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Crux iPad case has extra battery, Bluetooth trackpad

updated 10:50 am EDT, Thu June 2, 2011

Crux case's keyboard gives iPad a notebook look

Accessory maker Crux announced a new clamshell keyboard case for the iPad 2, the Crux Loaded. In addition to the keyboard, the Crux Loaded features a Bluetooth trackpad that the company says performs all iOS multi-touch functions. The case also has a secondary external battery that extends battery life by as much as 7.5 hours.

The Crux Loaded is expected to start shipping in fall 2011. The case can be preordered on the company website for $249.

by MacNN Staff





  1. TheMacMan

    Joined: Dec 1969



    Why not just get a laptop? By the time it is said and done, it would be close to the price and weight

  1. facebook_Timothy

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    Joined: Jun 2011


    False Advertising or Just Misleading?

    Why use screen grabs from an OS X machine running Photoshop CS5?

  1. Flying Meat

    Joined: Dec 1969


    Where is the biscuit

    and where is the apostrophe?

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