So how much did everyone else spend on their ipad accesories

Discussion in 'iPad Accessories for iPAD 1, 2 and 3' started by JaiDineshable, May 8, 2011.

  1. JaiDineshable

    JaiDineshable iPF Novice

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    I spent a lot more than I expected:

    70 for a smart cover

    20 for a zagg back shield

    10 dollar for a brandless screen protector

    25 dollars on a black leather sleeve for ipad+smart cover from ebay

    and I couldnt resist

    so 60 more for a incase bookjacket

    so about 200 dollars with shipping...I shouldn't have gotten the sleeve if I knew I was going to get a separate case for commuting.

    Another point is that I can't believe the leather smart covers are 70 dollars when I put it next to my 60 dollar bookjacket, I mean magnets and leather I know...but its just a flap...I dont know if its the bookjacket thats cheap or the smart cover that is expensive..
     
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    I bought the Zaggmate keyboard/case $99.00 (LOVE IT!)

    Neoprene inCase $24.00

    Love the Zaggmate. Wonderful. great protection, too.
     
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    Zaggmate ($99)
    Leather Folio & Neoprene sleeve (From AT&T online sale @ $10 each)
    Molle sleeve ($36)
    Screen protector/Anti-glare/anti-smudge ($20)
    Cheapo stand for the kitchen ($15)

    All in all... too much :D
     
  4. jasmynsway

    jasmynsway iPad Fan

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    Well I've done some buying and returning, but the final total is:

    Verbatim Foldable keyboard: $62
    Switcheasy Canvas:$50 (came with surprisingly good screen protector)
    Stylus: $20

    Plus tax + shipping

    I'm not willing to talk about the cost of apps...lol

    It was all worth it though. This thing is awesome!
     
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    I was thinking about this on my way to best buy today when I was going to look for accessories for the iPad. so far I've gotten cheapo eBay case for the back $8, cheap screen protector $3, and a case logic tablet carrying case $12.

    A couple things I'm eyeing are a smart cover because they are coolmand the white carbon fiber bodyguardz skin thing. I think the bodyguardz skin will spend how much big the screen protector is.
     
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    Well, the first thing I needed was a wireless router in my house as this is the first wireless device that I have owned. I opted for the Airport Extreme for $179 since the future is wireless. Then there was the tan leather smart cover for $69. I also bought AppleCare for $79 because I am conservative on these things. Later I bought a 2nd USB cord so I would not have to unplug when I wanted to sync. And lastly a useful book titled "Portable Genius" for about $18; I am used to learning from a book like that. And a variety of paid applications like MotionX and Golfshot. Ok, I am in for over $1000...time will tell if this was worth it, but so far I am having fun!
     
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    £1 so far on a neoprene sleeve. Got a switcheasy canvas on order but no idea when that'll appear.
     
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    hookbill iPad Junkie

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    I spent $15.00 on a silicone cover and about $20.00 on a wooden music stand that works great as a holder. $60.00 on my Apple Bluetooth keyboard. That's it.

    Screen protector for the iPad? Waste of money if you ask me.
     
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    The iPad...priceless. For everything else there's MasterCard.

    Ok, I'll be serious! Smart cover 44 bucks, and later a leather folio cover for 15 dollars.
     
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    Mountainbikermark iPad Addict

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    Zagg mate $70
    Camera kit $30 shared between 2 Ipads
    Targus Zierra leather folio $41
    Neoprene zipper case $4
    Apple Care $70 x 2 for mine and my wifes
    Apple cover for my wifes Ipad $30

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    To much and I really don't want to know.
     
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    Kaykaykay iPad Wizard

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    About $200 for three iPads. A car charger and three extra wall warts were the major costs, but were worth it, for convenience.
     
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    $30 for a inviz shield screen protector
    $40 for blue smart cover.
    $30 for inviz shield screen protector number two after the first one got dirt around the edges of my white iPad, I now know to expect that with the white iPad so that's the last time I'm buying a screen protector.
     
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    David79 iPad Junkie

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    I have spent a total of $167.00 I really shouldn't have, but biggest purchase was for clam case, got open box for $70, then there was extra long power adapter, stylus, neoprene sleeve, screen protector, 2 different cases 1 has built in stand, a separates adjustable stand, a carry bag that was for portable dvd player, but ipad fits perfect, then a car charger. I think that is it, god I hope that is it LOL
     
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    tzimisce iPad Addict

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    I find that a matte screen filter helps enormously on reducing glare and reflection because I use my iPad outdoors a lot, and virtually eliminates smudges and fingerprints, so it's quite a useful accessory for me (and many others, I'm sure.)
     

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