Love cycling? Love your iPhone? These are the best bike accessories for anyone who uses their iPhone during their workouts.
1. Best Bike Mount Accessory: GreatShield Clip-Grip Handlebar Bike Mount
Bike mounts provide a great way to view your incoming messages, review GPS data, or scroll through your music. This particular bike mount is nice because it works with multiple phone types. It fits both bicycle and motorcycle bars, making it a nice choice for families that enjoy both pastimes.
Fits iPhones and smartphones and GPS devices up to 3.5 inches in width
Rotates 360 degrees
Also fits motorcycle bars, or any bar up to a 1 inch diameter
Rubber grip securely holds device without scratching it
Works with or without a case on the device
May jiggle too much over rough terrain, or on BMX bikes
Some user reviews indicate clamp can break
Bulk design may take over too much real estate on your bike
Metal unit would be more sturdy and hold up better over time
Makes it difficult to use some buttons on the phone
2. Best Bike Accessory Sensor: Wahoo Fitness Blue SC Cycling Speed & Cadence Sensor
This Wahoo Fitness sensor is used to track both your current speed, as well as your cadence (aka pedal rotation.) It syncs seamlessly with a number of popular fitness/cycling apps, and will also appeal to people who own other Wahoo products, such as heart rate monitors.
Clear pouch makes it easy to use the GPS on your iPhone
Works with both iPhone and Android phones
Easy access to cords for charging or headphones
Material is water-resistant, but not waterproof
May not fit the newest iPhone model
Storage space is handy, but still somewhat limited
Reflective strip could be a bit more visible
5. Best Bike Accessory for iPhone Battery Charging: Anker Portable Charger External Battery Pack
It can be really frustrating when you set off on a long bike ride, only to have your battery die before you’re even halfway done. This external battery pack will enable you to keep your iPhone working during your longest rides.