10 Cool Cases To Keep Your Samsung Galaxy Note8 Safe And Stylish

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This past week, Samsung launched its newest phone, the Galaxy Note8. This phone, which is currently available for preorder, has several new features so that both consumers and enterprises can use it – including a bigger, 6.3-inch display, upgraded specs, and an enhanced S-Pen that now has a finer tip and improved pressure sensitivity.

As users place preorders for the newest Galaxy Note, they will need to look for a new case that helps protect the phone. Customers in vertical markets like manufacturing and health care, for instance, may want a ruggedized or specialized case that will help them keep their phone safe during work. Following are 10 cool cases for the Galaxy Note8.

Urban Armor Gear

Urban Armor has launched three new series of cases for the Galaxy Note8 that are designed to protect the phone and keep it durable.

These new cases are drop-tested, feature a "minimalistic" design, and are engineered for smartphone users on the move. The cases are also compatible with Samsung's Infinity Display and wireless charging, with a port to accommodate the Note8's stylus.

The cases range in price from $40 to $60, and feature a rugged design like an armor shell, protective surround screen, and scratch resistant pads.


OtterBox has revealed a lineup of premium cases for the Galaxy Note8. The cases feature an Alpha glass screen protector to guard the curved display from scratches and falls, while the casing itself has the OtterBox Certified Drop+ Protection seal. Otterbox offers three series – the Commuter series, which is a dual-layer case; the Defender series, which has a screenless, multi-layer design to help protect from drops; and the Symmetry series, which is a single-piece, slim and stylish case.

The Otterbox case series for the Note8 range in price from $45 to $60.

Tech Armor

Consumers who don't want a bulky case but want to protect their screen from scratches and dust should check out Tech Armor's case-friendly 3-D curved ballistic screen protector for the Galaxy Note8. The protector's top and bottom edges have been designed to fit most cases for the Note8 and don't interfere with the phone's sensors. The protector is available for pre-sales at $13.

Speck Presidio

As Galaxy Note8 preorders opened, phone case manufacturer Speck revealed its new lineup of Presidio cases for the phone. These cases are slim, have two layers of protection, and have been drop-tested up to three meters.

The three series include the Presidio Clear, which is a clear case with improved clarity; the Presidio Grip, which is designed to help users have a better grip on their phones; and the Presidio Show, a protective clear back and bumper. They are currently available starting at $28.

Lum ion

Lumion recently unveiled its new slim body covers for the Note8. These covers feature a lesser price tag than some other protectors. The Lumion case, which is available on Amazon starting at $15, is a tough rugged back casing for the phone to protect it from falls.

The case offers military-grade-level protection and a dual-layer design for shock absorption. The accessory also has raised lip guards protecting the camera and screen for the phone.


Incipio launched a new range of Galaxy Note8 cases with a variety of purposes, including sporty, protective and cool designs. This accessory lineup includes the Reprieve Sport case, the Beaded Floral case and the Holographic Prisms case.

The cases, which will range in price from $20 to $50, offers two different protection options for the display – including the Plux-RX, which is a self-healing screen protector, and the Plex Plus Shield Edge, which is a tempered glass protector designed to be tougher. Incipio did not say when its cases would go on sale.


Samsung also offers its own in-house lineup of cases for its newest phone. The company unveiled new versions of its existing cases, including the Clear View Standing Cover, the Alcantara Cover, the Keyboard Cover and the Clear Cover. Samsung said its main focus for these covers is to provide protection for the Note8 against drops and scratches. The company did not reveal pricing or availability details for its newest cases.


Ringke, which is best known for its stylish smartphone cover designs, launched a new series for the Note8. This collection is currently available and starts at $10. The Ringke case ranges in design and functionality from the original Onyx case, which is a standard black case offering a protective shield for the phone, to the Wave case, which flaunts a stylish wavy design on the back of the case.


Spigen offers an array of different types of covers for the Galaxy Note8, including the Liquid Crystal case, the Thin Fit case, and the Wallet case with a foldable cover.

These covers range in price starting at $12 on Amazon, and offer a variety of different purposes for those using Samsung's newest smartphone. For instance, Spigen's Slim Armor case has a dual layer design and a built-in card slot holder.


Olixar's cases may have a low price tag, but they offer durable protection for Samsung's Galaxy Note8. The company's FlexiShield case starts at $5.49. The Flexishield is a gel case that's solid black and offers a slim-fitting design for the Note8. The case is made with gel material that gives it a no-slip coating, helping users keep a good grip on their smartphones as they take notes and answer emails. The case also has a raised bezel to prevent the screen from smashing against a surface.