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Best Cases for Huawei Mate 9

The Huawei Mate 9 is a big phone, but just because it's well-made — full of precisely-machined metal and Gorilla Glass — doesn't mean it is unbreakable. If you're concerned about damaging this new-to-the-U.S. smartphone, here are some picks for the best cases you can buy right now.

Ringke Fusion Bumper Case

Get that brand new flagship into some covering — stat! If you're buying the Huawei Mate 9 from Amazon, add the Ringke Fusion Bumper Case to your cart. This particular case adds a bit of thickness to the Mate 9 so that there's ample space between the phone and what it's laying on. It also features a couple of elements that other cheap cases don't typically include, like covering for the headphone jack and charging port. It comes in four color varieties.

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Vinve Ultra Slim Hard Cover

I am obsessed with cases sporting a built-in phone stand like the one featured on the Vinve Ultra Slim Hard Cover case. Not only is it shaped like a bear, but you can hook your fingers through it so that the Huawei Mate 9 doesn't slip out of your hand and fall to the floor. The case is available in chic black or rosy pink.

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Feitenn Huawei Mate 9 case

Don't like showing off your screen to the world? The Feitenn flip case shields offers a window for notifications and a spot on the back for the Huawei Mate 9's 20-megapixel rear-facing camera and fingerprint sensor. This case lets you prop up the device for video watching, too, and it comes in five different colors.

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Spigen Rugged Armor Case

Give the Huawei Mate 9 that carbon fiber appeal with the rugged armor case from Spigen. The case is made of flexible plastic and features an interior spider-web pattern for a neat design effect. It also comes with a raised lip that keeps the screen from touching the ground when it's laying down. At present, the rugged armor case is only available in black.

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Your pick?

Is your Mate 9 sporting a case not mentioned here? Want it represented? Leave a comment below and we'll check it out!

Florence Ion was formerly an editor and columnist at Android Central. She writes about Android-powered devices of all types and explores their usefulness in her everyday life. You can follow her on Twitter or watch her Tuesday nights on All About Android.

4 Comments
  • My personal fave currently is a cheap one. Leather pu with pockets (which I never use) https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B01MRS42SU/ref=ya_aw_od_pi?ie=UTF8&psc=1&...
  • I'm still holding out for the Leica case. But that flip cover looks like a nice alternative in the meantime.
  • Have you used these? I'm curious to know if this was just the first few returned in an Amazon search or were they actually demoed?
  • I have the Ringke one and it's not bad. I wish the edges went up a tiny bit more to protect the glass. I have a bit of fear since I shattered my Honor 8 in a thin case.