The best keyboards you can buy for the Dell XPS 13 Plus
Choosing form over function is a faux-pas that many devices make not just now, but throughout history. The Dell XPS 13 Plus may end up being a great example of that, too. It looks incredibly cool and futuristic, and while we think it may be one of the best laptops of the year, there are some doubts. The touchpad is invisible Dell XPS 13 Plus, and the keyboard has almost no spacing between keys, so typos could end up being far more frequent than we’d like.
Because of that, buying an external keyboard may end up being an option for many, and we’re here to help. Even if you don’t dislike the keyboard on the Dell XPS 13 Plus, having an external one can be helpful if you want to create a desktop setup, or if you want something wireless so you interact with your laptop from a distance if you connect it to a TV or something. We’ve rounded up some great external keyboards you can get for the Dell XPS 13 Plus, and we’re mostly focusing on wireless options. As you may know, the XPS 13 Plus only has USB-C/Thunderbolt ports, so a wired keyboard will require an adapter. We’ve also rounded up the best docks for the Dell XPS family if that’s something you need.
Microsoft's Surface lineup is known for premium products, and the Surface Keyboard is no exception. It's a full-size Bluetooth keyboard, including a number pad, and it comes in a sleek design that fits well into any office. The silver color looks premium and classy without being boring.
Whether you want something for your desktop setup or a better keyboard you can take on the road, these are all great options for the Dell XPS 13 Plus. Personally, I wouldn’t bother buying a keyboard to use on the go, but if I wanted a clean desktop setup, I’d probably buy the Dell Premier combo since I would also want a mouse to go with the keyboard. If you want the keyboard alone, the Razer Pro Type Ultra looks really nice, too.
You can’t buy the Dell XPS 13 Plus just yet. but if you want a new laptop right now, you might want to check out the best Dell laptops you can buy. We suspect the XPS 13 Plus will end up on that list soon enough, too.