View Full Version : Is the MacBook keyboard pretty easy to get used to?

Feb 28, 2008, 12:56 PM
I am pretty sure I am purchasing one on Sunday, and I was wondering how the keyboard is after some use. I was a little awkward with it whenever I used it, though I've never used it more than 5 minutes. Did anyone else get this when playing with it, and did you get used to it?

Feb 28, 2008, 12:58 PM
I got a MacBook last summer that my sister mostly uses. I'm used to my MacBook Pro's, but after I used it a few times, I got totally used to it. Now I can switch between and don't really even notice.

Feb 28, 2008, 12:59 PM
It is very easy to get used to. I went from the old style apple keyboard with my iMac to the macbook and I like it so much now that I have bought the new style keyboard which has the same layout and key sytle. Took maybe 20 minutes for it to feel fine and then maybe an hour for it to feel normal.

Feb 28, 2008, 01:07 PM
Thats good. I just feel it would be useless to get a laptop that has a keyboard you can't get used too!

Feb 28, 2008, 01:42 PM
I like the keyboard. I took to it right away.

Feb 28, 2008, 01:51 PM
It's a good keyboard. Less pressure needed to strike keys than most other keyboards.

Feb 28, 2008, 01:54 PM
I like the macbook keyboard but I wish apple would swap the @ and " keys.