The Galaxy S21 FE went on sale on January 11 and at $699 it’s pretty good value if you’re looking for a device from Samsung’s stable. It has a larger screen and battery than the Galaxy S21 and is also a significant improvement over its predecessor, the Galaxy S20 FE, as it makes few compromises.
So if you’ve recently bought one or are planning to get one, you should definitely consider a case, and to help you choose, here are the top case options to consider for the Galaxy S21 FE .
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE
Samsung’s latest fan edition offers a robust hardware package that includes a 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888 and a triple camera array capable of capturing great shots.
Our top picks
SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro
The Unicorn Beetle Pro by SUPCASE features a design made up of a selection of different materials. It combines a TPU layer with polycarbonate components to give you a case that ensures your Galaxy S21 FE is protected from simple bumps and heavy drops. The built-in screen protector also protects the front glass from scratches or scrapes caused by accidents.
If you’re looking for that “little extra factor”, the UB Pro also has a kickstand built into the rear frame and comes with a rotating holster attachment. There’s also a flap to protect the USB-C port from pocket lint and other debris.
SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Pro
The best option
Unicorn Beetle Pro by SUPCASE ensures your Galaxy S21 FE stays secure even in the harshest environments. It features an integrated screen protector that offers unimpeded functionality for the optical fingerprint scanner and a kickstand that makes propping your phone up comfortably. It also offers 20-foot drop protection.
The Ringke Onyx Case is an accessory to choose if you’re looking for rugged protection without spending too much and appreciate the convenience that wrist straps offer. The case uses TPU with different textures throughout the design to ensure maximum grip.
The back features a granular texture that resists fingerprints and prevents slipping, while the sides feature circular embossing to improve phone grip. On the sides you’ll also find what Ringke calls its QuikCatch lanyard holes, where you can attach hand straps or neck straps.
Ringke Onyx is available in three colors: black, purple and dark green.
Features a grippy texture
The Ringke Onyx is a TPU case with a textured back that prevents your phone from slipping off smooth surfaces and attracting fingerprints. The embossed texture on the sides further improves the grip of the device. It also features lanyard holes for attaching hand or neck straps.
The Caseology Vault is a rugged case that offers military-grade protection without adding bulk to your smartphone. Its manufacturer markets it as built to protect your phone’s vulnerable corners, and we wouldn’t doubt its functionality.
The accessory also features detailed cutouts, meaning you have access to every port and mic on your phone, and its tactile buttons mean no presses appear squishy. The Vault is also compatible with wireless and reverse wireless charging.
Caseology Vault is available in two colors, matte black and sage green.
Military grade protection
The Caseology Vault is a shockproof TPU case that protects your phone from the occasional bump or drop without adding too much weight. It features detailed cutouts and tactile buttons. The case is also compatible with wireless charging.
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Samsung silicone case with strap
The Samsung Silicone Cover with Strap is what it reads! It’s a simple silicone case that protects the edge of your phone and its front with a slight lip, while there’s an elastic band on the back that you can slide your fingers under to improve the phone’s grip.
Samsung’s silicone strap case comes in two colors, navy and white, and can be customized with different straps.
The case features a matte texture that makes it feel soft to the touch, and its design, which fully covers the back and leaves holes for the camera lenses, also means you’re less likely to scratch the Galaxy S21 FE’s plastic back .
Galaxy 21 FE 5G silicone case with strap
Samsung’s silicone strap case is perfect for S21 FE users looking for a soft case with the ability to easily handle their phone.
Fallology Nano Pop
The Caseology Nano Pop for the Galaxy S21 FE is the silicone case to choose if you’re a buyer looking for more color or enjoy color-coordinated accessories. The Nano Pop, particularly its two-tone Light Violet and Black Sesame colorways, are perfect complements to the Lavender and Graphite S21 FE, respectively.
The two-tone case also offers military-grade protection like the previously listed Vault and is compatible with wireless charging. Its design is also similar to work seamlessly with most Galaxy S21 FE screen protectors.
The Caseology Nano Pop is available in three color combinations: Blue-Yellow, Black-Grey and Purple-Lavender
Fallology Nano Pop
A splash of colour
The Caseology Nano Pop has a two-tone color scheme that can add a nice dynamic to the look of your phone. It is available in three colors that complement each shade of the S21 FE.
Spigen Thin Fit case
Spigen’s Thin Fit Case uses a combination of TPU and polycarbonate to give you a lightweight yet highly durable accessory. It uses the OEM’s Air Cushion Technology to provide extra protection from impacts, and the matte coating ensures the case feels great when in your hands. The Thin Fit also features tactile buttons to ensure interaction is easy and always offers great feedback.
The Spigen Thin Fit Case for the Galaxy S21 FE is only available in black
Spigen Thin Fit case
Spigen’s Thin Fit Case for the Galaxy S21 FE is perfect if you’re looking for a lightweight case that gives your phone an understated look.
Caseology Parallax features a dual-layer bumper design that gives your Galaxy S21 FE military-grade protection and protects it from most drops. The textured back ensures the case feels secure in your hands, and the raised bezels ensure the screen stays protected from scratches and scuffs.
The accessory is designed to be compatible with third-party wireless chargers and screen protectors.
Caseology Parallax is available in three colors: black, pink and blue.
With 3D pattern
The Caseology Parallax is a rugged protection option that implements a two-layer design, one TPU and another polycarbonate, to keep your phone safe.
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Samsung SView cover
The Samsung S View Cover is one of the most stylish case options for the Galaxy S21 FE. The main selling point is the additional ability to take on certain functions on your phone when part of the screen is covered and protected.
The accessory basically comes in two parts, first is the inner case/plastic case that your phone rests in. And second is the outer shell, which consists of the faux leather back panel and the front flap.
The S View Cover is available in four colors: black, lavender, olive and white.
Galaxy S21 FE S View Cover
Flip cover aesthetic
The Samsung S View Cover features a beautiful wraparound design that protects your phone from scratches and protects it from falls. The front cutout works with the device to provide a convenient interface to control your music, calls or alarms without having to open the flip.
i Blason Cosmo
Last on this list is the i-Blason Cosmo, which gives your Galaxy S21 FE a high level of protection without the design of other phone cases that aim to offer rugged protection. The i-Blason Cosmo implements a TPU frame that increases impact resistance in falls from up to 10 feet, while its stylish back gives a unique look. The case also comes with a built-in screen protector.
i Blason Cosmo
Stylish and protective
The i-Blason Cosmo is the perfect case if you’re looking for something with a stylish look that doesn’t compromise device protection. It has an integrated screen protector that protects your phone from scratches, while its TPU structure protects against drops and bumps.
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