stm Rebound Discontinued

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by Vynce, Jul 6, 2007.

  1. Vynce macrumors newbie

    Jul 6, 2007
    According to RadTech, the stm Rebound has been discontinued. The RadTech rep that I've had contact with said that he would confirm this with stm for me.

    That pretty much leaves the Axio Hardsleeve, Booq Viper M2, and Shinza ZeroShock as the only sleeves that offer good impact protection and can fold open completely.

    The Axio Hardsleeve is expensive and seems to be a bit overkill. I've read several complaints about the Booq Viper zipper scratching computers. The ZeroShock apparently isn't as good as the Rebound and doesn't fit the MacBook Pro snugly.

    Anyone have any recommendations for similar sleeves that would fit a 15" MacBook Pro and offer more protection than neoprene?
  2. Vynce thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jul 6, 2007
    I'm surprised that there haven't been any replies to this thread. The Rebound seemed to be quite popular based on my searches. :confused:

    I received a reply from stm and they confirmed that the Rebounds have been discontinued. They still have a lot of the 13" models and a few of the iBook models left.

    Does anyone have any other protective sleeve recommendations? The neoprene sleeves don't seem to have much impact protection.
  3. astarling06 macrumors regular


    Nov 9, 2006
    Manhattan, KS
    Tucano Second Skin Folder for MBP

    I just picked up my Tucano Second Skin sleeve for my MBP from my union computer store. It is a perfect fit for my MBP and appears that it will protect very well. It was a decent price at only $30. Have a look at it and see what you think...
  4. wyatt23 macrumors 6502a


    Mar 7, 2006
    Forest Hills, NY
    #4 has really neat sleeves. i'm going to buy one very soon.

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