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Old 08-31-2008, 04:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the difference in the clear cases on e-bay for $5-$10 and the one on Seidio for $25.00. I would like to find a clear scratch proof case. Anyone have any ideas?
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$ 15.00
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$ 15.00
lol
A comedian huh??
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LOL @ tsac.

Is there a description of the materials used in each?
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LOL @ tsac.

Is there a description of the materials used in each?
I'm beginning to think tsac wasn't joking around. They all pretty much say "hard plastic case" I was hoping someone had one they could reccomend. I know sometimes you get what you pay for and sometimes you can pay to much! I would like one that was scratch resistant as well.

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Sometimes brand name and generic items are made by the same manufacturer, and then separately branded and packaged for sale.

Sellers then charge whatever they believe the market can pay.
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Don't know about the eBay stuff, but I can recommend the Seidio stuff. I always get their stuff when I get a new phone. Never been let down yet! knocks on wood
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You know i've been procrastinating on this topic.. I need a case. Let me go buy a seidio case. One difference maybe that seidio products have great feedbacks from fellow Blackberry Users from here in the forums.. Ebay.. Could be a replica.. Buy at your own risk lolz.
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You know i've been procrastinating on this topic.. I need a case. Let me go buy a seidio case. One difference maybe that seidio products have great feedbacks from fellow Blackberry Users from here in the forums.. Ebay.. Could be a replica.. Buy at your own risk lolz.
I think I am just going to order one from Seidio this weekend. It would be nice if there was a coupon code out there. I looked and couldn't find one.
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Honestly I think the difference is in quality. The ebay ones can be hit-or-miss. I got a cheap one from ebay. One of the clips on the case wouldn't close properly, but otherwise I"m happy with the case since I only paid $2 for it (free shipping too). If that sounds like something you can live with, then go for an ebay one.
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