Re: [BCAB] Bluetooth Keyboards Terry Clasper 01 Nov 2012 10:45 GMT

Hi Tim.
My wife had one of these for a while!
First of all it does increase the width of the phone somewhat.
However secondly to get it out of the keyboard once its in is a hell of a
struggle.
Finally she didn't particularly like the physical keyboard, although
obviously tha't very subjective
Cheers!

Terry Clasper.
E-Mail, terry.clasper@btinternet.com
Twitter: @terryclasper

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Sent: 01 November 2012 10:12
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Subject: Re: [BCAB] Bluetooth Keyboards

All,

I'm wondering about the keyboard people were talking about a few months ago
from a company called something like WaveBox, or BoxWave which was built
into a case which also holds the iPhone.  I quite fancy this idea, since one
of the few things I really don't like about using the iPhone, is that you
can't just dial a number without cranking up the volume enough to be able to
hear when you've hit the right key.  I'm wondering if this type of keyboard
would allow me to get around this problem, while avoiding the need to carry
a separate device, while at the same time allowing me to slip the phone out
of the case if I found it too bulky.

Any thoughts?

Tim

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From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces@lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Chris
Sent: 31 October 2012 19:27
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Bluetooth Keyboards

I have just ordered the Apple Wireless Keyboard directly from Apple. It may
be expensive but well worth it unless you want a foldable keyboard to which
the Apple one isn't. The other benefit is easy pairing as all you have to do
apparently is turn the keyboard on and is in pairing mode unles it is paired
already of course.

Christopher Hallsworth

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