The Code keyboard is a family of keyboards which spans different sizes (from 61-105 keys) and switches (brown, clear, blue, green). Prices range from $136-165 depending on the configuration.
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Pro Available with Cherry MX Clears and Greens
The MX Clears have medium stiffness and a tactile response but are non-clicky (similar to Brown switches with a greater tactile feedback and also heavier). They are fantastic for general typing in an office environment as they give a tactile response without making a lot of noise.
The MX Greens are often described as heavy blue switches. They still make the click sound and offer tactile feedback, however the activation force is increased to 80g (up from 50g).
Clears and Greens aren't very commonly found on mid-priced boards, while the other switches (brown and blue) are the most common switches.
Pro Solid construction
The code keyboard has similar physical characteristics as keyboards renowned for their build quality such as the Ducky series. It's mounted to a solid steel backplate, weighs over 2 pounds and has a dual layer PCB board.
Pro Full white backlighting
The CODE comes with seemingly Apple inspired white backlighting. You can pick from seven brightness levels and onboard memory saves your lighting preferences. They also have gone to a lot of trouble getting the backlighting even by painting the backplate white and positioning the key symbols to provide even backlit.
Pro Minimalistic design
The CODE keyboard has a textured finished that resists fingerprints/scratches, no stickers or logos and the backlighting is very clean and elegant.
Pro Removable/replacable USB cable
Many keyboards come with a permanently attached cable - if it gets damaged you need to fix it or replace the whole board. The Code keyboards come with replaceable cables, which means it's easy to detach and replace.
This also has the added benefit of more customization options - braided cables, different coloured cables, or longer/shorter cables for different setups without having excess cable hanging around.
Pro Available with and without numeric keypad
Pro DIP-Switches allow quickly disabling or switching certain keys and changing the layout completely
You can use the dip-switches to on the back of the keyboard to disable the Windows key, switch Caps Lock with Ctrl, swap Alt with Command if you're on a Mac, and change to QWERTY, Dvorak, or Colemak configurations.
Supports up to 6-key combos, in addition to ctrl/alt/shift combos. (So up to 9 keys in all.)
Con Sculpted keys made switching to DVORAK difficult
DVORAK is a keyboard layout (QWERTY is the common keyboard layout). While QWERTY was designed in the early days of typing, DVORAK is a more comfortable, modern layout which is technically superior. It is designed to have more flow than QWERTY - instead of the left hand doing most of the work (QWERTY), keys are strategically placed to spread the typing out more evenly and flows better (left hand types a letter, right hand types a letter, then back to left and back to right).
The keycaps are sculpted for the QWERTY layout, which means that when you switch the keys around each of the keys is at a slightly different angle than the one next to it.
Con Hard to source the MX Clear version
The version of the code keyboard with the MX clears is constantly out of stock.
Compared to alternatives which offer RGB lighting, USB passthrough or other features, this keyboard is pretty expensive.
Con Wired connection
USB, no Bluetooth for a wireless connection.