12-key keyboard

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

12 key keypadThe 12-key keyboard or 12-key consists of keys for the numbers zero through nine, along with keys for the asterisk (*) and pound (#) symbols. Considered one of the original keyboard models and still in use today, the 12-key keyboard is generally paired as a peripheral with laptops for faster number input.

Note: Phone and security input pads feature a 12-keys as well.

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