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These are the best Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro cases to buy in 2022

These are the best Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro cases to buy in 2022

The Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro are two of the best flagship smartphones Google has ever produced. Both phones come with the company’s in-house Tensor chip and brand-new camera hardware. If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on the Pixel 6 or Pixel 6 Pro, we urge you to check out the best Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro deals before buying the phone. If you’ve already placed your order, you might want to get a case to protect your brand-new phone. Both the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro have glass backs so it’s wise to protect the phones with a good case. Here are some of the best Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro cases that you can buy across various categories.

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From thin and light cases to rugged cases or even cases that can replace your wallet, we’ve got them all covered. The Pixel 6 Pro comes in a variety of beautiful colors so if you want to protect your phone while showing off those colors, you can pick up a clear case too. We’ve divided the list into multiple categories to make it easier to find the right kind of case for you. We will be adding more case options to each category once they’re available.

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Top cases for the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro

There is no shortage of amazing cases for the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, but if we had to choose, these would be our top picks.

    Slim and form-fitting

    If you like using thin phones, then the last thing you’d want is to buy a bulky case that makes it chunky. Spigen’s Liquid Air Armor has you covered with this sleek case that combines hard and soft materials to make for a flexible, lightweight case that protects the important bits — the screen, the corners, and the camera module.

    Built-in screen protector

    If you're looking for a case that will give you the best protection even against harsh drops, the Unicorn Beetle Pro from Supcase is something you must consider. This case even has a built-in screen protector, a belt holster, and even a kickstand with the help of which you can enjoy hands-free media consumption.

    Flexible design

    Caseology’s Parallax features a nice hexagonal pattern texture for added grip and a rubber bumper that wraps around the volume buttons and power button nicely. Yet it’s slim and lightweight and will ensure your phone survives a drop or two — or three.

Many of us here at XDA like the Spigen Liquid Air case as it offers a good level of protection without adding extra bulk. The Supcase Unicorn Beetle Pro is for those who want the ultimate all-around protection while the Caseology Parallax is a stylish-looking case that provides military-grade drop protection.

Best clear cases for the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Clear cases are generally silicone cases that are best used if you want to show your phone off while still protecting it. Some silicone cases are pretty flexible, while some adopt some rigidity in their build. Some cases even have extra reinforcement on the borders and the corners, so browse through your options below

    Clear and protective

    If you're looking for a thin and light case that's also clear and protective, the RIngke Fusion fits the bill perfectly. The Pixel 6 series comes in a variety of beautiful colors and this case shows them off really well.

    Hybrid design

    Spigen’s Ultra Hybrid combines both hard PC (polycarbonate) and soft TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) to provide great protection for your Pixel 6 and 6 Pro. Raised bezels protect the phone’s screen and camera lenses from touching the surface when you put the phone face up or down on a table.

    Smoky finish

    This case from Crave is for those who want a clear case with a slight smoky finish. It gives the case a nice dark look which is a great fit if you have the black color of the phone.

    Matte clear case

    If you're not a fan of glossy clear cases that attract a ton of fingerprints and tend to get yellow over time, this matte case from Ghostek is a great alternative. It offers a good amount of protection and shows off the color of your phone in a subtle manner.

    Reinforced corners

    This is a clear case that's quite thin but has reinforced corners for added protection. if you want to show off your phone but also drop it often, the bumpers on the corners might come in handy.

This is a different kind of clear case that has thick bumpers on the corners to protect the device in case you drop it. It’s completely transparent too show it will show off the actual color of your phone.


Best thin cases for the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Thin cases are cases recommended to people who do not want to add too much bulk to their existing device. These are meant to be minimal in their existence, offering some protection against the elements and also complementing your style quotient.

    Basic protection

    Spigen is one of the most reputed case manufacturers and the quality of their cases are generally very good. The Spigen thin fit case is quite slim like the name would suggest and gives you bare minimum protection against scratches. You cannot expect the case to protect the phone against drops, though.

    Minimalistic

    This case uses liquid silicone for that soft to the touch feel. While not as protective as other cases listed here, it's one of the slimmest and lightest cases possible while still wrapping the entire phone.

    Carbon fiber design

    Some people don't prefer using a case because it adds a lot of bulk to the phone. However, a thin case like this can provide some basic protection while improving the look and feel of your phone. Here's a carbon fiber case that looks stealthy and doesn't add any sort of bulk.

Best rugged cases for Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Rugged cases are exactly what they sound like — they are bulky and are expected to be able to handle a fall or two with minimal damage reaching your phone. While it is difficult to completely guarantee no damage at all, a rugged case minimizes the probability of damage as well as the extent of the damage. So while these cases may not be the best looking, they do serve their purpose very well.

