All good things must come to an end – even our annual holiday accessory gift guide series. And today, we’re wrapping it up with 25 stocking stuffers $25 and under for any Apple fan.
If you missed our previous installments, take a look at all our choices in:
- 10 perfect accessory gift ideas for Mac owners
- AppAdvice’s ultimate accessory gift guide for women
- 8 perfect accessory gift ideas for Apple TV owners
- 10 perfect accessory gift ideas for iPad owners
- AppAdvice’s ultimate accessory gift guide for kids
- 11 perfect accessory gift ideas for iPhone owners
- 8 perfect accessory gift ideas for Apple Watch owners
- AppAdvice’s ultimate accessory gift guide for guys
An additional Lightning cable isn’t exactly a flashy gift, but it’s definitely a practical choice for any iPhone or iPad user. Charge Slim’s MFi-certified option is 6.6 feet long and features a reversible USB plug that will always be inserted correctly into a port. The cable itself is made with strong material, and the Lightning plug is slim and should fit into most cases. You can select from a black, blue, red, green, or white version.
The Bluelounge Rolio does double duty as it can keep your Lightning cable neatly managed. Paired with your USB wall adapter, the system can act as a wall dock. It’s only available in white.
Weighing a little more than an ounce and smaller than a pack of gum, the Kenu Stance is a portable tripod that mounts directly into an iPhone’s Lightning port. Compatible with all modern iPhones, it can place your handset in both landscape and portrait mode. It works with most slim cases. Thanks to the new Lightning cable adapter, you can use the Stance to charge your iPhone as well. And since it’s 5 o’clock somewhere, it even sports a built-in bottle opener.
With Touch Tonic, there’s no need to purchase a new pair of touchscreen friendly gloves for the winter season. The solution can be applied to both fabric and leather gloves. It’s completely washable and easy to apply with each application last anywhere from a few weeks to a couple of months.
To help fuel anyone’s selfie addiction, Harpurs Bluetooth Wireless Remote can be used to control the camera shutter on an iPhone or iPad up to 30 feet away. No app is needed. The replaceable coin cell battery can last anywhere from six month to a year before needing to be changed. An included wrist strap makes the remote easier to keep track of.
A rock-solid way to easily charge any iOS device in your vehicle, this AmazonBasics model features two USB ports that can charge at up to 2.0 amps each. An indicator light will let you know that it is ready to charge.
This fun gift blends the digital and analog world by providing a different way to take notes on your iPhone. The pad includes 80 sticky sheets of bleed-resistant paper. When removed, they won’t leave any sticky residue on your iPhone 6s/6 or iPhone 6s/6 Plus. The camera and flash are left uncovered so you can still capture photos.
A minimalist case option, Spigen’s Ultra Hybrid is made with a clear material to show off the iPhone’s design. Each corner offers special air cushion technology to protect from drops and impacts. The raised bezel also protects the screen from scratches and when placed face down.
Perfect for parents, Kinsa’s smart thermometer can take an accurate reading within 10 seconds. And using the companion iOS app, you can track temperature and symptoms for each family member. Since it plugs in directly to an iOS device’s headphone jack, no batteries are needed.
With a range of up to 150 feet, PebbleBee Honey is a great way to keep track of pretty much anything including your keys, wallet, and more. Using the companion app, you can search for the lost object by activating a loud ringtone and LED light on the tracker. The user replaceable battery can last for around a year. A Honey can even be used to act as a Bluetooth remote for your iPhone’s camera shutter.
The Tudia Klip is composed of two lightweight pieces that can snap onto both ends of a Lightning cable. The system should help prevent fraying or breaking where the cables are likely to be bent on a regular basis. After sliding the silicone bases on the cable, attach the white clip to lock it into place. You can select from a number of different colors.
A truly flexible Apple Watch stand, Fuse Chicken’s unique option can be placed into pretty much any shape or form needed. It can work with the Nightstand Mode in Watch OS 2.0. And with an included mount, the stand can even be used in your car.
A fun way to improve your iPhone photography, Photojojo’s Macro Cell Lens Band can fit on most any tablet or handset. It will provide an easy way to take interesting close-up shots and can be used with any photo app. Included is a card and protective sleeve for wallet storage.
Make your holiday merry and bright with this great Lightning cable from Think Geek. The Merry Charger can charge any standard iOS device that requires a Lightning plug. The cable is adorned with a number of festive LED lights.
Compatible with all MacBooks, the Prop Stand is an easy way to place your laptop in a more comfortable and ergonomic viewing angle.
After years of anticipation, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” finally arrives in theaters later this week. And you can take a bit of Star Wars with you in this awesome R2-D2 Portable Charger that can provide extra power to any device that is charged with a USB cable – including an iPhone or iPad.
There’s no need to shell out big money to give your Apple Watch a different look. JETech offers a number of different replacement sport bands for the wearable device starting at just a fraction of what Apple charges. There are a number of colors to select from including red, green, blue, and white. The bands also feature the same pin-and-tuck closure system as Apple’s official model.
While there are a huge number of cases available for any iPad Air 2, Macally’s inexpensive option provides complete protection for your tablet. The rear of the tablet is covered with a clear shell while the front is protected with a Smart Cover like case. Much like Apple’s version, it can be placed into a media viewing or typing angle when needed.
Toddy’s Wedge acts as a portable stand for any iPhone. And since it’s made from plush microfiber, it can also be used to clean your handset’s screen. You can pick from a huge number of different designs sure to please anyone.
Great for iOS device users of any age, think of the Cosmonaut Stylus as a digital dry erase marker instead of a true stylus. That makes it perfect for drawing or sketching on an iPhone or iPad. It is constructed with a rubber grip that is easy to hold. No special app is needed.
There’s no need to suffer with Apple’s uncomfortable EarPods. RHA’s MA200 earbuds are comfortable and sound great for the inexpensive price. There are three different sizes of earbuds included so you can find that perfect fit. The company also includes a carrying case for travel. Just like all of the RHA’s products, the MA200 is backed with a three-year warranty.
Designed to fit any MacBook model with a 13.3-inch screen, Case Logic’s sleeve is made with special impact absorbing foam. The slim design makes it perfect to carry in any bag or laptop. Your laptop can be added quickly and easily by just unzipping the top zipper. The black version of the sleeve is $8.09 while other colors cost a little more.
Another great idea from Amazon’s high-quality line of electronics, the speaker can connect to any iPhone or iPad up to 30 feet away. Along with playing music, you can also take handsfree phone calls with the built-in microphone. The battery can provide up to 10 hours of music before needing to be recharged.
If you really must jump head first into the selfie craze, Looq’s Selfie Stick can extend from a little more than 8 inches long all the way to 41.7 inches. The adjustable holder can fit all iPhone models, including the larger iPhone 6s/6 Plus. There’s no need for any battery or to connect via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Just press the button on the stick to take the shot. You can select from a blue or green version.
An inexpensive option to charge both an Apple Watch and iPhone, Orly’s DuoStand can juice up an iPhone either horizontally or vertically. The Apple Watch is also placed into a nice viewing position, but it isn’t compatible with Nightstand Mode.