[maemo-users] Protective case for N900

From: Alejandro López listas.apl at gmail.com
Date: Mon Aug 16 18:55:33 EEST 2010
Thanks for your answer Erik. Please find some more questions inline.

Erik Hovland wrote:
>> Has anybody bought one of these cases?
> Yes, I have one for my N900.

May I ask for how long have you had the case? How long is you experience with it?

>> http://www.otterbox.com/nokia-cases/nokia-n900-cases/nokia-n900-commuter-series-case/
>> They look wonderful on the website, but are they really effective?
> Yes.
>> Are buttons (i.e. volume, photo, power buttons, etc) still usable?
> I was also concerned before I bought it. But yes, they still work.

Are they easily accessible? My previous case had holes for the buttons, so they were usable, but it was difficult to press the buttons because the fingers would get blocked by the borders of the holes, requiring the use of the nails.

>> Is the N900 still usable once wearing one of these?
>> What about the size? Does it increase too much?
> It is already a thick phone. The case makes it thicker. It is a
> drawback when compared
> to the very thin Android and iPhone phones. But I do not see it as a problem.

How much did it "grow"?


>> I received a low-quality case with my N900 and I ended up removing it as it was
>> quite disturbing and useless, but so far my device has fallen twice and I don't
>> want to wait until it breaks...
> Exact reason why I got a case. I am pretty satisfied w/ the otter box.
> E
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