Keyboard

Today we're taking a look at the Attack X3 mechanical gaming keyboard and the 450M optical gaming mouse from Cougar. The Attack X3 is an advanced, programmable mechanical keyboard without many extra functions and RGB lighting, while the 450M is a relatively simple programmable mouse with a high precision optical sensor. Both products are aiming at the center of the gamers market, targeting those that do want advanced and high quality products but are also considerate of their budgets. Of all the peripherals we look at, those meant for the "average gamer" are perhaps the most interesting. Unlike flagship products where pricing is rarely a concern and virtually every feature can be (and is) added, for products aimed at the mass market manufacturers need to...

Logitech Announces G610 Orion Brown And G610 Orion Red Mechanical Keyboards

Today Logitech unveiled two new mechanical keyboards under their G branding, with the G610 Orion Brown and G610 Orion Red. As I’m sure many of you have already guessed...

21 by Brett Howse on 3/17/2016

The Corsair Strafe RGB Mechanical Keyboard Review with MX Silent (Red) Switches

Cherry's MX Silent switches are making their debut on the Corsair Strafe RGB gaming mechanical keyboard. Corsair has the exclusive on the MX Silent for the first year, and...

56 by E. Fylladitakis on 3/15/2016

The Zalman ZM-K700M Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

Zalman joins the market of mechanical gaming keyboards with the ZM-K700M, a keyboard based on Cherry MX switches and with white backlighting. The primary difference between this keyboard and...

26 by E. Fylladitakis on 2/3/2016

Das Keyboard Unveils Its First Gaming Peripherals

The Das Keyboard trademark is best known for mechanical keyboards designed for the combination enthusiast and professional. For many years Metadot, the owner of the brand, has been going...

23 by Anton Shilov on 1/28/2016

The Cherry MX Board 6.0 Mechanical Keyboard Review

We frequently review mechanical keyboards here in AnandTech. Over half of them come with mechanical switches from Cherry, and for good reason. If you are keeping track of our...

72 by E. Fylladitakis on 1/27/2016

The Razer DeathStalker Chroma Gaming Keyboard Review

Mechanical keyboards are all the rage among enthusiasts nowadays, with most of them offering advanced features such as fully programmable keys and RGB lighting. However, there are also those...

53 by E. Fylladitakis on 12/7/2015

Apple Updates Their iMac Peripherals

In addition to introducing a new 21.5" iMac with 4K Retina display and an upgraded 27" iMac with 5K Retina display, Apple also announced some interesting improvements to their...

68 by Brandon Chester on 10/13/2015

Corsair and Cherry Introduce New, Quieter Mechanical Keyboard Switches

After languishing in relative obscurity for a few decades, mechanical keyboards have exploded in popularity in recent years. Almost every maker of input devices for computers has joined the...

32 by Billy Tallis on 8/6/2015

The Origin PC BlackWidow Chroma Mechanical Keyboard Review

Most of our US and Canada based readers that are involved with PC gaming are highly likely to have heard of ORIGIN PC, the company that specializes on building...

44 by E. Fylladitakis on 8/6/2015

The Corsair STRAFE Mechanical Keyboard Review

Corsair just released a new mechanical motherboard, the STRAFE, bringing cost-effectiveness to gamers who want the versatility of an advanced programmable keyboard but do not need the RGB lighting...

53 by E. Fylladitakis on 7/15/2015

The Cougar 600K Mechanical Keyboard & 600M Gaming Mouse Review

Our first encounter with Cougar's peripherals was just a few months ago, when we reviewed the flagship keyboard and mouse, the 700K and 700M. The 700K and the 700M...

25 by E. Fylladitakis on 6/19/2015

Cougar Computex 2015 Booth Tour: $60 Hybrid Mechanical Keyboard

Every time I go to a trade show I come back with at least one or two highlights that really impressed me. At this year's Computex one of my...

20 by Kristian Vättö on 6/9/2015

Thermaltake Computex 2015 Booth Tour

Winner of Thermaltake's modding contest As E., our case, cooling and peripheral editor, wasn't at Computex this year, I had the opportunity of meeting with most of the companies to...

20 by Kristian Vättö on 6/9/2015

Interacting with HTPCs: Logitech and Perixx Options Reviewed

We have reviewed a number of HTPC keyboards from vendors such as IOGEAR, SIIG and Adesso in our 'Interacting with HTPCs' series. All of them were compared with the...

76 by Ganesh T S on 5/11/2015

The Tesoro Lobera Supreme Mechanical Keyboard Capsule Review

In this capsule review we are having a look at Tesoro's most popular mechanical gaming keyboard, the Lobera Supreme. Tesoro's offering comes with a futuristic design and interesting features...

27 by E. Fylladitakis on 4/30/2015

Razer Launches The BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma Keyboard

Razer’s latest mechanical keyboard is a new Tournament edition of their BlackWidow keyboard (see our review of the pre-chroma version here). The BlackWidow is a fully mechanical keyboard with...

23 by Brett Howse on 4/16/2015

Cougar 700K Mechanical Keyboard & 700M Gaming Mouse Review

Cougar was founded in Germany over seven years ago, with an initial focus on computer power supplies and cases. More recently, the company has diversified into the gaming peripherals...

23 by E. Fylladitakis on 2/23/2015

SteelSeries CES: APEX M800 QS1 Mechanical Switch and Sentry Eye Tracker

SteelSeries is best known for their keyboards, with MSI using SteelSeries designed keyboards in their gaming laptops for quite a few years now. They have a variety of other...

9 by Jarred Walton on 1/14/2015

Monoprice at CES: 30-inch IPS with "Guaranteed" 120Hz and a Mechanical RGB Keyboard

Over the past year or two one of the hot subjects with displays among enthusiasts has been overclocking them to drive the panel at higher refresh rates. We've seen...

37 by Jarred Walton on 1/14/2015

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