Keyboards in the test: Four times Logitech and Microsoft in comparison

Keyboards in the test: Four times Logitech and Microsoft in comparison

Packaging and scope of delivery

The two Logitech devices come in a chic white-green box, which is only characterized by the images, the dimensions sings and the product name. The Microsoft keyboards come in white and red boxes, which also differ only in product name, dimensions and images. All four keyboards come with everything you need for connection and everyday operation.

Logitech: The package for the Internet Navigator Keyboard is, as far as the largest is concerned, only about as big as the keyboard itself and therefore quite compact. The Cordless Desktop Optical, on the other hand, comes in a box that is around twice as high and is therefore a bit bulky, which also means that it is relatively difficult to carry in bags. The delivery of the Internet Navigator Keyboard, on the other hand, is impressive and includes everything you need:

  • quick start guide
  • iTouch software
  • manual ( on CD)
  • Guidelines for the prevention of damage to health (onCD)
  • USB PS/2 adapter
  • Warranty card
  • Navigator keyboard
  • Wrist rest
  • 5 Years guarantee

In addition to the items just mentioned, the Cordless Desktop also includes the Cordless Mouse Man Optical, a receiving and transmitting station and 6x AA (Mignon) batteries. The Cordless Desktop Keyboard takes the place of the Navigator keyboard.

Logitech Internet Navigator Keyboard scope of delivery
Logitech Cordless Desktop Optical scope of delivery

Microsoft: The box of the Office Keyboard is 58cm wide and can be transported in a pocket, unfortunately, relatively unwieldy. The size of the wireless desktop is roughly the same as that of the cordless desktop optical. In addition to the keyboard itself, the package of the Office Keyboard contains everything you need to know:

  • “First Steps” manual
  • IntelliType Pro Software
  • Manual and ergonomics -Notes (on CD)
  • USB-PS/2 adapter
  • 3 year guarantee

The wireless desktop comes with the following items in the box therefore:

  • Manual
  • IntelliType Pro Software
  • IntelliPoint Software
  • Wireless Desktop Wheel Mouse
  • Transmitter and receiver station with PS/2 connections
  • Batteries: 2x AAA (Micro), 2x AA (Mignon)
  • Wrist rest
  • 3 year guarantee
Microsoft Office Keyboard scope of delivery
Microsoft Wireless Desktop scope of delivery

All in all, all keyboards come complete with everything you need, nothing more is necessary.

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