There’s additionally an identical mouse for every of the Pop Keys’ colorways. Whereas it’s not as ergonomic as I’d prefer it to be, I discovered it comfy to make use of over the previous couple weeks, and it’s enjoyable to have the 2 gadgets match so completely (the Pop Mouse in Daydream has a purple and inexperienced physique just like the keyboard, and a yellow middle wheel to match the yellow keycaps).
In contrast to different mechanical keyboards, there aren’t any RGB lights of any variety. You will get colour from solely the keys and physique of the keyboard, quite than rainbow lights beneath the keys. I did not discover that I missed it or wanted RGB lights, but when it is a key characteristic for you, it is the one motive I might advocate in opposition to this keyboard.
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The entire level of the Pop Keys is that you just don’t have to customise it to get the enjoyable colours. Nevertheless, there is nonetheless room for a bit of customization. Particularly, emoji customization.
When you add it to your laptop, the Pop Keys will immediate you to put in Logi Choices+, Logitech’s customization app. It’ll work high quality with out it, however that is the way you customise the keyboard’s emoji keys. Sure, this keyboard has 4 keys on the far proper that you would be able to pair with any emoji! Effectively, any emoji from Logitech’s listing, which is pretty customary, and you’ll’t customise it. However nonetheless, enjoyable!
There’s a fifth button beneath that brings up a grasp listing of emojis so that you can select from, so you possibly can have 4 favorites after which simply entry any emoji you need with a faucet of a button. The Pop Mouse has a button beneath the middle wheel that does the identical factor. The Pop Keys additionally comes with eight emoji keycaps that you would be able to change out on the keyboard itself to match your emoji of alternative. Mine are the center, coronary heart eyes, sob, and laughing emojis. There’s additionally a ninth keycap with three faces on it, meant to represent the bigger emoji menu that you would be able to open to decide on an emoji outdoors of your prime 4.
It’s actually enjoyable, however if you happen to’re a heavy Discord or Slack consumer like myself, the buttons can’t enable you react to messages or entry any customized emoji, so that you won’t end up utilizing it as typically as you hoped. Nonetheless, it’s a enjoyable little characteristic on an already nice mechanical keyboard. For those who’re on the lookout for a simple technique to get a colourful mechanical keyboard, this can be a incredible place to begin.