Welcome!

Wearables Authors: Yeshim Deniz, Elizabeth White, Harry Trott, Liz McMillan, Jason Bloomberg

News Feed Item

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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND ASSETS FOR MEDIA USE

XTREMEMAC INFORMATION FOR MEDIA

MULTIMEDIA ASSETS FOR MEDIA

Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50406912&lang=en

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
Bert Loomis was a visionary. This general session will highlight how Bert Loomis and people like him inspire us to build great things with small inventions. In their general session at 19th Cloud Expo, Harold Hannon, Architect at IBM Bluemix, and Michael O'Neill, Strategic Business Development at Nvidia, discussed the accelerating pace of AI development and how IBM Cloud and NVIDIA are partnering to bring AI capabilities to "every day," on-demand. They also reviewed two "free infrastructure" pr...
More and more brands have jumped on the IoT bandwagon. We have an excess of wearables – activity trackers, smartwatches, smart glasses and sneakers, and more that track seemingly endless datapoints. However, most consumers have no idea what “IoT” means. Creating more wearables that track data shouldn't be the aim of brands; delivering meaningful, tangible relevance to their users should be. We're in a period in which the IoT pendulum is still swinging. Initially, it swung toward "smart for smart...
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. SoftLayer’s customers range from Web startups to global enterprises.
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.
In his General Session at 17th Cloud Expo, Bruce Swann, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Adobe Campaign, explored the key ingredients of cross-channel marketing in a digital world. Learn how the Adobe Marketing Cloud can help marketers embrace opportunities for personalized, relevant and real-time customer engagement across offline (direct mail, point of sale, call center) and digital (email, website, SMS, mobile apps, social networks, connected objects).
SYS-CON Events announced today that Tintri, Inc, a leading provider of enterprise cloud infrastructure, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Tintri offers an enterprise cloud platform built with public cloud-like web services and RESTful APIs. Organizations use Tintri all-flash storage with scale-out and automation as a foundation for their own clouds – to build agile development environments...
Have you ever noticed how some IT people seem to lead successful, rewarding, and satisfying lives and careers, while others struggle? IT author and speaker Don Crawley uncovered the five principles that successful IT people use to build satisfying lives and careers and he shares them in this fast-paced, thought-provoking webinar. You'll learn the importance of striking a balance with technical skills and people skills, challenge your pre-existing ideas about IT customer service, and gain new in...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Outlyer, a monitoring service for DevOps and operations teams, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Outlyer is a monitoring service for DevOps and Operations teams running Cloud, SaaS, Microservices and IoT deployments. Designed for today's dynamic environments that need beyond cloud-scale monitoring, we make monitoring effortless so you...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Outlyer, a monitoring service for DevOps and operations teams, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Outlyer is a monitoring service for DevOps and Operations teams running Cloud, SaaS, Microservices and IoT deployments. Designed for today's dynamic environments that need beyond cloud-scale monitoring, we make monitoring effortless so you ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Technologies has been named “Platinum Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and the 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place October 31-November 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. CA Technologies helps customers succeed in a future where every business – from apparel to energy – is being rewritten by software. From ...
Why do your mobile transformations need to happen today? Mobile is the strategy that enterprise transformation centers on to drive customer engagement. In his general session at @ThingsExpo, Roger Woods, Director, Mobile Product & Strategy – Adobe Marketing Cloud, covered key IoT and mobile trends that are forcing mobile transformation, key components of a solid mobile strategy and explored how brands are effectively driving mobile change throughout the enterprise.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Technologic Systems Inc., an embedded systems solutions company, will exhibit at SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Technologic Systems is an embedded systems company with headquarters in Fountain Hills, Arizona. They have been in business for 32 years, helping more than 8,000 OEM customers and building over a hundred COTS products that have never been discontinued. Technologic Systems’ pr...
Artificial Intelligence has become a topic of intense interest throughout the cloud developer and enterprise IT communities. Accordingly, attendees at the upcoming Cloud Expo | @ThingsExpo at the Javits Center in New York, June 6-8, will find fresh new content in a new track called Cognitive Computing | Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning. Cloud Expo is still accepting submissions for this new track, so please visit www.cloudcomputingexpo.com for the latest information. 2...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Technologies has been named “Platinum Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and the 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place October 31-November 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. CA Technologies helps customers succeed in a future where every business – from apparel to energy – is being rewritten by software. From ...
Buzzword alert: Microservices and IoT at a DevOps conference? What could possibly go wrong? In this Power Panel at DevOps Summit, moderated by Jason Bloomberg, the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise and president of Intellyx, panelists peeled away the buzz and discuss the important architectural principles behind implementing IoT solutions for the enterprise. As remote IoT devices and sensors become increasingly intelligent, they become part of our distributed cloud enviro...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitrons Solutions will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Hitrons Solutions Inc. is distributor in the North American market for unique products and services of small and medium-size businesses, including cloud services and solutions, SEO marketing platforms, and mobile applications.
SYS-CON Events announced today that TMC has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo and Big Data at Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6–8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, , and the 21st International Cloud Expo, which will take place October 31-November 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Global buyers rely on TMC’s content-driven marketplaces to make purchase decisions and navigate markets. Learn how we can he...
"I think that everyone recognizes that for IoT to really realize its full potential and value that it is about creating ecosystems and marketplaces and that no single vendor is able to support what is required," explained Esmeralda Swartz, VP, Marketing Enterprise and Cloud at Ericsson, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
In his session at @ThingsExpo, Steve Wilkes, CTO and founder of Striim, will delve into four enterprise-scale, business-critical case studies where streaming analytics serves as the key to enabling real-time data integration and right-time insights in hybrid cloud, IoT, and fog computing environments. As part of this discussion, he will also present a demo based on its partnership with Fujitsu, highlighting their technologies in a healthcare IoT use-case. The demo showcases the tracking of patie...