Following Apple’s official launch of its new line of iPads, Logitech has officially introduced to the market today two new cases with integrated keyboards: Rugged Folio and Slim Folio, thereby increasing the productivity-related usability of the iPad. new devices, as well as providing greater transport protection.
Speaking specifically about Rugged Folio, it is able to connect to iPad 10.2 via Smart Connector, a technology similar to what was seen a few years ago on Android tablets embedded with metal contacts built into the device’s frame.
In addition, Rugged Folio offers, under the brand, a high level of military protection and water repellent coating, as well as hotkeys for key iOS-related functions that can control brightness, volume, multimedia, activate Siri and more.
Another point that draws attention in this version is that it offers a flatter keyboard when compared to Slim, and offers a rear stand to keep the tablet upright.
But the Slim Folio follows the standards already seen in previous versions, delivering a more aligned keyboard with the traditional format keys, and rely on the integrated support cover and a stand so it can be transported Apple Pencil or proprietary version, called the Logitech Crayon.
Still, according to the brand, this case offers a battery life of 4 years, considering a daily
Price and availability
Initially announced for the US market by Logitech, Rugged Folio will be available from October for $ 139.99 and Slim Folio in November for $ 99.99.