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Top 5 Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Cases

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Even though it’s not the newest smartphone from Samsung, the Galaxy S4 is still a top-selling phone. Here are some of the best cases for the S4.


1. Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Case For Professionals: Belkin Wallet Folio with Stand

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(Belkin)

The Belkin Wallet Folio with Stand is part of Belkin’s Professional Series, and it’s positively jam-packed with added features. The case protects the phone, while also acting as a media stand. Plus, it just looks polished and high-tone. This case retails for around $50.

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Pros:

  • Camera cut-out lets you take photos while phone is in the case
  • Inner pocket for storing business and credit cards
  • Full access to all ports
  • Soft microfiber lining protects your screen
  • Lightweight design

  • Cons:

  • Weak impact/drop protection
  • Limited case/color style options
  • Little added protection against water damage
  • Inner pocket is not segmented for individual items
  • Not a vegan product

  • 2. Best Waterproof Samsung Galaxy S4 Case: Lifeproof Nuud

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    (LifeProof)

    This case offers excellent protection from water, dust, snow, and drops…all while letting you touch your actual phone screen. For an extra $10, you can opt in to a total water protection plan, which will give you greater peace of mind. The Lifeproof Nuud retails for around $90.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Case lets you touch the screen directly
  • Waterproof up to 6.6 feet
  • Clear black shows off your phone’s color
  • Provides total access to the camera, buttons, microphone, speakers and headphone port
  • Multiple case color options

  • Cons:

  • No screen protector (optional scratch protectors are included, but not built-in)
  • Very expensive
  • Case is somewhat cumbersome to install and remove
  • Call quality impacted slightly by this case
  • No belt clip or tether

  • 3. Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Case For Sports Fans: Otterbox Defender Series

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    (Otterbox)

    The Otterbox Defender Series comes in a huge assortment of colors, including cases with the logos of many popular MLB teams. It boasts sturdy construction and good impact resistance. This case style retails for around $60.

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    Pros:

  • Triple-layer construction
  • Free holster included
  • You can build your own custom look for this case at Otterbox.com
  • 1-year warranty
  • Port plugs keep dust and debris out

  • Cons:

  • Offers impact protection, but not water protection
  • Case is prone to collecting lint and dust
  • Case is not resistant to scratches
  • Case can become discolored over time
  • Does not protect camera lens

  • 4. Best Cheap Samsung Galaxy S4 Case: Griffin Survivor Skin

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    (Griffin)

    The Griffin Survivor Skin is ideal for the budget-conscious shopper, as it provides a ton of protector at a very reasonable price. This case retails for under $20.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Thick silicone construction
  • Very grippable case (great for people with butterfingers)
  • Custom cutouts for easy access to dock connector, camera and controls
  • Reasonably priced
  • Multiple color options

  • Cons:

  • Does not provide dust/water protection
  • Dock is exposed to the elements
  • Design is fairly boring
  • Does not provide protection for camera lens
  • Few additional accessories to pair with case

  • 5. Best Minimalist Samsung Galaxy S4 Case: Speck CandyShell + FACEPLATE

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    (Speck)

    The Speck CandyShell + FACEPLATE case is ideal for someone who owns a Galaxy S4 and wants to protect their investment, but without having to sacrifice the clean lines of the phone. This lightweight case provides a faceplate with TrueTap™ technology, which bonds to your screen for superior touch response. This case retails for around $45.

    Buy it here.


    Pros:

  • Meets or exceeds MIL-STD-810G standards
  • Dual-layer construction
  • Easy to remove
  • 1-year warranty
  • Lab-tested to withstand extreme conditions

  • Cons:

  • Limited case color options
  • Hard to apply the screen protector cleanly
  • Limited protection against water and dust
  • Case can break down over time
  • Lacks personal flair or unique design

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