No computer setup — whether at home or on the go — is complete without a full keyboard and a working mouse. Trying to type on a touchscreen is tired. Using your phone or tablet to type emails with a full keyboard? Genius.
If you’re still relying on touchscreens and trackpads to get by working from home, you ought to do yourself a favor and upgrade. If not for your productivity, then for your back. A more ergonomic setup is a must as this “temporary” WFH situation feels more permanent by the day.
There are plenty of options on the market that will help you work more productively and comfortably – and these 18 happen to be on sale. It’s time to embrace your new WFH lifestyle to the fullest — we may be here for a while.
Instead of having a traditional mouse shape, the Sinji is designed vertically with a patented shape that supports your hand in an upright, neutral position. This reduces the rotation in your lower arm and helps you relax your entire arm, which in turn helps you avoid the pain and damage that comes from overextending and twisting. Usually $33, you can slash 30% off and get it for just $22.95.
Perfect for everyday or on-the-go use, this wireless mouse lets you navigate your screen from up to 30 feet away. Thanks to infrared technology, you don’t even need to use a mouse pad. Plus, since it doesn’t have moving parts like a traditional ball mouse, it won’t accumulate dirt and grime. Just switch it on when you need to scroll and switch it off to save power when not in use. Get it for just $12.99 (regularly $29) in black, white, blue, green, or red.
With a multi-touch surface that allows you to perform simple gestures quicker and easier, the Magic Mouse 2 from Apple is a great companion for your MacBook or iMac. With this in hand, swiping between web pages and scrolling through your work chat will be a breeze. This certified-refurbished one will cost you just $54.99 — 31% off regular price.
For ultra-precise scrolling and clicking, utmost comfort, and zero tangling, check out this wireless optical mouse from ArgomTech. With six buttons — left, right, front, back, DPI key, and scrolling wheel — you can navigate with ease, and thanks to the nano receptor, you can navigate from afar (up to 33 feet). Grab one in red, blue, or black for just $14.99 and save 50% off.
Gadgets: Mouse Accessories
Add these MagicGrips to your Magic Mouse (1 or 2) and make long-term mouse use less painful for your hands, wrists, and fingers. They’re essentially soft cushions that stick to the sides of your Magic Mouse to give you a larger, concave surface on which to rest your fingers that feels more relaxed and natural for your hands. It’s great for all hand sizes but is especially helpful for those with larger hands. Get yourself a set for just $10.99 (26% off).
Save space on your desk and keep your Qi-enabled devices powered up all day long with the help of this wireless charging mouse pad. It gives you an ultra-smooth surface for improved mouse precision, as well as embedded wireless charging technology. You can place your phone on the pad while you work and finish your day with a fully-juiced gadget. Save over 30% for a limited time and get it in black, pink, or brown for just $16.99.
This ultra-thin wireless keyboard features a full QWERTY layout, function keys — like home, search, and copy — and a battery that can last for up to 100 hours on a single charge. It’s also easy to transport, making it ideal for frequent travelers, and can support a stand that holds your mobile device or tablet with up to 10-inch screen size. Save 17% and get it for just $40.99.
Unroll this keyboard and connect to your Apple or Android device via Bluetooth to type more accurately on the go. This Gotype Rollable Keyboard also comes with a built-in stand along with an HD speaker that offers a rich bass along with crystal-clear highs. Grab it on sale for $83.99 (regularly $99).
This odd V-shaped keyboard features a surprisingly-ergonomic 166-degree typing angle to give you the most comfortable typing experience and help you get your work done more efficiently. The built-in rechargeable battery supports 40 hours of continuous working and a 30-day standby, and the included stand supports screens up to 13 inches. Usually $89, you can get it on sale for just $71.99.
Made of silicone, you’ll never have to deal with build up from crumbs, dirt, dust, or whatever else on this flexible USB 2.0 keyboard. You can easily wipe it down with a damp cloth, roll it up for convenient storage when not in use, and take it with you practically anywhere, thanks to its lightweight, slim design. Regularly $39, you can get it on sale for only $13.99.
This rollable QWERTY keyboard ensures you won’t have to sacrifice your typing style or flow when away from your usual computer. It features numeric and directional keys with a five-row layout, just like a standard computer keyboard, a built-in cradle to dock a smartphone or tablet on the go, and it quickly rolls up for anywhere portability and storage. Snag it on sale for just $61.99.
Stay on top of your work in any environment by simply unfolding this keyboard and connecting it to your device via Bluetooth. With 63 keys, a QWERTY layout, and 48 hours of working time, you can easily type up your emails or reports with the use of this keyboard and your smartphone or tablet. Slash a few bucks off and get it for $71.99 for a limited time.
This ultra-thin, lightweight keyboard is the perfect travel companion, thanks to its compact design, 80 hours of writing time, and a built-in stand that makes it easy to attach a wide range of devices. Get more done on your smartphone or tablet, no matter where you are. Snag one for $70.99 (regularly $79).
The Apple Magic Keyboard pairs perfectly with a Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air. Just prop your computer up on a stand and connect via Bluetooth to get a full numeric keyboard with document navigation controls and full-size arrow keys at your fingertips. The optimized key travel allows you to work faster and more efficiently and it’ll work for about a month before you need to plug it in to charge. Usually $129, you can grab a certified-refurbished one on sale for just $99.99.
An impressive mix of the aesthetics of both a vintage typewriter and modern high-tech keyboard, this Rymek keyboard will offer you a better, faster, and more beautiful typing experience. It’s compatible with Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android connects wirelessly via Bluetooth 3.0 or through a USB cable and features a secure stainless steel stand that supports your tablet or phone. You can connect up to three devices at once, making it easy to swap between them throughout the day and work for up to 50 hours on a single charge. After raising nearly $400k on Indiegogo, you can now slash nearly 30% off and get it for $179.99.
With 64 keys, a touchpad, and 48-hour battery life, this universal wireless keyboard lets you type through your device anywhere, anytime. It works with any Bluetooth-enabled device — Windows, Android, or iOS — and basically turns your phone or tablet into a tiny laptop. When you’re finished using it, it even folds up into a compact, easy-to-store unit. Regularly $129, you can get it on sale for just $103.99.
Gadgets: Mouse and keyboard bundles
Need a new keyboard and mouse, but don’t want to spend a fortune? No problem. This bundle gets you both a classic keyboard with soft-touch keys, automatic configuration, and ultra-light design, plus a USB mouse with high-precision, comfortable positioning and a scrolling ABS wheel. Save 66% and get this duo for just $19.99 (regularly $59).
This innovative keyboard slips onto your fingers and allows you to send texts or commands via Bluetooth with a variety of dinger taps and swipes. It basically replaces your keyboard and mouse, while relieving stress and tension from repetitive typing. Usually $129, you can snag one for just $99.99 for a limited time.