5,598,171 Members 43,817 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

8.9 cases?

Tip us?
 
mrcpu
Old
#11  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 21
Posts: 169
Join Date: Dec 2008
Changed my mind, went with the amazon case. Works great, fits well, love it.
AT&T SGS4 stock, rooted.
 
Technogen
Old
#12  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 21
Posts: 117
Join Date: Jul 2008
http://www.amazon.com/o/ASIN/B0098QIBSU?tag=adapas02-20

I am thinking about getting the Ionic case, I got the EEEKit one the other day and it's nice though the KFHD89 fits slightly lose in it.

http://www.amazon.com/o/ASIN/B009SJK720?tag=adapas02-20
 
mrcpu
Old
#13  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 21
Posts: 169
Join Date: Dec 2008
I ended up changing my mind, and going with the stock amazon case.

I'm not really liking it though. Fit is very nice, but when the cover is opened all the way against the back of the tablet, and you're holding it, the edges of the case are kind of "sharp", and dig in, at least the way I hold it.

It looks nice, but I'm not 100% sure I'd recommend it to anybody.
AT&T SGS4 stock, rooted.
 
jenyayah
Old
#14  
jenyayah's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter 1
Posts: 36
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: St.Petersburg
Ive bought this one for $15
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0097FM7NW/
 
rp3
Old
#15  
Member
Thanks Meter 9
Posts: 43
Join Date: Mar 2010
Default Roo Cases

I just ordered these cases (Fire arrives today and the cases will be here soon after):

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o00_s00_i00

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o01_s00_i00
Seems like the roo cases are all discounted to $5 with shipping. I'll update once I get the two cases (I expect to like the ultra-slim vegan folio case given my previous tablet cases)
 
guapinoy
Old
#16  
guapinoy's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 35
Posts: 295
Join Date: Jan 2007
Got this one for under 5 dollars shipped.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00AAK...0_M3T1_SC_dp_1

Sent from my Nexus 4 using xda premium
Greg Focker: "Yeah, well I get paid too so it`s sort of an everyone wins thing."


 
ZzFDKzZ
Old
#17  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 17
Posts: 591
Join Date: Mar 2006
I bought a rooCASE Slim-Fit for $12 2 days ago. Now its down to $8. Blah!

Has anyone found a TPU case?
 
F@@dog
Old
(Last edited by F@@dog; 17th December 2012 at 12:23 AM.) Reason: .sp
#18  
F@@dog's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter 21
Posts: 74
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Dallas TX
Quote:
Originally Posted by CenturionFive View Post
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o00_s00_i00

Just ordered this case. Will report when it arrives

Cen5
Unfortunately it is a knockoff of the Case Crown, also sold on Amazon. It has one flaw (major) and one minor one for me. First, the Kindle is housed in the case UPSIDE DOWN! Didn't know there was an upside down? Shut you Kindle .9 down. reboot with the camera on your right side. Notice that the icon comes up upside down? !!! No big deal? You will find ESPN and Dish (slingbox) to name a couple In the instant of the Case Crown, you can rotate the holder 180 degrees so that the .9 is held correctly. Unfortunately that defeats the magnetic On off feature. The case is MUCH larger than the Amazon case making it just a tad more difficult for those of us who do not have extra large mitts to hold it in one MITT for an extended period of time. The added bulk and weight was just not my cup of (bourbon), Tea.

I sent my Case Crown back last week right after the Kindle case arrived. The Amazon case is expensive I think, could have at least had Plush leather and the sharp ridges on the right side of the case fall just where my thumb sets. but then, it's the only game in town at the moment.

F@@dog

---------- Post added at 06:32 PM ---------- Previous post was at 06:11 PM ----------

Addition to my last note on the .9 Case alternatives. ANY bifold case will set the Fire, be it 7" OR 8.9" upside down in the case.
 
Geekybiker
Old
#19  
Geekybiker's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 43
Posts: 341
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Chicagoland
The Amazon case is pretty much the only one that puts the camera towards the spine of the case. Its only really an issue if you have to hold the spine on the left. Open it with the spine on the right and everything is dandy. I think of it more a design flaw with the kindle than the case makers. They also decided to put the power port on the bottom when setup in landscape mode (like most folks will use for extended viewing, or using with a keyboard, etc. Some of the trifold cases get the ports off the ground a bit more where you might be able to squeeze the power in, but its something to look for when buying if that's important to you.
 
gunnyman
Old
#20  
gunnyman's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2647
Posts: 7,873
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Greenville SC

 
DONATE TO ME
I have this one from Poetic http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ls_o03_s00_i00
9 bucks and it's perfect to me.
Uncle Gunny says, "MAKE A NANDROID"
LG G2 Uncarriered
LG Gpad 8.3 GPE
Rooted and Xposed
Don't be a d*ck -Wil Wheaton
Unlocking and rooting your HTC One with a Mac
Oh BTW I'm fat.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


XDA PORTAL POSTS

Easily Configure Xposed Module Projects in Eclipse

XDA Recognized Developer rovo89‘s innovative and versatile Xposed Framework allows … more

Android Control Center Becomes Quick Control Panel, Brings Host of New Features

You may recall that back in August of last year, we talked … more

Polish Your Custom Themes with Theme Debugger

Creating a custom Android theme from scratch can be quite the laborious task. In addition to … more

Clean Up Your Logcat Code with Lib Cleaner

Some of you may think that writing code is the hardest part of development. It’s not, as the … more