Whatever your personality and lifestyle, we’ve got an iPhone 6 case to suit you in our round-up of the 14 best iPhone cases we’ve seen so far.
Best iPhone 6 cases
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will hit the shelves on 19 September, and with a starting price of £539, we’re sure you’ll want to keep your new smartphone safe. Here, we’ve gathered together 14 of the best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus cases we’ve seen so far. We’ll continue to update this article as more iPhone 6 cases are announced, and will be putting many of them to the test when we get them to test here in the Macworld offices.
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Apple iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus cases
The first cases you’ll come across for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are Apple’s own cases, which are quite pricey but rather nice. There are various options available depending on your budget and tastes. The Leather Case for iPhone 6, available in five different colours, will cost you £35, while the iPhone 6 Plus Leather Case is £39.
There’s a cheaper Silicone Case available for both new iPhones, and they come in six different, brighter colours and cost £25 or £29. However, at time of writing, estimated shipping times for these cases have already slipped to October.
Xqisit Slim Wallet Case for iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus
Ideal for anyone that wants to carry as little as possible on a night out, the Slim Wallet Case from Xqisit sports two card slots. It’s available in black, pink or white, and wraps the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in protective synthetic leather, sealed with a magnetic clasp.
Casetify iPhone 6 cases
Price: From £25
This cool iPhone 6 case maker lets you completely customise your case using photos from your Instagram, Facebook or from your computer. There are lots of different templates you can use to fill with your chosen photographs. And although this is an American company, you’ll be pleased to hear they offer free shipping worldwide.
You can start personalising your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus case on Casetify’s website.
Incipio DualPro iPhone 6 case
Incipio’s DualPro case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is made with two pieces for extra durability. One is an impact resistant polycarbonate frame, while the other is a shock absorbing dLAST TPE inner layer. It comes in lots of different colour combinations, too, so there’s one for everyone. There’s also a DualPro Shine case for iPhone 6 Plus that has a more premium-looking finish in various metallic tones, and is priced at £22.
You’ll find the Incipio DualPro cases here.
Case-Mate Barely There iPhone 6 cases
Perfect for those looking for a case without the added bulk, weight and disguise, the Case-Mate Barely There cases come in various colours for both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and they’re only £13 each.
FlexiShield iPhone 6 cases
A bargain at £5.99, the FlexiShield iPhone 6 Case is designed to be slim but protective. It’s made with a flexible but tough gel (hence its name).
You can buy various colours of the FlexiShield iPhone 6 case from MobileFun.
Case-Mate Creatures iPhone 6 cases
We love the fun Case-Mate Creatures cases. They’re not very practical but they’re sure cute! The Panda one is among our favourites, but you’ll also find a pig (which slightly cruelly comes with a dangly egg and bacon attached to the bottom corner), a koala, a fox and a puppy. The Creatures cases are currently only available for the 4.7in iPhone 6, and not for the iPhone 6 Plus.
You can pre-order all of the new Case-Mate Creatures designs here.
Spigen Ultra Hybrid iPhone 6 Bumper Case
This iPhone 6 combines a see-through case with a coloured bumper around the edge, providing lots of protection but also allowing you to see the gorgeous design of the iPhone itself. You’ll be able to access all ports, controls, buttons and connectors so you won’t need to remove the case, and you’ll get a free screen protector to make sure you don’t scratch that new, bigger display.
You’ll find Spigen’s cases in various places around the web, but the current cheapest seems to be Amazon.co.uk
Proporta iPhone 6 Plus Bumper
The Proporta iPhone 6 Plus Bumpers cover just the edges of the iPhone 6, leaving the front and the back of your iPhone exposed, but they do help to protect the device if you drop it, and also make the iPhone rest slightly above any surface. We’d only recommend using a bumper if you really hate cases, and would advise you to get yourself a screen protector, too.
Ted Baker AW14 Collection for iPhone 6
Here’s one for the fashion-savvy. The iPhone 6 cases in the Ted Baker Autumn Winter 2014 collection feature the brand’s latest prints, and sport the Ted Baker London plaque. They’re made with polycarbonate with a soft-feel finish, and leave access to all ports, buttons and controls.
Cygnett WorkMate for iPhone 6
Cygnett’s WorkMate iPhone 6 case is designed with shock absorption in mind, made with a three layers. The outer layer has a high-grip silicone inlay and anti-slip ridges around the edge, too. It’s available in three colours: Blue, Red or Black.
You can pre-order the Cygnett WorkMate for iPhone 6 from Cygnett’s website.
Grovemade Walnut & Leather iPhone case
Price: Around £80
This beautifully hand-crafted case for iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus is made with Oregon Claro Walnut and vegetable-tanned leather that oozes style and sophistication. The wood portion of the case protects the edges and back of the iPhone while the soft leather flap protects your iPhone’s screen but also doubles as a stand.
Order your Grovemade case from the company’s website.
Griffin Survivor All-Terrain iPhone 6 case
Price: From £30
For the clumsy among you, Griffin has launched the Survivor All-Terrain iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus case. It uses four layers of protection including a built-in screen protector and sealed ports to keep your iPhone safe from drops, dust, rain, impacts and vibration, according to the company. It even comes with a heavy-duty rotating clip to secure your iPhone to your belt or bag.
The Survivor All-Terrain is available to order from Griffin, and comes in a variety of colours.
Otterbox Symmetry for iPhone 6
Otterbox’s Symmetry Series consists of two layers designed to be as slim as possible while adding maximum protection. It’s available in a variety of colour combinations, and leaves access too.
You can order the iPhone 6 Symmetry Series case from Otterbox’s online store.