iPhone cases archive

  • New iPad mini cases pictured as manufacturers prepare for launch, strange new rear hole appears
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    New iPad mini cases pictured as manufacturers prepare for launch, strange new rear hole appears

    By 19 September 2012

    Apple accessory manufacturers are ramping up production in anticipation of the arrival of the iPad mini some time before Christmas. Australian case, cover and bag company Toffee has led the charge by showing two of its leather-finished numbers to Pocket-lint...

  • Boostcase Hybrid: The two-piece iPhone 4S battery case
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    Boostcase Hybrid: The two-piece iPhone 4S battery case

    By 10 September 2012

    The Boostcase Hybrid is a two-piece cover and battery case for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S that promises to give you extra power when you need it, but still be a slim iPhone case when you don't. Available from Firebox in the UK for £59.99, the case comes...

  • Element Case Vapor Pro Elite iPhone case pictures and hands-on
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    Element Case Vapor Pro Elite iPhone case pictures and hands-on

    By 27 July 2012

    iPhone cases are two a penny these days, but its not very often that here at Pocket-lint we get sent an iPhone case that is made from precision machined aircraft-grade aluminium, or one that includes a CNC machined-aluminium speed wrench in the box to...

  • Holga SLFT-IP4 iPhone case helps you snap creative photos
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    Holga SLFT-IP4 iPhone case helps you snap creative photos

    By 6 July 2012

    You've probably heard of Intagram, the app that lets you apply a wide gamut of filters to your photographs as you take them or after the fact and then share the glorious results with your mates.  What you probably haven't heard of though is the Holga...

  • Deep sea photography thanks to waterproof iPhone case
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    Deep sea photography thanks to waterproof iPhone case

    By 9 April 2012

    Two new waterproof cases will enable you to capture underwater photographs and record video footage. The TAT7 iPhone Scuba Case will protect your iPhone to depths of up to 30 metres and sports three carefully positioned buttons that will enable you to...

  • Padintosh iPad 2 case revives Apple Macintosh
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    Padintosh iPad 2 case revives Apple Macintosh

    By 10 January 2012

    A new take on the original Apple Macintosh has been launched at CES 2012 in Las Vegas; called the Padintosh iPad case it'll bring some retro styling to your iPad or iPad 2. The new Padintosh, created by gadget developer thumbsUp, pays tribute to the Apple...

  • Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on
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    Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on

    By 23 November 2011

    With the iPhone 4 topping the charts as the most popular "camera" on Flickr, it’s clear that people are using iPhones to take an awful lot of pictures. Canopy think they can step things up a notch with their Kapok case. The Kapok is a case for your...

  • Win one of ten iPhone 4 MiLi Power Springs
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    Win one of ten iPhone 4 MiLi Power Springs

    By 26 October 2011

    Want an iPhone 4 Power Spring that doesn't leave your pockets bulging? What would you say to your iPhone lasting an extra 6 hours without a charge? Imagine Angry Birding and hot-spotting it all day without worrying about running out of juice - very nice....

  • Fisher-Price Apptivity iPhone case makes iPhone baby-friendly
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    Fisher-Price Apptivity iPhone case makes iPhone baby-friendly

    By 30 September 2011

    iPhone cases come in all shapes and sizes, but this is the first time we’ve seen a case that is designed to allow you to share your iPhone or iPod touch with your new born baby. The Fisher-Price Apptivity case has been designed for mums, and dads, that...

  • Pipetto HunterWanderer Collection: The most stylish iPad and iPhone cases yet
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    Pipetto HunterWanderer Collection: The most stylish iPad and iPhone cases yet

    By 21 September 2011

    Pocket-lint has seen its fair-share of iPhone and iPad cases. In fact, we get sent so many of them to take a look at that we've built a small extension on the side of Pocket-lint towers using them as bricks. It hasn't been signed off as safe by the authorities,...

  • Griffin Threadless iPhone 4 cases hands on
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    Griffin Threadless iPhone 4 cases hands on

    By 8 July 2011

    It's been a while since we featured any iPhone 4 cases on Pocket-lint (Japanese food based aside, of course) and that's probably because it's been a while since we saw any quite as funky and cool as the latest Griffin / Threadless collaborations. Back...

  • Japanese cuisine in iPhone case form
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    Japanese cuisine in iPhone case form

    By 23 June 2011

    Food and smartphone unite! A Japanese case manufacturer has created this pair of awesome culinary iPhone 4 cases. We imagine the idea of a giant slab of plastic eel pinned to the back of your handset is not going to be particularly ergonomically friendly....

  • Griffin Threadless covers add class to your iDevice
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    Griffin Threadless covers add class to your iDevice

    By 4 May 2011

    Griffin has teamed up with Threadless to bring you a range of funky limited edition iPhone and iPod touch covers. Threadless is a company which takes an open source approach to t-shirt design. Threadless takes design submissions from its online community,...

