Tag Archives: Cases

Review: STM Dux rugged case for iPad Air 2

You’re probably most aware of STM as a manufacturer of laptop bags and sleeves. But given our focus here at TiP, we’ve always enjoyed taking a look at STM’s protective gear for our iOS devices. The company’s latest effort is the STM Dux for iPad Air 2 (an update to last year’s Dux for iPad Air and iPad mini). The Dux line is a collection of…

Twelve South unveils BookBook for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Premium Apple accessory maker Twelve South has unveiled its latest addition to its product portfolio: BookBook for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The updated to its extremely popular vintage book-style cases for iOS devices brings support for Apple’s new 4.7- and 5.5-inch smartphones. BookBook’s exterior takes on the signature, distressed leather book look with…

Twelve South debuts SurfacePad for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Twelve South, makers of fine accessories for Apple products, has today unveiled its SurfacePad folio for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. SurfacePad, made of premium leather, is the perfect, lightweight way to protect your iPhone without adding a bulky case to the device. The SurfacePad is not just a pretty cover, though. Inside, it features two card slots…

Tech21 Classic Tactical review: Minimalistic yet rugged

It’s the age old problem — I want my expensive new iPhone to be well protected, but I don’t want to make the beautiful, thin and light device feel like a brick. Ok, maybe it’s not an age old problem, but it is certainly a modern-day conundrum. Nevertheless, the Classic Tactical from Tech21 aims to be the iPhone case to solve such issues. It’s a…

OtterBox Symmetry for iPhone 6 review: Solid protection… at a price

Everybody knows OtterBox produces high-quality smartphone cases. Every year, it is among the first wave of companies to bring out a number of cases to fit the new iPhone(s) and 2014 is no different. One such case is OtterBox’s Symmetry series. While not as rugged as its all-out protection Defender series, the Symmetry, available for iPhone 6 (and…

Incipio Edge for iPhone 6 review: Slim, light and surprisingly protective

At first glance, the Incipio Edge might look fairly unassuming. And it kind of is. It’s designed to be a slim case that offers decent protection for your iPhone while getting out of the way for the most part. The case features a two-part sliding design made of “rigid Plextonium” — or, erm, plastic — that encloses your iPhone 6 inside. The…

Best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus cases

Apple’s latest and greatest smartphones were made available for pre-order last week (and reportedly sold in record numbers). With new iPhones, comes new iPhone cases so, before customers get their hands on their new devices later this week, we thought we’d round up some of the very best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus cases currently available for launch…

New leather and silicone cases for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Alongside the unveiling of its new flagship iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices at its keynote today, Apple also revealed some accompanying accessories. The company will be offering a new line of cases for both sizes of iPhone in a range of colors and materials. Firstly, as picture above, Apple will be selling a leather case made from “premium,…