Rugged Messenger Case

Durable Case with Snap-On Screen
for Apple 9.7-inch iPad

Rugged Messenger Case for the Apple iPad 9.7-inch

Rugged Messenger Case

Durable Case with Snap-On Screen
for Apple 9.7-inch iPad

The Rugged Messenger Case’s layers of tough polycarbonate protection give you with peace of mind whether you’re taking your tablet on the road or just surfing at home.
  • The snap-on PET screen: Helps protect your display from smudges and scratches. It’s touch sensitive, and the thumb reader will work through the PET screen.
  • The magnetic built-in stand: Secures your device at multiple viewing angles to accommodate your activities.
  • The rugged construction: Can withstand drops from up to 6.6 feet.

Regular Price: $59.99

Special Price $21.99

Availability: Sold out online

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Reliable Protection Wherever You Are

Multiple layers of polycarbonate protect your device from drops up to 6.6 feet. So get mobile and moving! Work or play, the Rugged Messenger Case lets you take full advantage of your tablet, no matter where you are.

Your Rugged Messenger Case comes with a one-year warranty that covers defective materials and workmanship. ZAGG will replace or exchange your Rugged Messenger Case at no charge.
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Doing Double Duty

The snap-on screen protector shields your display from scratches and fingerprints without sacrificing touch sensitivity. And when you're ready to go, the built-in stand folds over the front of your device to shield it from the contents of your bag.

Adjust Your Angle

The Rugged Messenger Case’s magnetic, built-in stand lets you adjust your viewing angles so that you can watch a favorite show, Facetime with friends, or just surf comfortably.

Product Overview

Product Overview

Durable Case with Snap-On Screen Protector

Product Overview

Tech Specs

  • Device Compatability:
    iPad 9.7-inch
  • Multi-Angle Viewing:
  • Warranty:
    1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Weight:
    0.93 lbs.
  • Dimensions:
    9.74" x 7.5" x 0.57"
  • Materials:
    Polycarbonate and TPU
  • What's Included:
    Rugged Messenger Case, Snap-on Screen Protector and Quick Start Guide

Reviews & Questions

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Where is the opening for the charge port and is it compatible with iPad MC705LL/A (16GB) 3rd Generation?

Asked by: Sky Shine
The Rugged Messenger is compatible with the iPad 9.7" and the iPad Air 2. For troubleshooting tips, please contact Technical Support, as they can best assist you. 800-700-9244.
Answered by: Anne T
Date published: 2017-10-23

Does it fit a i pad 2017 the new one ?

Asked by: Romero2017
This specific Rugged Messenger case is compatible with the iPad Pro 9.7 and Air 2.
Answered by: Anne T
Date published: 2019-08-04

If you already have an Invisishield screen cover, can you use this case without the snap on screen cover?

Asked by: Owen
Hi Owen. You do not have to use the snap-on PET screen, as it is attached magnetically.
Answered by: Anne T
Date published: 2017-10-12

Hi, does this case fit an iPad Air 2?

Asked by: Tritanki
It sure does!
Answered by: Anne T
Date published: 2017-10-13

Is the cover that goes over the screen a Smart Cover, meaning will it turn it off and on when it's opened and closed?

Asked by: Shaina22

When separated from the keyboard, is the protective case compatible with Apples Smart Cover?

Asked by: DMH7
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