Mophie gets tough with Juice Pack Pro iPhone 4/4S case
The new Juice Pack Pro is a rugged case that has an integrated 2,500 mAh-capacity battery.
Mophie would probably argue that the Juice Pack Pro is actually tougher than an Otterbox case. It's touting its first ruggedized battery pack case as exceeding military specification MIL-STD 810G, which is pretty tough.
That said, the case is water-resistant but not totally waterproof (it can't go underwater). It has a built-in screen protector and comes with a rotating belt clip. According to Mophie, that 2,500 mAh capacity battery provides 150 percent extra battery for the iPhone 4/4S and is the largest battery case the company currently offers.
Other features worth noting: the included USB cable enables simultaneous charge and sync (with iTunes), and an on/off toggle switch lets you choose between standby and charging mode. Like other Mophie battery cases, an integrated four-LED status indicator lets you know how much "juice" is left and also displays how much time remains during the charging process.
Needless to say, it's not a lightweight case (the shipping weight is listed as 1 pound) and it is rather pricey at $129.95. But for those who want both a seriously rugged case and a built-in battery extender, this will definitely be on your short list.
As soon as I get my hands on one, I'll let you know just how bulky it really is.