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Defender Series for iPad mini and iPad mini with Retina display

  • Mighty protection for your tablet with the Defender Series iPad mini with Retina display and iPad mini case in color combos you create
  • Rugged, multi-layer case readies the mini for heavy use and potential mishaps from your rough and tumble life
  • This iPad mini case that lets you share your mini with your toddler, gregarious second grader and accident-prone friend without worry
  • Wrap your iPad mini with the trusted OtterBox Defender Series case and enjoy it everywhere
Defender Series for iPad mini and iPad mini with Retina display

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  • These Apple iPad mini tablets are the perfect size for kids and for entertainment on-the-go. Ensure your versatile tablet with that gorgeous display is prepped and ready for use everywhere you go with the rugged Defender Series iPad mini case.
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  • Build your own
    Only on otterbox.com can you build your own Defender Series iPad mini retina case. Scroll through the color options to create a case that is made just for you. Then, take your iPad mini or iPad mini with Retina display on the plane, the camp trip, to the office and even hand it to your kid on that road trip wrapped in three layers of innovative protection that guard against potential damage from drops, bumps, dust and scratches.
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  • Features
    • The multi-layer Defender Series iPad mini case guards
       against drops, scratches and dust while maintaining
       seamless usability of the device
    • The high-impact polycarbonate shell fully covers the iPad
       mini while the integrated screen protector guards against
       scratches and smudges
    • Built-in memory foam cushions the device inside the case
       while the outer slip cover absorbs impact from drops
       and shocks
    • The included shield stand provides added protection during
       transport and acts as a display stand that accommodates
       both portrait and landscape viewing and a convenient typing
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  • Rugged, trusted protection
    The Defender Series case absorbs impact force, deflects scratches and is the perfect all-around defense against life’s little mishaps.
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  • Apple iPad mini
  • Apple iPad mini with Retina display


  • Durable two-piece polycarbonate inner shell snaps together to form a snug fit around the iPad mini and iPad mini with Retina display
  • A clear membrane screen protector is built into the inner-shell of the iPad mini and iPad mini Retina case to guard against scratches and smudges while retaining the sensitivity of the touch screen
  • Durable synthetic rubber slip cover wraps around the polycarbonate shell to create a solid defense against bumps and drops

Environmental Protection:

The Defender Series provides added protection against drops, dust, bumps and shock but is NOT protective against water.

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“I threw the iPad mini in the case against the wall, and the bezel of the case was able to absorb the impact to prevent the screen from shattering.” - TabletPC Review