In the event you’re a fan of mechanical keyboards, however really feel pressured to make use of a scissor-switch keyboard as a substitute (or, worse, Apple’s butterfly keyboard!), then Epomaker could have simply unveiled a worthwhile choice for you.
This new mechanical keyboard (through The Verge) is a compact choice, designed to be simply transportable so you’ll be able to carry it with you wherever you may must get some typing performed. The concept is fairly distinctive, albeit not unique: a small keyboard that’s designed to sit down proper on prime of the built-in keyboard in your MacBook. Measurement clever, it’ll match proper atop the 12-inch MacBook’s butterfly keyboard.
It’ll match on prime of the bigger MacBook Air and MacBook Professional keyboards, too. Nonetheless, this isn’t a full-size choice, which implies you’re sacrificing some keys for portability. Particularly, the brand new NT68 doesn’t characteristic a devoted operate row of keys. And positively no quantity pad.
The NT68 helps a wi-fi reference to a MacBook or every other laptop computer. It could possibly pair with as much as three units on the similar time. It may also be related bodily through a USB-C cable if you happen to desire. Battery clever, the corporate says it would final between two and 5 weeks, relying on wi-fi utilization with its built-in 1900mAh battery.
Lastly, the keyboard’s switches are customizable through hot-swappable caps, so no heavy-duty DIY motion wanted. It additionally options RGB backlighting for good measure.
Sadly, Epomaker doesn’t have any information on the value entrance, or simply when the brand new mechanical keyboard will launch. Join particulars on the corporate’s web site if you wish to keep within the loop concerning its future launch.