OtterBox has lengthy been identified for its super-tough coolers and telephone instances. Earlier this year it even spun up a line of gaming accessories. But the company has by no means provided something for youthful shoppers, regardless of kids being notoriously tough on their gadgets. Today OtterBox lastly dips its toe into rugged iPad accessories designed for youngsters’s small palms and their propensity to drop issues.
The key product within the line is the Easy Grab Tablet Case, which is available in ocean blue or neon yellow and two sizes: $60 for the Seventh- and Eighth-gen iPad case (2020 and 2021 fashions) or $50 for the iPad mini (2019) model. Unlike just about each child’s iPad case you’ll find on Amazon, it doesn’t include a built-in carry deal with. Instead the again of has a knob not not like a PopSocket, and the outer edges of the case are raised and ridged for a better grip whereas the iPad is in use. There are a number of grooves, too, to accommodate completely different hand sizes, so the case can keep in use whilst your little one will get greater.
If you probably did want one thing with a deal with, Otterbox is together with within the package deal at no further price the EasyGrab Multi-Use Case Stand, which clips onto the case’s knob to be used as a pill stand, carry deal with or perhaps a hook to connect the entire thing to the again of a automotive seat so kids can watch their iPads on a visit.
The stand solely is available in a uninteresting grey, however that at least means it is going to match the EasyGrab Mobile Cable Bundle, which is offered individually for $40. The set consists of two cords, one USB-A to Lightning for energy and the opposite a 3.5mm audio cable. Each cable has ribbed blue ends to make them straightforward for small palms to grip, and coiled cords that may keep away from tangles and be much less of a strangulation hazard. The 3.5mm plugs are additionally at proper angles, which is able to assist keep away from injury to each the wire and the machine’s headphone jack (an issue that I, personally, have been having since highschool).
Finally, since an excessive amount of blue mild from screens has turn into a urgent difficulty amongst mother and father and non-parents alike, Otterbox can also be releasing its Blue Light Guard Glass Screen Protector. It’ll filter out blue mild rays whereas additionally keeping off scratches and microbes — so even grownup customers would possibly discover it fairly useful to have round. The one for Seventh- and Eighth-gen iPads will price $40 whereas the smaller one for iPad mini is $35.