A great variety of adapters offered by Apple allow the lightning connector to be used widely. It goes well with other interfaces like 30-Pin, USB, VGA, HDMI etc. Of all lightning cables you can see on the markets, only those officially certified by Apple MFi will win. The very reason why is because Apple official lightning connectors contain an authentication chip that no doubt effectively distinguishes an approved MFi lightning cable from a plain compatible lightning cable produced by some third-party manufacturers.
Here's a list of typical lightning cables that are authentically certified by Apple MFi. They represent the best quality and longevity a best MFi certified lightning cable deserves to have.
1. Poweradd 2 in 1 Lightning & Micro USB Sync Data and Charging Cable.
This Apple MFi Certified USB lightning cable is super strongly built. The durable PVC and the good-quality tinned cooper inside ensure quick data syncing and charging speed. The strong cord is made tangle-free. It has a charming bright blue color which will change the lightness as your device is being charged. The changing brightness lets you know what levels the battery is being charged by light flowing, slow flowing and completely off.
2. Ancerson 3ft Nylon Braided 8 Pin iPhone Cable USB Charging Cord.
Ancerson 8 Pin USB lightning cable has a useful length 3 feet. And the durability and connectivity is guaranteed by the premium quality braided nylon jacket and ultra compact aluminum lightning connector. The well made connector is designed to work perfectly with most cellphone cases.
3. AmazonBasics Apple Certified Lightning to USB Cable.
The lightning cable is designed with a compact lightning connector head that makes it extremely easy to fit in. AmazonBasics focuses on the durability of its USB cable so this cable has been tested to bend 95-degrees overs 4,000 times, making it a most reliable product which lasts long. More has been put in this design, the wires inside transfer power and signal quickly with high resistance for protection for exterior insulation of the outer casing.
4. Anker A7101021 Lightning to USB Cable.
This is one of the most typical lightning cables Anker sells. The outer casing is designed with simplicity but the MFi certified cable won't have any connectivity issues. Instead, it is fully compatible with Apple products. The sturdy lightning USB cable is of good quality and can stand high stress, stretching, daily wear and tear etc.
5. Xcords(TM) 3Pack 6Ft Nylon Braided 8 Pin Lightning to USB Cable.
Xcords lightning USB cable, 6 feet long, can be freely used in any place at home and at work. The cord features good flexibility and braided fiber jacket. The good build of the cable will last long. The finely manufactured connector makes it fully compatible with Apple devices.
6. Alster 3Pack 6FT Lightning to USB Cable.
Alster will never let you down by showing its 3 pack of 6-foot-long lightning to USB cables. They convince you on their quality with over 5000 times' bending testing. What a lifespan! It's the durable nylon braided cable jacket that makes it come true. Besides, it has heat-resistant stainless steel connector head for securer connectivity.