Tag Archive: Grip

A phone grip and a slap bracelet had a baby and its name is Scooch

Elevate your phone and your Android experience with a new use for an old fad.

The back of your phone has become a prime piece of real estate. Once home only to cutesy case logos and ugly carrier branding, now accessory-makers of all kinds are vying for the back of your phone or phone case: stick-on card sleeves, magnetic mount plates, phone grips in every size, shape, and material conceivable. Scooch’s Wingman Universal may seem like just  [Read More…]

Razer Raiju Mobile Gaming Controller review: Get a grip

This is the Bluetooth controller dreams are made of.

Mobile game developers in general still seem somewhat hesitant to include proper support for Bluetooth controls. Sometimes it just doesn’t work with the style of game, but then there are games that would play so much better and be more fun if you didn’t have to fight against the often-problematic touchscreen controls.

Since entering the smartphone gaming industry with its first Razer Phone, Razer has been quietly raising  [Read More…]

Monet review: All-in-one wallet, kickstand, and phone grip

As much as we like our phones and their large displays, they’re not exactly easy to wield. Sure, they’re thin and light, but they can still be a challenge to use with one hand.

Here, try this — open your phone with one hand and see how long you can go before touching it with a second hand. That didn’t take long, did it? Swiping is not an issue, but opening multiple apps, tapping various places on the screen, and  [Read More…]

Ringke Air Prism Case for Samsung Galaxy S9+ review: A smokey case with grip and glitter

Who says a glitter case can’t be sophisticated?

Glitter cases aren’t exactly hard to come by in the smartphone case market, but they have a tendency to shed. Surface glitter will run off your case onto your hands; rhinestones will fall, leaving unsightly gaps. Their surfaces can be coarse and uncomfortable. Above all else, glitter cases tend to be a bit garish, with some looking like they fell through a Lisa Frank bedazzler.

Thank goodness the Ringke  [Read More…]

PopSockets vs. Spigen Style Ring: Which grip should you stick to your phone?

Sometimes you just need to get a grip on your phone.

We can white-knuckle grip our phones all day while we carry them around, but let’s face it: phones get slippery. Hands get sweaty. Sometimes we just need something a little easier to hold on to. There are a number of solutions on the market to help us get a grip, but the two that seem to have risen to the top are PopSockets and the Spigen  [Read More…]

Protect your Galaxy S7 with this grip case for $19 today

Looking for a case to add some protection and grip to your Galaxy S7 without bulking it up too much? If so, be sure to check out Speck’s CandyShell Grip case out for just $ 19 today!

This slim case will add some grip to your Galaxy Note 5 for just $3.95 today!

Want to add a case to your Galaxy Note 5 without making it much bigger than it already is? If so, Amzer’s Pudding TPU case is the one you will want to check out. It provides some basic protection and grip to the phone, and today it is on sale for just $ 3.95.

LG G5 arrives in Canada on April 8, comes with bundled camera grip on some carriers

The LG G5 is set to hit Canadian carriers on April 8, according to a press release issued by the company today.

The Snapdragon 820-powered handset was one of our favourite devices of Mobile World Congress, recognized for the ambition of its modular design.

While the press release doesn’t mention the price of the G5 itself, nor the availability of its Friends, the suite of accessories unveiled alongside the handset earlier this month, LG says that it  [Read More…]

Speck’s CandyShell Grip case for the Nexus 5X could be better

It’ll keep your Nexus 5X safe, but there’s a usability cost involved.

Hard cases are hit-or-miss if you want to avoid bulk and still keep your phone protected, and with the new Nexus phones there’s the added challenge of making sure the fingerprint sensor on the back is accessible while keeping everything safe. If you feel the need to put your Nexus 5X in a case you’re likely going to have to do some homework. Speck  [Read More…]

Speck CandyShell Grip Case for Galaxy Note 5

There’s no way around the obvious. This Galaxy Note 5 case got grip.

Protecting the Galaxy Note 5 from drops and scratches while enhancing grip enough to help prevent them in the first place is the CandyShell Grip’s specialty. This fused hybrid cover packs both a flexible polycarbonate and a shock absorbent TPU that’s careful not to bulk up that Note 5 any more than it needs to be. The hard shell is as glossy as  [Read More…]