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Even More Back to School Accessories for Your Apple Devices

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That time of year is here as students of all ages are starting to head back to school. And to make sure you’re ready for class, we’re highlighting some great accessories for all of your Apple products.

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This Reasonably Priced Backpack Can Hold up to a 15-inch MacBook and More

While Speck is more well-known for its iPhone and iPad cases, the company also offers some great gadget bags perfect for students or anyone else who needs to haul around their technology and more. The Ruck’s rear padded sleeve can hold up to a 15-inch Macbook and other material like books. And the other padded slot is perfect for an iPad or smaller tablet.

The Ruck Backpack
The Ruck Backpack
  • Special AirMesh handles make the backpack comfortable to carry.
  • Backed by a three-year warranty.
  • The durable polyester exterior is designed to stand up to everyday wear and tear.
$49.95
available
on Speck
* price at time of publishing was $49.95

A Futureproof Charger

Featuring both a regular USB and USB-C port, the Nifty Mobile Charger can juice up pretty much any device you can imagine, even the new MacBook Pro. The 6,800 mAH cell can charge an iPhone 7 Plus more than twice. Weighing just 5.5 ounces, buyers can select from three different color combinations. When ready to charge something, there's no need to push any buttons, just give the Nifty a shake.

Nifty Mobile Charger
Nifty Mobile Charger
  • Provides both a USB and USB-C charging port.
  • Comes with a travel pouch, micro-USB cable, and USB-C cable.
  • No buttons on the battery. Just shake it to check capacity remaining and charge devices.
$79.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $79.99

This Lost Item Tracker System Will Show You Exactly Where Something is Located Using Augmented Reality

Let's face, just when you need an important item like your keys, backpack, or something else, it always seems to go missing. But the Pixie system wants to make that situation much easier to handle. Instead of other Bluetooth trackers that require you to listen for a beep, Pixie will "show" you exactly where the lost item is using augmented reality and will even guide you with walking directions. With a special app, a Pixie can even be used to track luggage as its comes around a carousel at the airport.

Pixie Lost Item Tracker
Pixie Lost Item Tracker
  • The compatible iPhone case is included.
  • You can "see" the location of your item using the companion app and augmented reality.
  • Water resistant and can be completely submerged in three feet of water for up to 30 minutes.
$89.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $89.99

An Inexpensive Way to Add Storage to Your iPhone or iPad

SanDisk's iXpand Flash Drive has a USB 3.0 port and a standard Lightning port built right into opposite ends of the stick. It essentially allows you to pull up to 256GB of media from your iOS device and then, whenever you please, put it on a traditional computer via the USB 3.0 port. You can also use it to transfer media to your iPhone or iPad.

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive
  • Transfer photos/music/movies to and from your computer at up to 80 MB/s.
  • Perfect to free up additional storage on your iPhone or iPad.
$59.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $59.99

Turn Any iPhone into a Portable Polaroid With a Fun Augmented Reality Twist

The small and lightweight Prynt Pocket allows any modern iPhone users to quickly and easily print out near-instant photos taken with their smartphone camera. Just insert any iPhone into the built-in Lightning slot, open up the companion app and print. Each 2x3-inch print can even be used as a sticker.

Prynt Pocket
Prynt Pocket
  • The printing process doesn't require any ink and take a little less than 30 seconds for each photo.
  • Available in a wide variety of different colors.
  • Use the companion app to view a special AR video that can be included with each print.
$149.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $149.99

A Rugged and Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Packs a Punch

Perfect for pretty much any situation, the rugged Ecoxgear EcoSlate packs two 10W speakers and dual passive subwoofers for great sound. And that's far from all. Along with a built-in flashlight, the waterproof speaker can even be used as a power bank to charge other devices. So it's a perfect companion in your dorm room or just out and about.

Ecoxgear EcoSlate
Ecoxgear EcoSlate
  • Can stream music up to 100 feet away from your iPhone or iPad.
  • Provides up to 12 hours of music playback on a single charge.
  • Features a built-in flashlight.
$92.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $92.99

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.

