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84-keys | Gateron switch | Wireless or wired | For Mac and Windows | 15+ Types of RGB | Connects up to three devices | 4000 mAh battery
84-keys | Gateron switch | Wireless or wired | For Mac and Windows | 15+ Types of RGB | Connects up to three devices | 4000 mAh battery
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Keychron K2 - A Sleek, Compact Wireless Mechanical Keyboard

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K2 is a super tactile mechanical keyboard featuring the largest battery seen in a mechanical keyboard yet. With 84-keys, K2 is a perfect combination of full-sized mechanical keyboard and ten-keyless keyboard. With dual connectivity (wireless or wired) and both Windows and Mac layouts, the K2 is a perfect fit for any desk. It easily pairs with up to three devices at once and increase your productivity.  

Designed for versatility, the K2 connects via Bluetooth or with a cable. It can connect with your phone, laptop or iPad. Connect wirelessly with up to three devices at once and switch between screens for efficient multitasking and increased productivity. You can also use our type-C cable to connect the keyboard to your devices. Switch between the operating systems with just a toggle slide on the K2.

K2 is perfectly compatible with all operating systems (OS) from Mac/iOS to Android to Windows, and you can easily switch among different OS. 

Click the image to check high resolution K2 layout
Click the image to check high resolution K2 layout

K2 is one of the few mechanical keyboards featuring Mac layout media keys. It allows you to use all the same media keys as a conventional macOS. Every K2 keyboard comes with 3 specific keycaps for Mac and Windows, respectively.


Setting a best example of efficient space usage, K2 has a compact 84 key design by retaining all the essential functional keys like Page Up/Down, Home, End, and Screen capture (command+shift+4) which are important for your productivity. With N-key rollover (NKRO on wired mode only) you can register as many keys as you can press at once without missing out characters.

We had a strong desire to design a wireless mechanical keyboard that everyone would love to use for everyday work. The CNC processed streamline aluminum frame and the plastic frame perfectly represent minimalism and protection to K2. 

Curved profile keycaps create an unbeatable finger touch feeling and the 6-degree typing angle is the most comfortable hand typing experience. 

No matter what you like -- linear, clicky or something in between -- we’ve got you covered with three Gateron switch options (Blue, Brown, Red). With a lifespan of 50 million keystrokes, we want to make sure that you experience the same feedback for every keystroke. 


Check out above video for blue, brown and red switch typing sound on K2 keyboard.

Keychron K2 is engineered with more than 15 types of RGB backlight and comes with different styles (flashing, breathing, or static etc) which will match up to your mood. Simply press the lightbulb key or fn + right arrow to achieve it.


 Please see above is a video shows all the RGB lighting and static lighting effects of the K2. 


With a battery of 4000 mAh K2 has 25% more battery capacity than Apple Magic keyboard, 2.7x more than Logitech Craft Keyboard, 4x more than Hexgears X1 and two times more than the Keychron K1 Keyboard. This ensures that K2 lasts as long as it can with a single charge.  




Click the above image to see high resolution photo.

Click the above image to see high resolution photo.

Click the above image to see high resolution photo.

Click the above image to see high resolution photo of plastic version.

Click the above image to see high resolution photo of the bottom part for both plastic and Aluminum version.


There’s a reason we love our community, some features of K2 that was based on the suggestions of our K1's community:

  • 1 - Added control key on right.
  • 2 - Lightbulb key moved to top right corner.
  • 3 - Comes with keycaps for both Mac and Windows layout.
  • 4 - Dictation key removed.
  • 5 - Improved firmware so Windows user can use function of F1~F12 without pressing fn key, and press fn+X+L switch to media keys. 


Unbox Therapy’s Review.

Check more details of K1 here.

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Keychron was formed in 2017 by a group of keyboard enthusiasts who have extensive experience in keyboard manufacturing. The group consists of designers, marketers, and production experts. Our core team member, Will Ye has 9 years of experience in keyboard production and related businesses and Sven Zhu has 10 years of experience in industrial design. We’ve dedicated ourselves to creating the most sophisticated mechanical keyboard with a minimalist design.


We’ve partnered with our supplier, Chuand Science and Technology, for supply chain management and production. With 20 years of experience, Chuand has produced top-notch keyboards for many well-known keyboard brands over the years (Click here for factory photos). With the fantastic and inspiring experience of our previous K1 keyboard Kickstarter project, we can assure you that the Keychron K2 keyboard will never fail you.


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Risks and challenges

Before launching our project on Kickstarter, we’ve made multiple prototypes for our keyboard. We went through multiple rounds of manufacturing feedback with our partners and built a detailed schedule. We’re working with a very experienced manufacturer in the industry which has created top quality keyboards over the past 10 years.

We already have existing technical team and partners to cooperate with K2's product design and production. The above videos and pictures shown on the campaign page are working prototypes of the pilot run. We are committed to delivering Keychron K2 on time with the highest quality. Please feel free to shoot us an email to support@keychron.com if there is an inquiry.

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    Pledge $54 or more About $54

    Limited- One K2 White Backlight Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with white backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    This perk comes only with white backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key White Backlight Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Pledge $59 or more About $59

    Limited- One K2 White Backlight Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with white backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    This perk comes only with white backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key White Backlight Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Pledge $64 or more About $64

    Limited - One K2 RGB Backlight Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Ships to Anywhere in the world
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    Pledge $69 or more About $69

    Limited - One K2 RGB Backlight Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Ships to Anywhere in the world
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    Pledge $74 or more About $74

    One K2 RGB Backlight Aluminum Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Aluminum frame, Available for Windows and Mac, Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Aluminum Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 1,580 backers
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    Pledge $79 or more About $79

    One K2 RGB Backlight Aluminum Keyboard

    One K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Aluminum frame, Available for Windows and Mac, Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Aluminum Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
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    Ships to Anywhere in the world
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    Pledge $108 or more About $108

    Limited- TWO K2 White Backlight Keyboard

    TWO K2 Wireless Keyboard with white backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    This perk comes only with white backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key White Backlight Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 178 backers
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    Pledge $128 or more About $128

    Limited - TWO K2 RGB Backlight Keyboard

    TWO K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Available for Windows and Mac. Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 170 backers
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    Pledge $148 or more About $148

    TWO K2 RGB Backlight Aluminum Keyboard

    TWO K2 Wireless Keyboard with RGB backlight. Aluminum frame, Available for Windows and Mac, Featuring wireless & wired connection modes, Gateron switch, Type-C plug, 4000 mAh battery & More!

    Available in Blue, Red or Brown Mechanical Switches. Check the video near the bottom of the campaign page to get help on which switch you should choose! After the campaign we’ll contact you for this!

    Switch options: Blue, Red, Brown.
    This perk comes with RGB backlight option.

    Includes:
    • Keychron K2 84-key RGB Aluminum Keyboard
    • Type-C Cable
    • Windows and Mac Keycaps
    • Available in Blue, Red or Brown Switches
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 618 backers
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