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    Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Fingerprint sensor key takes the place of the right side Windows key.
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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    "virtually indestructible"

    Warranty: 1-year limited warranty

    Call me skeptical, but...

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Usual warranty to be fair
    Old puter - still good enuff till I save some pennies!

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Oh wicked! Be interesting to see how speedy it is compared to the MBP fingerprint / power button

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    I very much like the naming, struck that it's not been used before for anything other than COD.

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    hiden finger print sensor .... its a key with a finger print screen printed on it .....

    Forgive me for being sceptical but wouldnt that be the first place you'd try ?

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Boring, there needs to be a fingerprint reader under every keyboard key and mouse button, so the computer can lock itself if it detects an unauthorised user.

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    $130+$50= GTX 1050Ti

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Of course it disqualifies itself by being Windows 10 only.

    On a related note I find it amusing to what lengths Microsoft goes to push Windows 10 down our throats.

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Quote Originally Posted by azrael- View Post
    Of course it disqualifies itself by being Windows 10 only.

    On a related note I find it amusing to what lengths Microsoft goes to push Windows 10 down our throats.
    It's a keyboard, it'll work on anything that supports the relevant Bluetooth standard. I suspect the Win10 refers to using the fingerprint sensor for sign-on, do any prior versions of Windows support that out of the box?

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    Re: Microsoft Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID introduced

    Quote Originally Posted by lumireleon View Post
    $130+$50= GTX 1050Ti
    No fingerprint scanner on a GTX 1050Ti though!

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