Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE are the latest smartwatches from Apple, but they share a familiar design. But that does not mean you should not protect them.
We have put together a list of some of the best options for the brand new Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE. The good news is that these cases also fit the Apple Watch Series 4 and Series 5, so if you have not upgraded yet, you can still get protection for your smartwatch.
So, without doing anything, here is the list of the best cases for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE:
The best Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE cases
Spigen Ultra Hybrid
If you are looking for a case for your new Apple Watch Series 6 or Apple Watch SE that offers a built-in screen protector, this Ultra Hybrid from Spigen may be for you. The screen cover is clear, so you will still be able to see the Apple Watch screen just fine. It also has a shock-absorbing bumper.
The raised frames around the screen provide a little more protection for daily use, and the case has precise cutouts for Digital Crown and the side button.
The Spigen Ultra Hybrid cover for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE comes in crystal clear and Space Crystal color choices. There are two sizes, one for the 40mm case and one for the 44mm, both are now available from Amazon.
Buy 40 mm Spigen Ultra Hybrid for $ 10.99
Buy 44mm Spigen Ultra Hybrid for $ 12.99
The Catalyst case is unique because it has a familiar, robust design, but it also comes with a strap. As usual, the case fits Series 4, Series 5, Series 6 and Apple Watch SE. It has raised frames to protect the screen, and provides full coverage for the sides of the smartwatch. However, the front and back of the watch are fully exposed, so be aware of that.
However, this specific design of Catalyst offers the ability to add a screen saver if you wish. And with the back exposed, it provides access to the ECG and blood acid monitoring functions.
The Catalyst case provides some impact resistance, thanks to the double-layer design and bond damping system. According to the company, this can protect the Apple Watch from falling up to 9.9 feet. The protective case provides precise cutouts for the speaker, as well as the microphone, and Digital Crown is also exposed.
The Catalyst case for the 40mm Apple Watch models mentioned above is now available from Amazon.
Buy Catalyst case for $ 49.99
Spigen Rugged Armor
Another robust alternative for the Apple Watch Series 6 and / or Apple Watch SE is from Spigen. The Rugged Armor cover has a flexible, shock-absorbing design that is meant to keep scratches off your smartwatch with daily use. You get the familiar raised frames around the screen, but there is no screen protector pre-installed.
You still get the exact clippings for all the items you need on the Apple Watch, with a raised area to easily press the side button. Digital Crown is also fully exposed. In addition, you get full access to the sensors on the back of the smartwatch.
The Spigen Rugged armor case for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE is now available in four colors: black, olive green, pink gold and white. Each is available now from Amazon.
Buy 40mm Spigen Rugged Armor for $ 13.99
Buy 44mm Spigen Rugged Armor for $ 13.99
This sleek TPU cover for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE is designed by Caseology. Unlike the rugged cases, this is designed to keep things slim and low profile. Nevertheless, it provides shock resistance to keep the watch safe for daily use.
With the case installed, you can still easily replace your straps, and it has a flexible design that makes installation quick and easy. There is a precise cutout for the sensors on the back of the watch, so you still have access to these features. Digital Crown is exposed, while a raised button makes it easy to activate the smartwatch’s side button.
It has full corner protection, a raised front lip to keep the screen safe, and it will not give any major dent to the Apple Watch. It is now available from Amazon in black and pink color choices.
Buy 40mm Caseology Nero for $ 10.99
Buy 44mm Caseology Nero for $ 10.99
Perhaps the most rugged of the rugged cases, the Under Armor Gear cover of the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE are designed specifically for 44 mm case size. It has a precise fit, so it easily clicks on and stays in place even with daily use. Even with the extra bulk, UAG says it has a feather-light construction, so it should not be heavy.
The case has raised edges around the screen, and you can install or uninstall the snap-on case without having to remove the straps of the Apple Watch. Digital Crown is easily accessible, as are the sensors on the back for built-in functions and wireless charging. However, there is no built-in screen protector.
The UAG case for Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE is now available in black and black / orange from Amazon.
Buy 44mm UAG case for $ 24.95
So here we go, a quick list of some of the best options for your brand new Apple Watch Series 6 and / or Apple Watch SE. If you have any recommendations, though, let us know in the comments!