The new iPad Mini is definitely an amazing device, but you can extend the functionality of your new tablet with the help of some iPad accessories and enhance your Apple experience. Different varieties of iPad compatible accessories are available today. But the availability of many options can easily put you in dilemma while buying a new accessory for yourself. To make it easier for you, we have come up with a list of best accessories for iPad Mini.
Apple TV ($99)
Apple introduced the Apple TV in 2006, but the latest refinement takes it to the next level. Finally it comes with 1080p HD display which allows you take the full advantage of your HDTV. Aside from operating the Apple-centric media centre, it can play with the iPad very well. You can stream video, music or mirror the display to a TV through any iOS compatible device which is on the same Wi-Fi network. It is a great bang for your money.
Jambox/Big Jambox ($130/$250)
Jawbone speakers from Jawbone are known for their elegant design and sound quality. Though they are a bit expensive, they remain at top in their category. Apart from looking good and sounding great, these portable speakers can play music using Bluetooth connections, so they can be connected to your iPad wirelessly. They are ideal for living rooms, bathrooms, kitchens or any other place you may prefer to listen to music.
Mophie Powerstand ($149.95)
The Mophie Powerstand is a workstation and stand than can increase the power station for the iPad. It is a sturdy, well-built and versatile device. You can use it to keep the iPad at any angle for media consumption, working or reading. However, it works only with the devices having 30-pin. Yes, it is not available for the new iPad Mini yet. But it is likely that we get to see the Powerstand compatible to iPad Mini in near future. You can also get battery cases for iPhone 5 from Mophie.
BookBook Case for iPad Mini ($69.99)
The BookBook Case by TwelveSouth features premium build quality and designs. The all leather case can hide the iPad in what seems like a well-loved, old book. It has been designed superbly. The lettering and binding are all top-notch. A handle is there for the purpose of one-handed reading and the case also acts as the multi-angle stand for the iPad. While in public, the book-case will easily disguise your tablet from the would-be thieves. So, it is a multipurpose device that comes in a single package.
Smarter Stand ($14.99)
If you already own a Smart Case or a Smart Cover but aren’t satisfied with the limited positions, then the Smarter Stand can be the best solution for you. It uses two plastic clips which are designed to prevent the iPad’s screen from any sort of damage. These clips sit on either side of the Cover and slide alongside the edge. It is brilliant and simple. The Smarter Stand doesn’t cause any scratches on the display of your iPad.