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Great keyboards that your development team will completely fell in love with

Great keyboards that your development team will completely fell in love with

1. Das Keyboard 4 Professional Soft Tactile

DAS is another most used keyboard for programmers as it gives easiness and comfort. Das mechanical keyboard for programming has moved from the usual Cherry MX switches we are used to and is instead using gamma Zulu switches. They claim that these switches can last for about 100 million keypresses. That is about 2x the MX. Das Keyboard 4 supports full NKRO over USB. No need to use a PS2 adapter anymore. Just press shift + mute to toggle to NKRO (works with both Windows and Linux).

Product Details

  • Connectivity Technology: USB, USB 3.0, USB 2.0
  • Brand: Das Keyboard
  • Number of Buttons: 104
  • Keyboard Description: Mechanical
  • Number of Keys: 104
  • Layout: ANSI, QWERTY

About this product

  • Cherry MX switches with Gold contacts for reliability and quality
  • Rugged construction with the aluminum top panel, built to handle 50+ million keystrokes (20-30 years on average)
  • Two USB 3.0 Superhub
  • Volume knob (oversized) and dedicated media controls with the instant sleep button
  • Laser-etched key inscriptions with Bumps on the F and J keys for touch-typing aid.
  • Updatable firmware
  • Elevated height at 1.2 inches (3.1 cm)
  • N-key rollover with full anti-ghosting
  • Magnetically-detachable footboard to raise keyboard, can also function as a rule


  • Sturdy build, as expected from DAS’s German engineering
  • Cherry MX switch, long-lasting with great typing experience
  • Dedicated media keys and a great, functional volume knob
  • IFTTT protocol support for integration


  • The volume knob is rather hard to rotate it
  • It is not the cheapest

2. Keychron K2 Wireless Mechanical Keyboard

The keyboard is high quality, feels very robust, and it’s very comfortable, it is a bit high, and we recommend using a palm rest. It has support for multiple Bluetooth devices. Also. it t has a massive battery of 4000mAh, which translates in a lot of time without charging, though I usually have it plugged in, just for convenience. It has support for Windows, Linux, and Mac, and it even provides a different set of keys for mac and windows so that you can customize it to your liking.

3. Microsoft 5KV-00001 Sculpt Ergonomic Wireless Keyboard for Business

This is one of the most preferable keyboards for programmers. It is surprisingly comfortable. Furthermore, it is reinforced by a padded wrist rest that makes sure that you do not bend your wrist too much. Besides, the palm rest attaches to the keyboard by a magnet, and you can remove it if you prefer typing on your lap. And what's better is that the tilt is adjustable. You can experiment on different heights to find one that is most comfortable for you.

Product Detail

  • Connectivity Technology: Wireless
  • Brand: Microsoft
  • Number of Buttons: 107
  • Keyboard Description: Ergonomic
  • Number of Keys: 107

About this item

  • Split keyset design helps to position wrists and forearms in a natural, relaxed position
  • Cushioned palm rest provides support and promotes a neutral wrist position
  • Domed keyboard design positions wrists at a natural, relaxed angle
  • Separate number pad provides greater flexibility for workspace setup
  • Natural arc key layout mimics the curved shape of the fingertips
  • Cushioned palm rest provides support and promotes a neutral wrist position
  • Reverse tilt angles the keyboard to promote a straight neutral wrist position


  • Comfortable ergonomic design
  • Separate num pad
  • Wireless
  • Detachable palm rest
  • Adjustable tilt

4. Logitech MX Keys Advanced Illuminated Wireless Keyboard

The MX Keys from Logitech is advanced wireless illuminated keyboard crafted for efficiency, stability, and precision. It comes packed with features like Perfect Stroke keys shaped for your fingertips, smart illumination, and a remarkably solid build. This keyboard also supports flow cross-computer typing across multiple screens.

Product Details

  • Connectivity Technology: USB, USB 3.0
  • Brand: Logitech
  • Number of Buttons: 108
  • Number of Keys: 108

About the product:

  • Bundle includes: Logitech MX Keys Advanced Wireless Illuminated Keyboard and Knox Gear 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub
  • Perfect stroke keys: Perfect Stroke keys are shaped for your fingertips and increased key stability reduces noise while optimizing responsiveness
  • Comfortable design: Tactile reference for hand positioning makes it easy to stay oriented and in your flow
  • Backlit Keys: The backlit keys light up the moment your hands approach, and automatically adjust to suit changing lighting condition

5. NPET K10 Gaming Keyboard USB Wired Floating Keyboard

2-in-1 NPET K10 keyboards have two different usage scenarios - office working and gaming. Fantastic mechanical feeling gaming keyboard, perfect for whatever battles you might face. Besides, it offers high performance as this keyboard adopts liquid silicone conductive film which has good resilience.

Product Detail:

  • Connectivity Technology: Wired
  • Brand: NPET
  • Number of Buttons: 104
  • Keyboard Description: Gaming
  • Number of Keys: 104

About this product:

  • Professional Gaming Keyboard. UV coated keycaps and injection laser carving ABS keycaps design, the letter of characters never fade. Anti-sweat, prevents keycap damage, enhanced durability, and tactile feedback.
  • Thick and firm stainless steel base plate, long service life, and never deforms. Metal and ABS construction make it more solid and reliable.
  • NPET K10 gaming keyboard is more durable than the plastic keyboard, your best keyboard choice
  • Colorful Illuminated Keyboard. 4 LED lighting backlit modes, breathing(7-color alternate).
  • 3 Adjustable permanent mixed backlit modes, changeable breathing, or permanent lighting mode.
  • 104 Keys Standard Keyboard. 13 multi-media keys combinations, 26 keys non-conflict, strengthened space key.


  • NPET LED backlit gaming keyboard, your best gaming teammate
  • Strong durability, ultra-thin floating keycap design
  • Non-slip ergonomic and spill-resistant design
  • 26 anti-ghosting keys, never miss a keystroke during the game
  • 4 LED lighting backlit modes, breathing
  • Plug and play, easy to operate with the USB braided cable, no driver needed
  • 13 multimedia keys combinations
  • Compatible with Windows 95/98/XP/2000/ME/VISTA/7/8/10 and Mac OS

Emily Smith