Tablet cases come in all shapes and sizes especially for such popular devices as Apple’s flagship – iPad Air. However, among thousands of accessories and hundreds of case styles there are certain ones that will always be better than the rest. Tablet folio cases belong to this category simply because they manage to combine the most important features in one lightweight and compact body. Let’s take a detailed look at the Top 5 folio tablet cases for the iPad Air.
5. Incipio LGND
Renowned casemakers, Incipio, took the best features of several accessories and put them into one great folio case – LGND. The case manages to mix the flexibility of an origami-style cover with durability of tough back shell. The cover folds in a variety of ways delivering great integrated stand capabilities. The built-in magnets not only offer auto sleep/wake functionality, but also act as a magnetic lock. The case is available in a variety of color options.
Incipio LGND is a folio with origami-style cover and built-in magnets for on/off and magnetic lock features
4. Moshi VersaCover
The VersaCover from Moshi also sports the popular origami-style front cover, but the peculiarity of this case lies in its transparent back shell offering a clear view of the tablet’s beautiful design. The viewing positions the foldable cover delivers ensure users get comfy typing, reading and browsing angles. Despite its slim design and lightweight body the case offers enough protection to keep the tablet safe from everyday impacts.
Variety of viewing angles thanks to a great integrated stand function in Moshi’s VersaCover
3. Speck StyleFolio
Speck’s StyleFolio for the iPad Air is a simple folio tablet case offering the widest choice of colors and design patterns. Hard outer body shield the device from bumps and bruises while keeping all ports and buttons open to access. The cover folds in a variety of ways offering comfy integrated stand capabilities. The best features of the case are its innovative clasp closure and the speaker scoops directing sounds right at the user.
Speck StyleFolio delivers simple construction, but innovative features like clasp lock and speaker scoop
2. STM Bags grip 2
STM Bags grip 2 is not your ordinary tablet folio case. It comes with a uniquely constructed integrated stand which pops out of the back shell and offers a variety of viewing angles. The hard shell protects the tablet from damage, but it’s also lined with a soft material to prevent scratches. All ports and buttons are open to unrestricted access and there’s also auto sleep/wake function saving battery life.
STM Bags grip 2 delivers protection and functionality in one lightweight tablet folio case
1. Belkin FreeStyle
The FreeStyle from Belkin is actually two cases in one. There’s a hard tablet shell with a magnet on the back, which connects to a folding cover to become a tablet folio. Such versatility is great when the iPad is used for a variety of purposes, effortless transformation gives users comfy freedom to interact with their device whichever way they want. Naturally, the tablet stays protected at all times with full access to its ports and buttons.
Two cases in one: tablet folio with integrated stand or tablet shell – the FreeStyle from Belkin