Top iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for better protection

When you have spent over $1,000 on a new device, it makes sense to keep it in good condition. And while many cases are about style, the key component to any great case is its ability to protect your smartphone. Here are the best you can buy for your iPhone 11 Pro Max.

Top iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for better protection
The iPhone 11 Pro Max Case in Yellow by dBrand

Apple tells us that every new iPhone is a little tougher than the last. This might or might not be accurate, but your phone will still crack when it hits the ground. To prevent such disaster and even more minor scratches, it makes sense to invest in a case. While many will only protect your iPhone from light bumps, we like to look for something a little tougher. Here are some of the best iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection — from lightweight skins to heavyweight armor.

Nomad Active Rugged Defensive Leather iPhone Case

Made from water-resistant leather, the Nomad Active looks great and provides good grip. But even if you slip, this case provides solid six-foot drop protection, with a raised lip to protect the screen.

Razer Arctech Smartphone Case Collection

Designed for gamers but suitable for any iPhone owner, the Arctech collection includes a Thermaphene for better heat dispersion. The iPhone 11 Pro Max version also has a soft microfiber lining.

iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection - Razer Arctech Smartphone Case Collection

Keep your iPhone cool with the Razer Arctech

iPhone 11 Pro Max Wallet Case by hardgraft

Although this wallet case has no special impact-absorbing materials, the design is very protective. Your iPhone is wrapped in high-quality leather, while slim pockets store your cards and cash.

dbrand iPhone 11 Pro Max Skin

If you’re looking for slimline protection, look no further than dbrand Skins. Available in a range of materials, these super-thin wraps will protect your iPhone from scratches and everyday wear.

iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection - dbrand Skins 1

dbrand Skins offer the slimmest form of protection

Mous Limitless 3.0 iPhone Case

Thanks to AiroShock technology, the Limitless 3.0 offers truly incredible drop protection. It comes in a range of stylish designs, each with a microfiber lining and dual SIM storage built in.

Nood Slim Minimal Case for iPhone 11 Pro Max

If you are mostly worried about wear and tear, the Slim Minimal case from Nood should do nicely. Measuring just 0.2mm thick, this sleek skin adds little bulk and allows you to use wireless chargers.

BookBook vol. 2 iPhone 11 Pro Wallet Case by Twelve South

As the name suggests, the BookBook case makes your iPhone look like a small leatherbound novel. This wraparound protection adds classic style, and there is ample room inside for your money. There’s even a special pocket for your Apple Card.

Otterbox iPhone 11 Pro Max Defender Series

When it comes to rugged protection, Otterbox Defender is always a good shout. The latest incarnation has multiple protective layers to absorb impacts and keep your iPhone insulated from dust and dirt.

iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection - OtterBox Apple

OtterBox Defender adds personal style and protection to any Apple device

UAG Pathfinder Series Case

When it comes to protection, nothing beats the UAG Pathfinder right now. This beast meets military drop-test standards, thanks to a rock-hard armor shell and a soft core. In spite of all these layers, it works just fine with wireless chargers and Apple Pay.

iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection - UAG Pathfinder Case

UAG Pathfinder leads the pack of iPhone 11 Pro Max cases for protection (Credit: iMore)

Best iPhone Pro Max cases for protection

If you are going to wrap your Apple device in some kind of case, it makes sense to buy something strong. Many of the best iphone 11 Pro Max cases offer good protection without adding too much bulk. Those that do often come with extra features, like card slots.

Did we miss your favorite iPhone 11 Pro Max case? Tell us in the comments!

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Meet Mark Myerson

Mark is best known for writing about apps, but he also loves the tactile, hardware side of technology. Being a professional photographer, he's pretty handy with a camera, and he's a self-confessed tweetaholic.
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