Success always brings a cell phone at least three things: fame, fortune, and lots of accessories.
Walk into any carrier store and the shelves will be lined with cases, car chargers, and syncing docks as soon as the hottest handsets go on sale. That certainly
A simple design
With its sleek design and expansive display, the Galaxy S3 is a looker. And even though Molly Wood that the handset can take a beating, the excessively danger-prone may prefer the peace of mind that a case brings.
Already there are many choices available -- David Carnoy-- but I'd have to put the Tech21 Impact Snap case near the top of the list. Strong, lightweight, and slim, the Impact Snap adds the protection you need without interrupting the handset's striking profile. It's also affordable, at $29.99.
Made by the same company that brought us the
The bright orange area inside the case is the D30 material that's at the core of Tech21's products ( from CTIA for a closer look at D30). Though here it's not quite as malleable as when it's in its "natural" form, you can use the Impact Snap to test D30's unique properties for yourself.
Press your fingernail into it slowly, for example, and you'll feel the material give slightly. Your fingernail will leave a slight impression that will disappear instantly. Try striking it sharply with a key, however, and D30 will take the blow without leaving a mark. Likewise, while you can bend the Impact Snap when you squeeze your hand slowly, it's stiff when you knock it against a table. That's just how D30 is supposed to work -- absorb the blows and direct them away from your phone.