Epomaker EK98 VIA Kit


98 Keys Triple Mode Gaming Keyboard DIY Kit

  • 1800 Layout Gaming DIY Kit & VIA Programming
  • Three Modes of Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0&2.4GHz&Type-C Cable
  • Hot Swappable & South-facing LEDs
  • Gasket Mount-The Desired Structure
  • Amazing RGB Backlight Effects&&Refinedly Tuned Stabilizers





1800 Layout Gaming DIY Kit

EPOMAKER EK98 VIA kit is designed in 1800 layout. Unlike bulky full-sized layout, the 98 keys keyboard kit houses numpad area while also keep F keys row and arrow keys. This layout could be good companion for both gaming and office.

VIA Programming

EK98 VIA is an extremely powerful keyboard Kit that supports VIA programming. Furthermore, user can change the keys by VIA without re-flashing firmware. VIA software allows you to easily create macros and remap your keyboard layout to quickly access any function in any program. The changes can remain in keyboard even when keyboard is unplugged and re-plugged.

Gasket Mount-The Desired Structure

EK98 VIA is designed as a gasket-mounted keyboard kit. The typing tactile and auditory experience is further enriched in EK98 VIA with the use of Poron foams. Poron foam in our construction dampens reverberations within housing, effectively dampening resonance and allowing a cleaner sound profile. Included PC plate can best fit gasket mount compared to other more flexible plates such as steel or FR4. This adds to stability of the kit over long gaming sessions.

Three Modes of Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0&2.4GHz&Type-C Cable

Equipped with a 4000mAh large capacity battery, this keyboard Kit supports wireless and wired connections. By the wireless option, either Bluetooth (up to 5.0) or 2.4GHz can be chosen. By the wired mode, a USB-C cable is included for fast and stable transmission. Seamless switching between every device is like a piece of cake.

Hot Swappable & South-facing LEDs

EPOMAKER EK98 VIA is equipped with hot swappable PCB to ensure free replacement or change of switches. You don’t need to solder it. It is compatible with most 3 pin and 5 pin mechanical switches, such as EPOMAKER, Cherry, Gateron, AKKO, Otemu, Kailh and other MX switches and its clones. The south-facing RGB LED is designed to better illuminate the keyboard backlight from the typist’s angle. It also avoids the interference when the user install popular cherry profile keycaps.

Amazing RGB Backlight Effects&&Refinedly Tuned Stabilizers

EK98 VIA is preset with quite a few stunning RGB backlight effects. Simply press keys to switch between each other. It is easy to control light brightness and speed, so that you will make a custom keyboard. The stabilizers that come with this DIY kit are refinedly tuned to prevent rattling on large keys like spacebars and modifiers. Therefore, EK98 VIA DIY kit offers a premium stable typing experience.

USB-C wired/Wireless 2.4Ghz/Bluetooth 3.0/Bluetooth 5.0
1800 layout
Battery capacity
Stabilizer type
  • 1*Keyboard Customized Kit
  • 1*Type-C Cable
  • 1*Keycap Puller
  • 1*2.4G receiver

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Shipping & Handling

Which countries do you ship to?

We are generally able to ship to most countries via DHL Express, and many countries via Standard Shipping. You may clarify with our team to see whether Standard Shipping is available to your country.

Note: For the country of UK, India and Russia, we can only do Standard Shipping. For countries of Africa, Argentina, Hawaii, Kuwait, Mauritius, Montenegro and Sri Lanka, to name a few, we can only do Express Shipping. Click here to read our Shipping Policy.

How much does shipping cost?

We have two shipping methods - Standard Shipping and Express Shipping.

Standard Shipping Is free for most countries/areas.

Express Shipping via DHL Express is 10-40USD depending on your country. If your order is over 500USD, DHL Express Shipping is free*.

*The GK96S, SK96S, AK84S and NT68 are exceptions for free shipping.

Shipping fees exclude import taxes or processing fees that might be applicable for your country. Epomaker is not responsible for any form of such fees.

How long does it take to receive the order after it is placed?

For in-stock products, your order will be shipped within 3 working days. Customized items will take a longer time (do check in with our staff for more information). On normal non-sale days, once your parcel is shipped:

  • For Standard Shipping, it takes about 2-3 weeks for items to be delivered after it is shipped. For some countries, it might take up to 2-3 months, depending on your country and its custom procedure. The duration for transit is beyond our control. Epomaker does not arrange refunds for such cases. Please consider an upgrade to DHL Express or keep the waiting time in mind.
  • For Express Shipping, it takes about 3-7 days for items to be delivered after shipping out.

*Note: Shipping period might be affected due to festive seasons or other unforeseen circumstances.

Warranty & Returns

7-Day Return Policy

On the ground of disliking a product, you may return any non-customized and non-sales product that is sealed, within the 7 days upon receiving it. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It also must be in the original packaging.

Customized and sales products, accessories, or spare parts are excluded from the 7-day return policy. The shipping fee, handling fees, or any form of tax caused by return will NOT be refunded. Additionally, a restocking fee (35% of the item’s retail value) will be charged under this circumstance... Click here to read our full return policy.

1 Year Warranty

Epomaker offers a 1-year warranty for keyboards and DIY kits, and offers a 6-month warranty for keycap sets and cases (e.g the case-only product sold separately). Batteries will be covered by the 3-month warranty. Accessories such as keycap pullers, switch pullers, free spare keycaps, cables etc., are excluded from the warranty. To claim for a warranty or confirm whether your product is eligible for return/warranty, please kindly contact us via support@epomaker.com.

The warranty does not extend to any product whose serial number has been defaced or altered, just as the warranty will cease if you make modifications in the software not authorized by Epomaker. Click here to read our full Warranty Policy.

48 Working Hours response to Support Inqueries.

For items that are damaged, incorrect, or faulty upon delivery, you must contact support@epomaker.com within 7 days upon delivery. You need to provide any solid proof of the problem you come across. Epomaker will help you identify the problem, and may cover the shipping cost according to the agreed amount. Please kindly note that a shipping fee that is extremely higher than the 15% of product value is non-refundable. The shipping fee won’t be refunded if the product is not with any manufacturer defects.

Product Questions

How to choose different switch options?

To choose the suitable switch, it depends on the scenario you use the keyboard and your preference on the typing experience. Here is our helpful guide for your reference: View our Switch Selection Guide

Where can I find the manual/software/driver for my item?

For manuals and software, you may find it in this link: software downloads page

Are there any keyboard with layouts other than ANSI (US Layout)?

As the ANSI is one of the most popular layouts around the world, our keyboards are following this trend for now. For other layouts, we will try our best to make them available on our website in the future.

I want to make myself a DIY keyboard. Where can I find some help?

You may join our Discord to ask for assistance: Click here to Join

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