We’ll kick off our iPhone 5 case coverage with Griffin Technology, who appears to be bringing a number of its iPhone4/4s lineup to the newest iPhone.
Many of the descriptions below come directly from the case manufacturer’s website or the press release as we haven’t gotten our hands on any of these cases just yet.
Survivor Military-Duty Case
For those of you looking for the ultimate in protection and don’t mind a little extra bulk Griffin’sThe Survivor Military-Duty Case is one of the most protective case available, designed to meet or exceed US Department of Defense Standard 810F. Survivor is built on a shatter-resistant polycarbonate frame and clad in rugged, shock-absorbing silicone. This combination of materials protects against dirt, sand, rain, shock, vibration, and a host of other environmental factors. The new Survivor for iPhone 5 will be available in a wide variety of colors for $49.99.
Protector, is a a slim and compact case made with thick silicone to absorb everyday abuse. The smooth case wraps around the iPhone with custom cutouts for easy access to Lightning connector, camera and controls. Protector for iPhone 5 will soon be available in fluoro fire, fluoro orange, black, pink, red, turquoise, olive, gray and purple for $19.99.
The ultra-thin Reveal adds just over a millimeter in thickness to your new iPhone. A sleek, one-piece design shields iPhone from the outside world, with slim rubber edges that cushion and grip your iPhone tight. Reveal for iPhone 5 will soon be available for $19.99 in black, white, gray, pool blue, fluoro orange, fluoro fire, fluoro citron and blue.
Chevron & Moxy
For those of you looking to add a little style and flair to your new iPhone 5 you may want to check out Griffin’s Chevron and Moxy cases. Chevron for iPhone 5, $24.99, is a one-piece shell that snaps on surrounding the iPhone 5 in a distinctive chevron design with easy access to Multi-Touch display, ports and controls. Moxy, $29.99, has two layers of protection in a slim pocketable design and comes in wild, jungle-inspired patterns: Big Cat, Python and Zebra. Designed to allow unhindered access to screen, ports, camera, and controls, the Moxy collection for iPhone 5 will be available in a variety of colors.
Mustachio and Wise Eyes
Want to show your goofy side? Griffin’s Mustachio and Wise Eyes add a durable impact-resistant polycarbonate case that protect against dings and dents. The smooth interior guards against abrasion, while the exterior leaves easy access to the Multi-Touch display, connectors and controls. Decorated with fun mustache and owl patterns, these cases will be available for $24.99 in a variety of colors.
KaZoo & Animal Parade
Perfect for the kids or animal lovers, Griffin’s cute animal inspired cases – KaZoo and Animal Parade – are made of durable, soft silicone. The friendly animals give you easy access to the Multi-Touch display and headphone jack while protecting your iPhone. With KaZoo’s¸ $24.99, Elephant and Monkey cases, carry a little zoo with you wherever you go. The parade of animals continues with Koala and Tiger cases for iPhone 5 in the Animal Parade, $19.99, collection. For more fun, download the free KaZoo and Animal Parade apps and use them to make your screen background match your animal case.
Griffin’s new case collections for iPhone 5 will be available soon. To receive availability updates on all the new Griffin gear for iPhone 5, you can sign up here. To get more details on these new cases, visit www.store.griffintechnology.com/iphone/iphone-5.