10 Best Wooden Phone Cases | December 2016
We spent 24 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. Of course you want to protect your smartphone, given that they cost a small fortune. But why settle for a nasty and cheap looking plastic or rubber case when you can do it in style with one of these wooden cases? Designed to fit a variety of Apple and Android phones, these protectors will save your precious device in the event of an accidental drop or occasional ding. Skip to the best wooden phone case on Amazon.
The Rocketcases Hybrid has a cute little rocket ship carve out instead of a big logo and it comes in a very light bamboo, a dark walnut or a vibrant rosewood, so it's a great gift for any gender. Plus the sides blend in seamlessly with your phone. But the fit can be loose.
- smooth and feels nice in your hand
- strong protection of the sides and top
- no bumper for the screen
|Rating||3.6 / 5.0|
The VWTECH XIKEZAN comes in over forty stunning designs, with images like a compass, a wolf's face and an elephant in an artwork style that resembles henna. Plus it won't interfere with a tempered glass cover. But the back is not very shock absorbent.
- artwork holds up over time
- designs look exactly like the photos
- can feel too heavy
|Rating||3.7 / 5.0|
The Belk Tactile is available in sizes for the iPhone 6 and 6S so you can get the protection of this rugged accessory even if you have an older phone. It also has ingenious holes inside that wick away moisture, keeping your phone dry if a little liquid gets in.
- doesn't show fingerprints
- stays snug after frequent removal
- wood can absorb dyes
|Rating||3.5 / 5.0|
The Newisdom NW-I647 fits both the iPhone 6 and 6S like a glove and is a combination of genuine wood and rubber to help it survive falls. It also boasts a protective lip that covers the edges of the screen, and will prevent cracks if you drop it on its face.
- has the grooves and knots of an old tree
- logo is barely visible
- rubber sticks to pocket linings
|Rating||3.8 / 5.0|
The GMYLE NPL210196 offers triple layer protection, so it's ideal if you're prone to dropping your phone, or if you pack it with lots of clunky gear. It also will never accidentally slip off your device, and the rounded corners are less likely to break than sharp ones.
- barely noticeable in your pocket
- strong and won't break if you bend it
- case can be slippery
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
True Apple loyalists will appreciate that the Slicoo Rosewood has a special opening that leaves your phone's logo on display. It also has precisely molded cutouts that let you insert your headphones and charger without having to make any adjustments.
- elegant v shape design on the back
- easy to adjust your volume
- can scratch easily
|Rating||3.9 / 5.0|
The iATO International Marco Polo is made from thin, but strong, bamboo that adds almost no weight to your phone. It also has a hardened, extra durable plastic interior that is designed to protect your phone from stains and keep dust out.
- wood won't splinter
- leaves your flash exposed
- some may not like the visible logo
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
The iCASEIT Handmade features a cheery, bright hue and is made from responsibly sourced wood. It's also non-slip, so you can hold it to listen to music on jogs and it won't fly out of your hand. Plus it has an optimal cutout for your mic, so your voice sounds clear.
- open bottom design
- hugs your phone tightly
- plastic bumpers on the corners
|Model||Wood iP 5/5s Case Bambo|
|Rating||5.0 / 5.0|
If your phone doubles as your main camera, then you'll love the highly affordable Kans KS-I6-C002, which has a raised camera cutout that protects your lens from damage. It also has a slim profile, but still guards your phone with its shock-absorbing TPU shell.
- raised edges protect your screen
- flexible and soft to touch
- anti-scratch exterior
|Rating||4.8 / 5.0|
The CARVED I5-CC1B has an elegant look and features precision laser cut and engraved wood with a natural feel. It also has a clear plastic casing that you can easily snap on and off, so you don't need to deal with stubborn adhesives, and keeps the sides of your phone safe.
- no two grain patterns are alike
- high quality protective finish
- changes hues over time like natural wood
|Rating||4.5 / 5.0|