Rob RenkContributor, Macworld

Rob Renk is a displaced Chicago Bears fan currently living near Orlando. When not obsessing about everything Apple, he can usually be found out on a boat monitoring Florida’s natural resources.

Review: Uzibull's Ekto 2 for the iPad is protective and lightweight

The Ekto 2 is an extremely durable, well-designed lightweight case that provides a layer of protection usually reserved for heavier cases.

Krusell's Luna Mobile Undercover case only protects the back of the iPhone 4

With a lightweight polycarbonate shell and man-made leather backing, the Krusell Luna Mobile Undercover case keeps the back and corners of your iPhone 4 safe, but little else.

Speck's CandyShell Card acts as an iPhone case and a wallet

Most iPhone case/wallet hybrids haven't been that impressive, but with the CandyShell Card, you really can consider leaving your wallet at home if you only need a few necessary items.

Incase's Metallic Snap Case offers decent protection in an ultra-light body

Incase's Metallic Snap Case is a metal hard shell case that’s both thin and lightweight. It provides protection and coverage comparable to what’s usually found in more substantial, heavier cases.

The Flygrip makes one-handed iPhone navigation even easier

The Flygrip is an efficiently designed grip that is affixed to your case—or directly to your naked iPhone— that lets you hold your iPhone in a much more comfortable, secure manner.

X-Doria's Defense 360 for the iPhone 4/4S is lightweight, but unreliable

Though the thinness and design of the X-Doria Defense 360 are impressive, the case’s construction doesn’t hold up to everyday use.