What are the absolute best instances for Apple's 2017 entry-level 9.7-inch iPad?
The 2017 9.7-inch iPad is the similar peak and width as its predecessor, the 9.7-inch iPad Air 2, as smartly its present high-end cousin, the 9.7-inch iPad Professional. Sadly, it is a tad thicker than both, coming in at 7.5mm to the others' 6.1mm. That signifies that if in case you have older iPad instances, they would possibly not have compatibility this new iPad. (The 2017 iPad is the similar measurement and form as the unique iPad Air, however you might run into rear digital camera cutout problems in case you attempt to have compatibility an previous Air case on a brand new iPad.)
Many makers are nonetheless spinning up manufacturing on instances for the new 9.7-inch iPad, however we do know of a couple of firms running on new instances: Here is what's to be had to this point (and what is going to quickly be to be had)!
iPad Sensible Duvet
The only to be had case for the new iPad on Apple's site, the Sensible Duvet protects your iPad's display if you find yourself now not the use of it (and acts as a foldable kickstand if you find yourself). It is to be had in a number of colours (together with Product RED), and — in contrast to lots of the different choices in this listing — you'll be able to purchase it presently.
Pad and Quill Walden Case
If you are taking a look for a book-like choice to offer protection to your iPad, Pad and Quill has up to date its whole line of moleskine-style instances for the iPad, together with the $49.99 Walden Case. The light-weight e-book duvet attaches to the rear of your iPad with robust 3M adhesive, protective the entrance with a clean internal and leather-based external.
Logitech Rugged Combo
Designed for the study room, Logitech's Rugged Combo keyboard case gives a safe shell for the 9.7-inch iPad that wards off dents and wayward bumps. It additionally comes with a removable Bluetooth keyboard if you are taking a look for a forged keyboard case that will help you get paintings executed. Bonus: For many who love previous Mac laptops, it has a distinctly PowerBook-era glance.
Speck Stability Folio
Speck is in the midst of updating its well-liked multicolored foldable case and stand for the 9.7-inch iPad, to be had in one in every of six colours. Recently, the corporate is permitting attainable consumers to enroll for an e-mail record in order that they may be able to get first dibs when the instances are to be had.
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