A rugged option, the UAG Pathfinder meets military drop standards yet is still constructed to be lightweight and not overly bulky. It doesn’t interfere with NFC and works with Apple Pay, too, so you won’t have to remove it for any reason.
- Doesn't muffle audio
- Buttons deliver a tactile click
- Tends to collect dust and lint
Apple Smart Battery
If you text so much that you can’t make it to lunch without burning through all of your power, then you might want to consider the Apple Smart Battery , which makes it super easy to top up your device when you are on the go.
- Adds over 20 hours of usage time
- Battery status is shown on screen
- Should be more durable for the cost
The Yesgo Shockproof is a complete kit for those who are on a budget. The screen protector is made of tempered glass and is responsive to the slightest touch, the port openings provide full access for charging, and the sides have indents to improve their grip.
- Inner honeycomb patterning
- Back is compatible with pop sockets
- Minimal shock absorption
Smartish Wallet Slayer Volume 1
The Smartish Wallet Slayer Volume 1 is a multipurpose unit, keeping your ID, credit cards, and money safe while offering a defense against scratches and short drops. And even though it’s a little thicker than others, you can still slide it in and out of your pockets.
- Perfectly sized and spaced ports
- Thumb cutout for pushing out cards
- Feels a bit slippery
Though there are some reports that the quality of their products have declined, we still feel the OtterBox Defender is one of the strongest models on the market. Despite that, it still remains highly functional and doesn’t lower call volume on either end.
- Includes a belt holster
- Clip doubles as a kickstand
- Port covers keep dust out
Supcase Unicorn Beetle Style
With an elevated bezel and high-quality impact-absorbing materials, the Supcase Unicorn Beetle Style gives you security and peace of mind. It doesn’t, however, outshine the design of the actual phone, since it has a fully transparent back.
- Sports dual accent colors
- Doesn't impede port use
- Wipes clean easily
Tendlin Hybrid Slim
The Tendlin Hybrid Slim combines the elegance of wood with the flexibility of rubber, resulting in something that looks and feels nice without having any unnecessary heft. Adding to its appealing aesthetic are faux leather strips on the back.
- Retains button responsiveness
- Easy to put on and take off
- Also available in rose or sandalwood
Trianium Duranium Series
The Trianium Duranium Series is a multi-layered unit that provides full back, corner, and screen protection, so the chances of anything happening to your device while inside of it are slim. It features a polycarbonate exterior with a removable spine.
- Shock-absorbing internal padding
- Add-on belt clip holster
- Doesn't hinder touchscreen use
Smartish Kung Fu Grip
The Smartish Kung Fu Grip is an uncomplicated, affordable model that protects while maintaining the original shape of your device. The slim form allows you to slip it in and out of your pocket easily, and the textured sides provide for a strong hold to prevent drops.
- Air pockets on the corners
- Buttons offer good tactile feedback
- Available in custom designs
If you have to cover up your device, you might as well do it with something with an equally pleasing aesthetic, which the Snakehive Wallet has. It is handcrafted in Europe from a soft nubuck leather that will develop a beautiful patina with age.
- Three credit card slots
- Rubberized tpu phone holder
- Available in more than 10 colors