Logitech has announced an all new case for the upcoming range of iPad Pro, which was unveiled at WWDC 2017. The case comes for both 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPads, and is already up for sale in Apple Stores as well as e-commerce portals. The case comes with a host of features for the new iPad models. Also Read - iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 heading to the stores soon, launch event still rumored on October 13Also Read - Apple iPhone 12 Mini could cost $700, lack 5G connectivity; Here’s everything we know about the compact smartphone
The protective case comes with a protection cover and also a detachable keyboard. The case is available in two shades — black and blue. It is a multi-function design that can be used while performing four basic functions over the iPad Pro — Typing, Viewing, FaceTime, and Reading. As per Logitech, users can easily remove the keyboard or use the protection cover as a stand. The case is a multi-function case. It also comes with a holder for the Apple Pencil. Also Read - Apple Watch Series 3 users should wait before updating to watchOS 7; Here's why
The case is targeted at those on the go as it helps keep all iPad Pro accessories like the Pencil handy and also makes switching between different modes convenient. The case keypad doubles up as the display protector and connects using Apple’s Smart Connector, and comes with three levels of brightness for backlighting. The keypad also features a host of dedicated iOS shortcuts. The case can be charged through the iPad itself and there’s no need to attach an additional external charger. ALSO READ: JBL Clip 2, Creative Muvo 10, Zoook ZB Rocker Mini, and more: Top 10 portable Bluetooth speakers under Rs 5,000
The Slim Combo case can be rotated within 50 degrees and claims to give better viewing angles. “In the past, you were bound to a workspace with a PC, and used your tablet for quick messages or entertainment when you weren’t in the office; that’s not the case anymore,” said Michele Hermann, vice president of mobility at Logitech, in the company’s release. He added, “To be a pro today, you need the power of the PC, but more easily available whether you’re on a train, at the park, in a meeting or wherever you need to be. The Slim Combo unleashes the power of iPad Pro to bring you the future of personal computing; a future that’s easier, faster and more fun.”
The iPad Pro cases are available only in the US for now with no word regarding Indian availability. The 10.5-inch iPad Pro is priced online at the Logitech store for $129.99 (approximately Rs 8,400), and the 12.9-inch iPad Pro Slim Combo case is priced for $149.99 (approximately Rs 9,700). Both are also up for sale on the Apple Store.