Construction Stop taking your plastic-coated charging cables into the backcountry. The Neve Cables (lightning, micro USB, auxiliary, splitter, and USB type-C) are made from an abrasion-resistant nylon weave. “It feels like a thin, pliable strip of denim,” a tester says. Bottom line: You won’t be left with exposed wiring when you need to juice your GPS.
Reflectivity “It lights up like a Christmas tree when you get your headlamp beam on it,” one tester says. “You can’t lose it in your tent or pack.”