Belkin Announces First Official Third-Party Lightning Accessories
Belkin today announced that it will launch two new accessories designed for Apple’s Lightning connector, a hardwired car charger and Charge + Sync dock.
The new accessories are the first official third-party Lightning accessories available in market.
“Belkin was the first third-party manufacturer to develop accessories for the 30-pin connector back in 2003, and we are thrilled to be first to market again with solutions for the new Lightning connector,” said Martin Avila, general manager of Belkin’s core division. “People are eager for Lightning accessories and Belkin’s give them a reliable way to keep their new iPhone 5, iPad 4th generation, iPad mini or iPod touch charged, protected, and ready to go.”
Belkin Car Charger for Lightning (F8J075) $29.99
● Updated version of Belkin’s best-selling, slim-profile car charger
● Hardwired 4' Lightning cable included
● Over-voltage protection to protect device
● MFi certified
● 10 watt, 2.1 amp
● Available in Black
Belkin Charge + Sync Dock (F8J057) $29.99
● Cable not included; for use with Apple-branded Lightning connector cable only
● Foldaway AUX jack
● Cable channel for easy cable feeding
● Removable magnetic base
● EarPods audio-out port for headphones or speakers
Lightning accessories from Belkin are available for pre-order now on Belkin.com and will be available starting in mid-November.