Apple-Certified MFi Lightning Cables: 1-ft braided nylon $12, 10-ft $10, 3-ft $5, more

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UPDATE 7/24 4PM: Monoprice is celebrating 13 years in business by taking 13% off site wide. This yields a significant savings on MFi Lightning cables there when you use the code: SALE13 at checkout. Shipping costs apply on orders under $14 (usually $2-$3)

Amazon has a 1-ft. long Nylon Braided MFi certified Lightning cable for $11.99 Prime shipped after you enter the code: ZR44CC8E at checkout. That’s $2 off the regular sale price and the lowest we can find for this durable and tangle free cable. It comes with a 12-month warranty from Cambond and has a max charging speed of 2.4A. Rated 4.7/5 stars at Amazon.

Apple Certified Cambond® 8 Pin Data Sync Lightning CableNext, is the Apple Certified 10-ft long Lightning Cable for $9.99 Prime shipped when you use the code: G9H88GJD at checkout. That’s $4 off the regular sale price and the lowest we’ve seen for this extra long MFi cable. Rated 4.5/5 stars at Amazon. 

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Aukey deals w/ free Prime shipping: 12,000mAh power bank $15 (Orig. $25), 42W 3-port charger $15 (Reg. $23), more

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Next, we have the Aukey 12000mAh Portable Power Bank Charger External Battery Pack for $24.99. However, when you use the coupon code: 45ZTSPTU the price drops to only $14.99 Prime shipped. That’s $10 off the regular sale price and the lowest Amazon has ever sold it for. This power bank can charge the iPhone 6 four times, the iPhone 6 Plus or Galaxy S6 two times or the iPad Air once. With built in smart technology it can protect against “overcurrent, overvoltage, overload and short circuiting.” It received 4.3/5 stars and great reviews. 

We also found the following discounts with codes from Aukey via Amazon: 

  • Aukey Quick Charge 2.0 42W 3 USB Port Wall Charger $14.99 w/code: FFCAYLOK
  • Aukey Quick Charge 2.0 30W 2 Ports Car Charger  $9.49 w/code: 6NVT5SPD 

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USB-C cables $8 Prime shipped (Reg. $11), Anker 16,000mAh + Anker 3,200mAh Power Banks $37 shipped ($20 off)

 

TAOTribe via Amazon has the male or female Vinsic Hi-speed USB C to Standard USB Cable for $10.95 each. But if you use the coupon code: 7MJYP8EO the price drops to only $7.95 Prime shipped for either cable. That’s $3 off the regular price and the lowest we’ve seen for these new cables (Apple charges $19 for just one).  

Vinsic USB C cables are made of durable lightweight materials and are safe to use. They fully support data transfer and syncing with no warning messages. Customers rated them with 4.7/5 stars.

Anker PowerCore 16000 (16000mAh 2-Port 4A Portable Charger External Battery Power BankWe also found at Amazon if you add the Anker 16,000mAh PowerCore Power Bank with the Anker 3,200mAh Astro Mini Portable Charger you can get both for a low $36.99 shipped when you use the code: 8WLFPMG7 at checkout. You’re basically getting the Astro Mini for free ($20 value) at an already low sale price for the Powercore.

This newest Powercore provides Smart charging and more mAhs than its predecessor and it can charge the iPhone 6 six times, the Galaxy S6 four times or the iPad Air more than once. It can safely recharge with a 2 amp output (most phone chargers have 1 amp output). Anker products are highly rated on Amazon and are the best selling chargers as well.

Also, Hisgadget via Amazon has the Intocircuit 11200mAh Dual USB Portable External Battery Charger with LED Flashlight for $22.99. But when you enter the code: PP3DC8UH the price drops to only $14.99 Prime shippedRead more

HooToo Wireless N Travel Routers w/ file sharing 20% off: TripMate Nano $15 Prime shipped (Reg. $25), more

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Sunvalleytek via Amazon is discounting select TripMate travel routers by 20% with coupon code KT7JMSMB at checkout. All of the deals qualify for Prime shipping. If you’re not a Prime member you have two choices to get free shipping: sign up for a free trial or spend at least $35.

Our top pick is the HooToo TripMate Nano Wireless N Pocket Travel Router. Currently priced at $18.99, coupon code KT7JMSMB drops it down to $15.19 Prime shipped. That’s just about $10 below its regular price and within $0.19 of the lowest price we’ve seen. This versatile little box allows you to create a secure wireless network from any cabled Ethernet connection. It’s powered via USB so there’s no need for an AC adapter. Use the built-in USB port to share music, movies and other data with other devices (even iPhone/iPad) on your network. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,868 Amazon reviewers.

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These discounted TripMate travel routers have a built-in power bank:

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3-pack of 3.3-ft Poweradd MFi Lightning cables $15 Prime shipped (Reg. $23), more

poweradd lightning cablesUpdate (6/26 11:45am): This Lightning cable deal is now available from a third-party without the need to apply a coupon code.

Update (6/25 9:30am): Bastexwireless via Amazon has the Fenix 3-ft MFi Lighting cable for $9.99, apply coupon code PJ4MGBQV to drop the price down to $5 Prime shipped.

Update (6/24 2:50pm): Monoprice has Lightning cables for as low as $4.50 w/ coupon code JUNE10. Orders of $50+ ship free otherwise shipping costs vary. For example, we priced out a single 3-ft cable and shipping was $2.32.

