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Original poster
Apr 6, 2007
Thinking about getting a mini since I have an iPad for travel. One of the appeals is that I could use my own mouse, keyboard, monitor of course but I personally cannot stand entering passwords now that I have fingerprint ID or face ID on other devices. Adding a touch ID surcharge to the mini makes it a bit more expensive too, so how well does it work? Flawless, problematic? I've heard bad things.
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macrumors member
Jan 2, 2017
In my experience, flawless. Yes the decision is not one to take lightly as it is $$$ and really only available at the Apple Store or if available at other outlets, never discounted. I have the newest M1 Mac mini and just recently upgraded to Monterey and continue to have good luck with the keyboard.


macrumors newbie
Nov 1, 2011
I got mine yesterday. So far it's working great! Odd charging cable - USB-C to Lightening.

I'd highly recommend it!
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