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  1. Dew Berry's Avatar
    I was thinking about getting a generic top-loading PU-‘leather’ pouch with a magnetic flip, but then tried to hold a magnet close to the phone in that spot, and it would weaken signal reception by about five dBm, so I will look for something else.
    02-13-19 12:54 PM
  2. Dew Berry's Avatar
    I was thinking about getting a generic top-loading PU-‘leather’ pouch with a magnetic flip, but then tried to hold a magnet close to the phone in that spot, and it would weaken signal reception by about five dBm, so I will look for something else.
    Hey, I am retracting the claim about magnetic flips affecting signal reception: I could not replicate the findings the next day; I would then test a magnetic flip in a store, and I would still not see any substantial effect on reception. So I’ve gotten a generic protective pouch today…
    I’ll use it for a while; then I may post some experience, and a link to the product.
    02-15-19 12:04 PM
  3. Paul-Cosmin Chidean's Avatar
    02-21-19 03:34 PM
  4. nosabo's Avatar
    Please let us know how it feels. I'm still torn about which case to buy since the official cases are nowhere to be found.
    02-28-19 08:36 AM
  5. buzburbank's Avatar
    Having had a BB branded leather pouch dating all the way back to the Tour, I went with the Otis Leather Pouch (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...UvbUpU13374888), available in a handful of colors (black, black/tan, blue, tan) on Amazon for $38.95 with free (and FAST) shipping. (Ordered late Friday night, arrived Tuesday by US Mail.)

    My only complaints (minor) so far are (1) the case is probably a shade too short, which exposes the top corners of the phone more than a slightly deeper pouch would, and (2) it could use some more plush padding on the inside to add protection and to ensure a more secure fit.

    (My Priv pouch is probably closer to perfect. More a pouch and less boxy than this Otis, it was more plush and snug inside. And instead of exposing the entire top face, the opposite sides were equal in length, which better concealed the phone. The front had a plastic see-through port for the LED.)

    Otherwise, this looks and feels like a quality product.Best Cases, Skins and Accessories for the BlackBerry KEY2 LE!-img_2167.jpgBest Cases, Skins and Accessories for the BlackBerry KEY2 LE!-img_2166.jpgBest Cases, Skins and Accessories for the BlackBerry KEY2 LE!-img_2164.jpgBest Cases, Skins and Accessories for the BlackBerry KEY2 LE!-img_2162.jpg
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    04-10-19 07:44 PM
  6. BigHulkDiesel's Avatar
    Having had a BB branded leather pouch dating all the way back to the Tour, I went with the Otis Leather Pouch (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...UvbUpU13375460), available in a handful of colors (black, black/tan, blue, tan) on Amazon for $38.95 with free (and FAST) shipping. (Ordered late Friday night, arrived Tuesday by US Mail.)

    My only complaints (minor) so far are (1) the case is probably a shade too short, which exposes the top corners of the phone more than a slightly deeper pouch would, and (2) it could use some more plush padding on the inside to add protection and to ensure a more secure fit.

    (My Priv pouch is probably closer to perfect. More a pouch and less boxy than this Otis, it was more plush and snug inside. And instead of exposing the entire top face, the opposite sides were equal in length, which better concealed the phone. The front had a plastic see-through port for the LED.)

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    You mentioned the PRIV case fit better than the Otis. Does the Key2 LE fit too loosely in the Priv case or just as snug as the Otis? I know the magnet won't work in the Priv, but it does in the Otis correct?
    04-12-19 08:57 AM
  7. buzburbank's Avatar
    The Key2 LE is far too small for the Priv pouch. I needed to cinch it with a rubber band while waiting for the new case to arrive (which, FWIW, was a genius solution I owe to my wife -- the Key2 was safe and snug). The Otis pouch is properly fitted to the Key2, just not as snug as the Priv pouch was to the Priv.

    If I'm not mistaken, the magnet in both pouches has put the Key2 LE to sleep.
    04-12-19 03:04 PM
  8. Jamaa's Avatar
    BlackBerry makes a case for this phone, but it's nowhere to be found here in the US or Canada. Only in Europe.

    Link

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-5...2F143121151182

    Anyone know where to find one?
    04-16-19 02:54 AM
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