Nomad Sport Strap for Apple Watch
Nomad Sport Strap for Apple Watch
  • Available in black/gray and black/volt for the 42mm Apple Watch.
  • Made with durable LSR silicone that is waterproof and hypoallergenic.
$49.95
available
on Nomad
* price at time of publishing was $49.95

A Beautiful, Portable Active Lens Set for iPhone

The Olloclip Active Lens Set empowers your adventurous side with premium multi-element telephoto and ultra-wide lenses. The complete system, loaded with a 2x optical zoom and “action camera” field-of-view, makes it easy to shoot farther and wider than ever before possible with your iPhone’s built-in camera.

Olloclip Active Lens Set
Olloclip Active Lens System
Olloclip Active Lens Set
  • Premium multi-element coated glass optics.
  • Easy-to-use system attaches and aligns instantly with no extra parts needed.
  • Connect™ interchangeable lens system to create the perfect lens pairing.
  • Works with all camera apps and is even great for video, time-lapse, panoramas and 360-degree VR photos.
$119.00
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $119.00

A Smart Car Finder and USB Device Charger

Nonda does double duty as both a smart car finder and USB car charger. It charges up your mobile devices at their max speed and finds your car with the companion iOS app. Say goodbye to time-consuming searches for your car at the mall, stadium, outdoor event or a busy neighborhood. It comes with a one-year warranty.

Nonda
Nonda
  • 4.8A / 24w car charger with 2 reversible USB charging ports.
  • Use the app to find where you parked your car.
  • Actively monitors your car's battery and notifies you when the battery is underperforming.
  • Remembers your drives and generates your mileage log basic.
$13.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $13.99

These Active Noise Canceling Headphones are Perfect for On the Go

Active noise canceling headphones don’t have to weigh you down. The AKG N60NC wireless on-ear headphones provide a sound that’s deep in bass and rich on the mid range. A button on the ear cup provides quick access to music playback controls. And when done, they can fold up for easy storage.

  • Built-in battery provides up to 15 hours of music playback.
  • Made for travel with a flat-foldable design and accessories including an airline adapter, tangle-free fabric cable, and carrying case.
$234.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $234.99

A Case That Combines Style and Functionality

A beautiful and handmade folio option, the DODOCase offer complete protection for an iPad. The case can place your tablet into a number of different viewing angles. When on-the-go, an elastic band will help keep the case closed.

  • An elastic loop can hold the Apple Pencil or another stylus.
  • For an additional fee, you can add a gold-stamped monogram to the case that adds a touch of class.
$69.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $69.95

This Go Anywhere Hard Drive Can Provide Massive Amounts of Storage On-the-Go

The WD Passport Wireless Pro is a hard drive for any device in your arsenal including a Mac, PC, or iOS device. The wireless hard drive is powered by a battery that can last for up to 10 hours on a single charge. It can also be used as a power bank for other USB devices. While offering USB 3.0 compatibility, users can even insert a SD card to quickly offload other files. It can also be used as a Plex media server.

WD My Passport Wireless Pro
WD My Passport Wireless Pro
  • Built-in battery can last for up to 10 hours before needing to be recharged.
  • Works with Mac and PC files out of the box.
  • Can be accessed on an iPhone or iPad via the My Cloud app.
$171.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $171.99

This iPhone 7 Plus Case Features Front and Rear LEDs

The LuMee Duo case can light up virtually any situation. Designed by a photographer, the case sports LED lights on both the front and rear to provide a warm, natural light to any situation. The lights can be recharged with the included micro-USB cable. A built-in dimmer switch can also adjust the brightness of the front or rear lights.

LuMee Duo Case
LuMee Duo Case
  • The front and rear facing lights are flicker free.
  • The case is designed to help protect the handset from drops and more.
  • Available in a number of different colors including black, gold, and rose gold.
$69.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $69.95

This Rugged Case Won't Weigh Your MacBook Down

The unique styling of the UAG Ice Case will help your MacBook stand out in a crowd. Sporting armor shell and impact resistant bumpers, the case meets military drop test standards and should help protect your laptop while on the go. A dual-lock and secure screen closure will make sure a MacBook doesn’t open accidentally in your bag or elsewhere.

Urban Armor Gear Ice Case
Urban Armor Gear Ice Case
  • Dual-lock screen closure will ensure the laptop won't open in your bag.
  • Meets military-grade drop test standards.
  • Available for a number of other MacBook models as well.
$79.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $79.95