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SLIDESHOW: iPhone 6 Cases

Make sure you protect your new iPhone 6. We made a slideshow of some of the top user-rated iPhone 6 cases that will protect your iPhone from bumps, scrapes and drops.

Heart Rate Monitor by Sport.com

Heart Rate Monitor
Heart Rate Monitor

Heart Rate Monitor
by Sport.com

 

$1.99

 OVERALL: 4.625/5.0
Usability: 4.5/5.0
Aesthetics: 5.0/5.0
Functionality: 4.5/5.0
Value: 4.5/5.0

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Heart Rate Monitor is exactly what one would expect from a heart rate monitor app. It makes it easy check your heart rate by placing your finger on the rear camera lens or aiming the front facing camera at your face from about 15-20 cm away. I used my finger on the rear camera primarily during my tests. I found this mode to be easier to use and it seemed to provide more consistent test results. It was also less awkward then staring at my face in the gym while waiting for my pulse to be taken.

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Drop Test

Special thanks to PhoneBuff for testing the survivability of the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. I think you need a new case to protect your new iPhone. What do you think?


Protect Your New iPhone 6 With a New Case

With your new iPhone 6 ordered it is time to prepare for its arrival with a new case that serves your needs.

There are thousands of iPhone cases on the market to choose from. They come in various styles/colors and are made of different materials that each promise varying degrees of protection to serve different needs. A case you would use for day-to-day activities may not be rugged enough for your intense weekend workouts or runs. While I prefer that my iPhone live in one case, I have learned that there is no one-size fits all solution when it comes to cases. You may not alway need a case that can be submerged under water (unless you have kids). You may have a desk job and not need the extra protection for drops and bumps during the work-week. You may like your iPhone attached to you. You need to consider these factors as well as the price, size, weight, durability, survivability and the amount of protection offered. With so many factors to consider and options to choose from you can get dizzy buying your new iPhone 6 case. To help you begin your journey here are a some new and veteran cases on the market. Continue reading Protect Your New iPhone 6 With a New Case

iPhone 5/5c/5s Workout Armbands

This is the first iPhitness.com post and where better a place to begin then with a basic necessity for a good workout – a solid and reliable way to carry and protect your iPhone at the gym. Your iPhone can be a vital part of your workout for so many reasons, providing music, tracking your reps and runs, watching workout videos and using workout Apps. We searched the web and found a few of the top rated iPhone 5/5c/5s armbands.

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