The Samsung Galaxy S23, like many of its predecessors, packs some of the best hardware in the world between two pieces of glass. The move to Gorilla Glass Victus 2 is a welcome upgrade, but even the toughest glass is no match for a concrete sidewalk. The S23 is one of the best small phones you can get so you'll want a case that keeps it protected without adding too much bulk.
Finding the right case for your Galaxy S23 isn't all that difficult, especially with this shortlist of all the best picks available to you right now. These S23 covers are robust, good-looking, and comfortable to use.
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Colors: Black, Gunmetal
Spigen's Neo Hybrid S23 case brings the brand's tried-and-tested formula to the next generation of Samsung phones. This textured case is slim, grippy, and protective all at once. There are raised bezels all around to protect the ports and lenses from impacts and falls.
Colors: Burgundy, Matte Black, Midnight Green
Get this sleek number from Caseology if you can't get over its luxurious design, just like us. The mix of textures looks stylish and it also adds grip, preventing slips and falls. Caseology also promises military-grade drop protection with the Parallax case for the Galaxy S23.
Colors: 30+ unique designs
Dbrand's available patterns and shades never fail to make a statement. Dress your Galaxy S23 in an unusual number by picking anything from Dbrand's wardrobe. The Grip Case comes in over 30 different visual variations and it features textured sides to add grip.
Colors: Nine different marbled patterns
Since the Galaxy S23 doesn't have the usual reinforcements around its lenses, it's a good idea to keep the trio of cameras covered when not in use. Grab the gorgeous GVIEWIN Samsung Galaxy S23 Case with Camera Cover for this purpose. The beautifully marbled case includes a shutter that covers and uncovers the lenses in a jiffy.
Colors: Navy, Dark Green, Black
The Ringke Onyx is so lightweight, it feels more like a skin or a coat of paint rather than a phone cover. The S23 variant comes in three stunning shades, with the Dark Green colorway that looks fantastic. This isn't the most rugged option, but it's sure to please people who dislike bulky cases.
Colors: Black Tie Affair
Smartish puts a spin on regular old wallet cases with this clever contraption. The Wallet Slayer Vol. 1 for the Galaxy S23 is a sleek cover with three slots in the back to store your cards and cash. There is a slot for your thumb and protective air corners for shock absorption inside as well.
Colors: Blue, Guldan, Ruddy, Tilt
This heavy-duty cover is a one-stop solution for your Samsung Galaxy S23. It comes with a belt holster and a built-in screen guard to defend that gorgeous AMOLED display as well as the delicate body. The military-grade UB Pro is one of SUPCASE's best-selling products for a good reason.
Colors: Black, Blue, Green, Pink
The OtterBox Commuter series offers strong protection from drops while still fitting into the average pocket. With two layers of material, this case is designed to absorb and redistribute the shock from a drop. This case also comes with port covers to keep water or dust out of your USB port.
Colors: Mix of six light and dark hues
The Poetic Guardian case seals your Samsung Galaxy S23 inside a bumper cover with a protective casing on all sides. Every side is heavily protected and your S23's color peeks through nicely since the front and back are clear.
Colors: Crystal Clear
Clear cases give you an extra layer of protection without hiding your gorgeous phone from view. This case protects your phone from falls and scratches with raised edges around the display and camera lenses. You've also got solid drop protection with thicker material around the edges.
Colors: Eight assorted color combos
Poetic was late with the Z Fold 4 and Flip 4 series, but it's a different story this time. The iconic Neon Series of tough cases has made its way to the Samsung Galaxy S23 and we are here for it. Not only are the shades bold, but the high level of drop protection is impregnable.
Colors: Nine assorted shades
The Crave Dual Guard for Samsung Galaxy S23 comes in a mix of nine shades. You get to choose form both bright and dark hues. This hardy TPU case is robust and features a dual-layered design for maximum security. The edges are raised and the entire case is super grippy because of its dotted texture.
If you like it, put a case on it
Decided to go for the smallest Samsung Galaxy S23? Make sure to keep this compact flagship phone protected with a case. It may be easier to hold on to your S23 since it's so much smaller than its siblings, but that isn't stopping accidents from happening altogether.
Even the people that say they never drop their phones sometimes do, so it's important to fortify your previous-gen flagship Android phone's defenses. The Spigen Neo Hybrid Case for the Samsung Galaxy S23 is an all-around winner, no matter how you look at it. The intricate details are beautiful and the cover adds plenty of drop protection and shock absorption with a built-in bumper. Not to mention, it's wonderfully cheap for a name-brand accessory.
Professional butter fingers need something a little more rugged. Both the SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro and the Poetic Neon series of cases are excellent choices. SUPCASE incorporates more features into the UB Pro, with a built-in screen protector for your S23 as well as a kickstand and holster. Poetic's offering is sleeker and easier to hold. Choosing the right one depends on your personal taste.
A great screen protector goes hand-in-hand with an excellent phone cover. Whether you prefer tempered glass or flexible TPU films, make sure you grab a nice screen guard for your S23 as well.
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