Belkin Snap Shield for new iPad

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories' started by TxMacAddict, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502

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  2. macrumors member

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    I bought the "ipad 2" version at Target the other day...identical design but we'll see if it actually fits.
     
  3. macrumors 6502

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    My other brand snap case made for iPad 2 fits my new iPad, so it's encouraging that your Berlin may as well!
     
  4. macrumors 6502

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    A coworker of mine told me there were some at a Verizon store near me. I don't know if they are really for the new iPad or if they have just out stickers on the old cases at Verizon.
     
  5. macrumors member

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    Bought the Ipad 2 Belkin snap shield today and it fits perfectly on my new iPad (3rd gen). I posted some pics in the Incipio smart feather thread, go take a look.
     
  6. macrumors member

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    Just swung by Target and got the snapshield for iPad 2...and like the other posters have said, it works fine on my iPad 3. It's a little tight but fits.
     
  7. macrumors newbie

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    Purchased an iPad 2 snap shield secure today, fits my third gen just fine. It looks a little snug on the camera front but doesn't affect it.
     
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    how much was the total?
     
  9. macrumors regular

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    Those of you who got the 2nd Gen SnapShield for the new iPad, please post pics! :D
     
  10. macrumors member

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    posted some pics in the Incipio smart feather thread, go take a look. :D

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    Here you go, enjoy :D


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  11. macrumors regular

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    Thanks! Judging from the photos, I'm assuming that the camera holes align?
     
  12. macrumors member

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    np, camera holes align :D
     
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    lamonsas

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    i was reading reviews about this snap shield and people are complaining that the corner start to crack after a few weeks :confused: , not sure whats up with thats
     
  14. macrumors member

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    Will let you know in a few weeks :D.
     
  15. macrumors 65816

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    Nice! I guess a snap shied secure will also fit on the new ipad?:D
     
  16. macrumors member

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    Yes it does:D... Have one on now with a black leather smart cover.
     
  17. macrumors 6502

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    Just bought one today from Target. Works fine. Camera hole is plenty big enough.
     
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    Is the magnet on the back flush with the back or is it raised?
     
  19. macrumors 65816

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    Nice!
    Does it lock on the back nicely? No unconfortableness with 2 hands on the back while the smart cover locks and rests there?
    could you shoot a bit video and show the upside of the ipad when the smart cover is behind?(i want to see if and how much the smart cover sticks out of the ipad) without a case its about .5cm here.

    Also does it fit the new ipad well or is it a kinda weird solution?(meaning can it fall out of the case or something)

    Thanks!

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    Also would like to know:)
     
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    JoJoCal19

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    Also would like to know if the plastic has grip or if it's slippery.
     
  21. macrumors 65816

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    Or if it feels desame as the ipad's back ^^
     
  22. macrumors member

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    Flush
     
  23. macrumors 6502

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    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 5_1 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/534.46 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.1 Mobile/9B179 Safari/7534.48.3)

    The case has a nice grip. It's not glossy plastic where it'll easily slip out of your hands. It feels a little flushed. If I press on the back it moves a little bit. Nothing major though.
     
  24. macrumors member

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    I would say between slippery and a grip:(

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    Locks on the back very tightly ( impressed me). It fits the new iPad very well and does't look weird at all. Will post a picture of the upside of the iPad with the smart cover folded all the way back in a bit. You will see the cover doesn't show at all.
     
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    Perfect! If Targus doesn't have a solution on Monday (guaranteed replacement) for their slim case issues, I'm going to pick one up and get a smart cover.
     

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