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Pad & Quill announces new premium leather hard case for AirPods Max

Pad And Quill Brief Airpods Max Case Hero
Pad And Quill Brief Airpods Max Case Hero (Image credit: Pad & Quill)

What you need to know

  • Pad & Quill has announced The Brief, its hard leather case for Apple's AirPods Max headphones.
  • The case retails for $180 and will start shipping in April.

Last month, Pad & Quill launched its first case for Apple's AirPods Max headphones. The AirPods Max Leather Case was almost like a leather sleeve for your AirPods Max that included some accessory storage and the ability to turn it into a makeshift stand for your headphones.

The AirPods Max Leather Case features American full-grain leather on the outside with ballistic nylon cloth on the inside that includes "a protective thick foam layer and center crush-resistant core column." Pad and Quill says that owners will be able to clean the interior cloth of the case to ensure that it does not discolor the AirPods earcups.

Now, the company is out with its second AirPods Max case called the Brief. The Brief Airpods Max case is a more solid case with built-in low power mode and can also serve as a desktop stand for your headphones.

Pad And Quill Brief Airpods Max Case Stand

Pad And Quill Brief Airpods Max Case Stand (Image credit: Pad & Quill)

Here is the full list of features from Pad & Quill:

  • Includes Low Power Mode Magnet Array
  • Luxury hard case with desktop stand built-in!
  • Designed specifically for AirPods Max headphones
  • Easy and secure magnetic closure
  • Ballistic Nylon Interior Lining
  • Interior pocket for charging brick and cable
  • Soft American full-grain leather
  • UV-resistant nylon stitching
  • Dimensions: 7in x 10in x 2.5in
  • Weight: 12oz
  • 25-year leather warranty & 30-day Money Back Promise

If you don't have AirPods Max but are looking for case for your other AirPods, check out our list of the Best Cases for AirPods and AirPods Pro

The Brief Airpods Max comes in Chestnut or Whiskey and retails for $180. Customers can preorder now directly from Pad & Quill with the first round of shipments going out the week of April 18.

Joe Wituschek
Contributor

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.

1 Comment
  • I don't understand their case designs. They are so bulky and aren't bag freindly at all. I'd rather stick with Apple's "case" simply becuase it will fit into my backpack.