Busted iPad (3rd time)! Anyone used this tough case before?

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by takuman, Jul 12, 2012.

  1. takuman

    takuman
    Expand Collapse
    iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Hi people! My kids busted my iPad for the third time. I got the screen replaced 3 TIMES! I am tired of this and was scouting for a bullet proof case (well that doesn't exist) so I narrowed down to the Survivor Apparently its a good Military-Duty Case built with armored material that would protect the ipad even if my kids throw them on the ground...
    Any reviews ?
     

    Attached Files:

    • 491A0.jpg
      491A0.jpg
      File size:
      612.6 KB
      Views:
      648
    • ee.jpg
      ee.jpg
      File size:
      3.8 KB
      Views:
      487
  2. blond

    blond
    Expand Collapse
    iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2012
    Messages:
    9
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Was it free to replace
     
  3. Wokiebear

    Wokiebear
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    173
    Thanks Received:
    7
    Sounds like its time to replace the kids....seriously, maybe some supervision or time out is in order.
     
  4. skimonkey

    skimonkey
    Expand Collapse
    Administrator
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,945
    Thanks Received:
    1,403
    Also the Gumdrop cases are very good. A friend of mine bought one of those for his young son who is Autistic. Works great he says after many "drop test!"

    But really, cracked screen 3 times...Yeeeesh!! I think I would have had 3 heart attacks if that happened to my iPad!!
     
  5. Quizzer2093

    Quizzer2093
    Expand Collapse
    iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2011
    Messages:
    70
    Thanks Received:
    2
    Cracked screen three times.. Knock on wood, never had a cracked screen, and I have dropped my iPad on pavement, cement, the floor. I used to nt have it in case but now I use the gumdrop one

    Sent from my iPad (ios6 Beta2) using iPF
     
  6. axis

    axis
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2012
    Messages:
    212
    Thanks Received:
    3
    If my iPad is going to end up on the floor at some point in its life I want YOU to be the one to drop it Quizzer, a very lucky fellow indeed.
     
  7. tekki

    tekki
    Expand Collapse
    iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2011
    Messages:
    14
    Thanks Received:
    0
    I use the survivor case and I love it, however I have never dropped my iPad. I spend a ton of time at baseball fields and with all the dust flying around it keeps it nice and clean. I would recommend the case.
     
  8. axis

    axis
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Fan

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2012
    Messages:
    212
    Thanks Received:
    3
    Looks like I need to consider a more rugged case for outdoor use (I use a leather folio case), I hadn't really considered it but as I am a youth football (soccer) coach in my spare time I planned to take my iPad out in the field as a training aid (view video, show tactics, formations etc). I just know it will end up dropped or kicked about in the kit bag.
     
  9. tekki

    tekki
    Expand Collapse
    iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2011
    Messages:
    14
    Thanks Received:
    0
    To be honest I have the new iPad with the survivor case and I use it to score our baseball games with game changer app. I chose this case because it completely encloses the iPad, well almost completely to keep the baseball field dust out. It has kept the dust out great. I also have a playbook with a ballistic case, this case doesn't fully enclose the playbook but i feel the ballistic case would definitely protect my tablet if it was dropped because it has much thicker rubber corners just for that.

    Google ballistic cases. I love both cases but for different reasons.

    I hope this helps.
     
  10. michali

    michali
    Expand Collapse
    iPad Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2010
    Messages:
    353
    Thanks Received:
    18
    You did not say whether you had to pay to replace the screen but apart from replacing the kids, as Wokiebear suggests :), would it not be better to give that ipad to them, buy yourself a new one and ban your new one from the kids?!
     

Share This Page



Search tags for this page
damage autism
,
ipad 1 cases rugged
,

ipad 1 tough case

,
survivor case for ipad does anybody know if it is good for kids
,
tough case for ipad 3