Samsung recently announced its latest S20 flagship series alongside the all-new Galaxy Z Flip at the Unpacked 2020 last week. Since then, while the Z-Flip has become the center of attraction for most, the S20 series has a separate audience to cater to. The Galaxy S-series flagships for this year include the S20, S20 Plus, and the S20 Ultra, with all three devices featuring a 120Hz refresh rate, but with different screen sizes and camera setups.
Considering you plan to get yourself one of these devices, here are some of our recommendations for the best cases and covers for the Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra. Mind you, the design is largely similar for all three phones, so we are recommending cases which are available to all of them. Depending upon your usage pattern and requirements you can choose any of these Samsung Galaxy S20 cases.
1. Spigen Ultra Hybrid Galaxy S20 Case
Spigen is a well-known brand when it comes to smartphone screen protectors and cases. And it has a few different case options for the Samsung Galaxy S20. One such is the Ultra Hybrid, which offers a crystal clear transparency, with a hard PC back and a flexible TPU bumper offering a comfortable grip in hand and adding an extra layer of protection to the device. It is claimed to be MIL-grade protection tested and comes with Spigen’s Air-Cushion technology across all for four corners to protect the device against drops and scratches.
In addition, there is a raised lip on the front to protect the display and also on the rear to protect the camera lens. Moreover, the case has precise cutouts for different ports and includes tactile buttons that offer feedback for each key pressed. Besides, since the S20 supports wireless charging, with the Ultra Hybrid case, you can charge your device without having to remove the case at all.
2. Spigen Liquid Air Case for Galaxy S20 series
The Liquid Air case from Spigen is another good case for the Galaxy S20. However, unlike the Ultra Hybrid, the Liquid Air is not a clear case and rather has a flexible rubber-like feel to it. What’s unique about the case, however, is that it has geometric patterns throughout its body. This unique pattern is said to be fingerprint resistant and surely offers a comfortable grip in hand. For the same reason, Spigen Liquid Air cases are quite popular for other phone models too.
Furthermore, similar to the Ultra Hybrid, it is also MIL-grade protection tested and uses Spigen’s Air-Cushion technology to aid with better shock-absorption and protect the device against accidental drops. What’s more, the case allows for wireless charging and includes precise cutouts and tactile buttons. And, similar to the other Spigen case, it also comes with raised lips around the front and the rear of the camera cutout to prevent the display and the camera lens from scratches.
3. Caseology Vault Designed Flexible TPU Case
Caseology’s Vault Designed Flexible TPU case is claimed to be made of a flexible single-piece TPU material that comes with rugged protection and shock absorbing capabilities without adding much bulk. The company calls it a brushed metal design and says that the carbon fiber detailing on the case offer it a more secure grip and a comfortable feel in hand. To offer protection around the corners, the case comes with what it calls Air-space technology, which aids with better shock absorption. Moreover, similar to the Spigen cases, it also includes raised lips around the front to protect the display and its equivalent on the rear around the camera cutout to keep the camera lens from scratching.
4. Caseology Parallax Designed Shockproof Protective Case
Another Galaxy S20 case from Caseology is the Parallax Designed Shockproof Protective Case, and, just like its name suggests, it comes with a shockproof design that aids with better protection. The design is a combination of a soft TPU material and a highly protective PC bumper, with the frame and the 3D honeycomb patter offering an ergonomic and comfortable grip in hand and the soft TPU material providing enough protection while maintaining a slim profile without adding much bulk.
Among other things, there are precise cutouts on the case for easy access to various ports and raised-lip protection on the front and the back for protecting both the screen and the camera lens from getting scratched. Further, there is also compatible with most wireless chargers, thus, taking away the need to remove it every time you want to charge your device.
5. Nillkin Frosted Shield Hard Back Case
Similar to Spigen, Nillkin is another popular brand for smartphone cases (especially in the Asian markets), and the Frosted Shield Hard Back case is one good case for the Galaxy S20. The USP of the case is its precise and snug fit, with high-quality hard poly-carbonate material that is claimed to be wear-resistant, anti-skidding, dust-proof, and anti-fingerprint, protecting it against scratches and offering a comfortable grip and feel in hand.
To add to that, it features what the company calls dustless matte UV painting technology, which adds to the experience and provides a comfortable touching sense. Besides its snug git design, the case also offers precise cutouts for ports and buttons, making it easy to access them without undergoing any hassle.
6. Nillkin Qin Leather Flip Case
Another cool case from Nillkin is its popular Qin Leather Flip case, which, as its moniker suggests, is a flip-type case. The case is claimed to be made of high-quality leather with textures all around to give it a superior feel and grip in hand. It comes with lining around the corners to give it a premium look and also offer protection against dirt and dust. Besides, since it is a flip case, it also doubles as a container for your cards and cash. So, in addition to offering more protection to the device by covering it from the front to the back, the case also helps you with managing your essentials.
7. Spigen Rugged Armor Case
Going by its name, you can get an idea of what the Rugged Armor case from Spigen has to offer. This Galaxy S20 case is claimed to be made of a flexible and durable TPU material that suggests an overall snug fit and a protective design while maintaining a slim profit without adding much bulk. It comes with precise cutouts for various ports on the device for easier access and uses Spigen’s Air-Cushion technology that aids with better shock absorption to protect the device against drops.
In addition, there is a raised lip on the front and the rear of the case (around the camera cutout) to prevent the display and the camera lens from scratching. Furthermore, similar to other Spigen cases, the Rugged Armor case also supports wireless charging through the case so you don’t have to remove the case when you wish you charge your phone using a wireless charger.
8. Spigen Liquid Crystal Case
Spigen’s Liquid Crystal case is another clear case option for your Samsung Galaxy S20. It comes with a transparent back made of flexible TPU, which, according to the company is fingerprint resistant and allows you to showcase the beautiful colorway of your device. There is Spigen’s Air-Cushion technology across all the four corners of the case that helps it protect from accidental drops and bumps. The case provides raised lip around the front and the rear (around the camera) to protect them from getting scratched. Besides, it also allows for wireless charging through the case, which makes it convenient for you to charge your device using a wireless charger.
9. Spigen Tough Armor Case
The Tough Armor case from Spigen, as its name suggests, promises to offer maximum protection for your device. It is made with flexible TPU material with dual-layer PC that makes it strong and resistant against scratches and bumps, while also not adding a lot of bulk and keeping a low profile overall. Since it is an armor case, it does come with MIL-grade protection to ensure your device stays protected against bumps and accidental drops.
Further, there is Spigen’s Air-Cushion technology reliability, which provides better shock-absorption and keeps the device protected. Moreover, it also gets other Spigen features like a raised lip around the front and the back to keep the display and camera lens protected and support for wireless charging to allow you to charge your device using a wireless charger without removing the case.
10. Ringke Fusion-X Transparent Back Case
Ringke Fusion-X Transparent Back case is another clear case option for the Galaxy S20. It has an overall slim profile with a transparent back that allows you to flaunt your device’s back panel. There is a rugged TPU bumper on the exterior of the case, which provides a comfortable grip in hand while also adding to its protection. The case comes with MIL-STD 810G certification, meaning it can easily withstand accidental bumps and drops without causing any harm to the device inside. It also supports wireless charging, so you do not have to remove the case every time you need to charge your device using a wireless charger. Furthermore, to add to the convenience, there is a QuikCatch lanyard hole available on each side of the case that can be used to attach a wrist or neck strap.
That’s it for this article! Those were some of our recommendations for the best cases and covers for the Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra. What’s your preferred choice? Let us know through the comments section below.