Targus Combines Fashion and Functionality with its Latest Laptop Cases

The New A7 and Unofficial Line of Laptop Carrying Cases Have It All: Protection, Style, Comfort and Durability

Jan 07, 2010, 08:30 ET from Targus Inc.

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- 2010 CES (LVCC Meeting Room #N108) - Targus® Inc., maker of the world's top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, announced today the latest additions to its trendy collection of laptop cases. Adding to the existing line of A7 laptop and netbook sleeves, Targus brings a backpack, messenger bag and slipcase featuring cushioned laptop compartments and water-resistant exteriors for added comfort and protection. Targus also unveils the new Unofficial line of cases offering superior durability and protection as well as sleek design.


All pieces in the A7 collection are constructed with durable material yet are light in weight. The Tri-cell Cushion System(TM) combines foam padding with breathable mesh material to provide comfort, protection and ventilation, keeping your hardware cool and safe, while industry-grade tarpaulin fights wear and resists water. With the A7 line, you don't have to sacrifice style to keep your laptop safe. The A7 16" Slipcase (TSS127US) also features soft, scratch-resistant accessory pockets, measures 15.5" x 1.27" x 11.75" and weighs only 0.74 lbs with an estimated street price of $39.99. The 16" A7 Backpack (TSB167US) comes with four quick-access pockets, a hidden side utility pocket and water bottle holder. It measures 13" x 18" x 6", weighs 2.73 lbs. and has an estimated street price of $69.99. The A7 Messenger case (TSM099US) has a water-and-wear resistant base, durable buckle closures, a front accessory pocket and a hidden key holder in the strap. It measures 16" x 3.50" x 12.25", weighs 1.90 lbs and will be available for an estimated street price of $59.99.


The Unofficial collection brings sleek, slim-line styling for "thin and light" laptops. Each piece offers a padded laptop compartment with breathable mesh interior, additional storage for accessories, documents and other important items, and water- and wear-resistant fabric. The Unofficial Slipcase in black (TSS13801US) and brown (TSS138US) delivers 360 degree laptop protection with fully-reinforced handles and shoulder straps to ensure comfort and durability. It measures 15.47" x 10.8" x 1.69" and weighs 1.28 lbs. with and estimated street price of $39.99. The 16" Unofficial Backpack in black (TSB168US) and brown (TSB16801US-50) comes with contoured padded shoulder straps, additional storage for water bottles and an air-ventilating back panel. Measuring 12.1" x 18.4" x 6.5" and weighing 1.74 lbs. the Backpack has an estimated street price of $49.99. The 14" Unofficial Messenger comes in black (TSM104US) and brown (TSM10401US) with durable feet and all metal hardware. It measures 13.78" x 2.70" x 11.25", weighs 1.56 lbs. and has an estimated street price of $44.99.

All the cases are backed by a limited lifetime warranty and will be available in March through Targus Commercial Distribution, Resellers, DMRs, Retailers, e-tailers and at Targus.com.

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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