Why you shouldn't buy the Pop! case from Case-Mate

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by Coldsnow, Apr 14, 2012.

  1. Coldsnow macrumors regular

    Apr 4, 2012
    As much as I love Case-Mate and their design, their Pop! case is horribly flawed.

    The rubber that they use on the case easily rubs off like an eraser!


    An inside shot of the case. As you can see the edges that come in contact when putting the phone into my jean pocket or laying it on the table rub away and turn into a rubber shaving.

    So if you are deciding to buy this case, don't. Before you say that I had used the case for a year, or beat the phone up, I had used the case for a week until going back to radioshack to TRY to get a refund, apparently when the case looks this beat up they can't refund it. Also, It was for my new 4S and I treated it like a baby. Kinda pissed :mad: Sticking with my bumper!
  2. Macman45 macrumors G5


    Jul 29, 2011
    Somewhere Back In The Long Ago
    I'd contact them and get a replacement, looks like a defect in the material during manufacture.
  3. Coldsnow thread starter macrumors regular

    Apr 4, 2012
    I don't think its a manufacturer defect, my friend picked up the case after me and its starting to rub off also. Looks like Case-Mate decided to go with some cheap rubber. Any1 else have this problem?
  4. Gryfter macrumors 6502


    Apr 15, 2011
    Brooklyn, NY
    guess Case-Mate and Speck are using the same rubber materials!!! lol
  5. ihonda macrumors 68000

    Sep 17, 2009
    gf has case-mate pop id! its starting to do the same freaking thing. trash.

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