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Gator Cases Hard-Shell Wood Case for Standard Electric Guitars; Fits Fender Stratocaster/Telecaster, & More (GWE-ELECTRIC) , Black

  • Ultra-durable plywood construction with Black Tolex PVC covering creates a moisture-resistant, rugged exterior
  • Ergonomic handle offers a comfortable grip, perfectly balancing the weight of your instrument
  • Thick plush lining keeps your guitar cushioned against impact
  • Spacious interior accessory compartment organizes all your favorite guitar accessories, while providing additional neck support
  • Interior Dimensions: Body Length: 19", Body Height: 3", Lower Bout Width: 13", Middle Bout Width: 13", Upper Bout Width: 13", Overall Length: 40.5"

How To Choose The Best Case

A good case is essential for protecting your smartphone. This guide will help you pick the best case for your device.

What Is A Case?

Cases protect phones from damage caused by drops, bumps, and scratches. Cases come in many different styles, colors, and materials. They are available for all types of cellphones including smartphones, tablets, and even feature phones. There are several reasons why people choose to buy a case instead of using nothing at all. The most common reason is because they want to make sure their device stays safe while still looking good. Another reason is that some people like the added protection that comes with having a case on their phone. For example, if someone accidentally knocks their phone off of a countertop, a case will help prevent any damage to the screen. If you're interested in buying a case, there are plenty of options available online. You can find cases made from plastic, leather, silicone, rubber, metal, and more. Most cases are very affordable, but some are quite expensive. It's important to look into what type of material each case is made from before purchasing. Plastic cases tend to be cheaper than others, but they may scratch over time. Leather cases are generally more durable than plastic ones, but they can get dirty and smelly after a few months of regular use.

Who Needs A Case?

Do you ever wish you could carry around your smartphone everywhere you went? Maybe you'd love to use your phone while riding your bike or hiking through the woods. But do you know how to protect your precious device?

Well, you're in luck. There are several types of protective cases available today. Some are made specifically for smartphones. Others are designed to fit most phones. Still others are meant to protect tablets. No matter which type you prefer, you'll find one that fits your lifestyle.

Smartphones are getting smaller every year. As such, it's becoming increasingly difficult to hold them comfortably in your hands. Fortunately, there are several solutions. One of these includes carrying a case. These cases offer protection against scratches and bumps. They also allow you to easily access your phone's controls.

There are two main categories of cases. First, there are hard cases. These are usually made of plastic or metal. They're typically bulky and heavy. However, they're perfect for protecting your phone from drops and falls. Second, there are soft cases. These are generally made of fabric. They're lightweight and flexible. They're ideal for keeping your phone close to your body during activities like biking, running, and walking.

No matter which type of case you prefer, you'll find one that works best for you. After all, each person has unique preferences. So, before choosing a case, think carefully about your lifestyle. Are you someone who likes to travel? Does your job require you to take your phone along? Is your phone prone to damage?

Once you've answered these questions, you can narrow down your search. Then, look for a case that offers the features you desire. For instance, does your phone have a fingerprint scanner? How about a built-in stand? Should you purchase a case with a screen protector? What about a battery pack?

After deciding upon your desired features, you can shop online. Many companies sell cases directly to consumers. Others sell accessories separately. Either way, you'll find a case that suits your needs. And, once you've found one, you can order it right away.

Keep in mind that buying a case isn't the only thing you need to do. You must also ensure that your phone is protected. To do this, follow these steps:

Screen protectors aren't waterproof. Thus, they shouldn't be removed unless you plan on using your phone in water. Otherwise, remove the screen protector immediately.

Use a microfiber cloth to wipe off dirt and dust. Also, clean the backside of your phone. Doing so removes fingerprints and smudges.

Features To Consider When Buying A Case

Design. The first thing you'll notice about a case is how it looks. This is important, since you may end up wearing this case every time you take your phone out of your pocket. Make sure the design fits your personality. Do you prefer minimalism? Then opt for a simple, sleek case. Are you more into color? Go for something bold and colorful.

