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Best 15 inch MacBook Pro Case: Unibody, Retina, Hard Shell and Sleeve (2017)
A new case is almost always a great investment for those who want to optimize and protect their Apple laptop. Most people expect their new case to meet certain requirements, however.
- Firstly, it needs to be tough enough to protect the laptop from potential damage and blemishes, such as knocks, scratches, dirt and fingerprints.
- Also, it should be functional, so that you can still use your Apple when it's in its case, and practical, with additional pockets for keeping accessories in.
- Finally, it should look attractive and meet the buyer's tastes in terms of image and appearance.
There are many different designs and styles, but most products fit into one of three categories, which are: the sleeve, which normally fastens with a zip; the hard case, which clips on; and the shell, where the case fastens around the laptop to form an extra protective layer.
Most cases are made from materials such as neoprene, leather, polycarbonate, or rubberized satin.
I hope that you enjoy reading my top 5 picks for the best 15 inch MacBook Pro case and find it useful.
Best 15" Mac Pro Unibody Case! - Snap on Protection With Retractable Feet for Easy Typing!
For those who wish to customize the appearance of their laptop, the mCover Hard Shell should definitely be considered, as the case is available in a variety of vibrant colors, including: black, blue, pink, purple, and clear, enabling you to choose the look that you want.
As well as protecting the laptop, this snap on cover also has some excellent features, such as the retractable feet for easier typing and additional ventilation.
This case is designed to fit the A1286 Aluminum Unibody model (Black keys, 15.4-inch diagonal screen).
More Top-Rated 15 inch Unibody Cases!
Below are more covers specifically designed to fit the 15 inch MacBook unibody model that offer excellent value for money, design, style, and functionality.
The Kuzy: Easy to Install!
Designed specifically for the new A1286 Aluminum Unibody model, this Kuzy Hard Shell is a rubberized hard shell cover that will minimize potential damage to the notebook from bumps and scrapes.
The Kuzy is easy to put on or take off and has built-in rubberized feet keep the laptop stable, making typing easier. The hard shell is also vented, which means it disburses the heat and keeps your notebook cool.
This Kuzy is available in a variety of vibrant colors, including: black, hot blue, purple, orange, pink, green, and yellow.
Best Case For The 15" Retina: The Speck: Slim and Lightweight, with a Velvety Finish!
The Speck Products SeeThru Satin Soft Touch, Hard Shell is a slim and lightweight shell, which is form fitting and protective.
The hard shell guards the laptop from scratches, impacts, dirt, dust, and grease. The velvety finish gives it an attractive appearance and feel.
Rubberized feet give extra stability when typing and there are ventilation slots to ensure efficient heat distribution. The Speck is available in black, grape purple, peacock blue, and malachite green colors.
The best case for the MacBook Pro with a retina display in my opinion.
In most people's vocabularies, design means veneer. It's interior decorating. It's the fabric of the curtains and the sofa. But to me, nothing could be further from the meaning of design.— Steve Jobs
Another Top-Rated Retina Case: The TopCase 2-in-1: Rugged and Attractive!
Designed for the A1398 with retina display model, the TopCase 2-in-1 rubberized hard shell has a high quality rubber coating, helping to minimize any potential damage to the Apple laptop from scratches, bumps, dirt, dust, fingerprints, and stains.
The snap-on design makes it easy to install or remover the cover. No buttons or features of the notebook are blocked by the TopCase.
It is available in a variety of vibrant colors, including: royal blue, pink, red, orange, black, clear, and aqua blue.
Coolest Cover Ever: The Twelve South BookBook: A Unique Design for Extra Security!
The Twelve South BookBook has a unique design that protects your laptop in many ways!
The high quality hardback leather construction minimizes potential damage to your laptop from impacts, scratches, dirt, dust, and fingerprints.
The design disguises your laptop, making the machine appear like a vintage book, reducing the chance of theft in public places, or by the MacBook being taken from a carry bag.
Each one is truly original, as each BookBook is individually hand crafted. The BookBook is available in Classic Black or Vibrant Red colors.
Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it's really how it works.— Steve Jobs
Best 15 inch Sleeve! - Convenient Extra Pocket for Accessories!
Caselogic have a reputation for making products for people who like to be organized and this PAS-215 Neoprene Sleeve is no exception. An easily accessible pocket supplies a secure place to keep extra accessories, such as a USB drive.
With a layer of neoprene and foam to protect your Apple laptop from scratches and a plush interior, this product looks and feels great. Neoprene construction also means that this sleeve is water resistant.
© 2014 Paul Goodman