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There are many protective cases available for Apple's iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max. Here are our top picks from what's on the market.
Apple's annual September launch event saw the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max get some serious upgrades, and the pair is set to be the most popular of the four iPhones the company introduced. Now that everyone's getting their device orders, it would be a great time to acquire a case to protect it.
Our roundup of cases covers a number of different user needs, from utility items like a built-in kickstand to fashionable or ecological choices like the use of recycled materials or leather. Protection is also a key area, with many helping to fend off knocks and drops.
While this list isn't exhaustive, it does serve as a great starting point for whatever style of case you actually want to get for your iPhone.
Pearl Tort MagSafe Compatible iPhone case by Sonix
The Pearl Tort case features a shimmery pearl finish in a tort design and is eco-friendly and biodegradable.
It boasts antimicrobial properties, a raised bumper to keep your screen scratch-free, and 10-foot drop protection.
Terrazzo Magsafe Compatible iPhone Case by Sonix
Featuring a trendy Terrazzo print, the Terrazzo iPhone case has white, pink, and navy flecks in a sleek, lightweight design.
It features antimicrobial properties, a raised bumper to keep your screen scratch-free, and 10-foot drop protection. It's also eco-friendly and biodegradable.
The Terrazzo iPhone case is available for the iPhone 14 Pro and the iPhone 14 Pro Max, and can be purchased for $40 from Sonix.
Modern Leather Folio by Nomad
Designed to help you leave your wallet at home, Nomad's Modern Leather Folio boasts three card slots and one cash slot.
It features 10-foot drop protection, double lanyard attachment points, and is MagSafe compatible.
The Modern Leather Folio is available in brown or black, and can be purchased in leather for $59.95 or in Horween leather for $79.95.
Modern Leather case by Nomad
Simple and stylish, the Nomad Modern Leather case boasts 10-foot drop protection, dual lanyard attachment points, and is MagSafe compatible.
Available in both black and brown, the Modern Leather Case can be purchased in leather for $49.95, or in Horween leather for $69.95.
Full Leather Case by Mujjo
Wrapped in vegetable-tanned leather that ages beautifully, Mujjo's Full Leather Case is designed for those who love leather.
It is a sleek, minimalist case that is MagSafe compatible and boasts bezels around the edge of the screen and the camera bump.
You can snag your own Full Leather Case for $54, and it comes in your choice of tan, black or Monaco blue.
Full Leather Wallet Case by Mujjo
Mujjo's Full Leather Wallet Case is perfect for those who like to consolidate their everyday carry.
The leather card pocket holds 2-3 cards, and the vegetable-tanned leather ages beautifully over time. This case is MagSafe compatible.
The Full Leather Wallet Case is available in tan, black or Monaco blue for $54.
MagSafe Disc Case by Nimble
Crafted from recycled compact disks, the MagSafe Disc Case is a slim clear case designed to show off your new phone.
It's scratch resistant and features 10-foot certified drop protection.
The Disc Case is available for the iPhone 14 lineup and costs $44.95.
Custom Phone Case by Casetify
For those who love to pick what matters most to them, you can't beat Casetify's custom case builder.
It allows customers to pick the level of protection, color, and MagSafe capabilities. Customers can even add their name or initials to the back of their case.
You can design your own case with Casetify's custom case builder, with case prices starting at $72. Coupon code 15relax knocks 15% off sitewide, bringing the starting price down to $61.20.
Good Day Skies by Casetify
This Vaporwave-inspired case features a cloudy background and trippy text.
Like most cases offered by Casetify, you can choose the features you want, including color, level of protection, and MagSafe compatibility.
You can customize your own on Casetify's website, and prices start at $72. You can save 15%, though, with coupon code 15relax.
iPhone 14 Pro Max Case by Totallee
This is the case for those who want to keep their phone scratch free but don't want a bulky case ruining its aesthetics.
Its slim design is MagSafe compatible, features no branding or logos, and has a raised lip around the camera to protect it from scratches.