Durability. How durable does the case feel? Does it seem sturdy enough to protect your device against drops and bumps? Is there anything inside the case that could scratch your screen? These are questions you'll want answered before purchasing a case.

Size. What size do you prefer? Will the case fit comfortably in your hand? Can you easily access buttons and controls while holding the case in your hands?

Material. Some cases are made of plastic, others are made of leather, and still others are made of metal. Each material has its own pros and cons. Plastic tends to be lightweight, but it doesn't hold up well over time. Leather is heavy, but it feels great in your hands. Metal is strong, but it's bulky and hard to carry around.

Accessibility. Most cases feature lanyards that allow you to clip your phone onto them. But if you'd rather leave your phone in your pocket, then you'll want to check out flip covers. Flip covers let you quickly slip your phone into the cover and snap it shut. They're perfect for those who travel frequently and want their phones protected.

Protection. Many cases feature built-in protection features, such as bump guards and drop safeties. Check to see if these features are included in the price of the case.

Waterproofing. Waterproofing isn't always necessary, but it can be useful during rainy days. Some cases are waterproof, while others are splash proof.

Battery Life. Battery life is another factor to consider when shopping for a case. Some cases feature replaceable batteries, while others only work with standard AA batteries.

Different Types Of Case

Cases are a necessity for anyone who owns a smartphone. Whether you use your device for business or pleasure, having a good quality case makes life a lot easier. Cases protect your phone from damage and keep it safe from scratches and dents. They also prevent your screen from getting cracked or damaged by dropping it.

There are two main categories of cases; Hard Cases and Soft Cases. Both offer protection against damage but each category offers its own advantages and disadvantages.

Hard Cases. Hard cases are made from rigid materials like plastic and metal. They are strong and durable. These are also heavy and bulky. Cases are therefore not suitable for those who travel frequently. Cases are also unsuitable for phones with large screens.

Soft Cases. Soft cases are lighter and thinner than hard cases. These are also less protective. Cases are therefore better suited to smartphones with smaller screens. These are also cheaper than hard cases. Cases are also more flexible. This means they are better suited to phones with curved edges.

The following sections go through the differences between the two types of cases in detail.

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Amazon Basics External Hard Drive Portable Carrying Case

  • Max compatible dimensions (outside): 5.8 x 4.2 x 1.2 inches
  • Compact case to store or transport medium and larger portable hard drives
  • Slim line design allows case to easily fit into any backpack or briefcase
  • Interior strap and zippered closure secures portable hard drive in place
  • Internal mesh pocket conveniently stores power cords
  • Drive case inside size is 5"x 3.25"x0.4
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Fractal Design Define R5 - Mid Tower Computer Case - ATX - Optimized for High Airflow and Silent - 2X Dynamix GP-14 140mm Silent Fans Included - Water-cooling Ready - Black

  • Optimally Designed For Silent Computing With High Density Noise-Reducing Material Throughout The Case For Maximum Sound Absorption, While Not Compromising On Airflow And Cooling Capabilities.
  • Extensive Water Cooling Support For A Case Of This Size; Housing Radiators Up To 420Mm In The Top And 360Mm In The Front.
  • Equipped With New Tool-Less Moduvent Fan Slot Covers Allowing The User To Install More Fans If Desired Or Keep Fan Slots Covered To Maximize Sound Absorption.
  • Including Two Fractal Design Dynamic Gp14 140Mm Fans Developed For Superlative Airflow While Still Maintaining Low Noise Levels.
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NZXT H510 - CA-H510B-W1 - Compact ATX Mid-Tower PC Gaming Case - Front I/O USB Type-C Port - Tempered Glass Side Panel - Cable Management System - Water-Cooling Ready - White/Black

