Belkin Air Protect™ Case and Air Protect™ Sleeve for Chromebooks
Belkin — Tuesday, March 18, 2014Minimize Device Damage Inside and Outside the Classroom; Combined Durability and Usability Make Air Protect for Chromebooks Ideal for Education
PLAYA VISTA, CA - March 18, 2014 - Belkin, a trusted leader of technology solutions for classroom, IT infrastructure, office, and mobile environments, today unveiled two new products developed for classroom use, the Air Protect™ Case for Chromebooks and the Air Protect™ Sleeve for Chromebooks. Both are designed for ease of use, as well as active classroomenvironments, where accidental damage can occur to mobile devices that are not outfitted with some form of external protection. Belkin will showcase both new products, and other education solutions, at the annual CUE 2014 Conference,March 20-22 in Palm Springs, California.
Air Protect Case for Chromebooks
The Air Protect Case for Chromebooks allows users to work directly from the case without having to remove their Chromebook, laptop or netbook, which minimizes the risk of damage to the device. The case features protective padding and reinforced endoskeleton that absorbs impact, making the Air Protect the ideal case for Chromebook and laptop use in the classroom. Its ballistic nylon exterior protects the case from the wear and tear of constant usage. Innovative micro-gel tabs and screen-attach technology keep the device, even while in use, safely secured while providing a comfortable typing angle and full visibility of the screen.
The anti-slip EVA molded base elevates the device for optimum ventilation to ensure cool operation even after hours ofconsistent usage. A front pocket accommodates storage for chargers and other classroom accessories. When open, the Belkin Air Protect Case enables direct access to charging ports and other connections on the sides.
Additional Air Protect Case for Chromebooks features:
· Designed for HP 11, Dell 11, Samsung Series 3, Acer C7 Chromebooks and other supported laptops
· Simple one-zip auto wake design that allows full access to Chromebook when open
· Six-sided endoskeleton with shock-absorbing materials tohelp protect against drops
· Full screen visibility when open and in use
· Full tilt-back of screen for all positioning angles
· Shoulderstrap and retractable carrying handle
· Seamless and efficient integrated design
Air Protect Sleeve for Chromebooks
Secure, innovative and lightweight, the Air Protect Sleeve for Chromebooks allows users to securely travel with andstore accessories without the fear of classroom accidents. Perfectly sized for 11" Chromebooks, the durable design with ballistic nylon exterior protects devices from bumps, drops and constant usage, making Air Protect the ideal classroom case. An innovative bottom pocket separated from the laptop compartment safely stores charger and other accessories, minimizing the risk of device screen damage if dropped.
Additional Air Protect Sleeve for Chromebooks features:
· Designed for HP 11, Dell 11, Samsung Series 3, Acer C7 Chromebooks
· Shock-absorbing endoskeleton and cushioning materials protect against drops
· Snug fit compartment with six protective barriers
· Segregated charger compartment insulates the device screen from potential drop damage
· Integrated hide-away carrying handle
· ID window with Velcro seal
"Laptops, Chromebooks and tablets are essential supplies in many schools, and they represent a significant investment. Carrying them safely to and from the classroom day after day is a genuine concern," said Jon Roepke, senior product manager, Business Division, Belkin International. "Air Protect for Chromebooks offers innovative, practical and affordable solutions for protecting those investments and extending their usability in the classroom."
Belkin will showcase the Air Protect Case and Air Protect Sleeve for Chromebooks, and other education products, at booth #648 at the annual CUE 2014 Conference, March 20-22 in Palm Springs, California. CUE provides leadership and support to advance student achievement in the educational technology community. For more information visit http://2014.cue.org/.
The Belkin Air Protect Case and Air Protect Sleeve for Chromebooks will be available in April through the company's global network of distributors and resellers.
Belkin offers a range of solutions designed to enrich the educator and student experience with technology in the modern classroom. For more information, please visit: http://www.belkinbusiness.com/education.
About Belkin Business
Belkin Business, a division of Belkin International, offers technology solutions for office, classroom, IT infrastructure, and mobile environments. A proven technology leader for more than 30 years, organizations worldwide trust Belkin for its unwavering commitment to product quality, and expertise in creating solutions designed to address customer requirements in business, government, and education. With a global supply chain and broad provider network, Belkin commands a purchasing power that delivers greater value and unparalleled execution advantages to customers. The company's line of commercial products are available through Belkin's global network of distributors and resellers. Headquartered in Playa Vista, California, the company is represented in more than 25 countries and can be found on the Web at http://www.belkinbusiness.com.
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