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The Week in iPhone Cases: Speck's dual-layered GammaShell keeps your iPhone armored and ready

This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases also includes a bumper from Case-Mate, wallets from DODOcase and DesignSkin, and a security-centric case from Vysk.

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This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases also includes a bumper from Case-Mate, wallets from DODOcase and DesignSkin, and a security-centric case from Vysk.

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BiteMyApple

Designed for frequent international travelers, the Convoy (iPhone 6; $50) packs extra room for a spare SIM card and a SIM card tray ejector pin.

Made with machined hardwood, this handsome case sports tactile press-through button covers and comes with generous cutouts for all ports and cameras.

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Case-Mate

Looking for simple protection? The Tough Frame (iPhone 6; $13) provides just that: It’s a minimalistic bumper.

The Tough Frame sports a raised bezel and reinforced corners to help prevent damage to your iPhone’s most sensitive areas. It’s available in clear/lime green, clear/olympian blue, clear/pink, or clear/white.

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DesignSkin

The Slider (iPhone 6 Plus; $20) sports an embedded compartment that can hold two credit cards or photo IDs.

The three-layer case features raised edges for lay-flat protection and precise cutouts for all of the iPhone’s ports and buttons; it comes in hot pink, baby pink, black, gold, red, white, lemon yellow, lime, mint, or one of three colorful patterns.

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DODOcase

The Lorna Wallet (iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; $65 to $75) offers a stylish and functional solution that’s much more than just a case.

Available in blue, red, or brown leather, the Lorna Wallet includes pockets for your credit cards and cash, an elastic band closure to keep the cover in place, and a cutout for the iPhone’s back-facing camera.

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Laut

The Un1form (iPhone 6; $35) sports a form-fitting layout, with cutouts for the iPhone’s camera, Lightning port, and volume buttons.

Made with faux leather and soft microfiber, the Un1form features a hard impact-resistant plastic core, comes with an elegant metal logo in the back, and is available in black, red, navy, or beige.

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Sena

Celebrate the Chinese calendar’s year of the sheep with the Lugano Wallet (iPhone 6; $70), which comes emblazoned with a limited-edition emblem of the animal in the back of its handcrafted lambskin shell.

The case includes three slots for credit cards, a microfiber lining, and a stylish gold trim that blends in with the overall design.

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Speck

The multi-layered GammaShell (iPhone 6; $40) sports a foam core that absorbs shocks and a polycarbonate outer shell that offers tough protection from scratches and nicks.

Manufactured in the U.S., the case features a scratch-resistant finish, and comes in black/slate gray or boysenberry purple/shocking pink.

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Vesel

The Metal (iPhone 6; $135) combines aluminum and wood into a protective case that adds minimal weight to your iPhone 6.

The case sports aluminum press-through button covers, cutouts for the iPhone’s Lightning cable and headphone jack, and features raised edges for lay-flat protection both in the front and the back. The Metal comes in frozen titanium gray/black, frozen brilliant silver/white, frozen titanium gray/white, or frozen brilliant silver/black.

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Vysk

If privacy is your top concern, the EP1 (iPhone 5/5S and 6; $90 to $120) comes with a set of proprietary apps that give you a chance to securely organize your photos and send or receive encrypted text messages.

Available in blue or black, the case comes with a rechargeable battery that doubles your iPhone 6’s talking and surfing time, and includes a sliding shutter to protect your camera when you’re not using it.