iPad Air Smart Cover - Black

  • Overview

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    Thin, minimal design.

    The lightweight, durable Smart Cover protects your iPad Air screen without covering up its aluminum back. So your iPad still looks and feels like an iPad — just with a little extra protection.

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    Polyurethane design.

    The Smart Cover is made of polyurethane. It also features a soft, color-matched microfiber lining that helps keep your display clean.

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    Magnetic connection.

    A hinge magnetically aligns the Smart Cover with iPad Air for a perfect fit, while magnets inside help it stay put.

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    Keyboard stand.

    The Smart Cover does double duty as a keyboard stand. Fold it back to tilt iPad Air into a comfortable writing position.

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    Wake on open. Sleep on close.

    Open the Smart Cover, and iPad Air magically wakes up. Close it, and iPad Air automatically goes to sleep.

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    FaceTime and movie stand.

    The Smart Cover folds in just the right places to become the perfect FaceTime and movie-watching stand.

    What’s in the Box

    iPad Air Smart Cover

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  • 2.5 Average
    2 out of 5 stars
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    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Poor at best

      I am a huge Apple fan and this is my 3rd ipad. I have had the full smart case the last 2 times but got this Smart Cover because I refused to pay $79, for a case I am a huge Apple fan and this is my 3rd ipad. I have had the full smart case the last 2 times but got this Smart Cover because I refused to pay $79, for a case. It was bad enough this one was $39. While I love my new iPad air this cover is almost useless. It does turn the unit off but it pops off when folded back and without the full case the metal bottom of the iPad is so slippery it won't stay in place on your lap. Stop being greedy Apple, this case is worth nothing really, just sell the full smart case for a fair price, $79 is not fair.

      • Written by Ralph C from Rocky Hill

      310 of 356 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Poor at best

    • 2.0 out of 5 stars

      Not what I expected

      Bought this for my wife. She was used to the full cover on her old iPad. She likes to use her iPad while laying in bed. This one with the magnets does not stay Bought this for my wife. She was used to the full cover on her old iPad. She likes to use her iPad while laying in bed. This one with the magnets does not stay on if you move around at all. Wanted to be able to see the pretty gold on the back but going to have to upgrade. If you just use it sitting on a table then it's ok. If you use it on your lap, in bed, etc you won't be happy.

      • Written by Mike H from Bossier

      198 of 224 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Not what I expected

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      It's a medium-dark grey not black

      If the color was actually black, this would be five stars. It fits my brand new iPad Air 2 perfectly and works better at holding the iPad while I use it than th If the color was actually black, this would be five stars. It fits my brand new iPad Air 2 perfectly and works better at holding the iPad while I use it than the leather cover (that was actually black) that I had on my iPad 2. Overall, I love it. I just wish it matched my moleskin notebook and iPhone case.

      • Written by Scott H from White Plains

      106 of 141 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?It's a medium-dark grey not black

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Horrible!

      Useless. The slightest touch and it falls off. Must use only the "Smart Case" It's worth it!

      • Written by James F from North Branford

      Is this review useful?Horrible!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      A great accessory for the iPad

      This cover does the job. It protects the iPad screen when it is not in use. It turns off the display when the cover is closed. The cover is more of a dark gr This cover does the job. It protects the iPad screen when it is not in use. It turns off the display when the cover is closed. The cover is more of a dark gray than a black ... and it is not leather, but I knew that when I bought it. I would recommend it to anyone getting an iPad.

      • Written by William W from Birmingham

      Is this review useful?A great accessory for the iPad

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Worthless

      I'm actually mad that Apple sells this case because -- unlike the other (also overpriced) so-called smart cases -- it has no protection for the back whatsoever. I'm actually mad that Apple sells this case because -- unlike the other (also overpriced) so-called smart cases -- it has no protection for the back whatsoever. Yes, it's my fault for not looking carefully at the description but it never even occurred to me that Apple would sell what is essentially only half a case for $39 dollars. Seriously, the box it came in would offer more protection.

      • Written by Douglas G from Los Angeles

      2 of 5 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Worthless

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