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Unfortunately, Apple doesn't allow SD card expansion and even the camera connection kit is limited in utility. If you haven't decided which model of the new iPad to buy, or if you wish the iPad or or iPhone you already own had more storage, you might want to consider the Wi-Drive from Kingston
I have been using a new iPad case from x-doria.com called the Widge
. It's a protective hard foam case in the shape of a wedge. It looks a bit like an oversized doorstop, but the shape gives you two different angles for viewing and typing, but it also provides a couple of ways to grip the Widge.
If you're like me, you ordered the new iPad as soon as Apple's servers allowed, and you are waiting patiently (or perhaps impatiently) for it to arrive. Now is the time to think about protection. In fact, I sold my old iPad at SellYourMac.com
and got full price because it was in such good shape. I keep my iPads and iPhones in cases pretty much full time and they look brand new.
Now keep in mind, the new iPad is slightly thicker and heavier than the iPad 2, and has a bigger opening for the camera, so there's a chance your old case might not work.
The Snugg iPad 2 case is very affordable, sleek, and thin. It offers front and rear protection for the ipad. It doesn’t add any extra weight or bulkiness to the device. The model I have been using is the ultra-thin version. It is exactly as the name implies, Ultra-Thin. The Snugg Ultra-Thin iPad case works much better than the smart cover made by Apple. The Ultra-thin Snugg iPad cases gives an elegant, professional look and feel. It makes a great case for the job or everyday use. Either way the case will do its job, which is protecting the ipad. It does the job without any adding any bulkiness or weight. The case can be purchased on Amazon for around $35. If you buy the smart cover you will pay alm
Ten One Designs have released a magnetic stand for the iPad 2 called Magnus. This stand holds the ipad 2 in landscape position magnetically. It doesn’t require any thing hold the stand other than the magnetic strength from the stand itself.
The Monotron Analogue Ribbon Synthesizer is developed by KORG. It’s a pocket size synthesizer, which can be carried in a pocket for on the go music creations. The Monotron synthesizer offers professional sounds at novice levels. I have never used a synthesizer but within a few minutes I was able to connect the synthesizer to my ipad and create music tracks. It’s a great deal of fun to say the least. The Monotron can create professional sounds without a great deal of knowledge about mixing or synthesizing.
The iHome iDM11 is one powerful cube. It offers great sound quality at any volume level. It connects very simple by using Bluetooth. It can be used with any device, which has Bluetooth capability. I have connected it to my iPhone 4S, ipad 2, ipod 4th gen, and Macbook Pro, and iMac 27 inch. All these devices connected without any problems and added great sound quality to all of them.
IPEVO has developed one the more elegant folio style Bluetooth keyboards. The Bluetooth folio style case is called Typi. The Typi connects very easily through Bluetooth 2.0. Simply slide the ipad in the Typi folio case and connect by typing the four digit code. You will now be able to leave the heavy laptop behind on business trips or vacation. The ipad can easily be transformed into a workhorse in conjunction with the Typi Bluetooth case.
The Scosche BassDock offers pounding bass and superb sound for the ipad. It will accommodate either the ipad 1 or 2. The adapter needed to secure the ipad is included with the BassDock. We all know the sound quality of the ipad is a bit lacking to say the least. However, equip the ipad with the BassDock and rock the entire office. The Bassdock has two 1.6’’ speakers and a single 3-inch woofer for bass. The stand can be tilted to prefer viewing angle.
Best iPad Accessories, Reviews, iPad Cases
Best iPad accessories: there's lots to choose from and cases, stands and car mounts are just the beginning. We have the reviews that you need and
let's face it; the iPad isn't a bargain item. It is expensive, and it requires protection if you want it to last a while. To get more value out of your device, however, sometimes you need to cough up a few more dollars and invest in some awesome gear. That's where we come in. We don't want you spending your precious money on worthless items. Here are our picks and reviews of the best iPad accessories for 2011. Read on to find the absolute best gear and best ipad accessories.
Most iPad owners purchase a case to protect their device. The type of case you choose depends on how you'll be using your iPad and how much you want to spend. In this section we look at a variety of the best protective iPad accessories: cases, bags, shells, and sleeves, as well as stands. The descriptions not only include the list price but also the price on Amazon, so that you can get a sense for how much they're selling for through other online retailers.
New audio accessories are constantly evolving for all iOS devices, and starting earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), there were some great ones in action. Most prefer something compact, with good quality sound, and affordability. An integrated app is nice, but not crucial.
The Bose MIE2i wired mobile headset
are perfect examples of earbuds that are compact, have great sound quailty and are affordable. They are highly rated for both sound quality and comfort. They come with three sizes of StayHear silicon tips and an answer/end button on the inline microphone. The reviews say the quality of sound is tops. Note that these are standard earbuds - no noise-isolating to block unwanted sound.
A comparison of these earbuds and other great accessories are in the 2011 Best Gear article.