Aug 272010
 

What is shiny and new plus reads to you? The Kindle, of course. It carries an enormous library of books and you love it to pieces. But did you consider protecting your new companion with a Kindle cover? After all you don’t want anything to happen to your beloved Kindle such as a nick or scratch, worst of all a hard drop. If you have the latest Kindle, you should check out out Top 10 Kindle Covers and Kindle Cases lists. Note also that the Kindle 2 is a little bit longer than the Kindle 1, so the covers for the Kindle 2 may also fit the Kindle 1, but not the other way.

Top 10 Kindle 2 Covers And Cases – please click on product title or image for further information.

#1. Amazon Kindle Leather Cover

 

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This is the official Amazon Kindle cover made specifically to fit the 2nd generation digital reading device. And also the best-selling Kindle cover on the Amazon website.

The Amazon Leather Kindle Cover has achieved No. 1 position because it looks unassuming at first, but look closer and you’ll see that it carries a touch of class and elegance; basically it is the Audrey Hepburn of Kindle covers. With its smooth charcoal grey suede interior to protect the screen from scratches, and sturdy pebble-grain leather exterior, this Kindle cover is very comfortable to hold and lightweight (6.5 ounces).

The unique feature about this Kindle cover as compared to other Kindle covers is that it has a patent-pending hinge system which physically secures the device to its cover, plus there is a strap to help keep the cover firmly closed when it is put away after use. This Kindle cover range also includes the gorgeous Burgundy Red, Hot Pink, Burnt Orange, Chocolate Brown, Steel Blue and Apple Green Kindle Covers.

#2. Diane von Furstenberg Kasi Canvas Cover for Kindle 2

Diane von Furstenberg Kasi Canvas Clutch for Kindle 2 Signature Print

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Diane von Furstenberg Kasi Canvas Kindle Cover – Signature Print. For all of you dedicated followers of fashion, this rigid cotton canvas Kindle cover will help protect your device from bumps while in transport. Its beet pink, twill blend interior will gently cushion your Kindle and the inside of the front cover carries very useful business card slots. A shiny gold toggle with the DVF signature logo will help keep your device safe when not in use and in transit. The unique Kindle-compatible hinge inside the cover means that you can be confident that your device will stay in place while you a reading on the go. This Kindle cover is part of a Kasi Canvas Clutch Kindle cover range, which also include Ikat Choco Print and Spotted Kat Print Kindle Covers. Another DVF product that should not be overlooked if you want your device to sit in the lap of luxury is the stunning Kallie Leather Clutch in Zebra Print Kindle cover.

#3. Halsea for M-Edge Kindle Cover Jacket

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Halsea for M-Edge Kindle Cover Jacket, Boat Canyon – Bonfire Brown. This Kindle cover is made of a laminated canvas with a repeating red crab design, and brown leather for a fabulous finishing touch of class on the exterior. The interior of this Kindle cover is constructed of luxurious brown synthetic microsuede, and the inside of the front cover includes a side pocket for the storage of papers, smaller business card slot and a pen loop.

A sturdy 4-point mounting system made of soft brown leather holds the Kindle securely in place. This Kindle cover is part of the Halsea range for M-Edge. Other quality products included in this Kindle cover range are named Little Harbor-Coffee Brown, Little Harbor-Navy Blue and Boat Canyon-Ocean Teal Kindle covers.

#4. Tuff-Luv Leather Case Cover & Stand (Flip Style) for Kindle 2

Tuff-Luv Leather case cover & stand for Amazon Kindle 2

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Tuff-Luv Leather Case Cover & Stand (Flip Style) for Kindle 2. With the stylish black color, nothing is compromised with this handmade, genuine leather Kindle cover. As far as appearances go, this Kindle cover shows a lot of solid, high quality workmanship with it’s neat stitching and ruggedness; the soft, durable napa leather cover has a flap to protect the screen of your Kindle and a closure tab that snaps shut around the back of the case. Also, there is full accessibility to charging ports and buttons. The unique feature that I really liked about this Kindle cover is that there is a thin and sturdy integrated stand which allows for hands-free reading while you enjoy a bite to eat…what more could an avid ebook reader ask for? Oh, I forgot to mention there’s also a lifetime guarantee against workmanship. Also available in this Kindle cover range are Pink, Red, Brown Saddleback and British Racing Green Kindle covers.

