AZIO Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard (Artisan)

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AZIO Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard (Artisan)
Key Features
  • Wired & Wireless Connectivity
  • Kailh Switches
  • White LED Lighting
  • 6-Key Rollover
The artisan Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard from AZIO is a contemporary take on a vintage typewriter. With wireless Bluetooth and wired USB Type-C connectivity, it's compatible with a wide variety of systems and can be used anywhere you need it. It's built with Kailh keys that have tactile and clicky feedback as well as LED backlighting, which lets you type in dimly lit and dark environments. For wireless use, it's equipped with a 5000 mAh battery that can last up to a year with the backlight off. Lastly, the Retro Classic is compatible with both Windows and Mac systems, and comes with an additional set of Mac function keycaps.
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AZIO MK Retro Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Vintage Typewriter Design
  • 3Connectivity
  • 4Long Usage Time

The artisan Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard from AZIO is a contemporary take on a vintage typewriter. With wireless Bluetooth and wired USB Type-C connectivity, it's compatible with a wide variety of systems and can be used anywhere you need it. It's built with Kailh keys that have tactile and clicky feedback as well as LED backlighting, which lets you type in dimly lit and dark environments. For wireless use, it's equipped with a 5000 mAh battery that can last up to a year with the backlight off. Lastly, the Retro Classic is compatible with both Windows and Mac systems, and comes with an additional set of Mac function keycaps.

Vintage Typewriter Design
The Retro Classic BT keyboard is built with a zinc-alloy frame and a genuine leather surface. It features round keycaps and backlit mechanical keys with tactile feedback, similar to what you would experience with a typewriter.
Connectivity
Whether you want to use it wired or wirelessly is up to you. With both USB and Bluetooth connectivity, the Retro Classic BT is compatible with almost every system.
Long Usage Time
The Retro Classic BT has a built-in 6000 mAh lithium-ion battery that can last up to a year of use with the backlight off, or up to two months depending on backlight intensity.
UPC: 854667007755

AZIO MK Retro Specs

Key Specs
Connection Type
Wired, Wireless
Wireless Connectivity
Bluetooth
Full-Functionality OS Support
Mac, Windows
Keyboard Lighting
Set Color Orange
Wrist Rest
No
Maximum Battery Life
1 Year
Keys
Number of Keys
104
Switch Type
Mechanical
Key Rollover
6-Key Wired
Dedicated Macro Keys
No
Connectivity
Connection Type
Wired, Wireless
System Connection
USB-C
Wireless
Bluetooth 
Wireless Connectivity
Bluetooth
USB
1x USB-C 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Audio I/O
No
Full-Functionality OS Support
Mac, Windows
General
Keyboard Lighting
Set Color Orange
Onboard Memory
No
Built-In Control Device
No
Wrist Rest
No
Power
Internal Battery Type
5000 mAh Lithium-Ion
Maximum Battery Life
1 Year
Physical
Cable Type
Detachable
Material of Construction
Aluminum, Leather
Environmental Protection
No
Dimensions (L x W x H)
17.9 x 5.8 x 1.6" / 454.7 x 147.3 x 40.6 mm
Weight
3.5 lb / 1.59 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
5.2 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
19.25 x 8 x 2.75"

AZIO MK Retro Reviews

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Great looking retro keyboard. Is there one with ...

Great looking retro keyboard. Is there one with Mac keys?
Asked by: BASIL O.
Well, it actually comes with an additional set of Mac function keycaps to replace the current keycaps - to make it a Mac keyboard. You may need to also change a keyboard setting with in the Mac OS.
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2020-07-29

Each individual key has a ring around it. Is that ...

Each individual key has a ring around it. Is that ring metal or plastic?
Asked by: Seth
The keys of the AZIO Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard (Artisan) are circled with an aluminum metal.
Answered by: Paige K
Date published: 2023-08-24

What is the “W” for? On the status light.

What is the “W” for? On the status light.
Asked by: Anonymous
W key would be the Windows Lock Turning windows lock will disable the Windows key and the Menu key.
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2019-05-23

Is it compatible with an IMAC?

Is it compatible with an IMAC?
Asked by: Carole
This unit is designed to be used with Windows.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2019-08-19

Are the keys backlit? I can't tell from the ...

Are the keys backlit? I can't tell from the picture and it doesn't say in the description.
Asked by: Christ's Church
No, this keyboard would not have backlit keys.
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2021-02-04

Each individual key has a ring around it. Is that ...

Each individual key has a ring around it. Is that ring metal or plastic?
Asked by: Seth
The AZIO Retro Classic BT Wireless Backlit Mechanical Keyboard (Elwood) features an aluminum frame around the keyboard, but the ring around each individual key is plastic.
Answered by: Kennethc
Date published: 2023-08-27

my cat was using the computer and the back light ...

my cat was using the computer and the back light on the key board went out ,Did she hit the wrong key or did it just burn out if it is the later how do I change it please?
Asked by: Mari
The FN + INS key depressed together turn the backlight on. FN + END turn the backlight off.
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2020-12-31

question

What is the length of the warranty?
Asked by: Anonymous
Limited 2-Year Warranty.
Answered by: Gregory B.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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