July 23, 2013 in Cases and Bags (E)
[prMac.com] San Juan Capistrano, California - XGear LLC, today is thrilled to announce the company's latest creation, the Karion that's available on KickStarter for crowd funding. Karion, a product designed to carry and protect the popular MacBook Pro 13" and 15" Retina laptops combines the utility of a carrying case with the slim-fitting convenience of a case.
The Karion marks a new generation in accessories for the Apple MacBook series. The Karion features industry firsts such as: fold-away handles, magnetic locking latches, ventilation ports, retractable typing-angle stand, integrated D-rings for attaching a shoulder strap and is made of a durable leather-like vinyl. Other notable features include a sultry suede interior lining, integrated wrist-rest, elegant leather stitched design and an included removable shoulder strap.
The Karion's key benefit to users is it ability to convert from a brief-case style carrier, to an over-the-shoulder bag to a simple yet functional laptop sleeve. It's thoughtful built-in vents gives the MacBook Pro ample heat ventilation while its integrated wrist rests make for more comfortable typing by cushioning the edges of the MacBook Pro.
* Faux leather exterior shell
* Soft suede inside lining
* Collapsible handles that stow away with magnets when not in use
* Built-in kickstand for comfortable typing
* Quick-connect D-ring loops for attaching shoulder strap
* Matching shoulder strap with durable nylon band
* Metal mesh screen that allows proper ventillation
* Suede palmrest to keep MacBook clean
* Magnetic latch keeps Karion closed
* Ample space for access to all ports and functions
XGear believes that its new Karion design is much needed accessory for all MacBook Pro owners and requires the help of the public to make the product a commercial reality. The company has set up a Kickstarter page for interested parties to learn more and help fund.
An early adopter special pricing has been set up at $35 (USD) limited to fifty units. The Karion is available in black and is offered at a regular price of $43 (USD) including shipping to continental US customers regular price of $69.99 (USD) Retail. With successful funding, XGear plans to deliver the product to market within two months. Funders will receive their Karion product within the timeframe posted on the KickStarter page.
Based in San Juan Capistrano California, XGear specializes in Apple and Android product accessories, with manufacturing facilities throughout the US and Asia. XGear was established in 2008 by a group of talented, creative and skilled professionals specializing in the mobile personal entertainment and digital lifestyle marketplace. The XGear design team strives to enhance the consumer experience with an eye on developing products with a unique blend of quality and style at an affordable price. XGear's warranty-backed quality line of protective cases and solutions reflect the sophisticated coolness that today's consumer's desire, at a price they can easily afford.. All images (C) 2013 XGear LLC / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, MacBook, the MacBook logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.