You can grab an iPhone 14 Pro Max Case from Totallee on Amazon for $39.
Geo Armor 360 Case by Spigen
For those who want complete 360-degree protection, Spigen's iPhone 14 Pro Max Case Geo Armor 360 is a safe bet.
It features a two-part case that encompasses both the front and back of your phone. It's also MagSafe compatible.
You can pick up your own for $69.99 from Spigen.
Liquid Crystal Glitter Case by Spigen
This is a soft TPU case designed to keep your iPhone scratch-free while offering a bit of glitz and glam.
The Liquid Crystal Glitter case is also infused with blue resin, designed to prevent yellowing over time.
The Liquid Crystal Glitter case is available from Spigen on Amazon for $14.99.
Cecile Mag White Daisy by Cyrill
This cute, crystal-clear case features a daisy print and a phone strap hole, perfect for showing off your favorite phone charm or lanyard. It's also MagSafe compatible.
You can pick up a Cecile Mag White Daisy Case from Cyrill on Amazon for $28.99.
Classic Charm Mag Black by Cyrill
Go hands-free with the MagSafe-compatible Classic Charm case from Cyrill.
It features an adjustable black, faux-leather strap with gold detailing, perfect for slinging over your shoulder or wrist.
The Classic Charm case is available in black, and can be purchased from Cyrill on Amazon for $29.99.
MagClap Hybrid Case built with Kevlar by Benks
Crafted with Kevlar, this minimalist case offers superior protection without added bulk.
The texture helps you grip the case and hides fingerprints, and the raised edges protect your screen and camera from scratches.
The MagClap Hybrid Case built with Kevlar is available from Benks and costs $39.99.
Biliz Cooling Case by Benks
Designed for the iPhone Gamer, the Biliz Cooling Case is a MagSafe-compatible case that helps cool down your iPhone while gaming.
It features shock-resistant bumpers and helps move airflow around your iPhone to cool it up to 4 degrees.
The Biliz Cooling Case costs $34.99 and is available from Benks.
iPhone 14 Pro Max Classic Hybrid Protection Bundle by ESR
Protect your new iPhone on all fronts with the iPhone 14 Pro Max Classic Hybrid Protection Bundle from ESR.
It features a lightweight MagSafe-compatible case and a 2-pack of screen protectors.
The Hybrid Protection Bundle is available in clear or black and costs $42.49.
iPhone 14 Pro Max Project Zero Clear Case
For those who want basic protection while celebrating the iPhone's aesthetics, the Project Zero Clear Case is your best bet.
Air-Guard corners help protect your iPhone from drops and bumps, and the raised edges help keep your camera and screen scratch free.
You can head to ESR's site to pick up your own Project Zero Clear Case for $19.99.
Anello Leather Lanyard Case by Alto
Go hands-free with Alto's Anello Leather Lanyard Case.
It features five-foot drop protection, a built-in lanyard, and the contrasting leathers patina with use.
The Anello Leather Lanyard Case is available for preorder from Alto for $79.95.
Clop Leather Case by Alto
The Clop Leather case is a gorgeous, simple leather case for those who love the look of leather.
It features five-foot drop protection, protective raised bevels, and is MagSafe compatible.
Snag your own Clop Leather Case for $64.95.
GemShell Ombre Case by Speck
A classic Speck case with a new twist of color, the GemShell Ombre boasts 8-foot drop protection and Microban antimicrobial protection.
The GemShell Ombre Case is available in Amethyst Purple or Digital Pink and costs $24.95.
Presidio Perfect Clear Case by Speck
This crystal clear case features 13-foot drop protection and textured sides for improved grip.
It also has Microban antimicrobial protection, helping prevent bacterial growth on your iPhone.
Snag your own Presidio Perfect Clear case from Speck for $39.95.
Defender Series Pro XT by Otterbox
A two-piece case designed to keep dirt and debris out of your ports, the Defender Series is perfect for those who need extra protection for their phone.
It features antimicrobial properties, raised edges to protect the camera and screen, and a lanyard attachment point.
