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I've used an Anker Tempered Glass screen protector since about two days after I got my N5 and have also used this with a multitude of different cases. What I'm wondering is, with the tempered glass, is there when reason for a case if all I'm worried about is the glass? Will the screen protector protect it from a fall on it's own or is a case still necessary?
 
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I don't use cases anymore, specially with the N5 which is already a really big phone.

Now I am using a Nillkin H+ tempered glass of 0.3mm.


I don't think I am covered from a fall but I'm sure that the risk is mitigated.

There is a lot of people who dropped their N5 with this tempered glass and the only destroyed thing was the Nillkin glass. But i'm not sure which of them have used a case.
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The size doesn't bother me as much as the fact that the cases really take away from the beauty of this phone.

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I've used an Anker Tempered Glass screen protector since about two days after I got my N5 and have also used this with a multitude of different cases. What I'm wondering is, with the tempered glass, is there when reason for a case if all I'm worried about is the glass? Will the screen protector protect it from a fall on it's own or is a case still necessary?
case will help any jarring or impact from a fall better than a naked fall so yes a case is always better and added protection even a thin one. The glass may protect your screen to a degree but a hard enough side drop may still shatter it.
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