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A Split Keyboard Built For Gaming

Do you want a split keyboard that allows the hands, arms and shoulders to sit at a more natural angle while typing, or a fully-programmable gaming keyboard with extensive macro support? Kinesis, makers of the Freestyle Edge mechanical gaming keyboard, say why not both? Kinesis has been designing and manufacturing ergonomic keyboards since 1992, a couple of years before Microsoft’s Natural Keyboard came along and put curvy boards on the map. They’re the company responsible …

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A Wireless Gaming Keyboard, at Last

The good Great wireless functionality Good for both productivity and gaming First of its kind The bad Bulky design Questionable extra keys No backlighting Verdict The G613 is the very first wireless gaming keyboard from a major manufacturer, and it gets much more right than wrong. It’s no secret that I generally like Logitech gear. It’s attractive, it’s functional and it’s built to last. Sometimes, it’s even innovative. Take, for example, the Logitech G613 ($150). …

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Microsoft Confirms Xbox One Will Get Keyboard and Mouse Support | News & Opinion

But Microsoft is well aware how unbalanced this can make multiplayer gaming against players using game pads. One of the big differentiators between gaming on a PC compared to a games console is the method of input. On PC, you will more than likely be using a keyboard and mouse, while on a games console it will be a game pad. And that difference has stayed pretty much the same since games consoles were first …

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Here’s How Keyboard & Mouse Will Work on Xbox One

Xbox One users have long been asking for the console to have keyboard and mouse support in games, while Microsoft has long been saying that it will happen someday. This time, Mike Ybarra repeated that they are still working on implementing this feature and commented that they already have an idea on how it will work. During the Xbox panel in PAX West 2017, Ybarra said he is aware of people’s concerns about users who …

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Xbox One Mouse and Keyboard Support ‘Still Coming’

Xbox Director is aware of the competitive advantage of adding in the controller scheme. For a while now Microsoft has stated that they will add Mouse and Keyboard support to the Xbox One at some stage, but this news has kind of fallen flat since it was announced earlier this year. Now speaking at a PAX West panel Xbox director Mike Ybarra has reminded fans that keyboard and mouse support is ‘definitely coming.’ ‘We have to be very smart in …

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Keyboard and mouse games are coming to the Xbox soon

The saga of keyboard and mouse support for the Xbox console series is one that’s been running for years, so take these new developments in that context, but Xbox Platform CVP Mike Ybarra has hinted that Xbox games with support for the classic PC peripherals aren’t too far off. “You’ll see our first games supporting keyboard and mouse soon,” Ybarra said at PAX West, Windows Central reports. “I can’t announce what that is, but soon. …

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Xbox One Keyboard And Mouse Support “Definitely” Still Coming

For a long time now, Microsoft has said the Xbox One will add support for keyboard and mouse…eventually. Now, Xbox director Mike Ybarra has confirmed that this is still coming, and in fact, we might hear about the first supported titles quite soon. Speaking at a PAX West panel this weekend, Ybarra said keyboard and mouse support is “definitely coming,” adding that he’s aware of the concerns people have about keyboard and mouse users having …

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Logitech Releases Wireless Gaming Keyboard Alongside Mouse With New Sensor

Peripheral manufacturer Logitech is expanding its wireless gaming profile with a new mechanical keyboard in the G613 and a new mouse in the G603. Both operate on two AA batteries and use the company’s proprietary wireless technology called Lightspeed which offers a 1ms response rate. Logitech stated that the G603 mouse ($70) and G613 keyboard ($150) will release at the end of August, but you can only pre-order on the company’s website right now. G613 …

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Logitech launches high-end wireless mechanical gaming keyboard and mouse

Wireless gaming peripherals are often met with grains of skepticism. Because they ditch the cord, gamers are worried that the possibility of latency can affect performance. The belief was imbued into gamers very long ago, but wireless connectivity has improved drastically since then, and Logitech believes it’s finally time to put the myth to rest. The Logitech G603 gaming mouse and G613 mechanical gaming keyboard both have the aim of providing the same gaming experience …

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HyperX Unveil Heavy-Duty Gaming Keyboard

Kingston-owned gaming accessory brand HyperX have announced a new top-end entry in their Alloy range of mechanical keyboards designed for gaming. Branded as the Alloy Elite Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, the new keyboard features a and solid-steel frame, Cherry MX mechanical switches, more dynamic lighting effects, N-key rollover and 100% anti-ghosting. “Further raising the bar for personalisation and comfort, HyperX has kitted the Alloy Elite Keyboard out with Cherry MX mechanical switches, detachable palm rest and …

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Bloody Gaming B820R Optical Keyboard Review

Keyboards have come a long way since my early days of Doom and Wolfenstein 3D. With so introduction of everything RGB lighting, optical switches and custom macro programming it can be hard for a gamer to know where to begin in their search for their next gaming keyboard. Over the last week, I have spent some time with Bloody’s B820R Light Strike RGB Animation Gaming Keyboard. The B820R is from their premium line of keyboards …

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SteelSeries launches ‘complete package’ APEX M750 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

If you are a PC gamer and you don’t have a mechanical keyboard, you simply aren’t doing life right. Look, a truly great video game player can succeed with any properly functioning keyboard and mouse, but if you can get an edge, why not take it? A mechanical keyboard doesn’t just provide a more satisfying gaming and typing experience, but they are often built to last, making them a wise investment. Today, respected manufacturer SteelSeries launches …

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These handcrafted keycaps look like a Peter Molyneux game trapped in your keyboard

Do you reckon your keyboard’s looking a little drab? If you want something to spice your rig up that isn’t RGB lighting then take a look at the latest keycaps on offer from Jelly Key. Pretty keycaps aren’t going to be any use to you unless they’re adorning one of the best gaming keyboards out there. Get on it. Pretty is a bit of an understatement when talking about these keycaps. Self-described artisans, Vietnamese company, …

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