Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro review

20 apr. 2020
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Apple’s new Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro makes it easy to turn a tablet into a laptop. But it’s expensive, heavy, and more limited than you might expect. Still, if you want to convert an iPad into a laptop, it’s the best option available.
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  • Would you use the iPad Pro as a laptop?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 9 luni
    • I am using it as my laptop and for me it has been awesome. For me it is "Less, but better" & different strokes & all that....

      Nubi Bulit KatchrNubi Bulit KatchrAcum 6 Zile
    • Yes

      ernaliza hipolernaliza hipolAcum 8 Zile
    • I will use to gaming and some time touch gaming

      suborna ranidharsuborna ranidharAcum 19 Zile
    • I already have tho

      MRJ 11MRJ 11Acum 23 Zile
    • Ofc, i have my dad computer but my dad didn't let me download game :(

      Itzumi-Chan P3PItzumi-Chan P3PAcum 25 Zile
  • Does the backlight stay on permanently? 'Cause I got one from Costco and the backlight shuts off after 30 seconds.

    Matthew RobbinsMatthew RobbinsAcum 20 ore
  • Oh man your comparing is so cool! I'll buy iPad pro 12 God willing

    Tabobat SirlariTabobat SirlariAcum 22 ore
  • I like the ad break in the middle of how amazing the surface hardware is. People getting all fired up and needed a moment to cool back down!

    Kevin WanglerKevin WanglerAcum o Zi
  • Good

    shubham narangshubham narangAcum 3 Zile
  • Has anybody experienced lag/slow response while typing using this magic keyboard? Mine is driving me nuts on iPad Pro 11”, the response is extremely slow on latest iOS and didn’t find any useful solution. We tried the keyboard on another iPad and found it working great, any thought of what might be wrong?

    MortadaMortadaAcum 6 Zile
  • This pretty much did it for me, I was looking into blowing my wallet on the M1 Air. Then I found this. Game Changer

    DanteDanteAcum 9 Zile
  • Love this video , it was very well presented, everything was excellent.

    Kelly MahabirKelly MahabirAcum 9 Zile
  • I have the surface pro X and its yuck! Poor battery life, slow and as you know arm64.

    ad78ad78Acum 10 Zile

    sehar ijazsehar ijazAcum 18 Zile
  • Can those magnets cause any harm to iPad?

    livemlivemAcum 18 Zile
  • Bro very heavy 😱

    suborna ranidharsuborna ranidharAcum 19 Zile
  • Um, does that keyboard also unfold into a studio apartment?

    Troy BrooksTroy BrooksAcum 24 Zile
  • Will a smart folio keyboard and a magic mouse (second gen) do the same thing? Because I have a magic mouse and I don't really use a trackpad. Basically, is there anything different with the keyboard, other than the keyboard lights?

    Jezza YangJezza YangAcum 25 Zile
  • I like the wallpaper in your video of the Golden Gate Bridge taken from Marshall’s Beach but can’t find it when I open the link to the wallpapers in the description.

    Chris H.Chris H.Acum 26 Zile
  • Does it work for iPad 12.9 2017 inch?

    Anila PolkAnila PolkAcum 28 Zile
  • Sents for christmas i didn’t get one i am geting it thursday!

    Nathan NeseNathan NeseAcum lună
  • Needing to remove the iPad from the keyboard to use Apple Pencil is a design flaw to me..

    William Hwang, Ph.D.William Hwang, Ph.D.Acum lună
  • Where to find the best analysis ever? THE VERGE Thanks again :D

    『 Vinicius 』『 Vinicius 』Acum lună
  • You’re forgetting the fact that you’re getting a ridiculously gorgeous screen at 120 Hz, and the IOS ecosystem. You can’t get that with surface.

    ZeeshanZeeshanAcum lună
  • Am i only one with a magic keyboard on my iPad?

    Rokya06Rokya06Acum lună
    • Your not alone

      SriramkSriramkAcum lună
  • OK you’re making some really good sense but there’s some people that are literally screaming on top of their lungs because they got the iPad Pro and the Magic Keyboard 😂

    Imane MissImane MissAcum lună
  • I got my daughter a iPad Air with magic keyboard and pencil bc like you said: she loves my iPad Pro , and that’s all she wants. For school and everything. So I got the keyboard because it helps with the school stuff. Especially composition

    robotempirerobotempireAcum lună
  • Looking forward to make a ipad pro my workstation. Im a Ilustrator.

