Today in Cologne, Germany at Gamescom 2014, Razer revealed their latest updates for their line of peripherals. Launching with a new feature dubbed Chroma, Razer announced three updated devices for the 2015/2016 timeframe: the BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard, DeathAdder gaming mouse, and Kraken 7.1 headset. Presumably these devices will be similar to the existing line of Razer peripherals, with the key difference being Chroma, which provides customizable multi-colored backlighting. The BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard is perhaps the most eye-catching of the three, and it appears similar to Corsair's RGB-backlit K70 and K95 keyboards with per-key lighting. The difference is in the details of course, and Razer uses their own custom Green/Orange switches, so the feel will be slightly different from the Corsair models. The DeathAdder and Kraken...

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37 by Jarred Walton on 3/27/2013

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57 by Dustin Sklavos on 3/20/2013

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This January, I received an email from a company offering a new ergonomic keyboard, with the not-so-humble name of “Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard” (aka TECK), manufactured by a relatively...

123 by Jarred Walton on 3/7/2013

First Impressions: the TECK Ergonomic Mechanical Keyboard

This is my very first encounter with the “world’s first Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard”, aka the TECK. I received the keyboard today after inquiring about a review sample—the reason...

42 by Jarred Walton on 1/19/2013

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13 by Ganesh T S on 1/14/2013

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4 by Dustin Sklavos on 1/9/2013

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39 by Dustin Sklavos on 11/25/2012

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71 by Dustin Sklavos on 10/9/2012

Capsule Review: Thermaltake Meka Keyboards and Black Element Mouse

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37 by Dustin Sklavos on 6/28/2012

Pulse-Eight Motorola NYXboard Hybrid Remote Review

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23 by Ganesh T S on 4/5/2012

Capsule Review: Corsair's Vengeance K60 and K90 Keyboards

We recently re-entered the world of peripheral reviews, specifically mechanical keyboards with our brief rundown of Rosewill's RK-9000 mechanical keyboard (complete with Cherry MX Blue switches). Rosewill's design was...

124 by Dustin Sklavos on 2/18/2012

Capsule Review: Rosewill's RK-9000 Mechanical Keyboard

As enthusiasts and professionals we spend a lot of time checking out what's under the hood of the computers and devices we use, but thankfully more and more we're...

112 by Dustin Sklavos on 1/26/2012

Corsair Continues to Expand

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9 by Dustin Sklavos on 1/12/2012

Corsair Enters the Gaming Keyboard & Mouse Market with Vengeance

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47 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/16/2011

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42 by Ian Cutress on 8/5/2010

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