The Apple iPad is a line of tablet computers that enhances an audio-visual media experience by offering a portable mean of accessing books, movies, music, games, magazines, and web content. The size and weight of the devices are somewhere between a smartphone and laptop – making it a popular item amongst app-happy tech lovers and convenient gadget hunters. If you have a loved one that owns an iPad, you may want to consider some of the following gift ideas for accessories:
For the stylish businessman or-woman, leather cases for the iPad come in an array of colors, including red, blue, purple, pink, brown and black. Some cases provide a convenient built-in stand that makes reading easier, while others simply protect the unit during travel with a secure snap. Some options come with a strap for the shoulder that makes it easier to transport the iPad – especially during times of travel and when attending classes.
Personalized iPad Case
You could also opt to give the gift of a personalized iPad case. With My-Edge, you can design a customized jacket for the iPad, iPad2, e-readers, or other tablet devices. Using interactive design tools, you can import your own photos or select from a gallery of artwork to create a personalized gift for your iPad-owning loved one. If you do not feel like creating your own iPad case as a gift, you can simply purchase one decorated with the first initial of your loved one.
From Swarovski crystals to the colors of the rainbow, there are endless options for choosing a stylish pair of earbuds to give as a gift.
Touch Screen Stylus
A PDA stylus allows a user to quickly take notes or tap the screen of an iPad when they do not feel like using their finger. For some users, the stylus greatly increases their speed and accuracy when using the tablet. The end of a stylus is made with a soft rubber tip that prevents scratches on the handheld screen. Touch screen stylus also come in different colors, such as red, blue, silver, white, and black. Select this item as a stocking stuffer for Christmas time or filler for a gift basket with an electronics theme.
The iPad comes equipped with a touch screen, but not everyone feels comfortable with this kind of technology and may prefer the function of a keyboard. You may consider purchasing a keyboard dock, wireless keyboard, or a Bluetooth flexible silicon keyboard – many of which offer an ergonomic design that helps prevent strain.
iPad Accessory Bundle
A handful of companies have created bundled packages of goodies for iPad users that may include cases, protection screens, cables, and chargers (for the home and car).
iTunes Gift Card
If you have a music or app fanatic on your hands, perhaps the best thing is to buy an iTunes gift card and let them choose the latest tunes they’d like to listen to on their iPad.