The Defender Series Pro XT is available in black, clear, pink, ocean blue, and lavender, and costs $69.95.
Symmetry Series+ Antimicrobial by Otterbox
The Symmetry Series+ is a slim, minimalist case available in a wide range of colors to fit your aesthetic.
It boasts antimicrobial properties, raised edges to protect the camera and screen, and is MagSafe compatible.
You can pick up a Symmetry Series+ Antimicrobial case from Otterbox for $49.95 (save 10% with coupon code OTTER10).
Split Wood Fibre by Atom Studios
Split Wood Fibre is a dual-material case — the top is made of aluminum, while the lower half is made of wood fibre.
It features built-in magnets that are 50% thicker than most others, ensuring a great connection with MagSafe accessories.
The Split Wood Fibre case is available in Atom Green and Ink Blue and is priced at $47.99.
Split Clear Case by Atom Studios
The Slim Clear Case features 10-foot drop protection and a slim profile and is crafted from recycled plastic.
It boasts built-in magnets that are 50% thicker than most others, ensuring a great connection with MagSafe accessories.
You can pick up your own Slim Clear Case from Atom Studios' website for $44.99.
BookBook by Twelve South
As the name suggests, the BookBook looks like an old leather-bound book from the side, giving it an unusual appearance. Clad in premium leather, the wallet-style case is fully removable, held in place with magnets that play nice with both MagSafe charging and other MagSafe accessories.
The front cover also functions as a wallet with space for cards, cash, and an ID. The back cover has a cutout for the camera bump, as well as a fold-out flap that functions as a stand.
The BookBook for iPhone is available for both iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, and is available for preorder for $69.99. Orders are expected to start shipping from late October to early November.
SurfacePad by Twelve South
A slim leather cover, the SurfacePad for iPhone protects the front and back of the iPhone 14 Pro. Made from Napa leather, the minimal cover sticks to the rear of the iPhone using a reusable adhesive, one that doesn't leave any sticky residue on the device.
The back has a camera bump cutout in one corner, with the back thin enough to allow MagSafe charging to function. The front cover includes two card slots as a form of slimline wallet.
The SurfacePad for iPhone is available for both iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, and costs $49.99.
Leather Case for iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max by Woolnut
The Woolnut Leather Case is made from full-grain leather from Scandinavia, with TPU sidewalls for protection and a soft microfiber lining. The side walls extend slightly to protect the front screen and camera from scratches when laid on a surface, while the side and volume buttons are made of aluminum for a tactile feel.
The case is MagSafe compatible with a built-in magnet array, so it works with both MagSafe accessories and chargers.
Available in four colors, the Woolnut Leather Case for both iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max costs 44.25 euro ($42.48) with a 10% preorder discount. Orders will start shipping in late September.
Limitless 5.0 MagSafe Compatible Walnut Phone Case by Mous
Boasting high levels of protection with the use of ultra-rigid materials, AiroShock cushioning, and defensive features including raised edges, the Limitless 5.0 is a case that stylishly protects your iPhone.
Employing N45 neodymium magnets, it is compatible with MagSafe accessories. Mous also offers a wide variety of backplane choices, including wood such as walnut, aramid fiber, and fabric.
Available for both the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, the Limitless 5.0 case is priced at $59.99.
Evolution IntraLock Phone Case by Mous
Made for more active lifestyles, the Evolution IntraLock Phone Case boasts the same rigid materials and protective AiroShock lining as other cases in the Mous range, so it can handle knocks and bumps with ease.
The unique feature of the MagSafe-compatible case is the use of an IntraLock mechanism, which combines magnets and mechanical elements to attach the case to other accessories, such as a bicycle mount. After being mounted securely in place, a button press can release the case from its mount.
Available for both the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, the Evolution IntraLock case is priced at $54.99. Accessories including a bike mount and other adapters are also available.
Moment Case for iPhone 14 by Moment
The Moment Case is a MagSafe-compatible case that uses an (M)Force magnet array, which is compatible with the company's complete range of Moment Mounts. The Pro models benefit from a new front-mounting snap feature for mounting Moment's CineClear Protection Filter and 67mm Filter Adapter from the front.
