Samsung’s latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, have arrived. Both of these variants have an edge display and have very minimal top & bottom bezels just like the LG G6 that was launched earlier this year. Overall, the S8 is a great looking phone made of glass (mostly), and that’s why it is important to protect it from scratches and scuffs.
Fortunately, there are plenty of cases available at launch and you’ll have no trouble finding something absolutely perfect to protect it.
So, If you want to keep you Galaxy S8 protected, check out these great options available!
Spigen Thin fit Case for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus
This case from Spigen is made of Polycarbonate which makes it lightweight and rigid. It is form fitted to ensure exact fit and only increases the thickness of Galaxy S8 by 2mm. It has matte finish to provide excellent grip and is also QNMP compatible which means that you will not lose wireless charging and NFC functionality.
The case has cutouts for buttons and ports for easy accessibility. It is available in three different colors which are Black, Coral Blue and Maple Gold.Buy from Amazon US- $12.99 (S8) Buy from Amazon US- $10.99 (S8 Plus)
Spigen Liquid Armor Case for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus
Spigen’s liquid armor case is made from premium TPU and has Mil-Grade certified Air Cushion technology on all corners to provide protection from drops and falls. The case is flexible and has patterned matte finish back for added grip and fingerprint resistance.
It is also a thin case and only adds additional 2mm to the phone’s thickness. This case is only available in black color.Buy from Amazon US- $12.99 (S8) Buy from Amazon US- $11.99 (S8 Plus)
UAG Plasma Series Rugged Case for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus
Urban Armor Gear or UAG are famous for creating military grade cases for premium smartphones and their Plasma series case is no exception. Their plasma series case provides three layer protection to the Galaxy S8. It features rugged composite construction with an armor shell and a soft core for impact resistance.
This case meets military grade drop-test standards without adding too much bulk. It has oversized tactile buttons, precise cutouts for camera and ports and ruggedized grip. It is available in four different colors; Ice, Ash, Cobalt and Citron.Buy from Amazon US
Supcase Rugged Holster case for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus
This is a 3 layer rugged case for Supcase. It includes a front cover, a back cover and a holster. The outer shell is made of high grade TPU and Polycarbonate (PC) which provides protection from drops and falls. The high grade PC provides impact resistance. The case also has a holster belt clip that rotates 360 degrees.
The case has tactile buttons and cover the ports of smartphone for added protection of ports. It is available in four color combinations on Amazon.Buy from Amazon US- $14.99 (S8) Buy from Amazon US- $14.99 (S8 Plus)
Spigen Liquid Crystal Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus case
The Liquid Crystal case by Spigen has the same functionality and ergonomics as of the Spigen Liquid Armor case listed above. It is made of the same high quality flexible TPU and has same precise cut-outs for ports and buttons. The only difference is that is is a clear case which lets you flaunt the design of your smartphone.Buy from Amazon US- $12.99 (S8) Buy from Amazon US- $10.99 (S8 Plus)
i-Blason Halo Series clear Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus case
It is another clear case for Galaxy S8. This case provides two layer protection from accidental drops and falls. It has a clear back and a colored bumper. The clear back has 3H hardness which protects the smartphone from scratches and the bumper provides protection from drops and falls. The bumper has raised bezel which prevents the screen and camera from touching the surface.
It has cutouts from buttons and ports for easy access. This case is available in four colors; Black, Clear, Pink and Navy Blue.Buy from Amazon US- $14.99 (S8) Buy from Amazon US- $14.99 (S8 Plus)
PS: No matter which case you get for your Galaxy S8, just don’t end up buying this 2Piece Galaxy S8 case from Samsung.