iPad in G-Form case drops 1,300 feet and survives

If you've been looking for the toughest case for your iPad, G-Form is making one that may just be at the top of the pile.

This iPad is about to get dropped from 1,300 feet. Don't worry, it survived. Screenshot by Joe Aimonetti

If you've been looking for the toughest case for your iPad, G-Form is making one that may just be at the top of the pile. After being dropped from more than 1,300 feet, the iPad protected by a G-Form case lives to be tapped another day.

The G-Form sleeve and folio cases for iPad are made from a composite blend of G-Form's proprietary materials combined with PORON XRD material. They are lightweight and water-resistant and clearly able to withstand impact from extreme heights, as the video below demonstrates:

You can pick up the G-Form Extreme Portfolio for $89.95 or the Extreme Sleeve for $59.95 on G-Form's site. For my money, I'll just stay on the ground. What's the most extreme thing you've done using your iPad? Let me know in the comments!

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    Joe is a seasoned Mac veteran with years of experience on the platform. He reports on Macs, iPods, iPhones and anything else Apple sells. He even has worked in Apple retail stores. He's also a creative professional who knows how to use a Mac to get the job done.

     

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