ZAGG Inc. Introduces New Accessories for the iPad mini
ZAGG Inc. (NASDAQ: ZAGG), a leading mobile device accessories and technology company, has released a complete line of products to protect, personalize and enhance the new Apple® iPad® mini. ZAGG's new products, designed specifically for Apple's recent entry into the 7” tablet market, include keyboards, cases, and protective films.
The ZAGGkeys MINI 7 is a durable folio designed specifically around the iPad(R) mini and highlighted with ZAGG's award-winning keyboard technology. (Photo: Business Wire)
"We are excited about these new versions of our award-winning accessories designed for the iPad mini, including our invisibleSHIELD products, iFrogz cases, and ZAGG keyboards,” said Kent Wuthrich, executive vice president of marketing for ZAGG. “As one of the only keyboard accessories designed specifically for iPad mini, the ZAGGkeys MINI 7 and MINI 9 will offer the proven utility and convenience that our customers have come to expect from the ZAGGkeys line."
About ZAGGkeys MINI 7 and ZAGGkeys MINI 9
The ZAGGkeys MINI 7 and ZAGGkeys MINI 9 feature a durable folio designed specifically around the iPad® mini and highlighted with ZAGG's award-winning keyboard technology. The Bluetooth 3.0 keyboard of the ZAGGkeys MINI 7 is custom designed to fit iPad mini, providing a feature-rich keyboard while maintaining the small, compact size. The ZAGGkeys MINI 9 offers a similar keyboard with a carefully engineered layout to provide the same spacing as ZAGG's traditional tablet keyboard. Both accessories in the ZAGGkeys MINI line feature built-in stands to hold the tablet at an ideal viewing angle and special function keys to operate essential iPad mini features directly from the keyboard. ZAGG has also introduced the ZAGGstylus MINI, a capacitive stylus for the iPad mini compatible with the ZAGGkeys MINI 9.
The ZAGGkeys MINI 7 and ZAGGkeys MINI 9 are available for purchase from ZAGG.com and select retailers. Expected retail for the ZAGGkeys MINI 7 and MINI 9 is $89.99, and are covered with a 1-year limited hardware warranty.
About the invisibleSHIELD
ZAGG's invisibleSHIELD was created from a high tech film originally designed for the US Military to use in protecting the leading edges of helicopter blades. ZAGG was the pioneer in applying that film to the full body of handheld electronics, preventing scratches and surface damage. Each of ZAGG's invisibleSHIELD films offer Nano-Memory Technology™, a unique property that allows for greater durability and ease of installation, and a lifetime replacement guarantee if the film becomes scratched or damaged while protecting the device.
ZAGG's line of invisibleSHIELDs designed specifically for the iPad mini include:
- invisibleSHIELD, $24.99, ZAGG's patented, original full-body protection, applies directly to the Apple iPad mini, providing the most award-winning, critically acclaimed protection in the industry
- invisibleSHIELD High Definition, $29.99, recently presented with a 2012 Gold Stevie® Award in the New Product or Service of the Year in Consumer Electronics, offers premium features like advanced clarity and a glass-like surface to the original invisibleSHIELD film
- invisibleSHIELD Smudge-Proof, $29.99, offers all of the protection of ZAGG's original invisibleSHIELD film, plus the best anti-glare and anti-fingerprint features available (sold at select retailers only)
*All prices listed are for screen protection only. For full body coverage, prices range from $34.99 to $39.99.
New products from iFrogz:
iFrogz specializes in creative lifestyle accessory solutions for mobile devices. Its cases designed specifically for the Apple iPad mini feature rich color and texture options, and are fashioned from shock-absorbent TPU to protect the new device from wear and tear. New cases include:
- Breeze, $29.99: A one-piece case that provides an aerated look and textured feel to the iPad mini. Available in several dual color options: black/blue, black/silver and black/pink
- Merge, $49.99: Crafted with a combination of high-quality TPU frame and PU cover, the Merge combines fashion and function with a foldable cover to provide various media angles
Rounding out the company's accessory line for the Apple iPad mini are power and audio options, such as the ZAGGsparq portable battery, iFrogz Audio accessories, and additional screen protection options from iFrogz including the OptiVue and Privacy films.
In addition to online channels (ZAGG.com and iFrogz.com), mobile device accessories from ZAGG Inc. are available at leading retailers and ZAGG-branded retail outlets throughout the U.S., as well as at top consumer electronics chains in Asia, Canada, Europe and South America. ZAGG and iFrogz accessories for the iPad mini line will be available beginning November 2nd, the day of the iPad mini launch.
For more information about ZAGG and its product offerings, visit ZAGG.com.
About ZAGG Inc.
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, ZAGG Inc. (NASDAQ: ZAGG) is a global mobile device accessories and technology company that provides creative quality product solutions to protect, personalize and enhance a consumer's mobile experience. With a brand portfolio that includes ZAGG® and iFrogz™, ZAGG manufactures and markets a complete line of mobile device accessories, including keyboards, cases, audio and protective films, through direct, retail, specialty and international channels. ZAGG was formed in 2005 and had gross sales of $179 million in 2011. More information about the company and its brands is at www.ZAGG.com.
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