Don't-Miss Tablet accessory Stories
Macally's low-priced iKey30 iPad keyboard foregoes a Bluetooth connection in favor of a dock-connector cable. This is in some ways less convenient than a wireless connection, but it has its own advantages.
Logitech's UE Air AirPlay speaker system gets a lot right, from its simple setup to its wireless performance to its built-in iPhone/iPod dock cradle. But it's audio quality is unremarkable.
The Sydnee isn't inexpensive, but if you've got a few iPads and other iOS devices, it offers the convenience of full-speed charging of up to four iPads from a single wall outlet. However, if any of your iPads are protected by bulky cases, the Sydnee's design means those iPads have to share a single shelf, as the charger's slide-in slots can't accommodate bulkier cases.
Many iPad keyboard cases are big and bulky, and you have to take them with you even when you don’t need the physical keyboard. Logitech's Smart Cover-inspired Ultrathin Keyboard Cover is svelte enough that if you do serious typing on your iPad, you may actually want to carry it with you all the time.
Book's Python Sling holds all your computing and photography gear while keeping it safe and easily accessible.
Sleek-looking backpack is comfortable and compact, but surprisingly roomy inside.
At the $250 list price, Scosche's IEM856md and IEM856m canalbuds aren't cheap, but they offer great, well-balanced sound with no glaring weaknesses. Their substantially lower street prices make them potentially great values.
The Lower East Side Audio Dock Air sounds amazing and doesn't take up much space, but it's not without some odd design choices.
The Wi-Drive is a small flash drive that provides external storage for your iOS device.
Incipio's Weekender strikes a good balance between a backpack, a messenger bag, and carry-on luggage. It offers solid construction and a comfortable design that lets you bring all your travel gear--clothes, gadgets, and gear--in a single, roomy bag.
The BassDock is a very good iPad charging stand, and the integrated speaker is plenty powerful, too.
The Tankbot, AppSpeed Monster Truck, and Sphero are tiny vehicles that use your iOS device as a remote control. But which one is the best for amusing your kids and pets?
Speck's CandyShell case brings bold flair to your iPhone 4/4S while still keeping it safe.