Breaking new: LifeProof opens preorders for rugged Fre cases for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus

Otterbox-owned LifeProof on Thursday launched preorders for its Fre cases for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, designed to offer extra protection not just from drops but the outside climate.

Each case is drip-proof to over 6.6 feet in height, and depth of waterproof to similar LifeProof said. They also stop us dust and snow, is partly due to the built-in screen saver.

All ports and controls —including the touchscreen —remain accessible while one of the cases is on. To access a phone’s Lightning port, owners have to flip open a lid.

IPhone iPhone version 7 there are six basic colors: black, blue, red, gray, green and purple, each cost $89.99. Two variants disguise cost $10 extra. Black style should be in November 11th inventory as soon as possible, but some may arrive in December, and there is no fixed date camouflage options.

The 7 Plus case comes in just five colors, namely black, blue, gray, teal, and purple, each for $89.99. Black units should be ready on Nov. 18 —purple is due on Dec. 9, while the other colors are listed as “coming soon.”