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Apple® Lightning™ to 30-pin adapter

Use your iPhone® 5 with your current gear with built-in docks

25 Reviews | 3 questions - 10 answers

Item # 472LTN230P

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Our take on the Apple® Lightning™ to 30-pin adapter

This handy adapter lets you use your newer Apple portable with your current speakers, docks, and other accessories with an older 30-pin dock connector. For use with an iPhone® 5, 5th generation iPod touch, 7th generation iPod nano® or other Apple portable device with a Lightning connector.

Product Highlights:

  • for use with iPhone® 5, 5th generation iPod touch®, 7th generation iPod nano®, and other Apple portables with a Lightning connector
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Apple Lightning to 30-pin adapter
  • Apple One Year Limited Warranty booklet
  • Certification/Compliance information

Scratch & Dent items may be missing non-essential accessories. In some cases the manufacturer's accessories have been replaced with generic equivalents.

Excellent adapter! I tried another retailer for this, but they did not have the reliable quality product I needed, so I contacted Crutchfield and they were able to go above and beyond to help me find the right and reliable adapter. Highly recommend this particular product and Crutchfield.

Charissa, Bethlehem, PA


Apple® Lightning™ to 30-pin adapter Reviews

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Overview: The Apple Lightning to 30-pin adapter lets you connect Apple devices with a Lightning connector to many Made for iPod 30-pin accessories (some 30-pin accessories are not supported). This adapter supports analog audio output, USB audio, as well as syncing and charging. Video output is not supported.

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Archer in customer service helped me with this through email and sending me the link for the product! [ J  Mar 22, 2017 ]
Needed to hook up lightning apple products to the old 30-pin connector that comes with this wiring kit. [ Matthew  Jan 04, 2017 ]
iSimple comes with the capability to connect to old-style Apple 30-pin. Having this adapter adds capability to use newer Apple devices. [ Stephen  Dec 01, 2016 ]
Have an iPhone 6. [ Jeff  Nov 18, 2016 ]
We have all newer IPhones. This adapter is necessary to get this to work with the phones we have. [ Jeremy  Nov 05, 2016 ]
To attach the iPod Touch to a Sirius XM Skydock [ Thomas  Sep 15, 2016 ]
The product picture showed a 30-pin ipod connector and I could not locate an aftermarket replacement wire that terminates with a lightning connector. [ Rick  Apr 19, 2016 ]
Works well with receivers with older style Apple connector. [ James  Feb 28, 2016 ]

3 questions already asked

I can't say that it works with the touch but it worked just fine with my iPhone 6 and 7. One weird thing to note is that with my iPhone 7 it makes the mute icon pop up but if you restart it, it will function normally. Hope this helps! [ Patrick  Jul 04, 2017 ]
I believe so because it works with the 6S plus that I have. Both iPods have the same charging/data port. [ ROBERT  Jul 04, 2017 ]
Yes ... [ Marcie  Jul 04, 2017 ]
yes [ DAVID  Mar 09, 2015 ]
I used it for an Ipod Nano so I cant' tell you if it works on iphone6. Sorry. [ DANIEL T  Mar 09, 2015 ]
Yes it does. Some of the bigger phone cases such as otterbox and other waterproof cases will make the connection difficult, but it works great with the phone by itself. [ BRANDON R  Mar 09, 2015 ]
Yes! The only issue you may experience would be the need to remove a cover from your phone, in order for the 30 pin adaptor to seat properly. I need to remove my incipio case when I connect to my iPhone 6. [ GLENN  Mar 09, 2015 ]
I use mine on an older Bose Sound Dock. My new iPhone 6 plays just fine with it. [ GLENN  Dec 15, 2014 ]
Yes it does [ JONATHAN  Dec 15, 2014 ]
Yes [ DWIGHT F  Dec 15, 2014 ]