Update #12 - In Production
Kiras are moving on the assembly line!
Fifty first-run samples will ship to our office shortly. We’ll photograph examples and dispatch them to reviewers (apply to be a reviewer by... Read more
Update #11 - Finished Physical Hardware + Minor Delay Announcement
We’ve been going back and forth with the factory non-stop about Kira since our last update — fixing small issues, getting purchase orders sent out, as well as... Read more
Update #10: Switch Testers Available, PCB Validation Complete
Switch testers are in stock and ready to ship! They're available on Kono Store at this link. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to change your Kira configuration. We're ordering extra stock,... Read more
Update #9: Tooling & PCB Progress, Switch Tester Update, Box Switch Information
Kira Tooling is essentially done, and the output looks great.Our engineer was extremely happy with how things turned out — and he has exacting standards. We finalized the lower... Read more
Update #8: Carrying Cases, China, Switch Tester ETA, And Groove
Kira carrying cases are past the prototyping stage, and they look amazing! We worked hard to find a color scheme that suits silver and black Kira frames.
Several team members... Read more
Update #7: Switch Tester ETA & Important Coupon Code Information
1. Switch testers will not arrive until the week of July 23rd.
2. We’re adjusting Kira’s recommended final configuration date to August 30.
3. Your coupon code will be valid... Read more
Update #6 - Kira Pledge Coupons Will Be Sent Today!
Let’s jump right to the most important part of this update: you’ll receive an email with your Kira coupon code and detailed instructions regarding its use today.
Our team’s trip... Read more
Update #5 - Starting Kira Production
Our web developers are making good progress on the Kono Store backer reward system. We estimated that it would take less time to... Read more
Update #4 - End of the Campaign + Next Steps!
We passed our previous Kickstarter campaign for the WhiteFox in the last hour and closed at over $400,000! We’re finalizing... Read more
Update #3 - Setting Up Production In China
We are approaching the end of the Kira Kickstarter campaign! A large part of our team is heading to China tomorrow to get production ready. Last week we received a... Read more
Update #2 - Colors and Case Details
We have had an extraordinarily busy week and are absolutely amazed at how great the Kira launch has been going!
We do have a couple of updates for backers... Read more
Update #1 - A Delightful Beginning!
After we launched Kira on Tuesday, you helped us to reach our backing goal in just 8 minutes. We currently sit at around... Read more