Remember that keyboard when you bought your first p2 or p3 or may be p4 desktop PC and you got an old school keyboard with it. I am sure many of you does and those keyboards gave us the best experience. Now that the era has changed and there are lots of new generation games out there and accordingly our desires has also changed as there are many mechanical keyboards out there these day. In this era we always aim for the best gaming keyboard for ultimate gaming experience.
Some of you might be interested in best wireless gaming keyboard and some of you might be interested in wired gaming keyboard. Because of that we included the best mechanical gaming keyboards into our list from the best companies in the world.
You might have heard about some of the peripherals and accessories manufacturing companies like Asus, Razer and a few others for bringing great gaming accessories that lead them to the top 10 list of tech companies. The best gaming keyboards that i tracked down are also from these companies with some amazing features and specs. Let’s have a look at them in our best gaming keyboards reviews.
|Corsair Gaming K95 RGB Platinum|
|Logitech G910 Orion Spark RGB|
|SteelSeries Apex M800|
|Roccat Ryos MK Pro||Yes|
The first that comes in our list is Corsair Gaming k95 RGB platinum with awesome key features. But the keyboard is expensive as compare to other gaming keyboards in the market. Anyhow let’s jump into the Corsair Gaming RGB platinum review.
Just like gaming mice the gaming keyboard that i tracked down has customisable RGB lighting that makes it look cool when playing your favorite game. Corsair gaming K95 RGB platinum also includes media controls that are located on the top left and can be used to tweak volumes and players. Moreover, the company also included 6 programmable buttons and mechanical key switches to the gaming keyboard which is cool.
Just like your standard keyboard, Corsair Gaming k95 RGB platinum has easy USB connectivity and is able to save three profiles locally.
Speaking of its design, it’s similar to corsair k70 RGB gaming keyboard, there is no big difference. The only difference is the inclusion of programmable buttons. It comes with aluminium chassis that makes it look and feel solid. It’s designed in a way so that it can be used on desk with ease as well as on lap.
Corsair Gaming k95 RGB platinum has the super responsive keys with actuate force of 45g from 1.2mm that gives an ultimate gaming experience. The keys are not actually suitable for office use as these are loud enough to disturb your mates around. if you’re a gaming enthusiast and love playing your favorite games at home, it’s the best choice for you. May be you’re a FPS shooter or dota 2 player, with Cherry MX Speed mechanical key, programmable buttons and ultimate performance, it’ll give you the best gaming experience.
As i mentioned earlier Corsair Gaming k95 RGB platinum is expensive mechanical keyboard out there, but it’s the best gaming keyboard that offers you the best features and i think it’s worth it.
- Super responsive buttons.
- Loaded with more features that are required for gaming.
- Easy connectivity with computer.
- Fantastic performance.
- Expensive than other gaming keyboards.
2. Logitech G910 Orion Spark RGB – Best Gaming Keyboard With Smartphone Dock
Logitech peripherals are awesome and there’s no doubt in it. This time i added Logitech G910 orion spark RGB best gaming keyboard to our list, Not because it’s from Logitech, but because of its outstanding features. So without wasting further time let’s get straight in the Logitech G910 orion spark RGB review.
The best thing about this gaming mouse i liked about this best gaming keyboard is that there are marks on the buttons to keep track of the gaming commands. It comes with more LED colors. You won’t believe there are around 16.8 million customisable colors. The buttons are smooth to press and the keyboard is easy to use.
Moreover, G910 orion spark RGB has 9 programmable buttons with illumination RGB which is great. The best thing is, it has also media controls with the of that you can adjust volume, play, pause or mute your favorite game.
G910 orion spark RGB also comes with an app named as Apx control app that can be used in your smartphone or tablet to look through the inner functionalities of the Keyboard system.
Speaking of its design, as you can see in the picture the device has awesome design. The Logitech G910 orion spark RGB follows a black color and the LED lighting adds more beauty to it. Comes with a rest pad that makes it more comfortable. The gaming keyboard is 19.9 x 8.3 inches in dimensions.
The bad thing about G910 orion spark RGB is that is it has more robust lighting options.
Overall G910 orion spark RGB is the best gaming keyboard with all the features that you need for gaming. It’s a best choice for games like Dota 2, call of duty type games and more.
- Easy to use.
- Beautiful and attractive design.
- outstanding performance.
- More robust lighting options.
The next that comes in our list is steelseries apex m800. The best customizable mechanical gaming keyboard with great features and design. The gaming keyboard that i added into our list is expensive. However, there are also other steelseries apex keyboards that are cheap in price. But the more features the gaming keyboard has the more it’s expensive right? Anyhow let’s get into steelseries apex m800 review.
