What to Know When Choosing Battery Cases and Covers for iPhone 6
Battery cases and covers provide protection for the battery compartment of the Apple iPhone 6. The full-size cases also provide you with an external battery in case the battery within your iPhone 6 runs out of its charge while you are away from the charging cable. There are many features, materials, and colors available for battery cases and covers for iPhone 6.What materials comprise the iPhone 6 cases and covers?
- Aluminum: These are used for the battery access doors and for entire back housing pieces.
- Genuine leather and synthetic leather: These are used for the wallet, wristlet, and flip cases.
- Acrylic and rigid plastic: These materials are used for the bumper and 3D cases.
- Silicone, gel, and rubber: These flexible materials are used for the fitted or skin cases.
Some of the available features of the battery cases for iPhones include:
- Card pocket: The card pocket provides storage for credit, bank, identification, gift, or loyalty cards.
- Kickstand: The kickstand folds out for holding the iPhone 6 in an upright orientation.
- Projector: A projector may be built into the back side of the battery case.
- Screen protector: A transparent screen protector may be built into the case.
- Attachment: A plastic or metal belt clip or fabric loop or strap may be attached to the back or top of the case.
The available designs and finishes for the iPhone 6 cases include:
- Metallic: The cases constructed from aluminum typically have a metallic finish.
- Glossy: These cases reflect light and are typically made from genuine or synthetic leather, rigid plastic, acrylic, or carbon fiber.
- Matte: These cases absorb light and may be made of genuine or synthetic leather, acrylic, rigid plastic, or carbon fiber.
- Jeweled: The case has decorative elements such as metal studs or sequins, acrylic rhinestones or beads or glass beads attached to it.
- Patterned or pictorial: Some of the patterns or pictures available include diamonds, stripes, flowers, animals, and hearts.
These iPhone 6 battery accessories are available in metallic silver and gold. For solid colors, the options include black, blue, pink, purple, red, and white. Some of the iPhone 6 cases are transparent. Multicolor designs are also available with options like pink and white, blue and silver, and gold and white.What capacity is the battery in the iPhone battery cases?
The capacity of the external battery that is built into the battery cases for the iPhone 6 ranges from 2,800 milliampere hours (mAh) to 10,000 mAh. Check with your iPhone's owners' manual to ensure that you select a compatible battery capacity. The 2,800 mAh batteries attain a charge in about 2 to 6 hours, and the 10,000 mAh batteries attain a full charge in about 10 to 12 hours.Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Apple.