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iphone help. Covers, color?

Discussion in 'Technology' started by jdkeller, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:42 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    So I will be getting an iphone tomorrow or wed. I was going to today but ran into trouble. I was curious what you guys think are the best cases. I dont really want it on my hip, just something that will protect it. Rubber is nice but if its leather its gotta be nice as well. Whats the best plastic to use to protect the screen and WONT give you those bubbles.

    So what do you guys like? Suggestions? Where to buy?

    Black or White? Im leaning toward black. White is for metros.


    Thanks!!!
     
  2. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:44 PM
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    Check out the Otterbox line of cases for the iphone...best case ever....

    When i had an iphone, i bought one of their waterproof cases....

    It definitely worked :cool:
     
  3. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:44 PM
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    if you get white the tiny hairline cracks will be less noticeable!
     
  4. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:44 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Sweet. I will look right now. I cant sleep :(
     
  5. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:46 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    [​IMG]

    Thats super nice. But $50!!! Ouch
     
  6. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:47 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Dome light LED, 6000k HID Headlights and fogs, Grillcraft black mesh, rear 5100's, Total Chaos UCA's, 285/75/16 BFG KM2's, Spidertrax spacers, Blacked out emblems, cb,kenwood tm270 ham radio, All Pro 3" leaf pack, Fox 2.0 coilovers, Revenge Fab Sliders, u bolt flip kit, Pioneer avh4200, bed bar with light and antenna, Wet Okoles, Weathertech Mats, Wet Okole Armrests, Rear KR Fab bumper, bed mat, N-Fab spare tire carrier with full size spare on 16" TRD rim, Bedlinered flares and grille. Camburg Spindles, All Pro front fenders.
    Thats what I was thinking, but Im getting a cover anyway. Ahhh I hate decisions like this.
     
  7. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:48 PM
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    TRD intake, JBA "shorty" headers, URD y-pipe
    i paid $30 a while back...

    ebay is your friend.... im sure you could get one for a lot less on there......

    be sure to use the live.com 8% off too...
     
  8. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:50 PM
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    for sure
    thanks. I saw some decent ones in ATT but I wish I could try it on first.
     
  9. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:53 PM
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    I definitely agree that the silicone/rubber cases stretch out way too fast. I purchased a 3g When it first came out and got a silicone case for it which lasted me a month before it looked like a vagina after Im through with it. I ended up getting a Speck Case (http://www.speckproducts.com/products/candyshell/iphone-3g-iphone-3gs/162) which lasted me all through my Original 3G Ownership and I have now began using it on my new 3G. Its really tough and can definitely handle the drops. Ive dropped my iPhone quite a few times with no damage because of the protection this case has provided my phone.
     
  10. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:54 PM
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    Nice. I will give it a try. Is the warranty free or does it cost?
     
  11. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:55 PM
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    TRD intake, JBA "shorty" headers, URD y-pipe
    :rofl:

    :laugh:
     
  12. Sep 27, 2009 at 11:58 PM
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    ahhh yes. I saw this at the store and was debating it.
     
  13. Sep 28, 2009 at 12:07 AM
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    :eek: Sounds sketchy. Must be a cool worker or something. Is your sister hot?
     
  15. Sep 28, 2009 at 12:50 AM
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    Thanks for all the help. I will let you know what I get.
     
  17. Sep 28, 2009 at 11:38 AM
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    Good cases are the Incase Slider series or any from that Apple store that are 2-piece. Meaning there is a rubber skin that goes around your phone and a plastic outter shell to hold the case together. The Otter Box is cool, but it looks like ass, and causes echoes because of the paper filter on the bottom that covers the microphone. You might as well carry around a BB 7900 because that's what it looks like.

    People at Apple usually take care of you. But, if you are looking to cover accidental damages, go to Best Buy and get your iPhone there along with there Geek Squad Black Tie Protection.
     
  18. Sep 28, 2009 at 11:48 AM
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    I like this speck brand rubber case I have. Works real well and takes a beating. I cant tell you how many times I have dropped it, not a scratch. The best luck that I have had with clear screen protectors is the ones that apple sells. I have tried others but they all peel and bubble too quick. Good luck.
     
  19. Sep 28, 2009 at 12:05 PM
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    Incase Slider FTW!

    I have had mine for over a year and have dropped it several times, no damage.

    Just dont get the matte black color. It flakes off after a few months and becomes glossy.
     
  20. Sep 28, 2009 at 12:08 PM
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