Apple’s new MacBook Pro with its in-house M1 silicon is available, and everyone seems impressed with the performance boost they bring to the table. If you’re looking for one right now, it doesn’t seem that you will be disappointed with your purchase. Whether you get the new MacBook Pro with M1 support or want to stick with your previous generation MacBook Pro with essentially the same design, you need to keep your computers safe. And the best way to do that is with a case. But don’t worry about the hassle of browsing endless Amazon and Best Buy product pages as we’ve put together this nifty list of the best cases for the new 13-inch Macbook Pro. Have a look:
The near perfect solution for protecting your MacBook Pro. The MOFT sleeve transforms into a full-fledged laptop stand with two angular positions and a weight of 10 kg. The sleeve also has pockets for carrying accessories.
Mujjo is known for making great smartphone protective gear from high quality materials, and this leather case for the MacBook Pro is no exception. Made from wool felt and vegetable tanned leather, this is both stylish and sturdy.
The Woolenex is made from 300D and 600D polyester and offers high tensile strength and low weight. This minimalist case keeps out liquid and abrasive elements, while the padding inside protects the MacBook Pro from falls.
Speck claims that its translucent shell for the MacBook Pro is 27% stronger than the competition, while the corner clips are said to be 60% more effective. This case has a neat, body-hugging design and can keep scratches away from miles away.
The Incase Snap Jacket is an ultra-thin and lightweight shell that features a form-fitting design to keep your MacBook Pro in pristine condition. It looks neat with minimal branding and you can choose from a variety of cool colors.
The Mosiso hard shell plastic shell for the MacBook Pro is quite slim and light, but strong enough to keep scratches and scrapes at bay. It also comes with a screen protector, four non-slip feet, and two rows of floor vents.
The Urban Armor Gear UAG sleeve for the MacBook Pro is designed to provide military protection against accidental drops. It features shock-resistant bumpers, a non-slip tactile handle, a double lock, and cooling slots on the bottom.
This slim hard case from ProCase has its own folding stand. The Shockproof Slim Procase Protective Cover features a tough armored shell with a shock absorbing bumper, a transparent cover and an open vent design to ensure airflow.
The military case from Urban Armor Gear for the MacBook Pro has impact-resistant bumpers and a tactile grip for safe handling even on wet surfaces. It also features a double locking mechanism and cooling slots underneath.
If you are looking for a hard case that is robust and not too bulky, you should get the ProCase hard case. It has no branding, a soft, rubberized finish, a simple snap design, and comes in a variety of colors.
Tired of boring looking cases with dull colors and no identity of their own? The LuvCase hard case for the MacBook Pro is available in a variety of beautiful colors and patterns. It has a rubberized outer coating for the handle and lower vents to help maintain airflow.
If solid hues and gaudy patterns don’t cut it for you, then how about a glitter finish? The hard shell cover from Belka for the MacBook Pro is available in a variety of sparkling colors on a PU leather surface for maximum protection and a jazzy look.
This sturdy case has a two-ply design made from durable polycarbonate and features rubberized corner posts to ensure proper airflow under the ventilation cutouts. Underneath there are underrun protection and shockproof bumpers on the sides.
The PU leather case from Bluebonnet has an outer pen holder, a pocket for notebooks and a magnetic closure for a secure locking experience. There’s a stand down too, but more importantly, it looks really neat and professional.
This transparent housing from Ibenzer is made of robust yet lightweight plastic that protects the device from scratches and scratches. It has microclips that can be securely attached to the MacBook Pro and is also easy to remove. Plus, you don’t have to worry about air vents either.
If I picked a favorite, the Urban Armor Gear UAG case would be my first choice for the 13-inch MacBook Pro. The impact-resistant armored shell and reinforced corners ensure that the machine remains in pristine condition, and the tactile grip is also of great comfort. What’s more, this military grade quality is also transparent, which means it won’t obscure the look of your MacBook Pro in Space Gray or Silver.
However, if military strength wasn’t my top priority, the Speck SmartShell case would be high on my shopping list. This clear case comes in a variety of cool colors, while the rear corner clips are designed to withstand up to 30kg of force to prevent breakage. This is a case that offers a good mix of durability, minimalism, and aesthetic choices.
I’ve been writing about consumer technology for over three years, having worked with names like NDTV and Beebom in the past. Aside from the latest news, I’ve checked out my fair share of devices that range from smartphones and laptops to smart home devices. I’ve also interviewed tech managers and appeared as a moderator on YouTube videos talking about the latest and greatest gadgets.