While everyone is going crazy for the iPhone X, let’s not forget about the Apple Watch. The new Series 3 model has added LTE capability to the mix and continues to make the Apple Watch the best wearable device on the market. And here are some great Apple Watch accessories you don’t want to miss.
This Charger Can Power Up Your Apple Watch and iPhone
Twelve South's HiRise Duet make it easy to charge both your Apple Watch and iPhone simultaneously at the same place. The top of the well-designed dock features an integrated Lightning plug that can adjust to fit most slimmer cases and sleeves. Either a 38 or 42mm Apple Watch rests on a soft leather pad.
- Includes Lightning connector and Apple Watch charging disc.
- Places your Apple Watch in Nightstand Mode.
Ready for Absolutely Anywhere
While the Series 3 and Series 2 Apple Watch models are water resistant up to 50 meters, the Catalyst case takes that to a new level. Along with protecting against drops of 2 meters, the case can also fend off water in up to 100 meters under. You'll have full functionality even with the case.
- Provides quick and easy access to all buttons and features.
- Also available for the 38mm Apple Watch.
This Strap is a Great Alternative to Apple's own Sport Band
If you’re looking for an alternative to Apple’s Sport Band for a 42mm Apple Watch, take a look at Nomad’s Sport Strap. Made with durable, comfortable, and hypoallergenic silicone, the strap face spans the entire width of the watch for an awesome look. While the fit is similar to the Apple’s option, it definitely provides a unique look and should definitely stand the test of time.
- Available in black/gray and black/volt for the 42mm Apple Watch.
- Made with durable LSR silicone that is waterproof and hypoallergenic.
This Case Can Hold an Apple Watch and a Number of Other Accessories
Made with high-quality leather, the aptly named Time Travel Case from Waterfield Designs can hold your Apple Watch and a lot more while on the go. Two smaller pockets in the case are made for a charger and other accessories. A longer pocket can fit bands or the watch itself. A main pocket can fit an iPhone or Bluetooth headphones.
- Buyers can select from a brown or black leather version.
- Designed to fit an Apple Watch and other accessories.
The Best Performing Truly Wireless Headphones On The Market
Apple hopes to reinvent music listening by introducing the truly wireless AirPods. They automatically turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad, or Mac. Audio automatically plays as soon as you put them in your ears and pauses when you take them out. They're the perfect companion for rocking out with an Apple Watch.
- Custom Apple W1 chip.
- Use of optical sensors and a motion accelerometer.
- 5 hours of listening time on one charge.
Make Your Apple Watch Even More Stylish
First introduced through a successful Kickstarter campaign, JUUK’s Apple Watch bracelet bands are available in two styles: Revo and Locarno. The former is sporty and functional, while the latter is slightly more sophisticated. All are made of 316L stainless steel.
- Available in multiple styles and price points.
- Inventory changes often so you can also find something new.
- These will last for many years, even when your Apple Watch itself is replaced by a newer model.
A High-Performance Apple Watch Charging Cable
If you’re looking for an Apple Watch charging cable that can withstand the test of time, take a look at Belkin's Mixit Duratek Apple Watch Charging Cable. Both Kevlar fibers and abrasion-resistant nylon reinforce the cable at the stress points that are usually the first to fail. The 4-foot long cable features an aluminum casing to protect the charging module.
- Backed by a 5-year warranty.
- Available in both black and rose gold.
An Apple Watch Charger that Fits on Your Keychain
The Griffin Travel Power Bank for the Apple Watch is a great way to charge up your watch while on the go. Even though it's small enough to fit on a keychain, it can provide up to 2.5 full charges. The Apple Watch charging disc in built-in, so there's no need to carry any other cables. An LED light will inform you of the charging status.
- Provides up to 2.5 full charges of an Apple Watch with a 1,050 mAH battery.
- Built-in keychain ring.
A Comfortable and Well-Made Band Designed for the Gym and Anywhere Else
It's hard to go wrong with the Belkin Sport Band for Apple Watch. Compatible with all versions and sizes and the wearable device, it's made with a soft and comfortable material that feels great on the wrist. A special wave design helps airflow over your wrist, and a double-locking buckle will make sure the watch will stay on no matter what.
- Available in a number of different colors for both the 38mm and 42mm Apple Watch.
- Wave design allows air to flow through the band during workouts.
- A dual-locking buckle helps the band stay on even during the most strenuous activity.
The Coolest Vintage Apple Watch Charging Stand Around
Charging your Apple Watch is not something you often consider to be cool or interesting, but this charging stand from Elago does exactly that. Available in black or the original beige color, this charging stand transforms your ordinary looking Apple Watch into the 1984 Mac that brought the graphical user interface (GUI) to the masses. If you're a computer nerd, this is a must-have.
- View your Apple Watch display through a blast from the past.
- Made from scratch-free silicone to prevent damage.
- Works with all Apple Watch models and sizes.
A Beautiful Handmade Apple Watch Strap
Pad & Quill’s Field Strap for Apple Watch brings together two tough materials, leather and cordura. Buyers can select from two different colors options - black cordura with brown leather and gray cordura and black leather. You can also select from nickel and black lugs and buckles to better match your watch.
- Designed for all models of the 42mm Apple Watch.
- Made by hand and each strap features the craftsman's initials.
One of the Best Sounding Small Speakers on the Market
The smallest member of the UE Boom line, the Wonderboom doesn't skimp on features or sound quality. Perfect for anyone looking for an inexpensive and portable way to rock out on the go or around the house, the speaker can be clipped onto a bag or purse using its built-in bungee loop.
- Weighs just 15 ounces.
- IPX7 rated and can be submersed in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes.
- Doesn't distort sound at higher volumes unlike other smaller Bluetooth speakers.
- More than one can be paired together to turn the volume to 11.