Selfies without the stick
This week’s roundup of new iPhone cases features the Flip It Nite, which packs a retractable arm that acts as a selfie stick. Plus, your usual assortment of new shells, transparent cases, and more. Read on!
The Silicone Perforated Hybrid Case (iPhone SE; $9.95 MSRP and available on Amazon) is made from a combo of sturdy materials with the goal of preventing damage against scratches and falls. This case also sports a textured back for an improved grip, offers full access to the iPhone’s ports and buttons, and comes in black/white, black, or black/hot pink.
Available in silver, black, or bronze, the iGlaze (iPhone SE, 6/6s, and 6 Plus/6s Plus; $39.95 to $44.95 MSRP and availale on Amazon) keeps your iPhone safe with a slim protective layer that features a laser-cut opening in the back for Apple’s logo.
Manufactured with aluminum and polycarbonate, the case includes cutouts for your Lightning port, headphone jack, and buttons, sports a glare-free camera cutout for halo-free photos and videos, and has a specialized film buffer on its back that keeps dirt and dust at bay.
The Flip It Nite (iPhone 6/6s; $50 MSRP) is a hard-shell case with a built-in kickstand. Available in black or white, the case sports a retractable steel telescopic arm that extends up to 25 inches for all of your selfie needs, and comes with a handy removable Bluetooth remote with which you can snap pictures at a distance.
The case sports a raised edge to prevent scratches to your screen when placed face-down on flat surfaces, and also has a pocket-friendly design that offers a comfortable grip. It comes in black, glacier, rosso corsa, rose, or blueberry.
Pad & Quill
The Bella Fino (iPhone SE; $49.95 MSRP) is an elegant-looking wallet case with plenty of room for photo IDs, credit cards, and cash.
Made with full-grain leather, the case securely holds your iPhone SE in place with a residue-free 3M adhesive, features nylon stitching, and comes in dark or light brown with two interior color options. The Bella Fino is currently available for pre-order, with shipping expected to begin in mid-June.
The Ultra Fit (iPhone SE; $15 MSRP) is a lightweight hard-shell case that’s smooth to the touch and made with non-toxic material. This transparent case is available in a number of non-slip coatings and motifs, each designed to combine grip with a bit of flair.
Made with polycarbonate and aluminum, the case has been tested to withstand drops from up to six feet high, includes an interior rubber layer for extra padding, and is available in blue or purple.