    Leonardo Shiguemi NichidaLeonardo Shiguemi NichidaAcum lună
  • unfortunately you cant fold the keyboard back so that you can use the ipad like a book. If i leave the keyboard at the desk, I now need a case for the ipad. I wish the keyboard could fold all the way back!

    DrVoIPDrVoIPAcum lună
  • Am waiting to see the anger.

    s gas gaAcum lună
  • Thank you so much for this! I was planning on getting the keyboard and you really helped my make that decision! thank you

    Emily CunhaEmily CunhaAcum lună
  • Can you give me date iPad 4 pes

    David WrayDavid WrayAcum lună
  • Have an older iPad pros with different keyboard (Apple,and Logitech), just don’t use any of them. Problem is app support. If I need a laptop I use my MacBook, if I’m doing really heavy duty things I use my loaded iMac Pro. Also let’s be real $300-350 for a keyboard - it’s just stupid - good looking , but not an optimal design

    Atul ChowdhryAtul ChowdhryAcum lună
  • In Australia Apple charges $499 (starting price) - Apple has declared war on Australia!

    George CoccigliaGeorge CoccigliaAcum lună
  • Since my iPad is pretty cracked, falling apart & has scratches on the back I'm trying to convince my dad to get me this! Because It's been my dream to play on keyboard. Edit: How much does the iPad in this video cost?

    iayaiayaAcum lună
  • Gonna be honest... I don’t mind if it’s heavy/bulky. It gives reassurance that its sturdy and strong

    Saif Haider KhwajaSaif Haider KhwajaAcum lună
  • I am glad I don't follow u guys...

    Faisal AliFaisal AliAcum 2 luni
  • This is a ✨waste of money✨

    Caleb WalkowiakCaleb WalkowiakAcum 2 luni
  • Can someone please answer my question because the dot for my trackpad when i move my finger has gotten big and i don’t know how to fix it

    Natalie TenekedzhyanNatalie TenekedzhyanAcum 2 luni
  • Thank you for the review. I’m going to take the plunge. I had the Brydge Pro+ and it is a fantastic keyboard with all those lovely function keys, but the rubber shims rip regularly and risk scratching the iPad or damaging the screen protector. Customer service is very nice to send replacements, but no thanks. I need to know my device is safe. I should be able to remove and use my device without fear of damaging it. Hope I do not regret the shift. I will miss my function keys.

    Patricia JacksonPatricia JacksonAcum 2 luni
  • Do you think you could have typed on it and showed us?????duh

    50hellkat250hellkat2Acum 2 luni
  • Dieter! Been watching your reviews and listening to you since the Palm Pre days. It has been almost 12 years and I still miss Web OS. It was so ahead of its time, but at least Android and IOS stole all of it's greatness and essentially today those OS' are what WebOS was at one time.

    Snake PlisskenSnake PlisskenAcum 2 luni
  • Just got the iPad Pro with the Magic Keyboard today and I absolutely love it. It feels so much more like a MacBook than it does an iPad. In my opinion it is definitely worth the money.

    Cool Girl CalebCool Girl CalebAcum 2 luni
  • the reason they did'nt include a function row of keys was because, since the keyboard makes the ipad "float" then it would be a pain to fumble for the row of keys that would be situated under the ipad. i have a 5th gen regular ipad and i have this bluetooth keyboard that i picked up at a yard sale. its realy good, except today, the caps lock function messed up and when i pressed it, it switched the language to russian! here is an example ершы шы еру учфьзду

    Edan GeorgeEdan GeorgeAcum 2 luni
  • "eye holes"

    FLBTFLBTAcum 2 luni
  • Except that if you want to take a portrait photo, you will feel like throwing the keyboard away.

    L JoL JoAcum 2 luni
  • Is it possible to have the ipad pro and magic keyboard infront of your monitor connected to your macbook pro and have the magic keyboard and trackpad replace the need for an external keyboard?

    Dearg OBartuinDearg OBartuinAcum 2 luni
  • Why, in God's name, did Apple not include the function keys on the Magic Keyboard? huh/duh. I use a Brydge but hate the bluetooth connectivity and would like a smart-connect but not sure if $350 is worth it w/o the function keys like the Brydge has. Does Brydge have an iPad Pro 12.9 keyboard with smart-connect?

