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XtremeMac™ Debuts New Must-Have Cases For Much-Anticipated iPhone® 5

XtremeMac™, a leading designer and manufacturer of audio solutions and accessories for Apple® products, is excited to announce the debut of five stylish, innovative and specially designed cases for the newly released iPhone® 5 device.

XtremeMac LED SportsWrap (Photo: Business Wire)

XtremeMac LED SportsWrap (Photo: Business Wire)

The new collection allows Apple consumers to keep the latest iPhone devices safe and secure without compromising style. The standout cases join a wide selection of user-friendly XtremeMac products that recently premiered at the prestigious IFA trade show in Berlin and that will be available in the U.S. in September 2012.

Highlights of the collection include a first-of-its-kind armband-style iPhone device case with LED lights to protect active wearers while running, walking or biking at night; an integrated viewing stand-styled case for watching videos or FaceTime® applications; and vibrant new colors and designs.

The high-performance, lightweight XtremeMac Sportwrap™ LED is an armband-styled case designed for the active user. Made of technologically advanced moisture wicking mesh, the adjustable armband fits most arm sizes and helps protect the iPhone device from moisture while keeping it securely in place while you’re moving. Integrated LED lights provide safety while running, walking or biking at night. The unique two-piece design allows for users to separate the electronic components from the arm band to allow for easy cleaning.

Summary of features:

  • LED lights for safety while biking, running or walking at night
  • Easy access to device controls with clear screen cover.
  • Lightweight design provides comfortable fit
  • Adjustable strap fits most arm sizes
  • Made of durable, washable fabric
  • MSRP 79.99

A second case, the XtremeMac Sportwrap, is a lightweight sport band for the new iPhone and iPod Touch devices. This Sportwrap band features a unique design to keep your device securely in place as well as many of the same features as the XtremeMac Sportwrap LED band, but without the lights.

Summary of features:

  • Unique design keeps device in place
  • Clear, play-through mask for easy navigation
  • Lightweight design provides comfortable fit
  • Adjustable strap fits most arm sizes
  • Durable, washable design
  • MSRP $24.99

The XtremeMac Microshield™ Stand is an innovative new design that transforms the case into a sturdy viewing stand for your device. The integrated stand can be extended to prop up your iPhone device for watching videos or FaceTime applications, and then folds back in seamlessly when not in use. Made of hard durable plastic, the case effectively protects your iPhone device from scratches, dust and dirt.

Summary of features:

  • Seamlessly integrated viewing stand for watching videos or FaceTime
  • Durable hard plastic case protects iPhone device from scratches, dust and dirt
  • Full access to switches, jacks and camera
  • Available in five stylish colors: Gunmetal, Turquoise, Red, Pink, and Pearl
  • MSRP 24.99

iPhone fans preferring a slightly flashier style will gravitate toward the XtremeMac Microshield Fade case. Available in a large variety of colors, this creatively styled case features the latest gradient-color trend with the primary color gradually fading into an array of complementary hues. The sleekly designed translucent case provides full access to all controls, and its smooth, thin profile slides easily into and out of pockets.

Summary of features:

  • Trendy new gradient-color design
  • Smooth finish that slides easily into and out of pockets
  • Full access to switches and jacks
  • Translucent case allows device logo to take center stage
  • Available in purple/pink, blue/purple, green/yellow, yellow/orange, black/gray, and clear/gray
  • MSRP 19.99

With its attractive cork finish, the XtremeMac Microshield Style case adds an element of texture to the iPhone experience. This durable new case is a stylish mix of form and function with protective hard-shell finish that helps avoid scratches, dust and dirt. Its functional design provides full access to all controls and jacks.

Summary of features:

  • Hard case offers high level of protection
  • Unique cork finish adds an element of texture and style
  • Full access to switches, jacks, camera and flash
  • MSRP 24.99

Made from flexible, high-grade TPE material designed for tactile comfort as well as strength, the new XtremeMac Tuffwrap™ case provides a powerful layer of protection for the new iPhone 5 device. Its form-fitting design wraps securely around the device and provides added grip. Available in a rich palette of colors designed to appeal to every taste, the custom-built case ensures full access to switches, jacks and camera.

Summary of features:

  • Form-fitting high-grade TPE material helps avoid scratches and nicks
  • Smooth finish with textured sides adds easy-to-hold comfort and enhances grip
  • Notched to ensure complete access to iPhone device switches, jacks and camera
  • Subtle debossed pattern and rich palette of colors to suit every taste
  • MSRP 19.99

About XtremeMac:

Celebrating its 10-year anniversary, XtremeMac is a portfolio brand of Imation™ Corp. (NYSE: IMN). Founded in 2001, the same year Apple introduced the first iPod® device, XtremeMac provides innovative solutions to protect, power and play Apple products. The brand’s award winning cases, speaker docks and charging solutions incorporate leading edge design and advanced technology to enhance the customer experience with Apple products. Additional information can be found at XtremeMac.com, Facebook/XtremeMac and Twitter/XtremeMac.

Imation, XtremeMac, “X” logo, Sportwrap, Microshield and Tuffwrap trademarks of Imation Corp. Apple, iPhone, iPod and Facetime are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Imation and the Imation logo are trademarks of Imation Corp.

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