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The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Louis Vuitton brings luxury to smart watches

This week's roundup includes one of the most expensive accessories we've ever seen. But don't worry! There's affordable cases, speakers, and more, too.

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  • Tambour Horizon Smartwatch

    $2,450.00 MSRP $2,450.00
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    on Louis Vuitton
  • Shoulderpod S2 Handle Grip for Smartphones

    $39.95 MSRP $39.99
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    on Amazon
  • iHome iBT77 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Speakerphone...

    $49.95 MSRP $59.95
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    on Amazon
  • Filmer's Kit for iPhone 7

    $199.00 MSRP $199.00
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    on Olloclip
  • Koogeek Smart Plug, WiFi Outlet, Works with Amazon Alexa...

    $34.99 MSRP $54.99
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    on Amazon
  • Commute headphones

    $140.00 MSRP $140.00
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    on Vain Sthlm
  • Cloth-Clip Stereoscopic Camera Lens

    $9.99 MSRP $9.99
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    on USBfever
  • Native Union CLIC Card Case for iPhone 7 (Black)

    $49.99 MSRP $49.99
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    on Amazon
  • Duo Slim iPhone Case with Hi-Fi Speaker & Battery

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    on Indiegogo
  • Leather sleeve iPad 9.7"

    MSRP $85.00
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    on Amazon
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Woo-wee Louis!

This week’s roundup includes one of the most expensive accessories we’ve ever seen. But don’t worry! There’s affordable cases, speakers, and more, too. Read on!

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Louis Vuitton
  • Tambour Horizon Smartwatch

    $2,450.00 MSRP $2,450.00
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    on Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton

Luxury! The Tambour Horizon smartwatch starts at $2,450 (!!!!). It runs on the Android Wear operating system, but can connect to your iOS-powered smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth. If this doesn’t seem luxurious enough for you, just remember: There’s a version of this watch that sports diamonds.

Need help pairing an Android Wear watch with your iPhone? Check out our handy guide. 

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Shoulderpod
  • Shoulderpod S2 Handle Grip for Smartphones

    $39.95 MSRP $39.99
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    on Amazon

Shoulderpod

The S2 Handle Grip for Smartphones ($39.95 MSRP, same price on Amazon) is built to stabilize your iPhone images, both in portrait and landscape modes. It doubles as a stand for your iPhone,and is compatible with most cases.

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Adam Elements

Adam Elements

iKlips Wizard ($39 pledge through Indiegogo) is a microSD card reader for your iPhone and iPad, and comes in models storing up to 256GB. The available memory makes it easy to shoot and record 4K video, or store up to 64,000 of your favorite songs. It also serves as an iPhone stand.

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  • iHome iBT77 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with...

    $49.95 MSRP $59.95
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    on Amazon

iHome

The iBT77 ($50 MSRP, same price on Amazon) is a water resistant rechargeable Bluetooth speaker. It can be paired with another speaker for stereo sound, and has a built-in microphone so you can  use the system as a speaker phone.

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Olloclip
  • Filmer's Kit for iPhone 7

    $199.00 MSRP $199.00
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    on Olloclip

Olloclip

This maker of iPhone camera lenses has announced the release of the Filmer’s Kit ($199 MSRP), which the company says features $300 worth of accessories—including lenses, a mobile video grip, and a carrying case made by Incase. You can pick one up at your local Apple store.

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  • Koogeek Smart Plug, WiFi Outlet, Works with Amazon...

    $34.99 MSRP $54.99
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    on Amazon

Koogeek

The Smart Plug ($35 MSRP, same price on Amazon) works with Apple HomeKit—you can use Siri to turn the outlet (and its attached appliances) off and on. You’ll need either an Apple TV or iPad as a home hub to use the device, which also acts as a night light.

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Vain Sthlm
  • Commute headphones

    $140.00 MSRP $140.00
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    on Vain Sthlm

Vain Sthlm

Vain Sthlm‘s Commute headphones ($140 MSRP) are “high-performance wireless headphones in solid metal housing for your everyday commute.” They muffle outside noise while providing “deep heavy bass, excellent treble, and a perfectly balanced midrange.”

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USBFever
  • Cloth-Clip Stereoscopic Camera Lens

    $9.99 MSRP $9.99
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    on USBfever

USBFever

The Cloth-Clip 3D Stereoscopic Camera Lens ($10 MSRP) helps you create 3D images with your iPhone or iPad, though the makers warn that this should be considered an “amateur” lens for such purposes.

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Native Union
  • Native Union CLIC Card Case for iPhone 7 (Black)

    $49.99 MSRP $49.99
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    on Amazon

Native Union

Native Union’s CLIC Card (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $50 MSRP, same price on Amazon) is made from Argentinian leather, crafted to protect your iPhone from drops. It features a pocket for your payment, travel, or access card, so that you can keep it close at hand.

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Peri Audio
  • Duo Slim iPhone Case with Hi-Fi Speaker & Battery

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    on Indiegogo

Peri Audio

The Duo Slim Case (a $49 pledge through Indiegogo) features a “3-watt speaker system, 3.5mm headphone jack, and 80 percent extra battery in a slim iPhone case.”

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Quell & Company
  • Leather sleeve iPad 9.7"

    MSRP $85.00
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    on Amazon

Quell & Company

This company’s leather sleeve ($85 MSRP, same price on Amazon) is designed to protect both iPads and MacBooks—not at the same time, of course—and is made from “quality” leather. It features three pockets, so you can store papers and other items along with your tablet.