Keychron 8

The K8 has included keycaps for both Windows and Mac operating systems. Gateron (Hot-swappable) version comes with Gateron switch pre-installed.

A TENKEYLESS WIRELESS MECHANICAL KEYBOARD

Engineered to maximize your productivity with most popular TKL layout. The hot-swappable option on Optical and Mechanical switches offers the freedom to easily personalize your typing experience without soldering.

WIRELESS AND WIRED MODES

Connects with up to 3 devices via Bluetooth and switch among them easily. With high reliable and broad compatibility Broadcom Bluetooth 5.1 chipset, the K8 is best to fit home, office and light gaming use while connecting with your smartphone, laptop and iPad. It also has wired mode with USB Type-C connection.

SUITABLE FOR ALL DEVICES

Compatible for both macOS and Windows. Keychron is one of only a few in the market that comes with a Mac multimedia keys layout for Mac enthusiasts. For Linux users, we also have a dedicated user group to help with the experience.

*Check high-res layout and keycap size here.

HOT-SWAPPABLE

Hot-swappable means to customize your typing experience without soldering, just pop them in and it’s done..

*The Keychron Optical, Gateron (Hot-swappable) and Gateron Optical keyboard versions support altering switches.
Socket of Gateron (Hot-swappable) is compatible with almost all the MX style 3pin and 5pin mechanical switches on the market (including Gateron, Cherry, Kailh, etc.). SMD-LED compatible switches are the best for showing the backlights.

METICULOUSLY DESIGNED

Designed with versatility in mind, you can access your smart assistant with the dedicated Siri or Cortana key on the K8.

The two adjustable angled rubber feet are greatly enhanced productivity.

TENKEYLESS LAYOUT

Tenkeyless layout is one of the most popular among mechanical keyboards. It offers convenient access to all the essential multimedia and function keys for Mac and Windows in a compact size.

LARGEST BATTERY

The K8 comes with a battery capacity of 4000mAh. The K8 can last up to 240 hours typing (backlight off).

18 TYPES OF RGB

Engineered with more than 15 types of RGB light and comes with different styles (flashing, breathing, or static white etc) which will match up to your mood.

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SPECIFICATION

CONNECTIVITY AND POWER

PHYSICAL UNIT

Number of Keys: 87 keys
Switches: Gateron Mechanical / Keychron Optical / Gateron Optical 
Number of Multimedia Keys: 12 
Frame Material: ABS / ABS+Aluminum frame
Keycap Material: ABS
Keycap Profile: OEM
Layout: ANSI

Backlit Types: 18
Backlit: Adjustable 4-level RGB backlit
Battery: 4000mAh Rechargeable li-polymer battery
BT Working Time (Backlit off): Up to 240 hours (Lab test result may vary by actual use)
BT Working Time (Single LED): Up to 68 hours (Lab test result may vary by actual use)
BT Working Time (RGB): Up to 72 hours (Lab test result may vary by actual use)
Connection: Bluetooth and Type-C cable
Bluetooth version: 5.1
Bluetooth Device Name: Keychron K8
Compatible System: macOS/Windows

Dimension (Plastic frame version): 355 x 123mm (13.9 x 4.84 inches)
Weight: About 740g / 26.1oz
Dimension (Aluminum bezels version): 359 x 127mm (14.1 x 5 inches)
Height incl. keycap (front) 35mm (1.37 inches)
Height incl. keycap (rear) 42mm (1.65 inches)
Weight: About 887g / 31.2oz 
Operating Environment: -10 to 50℃

PACKAGE CONTENT

1 x Keyboard
1 x USB-A to USB Type-C Cable
1 x Keycap Puller
1 x Switch Puller (For Optical and Hot-swappable version only)
1 x User Manual
Learn how to install a switch on hot-swappable board properly