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Brydge Keyboards: Turn your iPad into a Mini MacBook

Brydge is a full-sized aluminum keyboard with an optional stereo speaker that connects to your iPad 2, 3, 4, iPad Mini 1, 2, 3, 4, iPad Air 1, 2 and iPad Pro 9.7 and 12.9 versions. Their line of products started with a Kickstarter campaign and became successful in delivering stunning keyboards that serve as a “bridge between you and the tablet”.

Building a lot of Brydges

Considered to be the best companion for an iPad, the Brydge Keyboards lets you leave your laptops at home and stay productive with your tablet. The keyboard device is made up of solid aluminum, with built-in speakers and keys big enough to convert your iPad into a mini MacBook. Brydge promises to provide convenience to your entertainment, communication, and work needs.

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[Photo credit: Brydge Keyboards on Facebook]

Colors are available the same as your iPad, the keyboards come in Space Gray, Silver, and Gold. Ideal for daily use, school, and work, each product is engineered out of premium aluminum to deliver a seamless experience from iPad to the keyboard.

It is flawlessly integrating with the iPad, the patented hinge provides 180-degrees viewing experience that forms the perfect balance between your iPad and MacBook.

Being productive, whether you’re in the office or on the go, is critical. With an illuminated typing experience, the Keyboards have achieved the perfect balance between being mobile and being productive anytime, anywhere.

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Small in size, Big on productivity. [Photo credit: Brydge Keyboards]

The built-in speakers provide great sound. They come directly toward you in stereo is the way it’s meant to be. The next generation speakers deliver a rich stereo sound that leaves you with a great listening experience.

With up to 3 month’s battery life on a single charge, keeping your Brydge for iPad powered up and on the go is easy. Simply charge it with the provided Micro USB cable for as little as an hour and you will have months of productivity ahead of you.

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Stereo sound, direct to you. [Photo credit: Brydge Keyboards]

Brydge Keyboards Technical Specifications

Material Aluminum
Weight iPad 2, 3 & 4 – 540g
iPad Mini 1, 2 & 3 – 300g (BrydgeMini)
iPad Mini 4 – 300g (BrydgeMini II)
iPad Air 1 & 2 – 520g
iPad Pro 9.7 inch – 520g
iPad Pro 12.9 inch – 735g

Speakers Yes (Stereo)
Backlit Keys Yes
Battery Life 3 months (rechargeable via Micro USB)
Connectivity Bluetooth 3.0
Compatibility iPad 2, 3, 4
iPad Mini 1, 2, 3, 4
iPad Air 1, 2
iPad Pro 9.7, 12.9
Warranty 12 months

Here’s a video review of the Brydge Keyboards for iPad Air/Air 2 by Andrew O’Hara.

Aside from their existing line of aluminum keyboards, they also offer accessories: Leather sleeves and Protective shells for added safeguarding of your iPad devices.

To order, visit the Brydge Keyboards website.

You can also check Brydge Keyboards on Amazon. Check the listing below.