Updated December 21, 2018 by Joseph Perry

The 10 Best Wrist Pads For Keyboards

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We spent 25 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. You know that fatigue you feel in your hands and arms after a long session at the computer? It could be doing permanent harm in the form of repetitive strain injury or carpal tunnel syndrome. That's why keyboard wrist rests are so important. They help you maintain good posture and support your extremities, making them less susceptible to injury. Some of our selections include a mouse pad, too. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best wrist pad for keyboards on Amazon.

10. Comfy Mee Premium

9. Exco Non Slip

8. Gimars Superfine Set

7. Grifiti Fat 14

6. Boona Wrist Set

5. Belkin WaveRest

4. Cheliz Ergonomic Support

3. Glorious Gaming Rest

2. Bailey Leather Ergonomic

1. Kensington Duo Gel

Editor's Notes

December 20, 2018:

All keyboard rests support your wrists to help prevent injury, but there are important differences in height, width, and other factors that mean they are not all created equal. Our selections zeroed in on those differences. For example, most keyboard wrist pads are made of gel or memory foam, but we found one made of neoprene that would be a good option for people who don't like the other materials.


Joseph Perry
Last updated on December 21, 2018 by Joseph Perry

An avid reader and outdoors enthusiast, Joe earned his doctorate in literary studies before making the lateral leap from academia to technical writing. He now lives and works in the inter-mountain West where he creates technical and marketing content, including white papers, solution briefs, and courseware for some of the world’s largest information technology companies. With more than 14 years of experience in the field, he has learned more than he ever thought he would know about such enterprise IT topics as cloud computing, storage, databases, business software, and networking. When he’s not writing about business computing, he can be found outdoors, probably hiking with his family and dog.


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