Among several tablets on the market it’s the iPad that comes with the largest variety of covers of all possible kinds. There are lots of them – so many that sometimes it’s hard to make a decision.
What about other brands and models? We’ll list here tablet covers for Amazon Fire, Samsung Galaxy, Google Nexus, and other models as well.
The purpose of this overview is to highlight best designs that could express personality and taste.
Before the list, we’d like to share some buying tips. If you want to skip this section, you can jump directly to:
Before getting down to choosing the cover, it’s good to know the dimensions of your device. In case of the most popular tablets, like iPad or Amazon Fire, the covers are tailored to their exact dimensions.
If you own a less popular model, you’ll probably have to choose one of “universal size” covers. They fall into two categories: for 7-inch, and 10-inch tablets.
For a quick reference, we list the dimensions of the most popular tablets in the table below.
iPad dimensions ( height × width × depth )
|iPad mini 1||7.87 × 5.30 × 0.28||200 × 134.7 × 7.2|
|iPad mini 2 (Retina)||7.87 × 5.30 × 0.29||200 × 134.7 × 7.5|
|iPad mini 3 (Retina)||7.87 × 5.30 × 0.29||200 × 134.7 × 7.5|
|iPad Air 1||9.4 × 6.6 × 0.29||240 × 169.5 × 7.5|
|iPad Air 2||9.4 × 6.6 × 0.24||240 × 169.5 × 6.1|
|iPad 4, 3, 2||9.5 × 7.31 × 0.37||241.2 × 185.7 × 9.4|
Amazon Fire dimensions ( height × width × depth )
|Fire HD 6.0||6.70 × 4.10 × 0.40||169 × 103 × 10.7|
|Fire HD 7.0 2014||7.50 × 5.00 × 0.40||191 × 128 × 10.6|
|Fire HDX 7.0||7.30 × 5.00 × 0.40||186 × 128 × 9.0|
|Fire HDX 8.9||9.10 × 6.20 × 0.30||231 × 158 × 7.8|
Samsung Galaxy dimensions ( height × width × depth )
|Galaxy Tab 4 7.0||7.36 × 4.25 × 0.35||186.9 × 107.9 × 9.0|
|Galaxy Tab 4 8.0||8.27 × 4.88 × 0.31||210 × 124 × 7.95|
|Galaxy Tab 4 10.1||9.57 × 6.95 × 0.31||243 × 176.4 × 7.95|
|Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4||8.62 × 5.06 × 0.28||219 × 128.5 × 7.2|
|Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1||9.57 × 6.75 × 0.29||243.1 × 171.4 × 7.3|
|Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2||11.64 × 8.03 × 0.31||295.6 / 204 / 7.95|
|Galaxy Note 8.0||8.30 × 5.35 × 0.31||210.8 × 135.9 × 7.95|
|Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014)||9.57 × 6.75 × 0.31||243.1 × 171.4 × 7.9|
|Galaxy Note 10.1||10.31 × 7.09 × 0.35||262 × 180 × 8.9|
|Galaxy Note Pro 12.2||11.64 × 8.03 × 0.31||295.6 × 204 × 7.95|
Almost all cases offered on Etsy are made to order, so make sure to give a shop owner the name of your device, together with exact dimensions. Put the dimensions from above in a message to seller to make sure the cover will perfectly fit your device.
And the last thing before the overview – a list of sites to further explore, if you don’t find an interesting product in this article.
Tablet covers – recommended sites
Etsy – a great destination if you really want to get something unique in style. All cases and sleeves are made here to order, so it’s also a must-visit place if you own a less popular tablet. Just give the dimensions to the shop owner and you’ll have the sleeve tailored for your device.
Caseable – the site offers unique designs from best artists, but most of all, these designs can be put ona stunningly large number of tailored covers. You’ll find on a list of supported devices HP Slate 7, HTC Flyer, Acer Iconia, Sony Tablet S, or TrekStor SurfTab.
Tuff-Luv – if you are looking for innovative covers tailored for less popular tablets, this site is worth checking out. You’ll find here covers for Archos, Acer, or Asus.
Proporta – while stylish tablet covers made in cooperation with Barbour, are available only for iPad, you can find here other great designs, for Nokia Lumia Tablet, or Microsoft Surface, among others.
If this overview is missing a design which in your opinion should be added, please share your thoughts in the comments below.
An updated overview of the best iPad cases and accessories from around the web. Cases for iPad 9.7 (2017), iPad Mini, and iPad Pro, as well as older iPad models.
