Thin iPhone 5 Case

Discussion in 'iPhone Cases and Accessories' started by DZSlasher, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. DZSlasher

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    I have have had my iPhone 5 for a bit of time now and I have decided to get a case for it. I have looked online for a bit now but I wanted to get the recommendations from everythingicafe on what is good thin iPhone 5 case. I want a case that is not bulky and that won't scratch you the sides of the phone as i have the black version of the iPhone 5. What case would meet my criteria?
     
  2. RoofMonkey

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    Lifeproof announced via email, they will have their iPhone 5 case within the month.
     
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  4. EverythingApple

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    I hope that's true, but I'm very hesitant as they said the same thing with the last iPhone case. I'll believe it when it happens. ;)
     
  5. isal

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    Incipio!
     
  6. radtechy

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    Speck candy shell or griffin ireveal I used both for my 4S and I'm using a candy on the 5


    Sent from my iPhone 5 using Tapatalk
     
  7. Zanthe

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    Now that I am getting my phone today (and my wife's) I am caseless! WTH?

    Procrastination will get you everywhere son!

    May just get a Specky Candy Shell for the time being until I can decide. I want something cool like an Elements case but they're dragging their feet except for the Sector 5 which I'm not crazy about.

    Thanks to all of you for confusing me to no end about this case issue. :p :p :p
     
  8. Zanthe

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    BTW...what's up with AT&T? In their store they have the Speck Candy Shell for $38. Best Buy has the same for $34. What?

    Maybe I'll just save money by not driving across town to save 3¢ on gasoline and waste it instead on the more expensive case... :D
     
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  9. JDem

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    Casemate "barely there", Incipio "feather" or the Spigen "Ultrathin Air"...

    All nice, thin, low profile cases for the 5. I bought the Barely There from Casemate but it is not the same as the one for the 4(s) and it has a lip that can get annoying. I have the Spigen case on its way now and will report back with pics and a review when I get it on my phone.

    Links:

    Spigen: http://www.spigen.com/cell-phone/apple-iphone/iphone-5/iphone-5-case-ultra-thin-air-series.html

    Casemate: http://www.case-mate.com/iphone-5-Cases/Case-Mate-iphone-5-Barely-There-Cases.asp

    Incipio: http://www.incipio.com/cases/iphone...one-5-feather-ultralight-hard-shell-case.html
     
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  10. Booyow1204

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    Ya those prices are pretty ridiculous. Try Amazon. That's where I got my case from. It's thin and does the trick until they release more.
     
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  11. FuelieNova

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    I have the case mate barely there and like it. However it won't fit in my pro clip car holder.
    Decided to go no case at all
    Tom
     
  12. Tbry

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    I have got a iPhone 5 flip case from jisoncase. I am planing to write a review for it. It seems seldom people use their case. Maybe i am the unique one.
     
  13. aggieman

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    Very happy with my Diztronic TPU case that I got on Amazon for around $11. Very slim, provides decent protection and looks great.
     
  14. psylichon

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  15. JON35Y

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    I hope it's as good as you say.......just bought one! :) Can't go wrong for the money


    Sent from my iPhone 5 using Tapatalk
     
  16. Lon

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    I agree. Once again my cheapest case is my favorite!O_o
     
  17. Eric Waynick

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    We wanted our company name on our phones so we found case-monkey dot com and were able to download logo and pictures. Their personalization thingy is really nice too. This is what came out..... pretty nice
    OGM_iPhone_case.PNG
     
  18. Napoleon PhoneApart

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    Are you with Thinkgate LLC, Eric?

    I have a case-monkey case on order as well.
     
  19. EverythingApple

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  20. psylichon

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    Yeah so far I've convinced 6 of my friends to order one based on that photo alone. My wife is totally enamored with it and she's tough to please. No jokes, please. ;)
     
  21. Eric Waynick

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    No, I'm with One Giant Media in CA, hope you like your case-monkey, post a pic once you have it......
     

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