Corsair is one of the best and famous computer accessories manufacturers out there. We have covered several Corsair products in the past, like the Corsair Zeus Wireless Mouse, a wireless gaming mouse that had a Qi-enabled mousepad capable of charging the mouse while being used. Today we are here with the news of an another Corsair branded gaming product, specifically the brand new Corsair K68 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard.
The main highlight of the Corsair K68 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is the Cherry MX Red switches that are featured on the keyboard. Not only the keys are backlit in red color on the keyboard, but the latest innovative design offers a very responsive, smooth and comfortable experience, which is very important for the K68 as it is a keyboard specially designed for gamers. Other advantages of the Cherry MX Red switches include anti-ghosting which helps in avoiding unwanted pressing of keys and also correctly registers when multiple keystrokes are made.
The dimensions of the Corsair K68 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard are 455mmx170mmx39mm and weigh in at 1.12 kilograms. The overall design of the Corsair K68 is very simple yet elegant. The palm rest of the keyboard is specially designed so as to provide maximum comfort when gaming or working intensively with the keyboard.
The keyboard is compatible with the Utility Engine from Corsair which helps in adjusting the lighting effects of the keyboard dynamically and also helps in macro programming. The keyboard also features keys dedicated for multimedia and volume functions thus helping you adjust basic actions with ease. The keyboard also features a lock-mode for the Windows key which can help avoid accidental pressing of the Windows key and also the Context Menu key.
The Corsair K68 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard has a price tag of £99.99 which translates to around $130. The product is currently available online to purchase from the official Corsair website.