Best rugged smartphone cases for your holiday

Going on a holiday wouldn't be much fun if you aren't carrying some handy accessories to juice it up. To protect expensive phones, travellers often need to carry highly durable cases to shield them from impacts, bruises and drops. However, a number of handy phone cases are now available which, aside from being tough, are waterproof as well and will let you carry your phone with you when you decide to take a dive.

Here's a list of the best phone cases which you must consider before leaving for your summer holiday.


Drop Protection Bundle

If you are worried about your latest handset slipping out of your hands and landing face-down on the cobbled streets of Rome, then this bundle is for you. It includes the Symmetry Series case with its dual-material design to absorb shock and withstand drop and the Alpha Glass screen protector which maintains touchscreen responsiveness whilst protecting your cherished device.


InvisibleShield Glass

InvisibleShield Glass is the next evolution in premium screen protection. Made of high-quality tempered glass, it delivers unprecedented scratch protection for your iPhone while preserving crystal-clear image resolution and precise touchscreen sensitivity.


D30 JumpSuit

Used by Olympic ski teams and the military, D3O is a smart material scientifically proven to deliver superior impact protection through advanced shock absorption. GEAR4’s JumpSuit has a translucent TPU back with a protective layer of D3O® inside. This case looks great with a stand out design that brings the back of your phone to life without adding excess bulk!

Dog & Bone


For Samsung’s newly released waterproof Galaxy S7 Splash Utilises a 2-part design, the barely-there sleek case is an approximate 10 mm slim, yet enjoys a Military certified rating (MILSTD810G) with drop and shock protection up to 4 feet, a bumper for added shock and scratch protection, and a tempered glass screen of the highest impact screen standard (9H) offering protection against drops, smudges and scratches.


Floatable Waterproof Case Dry Bag

Made from premium grade TPU for extreme conditions, it's eco-friendly and easy-to-use with a snap and lock seal for full protection; a fully adjustable lanyard means it goes where you go. Safely protect your keys, credit cards, ID cards, Passport, and Cash in the water. Priced under-£10, the universal size fits all smartphones up to 7 inches (17cm*10cm).


Defence H2O Waterproof Protective Case

Ideal for outdoor pursuits, boating or for the accident prone, The X-Doria Defence H20 protects your iPhone form water, dust and dirt.  The H20 can be immersed in water up to a depth of 2m for up to an hour so is ideal for taking pictures in the pool or whilst snorkelling on your holidays.


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    Guest26th May 2016

    I have compound d30 in my trainers

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