Choose from five different colors. This is the , which comes in more standard colors like black and brown but is pictured in teal. It's military drop-tested and is constructed from leather, plastic, and metal. If you're interested in picking up a Smart Battery Case for yourself, you can do so at the links below. The cases are similar in design to the past battery case option Apple offered for the iPhone 7, with a bump at the back to house a battery pack. The case is waterproof and drop-proof, according to Catalyst, and it offers a raised bezel to keep your phone's screen safe.
So get started on picking the perfect case that will protect your investment -- and be compatible with wireless charging. The honeycomb pattern on the sides enhances grip enormously, and the lightweight alloy metal frame, combined with an impact absorbent core and reinforced corners, make it extremely tough. After all, one of the main selling points of its cases was that they allowed your phone to take a dip. It's one of the lighter, more refined looking wallet cases you'll find, and also comes in a lighter maple color. You don't really want a case covering up your gorgeous phone but you know you need a little something. I've tried the iPhone X version of the case and like it. If you love luxurious leather, take a look at Mujjo's products.
There is one thing we still do not know, and that is just how big the battery inside the case is. This case offers excellent quality for the price. Turn the case into a kickstand to watch videos. Each case features an impact-resistant polycarbonate exterior with a soft-touch finish, while raised corners provide added protection against scratching and cracking the display. The leather is supersoft and the case stores four credit cards, plus it has a slot for folded bills. See our for more details. How about a slimmer option for those of us who could get by with half that battery life.
The only real detail to speak of is a small Skech logo. On the outside, the silky, soft-touch finish of the silicone exterior feels great in your hand. Caseology Wavelength Caseology is another company that sells affordable, stylish cases direct on Amazon. Here are some of our favorite new cases to spice up your new iPhone. LifeProof Next Case Available in a few different trim colors, the LifeProof is a bit more protective and has a gasket that seals off the Lightning port. A leather pocket on the back will hold two or three cards. Editors' note: This gallery will be regularly updated with new cases.
Some cases have extra functionality while others are just basic covers. You can also get versions of this case tinted gold, rose gold, or black. You can eliminate the need for a wallet entirely with this stunning Rugged Tri Folio from Nomad. At or around , it is a little expensive. Still, with those, you may not get some features that the official Apple case gets you, like battery status indicators or wireless charging.
It has 360-degree rotating ring holder that converts into a kickstand, as well as a built-in metal plate for the included magnetic air-vent car mount. There's no screen protection, though, so if your display falls against the corner of a desk, you might have some trouble. With pass-through charging, the iPhone charges first, then the case. Rumors , however, suggested that a version compatible with Qi-wireless charging was in the works, and Apple's product listings confirm that the new Smart Battery Cases are indeed compatible with Qi-certified wireless chargers. These cases are surprisingly heavy and quite a tight fit, but nothing else offers this level of spectacular sparkle. You aren't going to get much drop protection with a case that's about as thick as my fingernail 0.
The price should be around , with free shipping around the world. The cases will be available in a variety of colors, including black, gold, navy, and red. And if you want to watch video while you're using the Slayer, you can extend its kickstand and prop it up. Nomad also does folio-style cases, but the leather shell is our top pick. The case comes in a variety of colors, including clear, and wraps around both your handset and the buttons to keep them all safe during a fall.
The fit is good and the openings are generous. A soft elastomer hinge design makes it easy to put the case on and take it off. Skech Vortex Skech's is a pretty interesting case. You can charge your iPhone and battery case simultaneously for increased talk time up to 37 hours, Internet use up to 20 hours, and even longer audio and video playback. However, Apple's Silicone case is , so maybe it's not such a bad deal when you consider that it's more protective and has that extra layer of Microban.
Mujjo's case covers most of the iPhone's buttons while a leather chamfer curves inward for the dual rear cameras and the mute button. The back is clear to show off that Apple design, but there is a sparkly tint to the gold version. If you're looking for , we have those too. You can read the story behind the 15:21 company name. It's infused with a special coating to keep the oil from your skin from penetrating it. The real attraction, though, is the range of back panel finishes which include carbon fiber, wood, leather, and real shell.