Lenovo introduced an accessory for Windows computers that, according to the manufacturer in its official blog, is a product of the feedback of frustrated users who want to control their computers from a single location.
The Lenovo 500 Multimedia Controller is a multimedia wireless keyboard designed for Windows, which also functions as a multi-touch trackpad. It is compatible with Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and is optimized with gestures for Windows 10.
It weighs only 141 grams and, thanks to its small size and ergonomic design, the user can access all the keys with ease, besides sliding his finger through the keyboard to use it as a pointer or interact in Windows 10 with gestures.
The keyboard has 80 physical keys (6 dedicated to multimedia playback) that support up to one million clicks. It connects a 2.4G wireless connection with a USB dongle in a distance of up to 20 m, surpassing conventional keyboards, but also works wired by a cable 50 cm long.
Its wireless multimedia keyboard can stay active for up to 8 months using only two AAA batteries.