iPad Cases with Straps for iPad 9.7, iPad Pro 9.7 and iPad 10.5

iPad case with strap

Looking for case with a strap for your student or client’s iPad?

Past searches for iPad cases with attachable shoulder straps provided limited choices in my experience. A recent search for a cases with strap options for clients using iPad for communication or access to organization, text or object recognition tools found a few more options for current tablets. It is exciting to have such choices available, as long as you match your device with the correct case!

Here are some cases with attachable shoulder straps currently available for the iPad Pro 9.7, iPad, iPad 9.7 (2017 edition) and iPad 10.5. Make sure you know what iPad you have for appropriate fit of the case and ports.  The back of you iPad offers you your model number in the small print below “iPad” label. A recent Livewire post dated 9/28/2017 also provides a nice list and info on iPad model numbers. Here’s a quick list of current iPad model numbers to help determine if the case will fit your device:

  • iPad 10.7 Pro 2017 model number (Wi-Fi model) : A1701
  • Pad 2017 model number (Wi-Fi model) : A1822
  • iPad Pro 9.7 model number (Wi-Fi model: A1673

Some cases available for current iPads:

TopEsct iPad Air 2 and iPad Pro 9.7 (2017 edition) case for kids. The TopEsct iPad protective case comes in a variety of bright colors with cutout for attaching a shoulder strap. The case has a protective screen, stand and handle. Sells for 19.99 on Amazon at time of post.

TopEcst case 2017

SEYMAC case for iPad 9.7 (2017 edition) and iPad Pro 9.7. This case has a stand and removable shoulder strap. The protective case comes in a variety of colors. Sells for 20.99 on Amazon at time of blog post.

SEYMAC ipad case with shoulder strap

Cooper Trooper Case for iPad 9.7 (2017 edition). This protective case also comes with cut outs on all corners for orientation in portrait or landscape. Cost is 19.95 plus shipping on Amazon at time of post.

Cooper trooper case for iPad 9.7 2017 model

BRAECN 360 protective case for iPad 10.5  and iPad 9.7. Offers cutout for attachment of adjustable strap in portrait and landscape orientation. Stand and hand strap provided in the case. Cost is 23.99 at time of blog post.

Braecn 360 case 10.5 iPad

Innovative Care case with strap for iPad 9.7 (2017 edition). This case offers a cover and attachable shoulder strap. Offered by Innovative Care on Amazon, cost is approximately $60 plus shipping.

Innovative care 9.7 case with strap

RJ Cooper’s iPad Ultimate II case – for iPad Pro’s, iPad 9.7 and iPad Mini provides a protective case with strap.

RJ Cooper iPad ultimate 2 case pic

rooCase breakaway strap for LifeProof iPad Pro 9.7 case (strap only). This break away shoulder strap can be applied to the Life Proof Nuud iPad Pro 9.7 case. Check iPad model and case model to ensure the correct case for your iPad. Cost of break away strap is 29.99 on Amazon.com. Purchase of case is separate.

roocase break away strap for ipad case

rooCase sleeve with breakaway strap for Otterbox Defender case for iPad 10.5  and iPad 9.7 is also available for 29.99 on Amazon. Requires separate purchase of Otterbox case.

roocase ulity sleeve for Otter box

Many of the above manufacturers may also make a case for the latest iPad Mini 4. A search of the above brand names + iPad Mini should provide that information.

What mobile device cases have you found useful for clients or student?

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About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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