Typing on tablet devices can be a difficult task since; on-screen keyboard typing is not always the best or fastest way to type emails or documents.
To beat this very problem, Microsoft has launched a new keyboard – Microsoft Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 5000. The keyboard especially targets mobile professionals looking to do some serious text-entry on their tablets (Windows, Android, iOS).
Microsoft Bluetooth Keyboard 5000
The Mobile Keyboard 5000, a wireless wonder has been designed to enhance portability and comfort for tablet/notebook user. It is expected to hit the store shelves, sometime later this month.
The Microsoft Bluetooth Keyboard 5000 is compatible with:
- Windows 7, Vista, XP machines
- iOS 4.2.1, 4.3.1, and 4.3 devices
- Android 2.2, Android 3.0 and Android 3.1 phones and tablets.
Looks-wise, the lightweight and ultra-thin keyboard encourages a natural posture with comfort curve design and low-profile keys along with few labor-saving shortcuts.
It has a thickness of just 0.75 inches and high-quality construction which makes it easier to transport along with a laptop or tablet.
Unlike other Mainstream wireless keyboards this Bluetooth enabled device requires no cords or USB nano-transceivers, thereby freeing up a USB port. In addition to the above mentioned characteristics, the device comes with 3 year warranty – pretty cool!
The Bluetooth Keyboard 5000 derives power from three AAA batteries – Microsoft even throws in a set with the keyboard itself. Bluetooth connectivity has a maximum range up to 10 meters.
If you miss the feeling of a real keyboard while typing on your tablet, you can try your hands on Microsoft Bluetooth Keyboard 5000. It appears to be a perfect blend of portability and comfort. The product was formerly known as Bluetooth Keyboard 6000.
At present, the product is priced at $49.95 and you can get it from here.