Das Keyboard 5Q Kickstarter Has Started Shipping

Finally! The cloud-connected Das Keyboard 5Q has begun shipping to our Kickstarter backers.

Once the Das Keyboard 5Q is received, users *must install the mandatory firmware update* and Q software. Start here: https://www.daskeyboard.com/technology/q-software/

To get started using Das Keyboard 5Q, watch these videos: https://daskeyboard.github.io/getting-started/

We are delivering US layouts first. International layouts (105-key, EU, DE, etc.) will be sent afterwards.

There is still more to do (105-key layout, Mac/Linux software, API, etc.) and we are happy to have completed this manufacturing milestone. We thank all Kickstarter backers for their support and their patience.

Das Keyboard Team


For Developers, the technically minded, and those who want to get their hands dirty, we setup a number of resources:

We are currently going through rapid iterations of the Q cloud so check back often for the latest updates.