Just in time for summer
This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases bring you fitness-forward options from Belkin and Griffin, cases for photographers from Manfrotto and Olloclip, and extended battery life from Mophie and PowerSkin.
Slim and stylish, the Sport-Fit Plus Armband (iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; $30 to $35) comfortably wraps around your arm while housing your iPhone 6 during walks or runs.
Made of stretchy neoprene, the armband offers full access to the iPhone’s ports and buttons, includes room for your keys, cash, and other necessities, and lets you easily operate your touchscreen without interfering with any of its functions. Available in sidewalk/fuchsia, blacktop/limelight, or blacktop/overcast, the Sport-Fit comes with a complimentary six-month MapMyRun MVP membership to keep you on your fitness game.
We’ve got another running band for you: The Adidas Armband (iPhone 6; $30), a nylon armband with a built-in key holder.
Its pocket for the iPhone 6 has a clear window that is touchscreen compatible, so you can pause your running app or play a new song without having to take your iPhone out. It also and a port for your ear buds or a heart rate monitor. Its design prevents excessive moisture from building up, keeping you cool and comfortable during your run.
The Odyssey 5 (iPhone 5/5S; $90) is a three-piece aluminum bumper case that comes with a number of interchangeable back covers.
Available in black, red, gold, or silver, the Odyssey 5 blends in with your iPhone’s look and prevents damage from scratches or drops. The bumper includes precise cutouts for all your ports and buttons.
The KLYP+ (iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; $25) turns your iPhone 6 into a personal camera, thanks to its detachable kickstand that can be used to mount a tripod and its threaded connection around the bumper where you can attach lenses and other accessories.
The KLYP+ comes in white, black, or red.
Mophie, you’ve delighted us again. The Juice Pack H2PRO (iPhone 6; $130) doubles your iPhone 6’s battery life, even when… you’re underwater.
The Juice Pack includes a powerful 2750-mAh battery, meets or exceed military test standards for shock and drops up to 1.2 meters, and can be completely submerged for about 30 minutes without any ill effects.
The Ollocase (iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; $30) protects your iPhone 6 and offers support for Olloclip’s iPhone lenses, which dramatically boost its camera capabilities.
Available in smoke black or clear gray, the case sports raised edges to prevent damage to your screen if placed face-down, a rubberized bumper for corner and side protection, and a scratch-resistant back.
The Spare (iPhone 6; $80) incorporates a 2200-mAh battery to let you use your apps and chat all day long.
MFI certified and NFC compatible, the case doesn’t interfere with Apple Pay, and comes in space gray, silver, or gold editions that match the iPhone’s original finish.
The Thin Fit A (iPhone 6; $15) is made from polycarbonate, with a urethane coating that helps prevent discoloration over time.
The case features bottom openings for your Lighting port and headphone jack, and generous cutouts for your buttons and camera; it comes in Champagne Gold, Gunmetal, Metal Slate, and Satin Silver.
When hygiene is your primary concern, the Volo Case Sanitized (iPhone 6; $30) helps prevent the growth of bacteria thanks to a proprietary antimicrobial treatment.
The case features reinforced corners and a customized bezel, and sports a slip-proof design that improves your grip. It comes in different themed color options, like Shield, Armor, Vitality, Defender, Sentinel, Sentry, and Guardian.
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