A case for tough love: More smartphone users buying tough phone cases

With smartphones getting ever more expensive, more people are buying tough cases to protect their devices.
With smartphones getting ever more expensive, more people are buying tough cases to protect their devices.ST GRAPHIC: CHNG CHOON HIONG

Forget ultra slim and minimalist. Tough and rugged is in when it comes to smartphone cases these days.

With smartphones getting ever more expensive, more people are buying tough cases - those that let phones easily survive slipping out from hands during use - to protect their devices.

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