The Week in iPad Cases: Incase's new padded sleeve for the iPad Pro

This week's roundup of new iPad cases includes Incase's latest sleeve for the iPad Pro, which has a built-in holder for the Apple Pencil.

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  • SureFit 2.0 Folio for 10-inch Tablets

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  • Incase Slim Sleeve for iPad Pro 12.9" - Heather Khaki -...

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  • Premium Leather iPad Pro Sleeve

    $74.95 MSRP $74.95
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  • iPad Pro Case, New Trent Gladius Pro iPad Case for iPad Pro...

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  • Cinema for 9.7-inch iPad Pro

    $152.00 MSRP $152.00
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    on Piel Frama
  • Solo Link Universal Tablet Case, Fits tablets 8.5" up to...

    $10.29 MSRP $36.99
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    on Amazon
  • Drifter Energy Backpack

    $239.95 MSRP $239.95
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    on STM
  • Waterwear for iPad

    $9.99 MSRP $33.99
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    on USBfever
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New iPad cases of the week

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases includes Incase’s latest sleeve for the iPad Pro, which has a built-in holder for the Apple Pencil. Plus, simple sleeves, power-packed backpacks, waterproof pouches for your days at the beach, messenger bags, and more. Read on!

caselogic surefitfolio ipad
  • SureFit 2.0 Folio for 10-inch Tablets

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Case Logic

The SureFit 2.0 (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; price unavailable) is book-style folio secured by an elastic closure.

The case includes rubber-coated grips that keep your iPad firmly in place, and supports a number of viewing and typing angles when used as a stand. It comes in black, morel, or phlox.

incase slimsleeve ipad
  • Incase Slim Sleeve for iPad Pro 12.9" - Heather Khaki...

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Incase

The Slim Sleeve with Pencil Slot (9.7-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $39.95 to $49.95 MSRP, $46.95 on Amazon) features faux-fur lining for extra cushioning. The sleeve includes a matching zipper and an embedded Apple Pencil slot, and was built to withstand daily wear and tear—and to make sure your iPad survives the occasional drop.

maccase premiumsleeve ipad
  • Premium Leather iPad Pro Sleeve

    $74.95 MSRP $74.95
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MacCase

The Premium Sleeve (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $74.95 MSRP) sports a finely-crafted top-grain leather exterior, finished with contrasting white stitches. The case features a magnetic closure, all-around reinforced padding, and perimeter bumpers for additional protection. The Premium Sleeve also comes with an optional matching accessory pouch for all your cables and chargers.

newtrent gladius ipad
  • iPad Pro Case, New Trent Gladius Pro iPad Case for...

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New Trent

The Gladius Pro (9.7-inch iPad Pro; $99.95 MSRP, $39.93 on Amazon) combines rugged protection with a rotating leather handle for comfortable single-handed use.

The case features an interior clamshell enclosure for the iPad, a rubber exterior for impact protection, and a retractable metal stand for hands-free use in landscape or portrait orientation. The Gladius Pro also comes with a built-in screen protector for additional safekeeping.

pielframa cineman ipad
  • Cinema for 9.7-inch iPad Pro

    $152.00 MSRP $152.00
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    on Piel Frama
Piel Frama

Handcrafted from real leather, the Cinema (9.7-inch iPad Pro; €135 to €155 MSRP or roughly $150 to $175) keeps your iPad fashionably protectedm, with a variety of materials and patterns to choose from.

The folio case is compatible with the iPad’s magnetic/sleep wake function, doubles as a stand in landscape orientation, and includes a soft leather lining for a smudge-free screen. The Cinema offers full access to the iPad’s ports and buttons, and sports a magnetic closure that keeps its cover in place.

solo link ipad
  • Solo Link Universal Tablet Case, Fits tablets 8.5" up...

    $10.29 MSRP $36.99
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    on Amazon
Solo

The Link Universal Tablet Case (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $40 MSRP, $18.88 on Amazon) is a functional, sturdy folio. It sports a magnetic clasp, and includes a swivel mount that can prop your iPad up in either landscape or portrait orientation.

stm drifter ipad
  • Drifter Energy Backpack

    $239.95 MSRP $239.95
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    on STM
STM

The Drifter (all iPad models; $239.95 MSRP) keeps your gear fully protected and powered through a long workday, thanks to its built-in rapid-charge battery pack.

The backpack features a sizeable main compartment for your iPad, laptop, and books or other accessories, a see-through interior pocket for your iPhone, and a rain cover that can be stored away when you don’t need it. The Drifter also comes with a reflective light loop for visibility at night, and is available in camo, graphite, or navy.

tucano tubi ipad
Tucano

The Tubi Utility (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $80 MSRP) is a sleek bag designed to safely transport your iPad while you’re biking around.

The bag includes a large compartment secured by a zippered closure and rain cover, a front pocket for your iPhone, and an ergonomic layout for cozy over-the-shoulder carrying. The Tubi Utility comes with an optional shoulder strap, a loop for your bike helmet, and a set of Velcro bands for quick installation. It’s available in black or blue.

usbfever waterwear ipad
  • Waterwear for iPad

    $9.99 MSRP $33.99
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    on USBfever
USBFever

The Waterwear (all iPad models except 12.9-inch iPad Pro; $34 MSRP, on sale for $10) is a waterproof transparent pouch that gives you full access to your iPad’s screen while keeping it safe from the elements.

The pouch includes a special insert to stabilize your iPad, a locking mechanism to keep out water, dirt, and other contaminants, and a removable shoulder strap for convenience.