Smartfish Technologies K2418B ErgoMotion Keyboard

By Xah Lee. Date: .

This keyboard appeared on amazon in June, 2010.

Now comes this smooth bull.

Smartfish Technologies k2418b ergomotion keyboard
Smartfish Technologies K2418B ErgoMotion Keyboard Buy at amazon

Marketing blurb. Quote from Amazon:

  • Auto prompt exercise program
  • Full keyboard layout with number pad
  • Intergrated wrist rest
  • Sensor lights
  • USB Connection, RoHS Compliant, Windows Compatible

This ErgoMotion keyboard with its patented pivot-motion design that automatically adjusts to your natural hand and wrist position is the world's first intelligent keyboard that prevents Repetitive Stress Injury. The patented DPC - Dynamic Positioning Controller automatically moves based on your use pattern capitalizing on productivity while diminishing operator hand and wrist fatigue and discomfort.

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Smartfish Technologies k2418b ergomotion keyboard

Supposedly, this keyboard moves slowly, by a built-in motor, so that your hand muscle use is not always the same from the same position, thus preventing you from getting a Repetitive Strain Injury. But, from its clean geometric look, like Apple's keyboard, i can tell you right away it's PAIN.