April 16, 2013 08:00 ET

V7 Adds New Samsung Galaxy S4 and Apple iPhone 5 Mobile Phone Covers to Growing Mobility Accessory Lineup

Featuring Winning Combination of Durability, Wide Variety of Colors and Features, and Compelling Price Points Cases Extend the Life of Today's Latest Consumer Gadgets

SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 16, 2013) - V7, a global provider of premier computer accessories worldwide and wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), today announced the expansion of its V7 mobility accessories product line to include an array of durable, stylish and affordable mobile phone cases for two of the top-selling brands on the planet -- the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Apple iPhone 5.

Now available, the new V7 Samsung Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 smart phone cases keep today's most sophisticated devices looking and functioning at their best, protecting consumers' considerable investment in their new phones. V7 Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 cases offer protection from dust, bumps, scratches and damaging UV rays, without impeding access to controls and touch screens.

Available in a wide range of styles and colors, and with easy snap on/snap off installation, users can change their V7 mobile phone cover as often as desired to customize the look of their devices. What's more, priced significantly below manufacturers' branded accessories, V7 Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 mobile phone cases offer comparable quality at a price within reach.

"Millions will purchase the Samsung Galaxy S4 or Apple iPhone 5; consumers interested in protecting their new device's form and function should consider making a smart investment in a most vital accessory -- the case," says Rainer Kozlik, vice president and general manager, V7. "These new additions to the V7 mobility accessory line are high quality, stylish and affordably priced, enabling consumers' to extend the life and functionality of their mobile devices."

Features, Pricing and Availability
Recognized as a global brand offering "great gear for all," V7 is making its new Galaxy S4 cases available upon the launch of the Galaxy S4 phone, while the iPhone 5 cases will be available by the end of April to e-retailers and channel partners worldwide.

Priced at $9.99 MSRP, the remarkably lightweight and sleek "FlexSlim" Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 cases feature an ultra-thin and flexible texturized polycarbonate design that offers durable device protection with an anti-slip coating, and is completely soap and water washable. The "FlexSlim" Galaxy S4 case is available in white and grey color options, while the "FlexSlim" iPhone 5 case is available in sand and white color options.

The "Candy Shield" iPhone 5 case is an eye-catching asset that is big on style but doesn't skimp on protection. Priced at $14.99 MSRP, the case features heavy-duty plastic polycarbonate construction for long-lasting durability, with a high gloss UV finish. Candy Shield iPhone 5 case is available in a wide range of vibrant color options to include: black, white, blue, yellow, orange, green and pink.

Ideal for iPhone rich media aficionados, the "Clip On Holster" iPhone 5 case enables users to view their iPhone5 screen hands-free from any table top via a kickstand with 90-degree swivel. The design facilitates easy hands-free horizontal/vertical viewing and has four adjustable stand settings to support optimal viewing angles and to reduce glare. The black armored rubberized polycarbonate case offers rigorous protection and the snap on/snap off design supports easy removal/replacement from the convenient belt clip on feature. Priced at $19.99 MSRP, the case offers exceptional device protection, along with value added user experience features.

The "Metro Anti-Slip" iPhone 5 and Galaxy S4 cases are made of a high-quality texturized polycarbonate plastic that provides durable, long-lasting protection with an anti-slip coating, perfect for those who work hard and play hard. A unique "sand" finish perfectly camouflages small scratches and wear marks, adding to the cases' longevity. The Metro Anti-Slip iPhone 5 and Galaxy S4 cases are priced at $14.99 MSRP. The "Metro Anti-Slip" Galaxy S4 case comes in black, white, blue and red color options, while the "Metro Anti-slip" iPhone 5 case comes in black, white, blue, green, purple and pink color options.

Users looking for extreme protection from falls and scratches in the harshest environments will benefit from the "Extreme Guard" iPhone 5 case. Priced at $24.99 MSRP, the solid rubberized side bumper and high density polycarbonate/polyurethane case provides exceptional shock absorption and hard shell protection for a dual layer extreme defense. The "Extreme Guard" case comes in black, white, blue, yellow, green, orange, pink, and purple color options.

For more information, photos and specification on these and other V7 products, visit or call (800) 456-8000 to speak to a V7 sales representative.

About V7
V7 is a global provider of technology accessories for buyers who require quality, functionality and style at a price that makes sense. Through our strengths in trend-spotting, sourcing, supply, and distribution, V7 makes great technology accessible to all. V7 is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro.

About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 160 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit

Contact Information

  • Press contact:
    Erin Lutz (for V7/Ingram Micro)
    Lutz PR
    (949) 293-1055