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Topic # 108583 1-Sep-2012 23:40 Send private message

So I recently got a 4S and I'm a pretty clumsy person so I went looking around for cases but I couldn't really find which one would protect the phone itself from falls, absorb shock and maybe stop the screen from cracking.

Are there any suggestions for tough, shock absorbent 4S cases that are readily available in NZ shops that I don't have to buy online?

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  Reply # 680262 2-Sep-2012 00:38 Send private message

Checkout JB Hifi. Look for Otter box / Case mate tough





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  Reply # 680273 2-Sep-2012 06:22 Send private message

+1 for the case mate

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  Reply # 680290 2-Sep-2012 09:38 Send private message

Or the Survivor - http://www.jbhifi.co.nz/phones/accessories/griffin/iphone-4-survivor-case-sku-26913/
You'd do well to break you phone while it's in there.

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  Reply # 680888 3-Sep-2012 15:10 Send private message

Check out the Lifeproof case http://www.trademe.co.nz/mobile-phones/vodafone/iphone/iphone-4/auction-508329921.htm

A
 lot of shops sell these are they are quite slim (ish).  Checkout the videos on YouTube.

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  Reply # 680955 3-Sep-2012 16:47 Send private message

I saw one of these at a Vodafone store
http://www.case-mate.com/tank/

The only thing I can think of that would be safer is to keep the phone in an actual tank.

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