#5. JavoEdge Cherry Blossom Flip Style Case for Kindle 2

JavoEdge Cherry Blossom Flip Style Case (Twilight Purple).

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JavoEdge Cherry Blossom Flip Style Case for Kindle 2 (Twilight Purple). This is the first animal friendly case in our top 10, as it does not have even the slightest hint of leather. I particularly liked the Cherry Blossom collection from JavoEdge because of the vivid colors and the beautiful Japanese floral print on the easy-to-grip fabric exterior. The interior is a deep purple and slightly padded to cushion your Kindle device when it is not in use. There is hassle free accessibility to all charging ports and buttons. The magnetic closure on the lift up flap provides extra security for the device and the inside of the flap has a large pocket for storing papers and a small pocket for a business card. My favorite feature, which makes the case a hit, is the integrated kick-stand for an enjoyable hands-free reading experience. Other colors in this Kindle cover range are Ocean Blue Red and Cocoa Brown Kindle covers.

Another noteworthy feature is that the JavoEdge Cherry Blossom collection is available in Book Style form which augments the reading experience from the Kindle because you can hold the cover just like a book. Take a look at the following selection from Amazon, Twilight Purple, Ocean Blue Red and Cocoa Brown Kindle covers.

#6. Cole Haan Hand-Woven Leather Kindle Cover with Hinge

Cole Haan Hand-Woven Leather Kindle Cover with Hinge-Light Bronze.

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Cole Haan Hand-Woven Leather Kindle Cover with Hinge – Light Bronze. Cole Haan is a premier American designer label established in 1928, epitomizing artisan quality and perfect craftsmanship in footwear and accessories. This Cole Haan cover is just stunning to look at and when you consider that it has been created by hand in India from the finest New Zealand leather, you will begin to appreciate that it is well worth investing in this luxurious cover. The cover feels lightly padded and there is a patented hinge system along the inner spine to keep the device in place, so you can rest assured that the Kindle will be well protected and secure. The goat suede interior is soft and smooth to the touch and provides good protection for the screen, and has a holder for a business card. In short, this is truly a top-notch product and well worth the expense. Other colors are available in the patent leather Cole Haan Kindle cover range are namely the Hand-Woven Tanzanite and Hand-Woven Ruby Sugar Kindle covers.

#7. Austen Cover for Kindle 2

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Austen Cover for Kindle 2 – Pink/Green Batik. This Kindle cover exhibits vintage elegance that is characteristic of the designer collection Bobarra, well-known for designing checkpoint friendly laptop bags. This padded stain-resistant fabric Austen Kindle Cover is very feminine with its pink and green batik pattern and scalloped flap magnetic closure to keep your device protected in transit. The Kindle device is secured by 4 elastic corner tabs and there is full accessiblity to charging ports and buttons. The soft, green colored microfiber interior of the cover contains pockets for business cards and notes inside the front cover. To complete the range of Austen Kindle Covers you can also check out beautiful designs from the following selections Frog Print, Bamboo Print, Blue/Yellow Flowers, and Blue/Brown Batik Kindle covers.

#8. Periscope Lighted Folio for the Kindle 2

Periscope Lighted Folio for the Kindle 2

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Periscope Lighted Folio for the Kindle 2. This Kindle cover has an ingenious feature which sets it apart from all of the other covers short-listed in our Top 10. This cover has a built-in twin super bright LED retractable reading light which is powered by 3 AA batteries (not included with cover). An optional AC adapter can also be purchased to power the light. The telescopic arm of the light is housed inside a secure leather holder on the right of the inner spine.This leatherette cover has a secure magnetic strap and features a 5 x 8 inch notepad on the inside of the front cover and a pen holder inside the spine. On the whole the Periscope Light Folio is a very well made cover and sturdy enough to keep your Kindle protected form bumps and scratches. All Charging ports and buttons are easily accessible.

