Originally Posted by Lyn2012
As you can see, the magnetic catch, while being unnecessarily long, doesn't actually protrude 1/8" from the cover as somebody else has posted, it is flat (or ever so slightly recessed) with the cover on top and protrudes about 0.5mm on the side which I find acceptable and doesn't interfere with my holding the device.
The one that protrudes is from googleproduct, so not the case you just got. Mine has a metal piece that does protrude, I measured it!
I have 2 cases from googleproduct. I hope they last a little longer than yours did! If they don't, well, I still have my Amazon case.