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What is the best keyboard for a MAC

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pgwillin Calculating status...
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Jun 28, 2009 4:17 AM
Looking to get a new keyboard and mouse. Leaning towards the Logitech MX Revolution mouse but can't decide on which keyboard to get. Any suggestions? What is the best keyboard for a mac?
Powermac g5, Mac OS X (10.5.7), Dual 2 ghz 8 GB DDR SDRAM
  • japamac Level 7 Level 7 (24,390 points)
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    Jun 28, 2009 7:03 AM (in response to pgwillin)
    Hi-

    I personally think that the Apple Aluminum USB keyboard is one of the best around.

    The Logitech MX Revolution is my choice of mice.
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  • Ronald_in_Denver Calculating status...
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    Jun 28, 2009 12:32 PM (in response to pgwillin)
    I have the aluminum Apple keyboard. However, I find it difficult to type fast. I make so many mistakes. Possibly the keys are too close together. I have big hands. It is my least favorite keyboard. I, too, am looking for a new keyboard.

    Ronald
    G5 Dual Processor/MacBookPro 17', Mac OS X (10.5.2), Nikon 8700, JVC Video Camera, Canopus ADVC 300, Canon i9900 Printer
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    Jul 7, 2009 11:33 AM (in response to Ronald_in_Denver)
    try the older Apple USB keyboards, like the white one that shipped originally with the G5 series and 2006 mac pro.

    The keys are big and deep.
    2008 Mac Pro 8-Core 3.0Ghz Harpertown w/2GB memory, Mac OS X (10.5.7), 24" Apple LED Cinema Display w/MDP
  • smart friendly Calculating status...
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    Jul 22, 2009 7:42 PM (in response to pgwillin)
    What about Microsoft brand keyboard? <$30, you can get a wireless mouse and keyboard. It's OS X compatible.
    G4 MDD/DP/1.25/2gigATI/9800Pro/G3Ibook/700mhz/640, Mac OS X (10.1.x), G5 2.0/DC/8.0g/10.4.11/ATI1900/MacPro2quad-core/16g/NVidia

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