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Car Dock with Protective Case

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mann, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. mann

    mann New Member
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    I have a Droid with protective case...is there any car dock that works with the case? I got a Droid 2 car dock based on the recent video and it does not work with the protective case.

    I have the protective case that Verizon sells with the criss-cross pattern on it. I don't see any other markings to identify it more clearly.

    I need a solution where I can dock the Droid in the car (with power to the Droid) while still in the case. Does anyone know of a combination that works?

    I searched the forums but could not find an answer to this specific request.

    Thanks in advance.
     

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  2. NHARRISON1969

    NHARRISON1969 Active Member
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    I have the same issue. I was going to check out a universal dock (you can get them at Walmart, etc.) and see if I can get that to work given that we now have 270 degree rotation and just use the "car home" icon to enter car mode.
     
  3. global2

    global2 Well-Known Member
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    The Seidio line has many options. Their Innocase fits their car and desk dock. Car dock a bit expensive. I have the desk dock and love it with my Innocase. There are other threads about this subject.
     
  4. csdonotcross

    csdonotcross New Member
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    I have the Seido dock for my Motorola Droid and it has some issues. When the phone/dock gets hot from being on the windshield, it stops charging the phone. If you are using google maps/navigation and not paying attention to your phone for it stopping charging, your battery will depleted. I have to take the phone out of the charger and hold it in front of the a/c vent to cool it off and then put it back in the charger. Sometimes it will start charging again and sometimes not. I wish it didn't have this issue because I love it otherwise. I like being able to have their case on it. My husband likes the Motorola dock but he can't have a case on his phone because of it. I'm too rough on phones for that.
     

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