1. Tartarus's Avatar
    I had ordered a few popsockets from China somewhere last January and I’m still waiting for them.
    Luckily today there was a big event in the city and some people where selling buttons and other gadgets. To my surprise there was pop sockets too. I immediately got me a few

    They’re amazing and I’m baffled that I haven’t bought them any sooner.
    05-19-2019 03:29 PM
  2. Annie_8plus's Avatar
    Still not a fan! But I do think they have their merit. Glad you found some to use @Tartarus! I'm actually intrigued by Speck's new Grab Tabs... Here's a link to the iMore article about them which was posted last week:

    https://www.imore.com/speck-grabtab-review

    I think I'd like this product better because I could still use charge my phone on the qi (Chee) charger!
    Tartarus likes this.
    05-20-2019 10:23 AM
  3. androomidaa's Avatar
    Believe it or not, I find my GF's pop socket very helpful to hold her X. Although it's hello kitty once you pop it out you can use it as a stand. It's kinda girly though and definitely not a boys thing.
    05-21-2019 03:06 AM
  4. Tpence2177's Avatar
    I have thought about getting one several times, but I wireless charge and have my phone in either a lifeproof, or a defender. Dropping my phone isn’t as big of worry, but one handed use would be a lot nice with a pop socket. Think it just ultimately comes down to I prefer wireless charging over ease of holding my phone.
    Annie_8plus likes this.
    05-21-2019 05:43 AM
  5. lemony0's Avatar
    My sister uses one. I kind of get it, and it does double up as a stand, but I think it's more of a fashion accessory than anything.
    Annie_8plus likes this.
    05-24-2019 09:36 AM
  6. Speedygi's Avatar
    Comparing these to rings, popsockets are so much safer as you don't potentially get your fingers caught in it and end up subjecting them to hard metal.
    06-25-2019 12:33 PM
  7. scruffypig's Avatar
    Don’t use a pop socket and have no plans to.
    06-26-2019 09:41 AM
  8. Evilguppy's Avatar
    There’s a built in one on my case: I never use it, but it may be because my phone is small, it’s just a X. With an XS Max, who knows?
    07-04-2019 03:17 PM
  9. etad putta's Avatar
    Pop sockets are awesome and I'm an old dude. Better grip and a kickstand. Whats not to like?
    07-04-2019 08:28 PM
  10. Lee_Bo's Avatar
    Switched to the Quadlock case/system so I don't use anything anymore.
    07-06-2019 08:54 AM
  11. currymvp3rd's Avatar
    I do not use a pop socket and I never will
    If you use it, you will love it!
    08-01-2019 03:30 PM
  12. SuperLeakTX's Avatar
    Even I don't like it. It is still neat
    08-31-2019 04:18 PM
  13. Auronda40's Avatar
    I got the otter box pop socket case and I absolutely love it!! Makes my heavy XS Max not so heavy lol. I love that the pop tops are interchangeable too
    09-11-2019 01:16 PM
  14. Chuck Finley69's Avatar
    My teenage daughters swear by them....
    09-11-2019 01:28 PM
  15. jeraldjamescapao88's Avatar
    I'm on the fence about getting a pop socket for my X and wondering how many actually use them. Do you remove them and swap between cases? Are they a gimmick or actually nice to have?
    Me not yet but I will try one soon.
    09-11-2019 02:42 PM
  16. eyecrispy's Avatar
    My kids all use them. I got one at a charity event and tried it. It’s nice but I don’t love it or hate it. It was a generic branded one and kept falling off so I ditched it.
    09-28-2019 05:22 AM
  17. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    It kills wireless charging. No thanks!
    scruffypig and comiken205 like this.
    09-28-2019 05:56 AM
  18. scruffypig's Avatar
    It kills wireless charging. No thanks!
    Amen!
    09-28-2019 06:42 AM
  19. Terb's Avatar
    Same... I like my wireless charging
    09-28-2019 08:32 AM
  20. MSUlover's Avatar
    i picked up one of these Otterbox cases that has a built in pop socket. I got such a good deal on it so I figured I would try it. I actually really like it. The pop socket folds down and you can use wireless charging. I had tried the original pop socket but hated it, couldn’t get it to stay on and couldn’t use wireless charging.
    09-28-2019 08:56 AM
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