50 stylish tablet covers
Proporta Barbour iPad Mini Case – Quilted. This case is made using the same high-quality materials and fabrics used in Barbour jackets and other clothing. It features a soft, quilted exterior with contrasting brown Barbour logo panel. Tartan lining adds to the traditional style of this case, which keeps its classic appeal for all generations.
Available in four colors: Black, Olive, Navy, and Terracotta. ⇢ Proporta – $19.95.
DodoCase Penguin Classics iPad cover. Fits iPad 4, 3, and 2. Created in cooperation with Dodocase, this traditionally hand-made cover features the iconic Penguin Classics black-spine design, lined with Penguin-orange linen. ⇢ Penguin – $79.95.
Caseable “Gardening” iPad Air Cover. Express your personality with this great-looking design by Ali Gulec. Unlike other sites where you can customize the covers, on Caseable you will find not plastic hard cases, but real hand-crafted covers made of recycled materials. Tough and rigid structure has neoprene padding. The interior is made of soft micro-suede, with inside pocket for documents. ⇢ Caseable – $49.90.
Poetic CoverMate Case for iPad Air. The CoverMate by Poetic is hip by nature, featuring a collection of stylish print designs. The case is ultra light and thin. The front cover supports wake/sleep feature and folds into a stand for use when reading, watching, or typing.
Many colors and designs are available, including Love in Paris (featured above), Chevron, and Geometric Triangle. ⇢ Amazon – $9.95.
Fintie Polka Dot Rotating Stand Case for iPad 4, 3, and 2. The sophisticated styling features a unique, patent-pending mechanism that creatively frames the Apple logo and allows the iPad to rotate both vertically and horizontally while in the case. The soft interior lining adds color and protects the device against scratches.
The Fintie rotating stands are available in twelve colors and patterns. ⇢ Amazon – $17.99.
Mari Forsell iPad Air Sleeve. Stylish sleeve made with vintage blue, red and black tweed wool fabric. The case is lined with off white canvas. It comes with a rivet reinforced brown leather straps with snap closures. ⇢ Etsy – $75.
Labato iPad Air Leatherette Case Cover. Modern design decorated with ribbon – contrast color strips, infusing vogue into conciseness. Built-in magnetic strip provides automatic sleep/wake feature.
Two colors to choose from: Black (featured above), and Rose. ⇢ Amazon – $10.99.
iFrogz Script Case for iPad Mini. This is a folio-style case that features a snap-in frame and a fashionable texture fabric in a few colors to choose from. The frame consists of two parts that provide a sleek design and several media viewing angles.
Available in four colors: Black, Gray, Red, and Brown. ⇢ Amazon – $29.94.
KAVAJ “Berlin” iPad Mini Retina Case in Cognac. This is a sleek, modern and luxurious case cover that fits your iPad tightly and securely. The magnet technology supports the sleep/wake feature. The case positions the device at two angles: standing for viewing videos, and propped up for typing and interaction.
Available in two colors: Cognac Brown, and Black. ⇢ Amazon – $44.90.
Wolverine Case for iPad 4, 3, and 2. Available also for iPad Mini. Designed by Melissa Smith, this one-piece, impact resistant hard shell case is featuring an extremely slim profile. The lay-flat feature protects the front of your iPad by extending the bezel above the screen. Compatible with the Apple iPad Smart Cover. ⇢ Society6 – $60.
Tuff-Luv Western Leather Embrace Plus Case for iPad Mini and iPad Mini Retina. This high quality Western Genuine Leather book-style case includes a secure harness to ensure your new iPad Mini stays where it belongs. You can have the peace of mind of knowing your tablet is safe, while keeping complete access to all the controls and functions you need to use. ⇢ Tuff-Luv – £39.99.
Tuff-Luv Tri-Axis Western Leather iPad Air Case. This rugged case is hand-made in high-grade “Western” genuine leather. It features 5 viewing angles in landscape mode, from 30 to 75 degrees. The case includes Tuff-Luv’s latest “Stasis” feature to automatically put your iPad to sleep when shut. ⇢ Tuff-Luv – £64.99.
Cocones iPad Air Sleeve, Deep Caramel. This sleeve features a combination of minimalist design and natural materials. It’s made in Ireland from 100% natural wool felt, and sports a smooth natural leather patch embossed with Cocones logo.
Cocones shop offers other felt colors as well as designs. ⇢ Etsy – $58.
