge the next time you play Fortnite. $49

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Kingston Bolt Duo

Although phone storage is less of an issue, it’s always a good idea to have backup. The Kingston Bolt Duo provides portable backup for photos, documents, and videos—and it can fit in your pocket. $35

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PopSocket

You’ve probably seen PopSockets everywhere. As silly as they are, they serve a key purpose by making your smartphone easier to hold. That’s important considering many phones today are all glass. $9

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Bose QuietComfort 35 II

With balanced audio, noise cancellation technology, and a comfortable design, the Bose QuietComfort 35 II are the perfect headphones for a long drive. Why? Because they’ll block out your noise family. $349

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iOttie Easy One Touch 4

The dashboard and windshield mount is one of Amazon’s bestsellers and a great way to securely hold your phone while you’re driving. $24

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TechMatte Screen Protector

A screen protector is self-explanatory, but it bears repeating: Put one on your phone ASAP. It’ll protect your screen from scratches and also minimize damage in the event your drop your device. $7

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FitBit Charge 3

The FitBit Charge 3 can measure calories burned, heart rate, and more. It can also track more than 15 exercises, including running, biking, swimming and yoga. $149

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JayBird X4

When you hit the gym, you’ll also need headphones that can keep up with your workout. The Jaybird X4 are durable and feature 8 hours of play time on a single charge. $129

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Totallee Thin Case

If Apple’s cases aren’t your thing, consider the Totallee thin case, which is—surprise—totally thin. Sometimes a thin case is all you need to protect your precious device. $29

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AmazonBasics Stand

Setting your phone flat on a desk is old school. Get yourself a simply stand and you’ll be able to monitor all the notifications that come streaming in. $9

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Apple Watch Series 4

Apple’s wearable is even better with an improved design, better health tracking features, and fall detection. If your health is a priority, the Apple Watch Series 4 is a must. $399

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Nomad Base Station Hub

The Nomad Base Station Hub can charge up to four devices simultaneously, with dual 10W wireless charging and a gorgeous padded leather surface. $99 [Nomad]

Nomad Key for iPhone

The Nomad Key is small enough to attach to your keys. Its compact design will be perfect for the time you don’t have a cable but want to connect to a portable battery. $20

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USB-C to Lightning Cable

If you own a newer MacBook Pro, you’ll need a USB-C to Lightning Cable so you can connect your iPhone to your laptop. $34

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RavPower Car Charger

USB connections in cars are criminally underpowered. Let the RavPower car charger add some power to your life. While you’re at it, go ahead and charge two devices at once—the RavPower car charger can handle it. $14

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Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell likes to rollerblade while listening to ACDC.

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