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  1. trucksmoveamerica#AC's Avatar
    Anyone using their note 8 with no case or just a skin?

    Tempted to use just the skin on the back, no case or bumper. Right now I'm using the DBrand grip bumper with back skin.
    07-08-2018 05:44 PM
  2. Relletti's Avatar
    I'm using a red dragon skin from D Brand. Right now I'm also using a otterbox case on it too when I'm outside. It does feel great without having the extra bulk of the case though.
    SwissCheese06 likes this.
    07-08-2018 05:56 PM
  3. anon(5719825)'s Avatar
    I was using mine without a case for a few months. Now I have a Samsung case on it. Got rid of the Otterbox when it no longer fit the phone as it was stretched out from removing it a few times.
    07-08-2018 06:45 PM
  4. donm527's Avatar
    Too thin and too slippery for me without a case. I guess a skin could help a little in the slippery dept. but I've been rocking a Neo Hybrid case since day one and for me it makes it perfect in hand as well as give it a more solid feel.
    bassplayrguy likes this.
    07-08-2018 08:37 PM
  5. trucksmoveamerica#AC's Avatar
    I have the red skin dragon also and that helps for grip. It just feels nicer and the edge of the phone pops without the case on it.
    SwissCheese06 likes this.
    07-08-2018 08:54 PM
  6. chazglenn3's Avatar
    I have a Slickwrap on the back, it's in a Chinese Alcantara case and I have a Whitestone Dome glass on it. The glass was a recent addition due to some scratches that I got on my screen.
    07-08-2018 11:57 PM
  7. Xandorra's Avatar
    For me,I hated it for 2 days not having a case. So thin and slippery
    07-09-2018 04:15 AM
  8. aldo82's Avatar
    I always used to use my phone's naked but the modern Samsung designs are too thin and slippery for me so tech 21 pure clear case for me
    bassplayrguy likes this.
    07-09-2018 04:26 AM
  9. naturalguy's Avatar
    I actually like the feeling of it with a case better than naked and it is far too fragile a phone to use without a case
    MikeLW1984 likes this.
    07-09-2018 05:52 AM
  10. trucksmoveamerica#AC's Avatar
    So for most of us, the color of the phone doesn't matter, we are going to cover it up with a case anyway. I know there are clear cases, but those are fingerprint magnets which drive me nuts, and they get scratched up.

    I do like the DBrand grip bumper with the wrap on the back, but they aren't even selling them to the public yet for the phones we have now, I highly doubt they will have them for the note 9 release date.
    SwissCheese06 likes this.
    07-09-2018 08:08 AM
  11. Xandorra's Avatar
    Black telefoon with this case
    07-09-2018 09:05 AM
  12. spydersilk's Avatar
    I just take my case off when I am at home. I like to enjoy the asthetics, feel, and look of the phone now and then.
    Considered a Dbrand, but I would still want a case. I would think the Dbrand wouldn't be compatible with the case, maybe depends on the case.
    This is what I have. I like the matte clear back.
    SUPCASE Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Case... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0752BV8YN...cUvbUpU6280712
    07-09-2018 09:23 AM
  13. pkcable's Avatar
    I had a case AND a screen protector on mine! It's a 900 phone! (NOT that I paid 900 mind you )
    07-09-2018 12:40 PM
  14. kirksucks's Avatar
    I have a very thin TPU case. It's something but feels almost like nothing.
    07-09-2018 08:05 PM
  15. Morty2264's Avatar
    Phones do feel great without the added weight and feel... But I'm too clumsy to risk such a thing!
    07-09-2018 08:56 PM
  16. chyeo1979's Avatar
    I like case, dun like my phone to be so thin and there's no way it can look nice with all the fingerprints over it anyway
    07-10-2018 04:13 AM
  17. ahiqar's Avatar
    I'm using a Slickwraps clear skin on the back and nothing else right now. Occasionally I will pop on a Tech 21 case, but I enjoy the phone without a case so much more.
    07-10-2018 06:29 AM
  18. 7h3d34f0n3's Avatar
    I have this case but the blue colored variant. I went with the blue color because the blue Note 8 was not available at launch. I am really enjoying the case.
    Xandorra likes this.
    07-10-2018 09:27 AM
  19. cwbcpa's Avatar
    I have about a half a dozen cases for my Note 8 that I use depending on where I will be and what I am doing. I will take the case off when at the office or just sitting at home in the evening. Anytime there is a risk of dropping, I put a case on it. It's too slippery and I would just worry about dropping it without some sort of case on it. I do like the feel of the phone though so I enjoy using it caseless when I can.
    07-10-2018 12:17 PM
  20. Tsepz_GP's Avatar
    I have had want too many near misses to use this without a case.

    With that said the phone is insured for quite a lot, but I'd rather not go through the drama of claiming and having to setup the phone again, lol.

    Even with a DBrand skin, I don't feel right. A mate of mine has a S9+ with an aweseom camo DBrand skin, feels great but doesn't feel at all protected.
    07-10-2018 12:44 PM
  21. pchain's Avatar
    I prefer not to use a case on any phone, but with the Note 8 I had to make an exception. I'm using a Patchworks case that is very slim but gives excellent grip.
    07-10-2018 03:18 PM
  22. Climb14er's Avatar
    I use a Spigen Ultra Thin case, excellent grip and has worked very well. Had the same on the Note 5.
    07-10-2018 03:30 PM
  23. joe_fresh's Avatar
    I use an incipio case, had the same one on my s8+, phone is too slippery and expensive not to have it protected.
    Morty2264 likes this.
    07-11-2018 07:25 AM
  24. Morty2264's Avatar
    I use an incipio case, had the same one on my s8+, phone is too slippery and expensive not to have it protected.
    Absolutely. That's how I feel about my Pixel 2. It's beautiful but it's too expensive and smooth to not have it protected in some form or another.
    07-11-2018 11:55 AM
  25. Ken Ric's Avatar
    I love the original look and feel of the phone but due to the phone getting hot on prolonged use and the fear of scratching the back or sides, I resorted to the Alcantara case. I love the feel and look of it so much, that I got two of it. I swapped it every couple of months. Got the black and grey colors. My Note 8 is black.
    07-12-2018 08:44 AM
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