This adaptor lets you connect devices with a Lightning connector to many of your 30-pin accessories.* Supports analogue audio output, USB audio, as well as syncing and charging. Video output not supported.
What's in the Box?
- Apple Lightning to 30-pin Adaptor
Ratings & Reviews
Get the cord adaptor instead.
I ordered 2 of these adaptors. BIG PROBLEM: they do not connect to your Iphone 5 if you have a case. (I have the speck case). Si I ordered 2 of these adaptors. BIG PROBLEM: they do not connect to your Iphone 5 if you have a case. (I have the speck case). Since EVERYONE has a case, I am confused as to why Apple would make this product, or not even warn you that it does not plug in when a case is on your phone. The cord adaptor is a bit more expensive, but at least you won't ruin your case by having to continually put it on and off to use the adaptor. …
- Written by Ryan C from Wexford
4409 of 5132 people found this useful
Will not work if your iPhone 5 has any kind of cover
The length of the lightning adapter is too short if you have any kind of cover with your iPhone 5. I have an Apple-like bumper cov The length of the lightning adapter is too short if you have any kind of cover with your iPhone 5. I have an Apple-like bumper cover (similar to iPhone 4/4S) and the metal contact on the adapter is WAY TOO short. I suggest getting the Lighting to 30-pin Adapter Cable instead. The cable has a thin longer Lightning connection that will work with most iPhone 5 covers. …
- Written by Benjamin N from Long Beach
2824 of 3326 people found this useful
Useful but expensive
It seems to be a useful adapter to have, but for it to cost £25.00? Seems a bit of a rip off to me...
- Written by Toby G from Cranleigh
1643 of 1841 people found this useful
I was really disappointed with the use cases for this adapter. Pretty much just for syncing. I tried to use it with my video/proje I was really disappointed with the use cases for this adapter. Pretty much just for syncing. I tried to use it with my video/projector 30 pin cable for a keynote presentation (no audio or video). So very limited. The real clincher was when I connected it to my iPad Air a warning came up "This accessory not compatible" - their own product was rejected by their own product - therein lies the answer. …
- Written by BETH T from New York
a loss of money
i bought it to make use of my old cables with my new iphone 5 , 4th generation ipad , but it doens't work at all
- Written by Mohammed K from Alexandria
Why cant apple fix this problem? I have all accesories from apple, and it still won't work.
Waste of money
- Written by Henning R from Stavanger
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
will this adaptor charge your phone whilst on a bose docking station
- Asked by Mark P
- 12 21, 13
Yes. I have the Bose dock and it works with my iPhone 5S.
- Answered by Krito A from Sydney
- 12 28, 13
Will this adapter work with 30 pin to VGA cable?
- Asked by Tony C from Oreana
- 02 22, 14
The cable does not support video output.
- Answered by Thomas C
- 02 24, 14
Will this Lightning to 30 Pin adapter work with the old iPad Camera Connection Kit?
- Asked by Nick C
- 11 5, 12
Yes. Verified with my 4th Gen iPad
- Answered by Keith M from Sydney
- 11 12, 12
will this work with photo cube or iconvert scanner to convert to regular ipad size connection
- Asked by Laurie M from Lakeland
- 01 8, 13
Why can't we plug in the actual 30-Pin Connector into the Lightning Connector?
- Asked by John P from Sandia Park
- 05 5, 13
- Asked about: iPod