How do you carry your 6s+?

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by DizzyV6P, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. DizzyV6P macrumors regular


    Mar 11, 2011
    This question is geared for the guys. How do you carry your 6s+?

    For years, when I had the 4 and 5s, it would slip into a jean pocket or if I'm wearing carpenter jeans, the side leg pocket even with a case on it. I had a Otterbox Defender for the 4 so it was clipped to my hip sometimes.

    With the 5s, I used a Spigen case w/ the tempered glass cover. It worked great for 2 years. It fitted perfectly into my shirt pocket when I'm at work. When I'm wearing cargo pants, it fits perfectly. It also fitted into carpenter jeans.

    Now I have a problem with the 6s+. I tried the Otterbox Defender with belt clip. No deal. The screen gap was annoying as heck and it just felt like I was carrying a large gun on my hip. It was too thick for my shirt pockets too. It barely fit cargo pants and there's no way it'll fit my jeans.

    So the Defender went back and I went with a Spigen slim armor with tempered glass on order now (Daswise). It fits in my shirt pocket at work, but nearly a third sticks out now. Fits in my cargo's, but definitely not in my jeans. I hate putting anything in my back pockets so that's out.

    Needless to say, I need a few ideas.

    So are you carrying your 6s+?

  2. mhunter6378 macrumors regular

    Feb 20, 2015
    I carry mine in a belt holster. You're right about the Defender, it is big, I have one - been there done that. Now I'm using either a Magpul or UAG (have both) and carry it in a holster. The Seidio Dilex Pro holster fits both cases perfectly. I'm just not comfortable carrying the 6+ in a pocket and at work it's just not practical for me, the holster is a necessity while working.
  3. JoeyD74 macrumors 6502

    Oct 31, 2014
    I have the leather case but need a holster for it, I had a Klein tools holster for my 6 but the plus don't fit in it. Out of work I just put it in my pocket but can't do that at work as I have to much other crap I carry.
  4. Darkprod macrumors newbie

    Oct 10, 2011
    Otterbox Defender, sometimes in the belt clip but mostly in my back pocket.
  5. caligurl macrumors 68030


    Jun 8, 2009
  6. ron808 macrumors regular


    Oct 13, 2011
    West Coast, USA
    back pocket.

    If I intend to be extra fancy, I will get a designer satchel.
  7. Polaroid macrumors 6502a

    Oct 1, 2013
    Fits in my pockets and I wear skinny jeans lol
  8. delude macrumors 6502

    Dec 27, 2007
    What the hell are you wearing?!

    My 6s+ fits just fine and these jeans are pretty damn slim too.

    I don't think it would fit in the key pocket for my running shorts, or the front pocket of a dress shirt, but why should it?
  9. AE14 macrumors 68000


    Jul 9, 2013
    Philly Burbs
    I am typically wearing dress pants for work. With my bodyguardz Shock case, fits perfect in my front pocket with my wallet.
  10. DizzyV6P thread starter macrumors regular


    Mar 11, 2011
    I usually put my keys in my left pocket and wallet in right pocket of my dress slacks. I might have to move my keys to wallet side and put the phone on left side. As for my carpenter jeans, I"ll have to try the regular pockets then. I used to slip the 5s into the slim right leg pocket, which the 6s+ doesn't fit now.
  11. delude macrumors 6502

    Dec 27, 2007
  12. TG1 macrumors 6502a


    Feb 21, 2011
    Pocket of my jeans works fine for me going caseless or with a thin case. I wouldn't want to walk around all day with it, but it's really been no problem with the 6S Plus and my Note 4 previously.
  13. AJsAWiz macrumors 68040


    Jun 28, 2007
    1. Handbag in a section/pocket I've reserved for the iPhone. I don't put anything else in it.
    2. Small clutch that fits it perfectly.
    3. "Fitt" Gear Running Belt that goes around my waist.
    4. WizGear All In One Multifunctional Phone Mount
    5. Cargo Pocket in pants
  14. Allin44 macrumors 6502

    Sep 1, 2014
    No issue keeping it in my pants/shorts pocket.
  15. eyeseeyou macrumors 68030

    Feb 4, 2011
    Honestly shopping for one.
  16. lugworm macrumors 6502


    Apr 4, 2011
  17. pcmike macrumors 6502


    Jun 17, 2007
    Lake Worth, FL
    I wear slim fit pants and the phone with a Magpaul case barely fits in my front pocket and it barely fits in my back pocket. By barely, I mean in the front you can kind of see it from the side depending on the pants and in the back pocket it always sticks out slightly.
  18. Warbrain macrumors 603


    Jun 28, 2004
    Chicago, IL
    No case, front pocket or back pocket of my jeans. I tend to wear slim fit jeans. If I have a hoodie on it'll go in there or in my backpack from time to time.
  19. J.C macrumors 6502

    Nov 12, 2008
    I carry my 6S Plus in my sock. And I carry my socks in my underpants.

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