Protection for your Phone or TabletAugust 29, 2013
|Are you using your phone or tablet more frequently on the boat ? Is it time to consider a protective case.... just in case ?|
Here's a quick guide to some options that are available...
The lowest common denominator is a heavy duty zip lock bag, followed by the waterproof pouch type cases. Most will allow touch screen operation, and, though less elegant than a custom fitted case, are very reasonably priced.
|Read the following guides to give you a feel of what is out there and, after choosing the style you like, see the sampling of manufacturer’s web links below.|
Waterproof Case Review on CNET: Click Here
NYT article (circa 2012) on waterproof cases: Click Here
|Here are the manufacturer’s web links, beginning with the waterproof envelope or bag style, progressing to the elaborate cases that gasket around the screen allowing full brightness and clarity while waterproofing the phone or tablet:|