1. Wiltron's Avatar
    Hey everyone!

    Coming from a BB Bold 9000, I decided to buy 32GB 3GS. Having an Otterbox Defender series case on the bold its entire life, I went out and bought one for the 3GS.

    After some time using it, I noticed the case is not as good as the bold case, as its easy to knock out of its holster, and other things.

    I emailed Otterbox with a question asking if they sold a different holster for the 3GS, and they responded telling me that they've updated the case to be more secure, with having a slip in slip out style holster like the BB Bold.

    Also, they're sending me one for free, I don't know why as I did tell them I was willing to pay for it, but they insisted it as a gift.

    Just thought I'd let everyone know
    02-10-2010 09:18 PM
  2. Earless Puppy's Avatar
    emailing now with a similar but not the same story to get free stuff, thanx
    02-10-2010 09:22 PM
  3. spiderman001728's Avatar
    02-10-2010 09:49 PM
  4. Brickman's Avatar
    SWEET!! I would certainly pay for it though! I love my OtterBox!!
    02-10-2010 10:00 PM
  5. Diff's Avatar
    Thanks for posting this!
    02-11-2010 11:23 AM
  6. DataCentre's Avatar
    So cool. I need an extra case anyway. Always like to have 2 on hand.
    02-11-2010 12:53 PM
  7. cobra302's Avatar
    i just submitted my information. i wonder what the difference in the holster is? i just got mine 2 days ago, so i doubt that its the new one, but maybe...
    02-11-2010 01:11 PM
  8. Wiltron's Avatar

    I just received the new holster - and first impressions were disappointing!

    It looks EXACTLY the same, abit from a factory pattern of the Otterbox logo on the inside of the holster (where the phone screen is facing when holstered). However, when I clipped the phone into the holster, I must say one thing..


    It is at least 3 times more secure. It actually takes serious effort (but not too much effort that its annoying) to remove from the case, good for bumps and accidental hits.

    Amazing now, so much better than the previous version!
    02-11-2010 01:18 PM
  9. DataCentre's Avatar
    Can you post a couple of pics?
    02-11-2010 04:04 PM
  10. Wiltron's Avatar
    Sure thing, will do it soon as I find my digi cam
    02-11-2010 11:48 PM
  11. spiderman001728's Avatar
    holds the phone soooo much better
    02-12-2010 02:34 AM
  12. Brickman's Avatar
    Just got mine today! This one actually works!! Way to go Otterbox!
    02-16-2010 07:23 PM
  13. cobra302's Avatar
    i got mine as well, a lot tighter than the old one.
    02-19-2010 12:10 PM