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Old 08-18-2006, 04:09 AM   #1
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What in your opinion is the best screen protector for the 8700g?

Also (this should probably be under a separate question..), but what do you think is the best case that really protects the 8700g without being too overbearing? I am really not a fan of scratches on a phone, especially such a nice one, but I was wondering if anyone knew of a good protective skin (hopefully black in color) and also a nice belt clip. I use to use the Black Napa Leather Horizontal Pouch for the Tmobile Sidekick which was surprisingly well made, but I am still curious if anyone knows of anything that will really protect the 8700g well..

Thanks so much for your help in advance and I apologize if this has already been answered, I saw the seido skin option and a few others on here, but I am hoping to get some more ideas on cases as well as a screen protector...

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Old 08-18-2006, 05:27 AM   #2
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Invisible Shield makes screen protectors and skins for the BB that protect the casing.

ShieldZone - Home of the iPod Screen Protector

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Old 08-18-2006, 06:51 AM   #3
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I don't use one myself but have heard good things about Invisible Shield.
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I second Invisible Shield, great durable protector!
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Old 08-18-2006, 07:57 AM   #5
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For simple and easy, try the Screen Patronus. Based on a host of rec's here on BBForums, I took the plunge and have to agree...they're crystal clear!!
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I've always used boxwave screen protectors with my Treos. I just ordered on for my 8700g. I'll let you know what I think.
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Old 08-18-2006, 09:30 AM   #7
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bestskinsever.com works for me!
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Screen Protector: try ScreenPatronus

I bought this one, love it. I previously purchased one for my 7100t.
eBay: Blackberry 8700 8700r 8700c 8700g Lambskin Leather Case (item 320015430427 end time Aug-18-06 21:30:00 PDT)
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Old 08-18-2006, 09:50 AM   #9
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Therexxx8217;s possibly a review of screen protectors located here http://www.blackberryforums.com/bbf-reviews/

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Old 08-18-2006, 02:59 PM   #10
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Another vote for The Invisible Shield. I have it on all of my devices.
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Old 08-18-2006, 05:45 PM   #11
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Another vote for The Invisible Shield. I have it on all of my devices.
Thanks for all the insight.. is the invisible shield hard to put on? Anyone have any thoughts on my quest to find the perfect case?
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Old 08-19-2006, 09:07 AM   #12
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Default Screen Patronus - BB 8700f

After spending some time reviewing comments here on screen protectors, I purchased a pack of Screen Patronus. A sales rep confirmed by email that they were sending me the clear variety. Delivery from the US to the UK took only 5 days. To protect the screen until they arrived, I had left on the original thin plastic cover supplied by RIM. After cleaning the screen, I followed the directions and applied the patronus cover. Its a tight fit, and steady hands are needed. Once in place, the clarity was fantastic.

For anyone wondering which product to pick, I have no hesitation in recommending screen patronus.
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Pspiegel,

May i suggest our JAVOScreen Protector for your 8700g



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