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To ensure that your new Google Pixel 4 XL will be completely protected from even the harshest of accidental bumps and drops, a heavy-duty rugged case is the only way to go. The good news is that there are a lot of excellent options available. Here’s a roundup of some of the best rugged Google Pixel 4 XL cases you can get right now!

Looking for even more options? Be sure to check out our choices for cheap, wallet, thin, and clear cases. And of course, we have a master best Pixel 4 XL cases post here.

The best rugged Pixel 4 XL cases:

  1. Spigen Tough Armor
  2. Tudia Merge
  3. Poetic Revolution
  4. Supcase Unicorn Beetle Pro
  5. Otterbox Defender
  6. UAG Plasma

Editor’s note: We will continue to update this list of the best rugged cases for the Pixel 4 XL as more become available.


1. Spigen Tough Armor

spigen tough armor

The Spigen Tough Armor offers dual-layer protection with the combination of a soft TPU core and a hard polycarbonate shell. It’s one of the best rugged cases for the Pixel 4 XL you can get, coming with a MIL-STD 810G-516.6 certification for drop protection. The case also has a built-in kickstand that lets you prop the phone up in the landscape orientation.


2. Tudia Merge

tudia merge heavy duty pixel 4 xl case

The Tudia Merge offers rugged protection with its dual-layer design. It combines a soft, shock-absorbing TPU layer and a hard polycarbonate shell for all-round coverage. Precise cutouts are available and while you have covered buttons, they are easy to press. Raised bezels keep the screen and the rear camera free from scratches as well.


3. Poetic Revolution

poetic revolution

The Poetic Revolution offers complete protection with its anti-scratch polycarbonate backplate, a thick TPU bumper, reinforced corners, a built-in screen protector, and covered ports and buttons. It features a MIL-STD 810G-516.6 certification for impact-resistance. The case also comes with a kickstand that lets you prop up the phone in landscape or portrait.


3. Supcase Unicorn Beetle Pro

supcase unicorn beetle pro pixel 4 xl case

The Supcase Unicorn Beetle Pro is a popular option for those looking for rugged cases. The multi-layered TPU and polycarbonate case does a great job of keeping the phone safe, and the built-in screen protector keeps the display damage-free. A kickstand lets you prop the phone up in both portrait and landscape, and it also comes with a detachable belt clip holster.


5. Otterbox Defender

otterbox defender ultimate rugged protection

Otterbox is usually the go-to for anyone looking for a rugged case for their phone and the Defender series provides the most protection. It’s thick and bulky, with covered buttons and ports, and a raised lip. Keeping with the promise of all-round protection, the front cover also comes with a built-in screen protector. The Otterbox Defender also comes with a belt clip holster. This rugged case is expensive though and will be overkill for some.


6. UAG Plasma

uag plasma pixel 4 xl

The UAG Plasma is another solid pick if you’re searching for a rugged case. It comes in a variety of colors, and the Plasma adds a protective TPU bumper on the top and bottom of the device for added protection. Not only does the UAG Plasma provide all-around protection for your new Pixel 4 XL, but it’s not nearly as bulky as the Otterbox or the Unicorn Beetle Pro.


There you have it for this roundup of the best rugged cases you can buy for the Google Pixel 4 XL!