    Solid all-around protection

    If you're looking for a case that will give you the best protection even against harsh drops, the Unicorn Beetle Pro from Supcase is something you must consider. This is the version without a built-in screen protector.

    Air cushion technology

    Spigen's Tough Armor provides overall protection against drops, bumps, scratches -- whatever you throw at it. It has air cushions on the inside that provide a good amount of protection during falls.

    Dual-layer design

    If you're looking for a protective case that looks simple and sober but also provides a good amount of protection, this case from Tudia might just be the perfect fit for you. It's a dual-layer case so if you drop your phone often, you can feel safe with this case.

Best kickstand cases for Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

If you watch a lot of content on your phone, your hands may start to feel tired after a while if you hold the phone in your hand for an extended duration. That’s where kickstand cases come in. If you have a kickstand at the back of your case, you can rest your phone on a table or any surface while you continue to enjoy your content. Here are some of the best Pixel 6 Pro cases that have a built-in kickstand.

    Dual-layer design

    Here's a rugged case with ultimate protection for the phone that also has a kickstand built right onto the back

    Shockproof

    This is a rugged case with extreme protection that also happens to have a kickstand built-in. It's thick and bulky though so it's going to adda considerable amount of weight to the phone.

    Shockproof

    This is an all-in-one solution that can protect your phone from all possible angles. It's a rugged case so the edges and the back are protected. There's a free screen protector to guard the display. And then, of course, you get an integrated kickstand at the back.

    Built-in kickstand

    This case is transparent which means you can show off your gorgeous Pixel 6 colors while also having grippy sides. The back has a foldable kickstand that you can use to rest the phone on a table while watching videos or movies

Best wallet cases for Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Wallet cases extend the functionality of your phone case by allowing you to store cards, cash, or just about anything you might need on a regular basis. It eliminates the need to carry an additional wallet and makes your phone an all-in-one tool. Here are some of the best wallet cases for the Pixel 6 Pro.

    Sliding window

    The Spigen Slim Armor CS not only protects your smartphone with little-added bulk, but it has a card holder too. It can hold up two cards with ease.

    Magnetic flap

    This is a simple fabric folio case that can store a few cards and some cash. It comes with a magnetic flap to prevent the case from opening accidentally.

    Store up to four cards

    You can store up to four cards in this case from VRS Design and it even has a nice slide-out mechanism to reach those cards. Protection is also ensured with this case since it's quite thick.

    With a built-in kickstand

    This case has not one, but two tricks up its sleeve. First, it's a wallet case so you have slots on the bottom to store your cards. The other trick is that the flap securing the card slots can be used as a kickstand when opened. It's a great multi-purpose case!

Best colorful cases for Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

If you like adding a dash of color to your phone, then a nice colorful case will go a long way in increasing your style quotient. The Pixel 6 Pro is available in multiple fun color options but you can take it up a notch by adding a case with a nice colorful accent or a funky design.

    Colorful and protective

    This case gives you a nice and funky design on a case that gives you a great deal of protection. The case doesn’t add a lot of bulk and comes with a front panel that even has a built-in screen protector.

    Glittering particles

    If you want to add a bit of shine and glitter to your phone, no better way than doing it with this glitter case. It also comes in different colors and shapes.

    Glittering particles

    This case from Rosebono adds a shimmer to your iPhone with a gradient pattern on the back of the case. You can get it in multiple different colors too.

    Unique black and white fininsh

    This case has a unique look to it with a black and white finish on the back. If you’re a fan of colorful cases with unique designs, this case will surely appeal to you. It gives your phone a completely different look.

Official cases for the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Google generally makes some nice cases available with every phone release and that’s the case this time too. However, the iconic fabric case for the Pixel seems to have gone now and there’s just a single official case with a translucent design.

    A nice translucent case for the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro that comes in different colors. It's quite thin though so it doesn't seem like it's going to provide a huge deal of protection against drops.

Google has released just one type of official case this time for the Pixel 6 series. It’s a translucent case that looks quite nice and is available in multiple colors. It’s not as protective as the fabric cases from back in the day though so if you want something that adds more protection, you might want to check out some of the rugged cases in this list.


    The Pixel 6 comes with Google's new Tensor chip, a modern design, and flagship cameras.
    The Pixel 6 Pro comes with Google's new Tensor chip, a modern design, and flagship cameras.

These were some of the best Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro cases that you can buy across various categories. If you’re looking for a case to show off the new design of the Pixel 6 Pro, we suggest getting a clear case like the Spigen Ultra Hybrid. If you don’t want to add a lot of bulk and only protect the phone against scratches, a thin case should do the job. If you regularly drop your phone and want the best protection, you can pick up a rugged case since it will protect your phone from dents and cracks as well.

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