Keyfender – Durable, Waterproof Car Key Case Review

The_Keyfender_-_durable,_waterproof_car_key_case_Review

When you are going out on an adventure you can often wonder where to place your valuables. Keeping them in your pocket can expose them to water or damage and for electronic car keys, this can mean that they can quickly stop working.

In these situations, you need to keep your key protected and wrapping it in a plastic bag isn’t exactly going to be a safe and secure solution. The Keyfender is a great answer as this is going to give your key a high level of protection.

It is able to do that through a great design where you can keep your key safe while also being able to securely attach it to you and use it too. It has a list of impressive features which show that you’ll have peace of mind when your key is in this case.

In this review we will look further into those key features and we will also look into the usability of the product before eventually giving it a rating. Once you’ve finished reading this, you will know if the Keyfender is going to be the perfect product for you.

Features

Features

This is an impressive product that has to balance the high level of durability that is required to keep your key protected while also being usable and also easy to carry. Here we look at some of the key features that help to make this product a great one.

  • Waterproof up to 10 meters
  • Floats
  • Durable cover
  • UV, saltwater and oil resistant
  • Sturdy lanyard
  • Lightweight material

Specifications

Specifications

Material: High-quality plastic

Compatibility: Fits 95% of keys

Maximum key dimensions: 9.5 cm long, 3.9 cm wide and 2.1 cm high

Accessories: Belt, pads for a tight fit and lanyard

User Experience

Usability: An important aspect of a device such as this is that it needs to be practical and easy to carry. If it’s not then people will simply not use it and go out with their key unprotected. It’s an area where this product is able to excel.

It is as small as possible while still being able to fit 95% of electronic keys. That means that it has a very low profile and can be easily placed in a pocket, hung around your neck or attached to your arm without it bothering you in the slightest.

It also has pads that can be placed into the product in order to give it a tight fit. This will prevent your keys from rattling around in the case and it will also mean that you’ll still be able to use your keys while they are situated in the case.

That is due to the fact that at the product of the product is a clear and flexible material that will allow you to press your buttons, allowing you to easily access your car without having to get it out of the case. That makes it even more useful and gives you more protection.

The attachment options are very useful too and will give you a number of different options on how to carry it. You would be able to carry the case on its own but it also comes with a great lanyard and a belt to allow you to keep it strapped to your body.

Durability: While usability is obviously important, the whole point of this product is to be durable and keep your keys protected. It does that remarkably well and when your keys are in this device, you don’t have to worry about them at all.

It’s ideal for taking it out to the water as it’s fully waterproof and can be submerged up to 10 meters deep without any water creeping in. If you drop it in the water then you don’t have to worry as the Keyfender is also going to be able to float too.

The high quality plastic makes it resistant to impacts and it will remain strong while you have it on you. It also works in extreme temperatures as it will keep your keys safe on both the coldest days out there and the warmest days too.

Another great aspects about the durability of this product is that it is resistant to UV rays, saltwater and oil too. That makes it ideal for taking it with you when you are on your surfboard or out there on a kayak when you want to keep your valuables protected and safe.

Uses: This is a high quality item that is going to be able to be used in a wide variety of different situations. You would be able to combine it with a waterproof wallet and a waterproof phone case to be able to enjoy a full level of protection.

As we have seen here, the features of this product make it ideal for taking to the water. Whether you are surfing, paddle boarding, snorkeling or any other type of activity, you never have to worry about your keys when you are doing what you love.

They are also great for taking to the beach too, even if you didn’t plan of getting in the water. Sand gets everywhere at the beach, even into your beach bag, and having this product won’t mean that you are trying to get sand out of your key.

It is also great for any type of adventure. Due to how easy it is to use, there would even be a temptation there to use it every day. The great design that it has means you’ll probably end up using it for more activities than you initially thought.

Pros:

  • Highly durable
  • Great water protection
  • Easy to use
  • Secure fit
  • Great attachment options
  • Works in extreme heat and cold

Cons:

  • Doesn’t fit all keys (95%)

Overall Rating

Overall_Rating

Clearly this is a product that is going to help many people protect their keys when they are doing to activities that they love. Here we look further into how the product ranks in some key areas and give it an overall rating.

  • Price: 90% – When looking at the price of this product, you also have to consider the price of getting a new car key. That would be costly and inconvenient and this product is going to help prevent that from ever happening to you. The design and materials used in the product are also impressive and overall it makes for a very fair price for a high-quality item. The peace of mind and protection it will give you are brilliant and it would be a good investment.
  • Material: 95% – You’d expect the material used in a product like this to be of the highest quality and that’s exactly what you get. The Keyfender is going to give your keys a great amount of protection and the strap and belt are high-quality too. Another great aspect about the materials in this product is the fact that it has that see-through flexible front window. It enables you to use your keys while still having that durability and water protection.
  • Design: 100% – The only negative about the design of this product is the fact that it doesn’t fit all keys but that is understandable considering that they wanted to make it small and portable. It fits almost all keys though, which is impressive. The design allows it to have that portability while keeping the contents inside snug and safe. It achieves what it wants to achieve remarkably well and you can have a very high level of confidence that the Keyfender is going to work every time.
  • Overall: 95% – This is a great product and an easy solution to a problem that may face when they are trying to do their favorite activity, especially one that involves having to leave your valuables unprotected such as water sports. The price of the item is very fair and that’s due to the great materials that it has and the ingenious design of the product. It deserves its high rating for these reasons and you’ll see that it takes any worry out of carrying your keys.

Globo Surf Overview

The carrying of car keys is a problem that many people face. While electronic keys make getting in and out of your car as easy as possible, they are not the most durable of items which can lead you to be constantly paranoid about breaking them.

The Keyfender is a wonderful solution to that and a lot easier than any other methods that people often use when trying to protect their keys. It allows you to enjoy whatever you are going without having to worry about anything else.

For many people, this is the product that they have been waiting for. It was made to solve a specific problem and it solves it remarkably well. The materials and design are brilliant and you get it all at a very fair price. For all those reasons, it makes the Keyfender a highly rated product.

REVIEW OVERVIEW
Keyfender – Durable, Waterproof Car Key Case Review
Globo Surf
My name is David Hamburg. I am an avid water sports fan who enjoys paddle boarding, surfing, scuba diving, and kite surfing. Anything with a board or chance I can get in the water I love! I am such a big fan I decided to start this website to review all my favorite products and some others. Hope you enjoy!