Ask any tech enthusiast, and they'll tell you there's nothing better than that fresh-out-of-box, shiny new smartphone. That is, until it a case of "butter fingers" leads to a pesky crack or dinged screen. If you want to prolong the newborn stage on your phone, consider purchasing a screen protector. An inexpensive investment (around $20) that can help prolong the life of your phone, screen protectors are thin pieces of film that repel fingerprints and scratches. Here are five top-rated screen protectors that you can apply yourself at home.
· The 3 Best Screen Protectors for Your Smartphone or Tablet [CIO]
· Scratch Test: Does Your Phone Really Need A Screen Protector? [Yahoo News]
· Are Screen Protectors Necessary Anymore? [Lifehacker]