n this day and age, we use our phones a lot and take them with us literally everywhere –even the washroom. This constant usage leaves our phone screen filthy; you are picking up germs from everywhere you go which remain on your screen. Those aren’t just streak marks but rather breeding ground for bacteria, making them a nightmare for the germophobes and hygiene-conscious

3d rendering of black smartphone with fingerprints and dirt on natural stone table

If you are panicking right now and don’t know what to do, don’t worry because Otterbox’s special smartphone screen protector have you covered.

Otterbox has partnered with Corning to design and create EPA-registered antimicrobial technology for screen protectors. Jim Parke, CEO, OtterBox stated in a statement that,

Amplify Glass now features proprietary anti-microbial technology that suppresses the growth of several common stains and odor-causing bacteria to protect the surface of the screen protector.

Aside from this, they are claimed to be up to five-times more scratch-resistant than the average soda-lime glass. The screen protectors will fit-in with Otterbox’s line of cases along with latest-gen iPhones when they hit the market in the near future.