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
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
Doesn't Work With Case!
Useless waste of $40, doesn't work even with apples own $100 leather iPhone 5s cases! Apple I thought you were proud of your atten Useless waste of $40, doesn't work even with apples own $100 leather iPhone 5s cases! Apple I thought you were proud of your attention to detail. …
- Written by Xavier D from Melbourne
I don't know what everyone is talking about... This thing has made it so much easier to continue to use my 1000 apple chargers I h I don't know what everyone is talking about... This thing has made it so much easier to continue to use my 1000 apple chargers I have around the house. I have never had a problem with it fitting my iphone 5s with a case on. I have had a slim case and otterbox defender on my phone... Fits no problem. I hAve used this little thing with my ihome kitchen dock and my alarm clock dock (can't remember the brand) NO PROBLEM. I love this thing. It lets me keep using my old docks and chargers. Great product apple! …
- Written by Sara F from Tatamagouche
1 of 5 people found this useful
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