A 9-pin bi-directional connector that replaces the older 30 pin dock connector.

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Lightning Cable in Washing Machine

I accidentally put a USB to Lightning cable in the washer and dryer. The cable is mostly ok, but the plastic at the lightning end got a little warped. Am I risking anything by trying to connect a ...
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Will the retina iPad Mini charge with non-certified cables?

I just bought a retina iPad Mini. Tried 3 different cheap lightning cables, none will charge it. Tried with 12W and 5W USB chargers. It will only charge with the Apple cable that came with it. But ...
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Apple Lightning to Micro USB

I am in the process of wiring up some iPad carts but they bought keyboards for the iPads that need to be charged by Micro USB. The cart is already wired for Apple's Lightning and was wondering, is ...
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Audio from Lightning dock?

Is Apple the only company that makes an iPhone dock with an audio out jack (3.5mm) that gets the audio straight from the Lightning port... as opposed to a separate audio plug? See example below: ...
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Apple Pay Peripheral

I use an iPhone 5S, as I was unable to wait until the 6 came out (my screen was destroyed on my old phone). Is there any peripheral which allows me to use Apple Pay on my phone?
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Multitasking on iPhone 5s while HDMI displays something else?

How can I keep HDMI playing movies while using other apps on my handset? I initially thought that the adapter merely mirrored pixel-for-pixel, but during movie playback it is possible to reveal the ...
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Convert iPhone 4 30-pin connector to iPhone 5 Lightning connector

I need a 30-pin (iPhone 4) to Lightning (iPhone 5) with a long cable (1m) between the 2 ends. Does such thing exist?
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How to drawn power from a lightning connector?

I'm working on an iPhone accessory that needs to grab power from a lightning connector. Something like the lightning-to-USB cable, but I'd like to do that on a DIY way :) The problem is that, ...
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Apple Lightning connector receptacle

I would like to design my own Apple power case which will have a male Lightning port for supplying extra power and a female Lightning receptacle for charging the battery much like the design show ...
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How do you clean a Lightning port?

I've got an iPhone 6+ that's started to develop difficulties charging, meaning that the cable has to be seated just right or else it won't charge or connect to the computer. A quick look with a ...
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Connecting iPad2 to composite av cable

Is there anyway that I can connect my iPad2 device which has micro usb(lightning) port to a TV using AV cable? Is there a way? I bought (imported from US to India) a cable from Amazon which I thought ...
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Does a Lightning Extension Cable ( Male to Female Lighting) Need MFI Certification?

Seems to me that it should just be extending the pins of the male to the female, but I've read that the devices look for a short on plug insertion to detect a new device. Is it therefore necessary to ...
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What wattage of passthrough charging does the Lighting port enable for MFi devices?

I understand that with the "Made For iPhone" (MFi) program, you can do passthrough charging/powering. What wattage does this support?
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Is there a DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) in the iPhone Lightning Dock?

I'm wondering if there's a DAC in the dock because the first sound loudness level is noticeable higher than the first level from iPhone 6+ when the iPhone is mount on the dock. I suppose if there's a ...
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can I splice power for a iPhone 5s into a lightning cable?

Algebra! yay! DJ + iPhone 5S + DJ Controller with 30-Pin (hardwired) + Apple 30-Pin to Lightning Adaper = A bumpin' party minus enough power to keep the controller running and connected to the phone ...
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Options for connecting MHL AV receiver to iPhone

I have a Pioneer receiver at the heart of my entertainment system. One of the HDMI ports is MHL, which I understand means the receiver feeds power, and provides control signals to control the ...
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A/V (composite) input adapter for lightning connector

I have an A/V analog video source that I would like to view on the iPad screen(With help of a specialized app that presumably exists for the longed-for adapter). I'm using a portable TV set for that ...
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Do generic brand Lightning-to-30-pin adapters work for charging, music and syncing?

I'm hesitant to fork over €29 to continue using my existing iPod sound dock with a 5th gen Touch. I've found some generic brand Lightning-to-30-pin adapters on Amazon and eBay at much lower prices, ...