  • New features: Front I/O USB Type-C Port and Tempered glass side panel with single screw installation
  • Enhanced cable management: Our patented cable routing kit with pre-installed channels and straps makes wiring easy and intuitive
  • STREAMLINED COOLING: 2 Aer F120mm fans included for optimal internal airflow and the front panel and PSU intakes include removable filters, removable bracket designed for radiators up to 240mm - simplifies the installation of either closed-loop or custom-loop water cooling
  • Motherboard support: Mini-ITX, MicroATX, and ATX
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OTTERBOX DEFENDER SERIES SCREENLESS EDITION Case for iPhone 11 - BLACK

  • Compatible with iPhone 11
  • Multi-layer defense: solid inner shell and soft outer cover (NO BUILT IN SCREEN PROTECTOR)
  • Belt-clip holster included that doubles as a kickstand for hands-free media viewing
  • Port covers keep out dust and debris. Inner hard shell, outer slipcover and holster deliver multi-layer defense
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#7

OTTERBOX DEFENDER SERIES SCREENLESS EDITION Case for iPhone 11 Pro Max - BLACK

  • Compatible with iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • Multi-layer defense: solid inner shell and soft outer cover (NO BUILT IN SCREEN PROTECTOR)
  • Belt-clip holster included that doubles as a kickstand for hands-free media viewing
  • Port covers keep out dust and debris
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
  • Ratcheted swivel design rotates 360° for ultimate flexibility
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OTTERBOX OTTER + POP SYMMETRY SERIES Case for iPhone 11 Pro - BLACK

  • Compatible with iPhone 11 Pro
  • Thin one-piece case with durable protection against drops, bumps and fumbles that is also compatible with Qi wireless charging
  • PopSockets PopGrip is integrated into case to help with holding, texting, snapping better pictures and hand-free viewing
  • PopTop designs are easy to switch out — just close flat, press down and turn to swap the PopTop.
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details) and 100% authentic
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#10

OtterBox Commuter Series Case for iPhone 12 Pro Max - Black

  • Compatible with iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • Lasting antimicrobial technology helps protect case exterior against many common bacteria It does not protect you or the screen
  • Case is infused with silver-based additive that continually blocks microbial growth
  • Thin profile slips in and out of pockets with soft inner and hard outer layers absorb and deflect impacts, open access to ports and speakers
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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OTTERBOX COMMUTER SERIES Case for iPhone 12 mini - BLACK

  • Compatible with iPhone 12 mini
  • Lasting antimicrobial technology helps protect case exterior against many common bacteria it does not protect you or the screen
  • Case is infused with silver-based additive that continually blocks microbial growth
  • Thin profile slips in and out of pockets with soft inner and hard outer layers absorb and deflect impacts, open access to ports and speakers
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty
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OTTERBOX SYMMETRY CLEAR SERIES Case for iPhone 12 & iPhone 12 Pro - STARDUST (SILVER FLAKE/CLEAR)

  • Compatible with iPhone 12 & iPhone 12 Pro
  • Clear, thin, sleek, stylish, pocket-friendly design, with wraparound colors and graphics add seamless style
  • Durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles and raised, beveled edge helps protect touchscreen
  • One-piece design pops on and off in a flash
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#13

Diaclara Designed for iPhone 12/12 Pro Case, Full Body Rugged Case with Built-in Touch Sensitive Anti-Scratch Screen Protector, Soft TPU Bumper Case for iPhone 12/12 Pro 6.1" (Blue and Clear)

  • 【360 Degree Full Body Rugged Protection】 Dual layer provides 360 degree full body rugged protection.Soft TPU shock absorption and raised 4 corners surround your phone and protect it from accidental drops and falls.
  • 【Built-in screen protector】 Diaclara clear designed case with built-in touch sensitive and anti-scratch screen protector, protect the fragile glass from scratches and cracks.
  • 【Extra Protection for the Screen and Camera】 2.2mm raised screen edge and 3.0mm raised camera edge provide extra protection for your phone screen and camera.
  • 【Supports Wireless Charging】 Works 100% with wireless charging pad, don't need to remove the case.
  • 【Compatibility & Support】 Compatible with iPhone 12 / 12 Pro 6.1". Easy to install or remove. Diaclara provide free replacement within 360 days, please feel free to contact us for any questions.
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#14

