Logitech K380 Multi-Device Bluetooth Keyboard review: Up to 3 devices are welcome

If you have small hands, that is.

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At a Glance
  • Logitech K380 Multi-Device Bluetooth Keyboard

Logitech’s $40 K380 Multi-Device Bluetooth Keyboard (available on Amazon) is designed for the multi-device world we all live in now. It can juggle up to three at once and work with all major platforms, including Chrome OS and Apple TV.

Basic Features

  • Windows, Mac OS, Chrome OS, Android, iOS, and Apple TV
  • Wireless connectivity via Bluetooth (version 3.0)
  • Two AAA batteries
  • Advertised battery life of up to two years

Measuring less than 11 x 5 inches, with a thickness of about a half-inch that tapers down to give you the tilted effect, the K380 is the daintiest keyboard in our mix—by a long shot.

Despite its diminutive size the K380 packs in a lot of convenience. In addition to the three Bluetooth keys, the K380 also offers ten hotkeys and two Alt-keys (on either side of the space bar) that double up as Apple Command keys. You won’t find Home, End, Page-Up or Page-Down keys, though.

logitech k380 multi device bluetooth keyboard detail Rob Schultz

It's completely simple to toggle among devices using the three buttons on Logitech's K380 Multi-Device Bluetooth Keyboard.

It took me a little time to adjust to this keyboard. First off, the keys are small and round, and they feel squished-together–I had to retrain my fingers to work within the cramped quarters. People with larger hands may have a tough time typing on the small keys. The keys’ travel is light but not superficial, and the audible feedback is subdued—more of an appealing tap-tappy sound than a clack.

I assigned devices to each of the three channels and could switch instantly among them using the dial. Adding a new device was an absolute snap. I just had to remember which device I’d associated with each of the three buttons.

The K380 handles multi-platform wireless keyboard antics with panache, and its portability is a plus. You do lose some comfort with the convenience, though, so this keyboard is probably best for shorter typing stints rather than daily driving. 

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At a Glance
  • The K380 embraces an impressive number of platforms and lets you juggle up to three devices with ease. Its compact layout could be too squished for larger hands, though.


    • Extremely compact
    • Works with all major platforms including Chrome OS and Android TV
    • Many hotkeys and other convenience keys


    • Keys are small and feel crowded
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