While the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are both able to resist water and dust, a case can definitely come in handy – especially if you ever drop the expensive handset. But protection doesn’t have to break the bank. There are a number of different cases available for less than $20. Here are five of our favorites.
i-Blason Armor Box
A nice rugged option, the Armor Box is made with two distinctive layers – a hard shell exterior and a flexible inner core. The front part of the case features a built-in screen protector. Also included is a side mount belt clip holster that can also swivel when needed.
Caseology Vault Series
X-Doria Impact Pro
The Impact Pro doubles up on protection with two distinct layers. Along with a clear material that lines the outside of case to provide grip and drop protection, the inside is made with a shock absorbing polymer to deflect the for of impact away from the phone. A raised front lip protects the screen when placing the phone face down.
The iPhone 7 version is $14.99, and buyers can select from a black, pink, white, or teal version. You can snag the case for the larger handset for the same price and select from a black, pink, or white color.
While Anker is most well-known for its power solutions for iOS devices, the company also has a great line of cases for the new iPhones.
The ToughShell can show off the rear of your iPhone while protecting against drops and other impacts. The case itself is made with material that’s been treated to resist discoloration and fog.
You can select from a clear or smoke color.
Silk Innovation Vault Armor Wallet
Able to fit three credit cards along with cash, Silk Innovation’s Vault Armor Wallet protects entire handset. Specially textured sides help make the case easier to hold. Also included is a scratch-resistant screen protector. Buyers can select from a black, gray, or purple version. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus case is $14.99.