Typo, the situation + physical keyboard hybrid for the iPhone is back. Typo2 for the iPhone 6 is now offered and the business behind it has made the keyboard from the ground up to avoid more legal challenges that Typo leaned to with its initial style.

When Typo originally shipped its bodily keyboard for the iPhone 5/ 5s, the item was required off the marketplace following a suit by BlackBerry, mentioning that the keyboard’s design infringed upon company’s very own physical keyboard layout.


BlackBerry quickly sporting activities some of the very best bodily keyboards readily available on cell phones, however it was not Typo’s to duplicate. Quite time later on, the tiny start-up which debuted its out-of-luck keyboard at CES has now come out with Typo2, and this time around the format is modeled on the iPhone’s own software application keyboard to enhance the general Apple encounter.

The keyboard on Typo2, for evident reasons, does cover the Touch ID Residence button on the iPhone 6, however baseding on Chief Executive Officer Laurence Hallier, truth followers of Typo would happily quit accessibility to the fingerprint sensing unit if that indicates they could kind messages much more conveniently and easily.

Typo2 iPhone 6

Baseding on Hallier, the company attempted a layout for the larger iPhone 6 Plus too, but dropped the suggestion given the already significant dimensions of the mobile phone, because an additional keyboard would most definitely be enhancing that additionally. “We made one, yet the phone is so huge, it makes it leading heavy.” Hallier claimed. Typo is trying to approach the iPhone 6 Plus with an entirely brand-new style, however it will be some time just before it is released.

The startup which began with Hallier and Ryan Seacrest wishing a physical keyboard on their iPhone is also dealing with a keyboard for the iPad, but no additional details were discussed, stopping the simple fact that the item may not be viewed till following year. Chatting about the layout, Hallier stated “It’s a totally various take on a keyboard for the iPad.”

The business today has 20 staff members, and has marketed thousands of Typo keyboards, getting to 84 % of the Lot of money 1000 companies.

Typo2 for iPhone 6 is available for $ 99, and is now for pre-order. Those with an iPhone 5/ 5s could grab one for their phone also, and is valued at $ 79. Simply visit to: typokeyboards.com to buy yours.

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