Apple's iPhone XS hit the market in late September 2018 and won over a large number of fans, thanks to its longer battery life, better camera performance and 50% faster processing than the iPhone X. It also has an edge-to-edge, bezel-less screen.
To keep your shiny new iPhone XS extra safe, we've rounded up some of the best iPhone XS cases for professionals.
Vena vCommute Wallet Case
Carrying your wallet or purse can be a hassle when you're running a quick errand or heading to the gym. The Vena vCommute Wallet Case makes it easy to carry only what you need. The phone case includes three hidden card slots to store your credit cards and ID. It also has a foldable leather flap in back that doubles as a kickstand, so you can go hands-free when videoconferencing. This polycarbonate case meets military drop-test standards, and you don't have to remove it to wirelessly charge the XS. It is available in space gray and rose gold for $24.99.
SafeSleeve for iPhone XS
A case with triple-duty protection offers three times as many reasons to consider buying it. The SafeSleeve for iPhone XS is impact-resistant, with durable materials used for the inner and outer case to guard against cracks, dings and scratches. It also reduces your radiation exposure with its FCC-accredited, lab-tested shielding technology that can block over 99% of radio-frequency radiation and 92% of extremely low-frequency radiation from your cell phone. The SafeSleeve also sports RFID blocking card slots, which protect your credit card and ID from being skimmed by thieves. This triple-threat case is available in six color options for $49.95.
Peel Super Thin iPhone XS Case
Sometimes light and simple is the perfect way to go. The Super Thin iPhone XS Case from Peel makes minimalism majorly appealing. The case forgoes the bulk and measures a barely there 0.35 mm, adding as little weight as possible to your iPhone XS. Available in eight color options, the cases are fully or semitransparent, depending on the color you select. This style allows the phone's natural sleekness to shine through. The Peel Super Thin iPhone XS Case is available on Amazon for $27.
PureGear DualTek Clear Case
The iPhone XS has a pretty amazing design, so why hide it? The DualTek Clear Case from PureGear puts the craftsmanship of your phone front and center. The acrylic case is surrounded by a colored bump that offers shock-absorbing corner protection from drops and falls. It also has an ergonomic grip, making it comfortable to hold while talking and texting. Available with pink, black or blue bumpers, the DualTek Clear Case is $34.99 on Amazon.
Nodus Shell Case II
The Nodus Shell Case II has Italian leather wrapped around a solid core to give it a luxurious feel. The inside is polycarbonate with a microfiber lining that protects your iPhone XS from scrapes, and the case has a lip around the screen that doesn't block the charging port or the speaker. It comes in teal, chestnut brown, gray and black. The back of the case is magnetic, so you can attach it to the small mount (included). The case does not prevent you from using wireless charging.
Smartish Wallet Slayer Case
This case came out as soon as the iPhone XS hit the market. It has a smart design because it can act as a wallet. This superthin iPhone XS case has a pocket that can hold three credit cards. The edges of the case are textured, making it easy grip, and the corners have air pockets to secure your phone from impacts. Wireless charging is still possible with this case. However, you should take all of your credit cards and IDs out of the case when charging your phone. It also comes with a screen protector. The Smartish Wallet Slayer Case is available for $24 on Amazon.
Sketch Matrix Case
The Skech Matrix Case is comparable to the Peel Super Thin iPhone XS case. The superthin case is transparent and can protect your phone from an 8-foot drop. It has an enhanced grip and offers protection around the frame of your phone, and the cutouts allow proper access to all of the buttons. The case contains a UV coating that prevents it from yellowing. The Sketch Matrix case is available on Amazon for $35.