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Defender Series Plastic Shell for Apple iPad Air

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SKU: 78-39695
  • This plastic shell is the solid structure of the Defender Series case for iPad Air that completely encloses the tablet
  • Desirable for its impact-absorbing qualities this shell is designed for precision fit abound the iPad Air
  • Select the color of this shell as the base for your custom color combination
  • This shell also contains the built-in screen protector that guards against scratches and scrapes to the touch screen

  • *Not intended for stand-alone use. Additional components required for complete case. Purchase a complete case here.

Defender Series Plastic Shell for Apple iPad Air

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The Defender Series shell is the foundation of this incredibly rugged and protective case. Its solid structure completely surrounds your iPad Air with impact deflecting properties that take on the bumps and drops of your life. Build your Defender Series case with your favorite color and enjoy creating your custom color combination. Then enjoy trusted OtterBox protection that reflects your personal taste. If you're shopping for the full set, check out the Defender Series iPad Air case.


  • Component of the Defender Series case for iPad air
  • Not intended for standalone use


  • The solid shell is made of polycarbonate

Environmental Protection:

The Defender Series shell, as part of the Defender Series case for iPad Air, provides added protection against drops, dust, bumps and shock but is NOT protective against water.

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Rated 3.5 out of 5 by 2 reviewers.
Rated 2 out of 5 by ipad still cracked I thought this product was supposed to protect against DROPS! Nope! I have the defender for the ipad air. My unit dropped ~2.5 feet onto a padded surface and my ipad air screen cracked. September 11, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by OtterBox replacement iPad Air Took me a little time to get through over the phone, but once I got through the gentleman that was helping me was very knowledgeable of the product very courteous took me through the warrants replacement process... Was the easiest warranty replacement process I've never been through.. Love the product and now recommend them because of great customer service July 25, 2014
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I was trying to compare the Otterbox to the Lifeproof case, and would like to know about the otterbox protecting my ipad air against water.
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No, the Defender Series cases, including the one for the Apple iPad Air, are not waterproof.
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