Griffin vs UAG (Urban Armor Gear) – We Compare The Two

Griffin vs UAG (Urban Armor Gear)  – We Compare The Two

Our team at CASEHUT have put two brands to the test and have compared notes on what we believe to be the best of the competing products.

This time we compare military-grade protective cases: Griffin and UAG.


Griffin – Survivor Range


Claims to be:

The Survivor range protects your phone from extreme conditions, including 2m drops, dust, sand, rain, impacts, vibration, and a host of other environmental factors.

Key features include:

– foam lining, shatter-resistant polycarbonate frame clad in tough, shock-absorbing silicone

– sealed ports keep out sand, dust and windblown rain

– built-in anti-scratch screen shield protects touchscreen

– detachable heavy-duty clip rotates and locks on to secure your phone to your belt or bag strap


Designed and tested to meet or exceed UD Department of Defense Standard 810F, the Griffin Survivor range is the most protective case range ever built by the brand.

What’s great …

Most famous for manufacturing iTrip for Apple, US brand Griffin, also produce Powerbanks, Cases, Cables, Wearables, Mounts and In-Car goods. 




Trusted in schools, this case provides protection in all-conditions. With maximum drop protection and rain-proof, the Griffiin brand delivers.


UAG – Plasma series


 Claims to be:

The Plasma Series Cases feature rugged composite construction with an armor shell, and impact resistant soft core with integrated shock cushions, with a featherlight translucent design that complements the colour of your device.


Key features include:

  • Feather-light composite construction
  • Armor shell and impact resistant soft core
  • Oversized tactile buttons and non-slip ruggedized grip
  • Easy access to touchscreen and ports
  • Scratch resistant skid pads and screen surround
  • Compatible with Samsung Pay and Samsung Fast Wireless Charging Convertible
  • Meets military drop-test standards (MIL STD 810G 516.6)



UAG creates rugged, light-weight phone and tablet cases engineered to withstand abuse from your active lifestyle.


What’s Great

UAG are the leading designers of military grade drop and shock protective mobile accessories. With Ten year warranty on some cases, this is brand is a great accessory choice.