Apple’s new 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models have supported the belief that the uber tablets will surely replace Mac laptops. And Apple itself confessed that “Your next computer is not a computer.” However, before you use the large-screen iPad as your laptop, you must equip it with essential accessories. From perfect chargers to protective cases, here are the best accessories for the newest iPad Pro 12.9-inch and 11-inch.
- ESR Protective Case
- Spigen Screen Protector
- AirPods Pro
- ProCase Keyboard Case
- Apple Pencil
- Hiearcool USB C Hub
- Apple Magic Mouse
- Comfyable Sleeve
- Omoton iPad Stand
- NIMASO USB C Cable
- Anker USB-C Charger Adapter
- Tomtoc Portfolio Case
- SanDisk USB C Flash Drive
- SteelSeries Gaming Controller
1. ESR Protective Case for 2021 iPad Pro 12.9-inch and 11-inch
ESR’s trifold smart case is a perfect blend of protection and convenience for you. The manufacturer has taken care of all aspects of users’ interaction with the tablet. Smart design begins with a magnetic closure that keeps the cover securely sealed, and it also protects your Apple Pencil at the top.
Since Apple has made some welcome modifications in the camera, this case precisely fits on the camera bump, so that you can take perfect pictures. The case flaunts two stand modes; you can either use your iPad as a book reader and also as a notepad to write something on.
- Two stand modes
- Apple Pencil compatible
- Functional clasp
- Not strong enough
2. Spigen Screen Protector for iPad Pro
Spigen has crafted a case-friendly screen protector for your 2021 iPad Pro. A tempered glass with 9H screen hardness is enough to endure everyday wear and tear. Even after using it for a long time, you will experience excellent touch-responsiveness. Moreover, you can quickly access everything on your iPad without any hassle without any delay.
The screen guard will never come between your eyes and the content you want to watch or read. This is due to clarity, which allows you to consume the original screen brightness. Your oily fingers will not damage the beauty of your iPad screen; leave it to the oleophobic coating.
- Oleophobic coating
- 9H screen hardness
- Installation needs some efforts
3. AirPods Pro
I cannot think of any other product except the latest AirPods Pro for my top-notch tablet. Active noise cancellation ensures immersive sound; it gives me musical high to listen to my retro playlist on Apple Music.
Setting up the headphones is as easy as pie. Just open the case and bring it near to your iPad Pro. Adaptive EQ, quick access to Siri, and sweat and water-resistant make it one of the popular headphones among Apple users.
And then there is a battery. Apple’s wireless charging case gives more than 24 hours of battery life. Enjoy audio, video, movies, and more without any interruption.
- 24-hour battery life
- Adaptive EQ
- Easy set-up
- Quick access to Siri
- Need to change earbuds often
4. ProCase Keyboard Case for 12.9-inch and 11-inch iPad Pro
A keyboard case plays dual role of protection and functionality, and this is why it is one of the essential accessories for 2021 iPad Pro. Your professional life demands you stay online anywhere. To connect to your job or business, you can rely on ProCase keyboard case for your iPad Pro.
Despite the fact that it is a keyboard case, ProCase has successfully retained its slim body. You can carry this keyboard case conveniently while you are traveling. The magnetic pad allows you to attach or detach the keyboard. If you don’t want to use the keyboard, the keyboard case works as a standalone case.
Adjust the angles to read, watch, and type something on your tablet. Leather exterior not only makes this case fashionable but also protects your iPad against scratches.
- Magnetically detachable keyboard
- Premium leather exterior
- Auto sleep/wake function
- Difficult to install & remove Apple Pencil
5. Apple Pencil (2nd Generation) for iPad Pro
Apple Pencil is the best sibling of your iPad Pro, and the two will effectively communicate with each other. And when I say communication, it means precision, responsiveness, and natural fluidity. While using Apple Pencil, you will experience the charm of a traditional writing instrument. Turn your iPad into a notepad, canvas, or anything you want it to be.
Connect your Apple stylus wirelessly and start using it on the elegant screen of your iPad Pro. You are not supposed to spend any bucks on a connector or moving parts.
- Wireless connection
- Wireless charging
- Sometimes battery drains fast
6. Hiearcool USB C Hub for 2021 iPad Pro
A USB-C hub can turn your iPad into a full-fledged laptop. Hiearcool has designed an intelligent USB-C adapter, which has all the functions you require. A single docking station allows you to connect a flash drive, TF card, SD card, and other peripherals to your iPad Pro.
Hiearcool paid enough attention to detail, and therefore, it provides all the slots on one side, so that you can keep all the wires in order. Enjoy more accessibility to multiple ports.
- Durable aluminum alloy casting
- 100W power delivery supported
- Enhance work efficiency
- Makes buzzing noise
7. Apple Magic Mouse 2 for iPad
With trackpad support, using Apple’s Magic Mouse 2 is all the more fun on your iPad Pro. This mouse is rechargeable; hence, you don’t need to use those traditional batteries frequently. A lighter mouse gives your palm less stress and fatigue; you can move it with less resistance across your desk.
