NewerTech Launches NuGuard KX Ultimate Protective Case for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus at CES -- No More Bending!

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CES BOOTH #30572

LVCC South Hall



Features State-of-the-Art X-Orbing Gel Technology that Absorbs & Evenly Distributes Kinetic Energy at Impact – Incredible Protection without the Bulk

Slim, Rugged Design for Ultimate Protection Built to Survive Life

See 131-Foot Drop Test Video from OWC’s Wind Turbine:

New Styles for iPhone 5S: Stars & Stripes, Retro Rain & Zen Blossom

Woodstock, IL, December 31, 2014 — NewerTech, a leading performance upgrades and accessories company for Macs, PCs, iPhones, iPads, and iPods since 1988, announced today the new NuGuard® KX ultimate protective cases for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.  The NuGuard KX cases feature state-of-the-art X-Orbing Gel Technology which absorbs and evenly distributes kinetic energy with a slim design to provide incredible protection without excessive bulk, so you never have to worry about bending or damaging your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus.  Available immediately, the cases are built for life and feature a one piece design for fast installation; enhanced grip texture for a secure grip; hard shell with soft interior for extra protection; and come in a variety of colors, including Black, Blue, Red, and Midnight.

iPhone Cases Also Available for iPhone 4 & 4S, with New Styles for iPhone 5 

The NuGuard KX cases will be on display at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, January 6-9, 2015, NewerTech/OWC Booth #30572 in the LVCC, South Hall.  In addition, NuGuard KX cases are available for previous iPhone models, including 4, 4S, 5, 5C, 5S, with new styles for iPhone 5S, including Stars & Stripes, Retro Rain and Zen Blossom.

NuGuard KX Case Key Features Include:

  • Revolutionary X-Orbing Gel Technology absorbs and evenly distributes kinetic energy.
  • One piece design – rugged comfort grip shell with soft interior core.
  • Fast and simple install takes just seconds.
  • Easy port and button access.
  • Cross hatch texture design offers secure hand grip.
  • Works with NewerTech line of Screen Armor crystal clear screen protection, as well as other brands.
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty best-in-class replacement.
  • Available in variety of colors, including Black, Blue, Red and Midnight.

“We are thrilled to bring the incredible protection of our NuGuard KX Cases to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus,” said Larry O’Connor, President, NewerTech.  “With impressive features, like X-Orbing Gel Technology, enhanced grip texture, and easy port and button access, all seamlessly integrated in a one-piece design, KX offers a remarkable amount of protection in a remarkably slim profile.”

See drop test videos:

The NuGuard KX Case with X-Orbing Gel Technology is dropped from 15 feet and 20 feet onto concrete, as well as an outrageous 131-foot drop from Other World Computing’son-site wind turbine at:

Pricing and Availability

The NuGuard KX Case with X-Orbing Gel Technology for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is available immediately priced at $14 for iPhone 6 and $16 for iPhone 6 Plus. For purchase and more info, see:

Screen Armor – Military-Grade Crystal Clear Screen Protection

NewerTech also offers NuGuard KX screen protection X-Orbing Screen Armorfor the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus for military-grade, triple layer scratch, shatter, and impact protection while preserving precision touchscreen functionality that allows the Retina display to shine through with crystal clarity, priced at $9 for iPhone 6 and $11 for iPhone 6 Plus. See for purchase and more information.

About NewerTech, Inc.

NewerTech Inc. creates performance upgrades and accessories for Macintosh and PC computers, iPods, iPhones, and iPads, and is headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois. Dealer inquiries are welcome at 1-815-308-7001 or by e-mailing

NewerTech's Industry Awards Include:

– Best in Biz Bronze Award for Most Innovative Consumer Product of the Year, 2014

– CustomerRetailer EXC!TE Award (2012)

– American Business Award "People’s Choice" Stevie® Award (2012)

– Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval

– American Business Awards "Stevie" Gold (2013) and Silver (2014)

– Handyman Club of America Seal of Approval


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