How Much Have You Spent Protecting Your iPad?

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    Apple care does not cover if it's dropped of physical damage! Just thought you'd know! Keep it safe!
     
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    Ghost armor: $50+
    Sena folio: $80+tax
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    A lot of effing money

    I carry it around in the same man purse/ammo bag I've been carrying books in for years, and I don't really see the need to upgrade. It fits the iPad and the keyboard, as well as another thin book or two.
     
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    Far too much in my case
     
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    i have spent about 100 bucks in cases and stuff but i dont like holding my ipad with a case on it it might sound strange but i like the feel of it and the quality of the ipad.
     
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    Yes, but it is protection, which was the question. I don't make a habit of tossing my tablets (iPad, Android, or Kindles) across the room. But so far most cases of iPad deaths have been hardware failures that are covered.
    I got a silicon skin which is pretty thin and provides slightly more grip. I like the feel of the iPad, but prefer it being protected from most bumps and scrapes.
     
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    Just $40 on the Apple case.
     
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    I just bought the Apple case. I looked at others but I liked the way the Apple case can fold to give a small slope when in landscape mode. I find it easier to type like that.

    I also bought the invisible skin screen protector but I took it off after about 15 minutes because I didn't like the feel of it.

    Then I did buy the Best Buy two year accident protection. Pricey, but since I am taking my iPad on a cross-country motorcycle trip next week, I thought it might come handy.
     
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    Tuf Luv leather case, Speck Shield View, nearly $100
     
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    $9.00 on a silicone case from Amazon and $13.00 for a case to put it in when in my handbag. The case is actually for a net book or portable DVD player, but fits perfectly.

    I love the cases from Oberon design( handmade in California) but they're $130. I'm sure I'll give into temptation eventually, I always do.:D
     
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    I've got the Apple case, but I rarely use it. Mostly, mine is knocking around in my briefcase. So far, so good.
     
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    i'm not planning to spend more than $ 50 for a case
    i'm still looking for a good case that offers good protection and usability
     
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    I have not spent anything yet...I might get a TPU case and a dock. I bought 4 cases and 2 screen protectors for my samsung vibrant and only use 1 case and prob wouldn't use that if i wasn't worried about the camera lens ..never bothered with the sp.'s because I just love the feel of the naked glass... avoiding going overboard!
     

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