This is the third and most recent one from the list of iPhone 4 series cases including ‘the defender series case’, ‘the commuter series case’ and ‘the Otterbox commuter series case’. The first two series cases are especially designed for the iPhone 4 and the latest otterbox cases are intended for the iPhone 4S.
This can be undoubtedly said that the Otterbox commuter hybrid series cases are the best of a lot from all iPhone 4 cell phones. The case has two protection layers that work collectively to guard against any impact from the outside it also stops scratches, shocks and bumps.
Features of the OtterBox Commuter Series Case:
-Product Measurements: 1 x 7.8 x 4.3 inches
-Weight: 3.5 ounces: Otterbox commuter case weighs little more than usual with 3.5 ounces, while its shipping weight is about 4 ounces.
- Buttons and features are easily accessible: The case facilitates the iPhone to be fully accessible for the users.
- Silicone plugs: The Otterbox commuter case contains the silicon plugs that provide the full coverage for ports.
- Consist of the self-adhering protective film: The Otterbox commuter case incorporates the self adhering protective film that protects the iPhone from damages.
- Self-adhering clear screen protector: The commuter case includes the self adhering clear screen protector that protects the screen from any scratches.
- Resilient silicone skin: The commuter case skin is made of the reliable and resilient silicone.
Pros of the OtterBox Commuter Series Case:
Strong and sturdy with two protection layers: The most effective thing about Otterbox Commuter Series Case for iPhone 4S is its durability; the combination of two protection layers provides the strong and sturdiness to the case. The layers consist of the silicon material from the inside and a plastic shell from the outside, plus a self adhering clear screen protector takes care of the screen.
Lightweight: The weight of the Otterbox commuter case is much lighter than the people expected comparing to the other Otterbox series such as Defender series, Reflex series, and Impact series. You will feel a bit heavier when you install the iPhone in a case however it is very minor can be neglected.
Dust control: Another important factor to the effectiveness of the Otterbox commuter case is its ability to control the dust over the ports. It flaps to cover ports from the dust it is remarkable for the protection of the iPhone from debris and dust.
Stylish: The Otterbox commuter case style makes it look very elegant and when iPhone is on it can easily be designated as the most stylish of most of the series from the Otterbox.
Cons of the OtterBox Commuter Series Case:
Relatively thick: As it is for most of the cases, there are few negatives as well. An important thing to notice that the commuter case is slightly thicker and it is very visible when you put iPhone into the case. The inner silicon casing is probably the reason that the case look little thick, which can be easily trim down a few millimeter.
Difficult to put on and remove: One problem that you can face with this Otterbox commuter case is that it can be a irritating to get the phone into and out of the case. That the reason it is recommended that when you put on the case don’t remove it fro weeks or until you really wants it to.
Less Supportability for most docks: As far as the supportability is concern, it is the case which supported by very few docks. That is why it is strongly recommended to use only the compatible and original ports.
My Recommendations on the OtterBox Commuter Series Case
Otterbox produces great series of cases for iPhone and among them is the commuter series. There are some trade offs between the dual protection layers and a bit more bulk, otherwise it is a great brand and sensible choice. With a very reasonable price you can take advantage from this quality product for many months.