New MacBook Pro keyboard design may fix dust problems after all

New key membranes aren’t just for keeping typing noise to a minimum.

While Apple’s redesigned keyboards in the new MacBook Pro models are made to be quieter, they also appear to be designed to prevent another problem. According to a document sent to Apple Authorized Service Providers and obtained by MacRumors, the new keys have a “membrane” underneath that helps “prevent debris” from getting into the butterfly mechanism.

Source: New MacBook Pro keyboard design may fix dust problems after all

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