Best cases for the 14-inch MacBook Pro in 2023

14-inch MacBook Pro on table
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The best cases for the 14-inch Macbook Pro can protect your pride and joy against knocks, splashes and other hazards. The 14-inch iteration of the MacBook Pro flew into showrooms in late 2021, featuring an all-new design that it shares with the second-generation 16-inch MacBook Pro. This laptop is meant to be seen, whether in a Starbucks (har har) or a busy office. However, it's a good idea to cover it up with a protective case.

So whether you're looking for heavy-duty plastic or sleek leather, here are some of the best 14-inch Macbook Pro cases available right now. See one you like? Keep an eye out for it in the Black Friday deals, and you may be able to score it for cheap.

The best cases for your 14-inch MacBook Pro

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Which is the best case for your 14-inch MacBook Pro?

Your 14-inch MacBook Pro deserves a dependable case for increased protection (and possibly one of the best bags for 14-inch Macbook Pros but that's another story). The best 14-inch MacBook Pro cases come in various designs, so there is definitely something out there for you. 

However, the tried-and-true Incase Hardshell Dot Case is our overall favorite. It's been around for many years and offers excellent protection. For something completely different, consider the HYZUO Laptop Sleeve case. It comes in various colors and includes a separate accessory case.

If you're looking for something more durable, consider the U by UAG case. It's a translucent shell that provides scratch-resistant protection with a textured feel for an easy grip. Many people like leather, so if you're reasonably sure you won't need a hard case, a slender leather case and sleeve can add a touch of class to your already impressive laptop. 

Bryan M Wolfe
Staff Writer

Bryan M. Wolfe has written about technology for over a decade on various websites, including TechRadar, AppAdvice, and many more. Before this, he worked in the technology field across different industries, including healthcare and education. He’s currently iMore’s lead on all things Mac and macOS, although he also loves covering iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Bryan enjoys watching his favorite sports teams, traveling, and driving around his teenage daughter to her latest stage show, audition, or school event in his spare time. He also keeps busy walking his black and white cocker spaniel, Izzy, and trying new coffees and liquid grapes.