mophie juice pack air keeps your iPhone happy with wireless and Lightning charging

mophie juice pack air keeps your iPhone happy with wireless and Lightning charging

mophie’s juice pack air ($99.95) has been a longtime best-seller for people looking for a way to keep their iPhone charged while not adding a lot of weight. The latest version of the juice pack air has been redesigned to allow wireless charging of the battery pack and iPhone, but still allows Lightning pass-through when necessary. Today I’m taking a look at the mophie juice pack air for iPhone Xs Max.

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Mophie Juice Pack Access for iPhone XS Max: Plenty of power and wireless charging

Mophie Juice Pack Access for iPhone XS Max: Plenty of power and wireless charging

Since the first Mophie iPhone case came out years ago, I’ve been a fan. The company was the first to figure out how to put a battery pack into an iPhone case to provide extra power while protecting the phone. The latest from Mophie, the $99.95 Mophie Juice Pack Access for iPhone XS Max, continues the legacy of power and protection. However, many users are finding that they can’t charge the case and are giving it poor ratings — in this review, we tell you how to get the Juice Pack Access to work properly, something Mophie needs to communicate to its customers.

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Apple’s iPhone Xr was the best-selling smartphone in January

Apple’s iPhone Xr was the best-selling smartphone in January

Smartphone sell-through in the US market fell 2.7% year-on-year (YoY) in January 2019 to 13.7 million units, according to the latest research from Counterpoint's Market Pulse program. This is the 14th consecutive month of YoY decline in sales and the second successive year when sales were down on a YoY basis in January. 

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mophie releases juice pack access battery cases for the latest iPhones

mophie releases juice pack access battery cases for the latest iPhones

mophie has released a new juice pack access battery case made to protect and wirelessly charge Apple’s latest smartphones. The juice pack access provides a impact protection for the iPhone Xs Max, Xs/X, and XR and features extra battery, wireless charging and full access to the iPhone Lightning port.

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The Xr is the biggest selling iPhone model in the U.S.

The Xr is the biggest selling iPhone model in the U.S.

Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) has released analysis of the results from its research on Apple for the fiscal quarter that ended Dec. 29, 2018. The research group found that the iPhone Xs and Xs Max models combined accounted for 26% of U.S. iPhone sales in Apple’s first fiscal quarter. The iPhone Xr, though not released until Oct. 26, 2018, accounted for 39% of sales for the entire quarter.

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mophie’s first USB-C PD chargers are excellent (and pricey)

mophie’s first USB-C PD chargers are excellent (and pricey)

mophie has embraced the USB-C PD spec for fast charging with its new powerstation PD and powerstation PD XL, two universal batteries designed to charge popular smartphones at the fastest speed possible. The former ($59.95) proves 6,700mAh of juice, while the second ($79.95) serves up 10,050 of battery power. 

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HitCase’s SPLASH has just about everything I look for in an iPhone case

HitCase’s SPLASH has just about everything I look for in an iPhone case

HitCase’s $69.99 SPLASH has just about everything I’m looking for in an iPhone case. My only issue — and it’s not really HitCase’s fault — is that the SPLASH is adds a smidge too much width to the Apple smartphone (in my case, an iPhone Xs Max) to allow it to slip into smartphone holsters, which I like to use.

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