Nomad

By MacRumors Staff
Jump to Reviews Articles


Nomad Reviews

Review: Nomad's New High-End $150 MagSafe 'Base One Max' Charger Works With iPhone and Apple Watch

Tuesday April 12, 2022 9:07 am PDT by
Nomad in March launched its first official MagSafe wireless charger, the Base One, which was limited to charging just an iPhone. Today, Nomad is launching its second MagSafe wireless charger, the dual Base One Max, which is able to charge a MagSafe iPhone and an Apple Watch at the same time. The Base One Max is similar in design to the Base One, featuring a platform with a flat MagSafe...

Review: Nomad Launches 'Base One' Official MagSafe Charger for $130

Tuesday March 1, 2022 9:02 am PST by
Nomad today announced the launch of the Base One, its first official MagSafe wireless charger. For a long time, Belkin has had the only official MagSafe charging options, but that's starting to change now that third-party accessory companies are able to get Apple's Made for iPhone-certified hardware. The Base One is using MagSafe components sourced directly from Apple, so it is able to...

Review: Nomad's $230 Base Station Pro Features an AirPower-Like Design but With a Few Limitations [Update: Not Recommended]

Thursday August 27, 2020 11:30 am PDT by
Nomad this week launched its latest wireless charger, the Base Station Pro, which is unique because it uses Aira wireless charging technology to allow up to three devices to charge regardless of where they're placed on the charging mat. The Base Station Pro was first announced in October 2019, so it has been in development for some time. Because of its ability to charge multiple devices with ...

Review: Nomad's Titanium Band for Apple Watch is a Stylish and Cheaper Alternative to Apple's Link Bracelet

Friday March 22, 2019 11:52 am PDT by
Nomad is a company that creates useful accessories built around rugged simplicity, and in the past it has released iPhone cases, Lightning cables, and Apple Watch straps. This year, Nomad launched its first metal strap for the Apple Watch, called the Titanium Band, a full-metal link bracelet built with over twenty titanium links and a set of custom lugs, designed for the 44mm Apple Watch...

Review: Nomad's Base Station Lets You Wirelessly Charge an iPhone and an Apple Watch in One Convenient Location

Wednesday November 14, 2018 10:31 am PST by
Nomad, a company that makes various cables, chargers, cases, and other accessories for Apple devices, recently came out with an updated version of its Base Station charger. While the original Base Station is designed to wirelessly charge two iPhones at once, the updated Apple Watch version is able to charge an iPhone and an Apple Watch. The Base Station Apple Watch Edition features a...

Nomad PowerPack Review: A High-Quality Battery Pack With Tile Location Tracking

Friday December 9, 2016 8:02 am PST by
Nomad has been a well-known third-party Apple accessory manufacturer for a few years, creating leather cases for iPhones and iPads, Apple Watch bands, and battery packs that integrate directly into charging cables. The company's newest product is the $99.95 Nomad Advanced Trackable PowerPack, a 9,000 mAh mobile battery that is built with Nomad's usual "ultra-rugged construction," with an added...

Nomad Articles

nomad sport slim

Nomad Launches New Sport Band Slim for Apple Watch

Tuesday May 17, 2022 9:00 am PDT by
Nomad, known for its lineup of accessories created for Apple devices, today debuted a new Apple Watch band called the Sport Band Slim. It is an iteration on the Sport Band that Nomad also sells, but as the name suggests, it has an updated aesthetic. Priced at $60, the Sport Band Slim is made from an FKM fluoroelastomer rubber that is 100 percent waterproof. It includes interior ventilation...
Nomad Outlet Sale 8

Deals: Nomad Outlet Sale Taking Up to 90% Off iPhone Cases, USB-C Cables, Apple Watch Straps, More

Tuesday January 4, 2022 5:54 am PST by
Nomad is celebrating the new year with new discounts in its Outlet Sale, including USB-C cables, Apple Watch straps, AirPods cases, iPhone 11 cases, and more. This sale includes up to 90 percent off these accessories. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Besides a...
base station hub nomad

