Tag Archive: Case


Samsung’s Alcantara case is the most luxurious way to protect your Galaxy S9 or S9+

Protection for your phone and enjoyment for your hand.

Alcantara is a fabric typically associated with the interiors of race cars and their sporty consumer counterparts, but in recent years it’s been adapted as a choice for consumer electronics as well. Microsoft has been putting feet of the stuff on the Surface Pro and Surface Laptop, and Samsung has also locked it in as a go-to material for its flagship phone cases. And I’m glad it has,  [Read More…]

Should you use a case with the Galaxy S9?

Yeah, yeah you probably should.

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ are stunning to look at. The Infinity Display on the front is just as striking as it was on the S8 last year, the metal frame is sturdy, and the glass back in its multiple colors puts the utilitarian look of the Pixel 2 to shame. However, as nice as the S9 series looks, it’s not the most durable.

While the use of glass for the S9  [Read More…]

The Galaxy S9+ is a much better phone with a case on it

It’s a great device either way.

I don’t know about you, but I don’t love dropping my phone. It’s about as enjoyable as burning your tongue on hot coffee or stubbing your toe on the edge of a table. Not only can the phone crack or stop working completely, but the fear of dropping it can mar the experience of using it in the first place.

After spending almost two months using the Pixel 2, a relatively  [Read More…]

Best travel case for PlayStation 4

Here are some cases to help keep your PS4 safe as you travel.

There are times where you absolutely have to hit the road with your PlayStation 4. Maybe you’re headed to a friend’s house for a weekend of gaming or maybe you’re going to be doing some traveling for business and you would love to have your PS4 on hand in your hotel room. Whatever the reason for your travel, you are going to want to  [Read More…]

Honor 9 Lite review: Making a strong case to be the budget king

On balance, this is one of the finest budget phones around right now.

The quick take

Finally, a budget Honor phone that just about ticks every box. Previous offerings have usually been very good phones, but the omission of NFC, in particular, made them hard to recommend since it blocked off access to Google Pay.

The Honor 9 Lite isn’t exactly a trimmed down version of the Honor 9, with a tall aspect ratio display and four  [Read More…]

Deal: Get a free Live Case when buying a Pixel 2

Available until February 14 at 11:59 PM PT.

We’re big fans of the Google Pixel 2 here at Android Central, and if you’re looking to get an awesome last-minute Valentine’s gift, it’s sure to knock the socks off of your sweetheart. If you buy one now from the Google Store, you can get a custom Live Case for no added cost!

Live Case on the Google Pixel.

If you want to take advantage of this deal,  [Read More…]

Peel for the Pixel 2 is a case for people who hate cases

If you’re looking for a simple case that truly doesn’t take away from the phone’s design, this is it.

Admission: I’m not a case guy. That partially comes with having used too many phones over the years. But it also has to do with the fact that phones are so damn big these days, and most cases just make them bigger.

Most cases. That’s not Peel, though.

No. This is the sort of case you put on  [Read More…]

Moto Folio is an inexpensive folio case Moto Mod that costs $14.99

The Moto Folio protects your phone and has a slot for holding a credit card or ID.

Since the first Moto Z came out in 2016, Motorola’s been building its Moto Mod collection at a pretty steady rate. Motorola used CES 2018 to show off two of the most interesting Mods to-date, but ahead of that, it’s released another one that might be one of its most practical – the Moto Folio.

Folio cases for phones aren’t  [Read More…]

Every Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Case We Could Find

A roundup of all the best Note 8 cases we could find!

As is the case with every major phone released like the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, there are a crazy abundance of cases available. Whether you’re looking for something slim and stylish, thick and rugged, or crystal clear, we’ve got you covered.

We’ve rounded up the best cases across all of these categories and more and combined them into a sort of master list for finding  [Read More…]

Every Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Case We Could Find

Looking for a case for your brand new Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL? We’ve got you covered!

There are so many reasons to get a case for your Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL. Whether you want the highest level of protection available to prevent damage to your new phone or the most transparent, thinnest case available to show off your new phone with pride, there are plenty of options out there.

Regardless of  [Read More…]