These devices allow us to make the best use of the computers we are talking about and even allow us to control everything that is done with the laptop with lid closed if connected to smart TV or monitor. By the way, we are talking about independent keyboards, since usually users usually have additional mice that replace the touchpad.
The models that exist today offer excellent compatibility therefore they can be used with almost all laptops on the market, regardless of the operating system used (Windows, macOS and even Linux). Therefore, this is a section not to be overly concerned about when making a purchase.
Connectivity, laptop keyboard
It is one of the key elements on external keyboards for use with laptops. The reason is simple: depending on the choice made, USB the port will be used or, if this fails, it will be bypassed without … but the computer’s battery consumption will increase, since in this case we are talking about Bluetooth. The point is that the most recommended options are either the above, or, in case of failure, the use of radio frequency, which requires the installation of an adapter that plugs into a port on the equipment, and in addition, it is important to make sure that it is not required for this by the driver.
Something that we consider vital in choosing should be clear if you want a laptop keyboard that wireless or it is not vital. The truth is that we believe that the ideal is the first case … but still there are options in which a cable is used for connection, and, therefore, such an opportunity exists (besides, the price of these models is cheaper, so they are not should be). discarded slightly).
Another thing that is important about these accessories is that the weight and dimensions of the device are as small as possible. The purpose of this is to be able to carry keyboards in a backpack next to a laptop without creating obstacles when it comes to moving from one place to another, either to a friend’s house or to work. The point is that the ideal, for example, is that 500 gram not exceeded.
Keyboard functions that should exist
Obviously, we are talking about devices that in most cases do not have an independent numeric section, but this does not detract from their usefulness. If possible, it is important that the keys are large enough for your fingers to fit comfortably. And besides, it is not a bad idea that the choice for membrane models that have the advantage quiet than mechanical. By the way, it is important that function keys are included as they are really useful.
Models that are wireless have a factor that is usually critical: autonomy Ideally, any of the selected models will run for a minimum of weeks without the need to replace batteries or recharge. Otherwise, the user experience isn’t particularly good.
Purchases that should always be judged
Next, we leave a list of models that should be appreciated for their emails. Good quality and the adjusted price. Plus, there are all sorts of options, so it’s easy to find the one that suits your needs perfectly.
One of the best features of this model is its excellent compatibility, as it uses Bluetooth as a communication method without using any cable. Made in white for an eye-catching appearance, it includes everything you could possibly need, including a range that is weeks of regular use.
Another model which does not need any cable, but in this case uses RF technology … so it needs to use a USB Type A adapter for operation. With a connection distance of up to 10 meters, its metal finish makes it bright and suitable for all types of laptops …
This is one of the keyboards that can be folded and therefore convenient to carry from one place to another with great comfort. It connects via Bluetooth, so it can be used even on mobile devices such as smartphones. Its rechargeable battery is not the longest, but it is enough to satisfy.
TECKNET mini keyboard
If one of the things you are looking for in an accessory is that it is quiet, this is one of the great things about this model due to the fact that it includes a scissor-type switch on each key. In black color and with RF technology, it provides a connection distance of 10 meters.
The most striking thing about this device is that it is backlit and the light it emits can be easily changed to adapt to any situation. It is from the Bluetooth keyboards of all that we have chosen and the truth is that its finish is very good. Its weight is very low as it is only 177 grams.
Logitech K400 Plus
It is one of the few manufacturers to have a model that includes a touchpad in the device itself to control the mouse pointer, making it ideal for laptops and smart TVs. Its communication technology is radio frequency, and it is one of the most stable of all keyboards selected.
This model has a high quality finish as it is made of aluminum, so it is suitable for laptops such as Apple or those that refer to a high quality product. It includes its own USB receiver and something that might interest many: an additional mouse that grabs attention as well.
It is a direct competitor to the previous model as it has room to control the mouse, but in this case it is an accessory that uses Bluetooth and is finished in black plastic. Its autonomy exceeds 60 days, so it is ideal for mobile use.
Crewell ultra thin
This device differs from the rest in terms of connectivity as it is not among the wireless keyboards as it includes a USB cable to operate (so autonomy is something that doesn’t matter). It weighs less than 200 grams and is black. It should be noted that its compatibility is excellent.
One of the most attractive models of all the keyboards chosen and also comes with a keyboard, which is quite useful. It uses RF technology and has cool features such as automatic shutdown in case it is not in use to save power. It weighs less than 65 grams, which is ideal.