My Apple iPhone 7 Plus weighs 188g. Add in a screen protector (a must), another 10g, for a total of 198g, or just shy of 7oz. Add in case that offers protection against serious drops, at least 50g, and a finger hold, like a Pop Socket, a ring holder, or a band of some sort, even more weight. As a practical matter, I’ve always favored cases that have a thin metal plate that work well with a magnetic car phone holder and magnetic finger grip. Even more weight. What I’ve been carrying around in my pocket weighs in excess of half a pound. Lugging around a very smart brick is too annoying a situation to allow to continue. Continue reading
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