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By matthew2582, Member on 20th September 2012, 06:45 PM
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"Great case, optimum design".

I was pretty skeptical about spending this much money on a case but I must admit having got the case, I am thoroughly delighted with it I love the way the Kindle Fire fits into the shell without any straps and how the case still preserves the slender form factor of KFHD

I would agree with others that the price really could be about $10 lower but Amazon probably has to make some money...

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20th September 2012, 09:03 PM |#2  
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I agree, I like the case overall. The price is a bit high, but overall I think its not terribly overpriced. The only gripe I have after reading with it several times now is that the edge of the case can be a bit sharp. It will dig into your hand a bit after a while of holding it.
24th September 2012, 06:40 PM |#3  
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Definitely a quality case. I love the form factor. It maintains the slimness of the KFHD.

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29th September 2012, 09:08 PM |#4  
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Lol !! Great case.. thanks for link..
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magnetic screen shutdown too!
One thing not mentioned here (yet) is the magnetic screen cover. When you close the cover the screen automatically shuts off (like the iPad, except this cover is not flimsy and won't fall off!). This was a great surprise I found when i tried out this case --and that, plus the slim durable style convinced me that this is the best case for the Kindle Fire HD7" (and 8/9" for that matter!).
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13th December 2012, 10:12 AM |#6  
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Agree with all the previous comments, after trying 3 previous cases, the Amazon on wins hands down.
15th December 2012, 02:29 AM |#7  
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Agree with all the previous comments, after trying 3 previous cases, the Amazon on wins hands down.

Dido, well worth the extra money
11th January 2013, 10:44 PM |#8  
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Originally Posted by markbc01

One thing not mentioned here (yet) is the magnetic screen cover. When you close the cover the screen automatically shuts off (like the iPad, except this cover is not flimsy and won't fall off!). This was a great surprise I found when i tried out this case --and that, plus the slim durable style convinced me that this is the best case for the Kindle Fire HD7" (and 8/9" for that matter!).

This is what makes this worth the price take. Flip and go, no need to lock the screen.
16th January 2013, 02:31 AM |#9  
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This is what makes this worth the price take. Flip and go, no need to lock the screen.

I bought my wife the Amazon case that you guys have and you all are right it's nice.

Here's the case I have, and I love it. I honestly like it better than the Amazon case. The hand strap imo is a must have. The design on the exterior looks very classy and not at all cheap or cheesy. And yes, it has the on/off feature upon opening and closing the case.

But wait, how much does this mythical, almost too good to be true case cost, you say? It must be at least $99. Maybe if I catch it on sale I can get it for $78.92. Surely you jest. Maybe a second-hand pick, laden with crusty boogers for a cool $50?

Heck no.

Just check out the link below. Believe me, you CAN afford one (or 3).

Here's the case I have, and seriously though, I really do like it more than my wife's. http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item...d=400375182521


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0 By the Way, I also bought one of the solid colored cases of the same kind. The outside of that one did feel cheap, it is not the same material as the one that I linked to above. It still offers great protection and for what it costs is worth it, but the outside material doesn't feel as quality.

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If it was easy you'd of hired the guy at Home Depot to to it.
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It's stylish and great for holding it, and doesn't seem to get dirty easily (oils from food, moisture wipe right off). However, it's not great for protection at all. I dropped my first KFHD from a one-foot distance off the ground, only to pick it up and find a hairline crack across the bottom right corner (potentially a weak spot)?

According to customer service, if it's only one crack and not a spider web, it's covered under the default warranty. They mailed me out a new one within 2 days. Kick ass customer service, I do say.
23rd January 2013, 07:21 PM |#11  
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Re: The Amazon KFHD case
Thank your self you don't live in the UK!
It's 49 here!

From box 13......

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