The flagship smartphone we’ve all been waiting for the past few months is finally here – the Galaxy S9 and S9+. The grand stage at MWC 2018 was perfect for the unveiling, but we surely knew enough from the leaks and rumors to know what to expect. With a brand new positioning for the fingerprint sensor and different size dimensions, Samsung has made sure that none of your Galaxy S8 and S8+ cases and covers will work the latest flagship devices.
As preorders have already begun, third-party accessories are already rolling out for the Galaxy S9 and S9+. For the early birds who plan to get the new smartphone the very first day, you’ll probably want to protect your investment with a decent case.
Here are the best Galaxy S9 and S9+ cases and covers to get your hands on right now.
Samsung Clear View Standing Cover
Following with their most popular Galaxy S8 and S8+ cases, the Clear View Standing Cover over all-around protection to the curved display, with a translucent front. With complete adjustability that helps you set up the device in portrait mode as well, you get access to the Always On Display along with the notifications and three different colors.
Samsung LED View Cover
Built with a hard polymer plastic back and a soft fabric flip cover at the front, this official Galaxy S9 case is built for complete protection. Available in the shades of black and purple, the LED View Cover displays lights on the front based on the different notifications and alerts when the front flap is closed.
Samsung Alcantara Cover
Making a return on the latest flagship, this back-protection case is built with the durable Alcantara material. Built with a soft, suede-like feel to it and special cutouts for the camera and the fingerprint sensor, this original Samsung cover is available in black, blue, red, and mint color schemes.
Samsung Protective Standing Cover
If you’re looking for a case that is built to last and can take a hit, Samsung offers the most robust original case for the Galaxy S9 and S9+. Designed for a beefy yet clean look, the Protective Standing Cover comes with a built-in kickstand to help you keep the phone in portrait mode and military-grade durable material available in black and silver.
Samsung Hyperknit Cover
A new addition to the original accessories that Samsung has introduced this year, the Hyperknit Cover protects your phone in style. Built with a minimal frame and a lightweight mesh cover on top of it all, this comfy case is available in gray and red color schemes.
Samsung Silicone Cover
Silicone just simply doesn’t go out of style, thanks to its smooth and grippy texture along with highly durable qualities. The official Silicone Cover for the Galaxy S9 and S9+ is available in four refreshing shades for you to choose from, with complete protection over the camera lens and the physical buttons as well.
Spigen Rugged Crystal Case
If you’re on the lookout for a Galaxy S9 case that does the job of protecting your phone without taking away it’s good looks, Spigen has a great one to offer. The Rugged Crystal case comes with a transparent build with spider-web pattern to disperse any impact when the device is dropped, along with a raised lip to keep the screen from shattering.
Spigen Wallet S Case
For those of you don’t feel comfortable carrying the bulk of your wallet and your heavy mobile case around, this case offers the solution. Spigen Wallet S case for the Galaxy S9 comes with a smooth leather finish with special cutouts right over the front fo the earpiece. The best part is that the case includes card slots and cash storage space, along with a magnetic strap to keep everything in place.
Spigen Thin Fit 360
While the curved display of the Galaxy S9 is phenomenal, it makes it prone to cracking easily when accidentally dropped. With the Spigen Thin Fit 360, you get complete protection with a curved tempered glass screen protector. The screen protector snaps on along with the thin, yet durable case to offer you complete protection from every side and corner.
LifeePro Slim Battery Case
The battery life of your smartphone is simply never enough, and if you need a serious boost for your Galaxy S9+, LifeePro is here to offer it. Packing a whopping 5200mAh battery in the cast itself, this case for the larger flagship comes with dual-layer protection, accessibility to all of the ports, and indicator LEDs to show you how much juice the battery pack/case has left.
So which sleek and stylish protective case will you be buying for your Galaxy S9 and S9+? Be sure to let us know in the comments section down below.