New Mechanical Function Row Keys (Cherry ML tactile switches)
Proven patented contoured design for maximum comfort and productivity
New SmartSet Programming Engine with onboard remapping and macros (driverless)
Cherry MX Brown Switches (Low force, tactile)
Native Qwerty & Dvorak layouts
Black top case
Kinesis Blue Home Row keycaps
Integrated palm supports reduce stressful bending of the wrists (extension) and provide a convenient place to rest your hands when you are not actively typing. Self-adhesive, cushioned palm pads (included) can be attached for maximum comfort.
All Advantage2 keyboards are backed by a 3-year limited warranty from Kinesis.
As the market leader in computer ergonomics, Kinesis has been designing and building premium-grade ergonomic keyboards for more than 25 years. The Advantage2 features Kinesis' patented contoured keyboard design and low-force mechanical key switches to address the major risk factors associated with keyboarding for maximum comfort. The fully programmable Advantage2 features Kinesis' all-new SmartSet Programming Engine that allows you to customize the keyboard's layout without installing any clunky software or special drivers, or accessing the internet. Record macros, remap keys, and much, much more. SmartSet works on all major operating systems and enables users to easily create, view, edit, share, and backup their custom layouts.
The Advantage2 base model (KB600) features low-force, tactile Cherry MX Brown key switches for the most ergonomically correct typing experience. Brown switches offer tactile feedback to minimize unnecessary key impact.
The Advantage2 QD model (KB600QD) is specifically designed for Dvorak typists and offers dual-legend Qwerty-Dvorak keycaps.
The Advantage2 LF model (KB600LF) features low-force, linear Cherry MX Red key switch is a low-force switch with a linear/continuous force of 45 grams for a smooth typing experience.
The Advantage2 Silver model (KB605) features a number of cosmetic upgrades a custom look: a painted silver top case and your choice of Dark Gray or Kinesis Blue Home Row keys (both sets included).