Iphone 5 Power Support Screen Protector

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by chanerz, Sep 14, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Jul 7, 2010
    Anybody waiting for their screen protectors? I've had them on my 3gs, 4, 4s and very good quality! Can't wait!
  2. macrumors 68030


    May 21, 2010
    Knowing PowerSupport, you're going to be waiting for quite a while.
  3. macrumors member


    Aug 31, 2008
    The page for the anti-glare is up. I'm personally waiting on a crystal set.
  4. macrumors 68030


    May 21, 2010
    I wonder how long it will take them to stock the films. The ipad3 took forever. And I doubt they will come in sets since the unsmooth back of the iphone5 does not lend itself to having a protector attached.
  5. thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Jul 7, 2010
  6. macrumors 6502

    Jun 28, 2010
    I too love them and have had them on all my iPhones and iPads. I will rock it without until they are ready.
  7. macrumors member

    Jun 10, 2009
    I am waiting for their Crystal films. Had them on my 3GS and 4 and swear by them!
  8. macrumors 6502


    Dec 26, 2011
    My email reply from Power Support

    I emailed them asking about the films for the iPhone 5.....Response below

    'Hello --,
    Thank you for your email inquiry. Power Support USA is excited to announce that we will be providing protection films for the iPhone 5.
    Power Support USA films are custom made to device specifications and will begin development when the iPhone 5 is launched. We expect both our Crystal and Anti-Glare films to be available within 3-4 weeks after the launch of the iPhone 5 on 9/21 (mid-October). At this time, we are not taking pre-orders, but please check back on the website as it gets closer to the launch date.
    If you're looking for immediate protection, our sister company, Tru Protection, will be offering Anti-Glare iPhone 5 films starting 9/21. These films are precisely cut, high quality and are manufactured and packaged in the US.
    Please sign up for our newsletter to receive the most recent updates regarding the new films at http://www.powersupportusa.com or http://www.truprotection.com .
    Thank you for your continued support!

    Reps name
    Power Support USA
    1426 Flower St
    Glendale, CA 91201'
  9. macrumors 6502

    Aug 15, 2011
    I like PS but SGP have been just as good so I am ordering the clear to have at least something on when my phone arrives. Will see what anti glare gets released...
  10. macrumors 6502

    Jul 31, 2009
    I had PS in the past and was satisfied. I just recently went spigen SGP and couldn't be happier.
  11. macrumors 6502


    Dec 26, 2011
    Wow :eek: The Spigen SGP is $27.99 which seems expensive for just one....

    Most cases come with a cheap screen protector, so I'd probably use that until the PS is available. I just need to choose a case now :roll eyes:

    Edit...I just read more about the SGP. I didn't realize it was made of glass. That's kind of neat. I never had issues with PS though.
  12. macrumors 6502a


    Sep 12, 2006
    I've had power support's matte films on all my past iphones.. I'm in for the iphone 5 matte when its out.
  13. macrumors 6502

    Jan 5, 2011
    never heard of this brand.... are they any good? I always go with belkin
  14. macrumors 601


    Oct 1, 2007
    I just bought a clear aduro pack of 3 for 3.99 shipped. I hope they don't have rainbow effect...c
  15. macrumors newbie

    Mar 30, 2012
    Since the back of the iPhone 5 is made of Aluminum are you going to put a screen protector like the Power Support on it? Or are you going to just use a case?
  16. macrumors 6502a

    Jun 27, 2010
  17. macrumors 6502

    Mar 10, 2012
    I've used power support cases since my second iPhone, the 3, and the films are the absolute best. However I always have bought the PS items in Japan, never from the (grossly overpriced) USA store. If I recall correctly PS in Japan had iPad 3 cases a couple months before the US vendor, and unlike the US vendor it was specific to the 3rd gen.

    Tunewear also makes excellent phone shells.

    As I'm going to Tokyo on Tuesday I will be looking to see if the cases for the 5 are available. Just have to suffer with the fact that my new phone will be sitting on my desk for a week before I get back!
  18. macrumors regular


    Oct 10, 2011
    Kansas City
    Yep always bought powersupport in the past but needed something so I ordered an SGP to check it out. Truprotection on the way too.
  19. macrumors regular

    Sep 15, 2012
    Are you using the Steinheil series or the Glas? I wanted to get power support but need something in the meantime. I was looking at the Ultra Crystal for $13.99. I was going to get BSE for now but I have it on my Blackberry and it does have the orange peel look, plus they won't be shipping until launch day. And I'm concerned about using the water on the iphone. Looks like the SGP is available to ship now so I might have it for Friday.
  20. macrumors 6502a

    Sep 18, 2008
    I've always used PS crystal on my 3 iPads. Love their smooth surface. This time I'm also getting it for my iPhone 5. But knowing PS, it will take a while before it is available.
  21. thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Jul 7, 2010
    I will still buy the PS once it is available.
  22. macrumors 601

    Jun 29, 2010
    How much do you guys think they'll be around 20 and some change w/ shipping and tax? I love them but I won't pay that much usually there are promo codes or specials once in a while so I'll wait for that if so
  23. macrumors 6502


    Oct 10, 2011
    Los Angeles, California.
    I was had sp on my i devices. I went with sgp this time around since I can get the screen ASAP. 14 bucks vs 28. I want to see if impressed cause sp screens are pretty damn good...
  24. macrumors 6502


    Dec 7, 2006
    San Diego, CA
  25. macrumors 6502a

    Feb 5, 2012
    Thanks for pointing this out. I'm waiting for the anti-glare with clear back combo. Much cheaper than other companies also.

    I'm happy with my PowerSupport shields on my iPhone 4. Had it installed all 2 years I had the phone.

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