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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 4
  • Quality: 2
  • Ease Of Use: 3
  • Usefulness: 5
Nice case – Raspberry PI Acrylic Case - Transparent Reviews

posted by rpm4567 on 06/28/2013 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:less than 1 day

This is a pretty nice little case for the Raspberry Pi. The transparent plastic looks good. There are also little markings for the different ports, which is nice.
The plastic scratches easily. The slot on the top for the GPIO cable isn't big enough to actually fit the end of the cable through, so it's pretty much useless. I can only use the case without the top. Even if I was able to get the cable through the hole, the stop still wouldn't be able to close with the GPIO cable plugged onto the GPIO headers. This is just a poor design. While putting the case together I accidentally snapped one of the end pieces off. It still holds together, but the fit was so tight that I had to force it to get it on.
Good value for the money.
It's ok, but I probably wouldn't buy it again. If you want to use the GPIO cable, then this case is not for you. Otherwise it's pretty good.


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