Nomad Launches Base Station Hub With Magnetic Alignment

Tuesday December 14, 2021 8:00 am PST by
Nomad today announced the launch of a new version of its Base Station Hub, with the updated option featuring a magnetic alignment feature. The new Base Station Hub has the same three coil design as the prior model, but it now has built-in magnets to help you better position an iPhone on a Qi hotspot for the most efficient charging. Each wireless coil supports up to 10W, and for the ‌iPhone‌...
download 5

Nomad Launches 30W USB-C Charger and Sport Cables With iPhone Fast Charging Support

Wednesday December 1, 2021 7:26 am PST by
Nomad today announced a pair of new products, including a new USB-C PD wall charger and new Sport Cables. These accessories are both available to order and ship out today on Nomad's website. The 30W USB-C GaN AC Adapter is a small, minimalist wall charger with a 30W power output that supports iPhone fast charging. This accessory costs $29.95 and does not come with a USB-C cable. In terms of...
nomad 20 percent off sale

Deals: Nomad's New Sitewide Sale Has 20% Off iPhone 13 Cases, iPad Folios, and More

Wednesday November 3, 2021 6:31 am PDT by
Nomad today kicked off a new sale that is taking 20 percent off most full-priced products across Nomad's entire website, using the code SAVE20. This sitewide sale will last for two days. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. If you haven't shopped on Nomad before,...
nomad new cases

Nomad Announces New iPhone 13 Cases With NFC-Shareable 'Digital Business Cards'

Wednesday September 15, 2021 8:44 am PDT by
With the upcoming launch of new iPhones, we're starting to see accessory companies introduce cases for the latest Apple smartphones. Nomad today announced its own iPhone 13 cases and Apple Watch bands, all of which can be pre-ordered today. All of the new ‌iPhone 13‌ cases from Nomad include a new feature called the Digital Business Card. With this, you can customize a digital card that...
nomad magnetic base station mini

Nomad Debuts Magnetic Base Station Mini

Tuesday August 31, 2021 9:00 am PDT by
Nomad today announced the launch of the Base Station Mini with Magnetic Alignment, a small single-device charger designed for Apple's iPhone 12 models. The Base Station Mini with Magnetic Alignment features the same design as the original Base Station Mini, but it also includes integrated magnets that allow it to align more easily with MagSafe devices. This is not an official ‌MagSafe‌...
magsafe mount stand 1

Nomad Launches New $60 MagSafe Mount Stand

Tuesday August 3, 2021 9:15 am PDT by
Nomad today announced the launch of the MagSafe Mount Stand, a new MagSafe charging accessory that's designed to integrate with Apple's ‌MagSafe‌ Charger. Like Nomad's prior MagSafe Mount accessory, the ‌MagSafe‌ Stand is a holder for the ‌MagSafe‌ Charger rather than a standalone charging option. It is an upright stand with a cutout for the ‌MagSafe‌ Charger and a space to route the cord...
nomad battery pack cover

Nomad Opens Pre-Orders for $35 Leather Cover for Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack

Friday July 23, 2021 1:57 am PDT by
Nomad has opened pre-orders for leather covers for Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack, allowing customers to protect not only their $99 battery pack but also an opportunity to customize its look with two different colors. Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack was launched last week for $99 and is meant to provide iPhone 12 users an easy and convenient way to charge up their device on the go. Apple is only...
nomad summer sale

Deals: Nomad Kicks Off New 'Summer Vibes' 30% Off Sitewide Sale

Monday July 19, 2021 7:58 am PDT by
Nomad today is hosting a 30 percent off sitewide sale, giving you the chance to save on iPhone cases, AirPods cases, Apple Watch bands, charging accessories, and more. This "Summer Vibes Sale" will last through July 25 and you'll need to enter the code SUMMER30 to see the discount. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a...
nomad magsafe cover 1

Nomad Launches Leather Cover for Apple's MagSafe Charger

Wednesday July 7, 2021 1:26 pm PDT by
Nomad today debuted its latest product, a Leather Cover that's designed to work with Apple's MagSafe Charger. The Leather Cover is meant to slide over a ‌MagSafe‌ Charger, providing a more attractive design for those who use Apple's charging solution. The Leather Cover for ‌MagSafe‌ is available in rustic brown and black Horween leather, and each cover has a soft microfiber exterior that...
nomad apple watch surfing

