Some people want their Samsung Galaxy S5 case to house both their smartphone and their credit cards. These wallet phone case options fit the bill nicely for Galaxy S5 owners. Ditch that extra wallet and streamline your experience with these phone cases.
1. Incipio Watson Wallet Folio Samsung Galaxy S5 Case
Incipio is a trusted manufacturer of cases for all kinds of smartphones, but this particular case model is especially noteworthy. If you own a Samsung Galaxy S5, the Incipio Watson wallet case is a great option because it’s basically two cases in one package, thanks to a detachable element.
Eco-friendly vegan leather front cover
Three card slots, ideal for carrying your ID and two additional cards
Flash-diffusing camera cutouts
Three card slots may not be enough for some people
Snap-on and detachable design are somewhat too easy to remove accidentally
Limited drop and impact protection
While it comes in multiple colors, not all stores carry the full range of styles
Does not provide much in the way of waterproofing or dust-blocking
2. Otterbox Commuter Series Wallet Phone Case for Samsung Galaxy S5
Check out a review of the Otterbox Commuter series wallet case in the video above.
Otterbox is another trusted name in the smartphone case marketplace, and the commuter wallet is ideal for quick access to your ID, transit pass, or debit card. Cards are secure inside the wallet slot, and won’t fall out even when the case is fully opened. This is a Samsung Galaxy S5 phone case you can feel secure about using.
Available in multiple colors
Great impact/drop protection
Wallet section closes with an audible click and a tactile sensation that’s easy to feel
Slides easily out of your pocket
No separate area to store cash
Depending on thickness, wallet area holds just two or three cards
Locking mechanism becomes less secure and stiff over time
Lacks grippy texture, may slip in your sweaty hands if used during running or exercise
Screen protector becomes gummy over time, is hard to clean
3. Fintie Samsung Galaxy S5 Wallet Case
Get an up-close look at this wallet case in the video review above.
Retailing for under $10, this S5 case could have easily made our list of Galaxy S5 cases under $30. The Fintie wallet case for the Samsung Galaxy S5 comes in a wide variety of bright colors, and has a great pebbled texture. It has a separate pocket for cash or notes, which leaves the card slots free for credit cards, ID badges, and other such items.
Fully supports new Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Scanner and Heartbeat Sensor functions
Available in nearly a dozen colors
Non-scratch microfiber interior
Magnetic closure keeps the case closed tightly
Also works as a stand for viewing movies or doing video calls
Only has two card slots
May be too bulky for some
Vegan leather may not be as durable as true leather
Some users have reported issues with the quality of stitching or leather-like material
A few users have stated that the magnetic closure could stand to be improved
4. Spigen Samsung Galaxy S5 Wallet Phone Case
Check out the video review above to get a closer look at this Spigen case.
This Samsung Galaxy S5 wallet case from Spigen has ample storage and a slim profile. It’s flip folio design makes it easy to check your phone for notifications, or to quickly grab a card to pay for something. It is slender enough to fit easily in a briefcase or a purse.
Tons of storage (three card slots and a cash pocket)
Made with vegan leather
Also acts as a viewing stand
Closure is magnetic, not snap, so it releases easily
Only available in three (rather drab) colors
Faux leather can sometimes crack or peel over time
Designed in California, but constructed overseas
Limited stand viewing angles
Some users report that if all card slots have items in them, the case won’t close perfectly
5. Beyond Cell Leather Wallet Phone Case for Samsung Galaxy S5
See a close-up of the packaging and various colors that this wallet case comes in by watching the video above.
Available in plenty of color combinations, there’s a variant of this Beyond Cell wallet case that will appeal to the most conservative of tastes, as well as more adventurous personalities. It’s a solid little case that is also quite inexpensive. Samsung Galaxy S5 owners will appreciate the versatility of this phone case.
Three card slots and a separate pocket for cash
Protects phone from dirt and scratches better than a “traditional” case with no cover
Access to cameras and ports is not impeded by case design
Also acts as a stand
Case is vegan-friendly
Case stitching and main material may have production quality issues
Pockets are quite tight
Case lacks grippable texture
Limited drop protection
Magnetic closure not as secure as velcro, ties, or snaps
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