Gaming keyboards are highly in demand by digital citizens at work place and for playing games,
because this includes everything that made a keyboard great. Gaming keyboards differ in terms
of different factors like price, quality and superiority. Manufacturers add some technical features
that people could not understand. Gaming keyboards are mostly mechanical, its key switches
requires a smaller amount of depression and provide fastest actions for games. In gamers
collection right gaming keyboard is an essential tool. It is like hunt, peck, and destroy. The
purpose of gaming keyboard is goes way beyond letting you hunt and peck.
Features of Gaming keyboards:
Gaming keyboards have some extra features that are rare in normal keyboards. Gaming
keyboards are manufactured by companies with gamers in mind. It often have mechanical
switches which are long-lasting and responsive as compare to membrane switches .These
features are discussed in detail below. Let’s dig a little deeper and understand how gamers benefits from it.
Backlighting is one of the distinguishing features for gaming keyboard .In low light
environments backlighting help users to type in dark. Due to backlighting visibility of the keys
become better and one can play in dark room. It is very productive to have this feature in gaming
keyboard. Gaming keyboard offers two features of backlights to its users one is lit color and
other one is RGB lighting. RGB lighting is executed in zones (three to six lighting zones,
depending on the keyboard) or for each key.
Invisibility is a time intermission between the stimulation and response. In the case of keyboards,
invisibility or response time is the time it takes from a key is pressed until the next result displays
up on the screen. Gaming keyboards have some programmable keys. These keys are very
convenient for people who play RTS (Real Time Strategy) or RPG (Role Playing Games) for
example you bind commands or even macros by using these keys. You can bind specific sequence of keys presses to one key. Then you can use command of one key instead of pressing 8 keys in a row to cast a series of spell.
Mostly mechanical switches are used in gaming keyboards. Generally, gamers preferred use of
mechanical keyboards because they offer better performance for gaming and typing.
[i2pc show_title=”false” title=”Pros & Cons” show_button=”false” pros_title=”Pros” cons_title=”Cons” ][i2pros]Have lots of hotkeys that allows controlling volumes, brightness easily.
Higher N-Key Rollover
It is quicker
It offers more durability
It provides you tactile Sensations
It has longer lifespan [/i2pros][i2cons]Highly cost due to RGB lighting
This could make noise and can distract your mind from certain work.[/i2cons][/i2pc]
The price of gaming keyboard is reasonable. Its cost of Pro Linear is $199.99, Pro Tactical is $184.45 and
TKL Pro cost is $159.99 on amazon.