ZAGG Delivers New Rugged Book Wireless Keyboard and Detachable Case

ZAGG keyboards and cases are among the best on the market. Newer one’s to rely on past successes, they have just announced a new Rugged Book Wireless Keyboard and Detachable Case for the Apple iPad, 9.7” iPad Pro, iPad Air and iPad Air 2.

Their latest wireless keyboard and detachable case, the new Rugged Book delivers a laptop-style iPad experience. The keyboard has backlit keys while the adjustable cradle hinge permits 180 degrees of viewing angles, making it a fantastic typing experience. Thanks to the four convenient keyboard/case modes that, however, is just the beginning. The combination comes together to offer “total functionality for users who live life on-the-go.”

The Rugged Book Wireless Keyboard also offers multi-device pairing so you can easily toggle between various devices. This is, however, a RuggedBook. That’s why it has serious protection built into it. The case meets the military drop-test standard. It can withstand drops from up to 6 feet 6 inches. If you are looking for peace of mind protection for your iPad, this is the way to go.


  • Provides four modes for total versatility, including book, keyboard, case and video modes
  • Features laptop-style keys, backlit in seven colors for a comfortable typing experience, even in low-light conditions
  • Features four layers of durable construction that meet military drop-test standard, allowing it to withstand drops from up to 6 feet 6 inches
  • Metal plate under detachable keyboard provides on-the-go users a sturdy typing surface
  • With rechargeable batteries that last up to two years between charges*and built-in magnets activate the keyboard’s sleep/wake function to preserve battery life between charges
  • With multi-device pairing, users can connect to two devices and easily toggle back and forth.

The Rugged Books tend to be a bit heavy and on the bulky side, but if you need serious protection for your iPad this is the way to go! The ZAGG Rugged Book Wireless Keyboard and Detachable Case for the iPad, 9.7” iPad Pro, iPad Air and iPad Air 2 has an MSRP of $129.99. Check it out here.

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Dan Cohen
Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”) Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him. Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.