The iPhone 12 and its three other incarnations — including the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max — are the first iPhones to be integrated with MagSafe, which allows them to wirelessly charger faster and be compatible with an ecosystem of magnetic accessories. Most of the MagSafe cases that are available are still made by Apple, but more and more third-party gadget makers are releasing their own iPhone 12 cases that work with MagSafe. These are our favorite that you can buy now.
All the below MagSafe cases are designed to fit the iPhone 12 but are also available to fit the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Max.
Totallee has long made some of our favorite cases that are super thin — the thinnest you can find. It's available in a number of styles, including a clear case to show off your iPhone 12's natural color.
The Defender Series XT is a slimmed down version of the company's famed Defender Series. It's slim yet protective, and fully compatible with MagSafe.
The Defender Series Pro XT is the exact same case as the company's Defender Series XT (above), only it's coated with an antimicrobial exterior to help protect it from common bacteria.
The Wake Case is made almost entirely of recycled plastic from the ocean. The waves pattern on the back provides a nice grippy texture.
The Thin Case is fully compatible with MagSafe, but it also is specifically designed to work with Moment's photography accessories, such as mounts and extra lenses. It's available in several colors.
This iPhone 12 case is made entirely of cork, so it's biodegradable and its production doesn't hurt the environment. It works with MagSafe accessories, but you don't get the fast-charging benefits.
The Figura Series case is made out of a "flexible, soft-touch material." It's available in four different colorful designs.
This thin case is made of durable thermoplastic polyurethane and has an integrated magnetic so it'll work with MagSafe accessories. It's one of the most affordable options out there.
Nomad's classic folio case has a number of slots that can hold up to six cards and cash. It's available in two colors: black or brown.
This is a silicone case that's available in a number of colors.
This is Apple's leather case. It's available in five different colors.
Nomad's classic case is made of genuine Horween leather and comes with MagSafe built-in. It's available in three colors: black, brown or natural (sand).
This clear case is ideal for people who want shop off the color of their iPhone 12.
This leather sleeve protects your iPhone 12 from scratches and drops. It has a small credit card sleeve and comes with a strap to clip to a belt loop or backpack.
The big advantage of MagSafe is that it can wireless charge any iPhone 12 model faster than any other Qi-wireless charger. We've rounded up the best MagSafe chargers of 2021.