So, you’ve decided to get the Apple’s new 7.9 inch tablet iPad Mini. It is gracefully thin to its 9.7-inch compatriot. Lighter and thinner, the iPad Mini fits in one hand, with this reduced-size the more screen real-estate than the Nexus 7.
Like most of your gadgets-tablets and smartphones, case you select for your device is what really makes it a difference. It personalizes your device and make a fashion statement.
We have listed some of the hottest cases available for the Apple iPad Mini. Browse through these cases below to see them.
1. Ionic Rotating Leather iPad Mini Case and Stand (under $20)
Ionic has launched a PU leather case for the iPad Mini that features a rotating stand, moleskine style elastic closure strap, and lots of color options. We like the back opening that shows off the Apple logo on the iPad Mini, it’s a nice little design feature. The case is available in a plethora of colors- black, red, blue, and brown.
2. iFrogz Breeze Cute iPad Mini Cases
This is a slick looking case that features a TPU backing for your Mini. It is designed to be interesting to look at and to touch with the textured aerated back. It will retail for $29.99 but is currently out of stock.
3. ClamCase iPad Mini Keyboard Case (Price TBA)
ClamCase is essentially turns your iPad Mini into a netbook. It fully encases your iPad, protecting the back and the front. With a 360 degree hinge that lets you position your tablet at any angle you want, it is a very convenient stand for watching movies.
4. Photive Ultra Slim Folio Case (under $15)
The Photive iPad Mini case is a surprisingly good looking case that is loaded with features. This is a durable padded shell for the iPad that covers the front and back nicely. The front flap folds over and turns into a stand, it also acts as a smart cover too with built in sleep/wake magnets.
5. Belkin Quilted iPad Mini Cases ($39.99)
Belkin has announced five new iPad Mini cases, each slightly different from the last, that look quite pretty. The cases all feature the same things- they double as adjustable stands, have magnetic tab closures, fully protect the iPad with something called “Protective Corners” and are all folio style.
One of the first case-makers out of the traps to hoping to keep your iPad Mini box fresh, our pick of the new line-up is this glossy number that comes in either red or black and fits around the back of the Mini with raised edges to add a little more protection to that iPad 2-like LED display.
7. ZAGGkeys Mini 7 and 9 cases ($89.99)
Offering its latest all-in-one protection with Bluetooth 3.0 keyboard in two sizes, the folio case will offer 90% of the space of a traditional keyboard and features special function keys to access volume control, screen lock and even copy and paste without reaching for the screen.
8. ShockDrop iPad Mini Case ($59.95)
The ShockDrop case by Hard Candy features silicon shock-absorbing four-corner protection, tear-proof flaps and a semi-rigid screen protector.
9. Kensington’s Brown Marble iPad Mini Case ($34.99)
Kensington’s Brown Marble has an ultra-thin, two-position stand.
10. Targus iPad Mini Version Versavu ($49.99)
The Versavu, by Targus, has a water resistent exterior shell to help prevent against bumps or accidental spills. Available in red and black.
Any cool cases we missed? Let us know in the comments.