15 Best iPhone SE Accessories You Should Get

Last Updated: April 10, 2016

With the recent launch of the iPhone SE, Apple has gone back to the compact smartphone form factor that still remains its best. And even though the iPhone SE looks exactly like the iPhone 5/5S, it’s much more powerful, packing in the same latest hardware that drives its bigger siblings, the iPhone 6S and the iPhone 6S plus. Now, if you’ve already ordered a brand new iPhone SE for yourself, it only makes sense that you pair it up with some cool accessories to make the most of it.

And this is why we’ve compiled a listing of the best Apple iPhone SE accessories that you should totally get. So without any more waiting, let’s get to it!

Best Apple iPhone SE Accessories

1. Supcase Sports Running Armband for iPhone SE

supcase armband

If you’re a fitness freak, the Supcase Sports Running Armband is something of a must have. It features an adjustable Velcro armband that fits a wide range of arm sizes (9-21 inches), and is washable too. The band also has reflective strips for safe running in low light conditions. What’s unique about the Supcase Sports Running Armband is that it holds the iPhone SE in a silicone skin case, which can be easily detached from the band for standalone use. All of the device’s buttons and ports are fully accessible as well.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $14.99

2. Atill Nylon Braided Charging/Sync Cable

atill cable

While the iPhone SE does come with one of its own, the Atill Nylon Braided Charging/Sync Cable is definitely an accessory worth getting. It features a tangle-free design, and is covered with a braided-nylon fiber jacket and aluminum shell for extreme sturdiness. In addition, the cable has a thick, fire-retardant protection layer, and the multi-strand copper core ensures superior sync/transfer speeds. Want more? The Atill Nylon Braided Charging/Sync Cable comes with a one year replacement warranty, and you get two of these when you order.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $12.99

3. Ziku Aluminum Charging Dock Station for iPhone SE

ziku charging station

Interacting with the iPhone SE hands-free (e.g. during a video call), when it’s charging or syncing can be quite cumbersome. And that’s precisely why you need the Ziku Aluminum Charging Dock Station. Crafted using CNC technology, it lets you charge/sync your phone in style, and also leaves the audio jack, speaker, and microphone unobstructed. And you don’t even have to take the phone out of its case, as the Ziku Aluminum Charging Dock Station is fully compatible with most cases from major brands like Spigen and Speck. You even get an Apple MFi certified lightning cable with this thing.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $26.99

4. WizGear Magnetic Car Mount Holder for iPhone SE

wizgear car mount

If you plan on using the iPhone SE as a GPS navigation device for getting turn-by-turn directions while driving, the WizGear Magnetic Car Mount Holder is going to be of great help. As the name suggests, it uses reinforced magnet, with the base being made of high quality rubber. The mount is also rotatable, which lets you swivel the Phone as per convenience. The WizGear Magnetic Car Mount Holder fits into the air vent of the cars, and when not used in the vehicle, can even double up as a kickstand.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $6.99

5. Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens Kit for iPhone SE

olloclip lenses

While the 12 MP camera of the iPhone SE is no doubt one of the best you can find out there, how about making it even more awesome? Check out the Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens Kit, which lets you do just that. The Fisheye lens lets you capture a full 180 degrees field of view, while the Wide Angle lens almost doubles the field of view. In addition to that, you also get 2 Macro lenses (10x and 15x) with focusing distances of 18 mm and 12 mm respectively.

Note: Also check out the Olloclip Selfie 3-in-1 Photo Lens, which has been designed to work seamlessly with both front and rear cameras.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $69.99

6. Spigen Wired Selfie Stick for iPhone SE

spigen selfie stick

You might not use the iPhone SE for calling/messaging, but you’re surely going to take quite a few selfies from it. So go ahead, and grab the Spigen Wired Selfie Stick without thinking twice. It’s extendable, and stick comes with an adjustable holder for taking great selfies from any angle. And since it’s wired, you don’t have to worry about having to charge the selfie stick regularly. It’s also extremely portable, and comes with a wrist strap

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $9.99

7. HISY Bluetooth Camera Remote for iPhone SE

hisy bluetooth camera remote

How many memorable group photos (with friends, colleagues etc.) you’ve missed, just because you had to be the one taking the pictures? I’m guessing quite a lot. With the HISY Bluetooth Camera Remote, that’ll never happen again. This thing instantly pairs with the iPhone SE via Bluetooth, without needing any apps or extra settings. The HISY Bluetooth Camera Remote works in a 90 ft range, and supports not just photos, but video recording and burst mode too. The robust battery lets you take 100 shots/day for over 2 years, and you have multiple colors to choose from.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $17.95

8. SteelSeries Nimbus Wireless Gaming Controller

steelseries nimbus

Mobile games are getting better and meaner by the day, but their on-screen controls are still frustrating. No issue, as the SteelSeries Nimbus Wireless Gaming Controller will have you gaming like a pro on the iPhone SE. Sporting Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity, it has left and right analog triggers, and pressure sensitive buttons for precise gaming control. What’s more, the ergonomic controller also has a built-in lithium ion battery that can be recharged via lightning connector for more than 40 hours of gaming. If you love gaming, this one is a no-brainer.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $49.99

