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Add style and functionality to your 9.7-inch iPad Pro with these 10 cases

The 9.7-inch iPad Pro is an excellent tablet by any standards, but if you want to keep the aluminum body and display in perfect condition, you’re going to need a good case or cover. You may also be on the hunt for a keyboard or landscape stand functionality. Well, we’ve got you covered right here, as we highlight the best iPad Pro 9.7 cases.

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Pad & Quill Contega Thin Case ($90)

Pad & Quill Contega Thin Case

This folio case looks and feels like a book. It’s finished with hard-wearing Buckrum linen which comes in charcoal, cranberry, or grey colors. Open it up and you’ll find that it works as a landscape stand with a choice of different angles. Your iPad Pro 9.7 is held in place by a special adhesive, which helps to keep the case slim and offers unobstructed access to buttons and ports. An elastic closure keeps it securely closed and adds to the notebook aesthetic. The cover does also support the automatic sleep/wake function of the iPad.

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Zagg Rugged Book Case ($150)

Zagg Rugged Book Case

The price tag here might give you pause, but this is a case that delivers real, rugged protection and lots of functionality. As a protective case the mixture of polycarbonate, silicone, and stainless steel ensures that no harm will come to your iPad. There’s a clever magnetic hinge which allows you to attach the backlit keyboard and fix any angle you want. Turn it around and you have a handy viewing stand. The fact that you can detach the keyboard section is also helpful.

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Urban Armor Gear Case ($50)

Urban Armor Gear Case

You’ll enjoy the peace of mind that comes with military drop test standards if you opt for UAG’s iPad Pro 9.7 case. It’s much lighter than it looks, but there’s an impact resistant layer inside the hard shell to absorb impact shock. You’ll find accurate cut-outs and a practical textured finish that really adds grip. The cover can also be folded back to act as a landscape stand, or you can remove it completely and just go with the shell. It’s compatible with Apple’s Smart Cover/Keyboard and there’s also a loop on the side to store your Apple Pencil.

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Waterfield iPad SleeveCase ($60)

Waterfield iPad SleeveCase

If you prefer to store your iPad Pro 9.7 in a sleeve, then you should check out Waterfield’s wares. These sleeves are cushioned with neoprene and they come in two different finishes. There’s brown, tan waxed canvas with leather highlights or black, ballistic nylon shell. Open the sleeve and you’ll find a handy Apple Pencil slot at the top. There’s also a pocket on the back for accessories. You can spring an extra $5 for D ring attachments for your own strap, or pay an extra $22 to get a matching strap, too. The sleeve also comes in two sizes, designed to fit a naked iPad Pro 9.7 or one with the Apple keyboard.

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Case Made Thin Case ($52)

Case Made Thin Case

Here’s a slim, classic folio-style case made from genuine Italian leather. Open it up and you’ll find a minimal hard plastic shell for your iPad Pro 9.7 to snap into. The interior lining is plush, soft suede and the cover can be folded back and slotted into the leather loop to support two different stand positions, ideal for typing or viewing. This case comes in tan, or black with eye-catching red stitching. It also supports the automatic sleep/wake function.

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