Standard issue charging cables are, as a whole, undependable.
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Not only are they prone to breakage, but they juice up your phone for an unnecessarily long time.
The best thing to do is to choose a cable that is tough as nails and has the capability of transferring data and powering up your device at lightning speeds. Below, you'll find a list of cables that fit those criteria, all on sale.
Syncwire UNBREAKcable: MFi-Certified Lightning
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Perfect for your iPhone, iPad, and iPod, this is one heavy-duty cable that features a tinplate interior, and a TPE jacket exterior. Wrapped internal wires prevent friction or fraying. It has proven to hold over 30,000 cycles of 90-degree bends and up to 275 lbs — in case you were skeptical. And it also has an 8-pin connector that delivers speedy data transfer, syncing, and of course, charging. Read more...More about Charger, Mashable Shopping, Shopping List, Shopping Stackcommerce, and Lightning Cable