EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 with Black FR4 and White FR4
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
This was made using actual photos of the OLED screen
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
EVO70 with custom-cut acrylic to match keycap colorway
EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)
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EVO70 - 70% Keyboard Kit with Encoder and Display (OLED or LCD)

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Round 2 Group Buy coming soon! Notable changes from Round 1 include:

  • Option for 0.96" LCD screen instead of 0.91" OLED
  • Option for ANSI or ISO layout
  • Upgraded microcontroller (STM32F411)
  • Removed screws from the top edges of low profile case
  • High profile case option (prototype currently in work)
  • Memory storage increased: 512kB program memory, 64kb FRAM, 16MB flash memory, and microSD card slot
  • Real time clock added
  • Speaker added
  • Temperature sensor added

EVO70 R1 Unboxing Video by Cojoc Duk

EVO70 R1 customer photos on customMK Discord

EVO70 R1 Build guide and VIA setup here

 

EVO70 R1 Typing tests:

Typing test #1 with PBT keycaps, Stock Tangerines (linear switches)

Typing test #2 with PBT keycaps, Stock Tangerines (linear switches)

Typing test #3 with PBT keycaps, Stock Glorious Holy Pandas (tactile switches)

Typing test #4 with PBT keycaps, aluminum vs FR4 (linear switches)

EVO70 Product Features:

  • 70% layout - classic 65% layout with an additional 6 macro keys on the left side
  • Requires 73 switches for ANSI, 74 switches for ISO
  • PCB mount stabilizers, can be screw-in or clip-in designed for 1.6mm thick PCB
    • ANSI: three 2u stabilizers, one 6.25u stabilizer
    • ISO: two 2u stabilizers, one 6.25u stabilizer
  • Build options:
    • FR-4
      • 1.5mm FR-4 switch plate
      • 1.6mm FR-4 base
      • Milky white translucent acrylic mid piece
      • PCB with 5 pin switch support
    • Aluminum
      • 1.5mm sandblasted, anodized aluminum switch plate
      • 1.5mm sandblasted, anodized aluminum base
      • Milky white translucent acrylic mid piece
      • PCB with 5 pin switch support
      • Note: e-white and lilac use an electrophoresis coating rather than anodization
      • All build options are pre-assembled, and include all hardware and tools needed to disassemble and reassemble
      • Aluminum high profile top, aluminum solid base, and aluminum mid piece available separately.
      • Does not include switches, stabilizers, keycaps, or USB-C cable
    • Available colors:
      • FR-4: Black, White
      • Aluminum: Black, White, Blue, Lilac, others TBD
    • Kailh hotswaps - no soldering required.
    • Rotary Encoder w/ 20mm black aluminum knob - configurable in VIA along with preprogrammed functions to control volume, lighting brightness, scroll wheel, and more. 
    • OLED screen (128x32) or color LCD screen (160x80)- displays current encoder mode, layer number, caps lock, num lock and bongo cat. Encoder mode is changed on encoder press, and holding encoder down for ~0.3s turns the display off.
    • Display sits flush against the bottom of the switch plate

    OLED navigation guide for EVO70 (updated Sept 2021)

    • Underglow RGB LED lighting (dimmable)
    • Backlighting (white LEDs only, 6000K temperature, dimmable)
    • Speaker (can play simple tunes, no DAC)
    • Real-time clock keeps track of time even when unplugged (2032 or 2025 coin cell battery required)
    • Ambient temperature sensor
    • ESD protection
    • USB C
    • 6 degree angle provided by rubber feet
    • QMK and VIA support.

      We have uploaded the EVO70 R1 aluminum case 3D models and FR4 switch plate and base to Thingiverse and GitHub to make it easy to view and customize the keyboard case design.