Best PCBs for Tofu65 Custom Keyboard

The Best PCBs for Tofu65 Keyboard

Tofu65 is a 65% keyboard with dedicated arrow keys. Tofu65 is one of the most popular custom keyboard among mechanical custom keyboard enthusiasts. The Tofu65 has a cool design and excellent build quality and is one of the best-selling custom keyboard and has a very good reputation. When you buy Tofu65, you can freely choose the components you want to use such as PCB, Plate, Stabilizer, Switch, and Keycaps. However, many people are confused when choosing the right PCB for the Tofu65 they will order.

In this article, we want to provide a complete guide on the best PCB that you can use on your Tofu65 custom keyboard so that it is easier for you to determine which PCB is the best that you can use on your Tofu65.

4 Best PCBs for Tofu65 Custom Keyboard

The following is a list of the best PCBs you can use on your Tofu65:

  • DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB
  • KBD67 REV2
  • TADA68 PCB
  • YD68 PCB

1. DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB

Compatible with Tofu65 Acrylic and Aluminum Case

The DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB is the best PCB you can use on your Tofu65 keyboard. This PCB can be used on Tofu65 keyboards that use an acrylic case or an aluminum case.

DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB is a PCB with very complete features. This PCB supports the hot swappable switch feature that can use MX switches with 3 or 5 pins. The socket switches used are hook sockets so you can use switches such as Cherry MX, Kailh, and Gateron on this PCB. This PCB also has RGB features that can be lit individually with various animations that you can customize.

For connectivity, the DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB only supports connection via a detachable USB Type C cable and this PCB can be reprogrammed using VIA firmware. You can find this PCB on Kbdfans.

2. KBD67 REV2

Compatible with Tofu65 Acrylic and Aluminum Case

KBD67 REV2 is a standard PCB that you can use on a Tofu65 keyboard that uses an acrylic case or an aluminum case. This is a standard PCB that does not have a hot swappable switch feature so you have to solder the switch on this PCB.

KBD67 REV2 has pretty good features such as RGB underglow which can make your tofu65 keyboard light up on the side lines on the casing. For connectivity, the KBD67 REV2 only supports connection via a detachable USB Type C cable and you can reprogram this PCB using the VIA firmware. You can find this PCB at Kbdfans at a fairly affordable price.

3. TADA68 PCB

Compatible with Tofu65 Aluminum Case

The TADA68 PCB is a standard PCB that you can use on a tofu65 keyboard that uses only an aluminum case. This is a standard PCB that requires you to solder the switches when installing them on this PCB.

The TADA68 PCB doesn’t have RGB but there are LEDs that can light up statically to help light up your keyboard. This PCB only supports connection via a detachable USB Type C cable and you can reprogram this PCB using QMK firmware. You can find this PCB at Candykeys.

4. YD68 PCB

Compatible with Tofu65 Aluminum Case

YD68 PCB is a PCB with very complete features and you can use on Tofu65 keyboards that use an aluminum casing. This PCB supports the hot swappable switch feature that can use a switch with 3 or 5 pins.

YD68 PCB has a very complete connectivity options such as connection via wireless bluetooth and also via a detachable USB Type C cable and this PCB is fully reprogrammable using QMK or VIA firmware. Unfortunately the availability of this PCB is very rare and difficult to find. If it’s available, you’ll usually be able to find it on Kbdfans.

Conclusion

There are very few PCBs that can fit and definitely fit your use on the Tofu65. The DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB is the best PCB option available on the market today that you can use on your Tofu65. In addition, DZ65 RGB V3 HOT-SWAP RGB PCB is a PCB that has the most complete features compared to other PCBs. Another option is the KBD67 REV2 PCB and the TADA68 PCB which are standard PCBs which are also quite good and definitely suitable for you to use on your Tofu65 keyboard.