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Urban Armor Gear releases rugged cases for 10th-gen iPad

UAG Rugged Keyboard Case

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Urban Armor Gear has released a handful of cases for the tenth-generation iPad in sleek and rugged designs.

Similar to many of the company's products, these iPad cases meet military drop-test standards to protect the device from drops. They come in various designs, including kickstands, hand straps, and Bluetooth keyboards.


The Plyo and Plyo SE series cases offer a translucent and minimalist design with a light armor shell and impact-resistant core for drop protection. Along with impact cushioning soft corners, scratch-resistant skid pads protect the iPad against scrapes and drops.

An intelligent folio cover automatically puts the iPad into sleep mode and wakes it up again when the lid is lifted. It doubles as an adjustable stand for watching videos and other content.

A protective screen edge shields the screen from cracks and surface scratches. UAG also includes an Apple Pencil holder to keep it secure and nearby.

The Plyo case is available for $59.95, and the Plyo SE case costs costs $69.95.

Rugged Bluetooth keyboard

The UAG Rugged Bluetooth Keyboard with Trackpad has a rugged, non-slip exterior with a Bluetooth-connected, spill-resistant keyboard with backlit keys.

Metropolis case with hand strap
Metropolis case with hand strap

An extra-large multi-touch trackpad has gesture support for swipes, taps, pinches, and scrolls. The adjustable magnetic stand offers four viewing modes for typing, watching videos, sketching, and reading.

The rechargeable battery offers up to six months of battery life, depending on usage. A holder for the Apple Pencil keeps the accessory secure.

The Rugged Bluetooth Keyboard with Trackpad is available for $139.95.


The three cases in this product line are Metropolis, Metropolis with Hand Strap, and Metropolis SE. Each offers drop protection and a tactile grip exterior to protect the iPad.

The Metropolis case offers an adjustable stand with a smart folio cover for sleep and wake modes. The hand strap on the second case rotates 360 degrees to provide a secure grip.

Meanwhile, the Metropolis SE has been tested for medical environments. As a result, the exterior can be sanitized with medical-grade wipes and disinfectants repeatedly without altering case integrity.

The regular Metropolis costs $69.95, the Metropolis case with hand strap is $59.95, and the Metropolis SE is $69.99.


The four cases in the Scout iPad case lineup include Scout, Scout Healthcare, Scout Folio, and Scout with KickStand & Hand Strap. Each one features drop protection and other protective features.

The Scout case features an Apple Pencil holder and a built-in kickstand. It also has antimicrobial properties with testing for medical-grade wipes.

The Scout Healthcare case is designed for healthcare providers who depend on their iPad in hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare environments.

It has a hand strap and kickstand, and the case covers ports and speakers to protect against unwanted debris. With antimicrobial properties and an Apple Pencil holder, the Healthcare case is ready for medical environments.

Scout Healthcare case
Scout Healthcare case

The Scout Folio has a smart folio cover for sleep and wake modes with a raised edge to protect the screen. It has a built-in kickstand and an Apple Pencil holder.

Finally, people can get work done using the Scout with KickStand & Hand Strap case. This case also has covered ports to protect against dust and debris, and the kickstand has two modes for viewing and working. It has antimicrobial properties with testing for medical-grade wipes.

The regular Scout case costs $39.95, while the Scout Healthcare is available for $69.95. The Scout Folio can be had for $49.95, and the Scout with KickStand & Hand Strap can be purchased for $59.95.

[U] Series

The last cases the UAG has released are part of the [U] product line.

The [U] Dot case is stylish yet protective with a dot-textured design. The smart folio cover for sleep and wake modes doubles as a built-in kickstand and includes an Apple Pencil holder.

The Dot case has antimicrobial properties with testing for medical-grade wipes.

[U] Lucent case
[U] Lucent case

The [U] Lucent case features a translucent body with a contrasting progressive dot pattern for style and protection. The smart folio cover folds into a stand for watching videos, and the Apple Pencil holder keeps the accessory nearby and secure.

The [U] Dot case is available for $54.95, and people can buy the [U] Lucent iPad case for $59.95.