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October 04, 2011 08:30 ET

Targus® Canada Expands Line of Smart Tablet Accessories

A Swivel Stand, Ultra Comfortable Lap Lounge, Wireless Keyboards and a Gaming Joystick Add to Targus' Extensive Collection of Tablet Accessories

MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwire - Oct 4, 2011) - Targus® Inc., maker of the world's top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, today announced new gear for the Apple® iPad™, iPad™ 2 and other tablets, including a Swivel Stand, Lap Lounge, two wireless keyboards and a Gaming Joystick.

"We continue to see a high demand for tablet accessories and are constantly working to develop new and improved products," said Philip Palmer at Targus. "Our newest accessories make tablet use more comfortable, easier and fun with features tailored to the needs of our customers."

Swivel Stand for iPad & iPad 2
The Swivel Stand for the iPad and iPad 2 (AWE67CA) makes game playing and sharing fun and easy for the whole family with a base that smoothly rotates 360 degrees. The angle can be adjusted from nearly flat to almost vertical making the screen more private when playing multiplayer games. While not in use, the stand's lid closes completely so that the iPad can be safely stored inside. The stand also is compatible with the Apple Smart Cover and Targus Vucomplete™ Cover and is available for an MSRP of $39.99.

Lap Lounge for iPad 2
The Lap Lounge for iPad (AWE70CA) offers maximum comfort by combining a soft, bean bag-filled cushion which conforms to your lap with a functional stand that provides multiple viewing angles. A zippered pocket conveniently stores a tuck-away carry handle and can also double as an accessory pouch. The stand creatively frames the iPad and provides built-in sound amplification, by redirecting the sound toward the user. Great for on-the-go or at home, the Lap Lounge is available at an MSRP of $49.99.

Bluetooth® Wireless Keyboard for iPad
The Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for iPad (AKB32US) features an ergonomic tilt, Bluetooth wireless technology and offers a clean, cable-free workspace for easy and accurate typing. The keyboard instantly syncs with the iPad with seven months of battery life straight out of the box for immediate use. Compact and ideal for travel, the Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard is available for an MSRP of $59.99.

Bluetooth® Wireless Keyboard for Tablets
The Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for iPad (AKB33US) features an ergonomic tilt, Bluetooth wireless technology and offers a clean, cable-free workspace for easy and accurate typing. The keyboard instantly syncs with the iPad with seven months of battery life straight out of the box for immediate use. Compact and ideal for travel, the keyboard supports tablets running on iOS, Windows and Android operating systems and is available for an MSRP of $59.99.

Gaming Joystick for Tablets
Gaming on a tablet device can now be a much more fun and satisfying experience with Targus' new Gaming Joystick (AMM08CA) -- simply attach the suction based controller to the on-screen control pad for enhanced tactile feedback and the feel of playing on a regular game console. Available for an MSRP of $19.99.

These and other Targus products are available for purchase at Targus.com as well as through leading retailers, VARs, e-tailers, and direct marketers.

About Targus
Targus created the mobile accessory category with its invention of the laptop case over 25 years ago. The company continues to advance the mobile accessories category with innovative and relevant solutions for today's mobile lifestyle. Targus products enhance productivity, connectivity, and security, liberating users to work in any and all environments with the utmost convenience and comfort. Founded in 1983, Targus' headquarters are located in Anaheim, Calif., with offices worldwide and distribution agreements in more than 100 countries. For more information on Targus visit targus.com.

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