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View Poll Results: Would you buy a iphone product that could use any headphones in a retractable case?

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    Default Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Would you purchase a Iphone case that could use your current headphones in a retractable case? We are a group of students that are currently pursuing a objective of developing and item to solve a problem as a Seinor capstone project in our PLTW engineering class. We need your help to decide if this is a relevant idea that can be used.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Adding additional bulk to the phone is one of the main reasons i don't care for cases (even simple ones) in the first place...putting more crap on it is certainly not something i would buy.
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    Default Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    In find the idea of a case that allows my headphones to always be with me, to be very intriguing. I think the challenge lies in added bulk due to the size of the pods/earbuds.
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    Default Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    If its thinner than a mophie juice pack then I'd be intrigued. Although I don't see it to be that useful. An interesting concept though.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Quote Originally Posted by finn5975 View Post
    In find the idea of a case that allows my headphones to always be with me, to be very intriguing. I think the challenge lies in added bulk due to the size of the pods/earbuds.
    same here. Interested but depends on how much bulk it'll add.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Interesting idea, but it can't be thin enough for me... adding any bulk to my iPhone 5 is unacceptable.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Cool idea , but make sure it's no bigger than a outer box case would be

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    Default Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    I'll pass also. More bulk on a case=bad.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Interesting concept that is for sure. I agree with previous posters though, it would greatly depend on how much bulk would be added. A mock-up may enable people to have more solid views on the idea.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    Thank you for your input.
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    Default Re: Development of a iphone 5 retractable headphone case

    We have already patented and developed such a case for iPhone 4, it's the Ear Gear and will be available for iPhone 5 next year. It is very thin and sounds amazing....
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