FORT COLLINS, Colo., May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The unique, completely new functionalities of iPad Pro 12.9-inch presented an engineering challenge that OtterBox fully embraced, creating a specially-designed case to protect and provide versatility for the innovative Apple design. OtterBox, the No. 1-most trusted brand in smartphone cases, introduces Symmetry Series Hybrid for iPad Pro 12.9-inch, available now.1
Symmetry Series Hybrid for iPad Pro 12.9-inch provides trusted protection backed by the OtterBox Certified Drop+ Protection seal.2 The innovative case and folio design protects the tablet and easily accommodates use of the Apple Smart Keyboard.
"OtterBox engineers worked tirelessly to create a completely new case design that works seamlessly with iPad Pro 12.9-inch functionalities," said OtterBox CEO Jim Parke. "Not only does the case protect, but it allows you to choose the best way for it to work for you. Between a removable folio cover and a built-in Apple Pencil holder, this case is made with functionality in mind."
Symmetry Series Hybrid for iPad Pro 12.9-inch features a folio cover that doubles as a two-position display stand when installed and can be removed for use with the Apple Smart Keyboard. When the case is not paired with the folio, the Apple Smart Keyboard serves as the folio cover when paired with the Symmetry Series Hybrid shell. The single-piece shell is slim, easy to install and shows off the iconic Apple logo with a clear back.
The iPad Pro 12.9-inch folio case allows for full access to all ports, plugs and controls and has a holder for the Apple Pencil to keep everything together on the go.
As part of the OtterBox Certified Drop+ Protection program, the Symmetry Series Hybrid case design has undergone a minimum of 24 tests over at least 238 testing hours. CD+P ensures Symmetry Series Hybrid continues looking fresh as it delivers protection and functionality.
Starting in 1998 with a line of dry boxes, OtterBox® has evolved into the No. 1-selling case for smartphones in the U.S. and a global leader in mobile device protection.3 Its diverse lineup of protective solutions for smartphone and tablet devices is the result of precision engineering, diligent testing and continual technological advancement, giving technology users the confidence to make the most of their mobile world. OtterBox is an eight-time honoree on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. and was named one of "America's Most Promising Companies" by Forbes Magazine. The company is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo., with offices in San Diego; Cork, Ireland; and Hong Kong.
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1 Source: The NPD Group/Consumer Tracking Service, 2012 – 2015
2 Symmetry Series Hybrid is NOT protective against water. Will provide added protection against bumps, drops and shock.
3 The NPD Group/Retail Tracking Service: Cell Phone Device Protection/Units Sold 2012 – 2015
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