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Trident Aegis for iPad Air (Gallery)

The newest iPad Air case from Trident is a compromise between protection and style.
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Trident Aegis, component parts

The Trident Aegis for iPad Air is composed of a silicone rubber wrapper, a screen protector film and a hard polycarbonate "tray" that serves as the case backing.

For more about the Trident Aegis for iPad Air, read Jason Perlow's review on Tech Broiler.

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iPad Air installed in Trident Aegis

The iPad Air when installed in the Trident Aegis weighs approximately 27.1 ounces.

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Trident Aegis for iPad Air, bottom view

The bottom of the Aegis for iPad Air has a rubber tab protecting the Lightning charger port. The home button as well as most of the bezel area is left exposed.

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Trident Aegis for iPad Air, side view

The when enclosed in the Aegis the iPad Air volume control rocker is inset, whereas the power button is dimpled. Another rubber tab protects the mute lock switch.

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Trident Aegis for iPad Air, back view

The polycarbonate tray back, while substantial, is still thinner than other products coming on the market.

For more about the Trident Aegis for iPad Air, read Jason Perlow's review on Tech Broiler.

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