Amazon Fire cases
Fintie Amazon Fire HDX 7 Folio Case. The case adds a couple of nice features. A smart holder is designed to hold your stylus pen, while a soft inner liner and protective corners help safeguard the tablet against scratches and damage.
The case is available in a variety of colors to meet all tastes. ⇢ Amazon – $16.99.
Marware MicroShell Folio Case for Amazon Fire HD 8.9 (not HDX 8.9). It’s a lightweight, form-fitting folio allows full access to the HDMI and charging ports without removing device from the case. Fold the front lid back and insert it into the groove on the back of the polycarbonate shell. ⇢ Amazon – $34.99.
Botene Amazon Fire Sleeve. Hand-made to order, so you can get this sleeve tailored for your device. It’s made of high-quality wool fabric, purple and black herringbone pattern. A large outside pocket holds all your necessary items you need on your short trip like your cell phone, iPod or even a wallet. ⇢ Etsy – $31.99.
CaseCrown Bold Standby Pro for Amazon Fire HDX 7. The improved Bold Standby Pro flaunts some great new features (NOT for 2012 Amazon Fire HD 7). There is a back slot that transforms the case into a multi-angle viewing stand. An elastic nylon band allows for a more secure grip when viewing media. The built-in magnetic strip supports sleep/wake feature.
Available in four colors: Black, Blue, Purple, and Red. ⇢ CaseCown – $35.
Caseable Follow the Sky Amazon Fire HDX 7 Cover. The design from Bianca Green is one of th most popular on Caseable. It’s available for other Fire devices, including HDX 8.9, and older HD models. ⇢ Caseable – $49.99.
MoKo Smart-shell Amazon Fire HDX 7 Case. Ultra slim and lightweight protective hardback with premium quality PU leather front. The case has a built-in stand with two angles: for typing an email or watching a movie. The device can be charged with case closed. Smart cover auto sleep/wake feature is supported.
Available for other Amazon Fire tablets. Several colors to choose from. ⇢ Amazon – from $5.99.
Corkor Amazon Fire HDX 7 Sleeve. Hand-made from soft, flexible and durable cork, it’s a great gift idea for vegans and vegetarians. It can also fit any tablet sized up to 191 x 128 x 10.6 mm / 7.5 x 5.0 x 0.42 inches.
There are four different patterns to choose from: Dark Brown, Light Brown, Red, and Rustic. ⇢ Amazon – from $39.99.
Belkin Chambray Cover for Amazon Fire HDX 8.9. The case offers both style and versatility. Its inner lining is set with grooves so you can position your Fire tablet at the most comfortable angle for watching a video, reading a book, or typing an email. For added protection, an integrated elastic strap keeps the front cover tightly closed.
Available in four colors: Black, Purple, Slate Blue, and Sorbet Pink. ⇢ Amazon – $44.99.
MoKo Amazon Fire HDX 7 Case. Custom designed to fit Fire HDX 7 the case combines functionality with style. It automatically wakes or puts your device to sleep when the lid is opened and closed. Folding cover transforms the case to a stand with two viewing angles. There is an interior hand strap for comfortable one-handed use.
Available in several colors. There are also versions for Amazon Fire HD 8.9 and All-new Fire HD 7. ⇢ Amazon – $16.99.
ProCase Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Case. Lightweight and durable case that covers back and corners, with full access to all ports and functions. It transforms into a stand with multiple viewing angles, perfect for both typing and watching.
Versions for 7, 8, and 10.1 Galaxy Tab. Available in six colors: Black, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, and Yellow. ⇢ Amazon – from $12.95.
Five Sprouts Stitching Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 Sleeve. This practical and protective sleeve makes it easy to carry your Samsung tablet, either by itself or in your backpack, purse or tote. The large front pocket is a great way to tuck away your additional accessories, and the fabric strap and button closure is easy to use and reliable.
There are several designs of cases for Samsung tablets available on Five Sprouts Stitching shop. ⇢ Etsy – $26.95.
Khomo Grid Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Case Cover. Available for 7, 8, and 10.1-inch versions. This slim case combines luxury with uncompromised protection, this sleek case is covered with an easy-to-grip fabric and a premium microfiber interior. It has built-in stands for comfortable video-chatting and movie-watching positions. Built-in elastic hand strap makes holding your device easier.
Khomo Grid Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 case covers are available in five colors: Black, Blue, Gray, Orange, and Pink. ⇢ Amazon – $10.99.
