Samsung announced their latest flagship smartphone today, one they hope will crush the bad press of their ill-fated Note7 and restore their name in the eyes of consumers. The phone comes in two models, the S8 and the S8+ both sporting huge screens but virtually no bezels. The phone is without a doubt, very attractive and we’re hoping to get our hands on one sooner than later for a full review. Moshi, the maker of premium smartphone accessories, has also made an announcement today. Cases and screen protectors for anyone looking to take care of their new Samsung device. Read the full Moshi press release below.
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Moshi Announces New Protective Cases and Glass Screen Protection for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus
Moshi’s Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus accessories deliver style, functionality and drop protection
San Francisco, Calif. – March 29, 2017 – Moshi today announced its full protective accessory collection for the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, which will be available for purchase starting in late April 2017 on Moshi.com and at select retailers.
Designed for style, functionality and drop protection, Moshi’s accessory lineup for Samsung’s newest flagship devices includes the classic Overture wallet case; Napa leatherette case; IonGlass screen protector; and two brand new case designs: the Tycho hybrid snap-on case for Galaxy S8 and the Vitros transparent snap-on case for Galaxy S8 Plus.
Tycho Hybrid Snap-on Case (Samsung Galaxy S8): Moshi’s Tycho fuses minimalist style with maximum protection to safeguard the new Galaxy S8 from everyday bumps, drops and scratches. Its proprietary hybrid construction features a shock-absorbing inner bonded to a shatter-proof hard shell frame. (MSRP: $35 | Available Early May in Metro Black and Blush Pink)
Vitros Transparent Snap-on Case (Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus): Slim and stylish, Moshi’s Vitros snap-on case protects the new Galaxy S8 Plus from scratches and shocks while its transparent back panel highlights the S8 Plus’ beautiful design. Crafted from durable yet pliable polymer, Vitros features a precision cut out for easy access to the phone’s rear fingerprint sensor and camera. (MSRP: $30 | Available Late April 2017 in Crystal Clear, Titanium Gray and Orchid Pink)
Overture Wallet Case (Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus): Moshi’s Overture wallet case for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus carries cash, cards and phone in one sleek form factor, while a simple flip turns the case into a convenient stand for media consumption. A sleek, durable leatherette exterior and proprietary Terahedron microfiber inner lining are reinforced with a shatterproof polycarbonate frame for military-grade drop protection. (MSRP: $45/$50 | Available Late April 2017 in Charcoal Black)
Napa Leatherette Case (Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus): Moshi’s Napa for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus is a snap-on case with a sleek leatherette back that adds a touch of elegance and sophistication while its hybrid construction delivers military-grade drop protection. (MSRP: $40/$45 | Available Late April 2017 in Charcoal Black)
IonGlass Screen Protector (Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus): Moshi’s atomically-strengthened IonGlass screen protector delivers edge-to-edge protection for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus displays. Its exceptional hardness exceeds that of steel, and oleophobic surface coating provides fingerprint resistance. (MSRP: $40/$45 | Available Early May 2017)
Moshi’s Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus accessories will be available for purchase starting in late April 2017 on Moshi.com and in select retail locations. Visit www.moshi.com/where-to-buy to find a store near you.