#Fujitsu #HHKB #Keyboard #developers Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. recently introduced its new Happy Hacking
Keyboard (HHKB) models including a Bluetooth enabled model, as well as HHKB branded accessories for avid HHKB fans!
The HHKB was developed by programmers for programmers to provide a smooth and fast keying experience while minimizing hand and finger fatigue. The keyboard only has the most necessary keys resulting in a light, compact and minimalist device. Since its introduction, the HHKB has been used by many customers including programmers and engineers and has sold over 500,000 units worldwide. The core concepts for the HHKB are its intelligent key layout and compact size. While these features have not changed for more than 20 years, keymap customization software and multi-platform support have been introduced to meet the changes in today’s technology and work environment.
Happy Hacking Keyboard Key Features
Three models (HYBRID Type-S, HYBRID, Classic) in a choice of White or Charcoal, with Printed or Blank Key Caps are available. The HYBRID Type-S and HYBRID models feature multi-platform support which allows you to use both Bluetooth and USB connection. Furthermore, the HYBRID Type-S models enable excellent typing speeds and quieter typing. The Classic models maintain the original HHKB specifications and are supported by wired (USB) connection.
Pricing for the new HHKB models range from $217 to $320, and are as follows:
• HHKB Pro 3 Classic models – $217 list price
• HHKB Pro 3 HYBRID models – $264 list price
• HHKB Pro 3 HYBRID Type-S models – $320 list price
HHKB branded accessory pricing:
• Wrist Rests – $50 each
• Tablet/Phone Stand with Travel Bag– $35
• Protective Lid – $35
• Carrying Case Bundle – $105
HHKB keyboards and accessories are available on Fujitsu’s online store.
Last modified: April 13, 2020