Automatic pairing removes the pain of connection; take it out of the box and start using the mouse. Its multi-touch surface helps you perform simple gestures like swiping between web pages and scroll through long documents.
- Less resistance across desk
- Multi-touch surface
- Awkward positioning in bigger palms
8. Comfyable Sleeve for 2021 iPad Pro
Elevate your style quotient by adding this elegant sleeve to your list of accessories for 2021 iPad Pro. An elegant sleeve is as light as a feather; you will love its minimal design style. Apart from its stylish appearance, you will appreciate the sleeve’s functionality as it comes with an Apple Pencil and keyboard holder.
Comfyable has used waterproof polyester material, which gives you peace of mind. Durable material does not allow water to penetrate the layers of this sleeve. An additional neoprene flat provides extra protection to your premium tablet when it is inside the sleeve.
- Soft microfiber lining
- Snug protection
- Waterproof polyester material
- Difficult to carry as no handles available
9. Omoton 2021 iPad Pro Stand
Omoton has crafted this anti-slip stand for iPad Pro to provide you ultimate comfort while typing texts, watching videos/movies, or reading eBooks. You can use this widely compatible stand for a long as it boasts superior stability. A sticky base is made of nano-absorption material; the best thing about the base is it can be cleaned easily with water.
Keep your iPad Pro in portrait or landscape orientation and use it the way you imagine. Equipped with an anti-scratch silicone pad, this stand rotates in 225 degrees. Moreover, you can charge your iPad even as it is placed on the stand – thanks to its open charging port.
- Anti-slip pad
- Durable aluminum stand
- Lightweight profile
- Not portable
10. NIMASO USB C Cable
NIMASO presents a USB-C to USB-C charging cable for your iPad Pro. Experience rapid charging with a nylon braided cable, which displays tangle-free design. A robust cable can endure approximately 10000 cycles of 90-degree bend tests.
With 20V/3A output power, this cable can charge your iPad Pro faster than other cables can. Moreover, you can transfer your data from your iPad to Mac 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Send your photos, music, and other data from the tablet to your laptop.
- Nylon tangle-free design
- 10 times faster transfer speed than USB 2.0
- More 10000 bending tests
- Cannot pack in a small bag because of its stiffness
11. Anker USB-C Charger Adapter
Anker has made an incredibly small USB-C charger, which packs 18W of power. Lighter than your car remote key, this charger is extremely portable. Since this product can charge your device 2.5 times faster than other chargers, it arguably one of the best accessories for 2021 iPad Pro.
Since it is universally compatible, you can charge your other Apple devices apart from iPad Pro.
- Extremely portable
- Lightweight and incredibly small
- 18W of power
- No LED indicator
12. Tomtoc Portfolio Case
This portfolio case from Tomtoc looks like a sleeve externally; however, when you check inside, you will realize its full potential and storage capacity. More than sleeves, Tomtoc portfolio case has organized capacity; the case offers four elastic straps to organize your USB cables, earphones, and other accessories for 2021 iPad Pro.
In addition to your tech accessories, you can also organize your financial life by storing credit cards, bank cards, and other identity cards. Although the case has a strap, you can hold it without the strap as its unique groove design ensures a comfortable grip.
- Ergonomic and comfortable grip
- Organized capacity
- EVA hard shell exterior
- Case bulges when adapter is inside
13. SanDisk USB C Flash Drive for iPad Pro
Although iPad Pro has internal memory up to 1TB, you can always add some more by using one of the best USB-C flash drives from SanDisk. In case you buy 128GB iPad Pro, you can add another 128GB (or more) by using this flash drive. SanDisk manufactures flash drives with different storage capacities like 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 256GB.
The flash drive enables you to transfer files between your smartphones, tablets, and computers. You can keep your iPad memory free to store only the essential data. For anything else, you can rely on the SanDisk USB-C flash drive.
- High-speed data transfer
- Retractable design
- Dual USB-C and Type – A connectors
- Heavy transfer may heat up drive
14. SteelSeries Gaming Controller for 2021 iPad Pro
Finally, it’s time to play some games on the bigger screen of your iPad Pro. Here is an iOS gaming controller that has pressure-sensitive buttons that give you full control on your favorite games.
For unlimited gaming pleasure, the controller provides a powerful battery life of 40 hours – spend your weekend in a couch! For long gaming sessions, this controller has a textured finish and lightweight feel. When you are on multiplayer gameplay, its four LEDs display player status.
- More than 40 hours of battery life
- Wireless connectivity
- Console-like ergonomics
- Keeps disconnecting
That’s all friends!
You are all set to use your new laptop!
I hope the above accessories for newly launched iPad Pro 2021 will help you use your iPad like a pro. Moreover, the products mentioned above will protect your pricey tablet in all weather. If you find this is a bewildering variety of accessories for you, let me help you. Start with the products that can protect your premium device and then pick up other accessories. Stay tuned for more!
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Suraj is an operations head on the iGB team. He contributes to the social media section along with tips and tricks for iPhone, Apple Watch. Apart from blogging, he likes to work out as much as he can in his gym and love to listening to retro music.