Keyboards

Keyboards are external computer hardware similar to a typewriter. They are used to enter text, numbers, characters and give instructions into a PC. Most keyboards are the QWERTY style keyboard which is based on the layout of a typewriter, however, there are different layouts for other countries to support special characters.

Keyboard types

  • QWERTY - English
  • QWERTZ - German
  • AZERTY - French

Typical Keyboard layout

  • PC Keyboards consist of 84 – 104 keys and there are 4 types of keys
  • Function Keys (Top Row)
  • Numeric Keys (2nd Row) Numeric keypad is also on the right-hand side
  • Typing Keys (3rd, 4th, 5th row)
  • Control Keys (last row)

How do Keyboards work?

When a key on the keyboard is pressed, an electrical circuit is closed and the keyboard sends a signal to the computer that basically tells whether it is a letter, number or a specific symbol, which we would like to be shown on the screen.

Popular keyboards

Ergonomic

They allow more natural hand and arm position reducing the risk of RSI (Repetitive strain injury) these keyboards normally include wrist wrests to maintain a good hand position, they may also be a contoured shape.

Medical

A spill-resistant keyboard ideal in clean rooms and the medical industry. These keyboards can be fully cleaned easily and quickly and have an on-off button so can be switched off for cleaning, they also have a cleaning reminder which you can set, which is important for infection control.

Touchpad

These are normal keypads but incorporate a touchpad mouse, the mouse is controlled easily by the touchpad and normally has 2 mouse keys.

Numeric

Numeric keypad used for frequent numeric entry on PCs or Notebooks

Application Information

Keyboards are an essential device for any PC in the home or office. We offer a wide range of keyboards from compact, ergonomic and medical keyboards that are easy to clean and a choice of connections like USB, Bluetooth or wireless. Browse keyboards in Keyboards and Mouse Sets

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Beskrivning Pris Wired/Wireless Model Connection Type Keyboard Type Keyboard Layout Colour Industrial Use Built-In USB Hub Dimensions Height Width Depth Multimedia Keys Normal Keys
RS-artikelnummer 341-1245
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LPBGB-0
VarumärkeCherry
2 009,98 kr
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Wired - PS/2 Compact QWERTY (UK) Grey - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 84
RS-artikelnummer 384-989
Tillv. art.nrG84-4100LCMGB-2
VarumärkeCherry
869,83 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Compact QWERTY (UK) Black - - 282 x 132 x 27mm 27mm 282mm 132mm - 86
RS-artikelnummer 795-0915
Tillv. art.nr920-004482
VarumärkeLogitech
715,65 kr
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Wireless - USB Standard AZERTY Black - No - - - - Yes -
RS-artikelnummer 795-0898
Tillv. art.nr920-005216
VarumärkeLogitech
314,54 kr
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Wired - USB Standard Nordic Black - No - - - - No -
RS-artikelnummer 773-9165
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LPBEU-0
VarumärkeCherry
2 009,98 kr
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Wired - PS/2 Compact QWERTY (US) Grey - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 83
RS-artikelnummer 841-8349
Tillv. art.nrKYBAC260UP-BKFR
VarumärkeCeratech
336,49 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Standard AZERTY Black - No 456 x 168 x 40mm 40mm 456mm 168mm No -
RS-artikelnummer 795-0933
Tillv. art.nr920-002515
VarumärkeLogitech
157,41 kr
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Wired - USB Standard AZERTY Black - No 450 x 155 x 23.5mm 23.5mm 450mm 155mm No -
RS-artikelnummer 143-8970
Tillv. art.nr00050448
VarumärkeHAMA
288,73 kr
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Wired SK140 USB Numeric pad Numeric Black - No 86 x 9 x 130mm 9mm 86mm 130mm No 19
RS-artikelnummer 125-0486
Tillv. art.nrJK-1068DE-0
VarumärkeCherry
965,94 kr
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Wired JK-1068DE-0 USB Standard QWERTZ Grey - No 460 x 172 x 23mm 23mm 460mm 172mm Yes 105
RS-artikelnummer 773-9106
Tillv. art.nrG84-4100LCMFR-0
VarumärkeCherry
805,18 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Compact AZERTY Grey Yes No 282 x 132 x 26mm 26mm 282mm 132mm No 86
RS-artikelnummer 125-0482
Tillv. art.nrJK-1068FR-0
VarumärkeCherry
965,94 kr
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Wired JK-1068FR-0 USB Standard AZERTY Grey - No 460 x 172 x 23mm 23mm 460mm 172mm Yes 105
RS-artikelnummer 125-0487
Tillv. art.nrJK-1068DE-2
VarumärkeCherry
965,94 kr
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Wired JK-1068DE-2 USB Standard QWERTZ Black - No 460 x 172 x 23mm 23mm 460mm 172mm Yes 105
RS-artikelnummer 175-9911
Tillv. art.nrJK-1600FR-1
VarumärkeCHERRY
612,55 kr
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Wired KC 6000 SLIM USB Standard AZERTY Silver, White - No 440 x 130 x 15mm 15mm 440mm 130mm 6 105
RS-artikelnummer 125-0483
Tillv. art.nrJK-1068FR-2
VarumärkeCherry
965,94 kr
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Wired JK-1068FR-2 USB Standard AZERTY Black - No 460 x 172 x 23mm 23mm 460mm 172mm Yes 105
RS-artikelnummer 244-812
Tillv. art.nrG84-4100LCAGB-0
VarumärkeCherry
869,83 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Compact QWERTY (UK) White - No 282 x 132 x 27mm 27mm 282mm 132mm No 83
RS-artikelnummer 493-128
Tillv. art.nrG80-11900LUMGB-2
VarumärkeCHERRY
2 078,27 kr
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Wired - USB Compact QWERTY (UK) Black Yes - 415 x 193 x 37mm 37mm 415mm 193mm - 104
RS-artikelnummer 773-9250
Tillv. art.nrG80-11900LUMFR-2
VarumärkeCherry
2 078,27 kr
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Wired - USB Compact, Ergonomic AZERTY Black Yes No 415 x 193 x 37mm 37mm 415mm 193mm No 105
RS-artikelnummer 773-9137
Tillv. art.nrG84-4100LCMEU-2
VarumärkeCherry
857,33 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Compact QWERTY (US) Black Yes No 282 x 132 x 26mm 26mm 282mm 132mm No 86
RS-artikelnummer 795-0911
Tillv. art.nr920-004481
VarumärkeLogitech
711,49 kr
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Wireless - USB Standard Nordic Black - No - - - - Yes -
RS-artikelnummer 146-3809
Tillv. art.nrJK-A0100DE-2
VarumärkeCherry
506,90 kr
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Wired KC1000 SC USB - QWERTZ Black - No 458 x 188 x 46mm 46mm 458mm 188mm Yes 105 + 4 (Hot Keys)
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