Originally Posted by El Mono
I cannot say that I love the design either, but I have not had any problems with either my S9 or J3. Unrelated equipment, the RAZR2 had a similar cover over the microUSB port - terrible, it became torn after only moderate use. Also unrelated equipment, the Samsung Galaxy S has a tiny sliding door that snaps into place firmly - much better in my humble opinion.
i was also rather intrigued by samsung's solution and was asking myself "would be such a hassle to introduce such lids as a standard"?
alas, they (the MAN, the companies) can't even settle on usb connection standards.