The people at ZAGG say you’ll wonder how you ever used your Apple iPad® without a ZAGGmate case. The ZAGGmate cases are made of aircraft-grade aluminum with a bead-blasted, hard-anodized finish to match the iPad. They are 9.75″ tall X 7.63″ wide. A case fits on your iPad as a screen cover and adds 0.25″ or less (depending on the style) to the thickness of the iPad. Take the ZAGGmate with keyboard (shown in the pictures) off the iPad to reveal the Bluetooth keyboard and stand. The stand adjusts to different positions and can hold the iPad in either portrait or landscape orientation. The keyboard has a 510 mAh rechargeable lithium polymer battery that should give you a few weeks of use between chargings. There are special function keys that control music playback, volume, photo slideshow, home and search keys, and the like. The ZAGGmate with keyboard will be $99.99. It’s not available yet, but you can sign up at ZAGG to be notified when it is ready to order. If you’d like an aluminum screen cover with a built-in stand but no keyboard, ZAGG will be offering one of those, too. The ZAGGmate will adjust to 10 different angles for viewing or typing (on the on-screen keyboard) and will be $69.99 when it is available. The ZAGGmate case will add 7 ounces to the weight of the iPad; the ZAGGmate with keyboard will add 12.8 ounces.
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