Type in style: These 6 keyboards will enhance your productivity

The key to a better workspace

Stylish office supplies, like a diary or keyboard, can significantly boost your productivity. And regarding the latter, you might be surprised by how much a well-designed keyboard can improve your comfort and overall computing experience.

In today’s digital age, there are many keyboards to choose from, including two-in-one portable desk and keyboard models like the Logitech Casa Pop-Up Desk. To help you choose, we’ve narrowed it down to six keyboards that cater to everyone from multi-tasking professionals to writers and gamers.

Whether you desire comfort, style or performance, shop our edit of the best keyboards available in New Zealand.

2024’s best mechanical, gaming and wireless keyboards

1. Ergo K860 Wireless Split Keyboard

$299.95 at Logitech

Best for: Office workers desiring comfort and support 

The Ergo K860 is one of the most comfortable keyboards we’ve tried. Its curved, ergonomic design aligns your hands and fingers in a natural, easy position, reducing strain and maximising comfort.

The computer keyboard’s cushioned pad is a welcome addition, supporting your wrists and promoting fluid typing.

Pair this OSH-approved Logitech keyboard with the MX Vertical Advanced Ergonomic Mouse for the ultimate ergonomic set-up.

Key features: 

  • Ergonomic design.
  • Wireless Bluetooth or USB connection.
  • Comes with 2 x AAA batteries.
  • Compatible with Windows, macOS and iPadOS.
  • 1-year limited hardware warranty.
  • Made from 71% post-consumer recycled material.

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2. Wireless Keyboard

$39.99 at Typo 

Best for: Bargain hunters who require an affordable work from home set-up

Are you looking for a stylish but cheap keyboard? This compact 10-inch wireless keyboard is a must-have for those wanting a colourful and cute workspace.

Its light, portable design and up to 44 hours of battery life in continuous use make it a striking little number.

Pair the wireless keyboard with the Typo Collapsible Laptop Stand to take your office aesthetic to the next level. And if you’re looking for an even more compact keyboard, check out this foldable and wireless number by Typo. 

Colours:  The Typo 10-inch wireless keyboard comes in seven colours, including black, blush, lilac, green, linen and slate.

Key features: 

  • Easy, portable design.
  • Extremely lightweight.
  • Smart device compatible.


3. POP Keys Wireless Keyboard

$169.96 at Logitech

Best for: Stylish people who want to showcase their personality 

Logitech’s POP Keys wireless keyboard oozes personality. Its old-school typewriter-style mechanical keys add to its appeal, ensuring a satisfying click with every press.

The computer keyboard’s highlight is easily the eight swappable emoji keys, which you can mix and match to express yourself fully.

It’s also decked out with features for terminally online users, including the option to move between three connected screens at the press of a button and oh-so-handy shortcuts for snip screen, Voice-to-Text and muting your mic.

Colours:  The Logitech keyboard comes in five unique colourways, including grey, pink and purple (lilac homewares are trending, after all).

Key features: 

  • Up to three years’ battery life (AAA batteries come pre-installed).
  • Certified carbon neutral and contains recycled plastics.
  • Complete the look with a matching Logitech POP Mouse.

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Digitech wireless key board and touchpad

4. Digitech Wireless Keyboard and Touchpad

$65.90 at Folders 

Best for: Those who want a multi-use touchpad at their fingertips

The Digitech wireless all-in-one keyboard stands out for its efficient design and utility. It’s compatible with multiple operating systems, smart televisions and gaming consoles, making it a seriously good deal.

The sleek, modern keyboard features a built-in touchpad to give you the best of both worlds: the control of a traditional keyboard and the freedom of speedy navigation.

Key features: 

  • The keyboard includes twelve functions and five media hotkeys.
  • Compatible with Windows, macOS, Android, smart TVs, and gaming consoles like PS3, PS4 and Xbox One.
  • Comes with AA batteries.

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5. Redragon Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

$62.19 at Amazon

Best for: Serious gamers after a high-performance keyboard with flair

The Redragon Mechanical Gaming Keyboard offers crisp clicks and precise tactile feedback.

With a compact, ergonomic design, this splash-proof keyboard will keep you playing at your best during most testing gaming sessions.

The gaming keyboard’s black base and six-colour LED backlighting on the robust mechanical keys create a truly immersive experience.

Key features: 

  • Compatible with all major gaming PCs: MSI, Dell, Corsair, Alienware, Razor, Asus, and more.
  • Comes with a high-speed, corrosion-free USB keyboard connector for a reliable connection.
  • Robust mechanical keys and a non-slip, splash-proof design.


6. Surface Keyboard

$179.95 at Microsoft 

Best for: Those who want to take their Microsoft Surface to the next level 

The Microsoft Surface keyboard is the ultimate accompaniment for your Surface Laptop or Surface Pro.

With a sleek design, perfectly angled keys, and a powerful Bluetooth range of up to 15 metres, it’s essential for anyone who wants to get the most out of their Microsoft Surface device.

Key features: 

  • Bluetooth 4.0 and 4.1 enabled.
  • Lightweight 419-gram design.
  • AAA batteries included.
  • 1-year warranty.

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What should I consider when choosing a keyboard?

When choosing a new computer keyboard, consider how it will work with your existing desk configuration, whether you prefer a wireless or wired keyboard, and whether you’re after a particular style or aesthetic.

If you experience wrist pain or want to improve your posture while sitting at your desk, consider an ergonomic keyboard design.

Which type of keyboard is best for typing?

Do you work in a job that requires a lot of typing or taking notes? If so, we recommend seeking a well-designed, ergonomic keyboard that takes the pressure off your wrists and fingers, allowing you to touch type at optimum speed.

Try a model like the Logitech Ergo K860 wireless keyboard for an effortless experience.

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