EZ Tronix via Amazon has a 3-pack of 3.3 ft. Poweradd Lightning cables for $14.99 shipped. That’s $8 off the regular sale price and tied with our previous mentions for the lowest we can find for an MFi cable. This deal is also $4 less than what apple charges for a single cable.

The cables are MFi certified which means they meet Apple’s performance standards and are safe to use with your iPhone.

Amazon shoppers rated these cables well with 4.2/5 stars and great reviews.  Read more

Poweradd 3-in-1 Dual-Port USB car charger + 3.3′ Lightning cable & micro USB $9 Prime shipped (Reg. $17)

This combo deal will get both your iPhone and Android devices through a long car ride.

PoweraddDirect via Amazon is offering the Poweradd 3-in-1 Universal Dual-Port USB car charger for $7.99 and the Poweradd 8-Pin Lightning to USB Charge and Sync Cable for $8.99. But by adding both items to your cart and applying the code RPWMLDIR you can drop your total down to just $8.99 for both. Free shipping is available for Prime members (free trial) or on orders of $35 or more. 

Since the best we’ve seen on comparable Lightning cables is between $5 and $7, today’s deal is very notable considering it packs in a USB car charger and a micro USB cable for just a couple extra bucks. You get a complete iOS/Android charging set-up for less than the price of just a regular usb car charger.

Both the charger (which comes with a micro USB Cable) and the Lightning cable have 4+ star reviews from hundreds on Amazon. More specs on both items below: Read more

Bluetooth Speakers: Goal Zero Black Rock Out 2 Portable $37 shipped (Orig. $60), JBL Spark $30 (Orig. $130)

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Tanga is offering the Goal Zero Black Rock Out 2 Portable Speaker for $39.99 + $2 shipping. When you use the coupon code: CHEAPSKATE at checkout, the price drops to only $36.98 shipped. That’s $23 off the list price, $15 less than Amazon, and the lowest we can find for it.

Features include:

  • Rugged, water-resistant shell protects the speaker and your gear
  • Juice up the internal lithium battery in 3 hours from USB or sun
  • Chainable with other Rock Out version 1 or Rock Out 2 speakers for more sound
  • Versatile bungee cord allows for securing the speaker on your ride, belt loop, backpack, etc

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Also available, JBL has its Spark Bluetooth Speaker in translucent red or blue for $129.95. Enter coupon code 30SPARK at checkout to bring your final price down to just $30 shipped. That’s the best price we’ve seen by $5. This speaker isn’t portable, but that’s not a problem for anyone looking to add big sound to a office, basement, or patio. The fabric power cable includes an inline control for Bluetooth pairing, volume, and more.

Check out our Bluetooth speaker roundup from yesterday for even more deals.
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Yamaha RX-V377 5.1-Channel 4K A/V Home Theater Receiver w/USB: $180 Shipped (Orig. $300)

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Amazon offers the Yamaha RX-V377 5.1-Channel 4K A/V Home Theater Receiver for $179.95 with free shipping. This receiver was featured by Amazon as its Bonus Gold Box Deal of the Day at the same price a little less than a week ago. It retails for $300 and typically sells for around $250. Also available via Newegg.

With a 4.5 out of 5 star rating from hundreds of reviewers, it has become the best selling product in Amazon’s Audio/Video Receivers & Amplifiers category. Features include:

  • 100 W x 5-channel output for powerful surround sound
  • Discrete amp configuration, HDMI with 4K Ultra HD pass-through for super high resolution images
  • Front panel USB digital connection for iPod and iPhone, YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker set up
  • Extra Bass enriches powerful bass sound even with small speakers, virtual Cinema Front provides virtual surround sound with five speakers in front
  • Multilingual color OSD for improved visibility, ECO mode operation for about 20 percentage less power consumption

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Aukey 3600mAh power bank + free Lightning cable $16 Prime shipped ($26 value), more

Aukey Direct via Amazon is offering the Aukey 3600mAh Portable Charger External Battery at it sale price of only $15.99 Prime shipped. However, if you also add to your cart the Aukey Lightning to USB Cable and enter the code: VC2R4TUR at checkout, you’ll see the price of the cable ($9.99) drop off your order. That’s a $10 savings off already low sale priced items.

The Aukey external battery can hold 1 full charge for most phones and tablets. So you get another 8 hours of talk time. It also received 4.7/5 stars and is the #1 new release item in its category at Amazon.

Check out these other products on sale from Aukey today:

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Big USB battery/flashlight combos: Omaker 15,600mAh: $25, Power Vault 18000mAh: $30 shipped

Two nice USB Battery/Flashlights are on sale today.

One of our favorites, Omaker’s Premium Dull Polish Finish 15600mAh Portable Charger/Flashlight in Blue or Orange is $29.99 Prime shipped. Coupon code 22NUA55F drops it to $24.99 Prime shipped, the lowest price we’ve seen for this large battery and flashlight combo that gets impressive 4.7/5 star reviews from Amazon’s customers.

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Also a big favorite the Power Vault 18,000mAh monster is on sale at specials.9to5otys.com for $29.99 shipped. It still has a Flashlight and two high powered USB ports but is a flatter profile in a sleek lightweight aluminum case.

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ADATA found an ingenious home for a microSD card on its new microReader

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MicroSD cards pack gigabytes of storage into a space about the size of your fingernail. That’s why it has become the go-to storage choice for most mobile devices. If your phone or computer doesn’t natively support microSD then you’ll need an adapter or USB reader.

ADATA’s microReader may be your new top choice when looking to access data on a microSD card, especially while on-the-go. Read more