Product News: Non-Industrial Products

Smartphone Case protects against drops, dust, and scratches.

Press Release Summary:

Dec 16, 2008 - Designed for HP iPAQ 600 Series Business Navigator smartphone, Defender Series(TM) Case features 3 layers consisting of thermal formed protective clear membrane for protection against scratches and dust, high-impact polycarbonate shell, and silicon skin that absorbs shock. Case includes holster-style swivel belt clip and acoustic vents for clear sound transmission. It allows access to all smartphone features including sync/charge jack, reset button, stylus, and navigational wheel.

Otter Products, LLC - Fort Collins, CO

Original Press Release

Move Your Business Forward with OtterBox HP iPAQ 600 Series Protection

Press release date: Dec 04, 2008

Fort Collins, COLO. - Looking for the best way to move your business forward without the expense? Start by protecting technology. Introducing a new Defender Series(TM) case from OtterBox for the HP iPAQ 600 Series Business Navigator smartphone. Conduct business on-the-go without fear of breaking your valuable device; safeguard from drops, dust and scratches with this slim-fit, interactive case that is form-fitted to withstand whatever the day brings.

"We're pleased to add another iPAQ case to our expanding line of cases for HP," said Curt Richardson, CEO of OtterBox. "The case design allows complete interaction so users can access all the great features of the device while relying on OtterBox's trusted protection."

Three sleek, innovative layers offer optimal protection without adding bulk:
Layer one: Thermal formed protective clear membrane protects against scratches and dust intrusion.* (Layer optional depending on level of ruggedization desired)
Layer two: Hi-impact polycarbonate shell
Layer three: Silicone skin to absorb bump and shock Make a call, check your email or look up directions with the GPS feature; OtterBox protects while still allowing complete usability. Keep your iPAQ within reach using the included holster-style swivel belt clip. Acoustic vents allow clear sound transmission while keeping out dust and dirt. Sync/charge jack, reset button and stylus are all accessible right through the case. Even the protective clear membrane provides access to the Smart Touch navigational wheel.

"Smartphones are expensive and hectic lifestyles can lead to costly damages, especially when an entire company relies on the technology," Richardson said. "That's where OtterBox comes in with our premier protective solutions for devices such as iPAQs."

A broken smartphone can lead to missed appointments and lost contacts. Protect yourself, your company and your investment with OtterBox.

Additional Information:

Environmental Protection:
Drop and Shock- Protection against drop, bump & shock
Water Protection- Not tested or recommended for water protection
Dust Intrusion- Dust does not enter in a sufficient quantity to interfere with satisfactory operation of equipment

Layer 2: yellow or black
Layer 3: black
Belt Clip: black Dimensions (Case Only): 4.95" x 1.00" x 2.72"

Approximate Weight (Case Only; including layer 1): 3.30 oz (93.44 grams)

About OtterBox:
Founded in 1996, OtterBox is highly respected in the design and production of rugged and semi-rugged cases to safeguard technology and other valuables.

Built upon fundamentals of hard work, creativity and perseverance, OtterBox is the innovator of premier protective solutions for leading global handheld manufacturers, wireless carriers and distributors.

For more information, visit or call 888-695-8820.

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