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Ducky Mini
 
Ducky Mini Concept
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Ducky Mini is a reduced sized 60% keyboard design that encompass all the functionality of a full-sized keyboard. In addition, Ducky Mini includes mouse functionality that allows you keep your hands on the keyboard while you operate your computer. Ducky keyboards use only genuine German made Cherry mechanical key switches with unrivaled reliability and consistency. Dual color LEDs allows you to mix the two colors together for the exact shade you prefer, as well as displaying many eye-catching backlighting effects.
“Ducky Advisor” is another Ducky innovation that uses the LED backlight to visually guide the user through setting up special functions and customization of the keyboard. There are multiple customization options, such as multiple modes for ESC, Backspace, and Caps Lock. Multiple modes for Caps Lock includes setting the key as Ctrl or Fn key for those users that do not need a Caps Lock key functionality. Most importantly, Ducky Mini allows you to customize the location and number of Fn keys you want.

 
Ducky Mini Keyboard Layout  
  • US
  • TAIWAN
  • UK
  • JAPAN
Ducky Mini Keyboard US Layout
Ducky Mini Keyboard TAIWAN Layout
Ducky Mini Keyboard UK Layout
Ducky Mini Keyboard Japen Layout
 
Ducky Mini Feature:Exterior design  

Quality metal clad exterior:
Ducky Mini is constructed with aluminum and plastic sandwich. This gives the keyboard a solid premium feel of aluminum without being overly heavy.
Convenient cable connector location:
The Mini-USB connector for the removable cable is located on the left side of the keyboard. This allows the keyboard to sit closely with your laptop computers for a more comfortable input experience.

Ducky Mini Feature:Quality metal clad exterior Ducky Mini Feature:Convenient cable connector location Ducky Mini Feature:Slim keyboard design

Slim keyboard design:
Ducky mini is a keyboard designed for typists. The keyboard is designed as low as possible with a low incline. This allows the user to keep their wrist as straight as possible to maximize comfort during extended typing sessions.


 
Ducky Mini Feature:Quality Components Inside
Ducky Mini Feature:Cherry mechanical key switches

Cherry mechanical key switches:
Ducky only uses genuine Cherry MX switches. Cherry switches are widely recognized for reliability, durability and consistency. Mini will come in many different switch types for enthusisasts of every kind.

Ducky Mini Feature:Dual color LED technology

Dual color LED technology:
Dual color LEDs are packed into the familiar 3mm package. With Ducky's color mixing technology, you can create a wide variety of shades to tweak to your liking.

Ducky Mini Feature:Durable dual layer PCB design

Durable dual layer PCB design:
Dual layer PCB is more durable and reliable than single sided PCB. This will give longer life expectancy, signal stability, and extra solid feel when combined with a steel plate.

Ducky Mini Feature:Powered by ARM M3 MCU

Powered by ARM M3 MCU:
Ducky Mini is powered by an ARM Cortex-M3 processor. This powerful micro-controller enables a wide array of functionalities as well as multiple backlighting modes without skipping a beat.

 
Ducky Mini Feature:Signal processing  

USB N-Key Rollover (USB NKRO): Under USB, the Ducky Mini can handle any number of simultaneous key presses. You can use the keyboard confidently in any situations knowing that there will never be ghosting or key blocking issue.
1000Hz report rate: Ducky Mini uses the fastest rate available under the USB interface, and updates the keyboard's status to the computer every 1 millisecond. This minimize the delay from when the keys are pressed and signal received by your computer.
Convenient mouse keys functionality: Mouse key functions allows you to keep your hands on the keyboard. You can quickly move the cursor to exactly where you need it without moving your wrist and fumbling for your mouse.

Ducky Mini Feature:USB N-Key Rollover (USB NKRO) Ducky Mini Feature:1000Hz report rate Ducky Mini Feature:Convenient mouse keys functionality
 
Ducky Mini Feature:Backlighting Modes  

100% full backlight mode: With Ducky's color mixing technology, you can mix in different proportion of each LED's color to create the exact shade you want.
Reactive Mode: Ducky's patented Reactive mode has been a user favorite. LEDs lights up wherever a key is actuated and slowly fades out.
Reactive Mode Advanced: Ducky Mini generates a randomized color with each keypress.
Raindrop Mode: Every LED will be randomly generate a color and slowly fade out at a randomized interval.
Wave Mode: This is a horizontal left to right wave effect with a twist. Dual color LEDs gives this mode new life with plethora of colors highlighting the wave as it glides through the keyboard.
Color Cycling Mode: A soothing ever-changing backlight mode where the backlight color will slowly and continuously cycle through different colors.
LED Zone Customization Mode: Another Ducky's patented backlighting mode. This mode allows the user to set which key should be backlit. With Ducky Mini's dual color LEDs, user can even decide the color of the backlit LEDs.

 

Raindrop Mode

Reactive Mode Advanced

Ducky Advisor a visually guided way to set up your keyboard

To satisfy different preferences, Ducky Mini allows the user to customize specific keys to how they prefer to use their keyboards. The “Ducky Advisor” will visually guide the user through customization setup of the keyboard. User will only need to follow the backlit keys to complete the setup of the board. “Ducky Advisor” is an innovative way to integrate backlighting as a display for setting up the keyboard.
There are 3 different modes for ESC, 2 for Back Space, Caps Lock switchable to Ctrl or Fn, and reversing the left and right mouse buttons. Fn key is one of the most important and most used key on a 60% keyboard. Ducky Mini allows you to place the Fn in any location you want on the front row, as well as choosing between having 1 or 2 Fn keys.
To enter the setup mode: Hold Fn + Alt + H for 3 seconds.
Inside setup mode, only 6 keys will be backlit: Q, ESC, Backspace, Fn, Caps Lock, and M.
Pressing a backlit key will enter the setup mode indicated by the key.
Number keys will light up, depending on how many alternative modes the key have. Hitting the number will change the key to that specific mode.

Ducky Advisor a visually guided way to set up your keyboard Ducky Advisor a visually guided way to set up your keyboard
Ducky Advisor a visually guided way to set up your keyboard
 
 
Ducky Mini Specification

- Model Name: DKMI1461SD
- Type: Mechanical Keyboard
- Switch: Cherry MX mechanical switches
- Keycap material: ABS
- Legend printing: Lasered
- LED: Dual Color LEDs
- Interface: USB

- Simultaneous key input: USB N-Key  Rollover (NKRO)
- PCB: Dual layer PCB
- Aluminum color: Silver, Gunmetal grey
- Dimensions: 295(L)x102(W)x38(H) mm
- Weight: 730g
- Origin of Production: Taiwan

 
Ducky Mini Keyboard Carrier  

Ducky Mini Keyboard Carrier allows you to take your keyboard everywhere you go. The soft case is made with 5mm thick neoprene material that will protect your keyboard from knocks and scratches. There is a convenient cable pouch inside for stowing your detachable Mini-USB cable to keep your cable secure and prevent the connector from scratching your precious keyboard. The Carrier can be used with various other 60% keyboards as well.
Specs:
5mm Neoprene case size: 160 x 335 x 22 mm
Package size: 220 x 385 mm
Note: Suitable for various other 60% keyboards.

Ducky Mini Keyboard Carrier
 
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