Part of the iPhone 12 Series of handsets, the Apple iPhone 12 mini is the smallest of the four phones and measures in with a 5.4″ display.
If you’ve decided to upgrade to the iPhone 12 mini from a previous iPhone or it’s your first time owning an iPhone, you’ll know how important it is to ensure it’s kept protected. As such, we’ve created this roundup of the best iPhone 12 mini cases, which vary by case type and price.
Keep it simple yet stylish with the clear Presidio Perfect case from popular case manufacturer Speck. Made from polycarbonate the case notes a unique pattern on the rear and sides of the case which has been designed to improve the grip of your iPhone 12 mini. By doing so the chances of your iPhone slipping out of your hand are minimised. However if you were to drop your iPhone 12 mini, this Presidio Perfect case will safeguard it against drops from up to 13 feet and minimise any shock. Speck have also coated this case with Microban, which will ensure bacteria does not grow on the case. A thoughtful and important coating to include, especially in this day and age.
Available for £44.99 / $48.49
If you’re a fan of the offical Apple Silicone cases but are not willing to pay the high price point, then this silicone case from Olixar is the perfect alternative and priced much low in comparionn. However this does not take away from the quality of the case. Made from liquid silicone the case is moulded to ensure an exact fit for your iPhone 12 mini. Additionally this Olixar Silicone Case is MagSafe compatible, meaning it will work without any issues with MagSafe wireless charging and with other MagSafe accessories such as chargers, stands and mounts.
Available for £19.99 / $21.49
The chances are you’ve probably heard of Mous or seen their cases in action in impressive drop test videos. Now on it’s third iteration, the Mous Limitless iPhone 12 Pro mini case has been designed to take on almost anything and features military grade impact and drop protection. Finished with bamboo, the case is certainly eye catching and unique in comparison to many other cases available on the market.
Available for £49.99 / $54.49
Ghostek have combined protection with functionality with their Exec 4 iPhone 12 mini wallet case. Unlike other wallet cases which tend to be folding cases, Ghostek have made this case with a detatchable wallet which can hold up to 4 cards. In terms of protection the case has a hybrid dual layer contruction to guard against scratching, knocks and drops from up to 2 metres. Additionally the front of the case has been designed with a raised lip. By doing so your iPhone 12 mini’s 5.4″ screen is protected against any dirt or grit when faced down on a flat surface.
Available for £29.99 / $32.99
The final case on our shortlist and the second case from accessory manufacturer Olixar. This carbon fibre iPhone 12 mini case is made from a flexible TPU material, which allows it be extremely thin and lightweight. This is great for those who aren’t a fan of tough bulky cases and prefer a form fitted case. Finished with a eye catching carbon fibre print, it combines perfectly with the iPhone 12 mini whilst enhancing grip levels.
Available for £12.99 / $14.49
Wrapping Up & Recommendations
If you prefer a slim and lightweight case which is fully MagSafe charging and accessory compatible, I’d recommend opting for the Olixar MagSafe Compatible Silicone case, however if you prefer a much tougher case and tend to drop your iPhone 12 mini quite often, then the best case to have is the Mous Limitless 3.0 case.
Thanks for reading this roundup on the best iPhone 12 mini cases and covers. We hope that you found this useful and found a new case that meets all of your requirements. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below and we’ll get back to you.