9 simple accessories that'll help you get more out of your iPhone

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With a new model on the horizon, now's a bad time to buy an iPhone.

Traditionally, that is. Judging by the many reports and rumors that have spawned over the last several months, all signs point to Apple's next handset being underwhelming.

The company is reportedly planning to switch to a three-year upgrade cycle for the device, suggesting that next year's model might be the one to bring significant changes. Advertisement

So, for the many people who plan on hanging onto their iPhone for a year longer than expected, it might be time to start looking for ways to enhance that aging device. If nothing else, it at least seems safe to do so.

Thankfully, there are plenty of accessories designed to help you do that. Here are a few that are particularly convenient.

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