updated 11:25 am EDT, Tue July 10, 2007
Six new Belkin iPod cases
Belkin has unveiled six new cases (site not updated) designed to dress up as well as protect iPod, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle players from everyday scratches and scuffs. The company's Statements for iPod nano "Charm" and "Style" cases ($25) feature a heart or line-are pattern laser-cut into high-quality leather, as well as a wristlet for easy carrying and an interior mirror that doubles as a picture frame. "Fitted" Pocket Blues for iPod and iPod nano ($25) includes a carabiner clip and features a functional denim click-wheel protector. "2Face" Reversible for iPod ($25) offers an interactive reversible 2-in-1 design with a graphical pattern throughout while providing full screen protection and navigation access to the portable player.
Belkin's "View" Acrylic Case for iPod ($25) features "True-sense" click-wheel protection for full functionality in a thin and compact case. "Etch" Remix Metal for iPod and iPod nano ($25) also includes "True-sense" click-wheel protection while also featuring a machine etched graphical pattern throughout the aluminum protective face (available in silver, black, blue, and pink). Belkin is also offering a Sport Armband for iPod shuffle ($20) made from lightweight rubber that is water-resistant and hand-washable with reflectors for safe use after dark.