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MacBook - Looking for case for my new MacBook (aluminum)


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I went to the apple store but no dice, Any ideas where I can get a low profile case that that protects my laptop but doesnt add bulk

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Like a Neoprene case? Or something with a hard cover?
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Just something to protect the sweet aluminium finish

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I have an Incase and it's awesome

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Just something to protect the sweet aluminium finish
Invisible shield. It's scratch resistant, and it's practically invisible.
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Try the sticky post at the top of the forum about cases and bags.
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I have to second the incase one, its is slightly bulkier but provides the best protection of the soft cases I looked at.
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I bought a Tucano on Amazon, and I personally think the fit is great. It also has a little protective part so that the zipper can't scratch the macbook while it's inside. Give it a look.
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I just got the speck see thru and I love it. Protects my aluminum macbook, still have access to all my ports so I never have to take it out of the case, and its clear so it still shows off the beauty of the macbook.

Adds a little weight, but nothing too bad. Though my opinion might be skewed because I also have a macbook air and the macbook seems that much heavier altogether.

*NOTE* I got mine on ebay for $40 inc. shipping compared to $50+ from speck's website.
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