iPhone 5 users are not new to the concept of using an extended battery or a battery case to increase their phone’s battery life. If you are one such user, you’ll also be aware that most of the extended batteries that are available in the market are bulky and make your phone look like a brick! Well, do not worry more. Maxboost Fusion has come up with a solution for your woes. Their Maxboost Fusion Detachable External iPhone 5 Battery Case is a new battery case which is slim and light weighted compared to other products in the market. It is a two piece design, i.e. it has a matte finished protective case that snugly covers your phone and a glossy finished extended battery pack that can increase the life of your iPhone 5.
To be sure about how Maxboost detachable external iPhone battery case is different from the others available in the market several reviews have been studied and test have been conducted to derive to certain results. Let us take a deep look into the specifications, features, pros and cons that signifies the efficiency and utility of the battery case.
- It provides a battery capacity of 2000mAh. This capacity doubles your iPhone’s battery life.
- It has a detachable design. This allows the users to remove the extended battery any time they want and enjoy just the protective case.
- The extended batteries come in two colors – black and white. The protective case comes in more than ten colors.
- The case has a MicroUSB for an input port and a lightning output port.
- The case has cutouts for headphones, camera, and other function buttons.
Pros and cons:
Battery case: As mentioned earlier, the battery case comes in a two piece detachable design. This is one of the biggest advantages of this case. You can either attach the battery to the case to increase your phone’s life or simply use the stylish case for protecting your phone. The case fits in the iPhone’s Lighting connector and converts it to MicroUSB. The battery can be charged even when it is on the phone.
Battery capacity: With 2000mAh capacity the battery provides eight hours of talk time or ten hours of web usage. The extended battery has a power on and off button. This enables you to decide when you need the extended battery to power your mobile. Also, the 4-LED indicator on the case helps you to check the remaining power any time.
Protective case: Though the battery has a glossy finish, the protective case comes with a matte touch. The protective cover also comes in more than ten colors and this adds a stylish touch to your iPhone. By being slim and light weighted, the case does not add any extra bulk to your phone. Although the case protects the phone from scratches, not sure how far it can withstand heavy shocks and drops. Another drawback is that the case also tends to get scuffed easily.
Built-in functions: The battery case has a built in charging switch, LED battery level indicator, and also enables the user to charge and sync the phone through the case.
In spite of having so many features, the pricing of the battery case is not that competitive when compared to similar products available in the market. Also, some users worry about the protection it can provide to the phone. Considering all these aspects, Maxboost Detachable External iPhone 5 Battery Case gets a score of 8/10!