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Verbatim® Unveils 2nd Generation Mobile Keyboard for Tablets; Now Shipping to Retailers Nationwide

15 Nov 2011

Convenient Bluetooth Wireless Mobile Keyboard now also available in white and compatible with iPhone, iPad and Android tablets with Bluetooth connectivity and HID keyboard support

, NC – Verbatim, the global leader in data storage technology, has just announced its second generation Bluetooth Wireless Mobile Keyboard is now shipping to retailers nationwide. The new model is designed to work with Bluetooth-enabled iPhone, iPad, iPad 2 and Android tablet devices with HID keyboard support such as the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Motorola Xoom. Like the original model, the new keyboard also features an ultra-compact design that folds for maximum portability. It also comes with a high-quality carrying case for convenient storage in your briefcase or purse. Plus, enhanced Bluetooth capability allows you to pair the wireless keyboard with up to six devices at one time!

The Bluetooth Wireless Mobile Keyboard features quiet soft-touch keys that provide a crisp, responsive feel when typing. A built-in media console lets you play, pause and control your digital music with the touch of a button. The new model of the keyboard also includes new smart keys for added convenience for Apple iOS devices including cut, copy, paste and undo, along with brightness, power off and device locking keys. The ultra-compact wireless keyboard also includes a bonus iPhone stand that can be used to position the phone in a convenient viewing position while you type. When not in use, the stand slides into the keyboard body itself for easy storage and protection.

“With Verbatim’s latest wireless mobile keyboard, it is quick and easy to compose e-mail and other documents with your Bluetooth-enabled tablet or iPhone on the go,”  said Ron Hanafin, Verbatim Product Manager, Accessories & Peripherals. “Whether using an iPad or Android tablet, this thin-profile keyboard provides maximum portability and functionality.”

Verbatim’s second generation Bluetooth Wireless Mobile Keyboard is now available at RadioShack, Amazon, Airport Wireless, B&H Photo, CDW and Fry’s Electronics for just $79.99.


  • Now compatible with iPad, iPad 2, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Motorola Xoom and other Android tablet devices with both Bluetooth connectivity and HID keyboard support
  • Ultra-compact design- Keyboard folds and stores in carry case for maximum portability
  • Media console- Includes enhanced volume and digital music controls
  • Now pairs with up to six devices at one time
  • Extras- A carrying case for the keyboard and iPhone stand are also included, providing even greater freedom and mobility
  • Enhanced Function Keys- New, easy-to-use function keys for cut, copy, paste and undo and more
  • Works with 2 AAA batteries, included
  •  Learn more in our product FAQs and Hot Key Compatability charts

To request more information on Verbatim’s mobile accessories and data storage product offerings, including images, local retailers, or product samples, contact PR representative Pedro Chen at (305) 371-9736 x139 or

About Verbatim

Verbatim’s businesses in the Americas, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia Pacific regions are wholly owned subsidiaries of Tokyo-based Mitsubishi Kagaku Media Co., Ltd.  MKM’s parent company, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC), is one of Japan’s largest chemical companies. Verbatim develops and markets innovative, high-quality products for storing, moving and using digital content. Known for its leadership in the optical, magnetic and flash storage and related accessories markets, the company provides reliable, unique technologies and products that are highly sought after and broadly distributed worldwide. For more information, contact Verbatim Americas, LLC, 1200 West W.T. Harris Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28262. In Europe, Verbatim Ltd., Prestige House, 23-26 High Street, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9DU, UK, (+44) 1784 439 781. In Japan, Mitsubishi Kagaku Media Co., Ltd., 4-1-23, Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8415, Japan (+81) 3-5454-3972. Or visit the web site at and select the country of your location.

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Press Contacts:
Pedro Chen
Max Borges Agency
Account Manager
Tel: 305-371-9736 x139

Eneida Gonzalez
Verbatim Americas LLC
Corporate Marketing Manager
Tel: 704-547-6571