Let me lay my cards on the table. I prefer mechanical keyboards. I like the way they feel; I like how customisable they are; but most of all, I like the way they click and clack. But I promise I would be objective in my review of Logitech’s new MX Keys keyboard. I really do.
The MX Keys is Logitech’s first keyboard in their MX series of high-end products designed for power users, which includes the sublime MX Master 3 mouse.
Two variants are available. There’s the standard MX Keys and the MX Keys for Mac. I’m testing the latter and the differences lie in the Space Grey finish to better match Mac devices, and more crucially, Mac-specific keys and keycaps. Otherwise, the two are identical.
The build quality is worthy of the keyboard’s flagship billing. The chassis consists of two pieces of metal. The top panel is one large piece with curved edges and it feels solid and looks nicely finished. The keyboard may be thin but it exhibits no flex.
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