A clear case from Speck, the latest from Pad & Quill, and more
This week’s roundup of new iPad cases includes all new gear for the new iPad Pro, from folios to screen protectors. Read on!
The Smart Keyboard (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $149) features an updated layout for the new iPad Pro’s smaller form factor while retaining all the original functionality introduced with its larger cousin.
The case offers a full-body protective solution when closed, can be used as a stand for viewing or typing in landscape orientation, and incorporates a lightweight keyboard powered through the iPad Pro’s Smart Connector for a seamless set up.
The ScreenGuardz HD Impact (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $39.95) is a sturdy screen protector, designed to keep your iPad’s screen safe without reducing its performance.
The screen shield has been engineered to keep fingerprints from sticking, can be easily installed thanks to its silicone adhesive, and comes with an optional anti-glare matte finish that minimizes light reflection.
Slim and durable, the Solids Collection (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $64.95 to $74.95) features a folio layout with an elastic strap closure that keeps its cover secure during transport.
The case includes a polymer tray with precise cutouts for all of the iPad’s ports and buttons, supports different viewing angles when used as a stand, and is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature. It also sports an elastic loop for your Apple Pencil, and comes in cardinal, ocean, fog, or black/charcoal.
The SnapBook (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $50) incorporates a protective cover that should keep your screen free of scratches and smudges.
Designed to withstand drops from up to six feet high, the case features a rigid removable back shell that can be used on its own, and it doubles as a stand with support for multiple typing and viewing angles in landscape orientation.
The Vera Folio (9.7-inch iPad Pro; price unavailable) features a versatile folio design, with an inside cover that includes a number of slots for important cards.
This handcrafted case can be secured around your arm for a safe hold when you need to use your iPad as you walk around, and includes a sturdy base for use as a stand for typing or viewing in landscape orientation.
Pad & Quill
The Oxford Leather Case (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $109.95) is an elegant full-grain leather folio that sports a generous interior pocket for extra documents and accessories.
Finished with a UV-resistant coating, the case doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, includes an elastic cover closure, and is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature. The Oxford offers storage for your Apple Pencil, and can be used in conjunction with Apple’s Smart Keyboard. It’s available in chestnut or whiskey.
The Vettra ST (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $69.95) sports a lightweight design with a functional cover for superior protection during a busy day.
The case is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, includes a non-slip lining for extra grip on slippery surfaces, and doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, with support for both typing and viewing angles. The Vettra ST can be used together with Apple’s Smart Keyboard, and is available in tan, black, or fiery coral.
The SmartShell Plus (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $59.95) sports a see-though design with a reinforced dual-layer edge that helps prevent damage from impact and shock.
Compatible with Apple’s Smart Keyboard and Smart Cover, the case has been tested to withstand high temperatures, wear and tear, cracks, and abrasive liquids, and comes in two translucent finishes.
The Messenger Folio (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $60) is a case that features a built-in rechargeable Bluetooth keyboard for comfortable typing.
The case comes with a fashionable fabric cover, a snap-on cradle for quick installation, and a retractable kickstand for hands-free use.