    David NeunuebelDavid NeunuebelAcum 2 luni
  • I would like to know how to make it magic. No idea what the special buttons are for

    Drew BushDrew BushAcum 2 luni
  • Nice ;o;

    Hi ByeHi ByeAcum 2 luni
  • And all sealed up so that no one can get in easily! YAY!!!!!!! (I prefer when you can upgrade and mess around with your computer)

    Richard the engineerRichard the engineerAcum 2 luni
  • This guy does great reviews

    Billy MilletBilly MilletAcum 2 luni
  • I hate this keyboard! I know, I just waste my money!!!!!😡

    Peri iliiasovaPeri iliiasovaAcum 2 luni
  • eyeholes mmm weird

    JNYJNYAcum 2 luni
  • I just got mine and going to return it. I think if I could fully function without my MacBook I’d keep it, but I still need it and this case is more inconvenient then anything. I miss my the trifold case as it’s far more versatile

    VictoriaVictoriaAcum 3 luni
  • Im going to Buy that

    Rax Abu bakrRax Abu bakrAcum 3 luni
  • *finally I got my iPad unlock fixed successful by these awesome man deztoolz on Instagram"""""""he is best of the best*

    Mary SandraMary SandraAcum 3 luni
  • Is there a control center shortcut for the keyboard brightness. That would solve it as well

    Hunch0FlameZHunch0FlameZAcum 3 luni
  • No one watching this video cares how about the surface X 🤦🏽‍♂️

    EvannnEvannnAcum 3 luni
  • Cool review. Thanks.

    Andrew FuchsAndrew FuchsAcum 3 luni
  • Thanks...I will NOT be getting one. Overpriced, heavy, and no function keys. Lots of better cheaper options.

    Smufter16Smufter16Acum 3 luni
  • Sir, does it work for ipad pro 2018 also?

    Irfan ButtIrfan ButtAcum 3 luni
    • do you wanna free ipad pro 2020?

      abdullahi ahmedabdullahi ahmedAcum 3 luni
  • I just don't have the feeling of weather if buying an iPad Pro is worth it or not. Why? Well here's my point; If you need something for entertainment and education (sometimes for work) then it will definitely be your best shot. If you want something that is mostly for work, college education and everyday work, then an iMac, Macbook Air and Macbook Pro is the best bet since less accessories are required and options MAY increase. Overall I am NOT a Microsoft guy although I use them. The fact that I say this is because in terms of security, your personal info may be kept safe. Not only that, but also your laptop is less vulnerable overall from my perspective

    Mohammad TohidiMohammad TohidiAcum 3 luni
  • The problem with the Surface Pro? You have to run Windows.

    Theo GeoTheo GeoAcum 3 luni
  • windows on arm is great, for many reasons.

    jbn675478jbn675478Acum 3 luni
  • The keyboard does not substitute the necessity of a notebook, specially if you use PowerPoint and Excel, as I do! Didn`t worth the money!

    Ana Carolina PalazzoAna Carolina PalazzoAcum 3 luni
  • 3 pounds? In kilograms please, ffs.. What the f*ck is a pound

    WilliamWilliamAcum 3 luni
  • Can I use this keyboard on 13.3 ? Using accessibility in settings ?

    Business MikeBusiness MikeAcum 3 luni
  • Love ur planter? Where did u get it

    frenchy6684frenchy6684Acum 3 luni

    scissor handsscissor handsAcum 3 luni
  • Are you Croatian? I saw Croatian keyboard in your settings :) Dobar dan!

    Ivan NekicIvan NekicAcum 3 luni
  • weird the magic keyboard made from Leather? can't find anything online about it's material >_

    Reimi LeeReimi LeeAcum 3 luni
  • Very helpful. Thank you.

    Tommy TulloTommy TulloAcum 3 luni
  • I was surprised with the long pause 😜

    Nier AutomataNier AutomataAcum 3 luni
  • Hello? I know you keep ignoring tens of thousands of my emails. Please answer them.

    Tomato CandyTomato CandyAcum 3 luni
  • is it expensive is it very expensive is it very very expensive

    tonypr0tonypr0Acum 3 luni
  • I just LOVE your white cat. And you’re funny. TY for review.

