Apple finally launches the iPhone accessory we've been waiting for

It's fair to say MagSafe hasn't had the most auspicious start on iPhone. From damage-prone cases to wallets that won't stick, the magnetic charging tech wasn't an immediate hit. But Apple's brand new MagSafe accessory feels like exactly the gadget MagSafe was made for.

Quietly released last night, the MagSafe Battery Pack snaps to the back of your iPhone 12 to offer some extra juice. As anyone who's used any of the best power banks will attest, they can be an absolute life-saver – but will Apple's be up to scratch?

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.