Cordking iPhone 11 Case, Silicone Ultra Slim Shockproof Phone Case with [Soft Anti-Scratch Microfiber Lining], 6.1 inch, Midnight Green

  • 【Silicone Case】for iPhone 11, Provide Multiple Color Choices. Support Wireless Charging
  • 【Full Body Covered】 1.2mm Raised Lips to for iPhone 11 Screen and Camera, Soft Microfiber Lining Inside Will Not Scratch Your iPhone Like Other Cases
  • 【Excellent Grip】Unique Premium Silicone Material Offering Sleek but Not Slippery Grip
  • 【Slim & Perfect Fits】Precise Cutouts for Easy Access to All Ports, Not Interfere with Microphone Using; Slim and Add No Extra Bulk to Your iPhone
  • 【Lifetime Replacement 】Offers Lifetime Replacement for Your iPhone 11 Silicone Case. Your are always the First for us.
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#15

Spigen Ultra Hybrid [Anti-Yellowing Technology] Designed for Google Pixel 6 Case (2021) - Crystal Clear

  • Hybrid technology that is made of a TPU bumper with a durable PC back
  • Crystal clear transparency flaunts original phone design
  • Raised bezels lift screen and camera off flat surfaces
  • Pronounced buttons are easy to feel and press, while large cutouts fit most cables
  • Pixel 6 Case Compatible with Google Pixel 6
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#16

Samsung Electronics Galaxy Z Fold 3 Phone Case, Silicone Protective Cover, Heavy Duty, Shockproof Smartphone Protector, US Version, Black,EF-PF926TBEGUS

  • Stylish And Comfortable: The Easy Grip Of Your Phone Is Made Even More Comfortable With The Silicone Cover'S Soft Grip Material; A Matte Finish Enhances The Softness And Ups The Style Factor
  • A Buffer Against Bumps: Made Of Soft Silicone, This Case Cradles Your Phone In Sleek Protection From Left To Right, Top To Bottom; The Slim Form Factor Doesn'T Add Bulk, So Although It Helps Prevent Damage, It Still Easily Fits In Your Pocket Or Bag
  • Safe From Edge To Edge: Place The Silicone Cover Onto Your Phone And It Covers The Sides And Edges With Softness; The Shape Is Made Specifically For Galaxy Z Fold 3, Adding Protection To The Phone’S Front And Rear While Keeping The Sleek Shape Intact
  • Included Components: Holster
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#17

OTTERBOX COMMUTER SERIES Case for iPhone 13 Pro (ONLY) - ROCK SKIP WAY

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 Pro (ONLY)
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.6) with lasting antimicrobial technology *Helps protect the case exterior against many common bacteria. It does not protect you or the screen
  • Thin, pocket-friendly case made with 35% recycled plastic slips in and out of pockets easily, has a secure grip for confident handling and compatible with Apple MagSafecharger and wireless charging
  • Dual layer, soft inner slipcover and hard outer shell absorb and deflect impact while port covers block dirt, dust and lint from getting into jacks and ports and raised edges protect camera and screen
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#18

OTTERBOX SYMMETRY SERIES Case for iPhone 13 Pro Max & iPhone 12 Pro Max - REST PURPLE

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 Pro Max & iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.8) with lasting antimicrobial technology that helps protect case exterior against many common bacteria (it does not protect you or the screen)
  • Compatible with Apple MagSafe charger and wireless charging, made with 50% recycled plastic and raised edges that protect camera and screen
  • Thin profile slips easily into tight pockets, the one-piece design pops on and off in a flash and durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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OTTERBOX SYMMETRY CLEAR SERIES Case for iPhone 13 (ONLY) - CLEAR

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 (ONLY)
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.8).
  • Compatible with Apple MagSafe charger and wireless charging, made with 50% recycled plastic and raised edges that protect camera and screen
  • Thin profile slips easily into tight pockets, the one-piece design pops on and off in a flash and durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#20

