Did you know that most of us don’t go one hour without checking our cell phones? This means plenty of opportunities for it to fall out of our hands, but that’s where a protective case for your phone could come in handy. Yes, it’s one more thing you have to buy for an already expensive device, but the following may just give you an idea of why it’s more of an investment piece and less of an optional accessory.
It’s cost efficient
Let’s say you don’t have phone insurance, or maybe you do but it’s not exactly the greatest. Break your phone in some way, shape, or form and you could be looking at shelling out a good chunk of change to replace it, especially if you want the same type of phone you had before. However, if you do have a protective case, it’s a much cheaper upfront option than having to potentially pay hundreds of dollars if an accident occurs in the future.
You’ll have peace of mind
Things happen. We drop our phones, they fall out of our pockets, kids and pets get a hold of them, they get knocked off the table, and a whole host of other issues that could occur day in and day out. When you have a protective case for your phone, it’s a little worry off your mind that your phone isn’t constantly in danger of breaking if it takes an accidental plunge regardless of how sturdy you believe it to be. With a case, it’s more durable and can handle a lot more.
You won’t have to deal with scratches, cracks, or a shattered screen
As built-to-last as phones are, they go through a lot of wear and tear. In addition to the phones getting dropped, we swipe and poke at them, they get thrown into a purse or slid into a pocket, they’re passed around, put down on every conceivable surface, and even more that could result in scratches on the surface or – even worse – cracks or a shattered screen. Not only are these unsightly for you to have to look at on a daily basis, but they don’t exactly scream professionalism in the workplace. That seemingly simple protective case can prevent a lot of damage.
With the average price of a smartphone ranging anywhere from about $200 upwards to around $700, the real question is why don’t you already have a protective case for it? The aforementioned are only three of the reasons why the protective case could be a great idea for your phone, but those are just the beginning of why it can be beneficial. It may take some getting used to at first, but give it a shot and you may find it was well worth the money.