Differences between Apple Keyboard II with SMK vs Mitsumi

Hi all, wanting to pick up a board with SMK but not sure how to tell the difference. Are there any giveaways or do both versions look practically the same?
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Doesn't the SMK version have ABS keycaps ? it looked like so in Chyros' video...

I'm sure the Alps variant has PBT caps at least, so maybe look out for the ratio of yellowness of caps/case ?
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what is this ?
Well the AK II had no Alps variant, but the SMK are Alps-mount which is what I'm looking for specifically. Also want an SMK lock switch which comes with these. :)
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Check the serial number for the manufacturer identifier.
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Daniel Beardsmore wrote:http://www.applerescueofdenver.com/products-page/all-products-macintosh/apple-keyboard-ii-parts/

Check the serial number for the manufacturer identifier.

That's very helpful - now to get sellers to stop lazily adding just one blurry photo of their listing...
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