Portfolio case scratches the xoom! (video)

Discussion in 'Motorola Xoom' started by xxraffyxx, Feb 24, 2011.

  1. xxraffyxx

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    It doesn't scratch the xoom itself. It leaves a bit of a scuff but it rubs off with your finger. I'm not too happy with the case though. Ill be looking for a different one soon.
     
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    I'm waiting for more case options, too. In the meantime I bought the silicone cover to protect the back and edges - it's actually pretty nice.
     
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    It works better on my Tab. This one has a lot more plastic, and it is much harder to get the Xoom into and out of.
     
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    I'm frustrated that the there is not a hole in the bottom of the case to accommodate charging without having to leave the cover open!
     
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    THIS. This case just seems poorly designed. I resorted to turning my Xoom upside down to be able to charge while closing the case. :\
     
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    The Verizon lady tried hard to sell me this case. I passed on it. Good thing I did after seeing this. With my luck, I'll most likely end up breaking my Xoom!! :(
     
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    I too discovered that last night at work. I went into our tool room and got an awl and made a hole. I then took some really sharp scissors and trimmed it up a bit. It's not the best and I'd surely like to have better, but until a new case from OtterBox or something like that comes out. It'll have to do.
     
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    THIS.

    Who in the heck designed the Xoom? If I am using the case I can't charge while using. Kind of dumb IMHO.
     
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    That stinks. Why would they put the ports on the bottom. So there is no case that works like a stand that you can have the power and hdmi out plugged in while in the case?
     
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    Seems like the only option would be for the dock. I have an HD dock coming my way tomorrow (shipping). I've heard that the dock and the case is compatible
     
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    I remember reading that they were compatible as well, but I own the case and I don't see how it could fit onto the dock. It wouldn't be the first time I missed something obvious though...
     
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