With the slim-line design the case it offers nominal protection against drops, average protection against damp conditions. The screen protector offers outstanding performance. No issues with touch resistance through the acrylic screen protector. The screen is protected from moisture, scratches, as well as wear & tear, The case is well constructed, the seams between the case & cover are uniformed with no excess gap. improvements that would have made this case better: 1) As with most cases the opening for the ear phone port could have been larger. 2) Both the Power and Silence buttons are exposed, a cover for the buttons should have been in the construction of the case. All in all it is a great case for the $.