Where to buy/find cheap iPhone 4(S) cases?

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by Cursayer, Oct 30, 2011.

  1. Cursayer macrumors member

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    I'm looking for a reputable website that sells cheap cases for the iPhone 4. Any suggestions?
     
  2. extraextra macrumors 68000

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    How cheap is cheap? Ebay and Amazon have good deals.
     
  3. Cursayer thread starter macrumors member

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    Less than $10, I'm just looking for some silicone ones
     
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    I feel like people who sign up on here just to spam about their online iPhone accessories store should be banned..

    on another note, for no hassle silicon cases i'd go to amazon. ebay might be cheaper, but i trust amazon more than I do ebay.
     
  8. Digidesign macrumors 6502

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    Generally speaking, you get what you pay for. Cheap cases usually mean that you have more than one manufacturer that copied the original design, so there's a chance you'll end up with a poor knock-off, as seen in the Vapor Pros from China thread.

    I just bought a white bumper Apple clone from Amazon for $2.30 shipped. You can find it by searching for "iphone 4S bumper white". The holes may not line up exactly like the official bumper from Apple, but for $2 I'm ok with that. They also have a fun gameboy silicon case for $4.99.
     
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  10. iz2sick macrumors 6502

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    I got a Griffin Reveal bumper for my iPhone for $6.00 off of eBay. Came without a box though, but was from NY so hopefully it's legit. Either way, I can't tell and I'm happy. I'm doing a review on it after a few more days with it. Looks great with lay on table design.
     
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  12. Cowabunga macrumors member

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    iphonecasemall.com has some cheap ones. I'm not sure which are compatible with the 4s, but I think alot are $5 with free shipping. I've never ordered here, though, but my friend is pretty happy with his.
     
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    Monoprice or aliexpress
     
  14. Cursayer thread starter macrumors member

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    monoprice looks really interesting everything is cheap. Has anyone ever ordered there?
     
  15. hizzaah macrumors 6502

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    oh, nice. thanks for the tip
     
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    Check Radio Shack, as they have "cheap cases." I think they have cases that are 2 for $10 and they are cheap plastic. The cool thing is that they have cases in multiple colors. They should work with both IP4 and IP4s, as they have slot cutouts around the edges for the buttons.
     
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    Jacky Lin and Jacky Nie at AliExpress are good sellers of cheap knockoffs of some of the expensive and popular cases like e13ment and Element.
     
  19. Undone11091 macrumors member

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    Are the 4S back plates of good quality?
     
  20. cuterabbit997 macrumors newbie

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    I find a nice site for all styles of iphone 4s cases, you can visit it, all items with cheap price and good design
     
  21. mgmusicman94 macrumors 6502a

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    These cases rock. 7 bucks for a basic, thin case and the colors are pretty cool. I just got one this week and there was a 3 year protection plan for it for 99¢. So if this cheap case breaks anytime in 3 years, I can get a new one at any radioshack for free. awesome. Here it is.
     

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