Fintie Giraffe Magenta Fit Folio Case Cover for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0. This case is specifically designed for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 inch Tablet P3200. Made from durable elegant synthetic leather with micro fiber soft interior to protect the device from scratches, damages and shocks. Cover will fold horizontally as a versatile stand to enjoying typing, emailing, gaming or video watching.
Fintie Fit Folio Galaxy Tab 3 covers are available in 18 colors and designs, including Zebra, Leopard Rainbow, Orange, and Brown. ⇢ Amazon – $12.99.
Belkin Stripe Cover with Stand for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0. Elevate your entertainment experience with our Stripe Cover with Stand. We’ve given one of our best-selling favorites a makeover – with the same durable construction and thoughtful design details now in a fresh new look.
Available in 2 colors: Rose and Blacktop. ⇢ Belkin – $39.99.
i-Blason Shell Stand Case for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1. This lightweight and durable cases is made of premium PU leather with soft, enhancing microfiber interior. It offers multiple stand positions and viewing options with the roll back cover, and interior spines. The back cover safely holds the tablet in place with corner holders that latch on to the sides of the tablet.
Available in five colors: Black, Blue, Orange, Purple, and Red. Stylus pen included. There are also versions for Galaxy Tab 3 7 and Galaxy Tab 8. ⇢ Amazon – $12.95.
Tuff-Luv Western Leather Case for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1. This rugged case is hand-made in Western style genuine leather. Secure magnetic tab will allow you to smoothly move your tablet from a typing position to a horizontal viewing position. Integrated sleep function will power down your tablet to save its battery life. The case was designed specifically for SGT3 10.1, and it allows access to all ports. ⇢ Tuff-Luv – £44.99 (free worldwide shipping available).
i-Blason Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 case cover. For 7.0, 8.0 and 10.1 models. The cover offers dual typing and viewing positions for maximum convenience. There are precise cut outs for cameras, controls, buttons and port. Compatible with SGT3’s sleep function.
i-Blason Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 case covers are available in nine colors. Black, Red, Pink and Magenta, are among them. ⇢ Amazon – $12.95.
BluCase Sleeve for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7. This light and durable handmade linen case uses 5mm lightweight foam to protect your tablet from scratches, bumps, dirt and grime. Exterior is made of natural washed linen, produced in Lithuania. ⇢ Etsy – $22.90.
Original Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Case. A quality case by Samsung Electronics that fits perfectly the 2014 edition of Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet. Slim design doesn’t add any bulk to the tablet and it offers two positions: typing and viewing. Made from a premium material it supports wake/sleep function. ⇢ Samsung – $59.99 or Amazon – $39.99.
WAWO Samsung Galaxy Note/Tab Pro 12.2 Case. Designed specifically for Galaxy Pro 12.2-inch tablet (SM-P900 and SM-P905). Supports sleep/wake function. Made from high quality PU leather, with a soft flannel lining fabric inside.
Available in as much as ten colors, including White, Brown, Black Purple, and Orange. ⇢ Amazon – $14.99.
Moko Case for Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 and Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2. MoKo has the most versatile selection of cases for the biggest Samsung tablets. Five designs are available: folding cover case, keyboard cover case, rotating cover case, slimfit cover case (featured above), and smart-shell cover case.
All the cases are available in a variety of colors and patterns – there are over 20 just for slimfit version. ⇢ Amazon – from $8.99.
Google Nexus cases
MoKo Slim-fit Google Nexus 7 Covers. Moko covers feature a combination of functionality and style. Built-in stand offers multiple angles: perfect when you type an email or watch a movie. Wake or put your device to sleep by opening or closing the case. Padded front cover and hard plastic back offer enhanced protection.
MoKo Slim-fit Nexus 7 Covers are available in 19 colors. ⇢ Amazon – $18.99.
Caseable “Northern Star” Google Nexus 7 Case. Designed by Sandrine Pagnoux, this case is hand-made in Brooklyn from recycled materials. It has a tough structure with neoprene padding. In the inside there is a pocket for documents.
On Caseable you can use blank cover and create your very own design, by adding image or artwork, changing color, and add text. ⇢ Caseable – $49.99.
Poetic Slimline Portfolio Google Nexus 7 and 10 Covers. This series of covers from Poetic offers a sturdy folder design providing protection to the screen and the back of the device. The microfiber interior lining offers scratch and dust protection as well as anti-slip protection when rolling back the cover in multiple view positions.
Available in several colors and designs. ⇢ Amazon – $12.95.
Snugg Google Nexus 7 Case Cover. Made from PU leather on the outside, and soft, snug, nubuk in the inside. The folding front cover tucks into the rear of the case, creating a stand for watching movies and another for lower angle, for typing.
