Natural keyboard

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Alternatively referred to as an ergonomic keyboard and split keyboard, a natural keyboard is a keyboard with keys in a natural position to reduce strain and prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. In the picture below is an example of a Microsoft Natural keyboard.

Microsoft natural keyboard

Tip: We highly recommend trying one of these keyboards before making a purchase. Many users can find these keyboards cumbersome and difficult to use.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Ergonomics, Keyboard terms