Accessories S21 Ultra Case Recommendations

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Goku1992

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    I have just got the Ultimate Shield 'Ultimate Thin Case' and it's brilliant, super thin and really great quality, i got the clear glossy version:

    Ive ordered the same, waiting till it ships. Is it good? Have xou any pictures?
     

    orbital247

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    Ive ordered the same, waiting till it ships. Is it good? Have xou any pictures?
    Here you go, i got a clear and frosted case. The phone holder on the back is stuck on after obviously!
    It's very thin and low profile, adds very little to the phone heft.

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    felloffthetruck

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    A few UAG cases in today. First up is the Plasma series in the "Billie" color. UAG has really stepped up their game with the cases for the S21 Ultra. The rubber along the top and bottom has been beefed up so no more saggy bottoms on these cases. The fit, feel and finish on this Plasma case is fantastic. Here are a couple pics of the Phantom Black in the Billie Plasma.

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    felloffthetruck

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    A few UAG cases in today. First up is the Plasma series in the "Billie" color. UAG has really stepped up their game with the cases for the S21 Ultra. The rubber along the top and bottom has been beefed up so no more saggy bottoms on these cases. The fit, feel and finish on this Plasma case is fantastic. Here are a couple pics of the Phantom Black in the Billie Plasma.


    How in the world do my pictures of a UAG case become "Spoiler Screen Shots" by a Moderator?
    I don't understand?
     

    mankvl

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    Check out this carbon fiber case slim and lite weight.
    Carbon Fiber Case
    Ordered this one, was debating between this and other more "premium" carbon fiber cases but pitaka still has not started even the preorders and latercase is more expensive + I will get customs on it :) This one looks rly similar to all of them and should be ok for half the price. Dunno if there is any front protection and you can place face down on the table.
     

    peterg21

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    Ordered this one, was debating between this and other more "premium" carbon fiber cases but pitaka still has not started even the preorders and latercase is more expensive + I will get customs on it :) This one looks rly similar to all of them and should be ok for half the price. Dunno if there is any front protection and you can place face down on the table.

    You have to make sure what the case is made of. If it is carbon fiber then it is not the best choice for a phone case as it is a conductive material and will attenuate the signal. If it is Kevlar which is a para-Aramid then it is non-conductive. So choose wisely.
     
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    mc_365

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    Something new in town!

    Their cases are uber cheap. It feels like its made from old tires.
     

    mc_365

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    Spigen Tough Armor here, excellent case, no need to look further imo...

    Just got the Tough Armor and just as with my last 2 phones it is the best!

    I also got the Samsung Rugged with Kickstand, Samsung Clear, Samsung Silicone & Spen, and Samsung Silicone. Silicones feel great in hand.

    Also have Nilkin (*sp) sliding camera window case , terrible feeling case! It's just cheap rubberized plastic.
     

    mc_365

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    It's very slippery in hand, too. The window for the camera lens is pretty great, though.

    The window intrigued me in the pictures, but when I got the case in hand it just felt terrible. Plus the camera hump is extended across the entire top quarter of the phone to accommodate the sliding mechanism / window rails. They should have made a more premium case, thicker for more protection and just had a smooth flush sliding window integrated into the thicker case.
     

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      I do love Mous (might get a second one in fact ^^), but the Dbrand Grip is better overall.
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      What Dbrand skin you using on the camera bump?
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      The ports work well with all the cables I could try.
      Protection - I feel confident that it offers a good protection. It's very thick (a bit much maybe, makes a huge phone really huge :D). There are raised lips on top and bottom, but they are on even level to the center of the screen on the sides. The camera array is well protected, and now the phone won't wobble so much when put on its back. A good plus in my book.
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