[amazon_link asins=’B00MUTWLW4′ template=’ProductAd’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’cf829050-c646-11e7-914d-450e3cc2e183′]Many of the keyboards we’ve looked at lately have been multi-device models, in that you can pair two or more computing devices—smartphones, tablets, PCs, Macs—to them simultaneously, and then switch back and forth with the touch of a button. Aside from Microsoft’s Universal Foldable Keyboard ($70) [amazon_link asins=’B00UBGU4PY’ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’b7079fb3-c646-11e7-b6e8-edb52833b7d4′], though, none have been small enough to consider carrying around with you — except Logitech’s Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480.[amazon_link asins=’B00MUTWLW4′ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’d7e48ed7-c646-11e7-aad7-d986d0ccf020′]
The K480 is compact and light compared to many multi-device keyboards, including those in Logitech’s line-up. It’s also inexpensive. Logitech lists it for $50, but we found it at several online outlets for around $30. At that price, the only real issues left are — does it, as its more expensive siblings and competitors do, perform well, and is it really portable?