Available colors of Snugg Google Nexus 7 covers: Black, Baby Blue, Electric Blue, Distressed Brown, Orange, Pink, Red, and White. ⇢ Snugg – $29.99.
Tuff-Luv Embrace Case for Google Nexus 7. This book-style case is handmade in purple faux leather. Inner lining is made from soft nubuck. The recessed band design eliminates the extra bulk normally associated with strapped covers, keeping the case slim and trim.
Available in a wide range of colours and styles. ⇢ Tuff-Luv – £24.99.
JAVOedge Cherry Blossom 360 Rotating Axis Case for the Google Nexus 7. This cover adds a beautiful pattern of cherry blossoms to your Nexus 7. A back cover acts as a kickstand to place the device in either horizontal or vertical position. A built-in frame and an extra secure flap securely keeps the Nexus inside the case at all times.
Google Nexus 7 covers from JAVOedge are available in two designs: Ocean Blue, and Twilight Purple. ⇢ Amazon – $9.99.
Proporta Pencils Google Nexus 7 Cover. This lively design is made specifically for Nexus 2013 model. Crafted from high quality faux leather it keeps the device protected against scratches and drops, while looking stylish and original. ⇢ Proporta – $39.95.
Sew Wonder Google Nexus 7 Sleeve. This beautiful sleeve, featuring stripes in bright rainbow colors, is made of premium cotton, and is fully padded with soft fleece. There is a large front pocket to store the charger, pens, or essentials.
On Sew Wonder Etsy shop you’ll find several great-looking designs fitting both 7 and 10-inch Google Nexus. ⇢ Etsy – $21.75.
Tablet cases – other brands
VG Dauphine Folio Case Cover for Kobo Arc. Keep your tablet protected at all-time with our Dauphine Edition carrying case. The 4-way corner restraint straps keep your tablet safely inside the case and prevent it from falling-out of the when opened. The magnetic closing flap keeps the case firmly closed for maximum screen protection.
VG Dauphine Kobo Arc covers are available in ten designs, including Black Textured, Colorful Stripes, and Pink Checkered. ⇢ Amazon – $19.99.
VG Hydei Bag Case for Kobo Arc 7. This protective carrying bag case from MyVangoddy has a microfiber lined interior, reinforced with dual layer neoprene to protect your device. It’s designed with multiple accessory pockets to let you carry a charger, mobile phone, and much more.
Available in five colors: Blue, Red, Silver, Black Patent Leather, and Red Patent Leather. ⇢ Amazon – $14.99.
Caseable Chevron Flora II Acer Iconia Case. Here is another great design from Caseable. This one was created by Bianca Green – and as all other, can be used on Acer Iconia Tab A100 7. This is full bleed print in photo quality on entire outside. The interior is lined with a soft micro suede to prevent from scratches. ⇢ Caseable – $49.99.
Tuff-Luv Pull-Tab Pouch Case for Sony Tablets. Fits Sony S1 & Xperia S. This stylish case is hand-made in high-grade faux leather. Use the Pull-Tab function to instantly remove your tablet, there is no fiddling around.
Available in three colors: Pink, Western Leathe Brown, and Black. ⇢ Tuff-Luv – £8.75.
Gecko Covers Felt Sleeve for 7-inch Tablets. Trendy felt sleeve if you like to surf or read without a cover, but you do need to protect your device while travelling. Felt material is combined with faux leather. The sleeve closes with a solid magnetic popper, no problem with poor quality zippers. ⇢ Gecko Covers – €17.95.
East Farm Felt Cover for 7-inch tablets. It’s made of natural 3mm felt to securely protect your tablet. The sleeve fastens with a loop and toggle button. Fits Amazon Fire and other 7-inch tablets. ⇢ Etsy – $30.
Griffin Elan Sleeve for 7-inch Tablets. Will fit HTC Flyer, BlackBerry PlayBook or Nook HD. This is a protective slipcover which is slim enough to slip into a bag, but tough enough to protect your tablet from whatever it may find in there. It features a durable, easy-to-clean outer shell with smooth micro suede interior to keep your tablet safe. ⇢ Griffin – $19.99.
Belkin Universal Sleeve for 10-inch Tablets. This slim-profile, lightweight case draws attention with surprising splashes of color. The perforated exterior reveals hints of the shade inside, while the grippable material gives you a secure hold on your tablet. ⇢ Amazon – $5.75.
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