The Best Rugged Cases for the Galaxy S10 Plus

Galaxy S10 Plus Rugged Cases

Out of the trio of flagship Galaxy S10 devices launched this year, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is the priciest of the lot and carries a price tag of $1000 for the base variant of the device.

The Galaxy S10 Plus and the S10 and S10e have been up for pre-order and the devices would soon begin shipping out to those who managed to place in their pre-orders for the device.

While your shiny new S10 Plus might be on its way to your front door, you might want to also consider grabbing a great case to protect your new S10 Plus from accidental drops and everyday bumps. There’s no better way to do so than by installing a great rugged case.

Fortunately, there are a bunch of rugged cases already available for the Galaxy S10 Plus and to make things a bit easier for you, we’ve curated a list of the best rugged cases currently available for the S10 Plus.

Best rugged cases

Here are a few of the best rugged cases for the Galaxy S10 Plus which offer fantastic protection for the device.

Spigen Rugged Armor Case

Spigen needs no introduction since they offer fantastic cases for almost all major devices. This Rugged Armor case from Spigen offers great drop protection for the Galaxy S10 Plus and does not add much bulk to the device too.

The case is military grade certified (MIL-STD 810G-516.6) and the Air Cushion Technology helps to absorb most of the impact in case the device is accidentally dropped. Spigen’s case also fits the S10+ precisely and all buttons and ports are easily accessible.

Buy on Amazon: $11.99 | Buy on Spigen: $24.99

Mous Origins Case

Mous Origins cases Galaxy S10

This case from Mous helps protect the Galaxy S10 Plus from drops as high as 6 feet which is pretty incredible and the case offers tank-like protection for the Galaxy S10 Plus. Mous’s case is available in multiple finishes such as; Walnut, Carbon Fiber, Bamboo, and Leather. 

The premium materials used absolutely justify the slightly higher price of the case. The case also fits the Galaxy S10 Plus precisely and does support wireless charging and PowerShare so there’s no need to worry about having to remove the case from the device to use the wireless charging features.

Buy on Mous: $49.99

UAG Monarch Case

If you’re searching for a rugged case with a cool utilitarian look that offers great protection for the S10 Plus, then look no further than this premium case from Urban Armor Gear. The case is made with top-grain leather combined with metal which makes the case feel luxurious in-hand.

The case also meets the military grade drop-test standard (MIL STD 810G 516.6) two times over. What’s even more interesting is the fact that the case also supports wireless charging and PowerShare all the while offering insane drop protection. UAG’s case fits the S10 Plus perfectly and also comes with a 10-year limited warranty.

Buy on Amazon: $59.95


The DEFENDER SERIES case for the S10 Plus from OtterBox offers incredible drop protection and can the soft outer layer helps absorb impacts while the solid inner layer grips the device securely.

The case also comes with a belt-clip holster which doubles as a kickstand. This case is also available in 3 color options; Black, Purple Nebula, Big Sur. OtterBox’s case comes with a lifetime warranty which is fantastic, to say the least.

Buy on Amazon: $59.95 | Buy on OtterBox: $59.95

SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro Series

If you’re looking for the absolute best overall protection for your shiny new Galaxy S10 Plus, then your search should end with this epic case from SUPCASE. The UB Pro series case for the Galaxy S10 Plus is 20-Foot Drop Tested which is absolutely incredible.

The rotatable holster can also act as a kickstand and the elevated bezels of the case help protect the camera and screen from picking up scratches when the device is kept on a flat surface. The case fits the device perfectly and offers the best protection for the Galaxy S10 Plus at a pretty affordable price.

Buy on Amazon: $19.99 | Buy on SUPCASE: $28.00

RhinoShield SolidSuit Carbon

RhinoShield is well known for its insanely durable cases and this durable SolidSuit Carbon finish case for the Galaxy S10 Plus provides excellent protection from drops as well as everyday bumps and scratches.

The matte surface also provides a great surface to grip on and the case fits the Galaxy S10 Plus perfectly. According to the company, the case would protect your device from drops as high as 11 feet.

Buy on Amazon: Buy on RhinoShield: $34.99

BodyGuardz Harmony

BodyGuardz’s cool rugged case for the Galaxy S10 Plus is worth checking out if you’re looking out for a basic semi-clear rugged case. The case comes with the company’s patented Kevlar material which helps absorb the impact from drops.

The case also comes with metallic buttons which offer tactile feedback. More importantly, the case does not add much bulk to the device and has a slim profile. The case is also compatible with wireless charging which is a bonus.

Buy on Amazon: $39.99 | Buy on BodyGuardz: $39.99

Samsung Rugged Protective Cover

Lastly, we’ve got the stylish rugged case from Samsung itself. The case is military grade drop tested too and offers shock and drop resistance for the S10 Plus. The case also comes with a built-in kickstand.

Samsung’s case also fits the Galaxy S10 Plus precisely as to be expected and the buttons and ports are easily accessible as well. The case does support wireless charging and PowerShare as well.

Buy on Amazon: $34.99 | Buy on Samsung: $34.99

Vena Wallet Case vCommute

If you’re looking for a good rugged case which also doubles as a wallet case, then look no further than this fantastic case from Vena. The case offers a slot to store some case or a couple of cards which is secured by a magnetic multi-angle cover which acts as a kickstand as well.

The case is military-grade tested and should ideally protect your device from multiple drops as high as 4 feet. Vena’s rugged case fits the Galaxy S10 precisely; however, the only drawback is that you wouldn’t be able to wirelessly charge your device with the case installed.

Buy on Amazon: $21.99 | Buy on Vena: $24.99


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