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Apple Wireless Keyboard

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Apple Wireless Keyboard

CNET
4 days ago
  • Summary: Apple's Wireless Keyboard is the perfect choice for anyone with a Bluetooth-enabled Mac. Just make sure you have the right OS first.
  • Pros: Easy setup and Bluetooth configuration; attractive design.
  • Cons: Slight lag in keystrokes; requires OS X version 10.2.6 or later; pricey.
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Overall 8
8.0

Apple Wireless Keyboard and Mighty Mouse

PC Magazine
20 July 2009
  • Conclusion: The Apple Wireless Keyboard and Mighty Mouse deliver simplicity and elegance, but at some cost to wrist comfort.
  • Pros: Sleek design. Thin profile with a small footprint. Bluetooth connectivity. Keys are soft, fast, and responsive. Excellent software utilities support in OS X.
  • Cons: No number pad on the wireless version. No recharging station. Cumbersome one-button mouse. Keyboard is not ergonomic. Will work with Windows, but specialized software is not available.
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Overall 8
8.0

Review: Apple Keyboard and Wireless Keyboard

Macworld
17 October 2008
  • Excerpt: (2 items) When Apple announced the aluminum iMac in August 2007 , the company also quietly released two new keyboards: the full-size, USB-connected Apple Keyboard and the smaller, Bluetooth-connected Apple Wireless Keyboard . Sporting a dramatically different look and feel from previous Apple keyboards, the new line featured an impressively thin design with MacBook-style keys, making the two keyboards unlike any other Apple had made—and unlike any other on the market,...
  • Pros: Good, low-travel key feel, Excellent battery life, Bluetooth wireless, Travel- and lap-friendly without reducing key size, Good number of special OS X functions, Doesn't require third-party drivers, Sturdy, Good, low-travel key feel, Doesn’t require third-party drivers, Good number of special OS X functions, Thin, Sturdy, 19 function keys useful for assigning keyboard shortcuts
  • Cons: Flat keys not ideal for touch-typists, Can't override special function-key functions, No numeric keypad or dedicated home, end, forward-delete, page up, or page down keys, Function keys and Escape and Eject keys run together, Flat keys not ideal for touch-typists, Can’t override special function-key functions, No space between function-key row and number keys, Function keys and Escape and Eject keys run together
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Overall 8
8.0

Apple Wireless Keyboard (2007)

CNET
3 August 2008
  • Summary: Apple bundles its Wireless Keyboard with every new iMac because it matches the computer's strengths in terms of minimal design and simple functionality. While some may bemoan its lack of extra features, the Apple Wireless Keyboard does the job and looks good doing it.
  • Pros: Ultrathin profile; minimal footprint; simple Bluetooth pairing; top row keys offers one-touch access to popular Mac features; automatic shut off conserves energy.
  • Cons: Lacks number pad; small keys may feel cramped for some users.
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