San Diego’s famous accessory makers Satechi have launched three new Mac keyboards that designed to look great on your modern desktop. All of these keyboards feature intuitive MacOS function hotkeys. There’s the Slim Wireless Keyboard, the Aluminum Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard, and the USB Aluminum Wired Keyboard. They are available in a range of elegant colors at prices ranging from $55 to $80. Here’s a closer look at the keyboards.
Satechi Mac Keyboards (2018 Edition)
Slim Wireless Keyboard
The sleek full-QWERTY Slim Wireless Keyboard sports diamond-cut chamfered edges and a brushed aluminum finish that amply complements the Mac. The keyboard has convenient function hotkeys, a full numeric keypad, and a USB-C rechargeable port.
It works over a wireless Bluetooth connection with a range of up to 33 feet. You can connect up to 4 Bluetooth devices to the keyboard and easily switch between devices with a press of a button.
The Slim Wireless Keyboard is compatible with the iMac Pro, iMac, MacBook Pro/Air, MacBook, iPhone X, 8 Plus, 8, iPad Pro, iPad Mini, iOS and MacOS devices. Price: $74.99
Aluminum Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard
The Satechi Aluminum Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard has enhanced scissor-switch keys with an extended keyboard layout that includes a full numeric keypad. It is designed to be used on Mac and iOS devices. It sports intuitive function hotkeys and supports up to 3 Bluetooth devices. You can make use of designated Bluetooth keys to assign and switch between 3 devices with a press of a button.
A built-in USB-C rechargeable port ensures a long-lasting battery life of up to 80 hours between charges. The standby time is set for up to 100 days. This keyboard is compatible with the iMac Pro, iMac, MacBook Pro/Air, MacBook, iPhone X, 8 Plus, 8, iPad Pro, iOS and MacOS devices. Price: $79.99
USB Aluminum Wired Keyboard
The USB Aluminum Wired Keyboard also has enhanced scissor-switch keys and an extended keyboard layout featuring a full numeric keypad. Just like the other models, this keyboard includes intuitive MacOS function hotkeys. A USB-A cable that comes included with the keyboard needs to be plugged into Mac’s standard USB ports to connect the two devices.
The function keys that include pause/play, application switch, brightness and more are designed for MacOS and will not be compatible with all Windows computers. The keyboard is compatible with MacOS devices with USB-A port including, iMac Pro, iMac, MacBook Pro(2015 and earlier), MacBook Air and MacBook (2012 and earlier). Price: $59.99
If you’re in the market for a new Mac keyboard, consider picking up one of Satechi’s accessories. And don’t forget to share your experience with us.