Micro-suction is used in lieu of the magnets, which means that the tablet won’t lock/unlock when you open it. But if you’re someone who is obsessive about keeping the entire tablet scratch free, and you like the fold up design of the original Smart Cover, then the $US50 PixelSkin HD Wrap may be what you’re looking for. [Speck via ChipChick]
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