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Javoedge Announces JavoScreen Protector for iPods

Javoedge, makers of PDA accessories has released the JavoScreen protector for all model iPods. The JavoScreen features a non-adhesive, non-reflective, scratch-proof material which keeps your screen clean for $5.95, and includes a free cleaning cloth and instruction card.

Editor’s note: After emailing Javoedge, they informed us that the $10.95 price was a mistake. The price is $5.95 instead, and Javoedge “is deeply sorry for all of the inconvenience caused.”

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$10.95 for a little square of plastic!!??

What a rip off!!  And why do u need an instruction card? Step1: put on ipod. Step2: done.  hehehe….crazy!

Posted by Mr. Mugs on November 11, 2003 at 5:40 AM (CST)


Ridiculously overpriced!

Posted by Mok on November 11, 2003 at 6:35 AM (CST)


Not to mention it costs $5.95 to ship. OMG, these guys are seriously trying to rip people off.

Posted by superbalde in San Diego, CA on November 11, 2003 at 8:04 AM (CST)


these guys r hilarious!
If it were 2-3$ a piece i`d buy a bunch but 17$ total for a screen protector? Give me a break!

Posted by Unbeliever on November 11, 2003 at 9:01 AM (CST)


See Idee-ot buy it,
See Idee-ot pay shipping,
See Idee-ot does not know how to put it on,
See Idee-ot buy another one.

Let me know when they’re $.25 a piece!

Posted by Wowzer on November 11, 2003 at 9:47 AM (CST)


Dear All,

We do apologize for all the inconvenience caused.  JavoScreen was mis-priced on our website.  The price should be $5.95.  For customers who purchased iPod JavoScreen at $10.95, Javoedge will refund the difference ASAP. Please email us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you have any questions.

Again, sorry for the pricing mistake and we apologize for all the inconvenience caused.

- Javoedge | www.javoedge.com

Posted by Javoedge on November 11, 2003 at 10:36 AM (CST)


And can you please contact your “already who bought it” customers know about the price change and refund.  I really hate to see people get ripped off, thank you.

Still too pricey for just 1/2 by 1/2 plastic, for me anyways!

Posted by wowzer on November 11, 2003 at 12:12 PM (CST)


If anyone here use pocket PC and buys those screen protectors, you should know this is a okay deal. These things are pricy by nature.

For Pocket PC screen, u constantly tap it leaving marks, making you replace it every month or so. But that’s not the case with iPod. You stick it on, and you good for well, forever.

As for instructions, yes it’s good to have one. These things are hard to place it correctly.

Posted by Bob on November 11, 2003 at 1:51 PM (CST)


Too bad this company will soon be hit by a lawsuit. A company in the U.S holds a patent to place sticky or tacky film on LCD screens. Its funny that companies still jump into things without doing homework. Good Luck

Posted by Eros on November 11, 2003 at 2:27 PM (CST)


An email notification has been sent to all of our customers about receiving a price adjustment on iPod JavoScreen. Javoedge had promptly processed the refunds and credited the difference back to our customers’ credit card.

Please Note: With a purchase of JavoScreen you will get a FREE cleaning cloth and a Installation card.  Please visit our website for a detail installation instructions. 

Best Regards,
- Javoedge

Posted by Javoedge on November 11, 2003 at 2:45 PM (CST)


Well…..thank you.
Hope all companies were this negotiable. Good luck in your sales!

Posted by Wowzer on November 11, 2003 at 4:15 PM (CST)


wow, a free cleaning cloth and plastic card.  Javoedge really shelled out the big bux to give a great deal.

What do they cost, a quarter?

Posted by tetro on November 11, 2003 at 6:41 PM (CST)


What do iPod’s cost? A couple of dollars to manufacture? Whos the fool now?

Posted by Adam on November 11, 2003 at 8:48 PM (CST)


there is another far cheaper way to do the screen protection -
buy a sheet of mylar for next to nothing
cut a template the size of the screen to be protected
cut it with great care so it looks like you bought it at some place very expensive
put it on the screen
if necessary use the edge of a credit card to smooth out any bubbles

however, I have little wish to protect just the screen - the whole iPod is scratch risk - I get the full coverage with this little gem.

Posted by doug on November 11, 2003 at 9:21 PM (CST)


on a more positive note…i do love your retractable chord things for the handhelds…are you gonna release any of these as firewire connectors? To be more specific for ipods? i really do not like carrying those long chords around…

Posted by riceboi on November 12, 2003 at 1:12 AM (CST)


Doug—where can I buy a sheet of mylar?

Posted by Andrew Borstein on November 12, 2003 at 7:14 AM (CST)


lol…this is hilarious…$5.95 after the correction?  Are you sure you don’t mean 59 cents?  So I only get 1 protector for $5.95?  This is one of the biggest rip offs I have every seen.  I am not sure what is worse, this or that silly dock cover that came out recently.

Posted by OldSkool on November 12, 2003 at 5:58 PM (CST)

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