Otterbox Samsung Galaxy S II Commuter Series Case Review

Others/Miscelleneous by stefan @ 2012-04-26

The Commuter Series Case from Otterbox for the Samsung Galaxy S II phone offers good protection, without adding a lot of additional weight or making it too bulky. The product is composed from two layers, one silicone and the other one a high quality polycarbonate. Otterbox also includes inside the package a protective screen, along with the usual soft wipe and squeegee.

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Packaging, A Closer Look Part I

The Commuter Series case from Otterbox is shipped inside a medium-sized cardboard enclosure, with a window on the frontal side, so we could see the materials it is made of, without the need to open the cardboard box:




On the back side we can see a drawing which explains the product features and components:




After the removal of the case from inside the box, we can see the printed instructions:




The rest of the case accessories are held inside a smaller cardboard enclosure




Here we can find a soft wipe cloth, one “installation card” for air bubble removal, a small leaflet with the four instruction steps and the screen itself:




As we have seen when reviewing the Trident Case iPad 2 Kraken Series, the case from Otterbox is composed from two parts: the first layer is made from soft silicone and fully protects the phone, including the frontal bezel and the second layer is made from a high-quality polycarbonate, which protects the phone from impacts:






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Comment from jmke @ 2012/04/26
Looking into Otterbox for iPhone as the current cheapo plastic one (with fancy leather) is almost dead/broken after less than 6 months