Check out this week's lineup
This week’s roundup of new iPad cases includes artistic designs from Pad & Quill and keyboard alternatives from M-Edge and Sunrise Hitek. And if you prefer simple styles, we’ve got some good-looking alternatives from Incipio and Belkin.
The FormFit Coverlet (all iPad mini models; $40) features a stylish yet minimalistic design, with a form fitting frame and a front cover to help prevent damage to your screen.
Available in sorbet or lavender, the case sports a velvety lining and doubles as a stand with support for multiple viewing angles.
The Delta Folio (iPad Air 2; $30) sports a rigid cover and back for all around protection.
Made from vegan leather, the Delta Folio features an interior microfiber lining, folds into a stand for typing or viewing in landscape orientation, and comes in black, lime, gray, or pink.
The Zamothrace (iPad Air and iPad mini 2; price unavailable) sports a stylish design with a Z-shaped folding cover that triggers the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature when opened.
Available in black or white, the Zamothrace comes with a winglet stand that works both in landscape or portrait orientation, includes a sturdy back plate for extra protection, and features a microfiber lining that cushions your iPad from impact.
The Folio Plus Pro Keyboard (all iPad models; $50) comes with a removable Bluetooth keyboard to help you get work done when you’re on the go.
Slim and lightweight, the case sports a secure elastic closure, doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, and includes a silicone mount with corner straps.
The MoKo (iPad Air 2; $18) comes in a variety of eye-catching colors, including black, blue, green, magenta, purple, red, and yellow.
Designed to completely surround and protect your iPad from drops and shocks, the case sports a built-in screen protector, includes a foldable kickstand, and provides full access to all your ports and buttons.
The Leather Case (iPad mini 3; $85 to $175) is a fashionable folio case made from real tanned leather.
The case doubles as stand in landscape orientation with its retractable kickstand, features inside pockets where you can store your documents, and comes in black or serpent sabbia. You can personalize it with your own choice of patterned fabrics and an exhaustive selection of colors for a truly unique experience.
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Looking for something a little different? The Graduate Artist Series (all iPad mini models; $60) sports colorful covers created by local Minneapolis artists and is available in three themes: Apple Tree, Journey, and Road Home.
The case turns into a stand in landscape orientation, is compatible with the iPad mini’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and comes with an optional inside pocket for your documents.
The Moleskine Journal Cover (all iPad mini models; $120) sports enough room for your iPad mini and a Moleskine journal where you can takes notes the old fashioned way.
Made with top grain Alano leather, the Journal is covered with waxed Italian cloth decorated with a great-looking pattern, includes three slots for credit cards and photo IDs, and includes a holder for your favorite pen or stylus.
The Ultrathin Aluminum (all iPad models except iPad first generation; $49 to $349) features a snap-on QWERTY keyboard that doubles as a sleek, aluminum cover with a dedicated Home button.
The case includes a thin slot that automatically arranges your iPad at an optimal angle for typing and viewing, is compatible with the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and can be personalized with your own artwork for a more personal touch. According to the manufacturer, the keyboard’s lithium battery lasts up to 55 hours when used continuously.