The iPad Air 2 is an invaluable productivity tool when paired with a keyboard case that's right for you. These are currently the best you can buy!
The iPad Air 2 is thinner, powerful, and more portable than any iPad before it. If you want to ditch your Mac and head out the door with your iPad, a well designed keyboard case can let you get some serious work done. As with most accessories, one keyboard case isn't always one size fits all. These are currently the best iPad Air 2 keyboard cases in their respective categories.
1. ClamCase Pro
The ClamCase Pro provides a decent amount of all over protection, has one of the best keyboard layouts we've ever used, and doesn't add a lot of bulk. That's why it gets our vote for best all-around keyboard case. It's the best compromise and an option we think the vast majority of iPad Air 2 owners will love using.
- $169 - Buy now
2. ZAGG Rugged Book
ZAGG offers a great typing experience, complete with a backlit keyboard. The Rugged Book offers the ultimate in protection as it contains several layers of shock absorbing materials. Disconnect the top portion of the case and use your iPad in tablet mode.
The Rugged Book adds some bulk but promises to protect your iPad Air 2 in the most extreme of circumstances.
3. Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover
The Ultrathin series by Logitech snaps on just like a Smart Cover would and protects the screen when not in use. It's a good option for people that don't want a keyboard cover attached all the time. The keyboard layout on the Ultrathin is spacious and a breeze to type on and the hinge lets you quickly adjust viewing angles to suit your needs.
- $79 to $89 - Buy now
Best quality cover
The BrydgeAir is a high quality cover style case that is made of high grade aluminum. The hinge style lets you easily slide in your iPad Air 2 and then remove it when you need to. The BrydgeAir affers a great typing experience with backlit keys and built-in speakers. It's also one of the only options that's compatible with both the iPad Air and iPad Air 2.
5. Logitech Type+
If folios are your thing, the Logitech Type+ offers a great typing experience but protects your iPad when not using it. You can also fold over the case and the keyboard gets de-activated to avoid accidental presses when using it in tablet mode. The Type+ is also available in a plethora of colors to suit any personality.
- $99 - Buy now
6. Your best?
If you regularly depend on a keyboard case to get things done on your iPad, what is your favorite for the iPad Air 2 and why? Be sure to let me know in the comments!