The Week in iPad Cases: Incase's EO Travel Backpack is ready for takeoff

This week's roundup of new iPad cases includes the EO Travel Backpack, which has plenty of room for all of your gear.

  • Brenthaven Collins Vertical Messenger Bag Blue - 13 in...

    MSRP $59.95
    on Amazon
  • iLuv Simple Folio for iPad mini (AM2SIMFBK)

    on Amazon
  • Incase Designs Incase EO Travel Backpack (Black)

    $179.00 MSRP $179.95
    on Amazon
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New iPad cases of the week

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases includes the EO Travel Backpack, which has plenty of room for all of your gear. Plus, rugged cases, functional folios, keyboards, and more. Read on!

brenthaven collins ipad


The Collins Vertical Messenger Bag (all iPad models; $69.95 MSRP, same price on Amazon) has enough room to keep your gear and accessories protected.

Accented with a vegan leather trim, the bag sports an organized main compartment that comfortably holds your iPad, and a quick-access exterior pocket for your iPhone. It comes in gray or blue.

iluv simplefolio ipad


The Simple Folio (all iPad mini models; $10 MSRP, $19 on Amazon) is... well, a simple folio, with a simple price point. Available in black or red, the case doubles as a stand that can prop your iPad up in landscape orientation, and is durable enough to help prevent dents and scratches.

incase eobackpack ipad


The EO Travel Backpack (all iPad models; $179.95 MSRP, $128.40 on Amazon) is water resistant, and has dedicated zippered compartments for all your gear—a front zippered pocket for your accessories, a MacBook sleeve, and spots for your iPhone and iPad. Plus, it has padded back panels for comfort, adjustable shoulder straps, and can provide additional storage on demand if you release a special set of side clips.

medge velocity ipad


The Velocity (all iPad mini models; $50 MSRP) features a rugged hard-shell exterior, providing military-grade protection from falls and drops. It also protects against water damage when fully closed, and turns into a stand in landscape orientation with support for multiple angles for viewing or typing.

newtrent airbenderapex ipad

New Trent

The Airbender Apex (12.9-inch iPad Pro; $89.95 MSRP, $49.93 on Amazon) includes a removable Bluetooth keyboard with spacious keys for comfortable typing.

The case itself sports a matte finish, as well as a hinge that can be easily detached from the main body for convenience, and is compatible with the iPad’s magnetic sleep/wake function.

solo surge ipad


The Surge (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $40 MSRP, $28 on Amazon) is a flexible folio case with a magnetic strap closure.

This polyester-based case features interior tensioned clips at each corner to secure your iPad and a swivel mount for hands-free use in either portrait or landscape orientation. It can also be used as a stand, with support for multiple viewing and typing angles.

trident krakenams ipad


The Kraken A.M.S (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $70 MSRP) keeps your iPad protected from unpredictable hazards, thanks to its sturdy build and tough polycarbonate exterior designed for an active lifestyle.

The case provides full coverage from harmful contaminants, has been tested to withstand drops from up to four feet high, and keeps rain and water splashes away from the iPad’s sensitive ports. Available in black or classic blue, the Kraken A.M.S. is compatible with a number of optional accessories, like shoulder straps, mounts, and holders.

tucano colore ipad


The Colore Second Skin (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $25 MSRP, $23 on Amazon) is a colorful sleeve that’s custom-designed to provide enhanced scratch prevention and impact absorption.

The neoprene sleeve includes an interior elastic cover to secure your iPad, includes a convenient zippered closure, and comes in black, blue, orange, pink, purple, or red.

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Vaja Cases

The Vintage Leather Sleeve (9.7-inch iPad Pro; price unavailable) is handcrafted with distressed leather, sports a magnetic closure, and even includes an Apple Pencil holder inside its fold-over flap.