Are you getting excited about the newest Apple iPad Pro tablets?
We’ve been exploring the web intensively to dig the freshest and smartest accessories that you can get to make the most of your new iPad.
Apple’s online store is not the only web destination where you can find high-quality accessories. For all things electronic, you should browse Amazon. You will be amazed to find out how many great-looking iPad Pro accessories are there.
For iPad Pro sleeves and cases, head to Etsy, the largest online marketplace with handmade and vintage items.
As the new iPad models have different dimensions and tech specs than the previous generation, we will add tailored iPad Pro cases as soon as they appear.
12 best accessories and sleeves for iPad Pro, 2018 release
Fireor Retractable USB Type C Cable. New iPad Pro models say goodbye to the Lightning connector. Now they need USB-C cables for recharging.
If you need a backup charging cable for your iPad Pro, but hate the cable mess, you should think about getting a solid retractable cable. The good thing about this cable is that you will be able to connect your iPad to any device that sports USB-A port.
The one from Fireor has a stylish look, is 6.6 feet (2 meters) long, with 7 gears to quickly adjust the desired length. The cable offers high-speed transfer and sync speed of up to 500 Mbps with compatible USB 2.0 devices.
Fireor retractable USB-C cable supports up to 5V/1.8A safe charging. ⇢ Amazon – $12.99.
USB C iPad Pro 3-Port Flash Drive. It looks like with USB type C connector in the new iPad Pro, you’ll have the port problem. The iPad and MacBook have USB C, your iPhone is still in the Lightning era, and the rest of your gadgets are open to the world with the regular USB.
This single accessory can come to the rescue. It’s a 3-port plug & play flash drive, featuring the following connectors:
- MFI certified Lightning
- USB type C
- USB 3.0
Additionally, you will get a micro USB connector, what will eventually make it compatible with most smartphones, tablets, and computers. But this flash drive is not only about memory. Take a closer look. Yes, you can use it as a necklace (it comes with a bonus leather necklace cord.
The flash drive is available in three storage options: 32, 64, and 128 GB. ⇢ Amazon – from $26.99.
Wan Living Natural Series Tablet Pillow Stand. When you use your iPad Pro on a sofa, it may turn out the Smart Case is not stable enough.
For sofa surfers, a much better option is a cozy and extremely comfortable tablet pillow stand.
The one offered by Wan Living is also natural, as it’s made of 24-oz cotton canvas fabric. The stand is stitched using extra-strong seams and is filled with plastic HDPE beads that conform to your device and will not mold. You can place your iPad both vertically or horizontally. There is also a loop for Apple Pencil.
Wan Living tablet pillow stand is available in six colors, including Natural White (shown above), Dolphin Gray, and Sapphire Blue. ⇢ Amazon – $16.90.
CarbonKlean Dry-clean Tablet Screen Cleaner. Your iPad Pro deserves something much better than a piece of cleaning cloth.
Take a look at this highly effective dry-clean accessory from CarbonKlean. It cleans fingerprints and dust away easily using the company’s exclusive molecular technology, which includes an invisible carbon cleaning compound.
The best recommendation is that is also used by NASA exclusively in space to clean glass. The cleaner is available in over ten colors, including Rose Gold, Black, and Red. ⇢ Amazon – $15.99.
KrBn Retro Vintage Steampunk Mechanical Keyboard. This steampunk-inspired mechanical Qwerty keyboard features a body made of CNC-anodized aluminum that guarantees a solid look and feel, as well as water resistance!
Opposite to vintage typewriters, this keyboard features beautiful, functional, and programmable white LED backlight so that you can write even in low light.
This keyboard does not have the Bluetooth module, but you can connect it to your new iPad Pro using the USB Type C cable. ⇢ Amazon – $89.99.
Lamicall Car Tablet Headrest Mount. This solid tablet mount works with devices ranging from 4.7 to 13 inches, so your iPad Pro will fit perfectly.
You attach this accessory to the headrest of the front seat in your car. Just press it between headrest brackets to install it. The handle can rotate 360 degrees to allow you to find the best viewing position.
The Lamicall tablet mount holder was made of aluminum and ABS materials. It’s sturdy, odorless, and has reinforced handles for extra stability. ⇢ Amazon – $14.99.
PopSmart Leather iPad Sleeve with Pencil Holder. The sleeve is made to resemble the original Apple Leather Sleeve, but it’s much more affordable.
