iPhone 12 Mini is the smallest device to have 5G support. Let’s keep it compact and pocket-friendly by giving it the protection of the thinnest case. Sounds interesting? Let’s accept the truth that you don’t need a rugged case until you plan to go for an adventurous hike or get involved in a sports activity. Acknowledging that a slim case won’t just be pocket-friendly will also give your device the required protection. Let’s look at some of the best thin cases for the iPhone 12 Mini.
- OtterBox Case with MagSafe
- MNML Thin Case
- Spigen Slim Fit Case
- Caseology Nano Pop Cover
- TORRAS Slim Fit Case
- Totallee Thinnest Case
- CASEKOO Clear Thin Case
- ESR Cloud Series Cover
- Encased Thin Case
- TOZO Thin Bumper Case
1. OtterBox Case with MagSafe – Ultraslim Figura Series
Are you in love with the affluent strokes of color and its vibrancy? If yes, the OtterBox thin case with MagSafe for iPhone 12 Mini can be an excellent choice. The snap-on case is created using soft-touch and flexible TPU material to give you a luxurious feel while holding it in your hand. It offers you a range of colorful graphic design options over its slim profile. For added protection, it gets raised bezels surrounding the screen and camera.
- OtterBox Trust
- Sturdy yet Flexible
- Soft Touch Material
- Bit Expensive
2. MNML Case – Insanely Thin
The slim and sleek case for iPhone 12 Mini comes with minimalist looks four different color options. Special finishing over the case prevents it from fingerprints. The first thing that you would notice about the case (which even I liked) is that there’s no branding over it. It’s just your precious possession secured in the case. Measuring .35mm thin, it is compatible with wireless charging and offers the utmost protection for your iPhone.
- No Fingerprints
- Compatible with Wireless Charging
- Colors Might Feel Dull
3. Spigen Slim Fit Case – Pocket Friendly
The slim case is made using scratch-resistant polycarbonate material, which keeps it light in weight and slips perfectly in your pocket. It’s easy to install and offers a perfect fit for your iPhone. While the case looks slim, you can quickly notice the raised bezels around the camera and the screen to protect it against any damage while lying flat on a surface. Also, the ergonomically designed buttons provide you easy access to controls.
- Elegant Design
- Durable Material
4. Caseology Nano Pop – Slim Yet Protective
The vibrant and stylish case is made using sturdy and flexible silicone material and is available in 4 different variants. It also has a soft lining inside to ensure that the material doesn’t leave any scratches on your iPhone’s body. The contrasting lining running around the camera bezel makes it look distinct from other cases, which adds commendably to the overall looks.
- Beautifully Designed
- Soft Lining Inside
- Difficult to Install
5. TORRAS Slim Fit Case – Matte Finish Grip
The slim fit case is bestowed with precise cutouts and responsive buttons to deliver the best user experience. It is designed to wrap around your iPhone 12 Mini as if it’s part of the body. Available in three attractive colors, the case comes with a secure grip and finger resistant body. It also has upgraded camera protection with raised bezels and is compatible with wireless charging.
- Slim Fit
- Classy Finishing
- Missing Soft Lining at the Inside
6. Totallee Case – The Thinnest for the Tiniest
Your tiniest 5G smartphone deserves to have the thinnest case to protect it. It adds just 0.02” to your iPhone’s width without compromising with its unbiased durability standards. Unlike other slim fit covers, this won’t loosen with time and remain like an invincible part of your iPhone’s body. Despite its low measurements, it still comes with raised bezels to protect your camera against any direct impact.
- Thinnest Case
- No Branding
- Installation and Removal may feel challenging.
7. CASEKOO Clear Case – Slim and Sturdy
The brand is sure about its quality that it offers five years of support lifetime premium customer service to its buyers. If this doesn’t assure you, the crystal clear case deserves calls for your attention. It is made using shockproof material and features airbags along the corners to minimize the impact of falls. Besides, it fits perfectly to ensure further that no alien particle dirt your priceless possession.
- Airbag to absorb impact
- Might get yellow over time
8. ESR Cloud Series – Slim & Secure Case
The case features a silky smooth exterior and an interior adorned with soft lining. Besides having a slim body, it has all the traits to protect your iPhone 12 Mini against direct impacts. It is also designed so that your device will slip inside as the case is part of its body. While the soft edges further make it easy for you to install and remove it.
- Premium Build Quality
- Dust might accumulate around the cutouts.
9. Encased Thin Case – Enjoy a Minimalist Look
Crafted using a flexible body, the case looks fantastic with its embedded grip pattern. While on one side, the latter adds to looks, on the other, it ensures giving you a perfect grip while your device is kept on a surface or holding it in hand. Also, being made using TPU, it provides you protection against drop and scratch. Adding to the essence are the raised bezels, which prevent direct contact with the screen and camera even while your iPhone is lying flat.
- Elegant Design
- Micro-fibre Lining Missing
10. TOZO Bumper Case – Thin Like Naked
It’s slim and affordable. This was the first thing that came to my mind as soon as I saw this case for the first time. Measuring just 0.35 mm thick, it is the world’s thinnest hard case. However, that must not make you question its scratch resistance capability. The semi-transparent case provides adequate first-hand protection to your iPhone 12 Mini. Not just this, features like the matte optical texture, optical glare, fingerprint resistance, etc. make it further compelling.
- Scratch Resistant
- Slimmest Hard Cover
- Installation and Removal May Prove Difficult
Which one did you like the most? Do let us know in the comment section.
Before You Leave!! It’s time to have Food for Brain.
Did You Know When the First Mobile Phone Was Made?
The first official cell phone was made in 1973 by Martin Cooper, an executive at Motorola. The first call that he made was to his rival company, Bell Labs. Weighing more than two pounds, the device wasn’t made available for the people until 1983.
This was the year when Motorola made the first hand-held phone available for people. It was named DynaTAC and featured a small digital screen and cost $4000 then. It is equivalent to $10000 today.
Did You Know When the First Mobile Case Was Made?
History has many chapters starting from telephone cases to the ones for mobile phones. You read that right; here are some dates to remember:
- The first telephone case was made in 1996 by Motorola for its MR20 model.
- The first Cell Phone Holster was introduced four years later in 2000. Do you remember carrying your mobile phone in a belt loop?
- The first time Novelty cases were introduced in 2002, featuring more appealing design elements.
Wasn’t that interesting?? Do share with me if you have more such interesting facts.
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Mayank is a published author and a tech-blogger with over ten years of writing experience for various domains and industries. At iGeeks, he mostly writes about blogs that solve user-problems and guide them on unleashing the full potential of their Apple Device. He can often be found with his headphones on, typing to the rhythm of some country song.