Apple’s full-sized iPad is back in a big way, with a major reduction in size, and a new name. eo help drive home the drop in weight, the 5th generation is being marketed as the iPad Air, all part of a reboot of their 9.7-inch tablet. When the third and fourth generation iPads were released in 2012, they were the only retina models available, providing them with a definitive advantage when compared to the iPad and later in the year, the iPad mini. For some customers, that wasn’t enough, forgoing the retina display for the diminutive mini, which has had […]
When you think of Spigen SGP, the products that usually come to mind are ultra thin cases or their excellent line of screen protectors led by the Glas.t premium protector. The trouble with those cases is that they cater to only a certain part of the market, those looking for a high quality minimalist case. With their new line of cases, the company is looking to branch out, offering a higher level protection. Will they give Otterbox, among others, a run for their money. Read on for our full Spigen SGP Tough Armor Case for iPhone 5/5s review.
The introduction and subsequent release of the iPhone 5s has seen a renewed interest in all things gold, including cases and accessories. If you managed to secure a gold iPhone 5s, the natural inclination is to find a case that looks good with it. For those with an iPhone 5 and suffering from a bit of gold envy, cases can be a great way to infuse a bit of life or color into an older phone. Looking to capitalize on the gold rush is Spigen/SGP, who have announced all new cases, many of which are available in a champagne gold. […]
This year has seen some changes from Apple, first with the introduction of two new iPhones and a renewed focus on iPhone accessories. When the iPhone 5 launched, you couldn’t find a case, be it from the Apple Store or a third party manufacturer. The iPhone 5s benefits from the bevy of iPhone 5 cases and have started making their own cases. You’ve got the new leather iPhone 5s case, which Marianne reviewed and the hard to ignore iPhone 5c case. Casting our first impressions aside, we went hands-on and present our iPhone 5c case review. As we noted in […]
This year has seen Apple introduce two new iPhones, an update to their flagship premium model in the form of the iPhone 5s and a new lower-cost model, the iPhone 5c. After years of speculation of what some thought would be a cheap iPhone, the iPhone 5c is everything but cheap. Priced at $99 on contract and $549 off contract, it fills the void of providing consumer with a less expensive option to the iPhone 5s. Read on to find out what’s old, what’s new and what we think in our comprehensive iPhone 5c review. Apple is known for high […]
When Apple announced the iPhone 5s earlier this month, the consumer electronics giant also introduced a case made to complement its new flagship iOS device. Made from premium leather, Apple’s iPhone 5s Case is available in brown, beige, black, yellow, and red and retails for $39. This isn’t Apple’s first foray into iPhone cases though it hasn’t made very many over the years. Apple made a leather sleeve for the first-generation iPhone and a bumper to help address Antennagate, a signal attenuation problem with the iPhone 4. Other than this, Apple has largely left the case market to other manufacturers, who have […]
Apple in September, 2013 returned to their yearly cycle, introducing the iPhone 5S. It’s joined by the low-cost iPhone 5c, that will now serve to attract buyers interested in an iPhone, but looking for a smartphone that is more affordable. Apple’s upgrade scheduling has shifted from summer being the months that we can expect to see new iPhones to the fall. It started with the iPhone 4s and has followed that schedule ever since. Since the inception of the original iPhone in 2007, Apple has typically reserved major design changes for every other new iPhone release. The iPhone 3G, iPhone […]
iOS 7 Review and Guide: Everything You Need To Know About Apple’s New Operating System Polarizing has been a common word to describe Apple’s iOS 7. For years, we’ve grown accustomed to yearly updates that would layer new features over the existing framework. When you updated from iOS 4 to iOS 5 or iOS 5 to iOS 6, the changes were not so extreme as to disrupt your comfort zone. Apple would rollout new software releases on a yearly basis, which would include hundreds of new features. If you had a relatively current iPhone, you were in line to receive a […]
I love the thinness of the iPad mini. So much so that I’ve forgotten my since departed iPad 4, a device that desperately needs to enlist the help of Jillian and Bob. The iPad mini with its curved edges and aluminum surface can at times make it slippery. It might just be too thin. The good news is that with the right case, you don’t have to give up thin to win. Read on for my full Poetic Slimline Case for iPad mini review to see if this is a low-cost option worth checking out. When you’re choosing a case […]
You love the look of your iPhone 5 and naturally, you want to show it off. While you spend a few minutes considering going without a case, you come to the realization that going naked could result in scratches, dings and other scary things happening to your iPhone. Enter the crystal case, an option for those who want to revel in the beauty of their iPhone, but not at the expense of exposing it to the elements. Is a crystal case the perfect solution? Read on for our comprehensive Luvvitt Cristal case review for the iPhone 5.