Apple M0110A

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Macintosh Plus Keyboard
Apple M0110A top.jpg
Part number Apple M0110A
Branding Apple
Manufacturer Alps Electric, Mitsumi, SMK
Keyswitches Alps SKCC series, SMK vintage linear, Mitsumi standard mechanical (plus latching equivalents)
Interface Apple proprietary (not ADB)
Years of production 1986–1990
Supersedes Apple M0110

The Apple M0110A was the keyboard shipped with the Macintosh Plus.

Unlike its predecessor, the Apple M0110, it has a numeric key pad and cursor keys.

The protocol is an extended version of the one for the M0110, but the leads on the wire are not crossed, so a standard telephone cord can be used as a replacement or extension.

Variations

Alps
Made by Alps in the US. Alps SKCC Tall Cream switches under the momentary keys, and Alps SKCC Lock under caps lock. The keycaps appear to be dye-sublimated.
Mitumi (Japan)
Made by Mitsumi in Japan. Mitsumi standard mechanical switches; Mitsumi standard mechanical lock under caps lock.
Mitsumi (Malaysia)
Made by Mitsumi in Malaysia; this is reported to be identical to the Japan-made version.[1]
SMK
Made by SMK in Taiwan. SMK vintage linear switches with an SMK lock switch under caps lock. Double-shot moulded keycaps.

Converters

The M0110A can be used with a modern computer, using:

  • Hasu's M0110 to USB converter

Gallery

Alps version

Mitsumi version (Japan)

SMK version

External links

References

  1. Deskthority — Macintosh Plus Keyboard