The iPhone 5 is a great device, but it's not waterproof (you'll have to wait for Apple to release the iPhone 10 for that). If you're looking for a waterproof iPhone 5 case there are plenty of options; Here are our five favorite waterproof cases for you to choose from.
"Take your iPhone along, wherever life may take you," promises LifeProof. They're not kidding, company's latest iPhone case is not only waterproof but also shock-proof and dirt-proof while only adding 1.5 millimeters around the edge of your now waterproof iPhone 5.
The price is still TBA, as is the LifeProof iPhone 5 waterproof case. Here's more from the company's website:
The team at LifeProof is working 24/7 to complete our new industry-defining LifeProof case for your iPhone 5.
We know you'll want to take Apple's latest technology wherever you go, and that you expect nothing short of ultimate protection in a sleek and slim case from LifeProof!
You can sign up online to be notified as soon as the LifeProof waterproof iPhone 5 case is available for purchase.
2) Proporta BeachBuoy iPhone 5 Waterproof Case:
For just over $15 you can keep your iPhone 5 waterproof at distances up to 16 feet below. The waterproof iPhone 5 case features a display window measuring 115x88mm and the entire case's dimensions are just 145x115mm. The case closes using a velcro strip and a double seal to keep your iPhone 5 waterproof at all times.
More from Amazon's product description:
Proporta's waterproof iPhone 5 case is the perfect solution to those looking to use their smartphones in or around water.
Using a simple (but really effective) grip seal system, the BeachBuoy is 100% waterproof, so you can rest assured that your highly valuable iPhone 5 is protected from water, sand and sticky fingers.
Proporta's waterproof iPhone 5 case also comes with four eyelets and a lanyard so it's easy to hold on to or hang around your neck for a day at the beach.
These $7 silicone iPhone 5 waterproof cases come in ten different colors and promise complete smartphone protection against water, dusk and "decorations." The cases feature a slim design, so they won't turn your sleek iPhone 5 into a bulky contraption. Simple Style promises "complete interaction with all functions and buttons."
Even better, these waterproof iPhone 5 cases are made from eco-friendly materials and are easy to snap on and remove.
This $40 case is somewhat bulk but promises to completely seal in your iPhone and keep it protected for up to 30 minutes under water (no deeper than 1 meter). At the same time, this waterproof iPhone 5 case also promises "total phone screen, camera and call functionality."
More from the Outdoor Tech website:
The power of hindsight in the palm of your hands... if you've ever dropped your phone in the toilet, you'll know what that means. The O.T. Waterproof iPhone case makes your iPhone totally submersible at depths of up to 3 feet.
The writes states that their waterproof iPhone 5 case is "coming soon."
5) Chromo Inc. Waterproof iPhone 5 Case:
For just $6 on Amazon you can waterproof iPhone 5 case, IPX8 certified to up to 100 feet. The case features windows on both sides so you can still take photos and video, it will also fit all but the largest devices, ad might even have some space left over for your cash and cards. Chromo Inc. promises their case is not only waterproof but also sand and dirt proof, and also snaps closed easily to form a locked seal against water.
Find a better waterproof iPhone 5 case in your research? Let us know in the comments.