Earlier this 12 months, the Keychron mechanical keyboard was launched on Kickstarter. For many who missed it, the Keychron is a mechanical keyboard that makes use of low-profile switches and keys, which means that it’ll really feel extra like a laptop computer’s keyboard than an everyday keyboard, with the upside being that it makes it extra transportable.
Nonetheless, in the event you’d a lot favor a extra common type of keyboard, the oldsters behind the Keychron have since launched the Keychron K2 on Kickstarter. As you possibly can see within the video above, the K2 appears to be like extra like your commonplace keyboard with full-sized keys. It’s lacking the numpad on the precise, however in the event you by no means had a use for it, then we suppose it’s not an enormous loss.
The K2 has additionally been designed to be a extra compact keyboard. That is because of all of the keys type of being squished collectively, the place there is no such thing as a hole between the perform key row and the quantity row, nor are there gaps between the arrow keys and navigation keys. This does lend itself to a extra compact design, however whether or not or not it’s higher relies on your private choice, however we think about that it’ll take some getting used to.
The challenge has since managed to lift near $400,000 in funding so it is kind of a assure that it’ll undergo. When you’d wish to get in on it, there are nonetheless 11 days left so head on over to Kickstarter for the main points and to pledge your assist.
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