9. Maxboost Smart Port Car Charger for iPhone SE

maxboost charger

The Maxboost Smart Port Car Charger offers a convenient way of juicing up your iPhone SE’s battery when you’re driving. The 24W/4.8A charger is capable of charging the iPhone SE at maximum speeds. It also boasts an intelligent circuit design that prevents short-circuiting, overheating etc., and automatically stops charging when the battery is full. The dual smart USB ports automatically identify connected devices for optimal charging efficiency, and all this goodness is backed up by a one year warranty.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $9.99

10. LEEF iBridge Mobile Storage

leef ibridge

Like all Apple devices, the iPhone SE relies on non-expandable built-in storage. And, if you install a lot of apps, and shoot a couple of 4K videos with it, that limited storage is going to fill up in no time. This is why you need the LEEF iBridge Mobile Storage. The uniquely designed flash drive instantly adds up 16 GB of storage to the iPhone SE, and lets you backup camera roll automatically. You can even watch entire movies without taking up any storage on the device, and directly save captured photos to it. How cool is that?

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $59.99

11. Bose SoundLink Mini 2

bose soundlink

Have a lot of music stored on your iPhone SE that you’d like to share with friends, or maybe startup a beach-side party? The Bose SoundLink Mini 2 can certainly help with that. The powerful Bluetooth speaker features deep bass for a full-range listening experience. There’s also a built-in speakerphone that lets you take calls without any problems, and the lithium-ion battery powering this amazing thing can blast music for a full 10 hours on a single charge.

Note: You might want to give the Beats Pill+ Speaker a look as well.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $199.99

12. RHA S500 Noise Isolating Earphones

rha s500

What’s the fun in listening to music on your iPhone, if you don’t have the perfect earphones for it. Get the RHA S500 Noise Isolating Earphones, and you’ll be glad you did. Built with a lightweight aluminum alloy, they have a micro dynamic driver for an immersive and detailed full-range sound. You also get quite a handy selection of dual-density and double-flange silicone ear tips, and the three year warranty makes the whole deal even better.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $49.99

13. Mophie Powerstation Plus 2x

mophie power bank for iPhone SE

Power banks offer a convenient way of topping up our phones’ batteries on the move, and the Mophie Powerstation Plus 2x is perfect for charging the iPhone SE’s battery. It has a 3000 mAh capacity, and the 2.4 A output current is capable of charging the iPhone SE at blazing speeds. The Mophie Powerstation Plus 2x has a compact and portable design, and its incredible aluminum finish lends it a premium feel.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $79.95

14. IQ Shield LiQuidSkin Clear Screen Protector for iPhone SE

iqshield liquidskin

Want the best protection for your iPhone SE’s touchscreen? Look no further than the IQ Shield LiQuidSkin Clear Screen Protector. Having an innovative LiQuidSkin adhesive, it uses a “wet-install” method to ensure bubble free installation. Not just that, the screen protector is made using a revolutionary process that ensures high touchscreen sensitivity, along with glass like optical clarity, while giving self-healing properties to the product. And with the lifetime replacement warranty, there’s hardly a reason to worry about.

Note: Do check out the best iPhone SE screen protectors for a lot more choice.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $7.85

15. Maxboost Battery Case for iPhone SE

maxboost battery case

Cases are essential for protecting our smartphones from all kinds of bumps, dings and scratches, but what if you could charge your phone with it? The Maxboost Battery Case lets you do just that. It has a built-in 2400 mAh battery that provides upto 120% extra battery life to the iPhone SE, all while adding minimum bulk to the device. It also has a MicroUSB input port and a lightning output port with data & power pass-through enabled, so the iPhone SE can be charged/synced with a MicroUSB cable while in the case. Precise cutouts let you fully access all of the device’s ports and buttons, and there’s even a kickstand built into the back.

Note: There are lots more best iPhone SE cases and covers that you can get.

Where to buy: Amazon.com

Price: $29.95

SEE ALSO: 8 Tips to Speed Up Your iPhone and Prolong Battery Life

Make the iPhone SE even better with these accessories

Without a doubt the iPhone SE is one of the best Apple devices you can get as of now, packing in incredible hardware in a form-factor that’s perfect for one-handed use. And with the numerous great accessories available for it, things are going to get even better. So which one(s) of the above would you be getting for your iPhone SE? Shout out in the comments below.


From Automotive Design to Cosmology, and from World Music/Movies to Psychoanalysis, Rajat has a lot to call his avocations. A self-professed grammar Nazi, he's an atheist who believes science has/will ultimately have answers to everything, and that everyone should question their very existence, if they don't know their purpose in life. Oh, and he's also quite an aficionado of gadgets and tech, but you already know that, don't you?