A Guide to Selecting the Proper Apple Lightning Cable

Not every lightning cable is made the same.  This article will provide some clarity and guidance for selecting a cable for your tablet or iPhone. For many years, Apple used a 30-pin connection for their iPods and even the iPhone through the 4s models.  When Apple introduced the iPhone 5 and iPad 4, a new cable came into play called the lightning cable.  This is an 8-pin cable that is much smaller than the 30-pin and easier to connect and disconnect from the device. Apple soon realized that a lot of third parties were making the Lightning Cable and some were so poorly … Read more…