The Post is on the case.
From sweet personalized photo montages and high-end designer looks to more utilitarian waterproof and cell-charging models, the options for phone cases are almost endless now.
Whether you’re looking to protect your brand-new investment or just want to upgrade your current case, we’ve got your covered. Here are the best websites where you can buy a phone case — no matter what your tastes or needs may be.
Custom phone cases
Custom phone cases are popular and also make great gifts. Whether you want to have an image of loved ones near you always, be able to promote your own art or business every day, or see a phrase that has meaning to you every time you pick up your cell, you can make a one-of-a-kind phone case through any of these websites.
Shutterfly specializes in all things photographic prints, so naturally they have a solid custom-phone-case studio with many different layouts to choose from. Cases start at $45.
Caseable offers several different case styles from their custom studio, including extra-durable cases, faux leather, flip cases and more. They start at around $20.
In Casetify’s Custom Studio, you choose a style of case (for example, a glitter waterfall or an impact case, which offers strong protection) and then add text. Different cases allow for different numbers of characters to customize. Custom Studio cases start around $45.
Cute phone cases
There are so many stylish phone cases around now, why not have your phone double as an accessory? Whether you’re looking for glitter, leather, tie-dye cases or more, these websites should have you covered for all of your cute phone case needs.
Velvet Caviar sells tons of supercute phone cases, with all the glitter and and holograms you could want. They proudly refer to their cases as “pretty, yet protective.” Most are $30, but the brand is offering 15% off for New York Post readers with code NYPOST.
Case Mate offers a stylish collection of phone cases, including the rather unique “puffer case,” in the style of a puffer jacket. The website’s offerings are full of patterns and iridescent styles. Pricing varies across the site, but starts at around $40.
LuMee, which is owned by Case Mate, specializes in phone cases that light up. If taking selfies, posting on Instagram or pretending to be an influencer is a very important part of your life, a LuMee case is worth looking into. They have all sorts of popular styles, like marble, glitter, mirror and more. Cases are typically $70.
Many fashion designers have long participated in the tech and wearables spaces. A phone case can also be a much more affordable designer purchase when compared to a bag or other accessories. Also, as an added bonus, an investment in a high-end phone case might make you want to keep your phone model for longer.
Farfetch sells an assortment of phone cases from a variety of luxury designers, such as Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Balenciaga and more. They also have some incredible AirPod cases from Fendi, Prada and many others. Pricing varies, but starts at around $200.
Saks Fifth Avenue
Saks Fifth Avenue offers many phone cases and other tech accessories from many high-end designers, such as Fendi, Givenchy, Gucci and other iconic brands. Prices vary, but start at around $200.
Kate Spade’s simple and elegant designs have translated well into phone cases, and they’ve been popular for years. The brand has a fairly large assortment of standard cases, photo cases and wallet cases, which start at $35.
Wallet cases make so much sense: They save room, and cut down on the chances you’ll forget an essential item at home. Here are some of the best places to buy them, whether you’re looking for an attachment you can put on a case you have, or an entirely new case.
Speck phone cases are no-nonsense and known for being durable. They offer many simple and sleek designs for their wallet cases, which start at around $45.
PopSockets popularized the pop-up grip attachment meant to help keep your hand more comfortable while holding your phone. They also sell PopWallets, which are very simple attachments you can put directly onto a phone or a case, and they’re available with or without a PopSocket attached. They start at $20.
OtterBox offers some lovely folio-style wallet cases, as well as hard-shell cases that can hold your cards and cash. The cases start at around $25.
Whether being in or around the water is a big part of your life or you are planning a beach vacation, waterproof phone cases can sometimes be a necessity. Here are a few strong and well-reviewed options to keep your phone dry.
Hitcase’s Splash line is both waterproof and dust-proof, making this a great option for any outdoors adventurer. These cases prioritize the camera as well, so you can capture your action-packed moments. Hitcase is currently only available for iPhones, and prices start at around $55.
The Ounne case is also waterproof and dust-proof, and at around $20 it’s at a slightly friendlier price than the Hitcase, while still being sleek and well-designed. The case is waterproof up to 2 meters (about 6 ½ feet).
The Cali Case is a phone pouch, so you can use it or lose it as you please. These are perfect for vacation and capturing underwater photos. It’s made to fit any smartphone and sells for around $30. It’s certified to go 100 feet underwater, and it floats, too.
Charging phone cases are so convenient, especially if you’re a heavy phone user.
Mophie, owned by Zagg, has been a leading name in phone chargers for years. So it’s no surprise that their phone-charging cases are quite popular. They can be turned on and off, so you can use them only when you are actually running low on battery. The cases are typically $80-$100, but they sometimes have sales.
Newdery cases give your phone an extra charge when you need it, and have a convenient indicator to show how much battery is remaining in the case. They are conveniently installed with their soft rubber, bendable top. Prices for older phone models start at around $20.
Alpatronix charging cases, which start at around $30, are sleek and can be turned on and off. On Amazon, they offer a bundle for their charging case and charging pad together, so you will basically never run out of battery again.