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Get a Lightning cable that won’t fray for less than $15

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Grab a charger that'll last for only $15.
This braided Lightning cable is built to last.
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It can prove difficult to find a Lightning cable that works well and lasts a while. The Crave 4-foot Lightning-to-USB Cable is super-sturdy and can handle the output of a powerful charger.

Shockingly, it costs less than Apple’s own Lightning cables. And right now, you can save even more. Get one in gold or silver for just $14.99 (regularly $19.99). At that price, it might be time to buy some extras.

Sturdy Lightning cables

Crave Lightning Cables are as durable as they are useful. The outer layer is made of woven nylon, the same stuff they use to make hot air balloons. Beneath that is a layer of rubber, along with braided and solid aluminum casing. This cable is rated 5,000+ in bend testing, meaning it can be your go-to travel charger, the backup you bring on trips, or a home cable you don’t have to worry about breaking if it gets tangled around a chair leg.

Beyond being resilient, Crave cables are also smart. This Lightning cable will detect whether it’s attached to an iPhone, iPad or other Apple device. Based on the connection, it will deliver a fast charge without overcharging and damaging your device. It also has built-in protection from power surges.

At 4 feet in length, this cable is just right for home, travel and work use. Because it doesn’t tangle, you also get more out of the extra length than you would from a cable that’s technically longer but wraps around virtually everything it comes into contact with.

On Amazon, the Crave 4-foot Lightning Cable enjoys 4.6 stars after hundreds of ratings. One 5-star reviewer said, “This Crave cord should be the actual and official Apple charging cord.” Another was thrilled that this cable is “much softer and flexes much more easily” than typically rigid braided cables.

Save on Crave Lightning cables

It’s 2022. You don’t need to trade charging speed for durability anymore. Get the Crave 4-foot Lightning-to-USB cable in silver or gold for $14.99 (regularly $19.99) while they’re on sale. And if you’re looking for something to make using your iOS devices easier, check out iMazing

Prices subject to change.