Best Keyboards for Emacs

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Here's what i consider the best keyboards for emacs.

Kinesis Freestyle Edge

Kinesis Freestyle Edge Keyboard

Driverless programable.


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X-Bows Keyboard Review

Compact, easy to adopt. Features large and many thumb keys. Programable. Not expensive.


Koolertron Keyboard

This one got the most number of keys. you got about 30 extra keys. You can program them to be one-key-press shortcuts.

Kinesis Advantage2 Keyboard

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Kinesis Advantage2 Keyboard

This is my main keyboard since 2016.

For full review, see Kinesis Advantage2 Keyboard Review

My config. Kinesis/Ergodox Layout for Xah Fly Keys

Efficient Keybinding for Emacs

Also, very important is to get a efficient keybinding for emacs.

see Emacs: Xah Fly Keys

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