The best Magic Keyboard alternatives

A shot of the various best magic keyboard alternatives on a colourful pink background
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If you're looking for a great Magic Keyboard alternative, you'll probably be looking for a keyboard that's a joy to type on, looks amazing and is better value for money than the Apple-own offering. And I've found the best 12 options out there, for both Mac and iPad. 

Here at Creative Bloq we're fans of all things Apple, and all things not Apple! We love tech that helps creatives achieve their goals. That's why most of us use Macs and iPads but also compine Magic Keyboards with the best alternatives out there. So we're pretty well placed to compare the benefits of the best Magic Keyboard alternative available, from mechanical keyboards to iPad keyboard cases. Below I've compared build quality, ergonomics, features and value to help you find a keyboard that works for you. 

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Beren Neale
Ecom Editor

Beren has worked on creative titles at Future Publishing for over 13 years. Cutting his teeth as Staff Writer on the digital art magazine ImagineFX, he moved on to edit several creative titles, and is currently the Ecommerce Editor on the most effective creative website in the world. When he's not testing and reviewing the best ergonomic office chairs, phones, laptops, TVs, monitors and various types of storage, he can be found finding and comparing the best deals on the tech that creatives value the most.