Third party wireless keyboards

NiceGuyChris

macrumors newbie
Original poster
Aug 14, 2012
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Hello,

Apologies if this has been asked before (I did have a search around first).

But I was considering buying a third party apple style wireless keyboard from eBay for my Macbook Pro.

However on further investigation of the descriptions a lot of these are saying they are not compatible with Macbooks, but are compatible with PC's PS3's and iPad / iPhone etc....

I can't think what this would be the case, but was just wondering if anyone has any ideas?

Thanks

C.
 

jamesjingyi

macrumors 6502a
Dec 20, 2011
792
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UK
It should be compatible, keyboards all use the same sort of firmware. If it works on iPhone, it should work on MacBook.
If you get it and it doesn't work at the start, try updating the keyboard firmware.
Worse come to worse, return it if it doesn't work.
 

hectorlito

macrumors newbie
Aug 19, 2012
10
0
keyboard

Any advice in places where i can get regular wireless keyboard for cheap?
i was looking into getting one but dont know if an off brand one would be better or not.