    Celeste EdenCeleste EdenAcum 3 luni
  • it's funny you're comparing iPad with windows, Windows is mess.

    JayJayAcum 3 luni
  • sometimes I wonder who the hell comes up with designs at Apple. What about people who want to actually write with their pencil? They should have just added the backlit keyboard for the previous apple keyboard.

    Alex MartinezAlex MartinezAcum 3 luni
  • bruh who cares how heavy your ipad is smh

    Dennis HickeyDennis HickeyAcum 3 luni
  • can someone help me I have the ipad pro 12.9 inch but the version with only 1 camera. will this case still fit/work? it looks exactly the same as the new one, minus the difference in cameras.

    Danny RackmanDanny RackmanAcum 3 luni
  • 7:13 - 43,000+ emails??? You have some work to do :)

    Ron WheelerRon WheelerAcum 4 luni
  • Smart Keyboard !

    Mao ThearaMao ThearaAcum 4 luni
  • Dieter is the only reviewer I completely trust on ROlabel. I’m buying the keyboard anyway because I use my iPad Pro with a keyboard 90% of the time.

    Rumpert the JesterRumpert the JesterAcum 4 luni
  • It is very limited

    Teebuck27Teebuck27Acum 4 luni
  • Can i use it for Microsoft Surface pro ?

    ADN beatZADN beatZAcum 4 luni
  • I’m a teacher and having a second screen and keyboard is a huge benefit in the eLearning environment.

    Mr CatMr CatAcum 4 luni
  • Shut up. It’s perfect in absolutely every way.

    John SmithJohn SmithAcum 4 luni
  • how the f*ck is the keyboard 40% of the price from the ipad .........

    Kemal EskiKemal EskiAcum 4 luni
  • Overpriced

    aurangzeb zebaurangzeb zebAcum 4 luni
  • If 3 pounds is too heavy maybe you need to work out🤷🏻‍♀️ Regarding the lighted keyboard - if you are typing in the dark watching a movie please don’t sit next to me! It’s a keyboard. It’s a really good keyboard. No tricks needed or required!

    Brenda HowardBrenda HowardAcum 4 luni
  • it suppose to be heavy, otherwise it would keep falling down

    MrProTechHDMrProTechHDAcum 4 luni
  • Amazing review

    Technotube27Technotube27Acum 4 luni
  • Great review! Really helpful for me to understand pro's and cons. I love your comment about the best thing being that it makes it super easy to remove the iPad from the keyboard!!!

    Marsha TufftMarsha TufftAcum 4 luni
  • What should i do Iphone 11 pro max:comment Ipad pro:like

    Tiger FireTiger FireAcum 4 luni
  • I have been using iPad and Apple Pencil for one year. It's main purpose has become Notability. I import my textbooks as PDFs, and read them while highlighting. I also take notes on it as well. I use the traditional smart cover for my iPad for the protection it needs. Instead of printing any school materials out now, I just "print" it to notability, handwrite my answers, and then "print" it back to the computer for submission. Without Notability, it's really just a ROlabel device for me.

    The Desi LifestyleThe Desi LifestyleAcum 4 luni
  • Barbara

    Barbara SavičBarbara SavičAcum 4 luni
  • GooooooooooD Job

    Aaron MaineAaron MaineAcum 4 luni
  • Really wish there was a function row but I do love the size, simplicity and sleekness of the design. Biggest issue for me is the angle versatility, however it is extremely stable. So glad I was able to opt for tap to click on the trackpad.

    SplatrickSplatrickAcum 4 luni
  • Wait can the keyboard fold when your not typing?

    Chuchu 20Chuchu 20Acum 4 luni
  • This is very ✌🏻c o o l✌🏻

    Britni LujanoBritni LujanoAcum 4 luni
  • How can u ppl be so rich... I wish I could buy all these stuff just as easy as u do.... I am so jealous about ppl like u...

    swathi ammuswathi ammuAcum 5 luni
  • For me, I like that it is heavy. Gives me a feeling of security and that this is a quality product and not plastic rip off.

    Christoffer A.Christoffer A.Acum 5 luni
  • Sound of the key makes? I stopped watching after this... A real Ipad user won't give a FF about what sound it makes..

    Billy FaizzalyBilly FaizzalyAcum 5 luni