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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by YDG, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. YDG

    YDG New Member
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    I see they have the pictures up on the site now,but does anyone know when they will be released for the Droid X?
     

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  2. bugeyeblue

    bugeyeblue Well-Known Member
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    They'll email you if you just subscribe to their email listing to let people know when it will be available.
     
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  3. Wogs

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    Looks like ill be getting a cheap silicone case until these come out. I've never had a smartphone nor a case but these seems to be the style I like.
     
  4. crboone

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    That also *could* be a good thing -- if they give precedence to those who signed up for an email notice. If you simply watched the site and they sold out before you had a chance to purchase ...

    Then again, it may just be first come, first served.

    I also got the glossy silicone (Verizon) case in the meantime, and it's quite nice. Also fits in the leather pouch. Only negative is that it gets fingerprints all over it.
     
  5. whalebus

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    I went into rei to check out the otterboxes and the DX is just a little too long to fit into the one made for the ATT phone. You might be able to trim the rubber a little, but it is probably better to wait for the real deal. At the moment, I am using the medium sized Sealine case (again, the small is made exactly for those other phones) and it works great so that I can use my Kindle App in wet environments.

    Sealine E-Case
     
  6. jbhumph

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    The Otterbox cases look really nice but the one thing I hate about cases is adding more bulk to a slim phone. It looks as though they did a really nice job of keeping the Defender slimmer but does anyone know from experience with Otterbox how they will actually be?
     
  7. Wogs

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    I dont mine a little extra bulk. I drop phones alot so I need the protection and this is my first smart phone so I dont want anything to happen to it
     
  8. Brian_83

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    I'd say it'll be a while. The Incredible has been out since May and the Otterbox cases still aren't available. They say coming soon still as well.
     
  9. labeledbass

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    I had an otterbox for my storm 1 and the phone still looks brand new, but this X is already big, the commuter may be more of my style, of course I do like the belt clip just in case, well, when it won't fit in your pocket...

    Oh, btw, I was on the mailing list for a Dinc otterbox - never received anything, still states "coming soon"... should have taken that as a warning, well I guess I did. :) Happy droid X user <<<<
     
  10. crboone

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    If Otterbox takes that long to produce their cases, I might wait for the release of the Seidio case instead.
     
  11. jbhumph

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    Wow, didn't realize the Incredible cases weren't available yet...bummer...cause I'd imagine they'd be released before the X
     
  12. bigtex19

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    wonder if the otterbox cases will still fit phones that have the extended battery :thinking:
     
  13. Wogs

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    Are the screen protectors part of the case or do you have the option not to put the screen protector on.
     
  14. skipdividedmalfunction

    skipdividedmalfunction Active Member
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    They've already released cases for the iphone 4 which came out after the incredible. It is the iphone, however.
     
  15. Roxors

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    Where i am told
  16. bigtex19

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    i dont drop mine alot either....its just kind of like an insurance policy. i dont need my case but every blue moon, but i am glad i have it when i do need it
     
  17. tritan

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    I twittered them on this and they stated they would pass it along to R&D.
     

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