...plus rugged cases, cases for kids, and more
This week’s roundup of new iPad case features a number of folio options from OtterBox, Pelican, Targus, and Kensington, a kid-friendly alternative from Khomo, and much more.
The Arca (all iPad models; $25) sports a clamshell design with a sturdy zipper for safe transport while you’re on the go.
The Arca features a removable and adjustable shoulder strap, an integrated handle on the back panel, and a plush interior padding liner.
The Ridge (iPad Air 2; $45) features a sturdy exterior with a soft microsuede interior that helps protect your iPad from drops and accidental falls.
Made with vegan leather, the case turns into a stand in landscape orientation with support for six different angles, is compatible with your iPad Air 2’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and includes a magnetic lid for safe transport. The Ridge is available in blue, black, or red.
The Karbon Kozane S Series (iPad Air; $90) sports a scratch-resistant shell reinforced with diagonal fibers for superior protection that doesn’t add too much bulk.
The snap-on case is designed to shield off radio interference, comes with precise cutouts for the iPad’s buttons, camera opening, and Lighting port, and features a special formulated coating that helps prevent smudges.
The Comercio Plus Soft Folio (iPad Air and Air 2; $30) provides “basket-style” protection for the back and side of your iPad Air while preventing damage to your screen thanks to its magnetic cover.
The case doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, is compatible with your iPad Air’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and includes three card slots with an additional pocket inside its cover for your credit cards and photo ID. The Comercio Plus comes in black, denim blue, plum, red, or slate grey.
The Safekids (all iPad minis; $21) sports a delightful train-shaped design that will appeal to children and… children at heart.
Made with foam, the case sports a sturdy construction that prevents damage from shocks and long term wear and tear, provides full coverage for the front, back and side of your iPad, and features a raised bezel to protect your screen at all times. Available in pink or blue, the case also includes a convenient carrying handle.
The Symmetry Folio (iPad Air 2; $70) features a versatile front cover that protects your screen when closed and doubles as a viewing stand in both landscape and portrait orientation.
Certified to withstand outdoor elements, the case triggers the iPad Air 2’s sleep/wake feature, and comes in black night or glacier storm.
Available in black or grey, the Vault Case (iPad Air 2; $95) meets military drop standards and sports water-tight seals that prevent rain or water from making their way in to where they’re not supposed to.
The case includes a rigid front cover screen cover that turns into a stand in landscape orientation, is easy to assemble and install, and has been designed to completely seal off dust and dirt from your iPad’s ports and buttons.
The Versavu Slim (iPad mini and iPad mini 2; $53) is a folio case with a soft interior lining that prevents scratches and smudges to your screen.
The case triggers the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, doubles as a multi-position stand in either portrait or landscape orientation, and comes in red, grey, or black.
The HDX (iPad Air 2; $40) is a crystal-clear screen protector built with active use in mind.
Made from sturdy military-grade materials, the HDX has a coating that can heal dings and scratches over time, and comes with a lifetime warranty.