Reviews & Awards

For years, Ballistic has been the best kept secret in the mobile device industry. But now the secret’s out. See what the most illustrious influencers have said about Ballistic phone and tablet cases.


The Ballistic team is proud of what we’ve accomplished. And so are our peers.

  • PCMAG.COM Best iPad mini Cases 2013

    Ballistic Smooth Series

    The 2013 Best iPad mini Cases

  • PCMAG.COM Best Samsung Galaxy S 4 Cases 2013

    Ballistic Aspira Series Case

    The 2013 Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Cases


Read what they’re saying about Ballistic cases. Correction: Read what they’re saying about critically-acclaimed Ballistic cases.

  • Babble
    12 Last-Minute Tech Gifts December 20, 2013

    We have quite a few gadget gurus in our family, so all things tech are usually a safe bet for holiday gifts.

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  • PC Mag
    The Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Cases December 9, 2013

    Protective cases aren't exactly known for their vibrant personality, but the Ballistic Aspira Case is an exception.

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  • The Boston Globe
    Springfield lights to handbook for cruisers : RUGGED CELLPHONE CASES December 7, 2013

    Do you worry about damaging your smartphone while you’re biking, bungee jumping, deep sea diving, or simply racing for your flight?

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  • MSN Latino
    Gift Ideas for the Holidays November 27, 2013

    ...for maximum protection, Ballistic has its Hydra model...

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  • PC Mag
    The Best Verizon iPhone 4 Cases April 5, 2011

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  • The New York Times
    A Militarily Tough iPhone Case — Sort Of March 25, 2011

    Ballistic said the HC (for Hard Core) was drop-tested from at least four feet, as well as tested against vibration, temperatures from 160 degrees Fahrenheit to minus 60, and humidity...

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  • iPhone Life
    Ballistic HC gets Mil-Spec certification! February 18, 2011

    If you are looking for a seriously tough case for your iPhone, check out the Ballistic HC series. They recently passed MIL-STD 810G specifications (the only iPhone 4 case design to do so). They also have HC cases for BBerry, and HTC devices as well...

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  • Coed Magazine
    We’re Ballistic Over the Ballistic HC iPhone Case October 23, 2010

    Your phone will survive your drunken handling as it plunges with you off the deck into the patio furniture–or falls victim to your body weight as you face plant while stumbling to your dorm room...

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  • Gumball Tech
    Ballistic HC (hard core) iPhone 4 case October 4, 2010

    Overall, I love this. I can put my iPhone 4 into this case and won’t have to worry about it getting scratched up or received a crack on the glass after a number of drops...

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  • CNet
    Top 10 tough iPhone 4 cases September 20, 2010

    ...Ballistic offers four layers of protection as opposed to their competitors two layers...

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  • iPhone Freak
    Ballistic HC Series iPhone 4 Case Review September 14, 2010

    I’m thankful that my life doesn’t include any activities that would stand a chance at defeating the protection this case offers, as from the look and feel of it, you would have to be pretty reckless to put the Ballistic in a situation it couldn’t handle...

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  • Dish Mag
    iPhone 4G Accessories July 2010

    By now, even your grandma knows holding the iPhone 4G the wrong way will turn the Steve Job’s uberchic mega-gadget into an expensive paperweight...

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  • Puerto Rico Daily Sun
    Protect your iPhone 4 with a Ballistic Case July 18, 2010

    If you invested your money in a new iPhone 4 and it fell and broke, repairs may be expensive. The alternative to it: Protect it...

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  • I4U News
    Ballistic HC: The Toughest Of iPhone Cases June 28, 2010

    Your iPhone 4 is an investment that deserves to be protected. Front and rear glass panels means old-world elegance, plus a doubled risk of something shattering. The sort of paranoia this situation breeds will mean good things for sales of the Ballistic HC...

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  • Macworld
    Ballistic HC case to offer 'hard core' protection for iPhone 4 June 25, 2010

    If you're serious about protecting your iPhone 4, and find the current crop of cases to be inadequate for your rough and tumble lifestyle, the Ballistic HC might be for you...

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  • The Mac Observer
    Ballistic Announces “Hard Core” Rugged Case for iPhone 4 June 25, 2010

    The case is designed for people using their new iPhone in situations requiring rugged protection...

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  • Gear Junkie
    iPhone 4 Rugged Case June 25, 2010

    “Just drop it — as long as you are using a Ballistic case.” That’s a tagline from Ballistic, a Sunrise, Fla., company that makes cases to protect gadgets including the Apple iPad and iPhone...

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