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Belkin launches new range of cases and accessories for the
Apple iPhone 5

New line includes classic sophisticated design-inspired cases, sporty armbands and
screen protection

(Rushden, UK). – 13 September, 2012 – Belkin today unveiled a line of accessories designed
for the new Apple IPhone 5. The range of over 40 cases and sport armbands features classic,
elegant and colourful styles which show off the striking design of the new IPhone 5, while
providing all the protection you’d expect from Belkin.
With sophisticated styling the classic black range brings out
the smart in your smartphone, while white and clear ranges
allow the elegance of the IPhone 5 to show through. A new
line of vibrant colours in a range of materials and finishes
adds a dash of fun and vitality to compliment your mood,
wardrobe or occasion.

“Ranging from fun and bright to sleek and sporty, our
designs for the Apple IPhone 5 offer stylish solutions for everyone,” said Tristan Lericollais,
director of product management at Belkin. “Striking the right balance between form and function,
our new collection of cases and armbands enhance the variety of ways we use our phones in
our daily life without sacrificing personal style.”

Selected styles from the line including the Grip Sheer, Flex, Shield and Shield Sheer Matte will
be available when the IPhone 5 arrives in stores so you can protect your phone from the start.

View Case (F8W153vf) - £19.99 / €24.99
 Clear polycarbonate back showcases iPhone, while flexible, easy-to-grip TPU
frame protects against scratches
 Available in: Blacktop, Whiteout, Day Glow, Fresh, Reflection

Flex Case (F8W130vfC00-2) - £14.99 / €14.99
 Flexible, easy-to-grip silicone with alternating high-gloss and soft
touch textures
 Two-pack: Blacktop/Clear

Pocket Case (F8W123vf) - £17.99 / €17.99
 Durable, structured outer material with a soft microfiber inner lining and a
convenient pull-tab to remove your iPhone quickly and easily
 Available in: Blacktop, White, Day Glow, Red Carpet

Snap Folio (F8W100vf) - £19.99 / €24.99
 Durable structured outer material and soft microfiber inner lining keep your
iPhone’s surface free of scratches and scuffs, without extra bulk
 Available in: Blacktop/Gravel, White/Gravel, Indigo/Gravel, Red Carpet/Gravel
Belkin Shield Series Collection
Made from ultrathin polycarbonate, Belkin’s Shield Series cases feature powerful protection
from every day wear and tear in a slim, form-fitting design.

Shield (F8W159vf) - £14.99 / €14.99
 Thin but durable polycarbonate material gives your iPhone a high-gloss finish
 Available in: Blacktop, Whiteout, Indigo, Ruby, Fresh

Shield Matte (F8W127vf) – £17.99 / €17.99
 Thin but durable polycarbonate material with a soft-touch finish
 Available in: Blacktop, Whiteout, Indigo, Ruby, Fresh

Shield Sheer Matte (F8W162vf) - £17.99 / €17.99
 Translucent tinted polycarbonate material with a soft-touch finish
 Available in: Blacktop, Clear, Indigo, Ruby, Fresh
Belkin Grip Series Collection
Available in a variety of designs and colours, the grip collection is made from a flexible, easy-togrip
TPU material and provides durable protection from impacts and scratches in a slim-fitting
profile with a velvety smooth finish.

Grip Case (F8W158vf) - £12.99 / €12.99
 High-gloss finish in easy-to-grip TPU material
 Available in Blacktop, Whiteout, Ruby and Ice

Grip Sheer (F8W093vf) - £12.99 / €12.99
 Transparent, high-gloss finish in an innovative, easy-to-grip
TPU material
 Available in Blacktop, Clear, Indigo, Magnetic, Reflection

Grip Sheer Matte (F8W157vf) - £12.99 / €12.99
 Innovative transparent TPU material with velvety smooth soft-touch finish
 Available in Clear

Grip Glam Matte (F8W126vf) - £17.99 / €19.99
 Metallic finish gives your iPhone sparkle and a velvety smooth texture
 Available in Titanium, Steel, Magnetic
Belkin Sport Armband Collection
Belkin’s stylish, yet functional Sport Armbands let you concentrate on your workout, not your
device. Made from lightweight, breathable Lycra and Neoprene, the armbands are waterresistant,
hand-washable and fit snug against your arm without adding extra bulk. Clear window
gives you full access to all your controls

EaseFit Armband (F8W105vf) - £19.99 / €24.99
 Adjustable strap for superior fit and comfort
 Available in; Blacktop, White

ProFit Armband (F8W107vf) - £24.99 / €29.99
 Custom clasp-closure design eliminates the need to readjust before
every use
 Available in: Blacktop, White, Day Glow

Belkin’s new range for the Apple IPhone 5 will be available in late September 2012, with
additional accessories launching throughout the autumn in selected retailers across Europe.
Apple and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

About Belkin
At Belkin, we are inspired by people. With more than 200 patents, Belkin invents products that harness
the power of technology to enrich people’s lives. From wireless home networking and entertainment, to
mobile accessories, energy management, and a broad USB and cable mix, Belkin products connect the
dots between people and technology. Belkin also provides public and private sector organizations with
high-quality security, infrastructure, energy, and server-room solutions. A privately held company founded
in 1983, Belkin has more than 1,200 employees in 25 countries. Headquartered in Playa Vista, California,
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