The Samsung Galaxy S7 will be one of the most popular phones of 2016. Millions of people will be carrying around this device every day. Accessory manufacturers want a piece of that action, which means you’ll have plenty of choices when it comes to accessories. How do you separate the quality products from the cheap crap? That’s where we come in. We’ve compiled a handy list of all the best accessories for the Galaxy S7.
Obliq Slim Meta
The Slim Meta is a lightweight and stylish case for the Galaxy S7. It’s made from a soft TPU and a hard polycarbonate that snaps firmly onto the phone. The back showcases a two-tone design with smooth plastic and a faux brushed aluminum texture while the inside is soft for cushion. [Buy from Amazon]
Samsung Wireless Backpack
The coolest accessory that Samsung showed off for the Galaxy S7 is a wireless battery case. This case uses wireless charging to keep the phone’s battery topped off. You don’t have to worry about plugging it in or sliding it into the microUSB port. You will, however, need to plug in the case itself to charge. [Buy from Samsung]
More Galaxy S7 cases!
These two cases are just a taste of the many different cases you can find for the Galaxy S7. We’ve created a separate page for all the best cases. You’ll find everything from big and rugged to thin and lightweight, including battery and wallet cases. Head on over to the page for many more cases.
Samsung Fast Wireless Charging Stand
Samsung’s latest phones support not only fast charging but also fast wireless charging. To take advantage of this awesome feature you’ll want Samsung’s own wireless charging stand. It’s nearly as fast as wired charging, and the stand props up your phone. There’s also a handy LED to show you when the phone is misaligned or fully charged. [Buy from Samsung]
Anker Quick Wall Charger
If wireless charging isn’t your thing, this wall charger utilizes Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 for blazing charge speeds. You can get up to 8 hours of battery life from just 15 minutes of charging. The LED light shows when a 2.0 device, such as the Galaxy S7, is connected. [Buy from Amazon]
More Galaxy S7 chargers!
There are plenty of chargers for the Galaxy S7 to choose from. Head on over to our separate page for a full round-up of the best chargers. You’ll find a good mix of wireless, wired, and fast chargers to choose from.
Cases and chargers are two of the most important accessories, but there are plenty of other goodies for your phone. We have yet another guide that combines all the different types of accessories you might need. Here’s a taste of what you’ll find.
dbrand makes some of the best skins you’ll find. They have a combination of 22 different colors and materials for the Galaxy S7. Everything from bright yellow to warm mahogany. They’ve got something that will elevate the look of your phone without any extra bulk. [Buy from dbrand]
With the rise of Gorilla Glass, screen protectors are not as necessary as they once were. Still, a lot of people like the peace of mind they provide. ZAGG is one of the most popular makers of screen protectors. They offer three different types for the Galaxy S7. [Buy from ZAGG]
The Tylt Vu is a car mount that makes it easy to read your directions, but it also charges your phone while it’s mounted. This car mount uses the same technology as the other popular wireless chargers from Tylt. It plugs into your car’s power outlet and keeps the battery full between destinations. Check out our full review. [Buy from Amazon]
Samsung did something really cool with cases this year. The Lens Cover is a silicone case with a threaded socket over the camera. This socket is used to screw in different lenses for the camera. You can use a telephoto lens for close-ups and a wide-angle lens for, well, wide angles. The lenses aren’t available yet, but you can find out more here.
The UE Roll is one of the most highly rated Bluetooth speakers on the market. It can take a beating and keep pumping out tunes. This speaker has a unique saucer-like design that makes it easy to strap on and take it on the go. It’s also waterproof so you can take it to the beach or on a kayaking trip. [Buy from Amazon]
To the delight of many Samsung fans, the Galaxy S7 once again has a microSD card slot. You can expand the storage of the phone by up to 200GB without a pricey cloud storage subscription. If you can add extra storage you might as well go all out with the 200GB card from SanDisk. [Buy from Amazon]
- SanDisk Ultra 200GB microSD with adapter
- SanDisk Ultra 64GB microSD with adapter
- SanDisk Ultra 128GB microSD with adapter
Find more at Android Forums!
There are a lot more accessories for the Galaxy S7 out there. One of the best places to find accessories is the Galaxy S7 forum over at AndroidForums.com. Other Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge users share their thoughts on cases, chargers, and many more accessories. It’s also a great place to go to find more information about the phone itself. Here are a few threads to check out.