Best Folio cases for the Galaxy S9 and S9+

A great way to protect the display of your brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ without resorting to a screen protector is to use a folio or flip case with your phone. Often the front flap will also serve as storage for your I.D. or bank cards will giving you peace of mind that your phone has all-around protection against whatever life throws at it. We’ve done some digging and here are the best folio cases for your Galaxy S9 or S9+ that we could find. 

Samsung LED View Wallet

Let’s kick off with Samsung’s LED View Wallet case that allows the time, battery status, and relevant notifications be visible through the front flap. You can even set personalized icons to your contacts. Added to this is the ability to store your driver’s license or bank card in the built-in slot while still protecting the front and rear of your Galaxy S9 with its fabric-like material. Available in Violet, Blue, and Black, Samsung’s LED View Wallet case is priced from $59.99 for the Galaxy S9 and $62.50 for the Galaxy S9+ from Amazon.

Buy it Now: Galaxy S9 (Amazon), Galaxy S9+ (Amazon)

Incipio Folio Wallet case

Incipio’s Folio Wallet case also can store a single card within the front flap’s inner slot while providing front and rear protection. Protective coverings safeguard the power, Bixby, and volume buttons while allowing for easy access to the necessary ports and sockets. Made of flexible TPE, Incipio’s Folio Wallet case is available in Smoke/Black or Clear/Gray from Amazon for $24.99.

Buy it Now: Galaxy S9 (Amazon), Galaxy S9+ (Amazon)

Speck Presidio Folio

The Presidio Folio case from Speck has an impressive list of features that includes being tested from a height of 10 feet and a hidden card slot within the front flap that can store up to 3 cards. The case boasts dual layers of protection while still supporting Qi wireless charging. With a price tag of $44.95 for the regular Galaxy S9 and $49.95 for the more substantial Galaxy S9+, you can grab the Presidio Folio case directly from Speck’s online store.

Buy it Now: Galaxy S9 (Speck), Galaxy S9+ (Speck)

Maxboost Folio Cover

Maxboost’s Folio Cover is made of PU leather and boasts a number of handy features such as a storage slot that can hold three cards, a built-in kickstand for use when viewing content on the phone hands-free, as well as all-around protection. The rear panel has a magnetic flap that reaches around the side to hold both sides of the case together, so nothing is left flapping in the wind. The Maxboost Folio cover is available in Black or Rose Gold for the Galaxy S9 from Amazon for $12.98, and in Black for the Galaxy S9+ for $14.95.

Buy it Now: Galaxy S9 (Amazon), Galaxy S9+ (Amazon

ProCase Vintage Wallet

Of genuine vintage leather construction, the ProCase Vintage Wallet case offers a soft natural feel while possessing multi-functionality. The inner storage slot allows for up to two cards to be stored while the magnetic lock keeps the case flap from swinging open at inopportune moments. There’s easy access to all of the Galaxy S9’s ports and buttons, and there’s also a built-in kickstand for use when viewing content. Available in Black, Brown, and Red, the ProCase Vintage Wallet can be ordered from Amazon for $28.99 depending on the variant.

Buy it Now: Galaxy S9 (Amazon), Galaxy S9+ (Amazon)

Don’t forget to check out our other guides for the Galaxy S9 and S9+, just click one of the links below:

Best cases for the Galaxy S9

Six best Cases for the Galaxy S9+

20 Tips and Tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+


About the Author: Peter Holden

He's been an Android fan ever since owning an HTC Hero, with the Dell Streak being his first phablet. He currently carries a Pixel 2 XL, Huawei P20 Pro, and a Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4) in his pockets and thinks nothing of lugging a 17-inch laptop around in his backpack. When not immersed in the world of Android and gadgets, he's an avid sports fan, and like all South Africans, he loves a good Braai (BBQ).