Epomaker is about to launch a transportable mechanical keyboard optimized for each Mac and Home windows. The corporate calls the NT68 Wi-fi Magic Mechanical Keyboard the primary to characteristic an “invisible” stand you’ll be able to place on prime of your laptop computer.
The 65% wi-fi mechanical keyboard — which means it has 65% of a full keyboard structure — incorporates a slim design and Mac and Home windows key layouts, Epomaker stated. It lets you take a clickety-clackety mechanical keyboard anyplace you go along with your laptop computer and different devices.
Epomaker NT68: Place it proper in your laptop computer
Utilizing the mix magnetic case/”invisible” stand shipped with the Epomaker NT68, you’ll be able to place the mechanical keyboard instantly on prime of your laptop computer’s keyboard. That saves area wherever you’re employed whereas providing you with the texture and performance many individuals get pleasure from in a mechanical keyboard. The stand can also match telephones and tablets, the corporate stated.
“Our stand is invisible,” stated Epomaker in a press launch. “That’s what we understand a kickstand ought to be: unseen when connected, unfelt when in use, and unnoticed when carried.”
You may regulate the stand’s peak for typing consolation. The typing angle ranges from 6 levels to fifteen.5 levels. The corporate, which relies in China, stated the stand additionally helps dissipate warmth coming from the laptop computer.
Suitable with ‘most’ laptops
Epomaker emphasised that the NT68 “is compilable with most laptop computer manufacturers.”
However “to make use of the magic characteristic, an built-in laptop computer keyboard must have an analogous structure because the NT68, comparable to MacBook Air, MacBook Professional, MacBook Professional 16-inch,” it stated. “Laptops with built-in numpad (ThinkPad P73, for instance) can’t use the magic characteristic however can use the NT68 as a small mechanical keyboard.”
Good for Mac and Home windows
Epomaker stated it designed the NT68 to work for folks used to operating Macs, PCs or each. You may swap out keys to change the structure forwards and backwards. Shortcut keys are designed to be the place you count on them, as properly.
The NT68 options 9 RGB lighting settings with 16 million LED colours and numerous results that may be custom-made with included software program. Merely join the keyboard utilizing a USB cable to replace the software program and out there results, the corporate stated.
In contrast to fashionable keyboards utilizing touch-sensitive membranes, mechanical keyboards include old-school switches underneath the keys. The NT68 keyboard makes use of Gateron switches (Blue, Brown, Black, Crimson) and Epomaker’s personal Chocolate Switches (Blue, Crimson, Silver, Brown, Rose Brown).
“After finding out the designs and flaws of most common mechanical switches, we’ve developed our modern change mechanism,” the corporate stated. “Our new and improved change design helps scale back the bodily put on on the switches whereas offering a smoother typing expertise.”
Bluetooth 5.1 and USB-C connections
You may join the keyboard through Bluetooth 5.1 for wi-fi connectivity or with an included USB-C cable. With Bluetooth activated through a helpful button, the keyboard integrates along with your telephone, laptop computer or pill — as much as three units directly.
Pricing and availability
The corporate didn’t state a worth or sale date for the brand new keyboard. Nevertheless, the corporate invitations folks to enroll in early-bird reductions and updates on the Epomaker web site.