If you are determined to get the newest iPad together with the original keyboard, buy them on Amazon and save $50.
As you know, the newest iPad 10.2 (2019) starts shipping on September 30. You can preorder it in the Apple online store for a regular price, but if you are looking for a deal, you can already get one on Amazon.
Apple iPad 10.2 on Amazon costs the same ($329 for the entry-level variant) – it’s too early for a price cut. However, you can save big on the Smart Keyboard.
So, if you have already made up your mind, and the set iPad 10.2 with Smart Keyboard is on your to-buy list, you can save $50 on the combo right now – if you buy them via the Apple Reseller store on Amazon.
The regular price of the Apple iPad Smart Keyboard is
$159. However, you can buy it on Amazon for as low as $110, which means you keep almost $50 in your pocket. It’s the saving of over 30%.
When you visit the product page of the Smart Keyboard on Amazon, you will see the title “Apple Smart Keyboard for 10.5-inch iPad Pro – US English.” Is it compatible with the newest 10.2-inch iPad? Yes. This keyboard works with three iPad models:
- iPad Pro 10.5
- iPad Air (3rd generation)
- iPad (7th generation) – which is the newest 10.2-inch model
To summarize. You can buy iPad 10.2 (Wi-Fi + 32 GB variant) + Smart Keyboard in the Apple store and pay $488 in total. Or you can buy the same set on Amazon and spend $439.
To buy iPad 10.2 with Smart Keyboard on Amazon, simply add the iPad to the cart first, and then look on the right side for the section saying “Add an Accessory” (see the screenshot below). Then, check the box “Apple Smart Keyboard for 10.5-inch iPad Pro – US English.”
The saved $50 you can spend on a screen protector or a solid iPad 10.2 cover. You can also get the Apple Pencil. It is also compatible with the newest iPad, and it’s also cheaper on Amazon than anywhere else. Right now its price is set at $94.88 (
The newest iPad features a bigger 10.2-inch Retina display with a 2160 × 1620 px screen resolution and 264 ppi pixel density. With a wide viewing angle and almost 3.5 million pixels, the display is a vivid canvas for creative expression.
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Top iPad cases and accessories to get in 2019
Based on recommendations from top tech sites and best customer reviews.
Zugu Muse Case for iPad Pro 11 (2018)
Magnet-secured case with 8 stand angles. Wireless Apple Pencil charging support, 5ft drop protection, car industry materials. Also for iPad Pro 12.9 and iPad 9.7.
Average rating: 4.7/5
amFilm Tempered Glass iPad 10.2 Screen Protector 2-Pack
Premium quality tempered glass screen protector from amFilm Glass – a brand trusted by millions of customers. 99% transparency, zero bubbles, oleophobic coating, ultra thin (0.33 mm), 9H hardness.
Average rating: 4.2/5
ESR Tri-fold iPad mini 5 Flexible Case
In this slim and lightweight case, a tri-fold front is combined with a back shell that’s made of flexible soft rubber. It’s a great Smart Cover alternative.
Average rating: 4.6/5
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