Free the natural beauty of your iPhone with Utomic Edge

I don’t know about you, but I struggle with putting a bulky case on my beloved iPhone because she’s just too beautiful to keep covered up.  To me it would be like putting on a fresh face full of makeup, then putting a bag over your head when you leave the house. What’s the point of having such a masterpiece, when it’s only covered up to protect the very beauty that is never even seen? Enter the Utomic Edge.  

This minimalist corner protection system, made in the USA, uses four individual corner pieces that employ impact dissipating technology to give your phone ultimate protection while letting the true beauty of the phone shine.  I like the idea of being able to connect my charger without having to take off a case, or having a case interfere with the sound of the phone’s speakers.

Upon visiting the Utomic website for the first time, they ask for your email and you are then awarded a coupon code which drops the price of the Edge to $29.75 from $34.99, but it still seems a bit pricey to me.  However, I guess when you figure in the cost of buying a new phone because you didn’t have the proper protection it’s really not that bad.

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  • Thomas Wolf June 15, 2017, 12:23 pm

    I saw this product 2 years ago (I think they went through a name change?) and, because I think like you, seriously thought about getting one. But I just couldn’t bring myself to spend $30 on what is essentially 4 tiny pieces of plastic. Instead, I decided to go ‘naked’ – my only protection is the CardNinja wallet affixed to the back and the credit/id cards therein 🙂

    Maybe when the iPhone 8 comes around, it’ll be worth it.

    • Leslie Hosmer June 15, 2017, 2:15 pm

      I was pretty impressed by the 6 foot drop test they showed on their website, but I’m struggling with that price too. When you think about it though, if it’s a big cumbersome case and it’s 30 dollars, or just four tiny corners for 30 dollars but both offer the same protection, why balk at the price? Argh, I’m just trying to justify why I “need” it!

      • Thomas Wolf June 15, 2017, 3:07 pm

        I still have the iPhone 6 (first time I waited more than 2 years to upgrade), so I didn’t mind not putting anything on it for protection. Another reason I decided to pass on the Utomics is that the way I hold my phone, those corners would get in the way (the bottom of the phone rests on my pinky).

        On a complete tangent: I never had to rest my phone on the pinky until Apple introduced the 4.7″ phones – that’s now the only way I can still have a secure grip and still reach the “back” virtual button Apple so thoughtlessly puts in the top-left corner! (Yes, I know about the presses that bring down half the screen – too ornery). Recently, my pinky has started developing arthritic symptoms 🙁 If Apple ever puts their latest tech into their 4″ phones, I’ll go back – smaller print be damned!

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