Fun with folios
This week’s roundup of new iPad cases features a few new folios for the iPad Pro—from Incase, Incipio, Patchworks, and more. Read on!
Made with water-resistant nylon, the bag features a big main compartment with a number of sections, a padded divider with a dedicated velcro closure for your iPad, and exterior zippered pockets for additional storage. The Poly North Messenger comes in black, brown, or purple.
The AirStrap 360 (9.7-inch iPad Pro and iPad Air 2; $40 from Griffin, or $26.24 from Amazon) is a rubber hard-shell case that protects your iPad’s back and edges from drops from up to three feet high.
The case features a rounded edges for a comfortable grip, a raised bezel to keep your screen safe, and cutouts for the iPad’s ports and buttons. The AirStrap 360 also includes a rotating strap that turns at 30-degree intervals for one-hand use.
Made with synthetic leather, the slim case sports a magnetic closure, supports multiple viewing angles when used as a stand, and is compatible with the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature.
The snap-on folio case doubles as a stand for either typing or viewing in landscape orientation, is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, and is available in black, grey, pink, or turquoise.
Made with a water-resistant canvas, the Beauchamp comes with a colored polyester lining, and features a main zippered compartment divided into a number of sections for your iPad, iPhone, and their accessories. It’s available in seven colors: black, black/gold, navy, chestnut, coral, grey, or sea.
The Rescue (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $30 through Luvvitt or $10 on Amazon) is a folio-style case that will keep your device safe from occasional bumps and drops, and can be used as multi-angle stand for typing or viewing in landscape orientation. It’s also compatible with the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake feature.
The PureCover (9.7-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $35 to $45) sports a transparent hard-shell back with a solid cover for all-around protection.
This folio case is compatible with the iPad Pro’s magnetic sleep/wake feature, doubles as a stand for extra convenience, and comes in champagne gold, black, grey, navy, or pink.
Urban Armor Gear
The lightweight Screen Shield (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $54.95 through UAG or Amazon) is a screen protector, adding a thin layer of sturdy glass material to your screen to protect it from chips and scratches. It features an oleophobic coating that keeps smudges and fingerprints away, and offers crystal-clear optical quality for a “barely-there” feel.
Available in grizzly or black tone, the Indy (all iPad models; $179 to $189) is a compact shoulder bag made with full-grain leather.
The Indy includes a main zippered compartment for your electronics, an exterior pocket for your accessories, and an adjustable leather strap for comfortable over-the-shoulder carrying. The bag can be customized with either nickel or matte hardware and different colored trims that come in black, green, pine, pearl, copper, or flame.