Top of the line – best 60% / 65% mechanical keyboard
Unique layout – compact 64-key of 65% mechanical keyboard with independent arrow keys
High standard – CNC anodized aluminum alloy case + PBT dye-subbed keycaps + Cherry MX switches
CIY 1.0 – hot swappable switches, change it yourself, make customizing your favorite mechanical switches so easy
DIU RGB – DIY interesting & useful RGB backlit, fully user-defined
SSP – smart software programming for multiple programmable layers.
MagicFinger – innovative visual smart driver software, just like you have a magic finger, pointing any key into what you want it to be.
Product idea from mechanical keyboard community enthusiasts’ needs
From the community, for the community
From mechanical keyboard community, such as reedit, geekhack, and deskthority , we find that the keyboard enthusiasts need this kind of 60% keyboard: programmable, RGB backlit, CNC anodized aluminum case, PBT keycaps, Cherry MX switches…
ChiefMonkey keyboard come into being
A compact 60% keyboard made from MonkeyKing Custom
compact design, 64-key keyboard
Product Name: ChiefMonkey
Mondel NO.: iGK64
Product Type: IngeniousMonkey series classic plus edition
Luxury specification, awesome typing feeling
Layout: compact keyboard with dedicated arrow keys
64-key compact mechanical keyboard with dedicated arrow keys as the RSHIFT is being split into 3
The compact keyboard with independent arrow keys is very suitable for graphic designers, writers, editors and wordman…
Fitted with Cherry MX switches
100% Cherry MX Blue key switches for good typing
World famous Cherry MX switches are known for their quality and dependability.
Especially suitable for those users who have unique belief for the classic brand Cherry.
PBT dye-subbed keycaps
High temperature resistant thick PBT keycaps, with dye sublimation characters that never be erased
High quality keycaps: durable & improve typing feeling
The key caps are in ivory-white, applicable with MacBook, a perfect Mac mini mechanical keyboard
CNC anodized aluminum alloy case, build quality pretty solid
Small keyboard with metal case, just like a steady gentleman ( chief ) among keyboards.
Keyboard enthusiasts’ favorite, tech & geek style, cool feeling
Powerful 60% keyboard, the weapon with which to work
With smart cloud driver software “MigicFiner”, programming for multiple programmable layers, user-friendly, easy-to-use
5-layers keyboard ChiefMonkey keyboard include 1 default QWERTY layer and 4 fully programmable layers
4 fully programmable layers include 3 on-board ( we call “offline” ) programmable layers and 1 online programmable layer.
At any programmable layers, you can
Re-assign ( remap ) all keys, user configure any layout
Such as MAC mechanical keyboard, HHKB layout…
Build (recoding ) macros, assign hotkeys, shortcuts, mouse functions, disable keys to any keys
Build some macros for storing your email’s password, the login accounts’ names and password in social netwok sites
It’s a secret weapon with which to work
Custom multiple personality layers, just like you have multi personality keyboards, suitable for working, gaming or multimedia playing occasions
Someone may like:
1 layer keyboard for office working: set hotkeys, just by one click for opening some frequently-used application file…
1 layer keyboard for programming: have program macros freely…
1 layer keyboard for gaming: gaming macro keys…
1 layer keyboard for multimedia playing: Play, Stop, Next, Prev, Vol Up, Vol Down, and Mute shortcuts freely customized…
You can toggle among 3 offline ( onboard ) layers easily, just by typing Fn+w for opening the layer, once again typing for closing the layer. The same operation of typing Fn + e, Fn + r for another 2 offline (onboard) layer’s opening and closing.
Interesting 60% keyboard, shining your life
Also with cloud driver software “MigicFiner”, DIY interesting & useful RGB backlit, fully user-defined.
Pre-placed multi glorious RGB lighting effects
For primary keyboard users to enjoy cool RGB keyboard easily.
User define every key’s individual color
User define per-key”s backlighting for unprecedented customization and control.
For example, game players can define the RGB colors for WASD keys, strengthen the gaming experiences, so cool.
DIY lighting modes
For senior keyboard players, deliver dynamic and vibrant lighting effects with virtually unlimited customization.
User may set multi light effects for 3 offline (on-board ) layers and 3 configurations of the online layer, and also can set multi light effects for default (standard ) layer.
Useful RGB – make RGB color be a function indicator
This function is very useful. For example: It can let you know clearly which kind of the keyboard layer you are working at, and in which kind of mode the key is.
Hardware adjust brightness (21levels), adjust light effect speed (10 levels)
Fn + Enter, on/off light effects
Custom your favorite MX-based mechanical switches by yourself
Hot-swappable switches ( CIY 1.0), pluggable PCB board with switches socket design
Ever wonder what Gateron Blues felt like? Or what is the craze behind the Cherry MX clears? Want to use Gateron Reds for your WASD, but Gateron Blacks for all your other keys? With the ChiefMokey keyboard, you no longer have to purchase an entire new keyboard, or disassemble and solder your switches – you can simply & easily remove and install any MX-based switch ( such as Cherry, Gateron, and Kailh branded switches.) without any soldering, just like a keycap, and mix/match to test out and use any combination of switches you desire.
