MonsGeek M5W DIY Keyboard Kit

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SKU: 6975351384496

Color: Black
Layout: US-ANSI
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M5W keyboard on the desk

Full-sized 108-key | RGB Backlit | Aluminium Barebone

MonsGeek M5W DIY Keyboard Kit

The M5W is a full-size, south-facing aluminum keyboard with 108 keys, including dedicated function buttons and a numeric keypad. This completely barebones setup is deliberately designed to provide maximum typing convenience. Its strong aluminum construction offers durability and a premium feel, while the south-facing key arrangement improves key visibility and decreases glare, making it suitable for a wide range of lighting circumstances.

*Note: The Silver (Domestic Version) does not come with separate screw-in stabilizers.

m5w keyboard diy kit built-in 6000mAh battery

Built-in 6000mAh Battery

The M5W keyboard diy kit, with its high-capacity 6000mAh battery, allows users to type, game, or work for extended periods of time without interruption. This long battery life allows you to focus on your duties without the burden of regular recharging, resulting in a smooth and efficient user experience.

m5w keyboard diy kit south-facing PCB

South-facing PCB

The M5W keyboard diy kit has a south-facing PCB that is meant to avoid interference with Cherry profile keycaps. This deliberate design decision improves compatibility and versatility, allowing users to personalize their keyboard with a larger selection of keycap options without fear of fit or function difficulties. Whether you favor Cherry profile keycaps or another style, the south-facing PCB provides a smooth and varied typing experience.

m5w keyboard diy kit  rgb backlit

RGB Backlit

The M5W keyboard diy kit comes with approximately 18 preset backlight modes, enabling users to adjust both the brightness and the flowing speed of the lighting to suit their preferences. In addition to these presets, the M5W supports a vast array of RGB effects, offering over 16.8 million colors for ultimate customization.

For those looking for even more alternatives, the M5W will soon accept the installation of a JSON file, allowing access to a larger library of lighting effects and customizations.

m5w keyboard diy kit new silver accent

New Silver Accent

Add a touch of contemporary beauty to your keyboard. This classy accent piece is intended to improve both the appearance and feel of your keyboard, providing a sleek and attractive update

m5w keyboard diy kit n  key rollver

N-Key Rollover

With N-Key Rollover technology, you can press all keys simultaneously, and every keystroke will be accurately recorded without any ghosting.

monsgeek drive

The key/lighting effects customization can be programmed by MonsGeek driver in all three modes. In all three modes, the lighting effects can also achieve audio visualizer effects with MonsGeek driver.

m5w keyboard diy kit support multi mode

MonsGeek M5W DIY Keyboard Kit

Thanks to its multi-mode connectivity options—2.4GHz wireless, Bluetooth, and USB-C wired—you have limitless connection possibilities. It also supports simultaneous pairing with up to 3 Bluetooth devices.

2.4Ghz Wireless

M5W is equipped with a receiver that allows users to utilize the 2.4GHz wireless mode, providing low latency suitable for gaming and typing purposes.

BT 5.0

Easily connect up to 3 devices with the M5W and switch between tablets, computers, and phones using the convenient Fn+E/R/T shortcut.

USB-C Wired Mode

M5W provides an option for users who favor a USB-C wired keyboard, delivering reliable and swift response times for FPS gaming with minimal input lag.

m5w keyboard diy kit mac and windows switch

Mac and Windows System Switch

– Top: Mac (built-in power supply on)
– Middle: Default Windows (built-in power supply off)
– Bottom: Windows (built-in power supply on)

Note: The switch is located under the CAPS key

m5w keyboard diy kit  poron plate foam

PORON Plate Foam

With PORON plate foam, the M5W reduces key switch noise for a more immersive and tactile sound experience.

m5w keyboard diy kit pc plate

Polycarbonate Plate

With a clear PC plate, the M5W enhances flexibility over metal while also decreasing low-frequency resonance.

m5w keyboard diy kit plate-mount stabilizers

Plate-mounted Stabilizers

The M5W barebone incorporates purple plate-mounted stabilizers to ensure minimal keycap wobbling.

m5w keyboard diy kit internal structure

Need More Foam?

MonsGeek M5W has undergone an upgrade, transitioning to Poron case foam with superior elasticity.

*Disclaimer: Using thicker foam may reduce flex, whether to include it or not is down to your personal preference

A VHB insulation layer has been added to the bottom case in order to prevent any short-circuit issues. It’s rare for these issues to occur but we want to add extra protection.

MonsGeek M Series QC Disclaimer

Accessories to Play With

Extra teflon pads for m5w keyboard diy kit

Extra teflon pads included for users who wish to perform a force break mod.

Extra tape for m5w diy keyboard kit

Extra tape for users who wish to perform a tape mod.

custom-made foam for m5w diy keyboard kit

MonsGeek includes a default 3mm custom-made foam for a balanced feeling. Disclaimer: the foam will affect the overall sound profile and flex.

MonsGeek M5W DIY Keyboard Kit

Product specification

View more about the MonsGeek M5W DIY Keyboard Kit in the user manual.

User Manual

Gasket Mount

Case Material:

Aluminum CNC

Compatible System:

Mac & Windows


Bluetooth5.0 / 2.4GHz / USB Type-C



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