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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RS-artikelnummer 841-8355
Tillv. art.nrKYBAC260UP-BKJP
VarumärkeCeratech
336,49 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Standard QWERTY (Japanese) Black - No 456 x 168 x 40mm 40mm 456mm 168mm No -
RS-artikelnummer 392-532
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LPBDE-2
VarumärkeCherry
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Wired - PS/2 Compact QWERTZ Black - - 370 x 139 x 20mm 20mm 370mm 139mm - 84
RS-artikelnummer 493-099
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LUBGB-0
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Wired - USB Compact QWERTY (UK) Grey - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 84
RS-artikelnummer 175-9906
Tillv. art.nrJK-1600DE-2
VarumärkeCHERRY
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Wired KC 6000 SLIM USB Standard QWERTZ Black - No 440 x 130 x 15mm 15mm 440mm 130mm 6 105
RS-artikelnummer 185-7715
Tillv. art.nrRpi-KYB (IT)_Red
VarumärkeRaspberry Pi
162,07 kr
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- Rpi-KYB - - QWERTY (Italy) Red, White - Yes - - - - - 79
RS-artikelnummer 184-4464
Tillv. art.nrJD-0710GB-2
VarumärkeCherry
415,63 kr
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Wireless CHERRY DW 300 Wireless - QWERTY (UK) Black - No 458 x 170 x 17mm 17mm 458mm 170mm 4 105
RS-artikelnummer 175-9916
Tillv. art.nrJK-0370GB
VarumärkeCHERRY
500,98 kr
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Wired STRAIT 3.0 USB Standard QWERTY Silver, White - No 441 x 161 x 14.5mm 14.5mm 441mm 161mm 5 104
RS-artikelnummer 773-9156
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LPBEU-2
VarumärkeCherry
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Wired - PS/2 Compact QWERTY (US) Black - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 83
RS-artikelnummer 773-9134
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LUBFR-2
VarumärkeCherry
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Wired - USB Compact AZERTY Black - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 84
RS-artikelnummer 146-3806
Tillv. art.nrJK-A0100EU-2
VarumärkeCherry
506,90 kr
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Wired KC1000 SC USB - QWERTY (US) Black - No 458 x 188 x 46mm 46mm 458mm 188mm Yes 104 + 4 (Hot Keys)
RS-artikelnummer 841-8333
Tillv. art.nrKYBAC260-UBLKEUR
VarumärkeCeratech
286,67 kr
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Wired - USB Standard QWERTY (UK) Black - No 456 x 168 x 40mm 40mm 456mm 168mm No 105
RS-artikelnummer 146-3838
Tillv. art.nrG80-8000LUVGB-2
VarumärkeCherry
2 518,36 kr
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Wired CHERRY G80-8000 USB - QWERTY (UK) Black - No 470 x 220 x 64mm 64mm 470mm 220mm No 105
RS-artikelnummer 530-3297
Tillv. art.nrG80-11900LUMDE-2
VarumärkeCherry
2 078,27 kr
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Wired - USB Compact QWERTZ Black Yes No 415 x 193 x 37mm 37mm 415mm 193mm No 105
RS-artikelnummer 841-8418
Tillv. art.nrKYBNA-540VESABLB
VarumärkeCeratech
2 610,88 kr
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Wired - USB Medical QWERTY (UK) Black Yes No 289 x 227 x 19mm 227mm 289mm 19mm No -
RS-artikelnummer 841-8351
Tillv. art.nrKYBAC260UP-BKIT
VarumärkeCeratech
336,49 kr
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Wired - PS/2, USB Standard QWERTY (Italy) Black - No 456 x 168 x 40mm 40mm 456mm 168mm No -
RS-artikelnummer 880-1400
Tillv. art.nr920-004523
VarumärkeLogitech
358,23 kr
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- MK270 - Compact QWERTY (UK) Black (Keyboard), Black/Grey (Mouse) - - - - - - Yes -
RS-artikelnummer 795-0924
Tillv. art.nr920-004483
VarumärkeLogitech
715,65 kr
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Wireless - USB Standard QWERTY (UK) Black - No - - - - No -
RS-artikelnummer 773-9152
Tillv. art.nrG84-4400LUBEU-0
VarumärkeCherry
1 821,79 kr
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Wired - USB Compact QWERTY (US) Grey - No 370 x 139 x 19.6mm 19.6mm 370mm 139mm No 83
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 146-3827
Tillv. art.nrG84-5400LUMFR-2
VarumärkeCherry
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Wired G84-5400 USB Trackball AZERTY Black - No 374 x 139 x 20mm 20mm 374mm 139mm No 89
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