But everyone—from busy moms to mountain bikers—will also appreciate how they shield against harmful drops, shocks, scratches, sneezes, even Cheerio dust. OtterBox is designed for all the spontaneous, chaotic, graceless individuals who have ever broken an electronic device due to their active lifestyle. “Like our customers, we’ve been there too!” admits company founder Curt Richardson.
There’s an OtterBox for almost every device, including iPods, smartphones, tablet PCs and laptops. Cases are available with varying degrees of protection. If you’re relatively nimble, opt for the single-layer silicone skin Impact series. Drop things often? Go for the 3-layer silicone skin Defender series. Major klutz? You need the water-proof, shock-proof Armor series, stat!