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Mophie Launching iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR Juice Pack Battery Cases in Early 2019

Mophie, a popular Apple-certified accessory maker, has today announced that all-new Juice Pack Access battery cases for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR will be available in the first quarter of 2019.


The juice packs extend the battery life of the iPhone XS by up to 25 hours, and the iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR by up to 31 hours, according to Mophie. The cases can be charged with an included USB-C cable or wirelessly on any Qi-certified mat. With pass-through charging, the iPhone charges first, then the case.

The cases have battery capacities of 2,000 mAh for the iPhone XS, 2,200 mAh for the iPhone XS Max, and 2,000 mAh for the iPhone XR. Four LEDs on the back of each case indicate the charged level of the battery pack.

Each case features an impact-resistant polycarbonate exterior with a soft-touch finish, while raised corners provide added protection against scratching and cracking the display. The open-bottom design provides full access to the Lightning connector on each iPhone for normal use of headphones and other accessories.

Mophie says built-in protection circuitry prevents overcharging and overheating, and each juice pack is very likely certified by Apple under its Made for iPhone program, but we're reaching out to the company for confirmation.


The new Juice Pack Access cases for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR will each retail for $119.95 in the United States on Mophie's website, where customers can sign up to be notified when orders begin. The cases will be available in a variety of colors, including black, gold, navy, and red.

Mophie is showcasing the new Juice Pack Access lineup at CES 2019 in Las Vegas. The iPhone XS version is also compatible with the iPhone X.

Apple is rumored to debut an iPhone XS Smart Battery Case, but has yet to do so.

Related Roundups: iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XR


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27 weeks ago

Yeesh, those look huge. How about a slimmer option for those of us who could get by with half that battery life...


"Make it thicker, we don't care about thickness, we want more battery life!"

"Make it slimmer, I actually want only half of this extra battery life, I do care about thickness"

:rolleyes::D
Rating: 14 Votes
27 weeks ago
Joe, don't ******** us; if there's one thing I've learned from Apple, it's that you can't make a battery case without a bulge that would make even the most well-endowed individual blush. :p
Rating: 5 Votes
27 weeks ago
I want that wallpaper :)
Rating: 4 Votes
27 weeks ago

way too T H I C C

Way too T H I C C C C
Rating: 3 Votes
27 weeks ago

Joe, don't ******** us; if there's one thing I've learned from Apple, it's that you can't make a battery case without a bulge that would make even the most well-endowed individual blush. :p

I must have missed the news. When did Apple buy Mophie?
Rating: 2 Votes
27 weeks ago

How would this work to keep the phone running?? the renders show nothing at the bottom of the phone...

edit: saw it. wirelessly. but isnt the efficiency really bad?

Says here:

The cases can charged with an included USB-C cable or wirelessly on any Qi-certified mat. Pass-through charging ensures the iPhone charges first, then the case.

Customers have an option to charger wired or wirelessly.
Rating: 2 Votes
27 weeks ago
Well done! Battery and wireless charging! And works with the X! Thank you! I hope apple does the same thing with their smart battery case.
Rating: 2 Votes
27 weeks ago
You can barely charge half of the Max and the case is already so thick...
Rating: 2 Votes
27 weeks ago
Cant wait to get one
Rating: 2 Votes
27 weeks ago
How would this work to keep the phone running?? the renders show nothing at the bottom of the phone...

edit: saw it. wirelessly. but isnt the efficiency really bad?
Rating: 2 Votes

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