Top Apple iPhone 5 cases are being sold like hot cake. Sales figures suggest that 2 million units were sold within 24 hours of opening of pre-orders. Reports suggest that Apple may be able to sell as many as six to ten million iPhone 5 units within a week’s time of its launch
Apple has just introduced its sixth generation iPhone 5. Instantly, lots of accessory makers have emerged with stylish cases, covers and other accessories for the handset. The new iPhone comes with a new form factor. It is thinner, taller and lighter than any of its older models. Apple has designed iPhone 5 as the thinnest of its kind so as to pose challenge to the top-notch Android sets already available in the market. Here we take a look into the key iPhone 5 cases and covers that market has already seen.
Proporta iPhone 5 Leather Pouch: Proporta’s leather protective case for iPhone 5 is an excellent product. The sleeve comes along with a free screen protector also. You can ensure better security for your precious handset using the Proporta case. Priced at £29.95, the case seems to be affordable and practical as well. Of course, iPhone fans might also look forward for Exspect range of sleeves and cases from the company. But, it is yet to launch its iPhone 5 versions.
OtterBox Defender iPhone 5 Case: OtterBox Defender is a great protective case for the new iPhone. As its name suggests, the case ensures ultra-security for your precious Apple smartphone from scratches, drops, dust and bumps. The case comes with a built-in screen protector also. The case is made of three layers for enhanced security. The case is priced at $49.95.
Taktik: Premium Protection System: It is not a case in existence now. Taktik has just released the iPhone 5 case concept in a Kickstarter project. The Premium Protection System is envisaged as an ultimate rugged case for the new handset. Taktik, however, has started to accept pre-orders for the case, which may be expensive thanks to its ability to protect the phone from all big impacts. The Taktik case is to be developed with a chunky aluminium surround, plus an extra Gorilla glass for securing iPhone 5’s screen.
Incipio KICKSNAP iPhone 5 Case: Thanks to a large 4-inch display, iPhone 5 is the best phone for viewing movies in landscape mode. The KICKSNAP iPhone 5 case from Incipio will boost the device’s respective feature. In help of the case’s special kickstand, you can place the device upright while watching movies. The case is built of Plextonium, a fancy polycarbonate, which will ensure better protection for the phone. The KICKSNAP case is slated for release on Sep. 21, the same day Apple is to ship its new phone.
Seidio Convert Rugged iPhone 5 Case: Besides OtterBox, Seidio has also designed a brilliant rugged case for iPhone 5, the Seidio Convert. It merges a Surface case with a highly durable exoskeleton so that it can take up shocks and impacts. The case features a screen in holster that has a lock to keep the handset firmly in place on the go. The case is also rich with a screen protector that will secure the high clarity Retina display of the handset. Seidio is to sell the product for $49.95 and it comes in black and grey.
Seidio Surface Case with Kickstand: The Surface is yet another nice iPhone 5 case from Seidio. It remains unique with its metal kickstand, which you can use to rest the device while watching movies, slideshows and others. The case looks quite elegant and its smooth plastic chassis makes it nice to handle. The case’s colorful matt finish, which is just 1.2mm thick, will add much into the experience of users. The case maker is to sell the Surface for iPhone 5 in a variety of colors that include white, black, grey, red, blue and more. The case comes for $34.95.
Apple is set to start selling its new iPhone on Friday, Sep. 21. The device has so far earned much fame thanks to its rich features such as a large 4-inch Retina display, A6-based quad core processor, 1GB of RAM, 4G LTE and more. Indeed, the 2012 upgrade of the handset is the thinnest and lightest of the series.