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Old 05-30-2009, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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When I travel for business, I started using a bluetooth headset but it makes the battery drain faster, obviously. I just ordered the Seidio extended battery, thinking I'll use that on trips, when I came across the Case-Mate Fuel Case. Seems like a great idea? The two are about the same price when you order the holder for the Seidio. Any comments on the Fuel case?
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Old 05-31-2009, 08:45 AM   #2 (permalink)
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My opinion, not actually having one, is that it is a great idea but might not be an ideal solution (at least for me). I have my Bold set to display the flip clock when charging so that I have a bedside clock. This holster doesn't put the device to sleep, so if I were to use it, my Bold would display the clock while in the holster because it would be charging. That's not how I would like it to work, but this is not a fault of the holster, and the Bold is behaving as expected.

It also seems a bit thick for my preferences. My choice would be the extended battery over this holster (but then I don't have that either).
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Old 05-31-2009, 10:41 AM   #3 (permalink)
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the case mate has been Temporarily Out of Stock for a while now.
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