While the iPad's virtual keyboard may be enough for some, others still prefer the real keyboard when typing emails, documents, notes and other text-based files. The solution? Use an iPad case with keyboard. Fortunately for us, there are several of these iPad cases. Here are five of the best.
Kensington KeyFolio Bluetooth Keyboard and Case for iPad
The Kensington KeyFolio is perhaps the best iPad case with keyboard available on the market right now. It not only protects your iPad but also provides you with a Bluetooth keyboard as well as a handsfree stand. What's good about this iPad case is that its keyboard's keys are rubberized - to protect your iPad screen when the case is closed. It doesn't have any magnet as well so it won't interfere with your iPad's digital compass. The case is made of durable synthetic leather cover that protects your iPad in style, provides full access to all controls and connectors of your iPad, and has as an adjustable stand that lets you use your iPad in landscape mode. (Price: $64.59)
Buy the Kensington KeyFolio Bluetooth Keyboard and Case for iPad.
Gembox Ipad Keyboard Case for Ipad
Here's a 3-in-1 solution for your iPad - a case with magnetic flap closure, a built-in wireless Bluetooth 2.0 keyboards made of silicone materials, and a display stand. The keyboard runs on rechargeable lithium battery which gives you up to 45 hours of usage per charge. The case is lightweight while the keyboard is dust-proof and spill-proof. (Price: $57.65)
Buy the Gembox iPad Keyboard Case for iPad.
tyPad Case for iPad with Built-in Bluetooth Keyboard
This iPad case with keyboard provides you with a super-sleek leatherette case and of course a built-in Bluetooth keyboard. The keyboards is made of spill resistant silicone materials and has hot keys for the home and search functions of you iPad. The case also minimizes the smudges on your iPad's screen and has a soft-feel key design that lets you type faster. The keyboard is powered by lithium battery that can last up to 100 days in standby and 90 ours continued use. (Price: $66.46)
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Yu Shan Gadget4iPad iPad Keyboard Folio with Bluetooth Keyboard
A simple and yet functional solution, this iPad case with keyboard provides you with a case and a Bluetooth keyboard. It also has several function hotkeys to make your life easier when using your iPad. Of course, the keyboard is made of spill-proof silicone. (Price: $69.63)
Buy the Yu Shan Gadget4iPad Keyboard Folio with Bluetooth Keyboard.
Menotek iPad Bluetooth Keyboard Plus Snap On Case For Apple iPad
Another great iPad case with keyboard, this option from Menotek has a removable semi rigid keyboard that you can easily connect to your iPad via Bluetooth. It also comes with a sturdy metal stand that supports your iPad. This iPad case also offers a non-magnetic clasp for closing the case that won't interfere with your iPad. The case's snap on cover won't interfere with your iPad's automatic light sensor, either. (Price: $79.99)
Buy the Menotek iPad Bluetooth Keyboard Plus Snap On Case for Apple iPad.