Belkin launches QODE Thin Type Keyboard for iPad Air

Belkin QODE Thin Type keyboardBelkin today its latest keyboard accessory for the Apple iPad Air. The QODE Thin Type for iPad Air promises “unsurpassed portability for productivity on the go.” You simply place the iPad Air in the cradle and let Bluetooth take care of the rest. When you’re done, the keyboard can also act as a cover to protect your iPad.

The QODE Thin Type for iPad Air features an anodized aluminum unibody design that is less than 4 millimeters thick. It also comes with a laptop-style keyboard with TruType keys, including function-specific keys. Battery life is rated at 79 hours of active use and 3,100 hours of standby. Smart sensing technology preserves battery life by automatically turning the keyboard off when it is not in use.

“As smart as it is beautiful, the QODE Thin Type features smart sensing technology that automatically turns the keyboard on or off when open or closed as well as iOS-specific function keys that make typing and engaging with the iPad easier and faster,” said Ana Hory, director of product management for Belkin’s QODE Keyboard line. “Not to be outdone in the looks category, the Thin Type’s anodized aircraft-grade aluminum design pairs perfectly with the sleek aesthetic of the iPad Air.”

The QODE Thin Type for iPad Air is available now at and select retailers. It sells for US$99.99.

We reviewed the Belkin QODE Ultimate Keyboard for iPad Air, another Belkin keyboard accessory for the iPad Air, and found it to be a worthy accessory to have when a keyboard is needed. For those looking for something even lighter and minimal, the QODE Thin Type might be worth looking at.

Source : Belkin