While the Apple Watch Series 5 is the most updated smartwatch, Apple and many other vendors are still selling older, discounted models. If you have an Apple watch, you can safeguard your precious timepiece, snag a stylish charger, or buy a new strap for special occasions. Here are the top 10 must-have Apple Watch Accessories that you should have to keep your asset safe and sound.
1. Simpeak Charging Stand
This charging stand from Simpeak keep your Apple Watch battery charged. It has four USB ports on the front for charging your iPad, iPhone, and other devices. Of course, it is not the most eye-catching dock around, but what it functions well. It supports the Apple Watch’s Nightstand mode, and it has a hollow design for storing Jewelry or tucking away your charging cables. It can be suitable for all Apple Watch series.
$30 FROM AMAZON
2. Teslyar Solid Wood Docking Station
Made out of solid ash wood with a smooth, polished finish, this wooden docking piece can hold your iPhone and Apple Watch, there’s space to charge your AirPods, too. You can remove the phone charger section, and charging cables pass through grooves in the base for easy cable management.
3. Helix Dock for Apple Watch
Apple watches are quite precise, compact, and sleek, except for that long-tailed charging cord. The Helix Dock features the magnetic charging cable and charger together in a single handy box that is compatible with all Watch models. Wrap the cable around the barrel, put the charger, and plug it in. You will find sufficient space to wrap Apple Watch’s 2-meter or 1-meter charging cable, and you can just balance your watch on top of it for charging right in the wall. You will find this unit in black, white, and transparent.
$20 FROM STANDZOUT $20 FROM AMAZON
4. Macally Apple Watch Stand
This is a robust bedside stand for charging and displaying your Apple Watch overnight. It has a rubber anti-slip grip that will keep your watch in place, and a weighted base ensures the stand doesn’t fall. With its brushed aluminum finish, this stand is easy to adjust, so you can always see your watch screen. This watch stand is available in white and black and is befitting for all series of Apple Watch.
5. Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Dock
Belkin’s Boost Up Wireless Charging dock offers a 5-watt magnetic charging system for your Apple Watch. It also features a 7.5-watt wireless charging pad which you can use for Apple phone. This is compatible with the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X, XR, XS Max, and XS, and also the latest Apple Watch Series 5. It is available in black or white and also has a 5-watt USB-A port, which is perfect for charging your power bank or AirPods. It supports the Apple Watch’s Nightstand mode, and you can easily use your watch while charging.
$125 FROM AMAZON $126 FROM BEST BUY
6. Aerb Bamboo Docking Station
This docking station is an attractive piece of bamboo with some well-placed grooves and hollows. It’s designed to work as a stand for both your Apple Watch and your iPhone. You’ll have to use your cables. There’s a special channel for the Apple Watch cable. The lightning cable just comes through a hole.
$11 FROM AMAZON
7. Elago W3 Stand
This is a clever Apple Watch stand designed to turn your watch into a tiny Macintosh computer from yesteryear. It can almost fit any size of Apple Watch, although Apple Watch 4 owners claim it is not a great fit, and you will need to slot your charging cable into place. This stand cushions your watch with a stand made from a flexible silicone material. It has a nightstand mode, and it looks great while also being practical. The design ensures your watch remains connected, even if it gets toppled in the night.
8. Spigen S350 Apple Watch Stand
From Spigen, this Watch Stand is as simple as they come. If you are looking for a very simple and elegant stand for your watch and nothing fancy, this is the stand you need. You simply have to snap the Apple Watch charger that comes in the box to the back of the stand, and you can position your watch in such a way that you can use Nightstand mode. This stand works well with Series 1, 2, 3, and 4, as well as the new Series 5.
9. Proper Apple Watch Stand
This stand is also great for the minimalist. This diminutive, aluminum stand might tick your boxes. It is available in silver and black or gold and navy color and has a slot to accommodate your charging cable. It features micro-suction adhesive on the bottom to stop it from sliding around. The fine curving design and the unobtrusive size allow it to mix in easily with any room, and it works with Nightstand mode.
$70 FROM PROPER
10. Griffin WatchStand
This is a great idea at a fairly attractive price. This stand has the cable with your Apple Watch and helps you to stick your watch at an easily viewable angle on the nightstand for recharging. You can wrap any extra wire within the body to hide it from view. The padded base prevents it from slipping, and there’s a little lip that allows you to prop your iPhone below the watch.
$30 FROM GRIFFIN
These are the top 10 Must-have Apple Watch Accessories that can aid your smartwatch for better maintenance and long life. Try to have as many as you can to keep your watch running and safe.