Since Apple can’t make enough iPhone 4 bumpers it has roped in accessory manufacturers like Griffin, Belkin, Incase and Speck to supply iPhone 4 cases for the program.
Here is the list of options available to iPhone 4 users:
Apple iPhone 4 Bumper:
The iPhone 4 bumper black is made of durable rubber and molded plastic. The two-tone bumper fits snugly around the edges of your iPhone 4.
It ships in 3 – 5 weeks and is sold for $29.
Incase Snap Case for iPhone 4:
The Incase Snap case for iPhone 4 attaches easily and securely, providing device coverage, scratch protection and direct access to all iPhone features. Apple is offering this case in smoke and clear colors.
It ships in 3 – 5 weeks (price was not available).
Speck Fitted Case iPhone 4:
Speck Fitted case is a hard-shell case with a distinctive matte cloth texture on the back. The case has cutouts to expose the iPhone’s buttons and ports.
It ships in 4 to 6 weeks and its regular price is $29.95.
Belkin Shield Micra for iPhone 4:
Belkin’s Sheild Micra for iPhone 4 is a translucent case. According to Belkin, it’s a lightweight ultra-thin hard case. It seems to also offer protection for buttons and has cutouts for iPhone’s ports.
It ships in 6 to 8 weeks (price was not available).
Griffin Motif iPhone 4:
Griffin’s Motif for iPhone 4 uses a scuff- and tear-resistant material, which is stiffer than silicone-based FlexGrip cases, but more flexible than the hard polycarbonate cases like the Reveal Etch that is also available as an option. The case has cutouts to expose the iPhone’s buttons and ports.
It ships in 6 to 8 weeks and its regular price is $19.99.
Griffin Reveal Etch iPhone 4:
Griffin’s Reveal Etch for iPhone 4 is a ultra-slim hard-backed case, which adds just a little over a millimeter in thickness to the sides and back of your iPhone. It comes with rubber sides with full coverage polycarbonate back. It allows unhindered access to multi-Touch display, controls, and ports.
It ships in 8 to 10 weeks and its regular price is $29.99.
Speck PixelSkin HD:
PixelSkin for iPhone 4 is a silicone rubber case with a rounded square grid texture for extra grip, wrapping around the top, bottom, and sides. The case has holes to give you direct access to iPhone’s buttons and ports.
It ships in 2 – 3 months and its regular price is $24.95.
There are quite a few choices so it boils down to your personal preference and the availability of the cases.
We would love to know, which iPhone 4 case you are getting and the reason for selecting it.[images via iLounge]