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Apple's official Lightning to USB cable is on sale for less than $10 via Amazon

Apple Lightning Usb Cable Hero
Apple Lightning Usb Cable Hero

Apple's Lightning cables (opens in new tab) can be pretty pricey for what they are, especially when you compare them to some of the stellar third-party options out there which offer the same functionality at a drastically lower price. However, today's sale on Amazon brings the cost of the official Apple 3-foot Lightning to USB cable down to just $9.50 (opens in new tab) while supplies last. Considering these cables normally sell for $15 each, you really ought to get one ordered soon.

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This official Lightning to USB 2.0 cable is designed by Apple to charge a myriad of iOS devices like the latest models of the iPhone and iPad. Today's sale brings the 1-meter version down to its best price yet there.

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Have you ever purchased and tried using a third-party Lightning cable with your iPhone or iPad only to receive a notification which says that your accessory isn't supported by that device? Luckily, with Apple's official Lightning cables, that's not something you'll have to deal with. Whether you own an iPhone, iPad, iPod, or another Apple device, this cable is compatible and suitable for both syncing and charging.

This cable measures 3 feet long and has scored a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars (opens in new tab) at Amazon based on over 6,200 customer reviews collectively.

If you're on the hunt for a more durable cable, you might have some luck looking through this list of the best charging cables for the PowerBeats Pro+. All of the options are Lightning cables which are built to withstand much more daily wear and tear than the cable above. Meanwhile, there's also a list of the best 3-in-1 USB cables. Each of these cables is fitted with Lightning, MicroUSB, and USB-C connectors so you can charge a myriad of devices.

Shipping at Amazon is free on orders totaling $25 or more, or with an Amazon Prime membership. If you've never been a member before, you can start a free 30-day trial (opens in new tab) to score free two-day shipping with no order minimum. You'll also gain access to perks such as the Prime Video streaming service, exclusive members-only discounts, and more.

Alex is a recent graduate from the University of North Florida with a background in sales and merchandising. When he’s not hunting down the next great deals to post on Thrifter, he can be found posting music on his Soundcloud page and working on his eBay business.