Steelseries apex m800 is the best gaming keyboard with low profile keys with smaller and comfortable design. The gaming keyboard comes with a convenient software that you can use in your smart phone or tablet to see the keyboard’s features properly. The steelseries apex m800 RGB back-lighting system makes it more appealing. You can even change the colors with the help of this engine 3 app.
Morover, the Apex m800 comes with QS1 mechanical switches that adds more value to this best gaming keyboard. The RGB backlight system has almost 16.7 million colors which you customize according to your desire.
However, there are also some problems with steelseries apex M800. Unlike our previous gaming keyboardsthat i reviewed , the Pex M800 doesn’t has any dedicated media buttons, low quality USB ports and is made of plastic. But overall, if we look through the performance, it has the best performance and outranks many gaming keyboards out there in the market.
- Best and competitive design.
- Awesome performance.
- Button caps are customizable.
- Great software to control color and some other features.
- Steelseries apex m800 keycaps can be changed.
- Built from plastic.
- no media buttons.
- USB ports are of low quality.
Here comes another best gaming keyboard all the way from corsair, the Corsair Gaming Strafe. The keyboard is not as expensive as the gaming keyboards that i reviewed above and offers good features and incredible design within this price. So without further ado, let’s get into corsair gaming strafe review.
Speaking of design and features, Corsair Strafe weighs only 2.9 which is extremely light. The gaming keyboard comes with great design as you can see in the picture. To see it more clear, click on the link above to have nice look at it. Anyhow, let me tell you more about its design. Corsair Strafe comes with red LED that adds more beauty to its design. The gaming keyboard has standard size with 1.57″ x 6.69″ x 17.63″ in dimensions. Moreover, the buttons are easy to and the keycups are customizable (can be changed). According to my views the design is far better than the corsair strafe RGB, you might have different perspective about it.
It’s build material is great. It’s not build from material like aluminum, but the plastic that is used in this gaming keyboard is high quality. Unlike Logitech apex M80, there are 18 dedicated macro key at the left hand side. At the top-right of Corsair Strafe gaming keyboard, you will find 2 keys that are used to adjust brightness of the LED light. The best thing is that, the macros can also be created with help of a software that comes with this best gaming keyboard. The sequence of the keys can also be controlled with the help of the Corsair Strafe software.
There is only red LED light in corsair strafe and the keyboard doesn’t have any wrist rest which are the only two let downs for the device.
Overall, it’s one of the best gaming keyboards available out there in the market. Speaking of its performance, Corsair Strafe delivers great performance having smooth buttons and every button is programmable. I would say it’s the best choice to make for gaming.
- Competitive design.
- Good performance.
- Corsair strafe software.
- Programmable buttons.
- Great build quality.
- Easy connectivity with PC.
- Cheap in price.
- Only red LED light color
- No wrist rest.
Here comes the last best gaming keyboard in our list, the Roccat Ryyos MK pro. The keyboard was launched a few years back and you might be thinking why i added that old release into our list. Some Gaming enthusiasts look for gaming keyboard that is comfortable to use, has nice features and specs. Roccat Ryyos MK pro has it all at its best. I must say the company must have put a lot of effort in building this gaming keyboard. So let’s not just waste further time and get into the Roccat Ryyos MK pro review. shou we?
First let’s have a look at the features and design of the Roccat Ryyos MK pro. The gaming keyboard comes with four key switch styles and has many programmable options, which are the features that some of you might be looking for. Just like Corsair Strafe the Roccat Ryyos MK pro doesn’t come with different back-lighting color options, but here we have only blue LED light. The device comes with built-in USB and audio pass-through connections which are other good features.
The gaming keyboard has the best design as you can see in the picture. With wrist rest you can play your favorite game with comfort.
Comes with The Cherry MX Brown switches, you just need to apply 55g of weight for activation. However, you can customize the color of Cherry MX switches to blue, red and black. You don’t have to worry about the lag as the response time of Roccat Ryyos MK pro is only 1 millisecond. Moreover, just like other gaming keyboards in our list, some features can be controlled with the help of Roccat Ryyos MK pro software.
The MX pro is compatible with operating systems like windows(vista/7/8/10). You can’t use it for operating systems like Linux and MAC as the Roccat Ryyos MK pro drivers are not compatible with these system.
The built quality of the Roccat Ryyos MK pro is good, but problem is that the keyboard seems a bit sticky that leads to catching dust and leaving finger prints and the wrist rest is not removable.
Overall, the performance of the Roccat Ryyos MK pro is great. It has awesome design and is comfortable to use. Roccat Ryyos MK pro keys are smooth and responsive. In short, it’s one of the best gaming keyboards in the market designed for gaming enthusiasts. If you’re in search of best gaming keyboard, Roccat Ryyos MK pro is the best option.
- The gaming keyboard comes with Cherry MX switches.
- The keyboard has low response time.
- Comfortable to use.
- Outstanding performance.
- Non removable wrist rest.
Best Gaming Keyboards 2017
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