Lightning Digital AV Adapter

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  • Overview

    Use the Lightning Digital AV Adapter with your iPhone, iPad or iPod with Lightning connector. The Lightning Digital AV Adapter supports mirroring of what is displayed on your device screen — including apps, presentations, websites, slideshows and more — to your HDMI-equipped TV, display, projector or other compatible display in up to 1080p HD.

    It also outputs video content — films, TV programmes, captured video — to your big screen in up to 1080p HD. Simply attach the Lightning Digital AV Adaptor to the Lightning connector on your device and then to your TV or projector via an HDMI cable (sold separately).

    What’s in the Box

    Lightning Digital AV Adapter

    Tech Specs

    HDMI

    Lightning

    System Requirements

    Requires an HDMI cable (sold separately) for connection to your TV or projector. Supports both video and audio output.

  • iPhone Models

    iPad Models

    iPod Models

  • 2.0 Average
    2 out of 5 stars
    Number of stars Percentage Number of reviews
    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Outrageously expensive, worked OK, but now cuts out if you move it

      Very lazy design, £40 is way too expensive for this. Why did Apple not mould the Lightning connector into the other end of the block so as to give a strong and Very lazy design, £40 is way too expensive for this. Why did Apple not mould the Lightning connector into the other end of the block so as to give a strong and rigid design. Most HDMI cables are heavy so inevitably the short stiff piece of cable that connects to the Lightning plug will be under bending loads however careful you are, and hence they fail early. Mine has lasted about 6 months and now cuts out if you so much as touch it - as have many other peoples if you read all the negative reviews. It actually worked very well before it started to break which is all the more frustrating. Shame on you Apple, selling expensive, poorly designed and badly made rubbish as accessories for your otherwise excellent kit. And there is no alternative source available as you have a monopoly. You should and can be so much better than this.

      • Written by Jonathan M from Warwick

      190 of 198 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Outrageously expensive, worked OK, but now cuts out if you move it

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Rubbish

      I find it annoying that we are being forced to buy an item from a sole supplier when obviously other manufacturers can do it better (Belkin springs to mind). I I find it annoying that we are being forced to buy an item from a sole supplier when obviously other manufacturers can do it better (Belkin springs to mind). I used the adapter once and it failed on the second occasion (and I am not the only person to have this problem). So Apple, please give the licence to someone who know how to produce a reliable product and you stick to making things that you know about. (why is it not possible to give a zero star rating as that is a better reflection of the quality of this adapter?).

      • Written by James O from Bristol

      144 of 148 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Rubbish

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Expensive failure

      I bought one of these in January and while it worked well initially, after 8 months it just stopped working. If I had paid £5 for one from China I might not be I bought one of these in January and while it worked well initially, after 8 months it just stopped working. If I had paid £5 for one from China I might not be surprised, but at over £30 for a genuine Apple product, this is just not good enough. I am now trying to get a refund/replacement but have little faith that another one will do much better, particularly having read so many recent reviews showing these failing after only hours of use. I used to think Apple produced a high quality product but my experience with this leaves me very much in doubt and I would be reluctant to spend any significant sum on any of their products if this is the level of quality I can expect.

      • Written by Mark M from Eastbourne

      140 of 150 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Expensive failure

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Effective but expensive

      Good product, works with my tv well. I have to remove my case for the lightning cable to fit in properly. Way more expensive than it should be.

      • Written by Nasim U from Ilford

      Is this review useful?Effective but expensive

    • 2.0 out of 5 stars

      Lightning socket of adapter only allows power transfer - not data!

      Bought with FLIR IR camera that connects through lightning socket. Unfortunately, found out the hard way the lightning socket of the digital av adapter is for p Bought with FLIR IR camera that connects through lightning socket. Unfortunately, found out the hard way the lightning socket of the digital av adapter is for power only, and will not allow data to go through!

      • Written by Toby W from London

      4 of 4 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Lightning socket of adapter only allows power transfer - not data!

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Works

      I bought this product to use my iPhone on my tv it does the job but I still think it’s way to much money and not made to last iv used many Apple products and I I bought this product to use my iPhone on my tv it does the job but I still think it’s way to much money and not made to last iv used many Apple products and I always find them overpriced But so far my adapter is working

      • Written by Junaid A from Barking

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Works

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