Sometimes, having a cell phone while on the water is a nice thing to have. Some cases such as the Watershot offer both full-on water protection and the capability to take underwater photos/videos. For those who need something a little less sophisticated but still protective, the LifeProof LifeJacket and Case may be the perfect option. Photo editor Aaron Schmidt tested it out, and here’s what he had to say:

The C&K rating, on a scale of 5 paddles:

Ease of Use—

Final Take: “Good enough for casual swimming and snorkeling, but given apparent durability, it may not hold for surfing in heavy conditions.”