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Best Google Pixel 4 cases: Protect your new Pixel from only £7

The best cases you can buy to keep your Pixel 4 in perfect condition

Google’s new Pixel 4 has only just hit the shops, but if you’re thinking of picking one up, or if Google’s latest flagship smartphone has just arrived on your doorstep, then you’re going to need a case to keep it safe from harm.

From trendy fabric and plastic designs to heavy-duty protection, there are all sorts of Pixel 4 cases to suit your needs – whether you’re looking for style, practicality or a bit of both. To save you from the hassle of searching yourself, we’ve gathered all of the best Pixel 4 cases in one handy place, so read on for the best of the lot.

UAG Plasma Series Case: Best heavy-duty Pixel 4 case

Price: £32 | Buy now from UAG

Kicking things off, the Urban Armour Gear (UAG) Plasma cases are ideal if safety is your top priority. If you’re the active adventurer type, then you’ll want a case that can withstand high drops, hard falls and rough terrain – and the Plasma series cases can shrug off whatever mishaps come your way. UAG says these cases meet military drop-test standards and they also come in a choice of two colours – Ice or Ash – with large side buttons for easy access if you’re wearing gloves.

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Google Official Fabric Case: Best stylish Pixel 4 case

Price: £35 | Buy now from Carphone Warehouse

If a bulky case isn’t what you’re after, and you’d rather your Pixel 4 was protected by something a bit more stylish, then Google’s own fabric cases are the ideal choice.

With a knitted fabric design and microfiber lining, the official Pixel 4 cases are snazzy yet functional, with the thick exterior weave offering a decent level of grippiness. It looks good, is durable enough to withstand the occasional drop, and it’s also compatible with wireless charging, so you won’t have to remove it whenever you want to top up your Pixel 4’s power levels.

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ESR 9H Tempered Glass Hybrid Case: Best clear Pixel 4 case

Price: £14 | Buy now from Amazon

On the other side of the price spectrum, the ESR 9H Hybrid Case is a lightweight Pixel 4 case that’s heavy on protection. The case is completely clear so your ‘Just Black’, ‘Clearly White’ or ‘Oh So Orange’ Pixel 4 will stand out all by itself. It’s made of tempered glass, so it should deflect the occasional knock, and the scratch-resistant coating also prevents those jingling keys in your pocket from making any dents.

The ESR 9H Hybrid case does the job at protecting your phone against potential damages, but also helps make sure that your smartphone’s stylish design doesn’t go unnoticed.

Pela Eco-Friendly Case: Best environmentally friendly Pixel 4 case

Price: £31 | Buy now from Pela

If you’re rightly concerned about sustainability, then Pela’s compostable Pixel 4 cases are a good choice. These flexible covers come in a wide range of different colours, including a limited edition honey bee design.

Made from Flax shive and a plant-based biopolymer, the Pela cases are 100% biodegradable. What’s more, Pela provides a screen protection guarantee with every purchase, and offers to pay for the repairs of your Pixel 4, should the case not do the job.

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Foluu Canvas Folio Case: Best Pixel 4 wallet case

Price: £10 | Buy now from Amazon

In our experience, the best way to prevent scratches on your Pixel 4’s screen is to opt for a folio-style case, and the Foluu Canvas case is the best we’ve seen. It’s slim enough to slip neatly in your pocket or handbag, and sturdy enough that it won’t slip out of your hand. It also doubles as a kickstand for hands-free viewing.

Where it lacks colour options, the Foluu more than makes up in functionality, with three card slots and a money slot for your bank cards and the like.

J&D Sparkling Hybrid Protective Rugged case: Best Pixel 4 case for show offs

Price: £7 | Buy now from Amazon

Wow the crowd with this glittery J&D case. Boasting all the Hollywood sparkle you could ever dream of, it also doesn’t purge on protection, with the dual layer design providing added resistance against drops. It’s also the cheapest case on this list, so if your bank account is looking a bit dry after splurging on a new smartphone, then this could be the best case for you.

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