Phone cables - best offers and proven sellers on AliExpress


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Please explain how to choose a good and durable charging cable for my smartphone on AliExpress. Thank you in advance!
asked Feb 6, 2017 in Goods and services by anonymous

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Cables for smartphones, tablets and other devices, in fact, are consumables. It’s convenient to have a few – at home, at work, in the car. The problem is that with a standard package you get only one piece. At this moment AliExpress comes to help you: there you can select and buy high-quality cables at a great price. But how to choose among a variety of offers? In this article I’m going to explain this.

Proven Micro USB cables on AliExpress

I recommend cables by Aukey company. They are relatively inexpensive, but high-quality and durable.

Proven Micro USB cables on AliExpress

Here, for example, you can find an interesting set of five cables with different length: 1 piece of 2 meter cables, 2 pcs of 1 meter cables and 2 pcs of 30 cm long cables. Available in black or white.

You can buy Aukey Micro USB cables from a trusted seller (the price for February 2017 is about $11 for 5 pieces).

Proven USB Type-C cables on AliExpress

To begin with, I’d like to say about a necessary thing - a small adapter from Micro USB to USB Type-C. It costs a little more than $1 and you can always carry one in your bag. Available in three color options.

adapter from Micro USB to USB Type-C

You can buy an adapter from Micro USB to USB Type-C at a trusted seller (the price for February 2017 is about $0.8).

If we consider the cable itself, there is a very good option - Ugreen USB Type-C cables. Available in 5 colors and 6 length options from 25 cm to 3 m.

Proven USB Type-C cables on AliExpress

You can buy a USB Type-C cable from a trusted seller (the price for February 2017 is from $2.4 to $4.4 depending on the length).

Proven Lightning cables on AliExpress

Cables for Apple devices are the most problematic. After all, they feature in-built electronic chips, by which your iPad or iPhone defines the cable manufacturer and “decide” whether it can be used for charging. For this reason, buying a cheap cable, you can face the fact that one day it will suddenly stop working (or would not work initially).

Proven Lightning cables on AliExpress

I prefer cables from Nohon company. They are not cheap, but have a number of advantages - aluminum connectors, braided wires, and charge indicator. Available in a variety of colors.

You can buy a Nohon cable from a trusted seller (the price for February 2017 is about $7).

Even at this price, these cables are much cheaper than the original, while their durability is much higher.

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answered Feb 6, 2017 by Expert Ryan (8,570 points)
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