MBP vs MB keyboard, just a few Q's??

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by vakej, Feb 2, 2009.

  1. vakej macrumors member

    Mar 13, 2006

    I have an aluminum MB and I'm looking to upgrade to a new 15" MBP. I noticed that Apple changed the keyboard so that it looks like the current GEN MB keyboard.

    Any difference (feel, look, etc) between the MBP and MB keyboards?

    I really liked the keyboard on the previous GEN MBP. Curious what folks think of the new board...:)


  2. Outrigger macrumors 68000


    Dec 22, 2008
    Since this is my first mac laptop, I can't give any experience on prior ones. But I will say that I'm not too crazy about the keyboard. Its spaced a bit far apart and I tend to miss letters when fast typing. It feels hallow and does not have the solid feel, and thus making it feel a bit cheap. I'm sure I'll get used to it though.
  3. peskaa macrumors 68020


    Mar 13, 2008
    London, UK
    Typing feels the same as it did on the plastic MacBooks and it's the same experience as on the new unibody MacBooks.
  4. yegon macrumors 68020

    Oct 20, 2007
    The keys are slightly spongier than on my old plastic mb.
  5. n8236 macrumors 65816

    Mar 1, 2006
    What he/she said.

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