MacRumors Giveaway: Nomad Celebrates International Surf Day With an Apple Watch Prize

Thursday June 17, 2021 11:02 am PDT by
In honor of International Surfing Day, we're teaming up with Nomad to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win an Apple Watch Series 6 and a $200 Nomad gift card. Nomad is celebrating International Surfing Day by highlighting just how useful the Apple Watch is when surfing. In fact, Nomad believes that the Apple Watch is the ultimate surf watch. The Apple Watch is highly water resistant, and...
nomad june 2 image

Nomad Launches New iPhone 12 Case With Compatibility for Moment M-Series Lenses

Wednesday June 2, 2021 6:26 am PDT by
Nomad today launched a new case for the iPhone 12, called the "Rugged Case for Moment" and priced at $59.95. This accessory is compatible with Moment's M-Series lenses, like the Wide 18mm lens or Tele 58mm lens. The new Nomad case is compatible with Apple MagSafe and is made of Horween leather, available in Rustic Brown and Black. A Moment M-Series Lens is not included, but the case does...
nomad new bands

Nomad Launches Updated Titanium and Steel Bands for Apple Watch, Priced From $149.95

Tuesday May 18, 2021 6:10 am PDT by
Nomad today announced updated versions of its Titanium and Steel Bands for the Apple Watch (42mm or 44mm sizes only). The company said that the new versions of its existing accessories include multiple improvements that result in a lighter metal band that retains its durability. Other improvements include new custom 316L stainless steel lugs, 100% color matched to the rest of the band. Nomad ...
Nomad Outlet Sale 2

Deals: Save Up to 70% on Apple Accessories During Nomad's Latest Outlet Sale

Friday May 14, 2021 11:27 am PDT by
Nomad's latest Outlet Sale is offering steep markdowns on a variety of Apple accessories, including AirPods cases, USB accessories, Apple Watch straps, and iPhone cases. Given the increased discounts, all items in this event are final sale and can't be returned. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which...
rugged keychain 2

Nomad Announces 'Rugged Keychain' for AirTag, Includes Add-On Engraving Option for Pet ID Tags

Tuesday May 11, 2021 12:02 pm PDT by
Nomad today announced a new accessory for Apple's AirTag, called the Rugged Keychain, which begins shipping in August and costs $29.95 to pre-order ($39.95 regular). Similar to other keychain accessories, Nomad's Rugged Keychain protects the AirTag in a polycarbonate shell that can be attached to keys, bags, and -- in Nomad's advice -- pet collars. The Rugged Keychain includes two enclosure...
nomad 20 percent off exlusive 5

Exclusive Deals: Take 20% Off Sitewide at Nomad This Week

Thursday May 6, 2021 8:14 am PDT by
We're partnering up with Nomad again this week to offer our readers a chance to save 20 percent on most full-priced products across Nomad's entire website, using the code MACRUMORS. This sitewide sale will last through Sunday, May 9th at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which...
nomad base station mini

Nomad Launches New Base Station Mini

Tuesday April 27, 2021 6:03 am PDT by
Nomad today announced the launch of the Base Station Mini, a new single-device charging option that's designed to power an iPhone, AirPods, or other Qi-enabled device. Designed to take up little space, Nomad says that the Base Station Mini is ideal for a night stand or desk. It's square shaped and not too much bigger than the AirPods, so it's useful for those who want a simple, space-saving...
nomad sitewide sale

Deals: Nomad Kicks Off 25% Sitewide Sale, Discounts New AirTags Accessories by $10

Wednesday April 21, 2021 8:37 am PDT by
Nomad this week launched a 25 percent off sitewide sale with the coupon code SPRING25, as well as providing $10 off brand new accessories for Apple's AirTags. Shoppers should note that the new AirTags accessories won't ship until July 20. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site...
nomad sitewide sale

Deals: Nomad's Early Black Friday Sale Takes 30% Off Sitewide Through December 2

Friday November 20, 2020 11:13 am PST by
Nomad today kicked off its Black Friday sale, which will run through Tuesday, December 2. During this time, the entire Nomad site will be 30 percent off and no code will be needed to take advantage of the discount. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Nomad. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Additionally, ...