Install ckb-next on Nvidia Jetson


ckb-next is an open-source Linux driver for Corsair keyboards and mice.
Features include:

  • Customizable key bindings
  • Lighting and animation settings
  • Adjustable DPI for mice
  • and more!

To run: Menu -> Preferences -> ckb-next
To run in a terminal: ckb-next

DISCLAIMER: this is NOT an official Corsair product and does not come with a warranty. Also, not all Corsair products are fully supported. Use at your own risk.

Fortunately, ckb-next is very easy to install on your Nvidia Jetson in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nvidia Jetson.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install ckb-next.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Nvidia Jetpack for your specific Jetson (Jetson TX1, Jetson Nano, Jetson TX2, Jetson Xavier, or Jetson Orin).
ckb-next will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nvidia Jetson with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install ckb-next

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install ckb-next.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Tools category.

Now scroll down to find ckb-next in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install ckb-next for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at