Why pay so much for an Apple Lightening cable?

Why pay so much for an Apple Lightening cable?

We all do it.  You gasp when you see how much a Lightening cable costs to charge your iPhone.  In defiance we all go walk into a drug store or other stores and pick up a cheap cable that works for a few weeks and then stops working, and we get really annoyed.   No one wants to spend $20.00 for a cable!   You need one for your car, one for your desk at work and probably one on your night stand.  Don’t most of use our phones as alarm clocks now?   Well, come to find out some of that cost is because of how complicated the actual cable is.   There are actually 12 microchips in that little booger!  Check it out!

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However after reading Matthew Pogue’s blog https://www.yahoo.com/tech/never-pay-full-price-for-cables-this-is-the-123401320849.html  you CAN find a cheaper “Apple Certified” cable.  Thank you Amazon for making an Apple Certified Lightening cable in 3 sizes the longest being the 6 foot cable at $8.79!!  Stop spending too much money for your cables!  Here’s a link to buy the cables off of Amazon!  http://amzn.to/1hy8hZ6

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About Amy Ewald

I’m a wife and mother of a 4 ½-year-old daughter. I’ve worked in the IT industry as a Systems Administrator for over 15 years. I experienced my first migraine at age 11. My migraines have progressively grown in frequency and within the last 6 months, I was diagnosed with a chronic migraine. Last month I only had 6 pain-free days. In my pain-free time, I write two blogs, one to educate everyday computer users with Tech Tips, https://techtipthursday.wordpress.com, My other blog is dedicated to helping migraine sufferers, https://mommyhasamigraine.com I also enjoy, walking, yoga, writing, reading and spending time with my family. I'm currently writing and illustrating a children's book for parents with migraines to help their children understand the problem and how they can help!

Posted on August 12, 2015, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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