Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 Case Review

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case offers a slim and attractive iPhone 5 case that doesn’t alter the design of the iPhone 5.

The Spigen Saturn case snaps onto the iPhone 5, protecting the back of the iPhone. In one un-intended test the case kept the iPhone safe from a drop of 6.5 feet.

The nicest things about this iPhone 5 case are that it adds no noticeable bulk to the iPhone and keeps the same two-tone look.

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Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case is a slim way to protect the iPhone.

Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case is a slim way to protect the iPhone.

Spigen designed the Saturn iPhone 5 case to cover the sides of the iPhone, and leave the top and bottom wide open. This makes it possible to use any headphones with the case and to dock the iPhone 5 into any existing speaker docks.

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The sides of the case are slim so it will still fit in most car or desk mounts. The left side features two cutouts for the volume buttons and mute switch. It is easy to use both of these buttons with the case on.

The case comes on and off fairly easily, though users should expect a good amount of force to get it started. There’s no chance this case will fall off while in use.

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case maintains the iPhone's two tone look and offers a red accent option.

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case maintains the iPhone’s two tone look and offers a red accent option.

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case is a minimalist case in all regards, so don’t expect it to provide extreme protection. The case mainly protects the back and sides from scratches, though it leaves the chamfered edge on the top and bottom of the phone open to wear. The case may not offer as much protection as an Otterbox, but it is dramatically thinner, and cheaper.

Users looking for more protection in a similar design can get the Spigen Slim Armor iPhone 5 case that features two layers of protection.

Spigen offers the iPhone 5 Saturn case in three colors; red, white and silver and black and silver. The black and silver option looks great on the black iPhone, while the white and silver is better suited for the white iPhone. The Red iPhone 5 Saturn case looks good on either iPhone and is a nice way to carry what looks like a custom colored iPhone.

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case adds no noticable thickness.

The Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case adds no noticeable thickness.

There are many cases for the iPhone 5, but the Spigen Saturn is one of the best we’ve found for keeping the iPhone safe day-to-day without adding bulk or changing the iPhone 5’s distinctive two-tone look.

Get the Spigen Saturn iPhone 5 case from Spigen for $26.99.

Comments

  1. Spigen Cases says

    Spigen continues to bring fresh ideas to market. Anyone who has tried the Saturn and Slim Armor can tell you it does offer edge protection, which is key. There isn’t a better case that mirrors the design of the iPhone 5. Great review.

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