These Speck cases are super-thin and light to maintain the sleek profile of your MacBook Pro. At just 1.5 mm the durable hard shell protects your MacBook from scuffs and scratches. The glossy case comes in two pieces which are easy to snap on and snap off, so you protect your MacBook on the go and show off its smooth edges. Anti-tilt rubberised feet keep your MacBook stable and secure on hard surfaces.
- Ultra-thin shell at just 1.5 mm
- Durable plastic protects from scratches and scuffs
- Sleek, glossy two-piece design easily snaps on and off
- Anti-tilt rubberised feet keep your notebook stable and secure
Did you notice?The clear, glossy finish lets the fine design of your MacBook – and the Apple logo – shine through.
Apple Recommends ForHard-shell protection that keeps your MacBook light on its feet.
What's in the Box?
- Speck SmartShell Case
- Form Factor: Hard Case, Snap On
- Material: Hard Plastic
- Mfr. Part Number: SPK-A2402
- UPC or EAN No.: 848709005304
- Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple's Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.
- Speck recommends cleaning your case before you put it on your MacBook and then once a month thereafter to avoid any build-up of dust or dirt. Simply wipe it with a soft, clean cloth or rinse with warm, soapy water. Before re-applying the case, make sure it’s completely dry and wipe down your Mac to remove any dust or particles.
Ratings & Reviews
Not worth it.
I bought this case after reading reviews of this product for the MacBook Pro 13 inch with retina display. I have the Macbook Pro 1 I bought this case after reading reviews of this product for the MacBook Pro 13 inch with retina display. I have the Macbook Pro 15 inch with retina display. It's a good product, but the company recommends that you remove the case and any dust that has collected in between the case and your laptop. When I went to remove the case, I found that it was very difficult to do and there was an excellent chance that it was going to scratch my brand new laptop-that cost me a $3800! Also, the screen for retina display laptops are super thin and I felt that removing the shell could damage the screen because it so hard to take off. Needless to say, I bought an Incase sleeve instead. $50 gone to waste, but at least I know my laptop won't be damaged by the case that is supposed to protect it. …
- Written by Raj S from Brampton
65 of 83 people found this useful
Got this just to keep my rMBP from cracking when Im on the move.. a precautionary measure I should say.. Good thing is it can with Got this just to keep my rMBP from cracking when Im on the move.. a precautionary measure I should say.. Good thing is it can withstand some hits..
However, the bottom part of the case two of the joint parts have broke.. (in about 2weeks) so now it kinda sides in and out now.. still works though..
Another thing, it does make your rMBP to heat up faster (if you're doing any high performance usage this will most likely cause it to heat up)..
But all in all an good product if you just want some protection... …
- Written by Alvi C from LONDON
43 of 46 people found this useful
SCRATCHES EASILY AND AFTER A LITTLE WHILE THE FRONT BOTTOM PART DOESNT SEEM TO FIT AS TIGHT AS WHEN PURCHASED. GOT THE MOSHI CASE SCRATCHES EASILY AND AFTER A LITTLE WHILE THE FRONT BOTTOM PART DOESNT SEEM TO FIT AS TIGHT AS WHEN PURCHASED. GOT THE MOSHI CASE TOO AND FOR 10 DOLLARS MORE THINK IT FAR SUPERIOR IN FEEL, STYLE AND FITS THE MACBOOK FAR BETTER. …
- Written by Andreas R from New York
27 of 29 people found this useful
An excellent product. Fits snugly and makes the laptop far more robust. My first PowerBooks were always bending and my MBPs took l An excellent product. Fits snugly and makes the laptop far more robust. My first PowerBooks were always bending and my MBPs took lots of looking after but were just too bulky when this was added.
As the retina is so slim, it can take the extra bulk that these covers inevitably add but it makes the machine so much easier to grip.
It also gives much more confidence when placing it down. …
- Written by Jeremy M from Petersfield
Flimsy and cracks easily
The case fits well, hard to put on and risk of scratching is high, but it slipped on eventually. The biggest problem is that it i The case fits well, hard to put on and risk of scratching is high, but it slipped on eventually. The biggest problem is that it is very flimsy and all the corners cracked on the case and pieces chipping off. The laptop has never been dropped, thankfully. I'm disappointed. …
- Written by Mike F from Newmarket
Gives the desired protection, although the case is prone to scratches
I've had the clear version of this case for a couple of months now and overall I'm happy with it. So far it has done a good job of I've had the clear version of this case for a couple of months now and overall I'm happy with it. So far it has done a good job of protecting my Macbook Pro. I haven't had any problems with the retaining clips breaking off so far, as was highlighted in other reviews, but I only keep my laptop around the house for the most part, with the occasional bit of transport in a car, so maybe I'm not best user to base this durability on.
The main fault with this case, in my opinion, is that it is very easy to scratch. I bought the clear case to preserve the cosmetic appearance of my Mac, but when I was putting the case on for the first time, I had one side of case installed on my machine and placed that side face down on a table, and while in the process of installing the other side of the case, I was shocked to see that managed to get a big scratch across the case where I had placed it on the table. I checked the table and there was no major dirt that I would expect to cause this kind of scratch. If you are installing this case, I recommend that you place your the case on a towel or soft cloth while you install.
Regardless of that, I think if you put this type of case in backpacks etc, you can expect the case will get scratches, although this should not impact how the case protects your Mac! …
- Written by Aonghus K from Santry
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
Does it fit a macbook pro 13" 2011? HELP HELP HELP
- Asked by Thanh D from Westminster
- Mar 9, 2014
does it come in a size for macbook air "13"
- Asked by Erin D from Baldivis
- Feb 17, 2014
do speck smartshell case put scratch on laptop while yo taking off or putting back on
- Asked by Beant B from Mission
- Dec 19, 2013
I have removed mine several times, and had no problems at all with scratching. You should be sure to I have removed mine several times, and had no problems at all with scratching. You should be sure to wipe the MBP outside, and inside the shell with a soft cloth to make sure no contaminants are present to mar the finish. …
- Answered by Kerry B from Walla Walla
- Jan 7, 2014
Does anyone got mold under the shell?
- Asked by Cecile L
- Dec 28, 2013
My wife and I have had these shells on our MBP''s for a fair time. Hers is red, at least 2 years, an My wife and I have had these shells on our MBP''s for a fair time. Hers is red, at least 2 years, and mine, a blue one, about a year and a half. neither machine has any growth of any kind under the shell. I suspect someone spilled liquid on, or sat the MBP in question in or on a wet area. Possibly they used it in a high humidity area. the shell isn't sealed, and has vent holes in the underside, so I would very much be surprised that there would mold, mildew or any other growths inside. Provided it wasn't used in the Amazon rain forest. …
- Answered by Kerry B from Walla Walla
- Jan 7, 2014