Differences between Powerbook v. MBP keyboard?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by theprizefight, Dec 17, 2006.

  1. macrumors member

    Oct 29, 2006
    I was just wondering if there were any differences between the two keyboards, whether it be key size, height, feel, whatever. Do you feel the keypress more in the MBP? Or is it the exact same keyboard? Im speakign specifically of the powerbook g4, and the mbp c2d. Thanks in advance.
  2. macrumors 68000


    Oct 31, 2005
    Twin Cities, MN
    I've had both the 15'' Powerbook and now have the 15'' MBP, and from what I can tell, they are exactly identical. No difference whatsoever. Same feel, size, shape, etc.
  3. PDE
    macrumors 68020

    Nov 16, 2005
    My impression is tha the powerbook G4 keyboard is a little firmer and also has a little more texture on the keys, while the MBP feels slightly mushier and the keys are completely smooth. Not a big difference, but I prefer the powerbook as it doesn't feel as cheap.

    They're very close though.

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