The S8+, like many modern all-glass phones, simply can't be used naked, so a case is downright essential. Here are six of the best:
At the first impact, the end caps will come off - you may achieve some protection, but don't bank on it. Still... they look fun and I applaud the innovative thinking.
What's not so good is that the receptacle, the extra flap and mechanism, and the back leather, all make for a case that's so thick that the camera and sensor island is deeply recessed:
A handy selection of cases to protect the Galaxy S8+ then, but I'm going to declare the Obliq Slim the winner here - I realise that cases are very much a personal thing, but this one hits everything out of the park for me.