Built-in 8M flash memory, easy-onboard-use
8M onboard memory for storing layouts, macros, hotkeys, shortcuts… and the lighting profiles. User can carry it and use it on multiple PC’s , without needing to install software on all of computers.
With USB type C connectors, fast one step
More fast transfer speed, matching with fashion high- tech professional computer & gaming supercomputers perfectly. Real high performance PC peripherals.
Built-in microphone design, interesting playing tips
The RGB light effect can bounce along with the rhythm of music.
Magic entertainment function, relaxing yourself when you are in the working gaps.An amazing keyboard.
Low profile, neat and tidy
64-key of 65 % keyboard with dedicated direction arrow keys
Standard QWERTY layout (ANSI)
100% anti ghosting with USB full key rollover, ensure your commands and simultaneous keystrokes always register the way you intend.
Switch mount type: Plate
Detachable braided cord mechcable length: 1.5m, with USB type c connector
Windows lock function
Polling rate of 1,000 Hz
Power saving mode: When the computer is on standby or shutdown, this mode launched.
Operation: Windows XP/7/8/10/MAC OS
Driver software compatible: available for Windows, and not for Mac OS (but the stored settings configured on Windows can be used on MAC OS)
Support BIOS setting on main board, as well as USB online update.
ChiefMonkey keyboard come from the multipartite collaborations
Designed by GeekCustom Team
Innovative uber design, bring uber performance
Let users enjoy better typing, better working and gaming experiences
Manufactured by Semitek factory
Quality assurance: high quality mini mechanical keyboard
Production costs control: good price mechanical keyboard
Made by MonkeyKing Custom – your smart custom mechanical keyboard platform ( brand )
4 smart-features product
3 smart buy
2 smart community services
1 quality assurance
ChiefMonkey keyboard, an amazing keyboard, luxury, splendid & user-friendly
From hardware configuration to software function, ChiefMonkey is the highest standard best 60% keyboard, ultimate keyboard
ChiefMonkey keyboard is the classic plus edition among IngeniousMoneky series keyboard ( smart 60% mechanical keyboard —-useful & playing mechcanicla keyboard)
- Originate from mechancial keyboard community enthusiasts’ needs, it can be called enthusiast keyboard or geek keyboard.
- ChiefMonkey is so smart and good typing. If someone’s daily work is typing, such as writers, editors, wordman, office staffs… so they need a good mechanical keyboard. ChiefMonkey is a quite good professional & interesting keyboard for them.
- And it also very suitable for those persons who with high-end laptps, and they have high-level requirements for PC peripherals, such as MACBook user. ChiefMonkey is a perfect compact 60% mechanical keyboard for MAC.
- ChiefMonkey is a so elegant keyboard, it fit for workplace elites’ office using, it’s a perfect office mechanical keyboard
A little expensive, but worthy to buy
High quality & classic keyboard, it’s a worth buying compact keyboard.
More customized buy choices, economical & budget or top kit, it’s on your choice
Besides the above pre-assembled finished product – ChiefMonkey, more buy choices are available for keyboard customization & DIY users
Custom kits: pre-soldered iGK64 PCB + ABS / meta case + plate + stabilizer
DIY parts & accessories:
PCB: iGK64 PCB with pre-soldered all of electronic components ( including RGB LED )
Keyboard cases: ABS case, wooden case, CNC anodized aluminum alloy case in purple, blue, red, green and silver-gray…
Keycap: PBT dye-subbed keycaps
Switches: Gateron mechanical switches blue, black, red, brown, silver
USB cable: 1.5m high quality braided cable with USB type C connector
More mechanical keyboard DIY parts and accessories for choices later…
Fairy tale story about Monkey King
Monkey King, colorful auspicious clouds, magic golden cudgel，72-changes,
In China, there is a very famous mythic fiction “Pilgrimage to the West”.
Nearly every Chinese know there is a very smart & ingenious monkey in it. He is called Monkey King. Actually, he is a immortal. When he want to somewhere, he can fly in the sky, and always with a piece of colorful auspicious cloud underfoot. Very magic.
He has a very magic weapon, it is called golden cudgel. It is come from the East China Sea Dragon Palace, and it’s the priceless treasure in the dragon palace. Monkey King get it. And this golden cudgel is very magic & powerful. At ordinary times, it is just as small as a embroidery needle, and always be put in the Monkey King’s ear. When Monkey King fight with the monster, the golden cudgel can become huge momentarily, even can reach the heavenly palace, extremely powerful!
Monkey King is also a magic monkey, he has the ability of 72- changes. In any necessary occasions, he can change himself into what he want to be.
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