OTTERBOX SYMMETRY CLEAR SERIES Case for iPhone 13 Pro (ONLY) - STARDUST

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 Pro (ONLY)
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.8) with lasting antimicrobial technology that helps protect case exterior against many common bacteria (it does not protect you or the screen)
  • Compatible with Apple MagSafe charger and wireless charging, made with 50% recycled plastic and raised edges that protect camera and screen
  • Thin profile slips easily into tight pockets, the one-piece design pops on and off in a flash and durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#21

OTTERBOX COMMUTER SERIES Case for iPhone 13 Pro Max & iPhone 12 Pro Max - ROCK SKIP WAY

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 Pro Max & iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.6) with lasting antimicrobial technology. Helps protect the case exterior against many common bacteria. It does not protect you or the screen
  • Thin, pocket-friendly case made with 35% recycled plastic slips in and out of pockets easily, has a secure grip for confident handling and compatible with Apple MagSafecharger and wireless charging
  • Dual layer, soft inner slipcover and hard outer shell absorb and deflect impact while port covers block dirt, dust and lint from getting into jacks and ports and raised edges protect camera and screen. Synthetic rubber slipcover
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#22

i-Blason Cosmo Series Case for iPhone 13 Pro Max 6.7 inch (2021 Release), Slim Full-Body Stylish Protective Case with Built-in Screen Protector (Blue Butterfly)

  • iPhone 13 Pro Max case compatible with iPhone 13 Pro Max 6.7 inch (2021 Release).
  • Front cover includes a touch sensitive built-in screen protector that helps prevent your iPhone 13 Pro Max from scratches and cracks.
  • Flexible, impact-resistant TPU provides reliable, stellar protection from scrapes, bumps, or falls.(10-ft drop tested)
  • Adorable, slim design lets you mix and match with your favorite outfits and accessories.
  • Raised camera and screen bezels provide added protection; Precise cutouts allow easy access to all iPhone 13 Pro Max features and buttons; Compatible with both Magsafe and Most Other Wireless Chargers.
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#23

OtterBox Symmetry Series+ Antimicrobial Case with MagSafe for iPhone 13 - Black

  • Compatible with iPhone 13
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.6) with lasting antimicrobial technology *Helps protect the case exterior against many common bacteria. It does not protect you or the screen
  • Compatible with Apple MagSafe charger and wireless charging, made with 50% recycled plastic and raised edges that protect camera and screen
  • Thin profile slips easily into tight pockets, the one-piece design pops on and off in a flash and durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#24

OtterBox SYMMETRY SERIES+ CLEAR Antimicrobial Case with MagSafe for iPhone 12/13 Pro Max - Stardust

  • Compatible with iPhone 13 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • Tested to survive 3X as many drops as military standard (MIL-STD-810G 516.6) with lasting antimicrobial technology *Helps protect the case exterior against many common bacteria. It does not protect you or the screen
  • Compatible with Apple MagSafe charger and wireless charging, made with 50% recycled plastic and raised edges that protect camera and screen
  • Thin profile slips easily into tight pockets, the one-piece design pops on and off in a flash and durable protection shields against drops, bumps and fumbles
  • Includes OtterBox limited lifetime warranty (see website for details)
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#25

SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro Series Case for Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G (2021), Full-Body Dual Layer Rugged Case with Built-in Screen Protector & Kickstand & S Pen Slot (Black)

  • [20 Foot Drop Tested]: Multi-layered TPU and Polycarbonate materials create ultimate drop protection.
  • [Built-in Screen Protector]: Guards against scratches without compromising sensitivity.
  • [Built-In Kickstand]: Convenient hands-free viewing from either landscape or two different angles of portrait mode, doubles as ring holder.
  • [Built-in Pen Holder]: Unique design made for S pen storage protects your Stylus from daily adventures. Please NOTE: Pen Holder Compatible with Galaxy Z Fold 3 S Pen Only. (S Pen NOT included)
  • [Compatibility]: Compatible with Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G (2021).
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