Apple’s sixth generation iPad, i.e. the iPad, is surprisingly skinny. The reason that a tablet as big as the iPad Air 2 is being regarded as easy to handle is because it is just 6.1 mm thick, which has probably made many users wonder how durable it might be. However, that does not mean that owners of previous iPad models do not need to worry about the durability of their tablet. Thus, having the right case can help add some personal style to the otherwise minimalist design of Apple’s iPads and keep them safe. So, here are the top 10 best iPad cases and covers in last 2014 to choose from.
10. i-Blason iPad Air 2 Case [ArmorBox Kido Series] Convertable Stand Cover
Even kids have their own iPad Air 2, so it makes sense that a case like this one is made of impact-resistant PCB. This case is available in many different colors to choose from, so it will give any kid’s iPad Air 2 some character and flash. The edge of this case, in particular, is made of impact-resistant materials, and the corners are made of double-impact resistant materials so impact from drops will be absorbed. A unique carry handle is also featured by this case on the side.
9. New Trent Airbender 1.0 iPad Keyboard Case
The Airbender 1.0 is an upgraded version of New Trent’s classic Airbender case, which comes with a Bluetooth keyboard that has been built into it. The hard thermoplastic shell will offer ultimate protection to an iPad 2, 3 or 4 by wrapping snugly around the device. Moreover, the iPad will transform into a completely functional tablet computer thanks to the Bluetooth keyboard. The arm of this case is fully rotatable, so the viewing angle and distance can be adjusted as desired, whether in landscape mode or portrait mode.
8. KHOMO DUAL Super Slim Black Cover For iPad Air 2
This happens to be a chic and lightweight case with a low-profile, so no bulk will be added to the iPad Air 2. Despite being stylish, this case is quite affordable. The fact that it is an ultra slim probably contributes to its light weight. However, this case still offers the utmost protection thanks to a combination of polyurethane front cover and a polycarbonate rubberized back cover. This case can also be propped in two different ways and comes with a sleep/wake function too.
7. Fintie SmartShell Case for iPad Air 2
This case has been specifically designed for the iPad Air 2, with accurate cut-outs and openings, so all tablet features will be easily accessible. It simply has to be clipped onto an iPad Air 2 in order to ensure its protection. Whenever the lid of this case is closed, it puts the automatically puts the device to sleep and does the opposite once the lid is opened. Since the cover can be slipped, this case also serves as a keyboard stand and viewing stand.
6. SUPCASE [Heavy Duty] iPad Mini Retina Case
This case consist of a dual layer, featuring a combination of flexible TPU and polycarbonate hard shell, so accidental bumps, drop and shock will not affect the iPad it is protecting. The front cover contains a built-in screen protector, so while scratches are prevented, the sensitivity of the touch screen is not compromised. Easy installation is ensured by the advanced Snap-On front cover design of this case. Even with this case installed, all features of the iPad Mini will remain accessible, while debris and dust are kept out by the port covers.
5. i-Blason ArmorBox Dual Layer Protective Case
This case is the perfect alternative for iPad Air users who do not want a really heavy case. Despite being very functional and protective, this case also looks quite stunning. A combination of strong polycarbonate hard shell and a silicone cover is featured by this case, both made from materials that are hazard-free. Apart from providing cushioning, enhanced gripping and handling are also delivered by the lightweight silicone material that is featured by this case. Moreover, it is also possible to easily convert this case into a stand.
4. Snugg iPad Air 2 Case in Black Leather
This case makes it possible to protect the iPad Air with style. The day to day wear and tear the iPad Air could likely be subjected to will be prevented by this case. PU leather happens to be strong, tear-resistant and can be wiped clean. Remarkable soft nubuck leather has been used for the lining of this case, so the iPad is cushioned from impacts. It is possible to fold the cover of this case around the back of the iPad, transforming it into a stand.
3. High Quality Pepkoo Spider Waterproof Shockproof Dustproof Case
This case is capable of keeping an iPad 2, 3 or 4 safe and unscathed even if it drops down on a hard surface from a height of 1.8 meters. Based on testing, shock between a frequency of 20HZ and 2000HZ can be withstood by this case. Despite its remarkable strong protective capabilities, this case looks cool and feels comfortable. Even all the ports of the iPad receive appropriate protection through this case. There is also a fingerprint-proof screen protector that does not hinder the use of the touchscreen.
2. KHOMO iPad Mini / Mini Retina / Mini 3 Case
This case is perfect for anyone looking for an affordable and stylish way to protect an iPad Mini, especially the Retina Display. A polycarbonate front cover is used by this case along with a hard polycarbonate rubberized back protector. This is an ultra slim case so it is almost as thin as an iPad Mini. Apart from offer the iPad superb protection from dust, fingerprint, oil, scratches, small impact, etc., it can also be used as a stand, whether horizontally or vertically.
1. MoKo Ultra Slim Lightweight Smart-shell Stand Cover Case
This is a durable, high quality and stylish case that can be easily installed and removed. This case will put an iPad to sleep automatically the moment the lid is closed and will wake the tablet as soon as the lid is opened. The back cover of this case is hard but also ultra slim so along with keep an iPad protected, it does not add too much bulk to the device. It can be propped up in convenient positions whether for typing or viewing a video, and a magnetic closure is also included.
In the past couple of years, several tablet computers have been released by Apple. Even though Apple continues to enhance the durability of their tablets, users cannot help but fear that precious device might not remain functional after a mishap. So, the above top 10 best iPad cases and covers in last 2014 some of the finest options to ensure the safety of an iPad.