The sleeve was made to fit the 2018 iPad 9.7, so it will also accommodate the 10.5-inch iPad Pro 10.5 (2018 release).
The sleeve is made of faux leather (thermoplastic polyurethane with a surface resembling a real leather), not the genuine one. It’s slim and lightweight, and can easily slide into your briefcase or backpack.
PopSmart Faux Leather iPad Sleeve is available in five classic colors: Black, Blue, Gold, Gray, and Pink. ⇢ Amazon – $21.99.
City Sheep iPad Pro 12.9 Felt Sleeve. This iPad case is crafted from smooth natural merino wool felt and hardy genuine Crazy Horse leather. Natural wool felt protects your iPad from impact and avoid scratches.
A leather flap keeps all the items hidden when you hold it on the move. There is also a version available for iPad Pro 10.5 2018. ⇢ Etsy – $89.99.
Crazy Horse iPad Pro Leather Sleeve. You see luxury at its best. The sleeves from Crazy Horse are hand-crafted from classic saddle leather rubbed to give it an antique look. They fit the iPad with the Smart Keyboard attached.
The sleeves are available for both iPad Pro 10.5 and 12.9. You can add your initials or other text on the front side. Just type what you need in a message to seller. ⇢ Etsy – $99.
Bagsmart Water Repellent Organizer Bag for Apple iPad Pro 10.5. A case for the iPad is a must but what to do with the cables, earphones, or the power pack?
This versatile bag from Bagsmart can solve the accessory problem. Its main compartment is designed to fit and protect the iPad perfectly. However, the bag has a lot more pockets and compartments, so that you can take all the cables and peripherals with you.
The bag is made of water-repellent nylon with padded semi-flexible covers. Multiple mesh pockets and elasticized segments will give you unlimited flexibility in organizing accessories. ⇢ Amazon – $25.99.
FRTMA Apple Pencil Magnetic Holder. Anyone who considers getting the Apple Pencil, will realize one more thing is needed: a holder. While there are several iPad Pro cases with built-in Apple Pencil holder, many users prefer a solution that gives more freedom.
Take a look at the silicone sleeve that you put on the Apple Pencil. It gives two benefits: improves the grip and enables to attach the pencil to any iPad case with the magnetic cover, which means any case that supports the automatic sleep/wake feature.
You can choose from five colors. Besides Red, seen above, you can pick up Lavender or Ice Sea Blue. ⇢ Amazon – $12.99.
Upwade Travel Power Strip. When you are travelling, it’s always good to take a power strip. Sometimes, the electrical outlet in a hotel room is unreachable or the charging cable of your iPad is too short.
A power strip that you take on a journey, should be light and compact. Such as the one from Upwade. It’s smaller than most power strips on the market, and provides two outlets and fours USB charger ports. The most clever thing is the cable that you can wrap around the power strip.
This ultra-compact power strip is available in two colors, White or Black, and it comes with a travel pouch. ⇢ Amazon – $16.99.
Ugreen Adjustable Tablet Stand Holder. This handy portable stand from Ugreen is one of the most popular tablet stands designs on Amazon. It will perfectly fit iPad Pro 10.5, but the 12.9 Pro would be too large for it.
The stand offers different viewing angles from 0 to 100 degrees. After folding it will easily slip into your pocket. Superior ABS and rubber pad on the bottom protect this sturdy mini desk stand from sliding. Available in two colors: Black and White. ⇢ Amazon – $10.49.
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Where can I buy iPad Pro 2018 accessories and cases?
Check out our recommendations for online stores, where you’ll find more iPad cases.
Amazon – the best site to find the alternatives for the original iPad case. There are currently almost 9 million results to a search phrase “iPad case.” It’s a good destination if you are looking for a more affordable smart cover – in a lot more color and design variations.
eBay – when you’ll go through the branded cases on Amazon, you’ll find out that many covers have a quite similar construction, and differ only in colors. On eBay, you can find the similar cases. Most of them are unbranded, and that means you’ll be able to buy them for a lower – sometimes much lower – price.
Etsy – this is our favorite marketplace for handcrafted items. You’ll find here tons of beautiful iPad sleeves and covers. Many of these cases can be customized to your needs. If you want to get a unique, insanely cute sleeve – look no further than Etsy.
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