Remove clear shield from Otterbox Defender?

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by MsMerryMac, Mar 3, 2011.

  1. MsMerryMac macrumors regular

    Apr 4, 2010
    I've started to notice tiny, annoying scratches on my new Ottberbox case, well, the clear plastic part that protects the glass. It drives me batty and really decreases the true beauty of the iPhone glass screen. Has anyone removed this plastic and regretted it?
  2. djransom macrumors 68040


    May 14, 2008
    I removed mine and don't regret it at all. I personally think that OB screen shields are the worse.
  3. Laike macrumors member

    Mar 4, 2011
    I removed the plastic from mines, don't regret it one bit. The screen has become more responsive especially at the edges since I removed it. I do wish I was able to cut through the plastic cleanly so I could use it as a gasket on the case, but I can't have everything I want.
  4. psyduckiee macrumors regular

    Nov 11, 2008
    Lol of course it's going to be more responsive, there's nothing covering your screen anymore. Why'd you cut it instead of just pushing it out?

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