In a time where gadgets brag concerning how slim and light they are, you wouldn’t assume the title of “Globe’s heaviest iPhone case” would be something to boast about, however you would certainly be incorrect.


The ToneFone– a weighty combination of strong steel and rubber– would like to take control of the fitness community by making it a little bit harder to grab your iPhone.

Registering at either 1 kilograms (2.2 lbs) or 1.5 kilograms (3.3 pounds) depending on your inclination, the ToneFone effectively transforms your mobile phone into a tiny dumbbell. The idea being that every time you select up your iPhone to send a text or inspect Facebook you’ll really being doing a mini exercise.

It’s a rather silly concept, offered that the situation isn’t in fact all that heavy, but with the first set of ToneFone cases offering out nearly instantly there might well be a market for such an accessory. If you’re interested, remain an eye on U.K.-based DesirableBody for updates.

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