Review: Incipio Feather for iPod touch 2G

As one of three new Incipio cases for the second-generation iPod touch, Feather ($20) is based upon the earlier iPhone case of the same name, featuring a very thin hard plastic shell that has soft touch rubber coating on the outside, plus a screen protector made from clear film. It’s lightweight, hard protection, available in your choice of seven colors.


Review: Incipio Feather for iPod touch 2G

Other than color tweaks, not much has changed from the iPhone version of Feather to the iPod touch one. Incipio now includes only a single screen protector in the package—not a big issue, though we also preferred the iPhone 3G screen protector design—and the curves have been modified slightly to fit the second-generation touch’s body. Incipio has done a good job here of tailoring its openings precisely to the iPod’s buttons and ports; the holes are as precise as you can get, in no way compromising access to any of the device’s features.

 

Review: Incipio Feather for iPod touch 2G

Review: Incipio Feather for iPod touch 2G

Review: Incipio Feather for iPod touch 2G

While Feather doesn’t offer much in the way of frills by contrast with DuroShot – notably, there’s no video stand here, and less body coverage—it offers the thinnest protection we’ve yet seen for the iPod touch shy of full-body clear film. The price is reasonable, and you have the choice of a number of colors. It’s worthy of our general recommendation.

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Our Rating

B
Recommended

Company and Price

Company: Incipio Technologies

Website: www.MyIncipio.com

Model: Feather

Price: $20

Compatible: iPod touch 2G

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