Whether you were lucky enough to get an iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Pro on launch day or you’re waiting for your order to ship, it’s always a good idea to add a case to your shiny new gadget that not only will help protect it, but also allow you to customize the look.
There’s no shortage of cases ready for the iPhone 14 launch, and we’ve been scouring the internet (and press releases) to find the best cases to help you protect Apple’s newest iPhone. Below you’ll find cases ranging from minimal to rugged, with a few options in between.
Putting a case on a device that looks good on its own is already a tough decision, not to mention how much bulk a case can add to your iPhone. However, with minimal design cases, you can get a layer of protection without adding too much weight or completely changing the design.
Totallee cases are incredibly thin and light, adding just a fraction of a millimeter of thickness to the iPhone 14. And if you want to keep the overall look of your phone visible, there’s a clear choice made from a grip that makes it easy Hold your phone while letting that sweet new purple color shine.
The Nomad Goods Sport Case brings 6-foot drop protection with a sleek design to the iPhone 14 line. Complete with metal buttons, a soft interior, and bumper grips on the side, the Sport Case feels like a tougher case , but it plays the role of a minimal case.
It’s true that the Gear4 Rio blurs the line between a minimal case and a more traditional case. It has a drop protection rating for 13 feet and a soft-touch finish that’s comfortable in the hand. A drawback? It is only available in black.
More traditional and elegant iPhone 14 cases
For those who don’t mind a slightly larger case and prefer something more stylish, there are almost limitless options, spanning different prices, designs and materials.
Apple silicone cases are loved by many and for good reason. Its smooth exterior is easy to grip, the color options look great, and they’re made of high-quality material. What more can you ask for?
The Presidio2 Grip comes in five different color combinations, with the main color being purple, followed by highlights of white and gray on the buttons, edges and around the camera cutout. As the name suggests, the Presidio2 Grip is easy to hold and offers an extra layer of drop protection.
OtterBox is best known for its rugged cases, but the case maker also has more traditional cases that still offer decent protection. That’s exactly what the Symmetry Series+ offers, in 10 different colors.
Do you want the best protection for your iPhone 14? This is where heavy-duty covers come in. These cases are designed to take a beating while keeping your iPhone in pristine condition. You’ll pay a premium for tough cases, but for those with an active lifestyle (or in a hazardous workplace), it’s worth it.
The Defender Series XT is a two-piece case that not only wraps the outside of your phone in hard material, but also provides an extra layer of protection that covers all of your iPhone 14’s ports, keeping out dust and random debris . your loading port.
UAG’s Monarch series doesn’t fool around when it comes to layers of protection for your iPhone 14. There are a total of five layers of protection, including various types of metal on the outside of the case to absorb any damage, all while your iPhone is held firmly in place by a rubber insert. In addition to offering a high level of protection, it also looks great.
While not as big and bulky as other rugged cases, Spigen’s Mag Armor case offers extra protection with a rubberized back. This should result in your iPhone staying in place when placed on a surface and easily holding your phone without the fear of ever dropping it.
Cases that do more than protect your phone are becoming more and more common. For example, a case with a built-in stand or one that doubles as a wallet are very real options, giving you ways to make video calls more easily or lighten the amount of stuff you have to carry around every day.
Nomad Goods is known for its high-quality leather goods, and the Modern Leather Folio is no exception. With room for three cards and another place to store cash, you can leave your wallet in favor of this case and your iPhone 14 with ease. Color options include black or brown leather.
If you want a case with a kickstand, Spigen has one for you. It’s a clear case with a foldable stand that makes it easy to watch movies or talk via FaceTime with friends and family hands-free.