Video: iPhone 11 Case Roundup

Video: iPhone 11 Case Roundup

It’s that time again! With every new iPhone released by Apple, the case manufacturers crank out new models to fit the shape of the redesigned phones. This year, the manufacturers had their production lines ready to go early, so we have a good roundup of the latest designsfrom Nomad, Vena, CaseMate and X-Doria/DefenseBrand. Sit back with your favorite beverage and check out these great cases for your iPhone 11, 11 Pro or 11 Pro Max.

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Nomad Base Station Apple Watch Edition is a classy and versatile wireless charging dock

Nomad Base Station Apple Watch Edition is a classy and versatile wireless charging dock

Nomad has just started shipping its new Base Station Apple Watch Edition (US$119.95), a Qi-compatible wireless charger that includes an integrated Apple Watch charger. We received one of the docks for review; let’s take a look.

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Nomad's Base Station Hub Edition: Perfect for those tired of waiting for Apple's AirPower

Nomad's Base Station Hub Edition: Perfect for those tired of waiting for Apple's AirPower

Apple really dropped the ball with the AirPower charging pad. After touting the wireless charging pad that could charge an iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods at the same time, they apparently ran into technical issues that made the device a 2018 no-show. Well, if you’re tired of waiting for Apple to get its act together, you can always check out Nomad’s new Base Station Hub Edition ($99.95), which will be shipping on October 1.

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Test-driving Apple Watch bands from Nomad and X-Doria

Test-driving Apple Watch bands from Nomad and X-Doria

If I didn't know any better, I'd guess it was summer in the northern hemisphere, since we're getting so many requests to review "sports bands" for the Apple Watch. 🤔 Today I'm taking a look at two more of these bands, both of which are designed for the sole purpose of keeping your Apple Watch (Series 1 or 2) comfortably attached to your wrist while you're engaging in athletic endeavors. The Nomad Sport Strap (US$49.95) and X-Doria Action Band (US$34.95) are both made of waterproof silicone, but use slightly different buckle designs.

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It's a wallet, it's a battery pack, it's MFi certified: It's the Nomad Wallet for iPhone

It's a wallet, it's a battery pack, it's MFi certified: It's the Nomad Wallet for iPhone

Here's a quick note for today. In between emails for NaNoWriMo specials on Scrivener and a press release for a new FDA-cleared lubricant that enhances fertility (yes, that has sooo much to do with Apple...), I saw something that caught my attention. The folks at Nomad are introducing a bifold men's wallet that has a 2400 mAh battery pack and MFi certified Lightning cable built into it. The Wallet for iPhone is available for pre-order now for $79.99 and will retail for $99.99 when it comes out on November 16. 

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