Accessories Speck Cover - Available through Verizonwireless.com

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by kevinbakon, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. kevinbakon

    kevinbakon Well-Known Member
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    This is the first I've seen this case for the Inc.
    Admitedly, it doesn't appear to be the most attractive online, but I'd like to see it in person & I'm curious if the cases's accents are the same as the Inc. red . . . so I went ahead & ordered one and if I don't like it, I'll return it within my 30 days.
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  2. Liquoredolce

    Liquoredolce Well-Known Member
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    There was another thread about this a while back, I can't remember if anyone ordered it though.

    Make sure you take pictures and report back, thanks for being the guinea pig!
     
  3. Christian15

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    Was going to get it til I heard about how easy the back scratched. Got a white seidio active case instead. The buttons ate much easier to press than they are on the speck also, although the speck is a sweet looking case
     
  4. Christian15

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    And yes its a red in person, similar to a red plastic cup. I thought it was awesome in person.
     
  5. dspcap

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    A friend of mine has it, it's very nice. I personally think the Active is a little better feel, but I think it will come down to preference.
     
  6. sirchadwick1

    sirchadwick1 Well-Known Member
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    That is a great looking case, but I'm turned off by the easy scratching!
    Seidio Active for the win!
     
  7. Dream

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    Yep, I bought this case a few weeks back and posted pictures of it. Loved it, but the case scratched SUPER easy and the buttons were wicked hard to press (volume and power). So I returned it. For $30 I expected more. Back to waiting on Otterbox.
     
  8. kevinbakon

    kevinbakon Well-Known Member
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    LOL, hopefully you haven't moved on to your next phone by the time Otterbox comes through (like maybe the Incredible 2?)
     
  9. silverxbv2

    silverxbv2 Well-Known Member
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    I just got one today. Really good looking cover.
     
  10. Dream

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    Tell me about it! I've had the black vzw silicone cover it since day 1 so its still protected.
     
  11. greenro89

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    I've been carrying my phone naked since I first got it since I'm very picky when it comes to cases. I really like this one, but I wish that the buttons weren't so dang hard to push on it.
     
  12. mauiblue

    mauiblue Well-Known Member
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    I've had my Speck case for a few weeks now. Much better than those cheap two piece cases. As for those complaining about how hard the buttons are to push, I think in time they will loosen up a bit with use as mine's not that bad at all after a few weeks of use.
     
  13. novenom

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    I just picked this case up today and i have the otterbox between the two i prefer the speck it looks and feels better to me. The buttons are not that hard to press they are easier on the otter box but i think that will change as it breaks in. Now don't get me wrong the otterbox is a good case as well but it is definetly bulkier. In comparision the speck is a smidge larger than the verizon glossy silicone case.I don't think you can go wrong with either case it all comes down to personal preferance.
     
  14. radtechy

    radtechy Well-Known Member
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    i have the speck candyshell and love it!!! so what it scratches who cares its a case to protect your phone and thats what it does. i prefer it over the otterbox commuter when i had my iphone i hated how the silicone would always move and collect dust

    just my 0.02
     
  15. imtoomuch

    imtoomuch Well-Known Member
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    I just got my Speck in the mail today. I love the case on my friend's iPhone, but holy **** I did not realize pressing the unlock and volume buttons would take this much effort. It's literally insane. The engineers ****ed this one up!

    My question is, does this break-in at all? Do the buttons get easier to push? I would think they would.

    And I also have to say it scratches way too easily. I could have made a case out of butterfly wings and it would have been more scratch resistant!
     

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