To our surprise, Samsung quietly introduced the rugged version of its flagship just a few days ago and we must admit that we absolutely love it! Yes, we’re talking about the Galaxy S8 Active, a handset with top notch processing power, the same great infinity display and awesome camera, as well as some added protection, for those… well, active users!
Unlike the regular Galaxy S8, the Active ditches the glass on the back and comes with a pretty tough bumper, great in case of some light drops. However, this doesn’t mean that it’s an indestructible phone!
Don’t miss: Best Galaxy S8 wallet cases
We were very curious if there are some cool Samsung Galaxy S8 Active cases available, in order to make this smartphone even tougher and – yes, you guessed it – we’ve come across some great looking models.
Without much further ado, these are the best Samsung Galaxy S8 Active cases you can buy right now:
1. NageBee Heavy Duty Armor Shock Case
First in our top comes a really cool looking case, available in two finishes: camo and full black.
However, there’s no doubt that we’re opting for the camo model, no questions asked!
It has an inner enclosure had shell, constructed from impact-resistant polycarbonate, enforced with shock absorbing silicone, delivering outstanding protection. We can also notice a locking swivel belt clip, which can be used for positioning the phone in various angles, being great for consuming media.
2. LK Luxury Leather Wallet Case
Hey, such a top would be incomplete without a wallet case! Take this model, from LK, for example, featuring multiple slots on the inside, allowing you to carry three credit cards, as well as some cash or documents.
The case provides four corner protection, thanks to the soft TPU inner skin shell and shock absorbent materials.
Finally, it has an automatic magnetic closure, holding the wallet securely and protecting your phone and belongings. You can get one in Brown, Black, Purple or Rose Gold.
3. BornTech Dual Layer Case
The next Samsung Galaxy S8 Active case comes from BornTech and it’s designed to be form-fitting, durable and functional, providing bold looks and protection to the phone.
Thanks to the soft silicone rubber gel inner skin, your Samsung will be safe all the time!
It includes a belt holster, as well as a kickstand, providing different viewing angles, which is great for watching movies or reading, on that beautiful 5.8″ display the phones come with. As for the colors, it comes in three different combinations: Red and Black, Blue and Black, and full Black.
4. MP-Mall Flexible TPU Gel Skin
Specially designed for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, this case features special cutouts, allowing easy access to all buttons, controls and ports.
The shock absorbent and scratch resistant TPU gel it’s made of protects the phone from all bumps and scratches, while maintaining a slim design.
Speaking about the design, the case is a lightweight model, providing a slim and modern look to an already great looking device. The edges are slightly raised, so it’s safe even when placed faced down. You can get this gel skin in Black or fully clear, to enjoy the S8 Active’s design all the time.
5. Mstechcorp Ultra Protective Heavy Duty Case
Wanna make it even more rugged?
Then you should definitely check out one of the most extreme Samsung Galaxy S8 Active cases from our top, coming from Mstechcorp. It’s a dual layered model, featuring a polycarbonate hard shell exterior, as well as a soft silicone interior, great against shocks.
On the back, the case features an 180 rotatable holster belt clip for carrying the phone with ease, as well as a built-in kickstand, for hands-free viewing. Oh, and there are also cutouts, so you can access the ports, buttons, camera and speakers. The case is available just in Black.
6. LK Ultra Thin Silicone Cover
We know, you really like the way your phone looks, but you also want to keep it safe. Don’t worry, we have the solution for you! The folks over at LK are back in our top with the best Samsung Galaxy S8 Active cases with a model featuring an exceptionally slim body!
Despite not adding any weight or bulk to the phone, it’s able to deliver the ultimate protection for your device, against accidental drops and falls.
Being made of tough and flexible TPU, it’s scratch resistant and very easy to clean, also resisting dirt and stains. You can get a fully clear model or, if you prefer a bit of color, opt for Black, Purple or Mint.
7. LK Armor Defender Case
Yup, these guys are so good at making cases that we included one of their models in our top for the third time!
However, this time we’re looking at a pretty bulky model, with a matte finish and two-toned design, as well as geometric patterns and carbon fiber details, everything creating a modern look and feel.
Otherwise, the case is created with two impact resistant layer, made of flexible and shock absorbent materials , while the raised lip of the case offers face down screen protection. Finally, we should also mention the non-slip grip, which makes the phone very comfortable to hold. The case is available in Rose Gold, Blue and Black.
And we’re all done, folks! These are some of the best Samsung Galaxy S8 Active cases you can buy right now. Pretty cool models, huh? Like always, we have a favorite…
Our Pick: MP-Mall Flexible TPU Gel Skin
The S8 Active is a pretty bulky phone, so we picked the case that increases the protection level significantly, but somehow manages to keep a decent profile, in terms of thickness. MP-Mall’s Flexible TPU Gel Skin is exactly what we’re looking for!
But what about you? Which one of these models would you pick and why? Let us know, by dropping a few lines in the comments section below!