#9. M-Edge Waterguard Plus Guardian Kindle Case Cover

M-Edge Guardian Case for Kindle 2 - Cobalt Blue

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M-Edge Guardian Kindle 2 Case Cover-Cobalt Blue. This Kindle case is a good investment for an absorbing reading experience on a beach holiday, beside the pool or in the bathtub or kitchen as it provides great protection from splashes of water, sand and dust. If you want an excellent armour for your Kindle, the Guardian remains true to its name.

The Guardian Kindle case cover feels fairly heavy (17 ounces) when it’s held for the first time. It is constructed of transparent molded polycarbonate plastic, thereby making it rugged, waterproof and very durable. Flexible sealed button cut-outs allow access to the Kindle’s navigation controls and QWERTY keyboard, which works very well; however, there appears to be no access to the power button.

The amazing feature about this product unlike like other waterproof Kindle covers to date is that is that it literally allows you to swim with your Kindle. Let me explain how. The Guardian ase cover is 100% watertight and will keep your device protected in up to 1m depth of water as it has a dual hinge, integrated O-ring gasket and a 4-latch closure system. You can also read hands-free in the bath tub or swimming pool because this Kindle cover actually floats face-up on water due to the inclusion of 3 internal bouyancy chambers.

An anti-reflective film is used to protect the screen area of the Guardian so that you can enjoy a good reading experience on bright, sunshiny days. Also available in Black and Red.

#10. M-Edge Platform Leather Kindle Jacket-Marbled Red
M-Edge Platform Leather Kindle Jacket-Marbled Red

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M-Edge Platform Leather Kindle Jacket-Marbled Red. M-Edge have a vast array of different designs for Kindle Covers and Kindle Cases. Here we feature specifically the Platform Leather Jacket which is a popular product for avid ebook readers who have an active lifestyle and want to protect their device with something smart and functional. This vibrant Marbled Red 100% genuine leather Kindle cover feels smooth to the touch and is very durable for everyday heavy use. The front cover flips over and a closure tab can be tucked in to transform it into a stand for the device to allow for hands-free use. The interior is made of a plush grey material to gently cushion your device when it is not in use, plus all charging ports and buttons are easily accessible when the Kindle is installed in this case. The cover includes a handy pen loop and interior pockets for the storage of notes and business cards.

The Platform Leather Jacket Kindle cover range also includes: Smooth Black, Smooth Mocha, Pebbled Fuchsia, Pebbled Purple, Jade Green, Pebbled Navy Blue, Pebbled Saddle Brown, Pebbled Cream with Saddle, Pebbled Mocha with Saddle, Pebbled Grey with Black, Sapphire Blue, and Gold. Kindle covers This Kindle cover range also comes in 5 synthetic leather colors: Black, Camel, Mocha Brown, Red, and Royal Blue Kindle covers.

Hope you enjoyed our round up of the top 10 kindle 2 covers and cases.

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What is shiny and new plus reads to you? <em>The Kindle</em>, of course. It carries an enormous library of books and you love it to pieces. But did you consider protecting your new companion with a Kindle cover?  After all you don’t want anything to happen to your beloved Kindle such as a nick or scratch, worst of all  a hard drop.

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  7 Responses to “Top 10 Kindle Covers and Cases for Kindle 2 – Which is the Best Kindle Cover and Kindle Case?”

  1. Hi Sammy,

    Thanks so much for writing about my cover! I was so happy when I got the ‘Google Alert’ for this! I would be more than happy to set up a discount code for your readers so that they get 10% off if they mention your site. Just let me know. andrea@bobarra.com

    🙂
    Andrea

  2. The tree of life and bamboo ones are adorable!

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