The Week in iPhone and iPad Cases: Dress your iPhone just like a book with Twelve South's protection

  • Extreme GT Aerospace Stainless Steel Case

    MSRP $60.00
    on Amazon
  • Moshi SenseCover iPhone 7

    $124.00 MSRP $44.95
    on Amazon
  • Spigen Valentinus iPhone 7 Case with Foldable Genuine...

    $54.99 MSRP $54.99
    on Amazon
  • Twelve South BookBook for iPhone 7

    $59.99 MSRP $59.99
    on Amazon
  • VRS Design Native Diary Series

    on Amazon
  • X-Doria ClearVue Series

    MSRP $19.95
    on Amazon
  • M-Edge International Folio Power Pro

    $32.50 MSRP $22.65
    on Amazon
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Found a brand new iPhone or iPad under the tree? This week’s roundup of new cases brings you all the latest protective options to keep your precious gift safe all day long.

Extreme GT
IOM Cases

IOM Cases

The Extreme GT (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $60 to $70 MSRP, same on Amazon) combines layers of polycarbonate and stainless steel finished with a wear-resistant coating.

The case has been designed to maximize air flow and prevent scratches with a special raised rim, and comes in several two-tone combinations for the perfect look.

moshi sensecover iphone


The SenseCover (iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 6, 6s, 6 Plus, 6s Plus, 5, 5s, SE; $44.95 to $49.95 MSRP, same on Amazon) sports a handy window cut out that lets you check time, day, alarm, and incoming calls without opening its cover.

The case provides unobstructed access to your ports, and supports hands-free use in landscape orientation. Built with sturdy materials, the SenseCover offers military-grade protection and comes in sahara beige, rose pink, or charcoal black.

CLIC Crystal
Native Union

Native Union

The CLIC Crystal (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $34.99 MSRP) features a transparent backing manufactured with sturdy polycarbonate.

Slim and lightweight, the case features a discrete design and keeps your iPhone safe from drops and falls with its flexible frame. The CLIC Crystal is available in smoke, marine, taupe, or olive.



The Valentinus (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $54.99 to $59.99 MSRP, same on Amazon) lets you keep your favorite credit cards handy at all times with its functional wallet design.

Made with genuine leather, the black or dark brown case includes a cash compartment, a soft microfiber lining, and a snap closure that lets you keep everything secure when not in use.

Evo Aqua


The just announced Evo Aqua (iPhone 7; price unavailable) provides a fully waterproof enclosure for worry-free trips to the beach and gorgeous underwater photos with your iPhone.

The case covers your screen with a touchscreen-compatible glass shield, features advanced drop protection thanks to its impact absorbent materials, and offers crystal clear sound quality.



The BookBook (iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 6, 6s, 6 Plus and 6s Plus; $59.99 MSRP, same on Amazon) protects your iPhone 7 with a stylish enclosure that, as the name suggests, looks like a book when fully closed.

Available in black or brown, the folio case includes four credit card slots, a window pocket for your photo ID, and a cash compartment. It also sports a removable shell for standalone use and can be used as a viewing stand for extra convenience.

Grip Silver


The Grip Silver (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $230 to $260 MSRP) is a leather enclosure with silver accents on each side for an elegant touch.

Available in coal or suela, the case features precise openings for your camera, ports and buttons, and can be customized with different interior colors and three unique metal textures.

Native Diary
VRS Design

VRS Design

Simple and functional, the Native Diary (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $34.99 MSRP, on sale for $20.99) sports a folio layout with room for up to three credit cards and cash inside its cover.

The case features a magnetic clasp to secure it during transportation, comes in three solid colors, black, coffee brown, red, or brown, and includes a complimentary screen protector for a limited time.



The ClearVue (iPhone 7 and 7 Plus; $19.99 MSRP, $12.95 on Amazon) sports a transparent enclosure with a colored bumper for a nice contrast effect.

The case includes metallic button covers, as well as a protruding bezel both in the front and back, and comes in clear, rose/clear, or smoke/clear.

Brief Business


The Brief Business (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $29.99) offers full body protection with its versatile cover.

The lightweight case supports viewing and typing when used as a stand, includes an Apple Pencil holder, and triggers your screen on when opened. It is available in black, blue, or red, with a textured exterior that makes for a comfortable grip, and a soft interior designed to prevent scratches and dents.

Power Pro


The Folio Power Pro (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $79.99 MSRP, $22.65 on Amazon) turns your iPad into a full-fledged workstation thanks to its removable Bluetooth keyboard.

The case supports multiple viewing and typing angles when used as a stand, and its keyboard doubles as a charging station for your iPhone thanks to its powerful 6000 mAh battery.

Story Leather

Story Leather

The Smart (all iPad models; $139.99 MSRP) sports a gorgeous folio layout handmade with patterned leather for a stylish look.

The case is available in a selection of more than fifty colors, is compatible with the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and doubles as a viewing stand in landscape orientation.

Slim Tough G6
Sunrise Hitek

Sunrise Hitek

The Slim Tough G6 (9.7-inch iPad Pro and iPad Air 2; $39 MSRP) features a dual-layer construction with a retractable kickstand for handsfree use.

The case sports a built-in screen shield for extra protection, includes an optional hand strap that can be installed in place of its kickstand, and comes in a variety of bright colors like blue, red, green, yellow, purple, orange, gray, and black.

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