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View Poll Results: What will Apple's iPad case cost?
<$25 3 5.77%
$25-$30 20 38.46%
$35-50 31 59.62%
$50-60 1 1.92%
>$60 2 3.85%
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:34 PM   #1
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How much do you think Apple's iPad case will cost?

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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:35 PM   #2
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I don't see no stinkin' poll....



$49 is my guess.
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:35 PM   #3
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I saw the price somewhere -- I think around $40.00.
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:38 PM   #4
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Article here says $39.99
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:39 PM   #5
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It's already been stated by Apple to cost 39$.
Here's a source who asked Apple, http://www.ilounge.com/index.php/rev...ple-ipad-case/
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:40 PM   #6
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40 dollars. mm i dont know. 30 sounds better but its a $500+. idk if ill buy. i already want 32g and 3g and the keyboard dock. there is only so much i can buy
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Old Jan 31, 2010, 10:46 PM   #7
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The case looks alright, but I think I'd prefer a rounder case. Plus I'm already stretched thin justifying the extra 130 for 3G.

Honestly, I think I'll just get a sleeve for it, I don't plan on using it anywhere buy sitting, and in that situation I'll take my chances with dropping it.
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Yeah sorry about the lack of a poll for sometime. My internet went crazy on me. Thanks for the info.
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 01:29 AM   #9
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Confirmed by several sites to be $39
Keyboard Dock - $69
Dock - $29
Camera Connection Kit - $29

The case looks kinda cheap/flimsy in these pictures, though:



Just the way the construction comes into that point..

I might hold out for an incase or the Griffin Elan Passport
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 04:48 AM   #10
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I don't like the look of that construction either. Luckily, like with all Apple products, there'll be no shortage of case options available.
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 07:05 PM   #11
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I don't like the look of that construction either. Luckily, like with all Apple products, there'll be no shortage of case options available.
I need to see it in person, especially since (if I get it) I will keep it in my tapper keeper.
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 08:13 PM   #12
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I thought the Apple case looked nice... The utility of it looks decent as well. Nice and slim, two ways to use it as a stand, screen cover, folds all the way around for handheld tablet use... Assuming a magnetic latch and decent construction, it looks like a good buy to me. Saying it looks cheap or flimsy is a little shortsided without actually seeing it in person.
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How much did Apple's leather iphone case cost? It will be more than that.
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 08:23 PM   #14
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I'm not feelin' the love for Apple's case. I'll buy the keyboard attachment, though. Hopefully Speck or some other company will make a pretty case that has a flap.
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How much did Apple's leather iphone case cost? It will be more than that.
How do you figure? It's being widely reported that Apple reps have given that price.
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How much did Apple's leather iphone case cost? It will be more than that.
Apple made an iPhone case? Pics?
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Old Feb 1, 2010, 09:54 PM   #17
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Eh, that case doesn't look so hot. In the pictures of just the case on a white background, it looked nice, but those pics make it look overly bulky and not that good dimensional-wise. I think I'll wait for something better or possibly find out how to make my own.
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I think he means that $99 leather ipod case from a long time ago. It was about the time when they came out with the $500 ski jacket.

The ipad case is stated to be $39
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Eh, that case doesn't look so hot. In the pictures of just the case on a white background, it looked nice, but those pics make it look overly bulky and not that good dimensional-wise. I think I'll wait for something better or possibly find out how to make my own.
Admittedly that sharp-ish ridge round the perimeter looks very un-Apple, but it likely serves as a 'sacrificial' shock absorber (like a car's crumple zone) if you drop the thing on it's edge.

$40 is low enough to get folks to buy them for protection, but I can't imagine they cost anything near that to make.
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I think he means that $99 leather ipod case from a long time ago. It was about the time when they came out with the $500 ski jacket.

The ipad case is stated to be $39
Apple made a ski jacket??? Pictures please
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