Should i go with TPU White Iphone 5 case (soft jacket)

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by dddnnnggg, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. dddnnnggg macrumors newbie

    Mar 12, 2013
    So i just got my new white iphone 5. The device looks awesome (just as I expected). I deceided to go with this combo pack of TPU Shell Case (aka soft jacket), screen protector, PU leather case and movie stand:

    I was wondering if this TPU material will evetually ruin the anodised aluminium finish. I remember i used such case with a previous device of mine and it had lest some marks on the plastic bezel.

    Thanks in advance for the help.
  2. MR Bulk macrumors regular

    Jan 25, 2013
    I use a semi-soft (TPU) snap-on case and so far so good, no scratches.
  3. dddnnnggg thread starter macrumors newbie

    Mar 12, 2013
    I read in xda developers a thread that stated that the exact same TPU cases cause marks on some other devices so i deceided to take it off.

    Thanks anyway
  4. Menel macrumors 603


    Aug 4, 2011
    TPU, silicone and similar porous materials will collect hand oils and dirt and become dingy overtime.

    I prefer dark cases.
  5. jplusc macrumors 6502a

    Jul 5, 2010
    I use the grey Speck Pixel Skin HD and its perfect for the white iPhone 5 but dark enough to avoid showing dirt.
  6. Mellisaray macrumors regular

    Jan 14, 2013
    yes, you are right, so i do not like the kind of TPU case, i prefer my leather case.

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