Last Updated: 22 May 2019

Anker USB C to Lightning Cable 3ft Apple MFi Certified Powerline II for iPhone X XS XR XS Max 8 8 Plus Supports Power Delivery for Use with Type C Chargers

Last Updated: 22 May 2019
8.6
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
144
Old Reviews
0
Unverified
12
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USB
3
NUMBER OF USB PORTS

Review Summary - 132 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Charging
 77
usb c, cable, fast charging, charges, pd
+91%
-9%
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" ...  I've been using this with an iClevef 30w PD Charger and it works fanastic! ... Charges my iPhone X super fast! ... This cable has fantastic build quality, is blessed by Apple, and works with PD Fast Chargers on supported iPhones. ... I can confirm fast charging does indeed work with a USB-C Extension cable plugged into this!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this cable to fast charge my kids iPhone Xr's. ... This cable plus the Anker USB C 18W Power Delivery Charger, really works and is cheaper than what Apple sells. ... You can hear it beep twice indicating Fast Charge when plugged into iPhone 8 or above.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great to charge my IPhone XR.  ...  "
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" ...  I am a fan of all Anker cables and chargers, so I was very excited when the Anker USB C to Lightning Cable became available. ... I use this cable primarily to take advantage of Power Delivery charging on my iPad Pro, occasionally on my iPhone X.  ...  "
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" ...  Soon as Anker comes out with a 6ft version, I'm all over that bad boy!  ...  "
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" ...  The cable definitely fast charges devices with fast charging capability.  ...  "
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" ...  This cable works with the Anker charger I have, but not with the fast charging capable charger I was using.  ...  "
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" ...  Very noticeable difference with maker PD30 and especially my PD60 charger. ... Anker really does make awesome stuff.  ...  "
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Cables
 74
apple, anker, usb c, lightning cable, c to lightning
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Best alternative to the Apple branded usb-c Lightning cable.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish it was a few dollars less but it's a good start, hopefully we'll see PD cables come down soon.  ...  "
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" ...  As always, Anker makes the best cords available and there's nothing wrong with the cord at all, it just doesn't seem to fast charge my iphone X.  ...  "
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" ...  Faster charge than cable provided with phone.  ...  "
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" ...  EDIT: The cable I gave to my husband had problems. ... Hopefully the new cable will work better  ...  "
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" ...  Cheaper than Apple's first party cable but more durable. ... Would recommend to anyone looking for a new cable.  ...  "
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" ...  Test 1: I connected a standard USB to Lightning cable. ... Test 2: I connected the NEW Anker USB-C to Lightning cable.  ...  "
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" ...  I tested this cable with apple 30W charger and a power bank that gives 45W output and I can say that it works very well with both chargers. ... The quality of the cable is excellent.  ...  "
Ports
 33
apple, cable, c to lightning, lightning cable, anker
+88%
-12%
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" ...  I would recommend this cable for anybody needing to connect their iPhone to a Macbook or other Apple device.  ...  "
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" ...  Unlike several USB-C to Lightning alternatives to the expensive Apple cable, this one actually fast charges reliably. ... USB-C PD works as well (as far as I can tell, I ordered a USB-C volt/amp meter but it hasn't arrived) as the genuine apple cable.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a review of Anker USB C to Lightning Cable [3ft Apple MFi Certified] ... I'm finally able to fast charge my iPhoneXR by using this cable with a Satechi 75W Dual Type-C PD Travel Charger Adapter.  ...  "
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" ...  I've used the Apple USB-C -> Lightning daily for the last few years.  ...  "
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" ...  Far much more faster than my USB to Lighting cable. ... This is now my go to cable for my phone and I'm getting a type -c wall plug to go carry with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Much better than Apple's usb-c cable.  ...  "
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" ...  Very high quality, happy to finally have another alternative for USB-C to Lightning connection. ... I've been more than pleased with this, just can't wait for PowerLine+ as I love the braided cables Anker makes!  ...  "
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" ...  I can confirm fast charging does indeed work with a USB-C Extension cable plugged into this!  ...  "
Build Quality
 29
cable, apple, cables, thicker, quality
+90%
-10%
comment
" ...  Love the thickness and extra protection on the ends, this design choice I hope will make the cable last much longer than the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Great Cable seems very durable  ...  "
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" ...  + Both USB C and Lightning plugs feel solid and 'snap' in nicely ... + Feels very solidly built  ...  "
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" ...  Have a good construct quality  ...  "
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" ...  This cable is solid and feels very durable and well made.  ...  "
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" ...  I think the built quality is far better than Apple’s.  ...  "
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" ...  It seems higher quality and more durable than Apple’s version.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked that it feels very expensive and durable  ...  "
Product Reliability
 5
products, working, usb c, lightning, cable
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I’m a fan of Anker products.  ...  "
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" ...  If it does get damaged, anker will replace it no questions asked.  ...  "
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" ...  I have purchased Anker products for both myself as well as others over the years.  ...  "
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" ...  I've used the Apple USB-C -> Lightning daily for the last few years.  ...  "
Price
 5
worth, went, 99
+100%
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" ...  Worth the money!  ...  "
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" ...  However, I would like to see the price drop a bit more. ... I paid $15.99 and just noticed the price went up to $17.99 after it went back in stock.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 5
usb, phone, cable, would, working
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  Now I can have my USB with over 2,000 songs and Apple Car play working at the same time.  ...  "
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" ...  When Apple announced hardware supporting USB-C, I was excited.  ...  "
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" ...  I would recommend this cable for anybody needing to connect their iPhone to a Macbook or other Apple device.  ...  "
Size
 4
small, perfect, however, durable
+100%
comment
" ...  Small products come in small boxes that are easy to open, and bio-degradable.  ...  "
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" ...  I love how durable it is, and that I can carry it in my pocket with confidence knowing it can survive a lot.  ...  "
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" ...  Shorter length great for travel.  ...  "
Fit
 4
velcro, seal, ends
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  We are happy with the value, fit and finish of Anker products  ...  "
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" ...  Both ends fit securely into the corresponding ports that I have, and the Velcro strap on it is perfected travel with no tangling.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice and hefty, fits in the protective case well.  ...  "
Battery Life
 4
later, test, level, charged, 90
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  I usually charge when I hit the red, 20% left, and its either full or very close in about an hour.  ...  "
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" ...  My pixel 2 XL charges about 25 percent or more in 10 minutes .  ...  "
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" ...  My battery level was already at 90% when I started this test. ... The battery level was still at 90%. ... I went to brush my teeth, get ready for some meetings and when I came back about 30 minutes later, my battery was near 80% charged.  ...  "
Software Platform
 3
one, cable
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  However, the premium price point Apple set put me right off.  ...  "
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" ...  + Performs the same functions as the Apple version for a fraction of the cost  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
USB:  Yes 
Number of USB ports:  3