Just after screening a modern Apple MagSafe wallet and charging equipment, it is hard not to make MagSafe a necessity for any Iphone 12 circumstance. Fortunately, the people at Nomad now have MagSafe-suitable circumstance selections for all four Apple Iphone 12 types.

The Apple Iphone 12 Professional Max is my day-to-day driver and has been dwelling in an Apple leather circumstance for a number of weeks. Many thanks to Nomad’s go to give MagSafe instances, it appears to be like the Rugged Circumstance might be part of me on my day-to-day adventures.

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The to start with question most individuals will talk to is, “For the identical price tag, must I buy the Nomad Rugged Circumstance or Apple Leather-based circumstance?” Due to the fact I’ve now employed equally selections, I assume the option largely arrives down to irrespective of whether you want ten-foot drop defense or improved buttons on your circumstance. The Nomad Rugged Circumstance is obviously most protective, but the very well-described buttons on the Apple circumstance are rough to conquer.

Rugged Circumstance

The new Rugged Circumstance, is offered for $59.95, in Black, Purely natural, and Rustic Brown. I expended a number of days with the Black colour circumstance so it hasn’t but had time to age and establish character. The Horween leather of the Nomad instances smells wonderful while Apple’s Leather-based circumstance has no leather odor, if that is one thing you are looking for in a circumstance.


The internal bumper process on the Rugged Circumstance is developed to aid your cellular phone endure a ten-foot drop, which gives some aid for all those drops out of your hand in day-to-day utilization. The body of the circumstance is polycarbonate with a Horween leather back panel that wraps up around the bottom of the four sides and transitions into the TPU edges.


The inside of the Nomad Active Rugged circumstance is lined with gentle gray microfiber content, with the Nomad branding on the within and a obvious MagSafe circle centered in the center. The Iphone 12 Professional Max snaps securely into the polycarbonate core body and ensures the circumstance will not fall off the Iphone. There are ample openings for the rear cameras, flash, ringer swap, Lightning port, speaker, and mics.

Two lanyard attachment points are built-in into the bottom openings. The rigid content ensures that your lanyard will not fall out of the circumstance and the circumstance securely retains your Iphone so lanyard use is totally secure.


The appropriate side button and volume buttons have delicate raised regions for activation. The appropriate side button has some texture to aid make it easier to find it with your fingers. This is the just one design and style area I would like to see improved a little bit as the volume buttons are a little bit way too flush for my wants.

The body wraps around all four sides and protrudes just a little bit higher than the exhibit so that your display is protected when you set your cellular phone down on a table. The within of the TPU body has a gray liner that has notches present, possible developed to dissipate shock loads when you drop your Iphone.

MagSafe operation is now a section of the circumstance design and style and it functions as very well as any Apple circumstance with the leather wallet keeping securely in location and charging adapter completely engaged. Wi-fi charging and Apple Wallet wireless know-how functions with the Iphone in the circumstance way too.

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Rugged Folio Circumstance

When you can use your Iphone for Apple Shell out, there is nevertheless a will need to carry an ID, accessibility card keys, and other cards. The Apple Leather-based Wallet is good for a couple of cards when you can journey as a minimalist, but occasionally you will need much more capacity than that.

The new Iphone 12 Professional Max Rugged Folio is offered in Black and Rustic Brown shades for $seventy nine.95. There are a few card slots and a funds slot on the within flap of this circumstance with a rated capacity for six cards. I was capable to carry a credit rating card, my ORCA transit card, my office accessibility essential, my driver’s license, and a $20 bill with simplicity.


Dark gray microfiber content addresses the within of the circumstance and the wallet flap. Horween leather is present along the back and extends to deal with the full entrance flap of the circumstance with stitched edges. The leather appears to be, and smells, wonderful.

The entrance flap is a little bit more compact than the back so that the entrance rests appropriate on the edge of the TPU side bumpers of the back piece as exhibit defense is delivered. This circumstance also gives ten-foot drop defense thanks to the an internal shock absorption bumper.

The buttons, openings, and lanyard attachment points are the identical as the Rugged Circumstance. I would like to see the capacity to use this circumstance as a media kickstand with some type of hinge that supports numerous viewing angles.

The Nomad Rugged Folio is the finest complete wallet circumstance I’ve viewed for the Iphone 12 series and with MagSafe help it might be the best circumstance for individuals who want to go away their wallet at property.