Here are 10 of the best shockproof phone cases to help keep your smartphone safe and sound!
1: Hitcase PRO for iPhone
The Hitcase PRO for iPhone is the perfect way to turn your phone into a go-anywhere action device.
This 100 percent waterproof, shockproof, and mountable case for the iPhone means that taking your pictures and videos to a creative new place has never been easier before.
The really clever USP of the HitCase Pro is that it comes with changeable and upgradeable lenses and versatile mounts (pictured), so that you can turn your fragile iPhone into a GoPro type camera.
Despite being a bit of a beast size-wise, the Hitcase PRO comes supplied with a TrueLUX Wide Angle Lens as standard, so you can get started right away.
2. LifeProof Waterproof Case for iPhone 4 & 4S Gen 2
The LifeProof case is an effective waterproof and shockproof enclosure for your precious iPhone 4 or 4S that still lets you use your iPhone functions.
This slimline case is allegedly built to ‘military standards’, with a polycarbonate frame, coated glass and special waterproof vents.
Features include a double AR-coated real glass lens for zero interference in images and video, ultra-flat screen to preserve new 4S functions, and a ClearVoice clarity and sound enhancement system to let you get the most out of your music or speakerphone.
3. Red Pepper Four Proof iPhone case
Red Pepper has created one of the thinnest, lightest and funkiest protective iPhone cases. A real benefit of this case is that it adds just a mere 1.5 mm to each edge of the phone.
The Four Proofs of this case are touted as: water proof – up to 2m for 60 minutes, dirt proof – totally sealed against minute dirt & dust ingress, shock proof – withstands drop impacts from up to 2m, and finally snow proof – fully enclosed to keep melting snow, sleet and ice out (although surely the water and dirt proofing would take care of that?).
This case works with all iPhone 4, 4S and 5 models and comes with nifty waterproof headphone adaptor and headphone jack cover keeper.
4. Kraken A.M.S. Smartphone Case
£35.99 – £47.99
Made in the USA, the Kraken A.M.S. smartphone case features three layers of shock absorbing and waterproof protection in both the interior and exterior of the case.
This case features TPE plugs for the power-ports and audio-jacks to keep out dirt and debris, and the built-in screen protector allows for unrestricted access to your phone’s features.
Optional accessories include a windshield mount, bike mount, tripod mount, clamp, universal clip, cord management system, and a removable belt-clip/holster.
Again this case meets military standards for drop, vibration, dust, sand and rain protection.
5. WISECASE Shockproof Case for Samsung Galaxy S5
This WISECASE for Samsung Galaxy S5 is a shock and drop-proof protective case and holster comprised of a dual layer case combined with a snug-fitting inner silicone layer.
The dual layer WISECASE also comes with a 360 degree swivel ring kickstand which allows for hands-free viewing when watching movies and other media.
The front screen allows convenient access to all of your smartphone’s functions, camera, buttons, ports and slots.
6. Incipio Phenom for Samsung Galaxy S6
The Phenom Case claims to be the ultimate in drop protection, and is engineered with three layers of armour to provide your smartphone with superior, durable protection against extensive shock, and general wear & tear.
Despite being a lightweight case, it is strong enough to shield your device from most day-to-day drops and impacts.
Comprised of a rigid Plextonium polycarbonate back frame, a shock absorbent Flex2O polymer bumper, and revolutionary dLAST technology for interior cushioning, the Phenom Case has achieved Incipio’s ‘standard of excellence for next-level shock absorption’.
7. Dog & Bone Backbone Wireless Charging Case for iPhone
The Backbone Case kit comprises of a phone case, wireless receiver card, a wireless charge pad, a screen protector, micro USB cable and audio extension cable for your headphones.
Simply place the phone onto the charge pad, and it charges up, neatly and hassle free. The modular design also allows for the phone’s receiver card to be replaced by a back-up battery (sold separately), which provides additional charge while you are out and about.
The Backbone case is relatively slim and adds around 3mm of thickness and 10mm of length to the iPhone. It has a good, solid feel to it.
The case is designed to allow full access to the touchscreen and doesn’t impede access to iOS functions like Toolbox. Protection for the sleep/wake button and volume controls is also well considered and the phone’s speaker performance isn’t affected in the slightest.
8. Merit iPhone 6 Plus Waterproof Case
The Merit iPhone case features a screen protector that prevents scratches without compromising sensitivity.The iPhone’s touchscreen and functions are all easily accessible.
This case comes with a kickstand on the back, so you free your hands when watching movies or using Facetime or similar apps.
The case is IP68 standard waterproofed and fully sealed against dirt and debris. It is submersible to over 6.6ft deep and the rugged polycarbonate frame will withstand shock and drop from upto 6.6ft high.
The case also comes with a waterproof headphone adapter.
9. Otter Preserver Series Samsung Galaxy S4
This smart looking case for the Galaxy S4 features a protective, scratch resistant screen and full access to your touchscreen facilities.
It is waterproof and submergible for up to 2m for up to 30 minutes and if you happen to chuck it on the floor, it can keep your phone safe from drop of up to 4ft.
Its waterproof plugs will also stop dust and debris from working their way into your device.
10. Otterbox Symmetry Series iPhone 6 cases
Otterbox offers a huge range of colours, patterns and options for its Symmetry Series cases for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
Otterbox are famous for their smartphone protection and the Symmery case feels sturdy and robust, but without turning your handset into a heavy brick.
Its dual-material, multi-layer construction absorbs shock and withstands drops and knocks with ease, and its raised edge around the touchscreen keeps your easily cracked parts safe and sound.