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Mobile Phone Cases and Holsters Buying Guide

A mobile phone case  not only protects your mobile phone , but it also makes your cell phone easier to carry and find. It is especially important to have a mobile phone case if your phone is not a flip phone . You don't want your mobile getting chipped, broken, or lost. There are a variety of mobile phone cases and holsters on the market. Some focus more on protection, while others concentrate on making your mobile easy to transport and carry. Whatever your needs, we are here to help you decide which type is best for you and your mobile.

How to Choose a Mobile Phone Case or Holster

  • Think about your needs. Would your life be easier if your mobile connected to your belt? Go with a mobile phone holster. Are you just looking for protection? Look for a stainless steel mobile phone case . Or perhaps you just want something stylish? Look for a mobile phone case in your favourite design or colour. 
  • Don't forget your mobile. Think about the size of your phone and make sure it'll fit in the case. Most mobile phone cases specify their dimensions. There are some phone cases that are made specifically for certain phone models to ensure a perfect fit. 
  • Choose your budget. The prices of mobile phone cases don't exactly represent quality. Figure out how much you are willing to spend on a phone case and stick to that budget. If you are shopping purely for intense phone protection, however, you may have to spend a little extra to get something that is super durable and not just lightweight plastic. 

Types of Mobile Phone Cases and Holsters

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Belt Holster 

  • Perfect for those who want their mobiles at their side at all times.
  • Good for clipping on to belts, pants, and car visors.
  • Watch out! If your cell phone doesn't have a snug fit in the holster, it risks falling out!

Mobile Phone Cases 

  • Mobile phone cases range from the basic model (sometimes included with a phone) to luxury models from high-end designers .
  • Make sure to get a case that fits your phone.
  • If you have a flip phone, cases are available that will allow you to use the phone while leaving it inside a protective layer.
  • Some cases have built-in belt loops or clips, eliminating the need for a separate holster.
  • Protects the screen and the phone from cosmetic damages, but not too much from damage done by force (dropping your phone, accidentally stepping on your phone, etc.). 

 

Purse Pouches 

  • These are cute and stylish and perfect for those women sick of missing phone calls because they can't find their little mobile in their oversized tote bag.
  • These can connect to your belt, but they are meant to connect to the handle of your purse to make it easy to find.
  • If you don't want to risk being mugged, zip up the purse pouch inside your bag (but still connected to the handle. 

Wrist Straps 

  • These are simple and easy to customize.
  • Some are even metal chains that look like charm bracelets!
  • These don't offer much protection, but they can make your mobile more stylish, easier to carry (to some extent), and easier to find in your bag.

Heavy Duty Mobile Phone Case 

  • Perfect for those who usually have their mobile phones break or suffer cosmetic damages.
  • Usually not the prettiest things, but they get the job done and make sure your mobile is safe and sound.
  • Some come with a belt clip.

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