Default Case alternatives that make sense...

I do love the protection of the otterbox defender, but NOT the 60.00 price tag.
however, the UAG offers minimal protection, but NOT enough in my opinion. and I dont like how installation/removal is a pain in the a...
ENTER the Trident Cyclops. built in screen protector, polycarbonate rear shell,
beefy side rubber protection, corners extra beefed up, and usb port, earphone port has doorflaps. Plus easy but secure installation/removal. Not tested yet if it can accomodate tempered glass screen protectors,( But I am waiting for mine to arrive- and we'll see. )They also have a lower model. Aegis, and highest, Krakken. check them out.tridentcases.com( I dont work for them- although I wish I did.