The iPad Air Smart Case protects the back as well as the screen, while maintaining the thin and light design of iPad Air.
The Smart Case is made from beautiful, aniline-dyed leather and comes in six rich colours. It also features a soft, colour-matched microfibre lining that helps keep your display clean.
Wake on open. Sleep on close.
Open the Smart Case and iPad Air magically wakes up. Close it, and iPad Air automatically goes to sleep.
FaceTime and film stand.
The Smart Case folds in just the right places to become the perfect FaceTime and film-watching stand.
The Smart Case does double duty as a keyboard stand. Fold it back to tilt iPad Air into a comfortable typing position.
What's in the Box?
- iPad Air Smart Case
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Ratings & Reviews
Cover provides good protection, but isn't a great stand
The cover snugly encloses my iPad Air and provides a good seal between the front flap and the case the whole way around. As you'd The cover snugly encloses my iPad Air and provides a good seal between the front flap and the case the whole way around. As you'd expect, the cutouts line up perfectly and the automatic lock / unlock function also works well.
However, the smart case isn't a great iPad stand. The flap does not provide enough stability for tablet manipulation (typing, launching apps etc) when folded back on itself when standing in the upright, requiring a second hand to support it to prevent it from falling over. Also, in the slightly inclined mode, the strength of the magnet built into the case is insufficient to keep the cover folded back on itself, and as a result the case usually collapses in on itself. Even when it doesn't, the incline is only slightly more angled than horizontal anyway. …
- Written by Luke M from CAMPBELL
482 of 529 people found this useful
Really nice case...but...
Honestly, the quality of the case itself is great, but it has a design flaw. When the cover is closed, it doesn't lay flat. Beca Honestly, the quality of the case itself is great, but it has a design flaw. When the cover is closed, it doesn't lay flat. Because of the way the hinge material (between the case and cover) was designed to be sturdy, it holds the cover up about 1/16th of an inch. This, in turn, makes the cover not lay flat as the back pane of the cover (nearest the hints) is raised and the other two panels of the cover lay flat. It's significant enough that it's very noticeable when looking at it. …
- Written by Larry M from Loudon
421 of 478 people found this useful
Great look & feel, but maybe too soft as a stand
This case has a great feel. Nice, soft leather with an even softer interior to protect you iPad Air. Full coverage front and bac This case has a great feel. Nice, soft leather with an even softer interior to protect you iPad Air. Full coverage front and back so no worries about scratching your device. Thin and light so it complements the tablet. The only complaint I have is when the cover is folded and used as a stand, I have to position it just right otherwise the triangular "base" created by the cover collapses and the unit falls backwards. This seems to be because the cover is soft. Perhaps the polyurethane cases will work better since they appear more rigid. …
- Written by David R from Littleton
390 of 432 people found this useful
When new, this is the most attractive color available and it's very nice to the touch. Six months later and the edges of the cover When new, this is the most attractive color available and it's very nice to the touch. Six months later and the edges of the cover have absorbed body oils (I suspect) and looks terrible. No complaints about how it works, etc. On the basis of the stains only, I would not recommend buying this expensive cover. …
- Written by Larry T from Candia
Great case, but beware...
The case has a great look and feel, but it WILL cause yellow stains to invisible shield protectors. My ipad air has the distinct The case has a great look and feel, but it WILL cause yellow stains to invisible shield protectors. My ipad air has the distinct yellow lines matching the folds. Chicken and egg...don't know which is causing it, some chemical in the case (formaldehyde?) reacting with the polymer...or the polymer having some weird property making IT react with the case...either way, it's a GREAT case, easy to snap on and off, fairly protective most importantly, light and thin.
Just be warned if you use zagg invisible shield. (i've been a very loyal customer of zagg since the beginning. …
- Written by Michael J from Anchorage
Had it less than a year and it is coming apart don't buy it waste of money
- Written by mick C from upton magna
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
How much does this weigh and how thick is it?
- Asked by Rob H
- Oct 23, 2013
I've just bought one and can tell you that it weighs 5.1 oz (145g). (10.6 oz would be nearly as much I've just bought one and can tell you that it weighs 5.1 oz (145g). (10.6 oz would be nearly as much as the iPad itself!) …
- Answered by William P from Southampton
- Nov 2, 2013
Does "iPad Air Smart Case" fit ipad 4th generation Retina display.?
- Asked by Nitish S
- Jun 24, 2014
No because the iPad Air is 20% smaller
- Answered by Jorge D from San Antonio
- Jul 11, 2014
Does it have a place to put your stylist
- Asked by Eva B from Green Bay
- Nov 14, 2013
The ipad air smart case includes the sreensaver?
- Asked by Marlon G from Guayaquil
- May 1, 2014
Does opening and closing the cover automatically lock and unlock the screen on the iPad air?
- Asked by Malcolm L
- Apr 17, 2014