Logitech Create is a keyboard case for 9.7-inch iPad Pro with backlit keys and Apple Pencil holder (Source: Logitech)
Logitech has officially announced its Create backlit keyboard in India at Rs 9,995. The keyboard is the latest in the growing portfolio of accessories for Apple’s powerful iPad Pro tablet.
Logitech Create backlit keyboard case is a protective case for iPad Pro with a backlit keyboard for maximum productivity. The Create backlit keyboard case uses iPad Pro’s smart connector for connection which technically means no pairing or charging. The Create backlit keyboard case also has a neat holder for Apple pencil.
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Logitech Create backlit keyboard features full size backlit keyboard with edge-to-edge layout. The keys offer a travel of 1.4mm which Logitech claims will offer feedback close to that on a laptop keyboard. The keyboard also offers a full row of iOS shortcuts for changing volume, language and more without leaving the keyboard.
“CREATE is like the Swiss Army Knife of keyboard cases,” said Ashok Jangra, Logitech, Cluster Category Head – India & SWA . “It puts all the tools you need at your fingertips, and the keyboard charges through the Smart Connector so you can just set your iPad Pro into a typing position and go. It brings typing on the iPad Pro to a whole new level.”
Logitech Create keyboard is backlit and supports adjustable lighting levels. The keyboard smartly goes into sleep 8 seconds after last keystroke. The keyboard turns off the backlighting in order to save iPad Pro’s battery.
Apple iPad Pro is the most powerful mobile computing device with a screen size less than 10-inch. Apple had introduced the smart connector concept for the first time with 12.9-inch iPad Pro and has announced its own keyboard. However, the keyboard offered really shallow travel and lack of backlighting made it difficult to use in dark environment.
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Logitech Create backlit keyboard case, on the other hand, is 23mm thick and weighs around 426 grams. The keyboard uses ABS plastic for the keys and synthetic weave for the folio. The keyboard comes with one year warranty and available right now on company’s online platform.