The U-bop gSHELL SuperSlim is another thin TPU Smart Cover-compatible case that comes in several colors, including the semi-transparent "smoke," which recently hit the TUAW test bench.
The gSHELL has decent coverage for a thin TPU case, covering everywhere you would expect with eno...
October 4th 2011 at 9:00am
The iTalkonline Smart ProGel Skin case is another TPU Smart Cover-compatible back cover for the iPad 2 that comes in a plethora of colors and configurations.
The Smart ProGel is a basic TPU skin, but covers all edges and the back admirably. Decent sized cut-outs offer easy access t...
October 3rd 2011 at 11:00am
Today's Smart Cover-compatible iPad 2 backplate, the SmartShell, is courtesy of Palo Alto-based Speck and has a neat trick up its sleeve.
Like many of the other backplate-type cases, the SmartShell covers the back and edges well. It has good sized cut outs for the ports, mic, butto...
October 1st 2011 at 3:00pm
We had a look at a TPU-based Smart Cover-compatible backplate in the last in this series of reviews. Today we're going to be looking at one of the polycarbonate variety, the SwitchEasy CoverBuddy.
The CoverBuddy has pretty good coverage for a polycarbonate case with all edges and c...
September 29th 2011 at 11:00am
The Cool Bananas SmartShell Case for the iPad 2 is a TPU Smart Cover-compatible back cover for the iPad 2 that's available in five different colors.
The SmartShell provides good all-round coverage including complete bottom, top and side edge protection. There are, of course, the us...
September 28th 2011 at 11:30am
Next up on the TUAW test bench is the Smart Cover-compatible Hard Shell Back Cover for the iPad 2 by Proporta, which is available in white or black to complement and protect your beloved tablet.
The Hard Shell takes a more open approach to most of the back cases we've seen for the...
September 27th 2011 at 4:30pm
Today we'll be looking at the first in a series of reviews following up on our iPad 2 Smart Cover-compatible backplate roundup. If you want a case to cover the back of your iPad 2 that still allows you to use your Apple Smart Cover, then these are the cases for you.
On the chopping block toda...
September 26th 2011 at 2:00pm