The Week in iPad Cases: Weekender bags for your iPad Pro

This week's roundup of new iPad cases brings you four new "weekender" style briefcases with dedicated pockets for your iPad, from WaterField Designs, HEX, MacCase, and Snugg.

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This week’s roundup of new iPad cases brings you four new “weekender” style briefcases with dedicated pockets for your iPad, from WaterField Designs, HEX, MacCase, and Snugg. Read on!

caselogic snapview ipad

Case Logic

Available in petrol green or black, the SnapView 2.0 (iPad Pro; $50) is a folio case, with a hard-shell backing and versatile cover for all-around protection.

The case turns into a stand in landscape orientation for either typing or viewing, includes a snap closure to keep your iPad Pro safe when you’re on the go, and offers full access to all of its ports and buttons.

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The Marquee Laptop Briefcase (all iPad models and iPad Pro; $299.95) is a leather briefcase with a suspension compartment designed to safely store all your Apple gear.

The briefcase includes an organizer for your pens and Apple Pencil, and has a catchy camouflage lining designed to protect against scratches and smudges. The Marquee comes with a webbed shoulder strap for comfort, and is available in brown or black.

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With its streamlined design, the Tablet Cover (all iPad models and iPad Pro; $10 to $13) surrounds your iPad with foam padding and soft fabric to help prevent damage from scratches and bumps.

Made with eco-friendly materials, the sleeve sports a canvas layer for extra sturdiness, a double-zippered closure, and a smaller side pocket for your accessories. The Tablet Cover comes in different sizes that fit every iPad model.

incipio faraday ipad


The Faraday (iPad Pro; $50) features a streamlined folio design that protects your iPad from everyday accidents.

This faux-leather case includes a magnetic closure for safe transportation, and sports a microfiber inner lining that safeguards and cleans your screen. The Faraday supports a bunch of different viewing and typing angles when used as a stand in landscape orientation, and is available in black, gray, navy, or pink.

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The Premium Briefcase (iPad Pro; $249.95 to $279.95) features a dedicated main compartment for your iPad Pro and many smaller pockets for everything else you need when you’re out and about.

Available in “vintage” (pictured here) or black, the briefcase comes with an Apple Pencil holder, an optional shoulder strap, and a padded interior lined with poly-suede for a smashing look.

stm halfshell ipad


The transparent Half Shell (iPad Pro; $39.95) lets your iPad Pro’s industrial design shine through, while keeping its back protected from bumps and scratches.

The case is compatible with Apple’s Smart Cover and Smart Keyboard, and includes nicely-sized cutouts for the iPad’s buttons, Lightning connector, and camera.

thesnugg messengerbag ipad

The Snugg

The Messenger Bag (all iPad models and iPad Pro; $80) is a faux-leather bag with a cushioned interior finished with metal clip fasteners.

The bag comes in two sizes, sports a number of pockets and compartments for your Apple gear and accessories, and comes with a handle and a durable fabric shoulder strap. It’s available in black, brown, or red.

vaja leather ipad


The Detachable Case (iPad Pro; $320) combines a hard-shell frame with a leather exterior for an elegant look. (Hey, for $320, it better be nice, right?)

The case, available in Crown Blue or Floater Black, sports a magnetic detachable cover, doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, and is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature.

waterfielddesign cargo ipad

WaterField Designs

The Cargo Laptop Bag (all iPad models and iPad Pro; $229 to $309) is a versatile bag available in three different sizes for all the needs of an active lifestyle.

The Cargo includes a generous main compartment with a bunch of pockets for organized storage, a non-slip shoulder strap, and an anodized aluminum buckle to quickly secure its flap. The bag comes in Black Ballistic, Celeste Indium, and Taxi Indium synthetic finishes, or in one of six leather options.

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