This Apple keyboard design is driving Reddit wild

When it comes to keyboard design, Apple has had a rough few years. Its Butterfly mechanism (introduced in 2015) was plagued with performance issues, and this year saw it finally replaced by a new Magic Keyboard in both the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air. But one Reddit user has imagined what it might look like if Apple went one step further and designed a mechanical keyboard.

For the uninitiated, mechanical keyboards tend to last longer and allow for faster and more accurate typing, by replacing rubber domes with proper, functional switches (our best keyboard for designers guide has some marvellous mechanical options). Here's Reddit user autimn's take on a mechanical Apple Magic Keyboard Pro:

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.