Airpods an iPhone stand?

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by Ralfi, Jul 7, 2017.

  1. Ralfi macrumors 68000


    Dec 22, 2016
    Just fiddling around with the case, laying it on the table & thinking with a slight redesign it may work as an iPhone stand.

    It already works as one, albeit at a low angle...


    But with the way it sits, upside down, with the lid open, it creates a perfect reading angle...


    Issue being is the case is so light & slippery + the 'backrest' part of the stand isn't long enough to support an iPhone 6S in portrait mode...

    But in landscape mode it may work. Only issues being the slippery surface of the case &, over time, the stress on the case hinge...


    Anyway, just a bit of a light-bulb moment....that pretty much fails. But there's potential! ;)
  2. Relentless Power macrumors Penryn

    Relentless Power

    Jul 12, 2016
    Interesting concept. As you noted, the only downside and concern is the weight from the iPhone on the battery charger cover hinge. Also, the plastic case would likely slip on hard surfaces, where as you are using yours on a cloth like fabric, which helps with traction on keep the Airpod battery case from Slipping.
  3. Gav2k macrumors G3


    Jul 24, 2009
    I use mine exactly as in picture number 2 lol

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