Skip to main content

Best Waterproof Cases for iPad Mini 5 in 2020

If you're planning on taking your iPad mini 5 with you on a nice vacation next to the water or just want to make sure it doesn't get wet at home, then you need a waterproof case. Waterproof cases are also often rugged, offering general protection from scratches and shocks, too. So, they are a practical choice, especially if your tablet is going to be handled by kids. Here are some reliable options to consider when shopping for a waterproof iPad mini case.

Please note that some of these were originally designed for iPad mini 4, which has the same physical dimensions as the iPad mini 5. The only differences are the placement of the microphone on the back and the volume buttons on the side.

Aqua-nought

The Meritcase iPad Mini 5 Waterproof Case (opens in new tab) is a great choice for any user. It's not a distracting case, so you can easily use it all the time, enjoying that waterproof and shockproof functionality for everyday protection.

The very affordable MoKo Universal Waterproof Case (opens in new tab) is a strong option for anyone who might want to use it with another device, such as a Kindle. It's a cover, rather than a case, and can protect any device up to 8.3-inches from water.

Anyone who likes a good bargain should consider the Transy iPad Mini 5 Waterproof Case (opens in new tab). It comes with not just a built-in kickstand, but a metallic ring on the back for secure grip, a pen holder you can attach to the back of the case, and a handy shoulder strap

Amy-Mae has been writing about consumer technology since before the iPhone was even a twinkle in Steve Jobs' eye. She started out in magazine publishing with the UK lads' mag 'Boy's Toys' then moved online with startup Pocket-lint.com as the first full-time member of staff, helping grow the site to one of the UK's largest gadget sites. Amy-Mae then moved to Mashable when it only had a staff of around 10 people. After working her way up to a senior role there, Amy-Mae left in 2014 to have her daughter. Since then Amy-Mae has continued to contribute to Mashable and The Daily Dot, keeping up-to-date with the latest consumer technology and social media trends. For iMore.com, Amy-Mae gets to her explore her love of home cooking, concentrating on all things kitchen tech.