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As far as a case I have the Logitech Ultrathin keyboard case that connects to the magnetic side of the Ipad4 and folds over to protect the glass. The keyboard also has a magnetic slot that the ipad4 will fasten to while in the typing position. A great addition to my Ipad4 and one I must say gives off a 'wow' factor every time I use it in public.
Key a keyboard folio case to make trying easier and makes a more neutral position causing less neck strain