written by: Stephanie M. Lucas•edited by: Simon Hill•updated: 5/18/2011
Looking for the best iPhone accessories? Check out this list of 10 iPhone accessories rated best in quality.
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10 iPhone Accesories Rated Best in Quality
Finding accessories for iPhone isn't hard, there are tons out there. Finding iPhone accessories rated best in quality isn't as easy. Don't waste money on less than stellar iPhone accessories. Check out this list of the 10 best iPhone accessories, all chosen for their quality.
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1. OtterBox Defender Series iPhone Case
OtterBox Defender Series iPhone cases are about as indestructable as you can get for a phone case. Three layers of protection save your iPhone from bumps, falls and dust. The OtterBox Defender Series cases are such high quality that YouTube videos show people dropping their iPhones from extreme heights to test the case. In each extreme test video I've seen, there is never any damage to the device or the case. An OtterBox Defender Series iPhone case is $49.95, worth every penny.
invisibleSHIELD is more than just your ordinary screen protector. ZAGG engineered a patented material that is extremely scratch resistant, able to stand up against a key repeatedly scratching the surface. invisibleSHIELD can be purchased for the front screen for $14.99 or to cover the entire phone (front, back and sides) for $24.99. Each invisibleSHIELD is designed specifically for the model of phone, ensuring a perfect fit. A lifetime replacement warranty is offered for the life of your device, but you won't need it.
Talking on the go is much easier with a Bluetooth headset. Plantronics offers top of the line Bluetooth technology. Offering dual-microphone noise cancelling technology, Voyager Pro is a perfect choice of headset. Clear sound and a comfortable fit make Voyager Pro worth the $99.99 price tage.
Some people need a better fit and sound quality from their in-ear headphones. The standard in-ear headphones that come with the iPhone aren't top of the line. Bose In-Ear Headphones offer superior sound and a stable fit. Three sizes are available for the ear tip, ensuring the perfect fit for almost everyone. A protective carrying case is also provided to protect your Bose headphones.
Nike + iPod Sport Kit works with iPhone to transform your phone into a personal trainer. Using a wireless motion sensor, Nike + iPod Sport Kit records the length of your workout, distance traveled and calories burned. The information can by synced from your phone to your computer to review performance history and goal setting.
SportShell Convertible is an armband carrier for iPhone that converts into a belt clip or slim shell. This 3-in-1 case is a perfect for workout enthusiasts and runners. The comfortable armband keeps moisture away from your phone.
This Philips Speaker Dock is affordable, has great sound and is great for traveling with. The speaker dock features a built-in rechargeable battery, giving you the flexibility to listen to your favorite music from anywhere.
Game Grip turns your iPhone into a gaming controller. Game Grip is sold by MARWARE for $39.99-$44.99. This iPhone accessory is rated highly by gamers. Since iOS 4 will have a new gaming platform for iPhone users, Game Grip is a good investment if you like to play games on your phone.
Everyone wants the ability to charge their phone on the go. Griffin PowerJolt Car Charger for iPhone allows you to charge your iPhone in the car. With it's low-profile design, it easily fits into any cigarette lighter or 12V accessory socket.