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Microsoft Natural Elite
6.1 out of 10

Microsoft Natural Elite

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Reviews and Problems with Microsoft Natural Elite

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Overall 4
4.0

Touch typists (and programmers and gamers) beware

Thomas Park "Thomas Park", Amazon
20 March 2006
  • Summary: First off, let me say that this is a pretty solid keyboard. No complaints about the quality. However, be aware that Microsoft decided to rearrange several clusters of keys on this keyboard. The arrow keys are in a diamond pattern rather than the traditional (and IMHO efficient) "inverted-T".
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Overall 4
4.0

What was Miscrosoft thinking?!

scifi-o-phile, Amazon
29 December 2005
  • Summary: 95% of this keyboard is of a fantastic ergonomic design. It's that last 5% that kills you. Specifically, the arrow keys. Granted, most people won't need them, but if you're a programmer, then having arrow keys chopped in half and shoved into a non-standard configuration is a major shortcoming.
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Overall 4
4.0

Lacks

Tom S, Amazon
22 July 2003
  • Summary: This keyboard is a decent ergonomic, but I would expect better for this price. Especially from Microsoft. It is nice that the feet to angle the keyboard are in the back as opposed to the front like many ergonomic keyboards. It is more comfortable that way.
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Overall 4
4.0

Problematic Key Configuration

A Software Engineer, Amazon
21 May 2002
  • Summary: I used an older Microsoft Natural keyboard for over five years, and it was excellent. By comparison, conventional keyboards are an occupational hazard. Unfortunately, I broke it while cleaning it, and I had to buy a new one. I picked up the Elite model without looking too closely ...
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Overall 4
4.0

Poco più che una trovata pubblicitaria

EyeInTheSky, Ciao
10 January 2003
  • Summary: Office Keyboard è uno dei più recenti prodotti di casa Microsoft, leader nell’ambito della produzione di software, ma sempre più presente nel campo hardware, soprattutto con lo sviluppo di strumenti per la comunicazione uomo-computer.
  • Pros: silenziosa
  • Cons: costosissima
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