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 colors. It also features a soft, color-matched microfiber 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 movie stand.
The Smart Case folds in just the right places to become the perfect FaceTime and movie-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
The build quality is EXCELLENT, but ... .
The design of the cover -- the change from four panels of the old Smart Cover to thre The build quality is EXCELLENT, but ... .
The design of the cover -- the change from four panels of the old Smart Cover to three panels -- is awful. It's not sturdy, won't stay in place and easily collapses when any pressure is put on the iPad.
C'mon, Apple. Release a Smart Cover with a four-panel cover ... Admit your mistake. I'll plunk down 69 bucks for a redesigned case. …
- Written by Logan A from Lynchburg
140 of 152 people found this useful
Super soft, sturdy
I just bought this smart case with my iPad Air today and am impressed with the quality & construction. In the past I had an apple I just bought this smart case with my iPad Air today and am impressed with the quality & construction. In the past I had an apple Smart Cover and wanted more protection. This is leather all the way through and adds very little weight to the iPad. A good buy! …
- Written by Maricel H from Arlington
136 of 153 people found this useful
its nice but a little pricy!
- Written by Joe H from Huntington
105 of 140 people found this useful
Really weak product
Only three slacks , product is weak, expensive and stretch easily due to has only three panels and design is poor
- Written by Jorge G from Hollywood
Lovely color -awkward to use
I bought this cover from best buy and it is in no way worth $80.
Pros: it is a nice material and color, it's definitely going to I bought this cover from best buy and it is in no way worth $80.
Pros: it is a nice material and color, it's definitely going to last a long while
Folds back nicely
Cons: it barely functions as a stand. Both advertised ways to fold it into a stand are flimsy and awkward. It doesn't take much force for it to just collapse. The iPad sits at an awkward angle when it is on the lower setting -too low for typing or use.
I went to return the case tonight but there weren't any better ones available. I'm angry that I am out $80 and stuck with a half baked case. …
- Written by Rebekah S from San Antonio
1 of 1 people found this useful
The stand is also sturdy ince u get the magnets right folding positions
Would have been happier if the price was little lower
- Written by sushant S from jalandhar
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
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 1, 2013
Does this case support the ipad in both portrait and landscape orientations?
- Asked by Steve K from San Diego
- Nov 4, 2013
Yes. Not in the greatest way, but yes.
- Answered by Ray V from Elmsford
- Dec 5, 2013
Does the front cover detach from the back cover?
- Asked by Matthew S from Southampton
- Oct 23, 2013
No, it will not. It is the same as the previous generation iPad Smart Cover cases.
- Answered by Jordan S from Springville
- Oct 23, 2013
Can you charge and/or sync the iPad without removing the case? One reviewer mentioned that the lightening charger would not fit with the case on.
- Asked by Joanne D from Roseville
- Dec 2, 2013
Yes. The stock apple lightning cable is a perfect fit for the case. however, some third party cables Yes. The stock apple lightning cable is a perfect fit for the case. however, some third party cables maybe thicker than the case …
- Answered by Ahmed O from Giza
- Dec 17, 2013
I measured mine: 3/8" thick by 3-7/16" wide by 5" tall
- Answered by Dennis S from Oakland
- Dec 10, 2013