An Interesting Quora Question
We saw a post on quora asking about the amount of time it would take to make a 
clone of the iphone 5 charging cable. We never wanted to make a clone of the iphone 5 charging cable.

Low Quality Cables are Everywhere, but Why? 
We wanted to make a high quality cable for the masses, but we were also extremely fascinated by the amount of low quality clone cables on the market and how they became so pervasive in the US and abroad. 

The Apple MFI certification is legit. Look for it. 
We worked hard to master the quality in our product 
even achieving Apple's MFI certification ensuring that all Juicies products are apple certified. Everyone knows there's a ton of low quality cables floating around in the market. The only risk you run if you buy and use these is damaging the logic board on the iphone. (Yeah, kind of a bummer eh? ) 

Want to learn how knockoff artists make cheap iPhone charging clones that break and potentially damage your iPhone, then read below....

Read Quote of Laurens Laudowicz's answer to iPhone 5: When will a low-cost clone of Apple's new iPhone 5 cable be available? on Quora


The global smartphone audience surpassed the 1 billion mark in 2012 and will total 1.75 billion in 2014. It is expected that smartphone adoption will continue on a fast-paced trajectory through 2017. Nearly two-fifths of all mobile phone users—close to one-quarter of the worldwide population—will use a smartphone at least monthly in 2014. Smartphone penetration among mobile phone users globally will near 50%

Read more here.

Some big numbers

February 14, 2013


Analyst predict the global installed base of smartphones will total 1.4 billion by the end of 2013. Google's own Android OS will be powering close to 800 million handsets, while Apple's newest version of iOS is already approaching 300 million devices. The same analysts are forecasting 45 million Windows Phone handsets in use by the end of the year, along with a BlackBerry 10 installed base of close to 20 million devices. Find out more over at TC here.

Just for reference in 2011 over 490 Million Smartphones were sold. In 2012 it were already 700 Million units! That's a lot. And Juicies are compatible with nearly all of these devices.

What charges you?