Today my new iPhone arrives (the iPhone 7 Plus) and I hope I can take care of it better than my last one (the iPhone 6s) which has gotten surprisingly beat up with normal, fairly careful everyday use. My soon to be ex-iPhone has lots of scratches on the front corners (despite always being stuffed in a case) and there are at least two places where the screen has pixel-lighting issues. Something needs to change this time around.
I’d prefer for Apple to make stronger, more indestructible iPhones — and I do suspect the next new iPhone will indeed be demonstrably stronger — but since the current new iPhone is still too fragile for my liking I’m going to be searching for the best iPhone cases and I’ll also be looking for the best iPhone screen protector.
I’d really rather not cover up the iPhone’s beautiful (but tired, and much-copied) form with a case, but at the moment I feel like I really have to. And I’m not excited about adding extra bulk. To me the best iPhone cases are those that are very thin.
And an iPhone screen protector sounds dorky (I know) but at least it’s practically invisible — unlike the actually dorky pocket protector.
Back in the day I used to really enjoy going to the Apple Store, but in ...