When it comes to buying a case for your shiny new Nexus 6, the options aren’t as unlimited as most. Mainly because the release has been very slow, but more and more area appearing by the day. Google has one option available on the Play Store, but tons of excellent top-tier 3rd party accessory makers have quality cases worth checking out. Here we’ll rundown some of the thinnest slim Nexus 6 cases available.
The Nexus 6 is big and packed full of features, but also somewhat slippery even with the curved back design. Picking a case for your $650 smartphone or 2-year investment is no easy task. It is a big phone, and not the thinnest either. So with that in mind we want to detail some slim cases that won’t add much bulk, but still protect your phone.
Google’s Nexus 6 has only been available for a few weeks, so not all manufacturers have released their cases. However, plenty options are available and more are coming soon, and below we’ve gathered a few of the best available now or coming soon. Check out our list below.
Last month just a few weeks after the Nexus 6 was released, the options for a case were extremely thin. Most hadn’t been released yet, and most of the better options from 3rd party manufacturers or on Amazon weren’t yet available, and listed as shipping in December.
Now that the Nexus 6 has been available for over a month, and is widely for sale from four of the five major carriers in the United States (all but Verizon, of course) we wanted to rundown a few more excellent case options that buyers should be considering.
Above is our initial roundup, one that’s full of cases of all types and sizes, as well as some wallet cases and options with kickstands. If you want a thin phone, these cases won’t add those features but will still protect that 5.96-inch screen and beautiful smartphone. Whether it’s a case for your new phone, or a gift, below are some excellent cases that still keep the phone thin and portable.
Spigen Slim Fit Nexus 6 Case
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Spigen is growing increasingly more popular for offering excellent cases and good prices. Cases in all shapes, sizes, features, colors and more for our smartphones. The Spigen Air cushion is a nice case, but the Nexus 6 Slim Fit from Spigen is one of the better options.
It features a non-slim coating on a extra durable polycarbonate shell, and comes in four different color options.