Following Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 11 Pro at its September 2019 event, and many iPhone 11 Pro cases have already become widely available. The iPhone 11 Pro offers some great new features not found in earlier models. Prices for the new iPhone 11 Pro start from $999 and go all the way up to $1,349 with preorders starting from September 13. We know many of you would be interested in getting Apple’s latest iPhone offering so if you are pre-ordering one, you would want to protect your shiny new iPhone 11 Pro with a good-looking case.
Many popular case makers have already put up their designs for sale so that you can have them ready by the time your iPhone 11 lands at your doorstep on September 20. Here are 8 of the best iPhone 11 Pro cases you can buy in 2019.
1. X-Doria Defense Shield
For a phone as capable and versatile as the iPhone 11 Pro, you need a case that is equally up to the task. The X-Doria Defense Shield offers a MIL-810G tested body that can survive drops from up to 10 ft height. It does not feature a built-in screen protector but still offers a raised hump for both the screen and camera. The sturdy polycarbonate outer shell has air pockets inside for absorbing shock upon impact.
The X-Doria Defense Shield is also compatible with the iPhone 11 Pro’s wireless charging system and offers a clear polycarbonate back shell. The entire case is a single piece so there’s no need to worry about screws and joints. Overall, the X-Doria Defense Shield makes for a great iPhone 11 Pro case and definitely deserves consideration.
2. Smartish iPhone 11 Pro Slim Case
The Smartish iPhone 11 Pro Slim Case offers an excellent grip to prevent your iPhone 11 Pro from slipping. The case is very lightweight and you’ll barely notice the weight increase. Despite the low weight, it is very durable and can survive a lot of drops. A good aspect of the case is that it supports the iPhone 11 Pro’s wireless charging and the overall aesthetics are so minimal that you’ll hardly notice the presence of the case.
3. Vapesoon Shockproof iPhone 11 Pro Case
The Vapesoon Shockproof case is a great choice for your new iPhone 11 Pro. It fits the body of the iPhone 11 Pro perfectly and can be installed and removed with minimal fuss. The case features a built-in screen protector in the polycarbonate front case. The screen protector works well and does not hinder the touch response or the beautiful Super Retina display is anyway. The case has also passed the MIL-810G standard for shock resistance so you need not worry if your precious new phone somehow drops on concrete.
The Vapesoon case also comes with wireless charging support so you need not take off the case while putting the iPhone 11 Pro on a wireless charger. Raised screen and camera edges prevent them from coming in contact with rough surfaces. Overall, this is one of the best iPhone 11 Pro cases that ticks every box.
4. Spigen Ultra Hybrid
An ideal iPhone 11 Pro case is one that does not come in way of the phone’s aesthetics yet offers enough protection. The Spigen Ultra Hybrid is one such case. The case is so clear that you’ll have to check for yourself if it actually exists. Spigen has trimmed the case very close to the body of the phone. However, it is still very easy to install and remove. The buttons offer good feedback and do not strain your fingers. The cutouts are made exactly to the iPhone 11 Pro’s specifications so the case feels part of the product itself and not some extra addon.
The case offers raised edges for the screen and camera along with support for wireless charging. Although, it does not carry the MIL-810G certification like some of the others in this list, the Spigen Ultra Hybrid is one of the most transparent cases you can find for the iPhone 11 Pro.
5. Spigen Rugged Armor
If you need more protection than what the Spigen Ultra Hybrid offers, consider the Spigen Rugged Armor. The Spigen Rugged Armor offers a resilient shock absorption carbon fiber design that is lightweight yet is highly shock resistant. The case does not add too much of girth to the phone and is very ergonomic to use. The raised screen and camera humps offer extra protection.
The case is trimmed to fit exactly the contours of the iPhone 11 Pro and is easy to install and remove. The back is made of polycarbonate but is very flexible and can take quite a good impact. There are also inner air pockets to shield the phone during the drop. Support for wireless charging means you don’t have to remove the case to charge your phone making this a worthy consideration for your new iPhone 11 Pro.
6. Smartish iPhone 11 Pro Crossbody Case
Here’s an iPhone 11 Pro case that will surely impress the ladies. The Smartish Crossbody Case comes with a holder that can accommodate up to five cards and some cash. This case is perfect for those who don’t have pockets as it comes with a detachable and adjustable crossbody strap. You can also strap the case to your wrist and dance away without having to worry about your brand new iPhone 11 Pro falling off. What’s more, you also get a lipgloss loop for conveniently strapping your lipstick so you’re always ready for the occassion.
7. OtterBox Commuter Series
OtterBox cases are well-known among smartphone and tablet buyers. The new Commuter Series offers an updated design that caters to the aesthetics of the iPhone 11 Pro. The case does not come with a screen protector but features raised edges to prevent scratches and damage to the screen and camera. The case also features a hard outer shell and a soft inner shell that can take impacts while still offering the necessary cutouts for ports and speakers. Despite its protective features, the OtterBox Commuter Series is thin and lightweight. Combine that with OtterBox’s limited lifetime warranty and you have a case that is worthy of every iPhone 11 Pro purchase.
8. Spigen Tough Armor
The Spigen Tough Armor is one of the toughest cases you can find for the iPhone 11 Pro. It uses a combination of TPU and polycarbonate construction for added ruggedness and strength. There is no built-in screen protector, but the case sports raised edges to protect the camera and the screen from impact. Despite all its toughness, the Spigen Tough Armor adds just 0.15 inches of depth so you won’t notice any heft while using it. The buttons are tactile and highly responsible as well. The case features precise cutouts for the Lighting port and speakers.
The inner part of the case provides a multi-layered shock resistance and the case is MIL-810G certified to withstand significant impacts. There is also support for the iPhone 11 Pro’s wireless charging. The included kickstand is durable and allows you to sit back and enjoy movie content on your iPhone 11 Pro’s gorgeous Super Retina display. With availability in multiple colors including Gunmetal, Black, Rose Gold, and Satin Silver, the Spigen Tough Armor is one of the best iPhone 11 Pro cases you can find in the market.
Those were our thoughts on the best iPhone 11 Pro cases. The iPhone 11 Pro is sturdy enough but is also very fragile and can shatter in one drop. Using a good case goes a long way in protecting your investment.