  • Hipstamatic HipstaCase gives your iPhone a retro makeover
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    Hipstamatic HipstaCase gives your iPhone a retro makeover

    By 28 April 2011

    We at Pocket-lint are huge fans of the Hipstamatic app, and all its retro goodness. If only there was a way of making our iPhone 4 look more in line with the brilliantly funky shots it can shoot with the app though. Well now there is - the HipstaCase;...

  • Steve Jobs suspended....in carbonite iPhone case
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    Steve Jobs suspended....in carbonite iPhone case

    By 27 April 2011

    There are some brilliant iPhone cases and skins available over at Society6. And there are some weird ones. This one ticks both boxes. Yep, that's Steve Jobs you see there - looking like he's trying to escape some sort of freaky latex party; or maybe you...

  • Thumbs Up's 80s Retro iPhone case at The Gadget Show Live
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    Thumbs Up's 80s Retro iPhone case at The Gadget Show Live

    By 12 April 2011

    The yearning for all things retro continues apace (even though The Ting Tings seemed to have buggered off) and there's nothing that screams 1983 than a "brick" mobile phone. However, not only is it hard to get hold of a Motorola DynaTAC 8000X these days,...

  • The iPhone case that’s also a bottle opener, we go hands on
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    The iPhone case that’s also a bottle opener, we go hands on

    By 22 March 2011

    We know what you’re thinking: we've got a tough job sometimes. Today it's testing out an iPhone case that's also a bottle opener, just for you dear reader.   If, like us, you're one of those people that is always having to open your suds on a radiator,...

  • Toughen up your iPhone 4 with Griffin's Survivor series
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    Toughen up your iPhone 4 with Griffin's Survivor series

    By 14 March 2011

    Let's face it. The iPhone 4 is a lot of things; sexy, quick, useful, expensive - but there's also a lot of things that it's not. And one of the things it sorely lacks is a bit of ruggedness. In terms of toughness, the iPhone 4 is more Mr Muscle than Mr...

  • Ben Allen designed arty iPhone 4 cases
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    Ben Allen designed arty iPhone 4 cases

    By 17 February 2011

    Proporta has unveiled a couple of swanky new iPhone 4 cases as a result of a partnership with Brighton based artist Ben Allen. The hard shell cases come in two designs - Skull and Zebra - which are inspired by the punk movement and "visions of the streets...

  • Thumbs Up to this 1980s yuppie iPhone case
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    Thumbs Up to this 1980s yuppie iPhone case

    By 28 January 2011

    Everyone knows that the 1980s was the defining decade of the 20th century. The A-Ha video was the pinnacle of CGI, Thundercats toys were available in the shops, neon clothing (especially clothing that had "Relax" printed on it) was cool, and big phones...

  • Philips ArmaDuo iPhone case double downs on protection
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    Philips ArmaDuo iPhone case double downs on protection

    By 5 January 2011

    Philips has announced a new range of iPhone 4 cases designed for the super clumsy. The ArmaDuo (yes it is a play on the word armadillo) offers so much protection that it’s actually two iPhone cases in one according to Philips. In reality, the mix and...

  • Exolife iPhone 4 exoskeleton extends battery life
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    Exolife iPhone 4 exoskeleton extends battery life

    By 16 November 2010

    If you’ve gone from the iPhone 3GS or iPhone 3G to the iPhone 4, you’ll know that the battery has been vastly improved, however you’ll also know that the battery is still unlikely to get you through a whole day and to the next with moderate to heavy...

  • Angry Birds iPhone 4 cases coming from Gear4
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    Angry Birds iPhone 4 cases coming from Gear4

    By 10 November 2010

    Pocket-lint has just been tipped the nod from one of our readers* that there's a range of Angry Birds cases coming for the iPhone 4 later this month. Currently listed on the O2 coming soon page, the Gear4 sleeves sport brightly-coloured depictions of...

  • Design your own iPhone 3GS / 4 case skin with Case Hut
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    Design your own iPhone 3GS / 4 case skin with Case Hut

    By 22 September 2010

    Online retailer Case Hut offers iPhone users the chance to design their own skins for 3G, 3GS and 4 handsets. Called Hotskins, the customer needs only provide an image for the case and Case Hut will print it using high quality processes, promising vibrant...

  • Apple Store Covent Garden: Limited edition cases
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    Apple Store Covent Garden: Limited edition cases

    By 11 August 2010

    Incase has designed some limited edition cases to celebrate the launch of the "best ever" Apple Store at Covent Garden. The cases, which pay homage to the historic arches that surround the new Apple Store, are available exclusively from the store at 1...