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Ballistic Hard Core Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 401 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 14 reasons to buy the Hard Core - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

72% of the reviewers give the Ballistic Hard Core a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (51%)
Good (21%)
Average (11%)
Poor (4%)
Bad (9%)

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Ballistic Hard Core:

Reviewers like these things about the Ballistic Hard Core

  • Many users find it pretty awesome and tough.
  • A lot of users love that it comes with a rubber cover for extra protection.
  • Many reviewers noted how it slides in and out of pocket very easily.
  • Many reviewers love that the speaker and microphone ports are covered with some sort of screen to keep dust and lint out.
  • Others noted how other ports have tightly covered rubber flaps that appear to be replaceable if they get torn or worn out.
  • A lot of owners agree that the Ballistic Hard Core is built tough.
  • Many users are pleased to find the back portion with well gripped rubber backing and the appropriate holes for camera and flash.
  • Some reviewers thought the clasps, silence button and headphone jack protect very well and secure into their position as expected.
  • A lot of reviewers love how the outer rubber shell comes off and on with ease.
  • Some reviewers like how the microphone, speakers are covered in a very fine mesh that is designed to allow the sound to travel out while inhibiting water from coming in.
  • Many users love the precision fit and finish of the case.
  • Others are pleased with how the screen protector lays perfectly on the iPhone screen so there are no annoying micro bumps, air pockets, gaps or anything like that.
  • Many users laud the presence of three form fitted tabs that cover the earphone hole on the top, the silence switch on the side and the data port on the bottom.
  • A lot of users love how the additional tabs do a great job keeping bad stuff off of your phone without inhibiting the phone's functionality.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said the only downside is the sides of the case are just high enough to interfere with typing.
  • Others complained how the rubber cover fell off within the first week of use.


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The Ballistic Hard Core ranks #3 compared with the other Ballistic bags.

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The Ballistic Hard Core ranks #2764 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019