Best Samsung Galaxy S22 cases: get great, stylish protection for your phone

Where to find the best Samsung Galaxy S22 phone cases for high-end protection and style

Samsung Galaxy S22 phone cases
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Earlier this week, the Galaxy Unpacked event launched the new Samsung Galaxy S22 phone range and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 tablet collection. 

The Samsung Galaxy S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra are officially available to pre-order, with many Samsung Galaxy S22 pre-order deals (opens in new tab) promising low contract prices and no upfront costs.

While you wait for your new phone to arrive, it’s a good time to look for a phone case to protect your new device and look stylish at the same time.

Samsung Galaxy S22 phone cases are now available to pre-order from a range of top retailers. To help you find the best case, we’ve narrowed down the greatest phone case manufacturers and the best Samsung Galaxy S22 phone cases available today.

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Samsung Galaxy S22 phone cases

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With so many phone case options on the market, it can be difficult to decide what you want. Ultimately, it depends on how you’re planning to use your phone and if you’re prone to dropping it which will determine your case of choice

If your phone is regularly out on display or you’re a little bit butterfingered, look for a case that has drop protection and shock absorption. Combining a screen protector with a case gives you extra protection and covers your phone from all sides.

Wallet cases are extremely popular, especially if you like to have all your things in one place, like your phone, cards and other essentials. If you prefer to keep your phone in your pocket, investing in a case with added grips on the side will prevent any accidental dropping.

The Samsung Galaxy S22 is available in multiple colours so if you’ve picked green, pink gold, cream, sky blue or violet, choose a clear phone case to show off the phone.

The best Samsung Galaxy S22 cases available today

Gear4 Denali Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Gear4 Denali

Maximum impact protection

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16ft of drop protection
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Ultra slim design
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Wireless charging & 5G compatible

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More expensive than other cases

Starting off strong with the Gear4 Denali (opens in new tab) phone case. The Denali is made with D30 pliable and flexible material which offers the world’s most advanced impact protection. It provides 16ft of drop protection which hardens on impact and eliminates shock. 

Alongside protecting your device, the Denali is ultra slim and lightweight so you can easily pop it into your bag or pocket. It’s also 5G and wireless charging compatible, plus it contains an antimicrobial agent so you don’t have to worry about germs. The Denali is trusted by the military and sports professionals, so you know you’re getting a superior case.

Snakehive Vintage Leather Wallet Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Snakehive Vintage Leather Wallet

Classic handstitched leather folio

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Multifunctional with extra storage
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Top grain nubuck leather
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Snug cushioning for ports & buttons

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Not as shock absorbent as other materials

If you’re more of a wallet case fan, we recommend the Vintage Leather Wallet (opens in new tab) from Snakehive. This case is one of the most stylish options on the market and is made from hand stitched top grain nubuck leather. It’s practical and expertly designed to keep your phone safe while storing your cards and cash at the same time.

The Snakehive Vintage Leather Wallet is available in multiple colours and can be flipped on its side and used as a stand, ideal for video calls or YouTube watching. It also offers great protection and the magnetic strap is super secure.

Mous Limitless 3.0 Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Mous Limitless 3.0

Durable sleek slim design

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Innovative AiroShock technology
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Serious impact protection
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Magnetic mounting

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Pricier than other cases

The Mous Limitless 3.0 phone case (opens in new tab) uses AiroShock technology for serious impact protection without too much bulk. It has a slim and sleek design, available in multiple back panels, including bamboo, walnut (pictured) and speckled fabric. 

Its magnetic AutoAlignPlus technology means it can connect easily to magnetic accessories and allows for magnetic mounting. The Mous Limitless 3.0 for Samsung Galaxy S22 has great functionality and comes with a lifetime warranty.

Olixar ArmourDillo Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Olixar ArmourDillo

Impressive grips and impact design

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Two layered case
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Textured grips for comfort and support
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Portable flip out stand

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Not the prettiest design

The Olixar ArmourDillo (opens in new tab) case is a multifunctional protective case that not only protects your phone from bumps and scratches but is also extremely affordable. At just £9.99, the ArmourDillo is made from TPU polymer on the inside and impact-resistant material on the outside.

The outside of the case has intricate grips and grooves so it’s easy and comfortable to hold on to and takes different amounts of impact in specific places to truly protect your phone. It also comes with a viewing stand built-in and the exoskeleton properly protects the corners and sides of the Samsung Galaxy S22.

Samsung Protective Standing Cover

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Samsung Protective Standing Cover

Samsung's own multifunctional cover

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Drop tested
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Silicone grooves and pattern
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Kickstand for wide angle viewing

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You'll need to pre-order the phone and the case separately so two transcations

Samsung have designed their own covers and accessories (opens in new tab) which are sold separately to the Samsung Galaxy S22 line. These include leather and silicone materials, standing hinges, fabric straps and smart LED display cases.

The Samsung Protective Standing Cover has been drop tested in order to keep your phone safe and protected. Available in white, navy and fresh lavender, the case features long grooves for extra design and shock absorption. The kickstand can prop your phone up at 45 or 60 degrees for great viewing or can detach completely.

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Ringke Fusion X Tough Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Ringke Fusion X Tough

Military grade protective case

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Hybrid 2-part phone case
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Advanced side grips
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Simple slip on design

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Bulkier than other cases

The Ringke Fusion X Tough (opens in new tab) case has military grade drop protection and is made of a 2-part hybrid design. It combines TPU bumper with Polycarbonate backing to give you the best protection possible. The advanced grips on the sides means you can hold it easier and it’s less likely to slip out of your hands when you take it out of bags or pockets.

The Fusion X Tough has a really unique design which is tough, striking and available in black or camo print. The back is crystal clear so you can see the colour of the Samsung Galaxy S22 and the case slips on and off very easily if you like to switch up your cases.

Spigen Liquid Air Samsung Galaxy S22 case

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Spigen Liquid Air Case

Air Cushion technology for all round protection

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Air Cushion protection
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Inner and outer patterns for shock absorption
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Raised bezels

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No colour options: only black or clear

The Spigen Liquid Air Case (opens in new tab) is compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S22 and made from TPU and Air Cushion technology. Both the inside and outside of the case have detailed patterns and engraving to help with shock absorption. The outside also has raised bezels which protects your camera and screen when you lie it on flat surfaces.

The Air Cushion technology means it cups and sticks to the corners of the Samsung Galaxy S22 tightly and easily to prevent any scrapes or scratches. The Spigen store on Amazon have a wide range of Samsung Galaxy S22 cases, depending on your style and protection level.

Bethan Girdler-Maslen
Acting Wellness Editor & Deals Writer

As T3's resident Shopping Expert and Deals Writer, Beth covers deals, discount codes, how to save money and seasonal holidays, including Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Amazon Prime Day, Boxing Day and Easter sales. Alongside her primary focus of deals, Beth is currently Acting Wellness Editor, covering all things sleep, yoga, relaxation and general wellbeing.


Having always been passionate about writing, she’s written for websites, newspapers and magazines on a variety of topics, from jewellery and culture, to food and telecoms. You can find her work across numerous sites, including Wedding Ideas Magazine, Health & Wellbeing, The Bristol Post, Fashion & Style Directory and more. In her spare time, Beth enjoys running, reading, baking and attempting DIY craft projects that will probably end in disaster!