Top accessories for your iPhone and iPad

Top accessories for your iPhone and iPad

Summary: The "best of the best" accessories that you can buy for your iPhone or iPad.


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  • iPhone 4/4S Commuter Series Case

    If you're not expecting to drop your iPhone down the side of a mountain, or have to fight off a hungry bear with it, then the OtterBox Commuter case will likely offer all the protection your shiny  iDevice needs. It will protect your precious iPhone from drops, bumps and scratches, while still maintaining some of the stylishness that Apple intended it to have.

    Note that this case does NOT offer protection from water damage.

    Fits both the iPhone 4 and 4S.

    Price: $34.95

    Image credit: OtterBox

  • Incase Sports Armband Deluxe

    If you're the sporty type and like to have your iPhone close to hand while you run, jog, cycle, pound the treadmill or whatever else you do to keep yourself in trim, you'll need a case specially designed for your active lifestyle. The Incase Sports Armband Deluxe is just what you are looking for.

    Constructed from tough neoprene, the case protects your iPhone while you're working out, yet still allows you to interact with it through the clear front panel.

    This is also one of the most comfortable armband cases for the iPhone that I've ever tested. I find that most are either become too sweaty after a short period of time, or cut off the circulation to my arm. I had no such problem with this case.

    Note that this case is NOT suitable for swimming!

    Fits both the iPhone 4 and 4S.

    Price: $44.95

    Image credit: Incase

  • Griffin Survivor

    If you're going to be throwing your iPhone about the place, or fighting hungry bears off with it, you're going to need an case that can keep up with your active lifestyle. One of the toughest cases on the market is the Griffin Survivor.

    Tested and certified to meet or exceed US Department of Defense Standard 810F and UK Department of Defense Standard 00-35, the Griffin Survivor case is designed from the inside out to protect your iPhone from a variety of extreme conditions, such as dirt, sand, rain, shock, vibration and a whole host of other environmental factors.

    Many would call this case overkill, but if you're going to be subjecting your iPhone to harsh conditions, this case will help make sure your handset lives to fight another day.

    Fits both the iPhone 4 and 4S.

    Price: $49.99

    Image credit: Griffin

Topics: iPhone, Hardware, iPad, Mobility

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