The case itself is made of a blend of grippy TPU, allowing it to be thin and rugged, and able to support 6-foot drops. There's also a wrist strap attachment, to help prevent you from dropping the iPhone when trying to get the perfect photograph.
On preorder, the Moment Case for the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max costs $49.99.
Everyday Case by Peak Design
A slimline iPhone case combining a rubberized bumper and nylon canvas shell, the Peak Design Everyday Case offers many ways to hold onto the device. There's a built-in finger loop on the back that lays flat when not in use, as well as a pair of mounting points for Peak Design Anchors.
While it can work with MagSafe accessories, the case also has a proprietary magnetic-mechanical lock built-in, allowing it to connect quickly and securely to all Peak Design Mobile mounts, chargers, and accessories.
Offered for both the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, the Peak Design Everyday Case is available to preorder for $35.95.
CrashGuard NX and GRIPMAX by Rhinoshield
CrashGuard NX is a customizable bumper case that has a changeable rim and buttons. Mix and match colors for a unique style for $24.99.
It has drop protection up to 11 feet. Since this is a bumper case, the iPhone back is exposed and works with MagSafe.
The frame is compatible with Mod NX backplates too, which means the rim can be removed and a backplate installed to switch between case types.
The GRIPMAX MagSafe attachment adds a retractable grip to slide your fingers into. It can be customized with different designs and costs from $17.99.
Pela eco-friendly iPhone 14 Pro cases
Plea makes compostable phone cases from bioplastic elastomer and flax straw materials. The cases have a soft, flexible feel while remaining grippy.
These cases are eco-friendly and work with MagSafe.
There are multiple designs available for the Pela cases. The Powder Blue Rockies case shows a mountain range on a blue case backdrop for $69.95. The Black Scorpio case shows a red scorpion tarot card design on a black backdrop for $69.95.
vArmor iPhone 14 Pro Max Holster Case by Vena
The vArmor Holster Case has a detachable belt clip with swivel holster. It makes it simple to attach or remove your iPhone from a belt when using this heavy-duty case.
The case is designed to withstand up to 26 drops from four feet high. The corner guard technology dissipates force from a drop throughout the case.
Get the vArmor Holster Case for iPhone 14 Pro Max for $49.99.
vCommute Pro iPhone 14 Pro Max Wallet Case by Vena
The vCommute Pro comes with a removable MagSafe Wallet integrated into the back of the case. The wallet can be used independent of the case since it attaches via MagSafe.
The case offers military-grade drop protection with up to 26 drops from four feet high. Remove the wallet to use other MagSafe accessories with the case.
Buy the vCommute Pro for $59.99.
Crystal Palace for iPhone 14 Pro Max by Zagg
The Crystal Palace is a clear case by Zag that offers 13-foot drop protection using D3O Crystalex material. It is not MagSafe compatible, but will work with wireless charging pads.
The antimicrobial case has a slim design and is made with recycled materials. Get it for $39.99.
Havana Snap for iPhone 14 Pro Max by Zagg
The Havana Snap is a MagSafe compatible case made with D3O material. The slim case offers ten-foot drop protection and has reinforced edges.
It has an antimicrobial treatment and is made with recycled materials. Get it in black or blue for $39.99.
Soap Bubble iPhone 14 Pro Max case by Case Mate
The Soap Bubble case is a transparent case with a soap bubble effect. The reflection will vary with iPhone color and room lighting.
This protective case is MagSafe compatible and made with recycled materials. Get it for $31.49 on Amazon when you clip the 10% coupon.
Pelican Ranger for iPhone 14 Pro Max by Case Mate
The Pelican Ranger is a minimalist case with MagSafe compatibility. It offers 15-foot drop protection and is made from scratch-resistant material.
It has an antimicrobial coating and a raised lip around the camera bump. The all-black case is available for $29.99 from Case-Mate on Amazon.