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A closer look at some of the best LG G6 cases you can buy
LG deserves credit for making some bold choices with their 2016 flagship — choices that, unfortunately, didn’t pay off. LG may have gone back to the basics with the G6 while still doing enough to stand out from the crowd. The LG G6 offers smooth performance and a fantastic camera, and includes features that are increasingly becoming the norm, like dust and water resistance. The 18:9 screen brings new features and functionality to the smartphone game, and a beautiful design complements that excellent display. But what LG G6 cases can you buy for the phone?
As is the case with any current generation smartphone or tablet, an extra layer of protection to keep the device safe from accidental bumps and drops is never a bad idea. To help you out, we’ve rounded up some of the best LG G6 cases and covers currently available.
Cruzerlite Bugdroid Circuit LG G6 case
The Cruzerlite Bugdroid Circuit LG G6 cases are shock-absorbent and scratch-resistant TPU, and add practically no bulk to the device. A slightly raised bezel around the front of the phone protects the screen while face down. Precise cutouts allow easy access to the charging port, speaker, camera, volume rocker, headphone jack, and fingerprint scanner.
The Cruzerlite Bugdroid Circuit case comes in numerous colors, including clear, black, blue, green, teal, smoke, orange and red, and costs just $9.90.
Ringke Fusion LG G6 case
The Ringke Fusion case combines a polycarbonate body and a TPU bumper, and while the slim and light case barely adds any bulk to the phone, it features a MIL-STD 810G-516.6 certification for shock protection. There are precise cutouts for the speaker, camera, and fingerprint scanner. While the buttons are covered, they are easy to press. Protective flaps cover the charging port and headphone jack to help keep out dust. .
The polycarbonate section of the case is clear, but you can choose from four colors for the bumper: clear, rose gold crystal, ink black, and smoke black. The Ringke Fusion case starts at $10.99.
Spigen Rugged Armor LG G6 case
The Spigen Rugged Armor is another LG G6 case that offers a lot of protection without adding much bulk or thickness to the device. It is a single TPU case with carbon fiber elements that enhances the look, and comes with corners that feature Air Cushion technology to provide military grade protection against impacts. There are precise cutouts for the speaker, charging port, headphone jack, camera, and fingerprint sensor, while the volume rocker is covered. The Spigen Rugged Armor currently goes for $11.99.
Incipio DualPro LG G6 case
The Incipio DualPro case offers dual layer protection with a combination of shock absorbing dLAST TPE inner core and impact resistant Plextonium polycarbonate frame. The buttons are covered but easy to press, and there are precise cutouts for the camera, charging port, fingerprint scanner, speaker, and headphone jack. The two layers offer excellent drop protection, tested for up to 12 feet. The Incipio DualPro case is currently available in grey and red for $29.95.
Spigen Neo Hybrid LG G6 case
The Spigen Neo Hybrid case offers dual layer protection with its TPU casing and hard polycarbonate frame. The TPU case is patterned to allow for a better grip on the device, and thanks its hard bumper shell is MIL-STD 810G-certified for impactYou get precise cutouts for access to the headphone jack, charging port, camera, and fingerprint scanner, while the volume rocker and power button are covered.
The Spigen Neo Hybrid comes in champagne gold, gunmetal, and satin silver. The case currently starts at $15.99.
OtterBox Defender LG G6 case
The OtterBox Defender line of phone cases is well known for their toughness. The LG G6 case model not only has a dual-layer design, with a flexible inner later, and a harder outer layer, but the case also comes with its own screen protector in order to prevent scratches on the display. In addition, the case has covers for all of the ports found on the LG G6 to keep dust and water out. Finally, the case comes with a belt holster for easy access while on the go or at work.
The OtterBox Defender LG G6 case comes in four color combinations; All Black for the case and accents; Cowabunga Blue for accents and Gunmetal Gray for the case; Bahama Blue for accents and Tempest Blue for the case; and Rosemarine for accents and Plum Haze for the case (shown above). The case is available on Amazon for $17.87.
Spigen Tough Armor LG G6 case
Our last Spigen case for the LG G6 is from its Tough Armor family, and its the most rugged case in the company’s lineup. It includes a dual-layer design with a more flexible TPU material inside and a PC material on top. It has a MIL-STD 810G-516.6 certification for dust and water resistance and should keep working even if the phone falls from several feet. It also includes a built-in kickstand for hands-free video watching.
You can get the Spigen Tough Armor LG G6 case in three colors: Gunmetal, Black and Rose Gold. It’s on sale at Amazon for just $15.99.
SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro LG G6 case
The SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro features dual layer protection in the form of a polycarbonate hard shell and a TPU inner case. The headphone jack and charging port are both covered with flaps. The buttons are covered, while precise cutouts allow easy access to the speaker, camera, and fingerprint scanner. A belt clip holster is also available with this case, with a 360-degree rotatable swivel.
The SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro is available in black, blue, pink, and white, and is currently priced at $16.99.
Poetic Revolution LG G6 case
The Poetic Revolution is a great option if you are looking for one of the rugged LG G6 cases that offers complete all around protection. Made with polycarbonate and TPU materials, the case comes with features like textured sides that provide enhanced grip, and raised supports on the corners to create a cushion and prevent damage from drops. A polycarbonate shell covers the front to protect from water, though this isn’t really required with the LG G6. All ports are also covered to prevent dust from entering.
The Poetic Revolution case is available in black, pink, and blue, and retails for just $12.95.
UAG Plasma featherlight LG G6 case
The Plasma case by Urban Armor Gear features a feather-light composite construction. It combines a hard armor shell and a soft, impact resistant core. The case meets the MIL-STD 810G-516.6 standards for drop and impact protection, without adding much bulk to the phone. Precise cutouts allow for easy access to the fingerprint scanner, headphone jack, and charging port, while the volume rocker is covered.
The UAG Plasma case is currently available in two colors: ash and ice. It retails for $39.95.