With the advent of technology, gaming systems have also improved significantly. At the same time, millions of avid video gamers worldwide are ditching their traditional office keyboards for advanced gaming ones for several reasons. Gaming keyboards, for instance, are ergonomic and orient hands comfortably when gaming. They are also technologically advanced with quality parts, and have responsive designs with durable smooth beveled keys that eliminate the hassle of video gaming. For the best experience, however, the 10 best keyboards to purchase in 2015 are:
- 10. Ducky DKSH1408SD Gaming Keyboard
- 9. Corsair STRAFE CH-9000088-NA Gaming Laptop
- 8. Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E.TE Gaming Keyboard
- 7. SteelSeries Apex M800 Gaming Keyboard
- 6. Razer BlackWidow Chroma Gaming Keyboard
- 5. ROCCAT RYOS MK Pro Gaming Keyboard
- 4. Logitech G710 Gaming Keyboard
- 3. Cooler Master SGK-4060-KKCL1-US QuickFire XTi Gaming Keyboard
- 2. Logitech G910 Orion Spark Gaming Keyboard
- 1. Corsair Gaming K95 Gaming Keyboard
10. Ducky DKSH1408SD Gaming Keyboard
Featuring an ergonomic PCB design with a stylish dual LED color technology, Ducky DKSH1408SD is an innovative switch dual mechanical keyboard that works well for both novice and experience gamers. This gaming keyboard is durable, has 108 well-built keys, and 11 distinct lighting mode that you can choose to reflect your mood or to match the type pf game that you are playing. Its Cherry-MX Blue German made blue switches work quite perfectly. Its plug and use design is innovative, while its removable rubber feet improve stability and functionality on all surfaces.
9. Corsair STRAFE CH-9000088-NA Gaming Laptop
Corsair STRAFE CH-9000088-NA is a red, Cherry-MX-themed mechanical gaming keyboard with a standard yet ergonomic design. It is affordable, has sensitive and smooth rolling keys that give users a competitive advantage, and has a dynamic back-lighting system that not only boosts its aesthetic value, but also functionality at night. This keyboard is programmable. It also has a well-positioned USB pass through port that guarantees uninterrupted game play, and 100% anti-ghosting gaming grade circuity with a 104-key rollover. Users also receive a two-year limited manufacturer’s warranty with every purchase.
8. Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E.TE Gaming Keyboard
Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E.TE is a tournament-edition mechanical gaming keyboard (matte-black)that guarantees a faster, comfortable, and efficient gaming experience to both professionals and novices. It is durable, 100% anti-ghosting with a 30-key rollover, and a well-designed circuitry that detects up to 30-key presses at the same time. With it, therefore, you will be able to do intricate maneuvers without lags and or sacrificing performance in any way. This keyboard also has 12 programmable keys over three modes, pre-made gaming profiles for popular titles such as Diablo and Wildstar, and durable multi-zone illumination keys.
7. SteelSeries Apex M800 Gaming Keyboard
Sought-after globally, SteelSeries Apex M800 is a competition-grade mechanical gaming laptop with durable DS1 switches that live upto a 60 million-click lifespan. Its smooth and liner design is comfortable. Its well-wired circuitry is 25 times faster than most standard models, while its low profile design guarantees quicker key presses to lower finger fatigue. User also get six dedicated quick-access macro keys, swappable rubber feet for stability and better ergonomics, and one-touch control for controlling brightness, volume, and multimedia.
6. Razer BlackWidow Chroma Gaming Keyboard
Chosen by a majority of gaming enthusiasts, Razer BlackWidow Chroma is a valuable gaming keyboard with durable Razer mechanical switches that generate a characteristic clicking sound whilst in use. It is durable, has an aesthetic Chroma back-light, and fully programmable keys with five additional gaming ones that support on-the-fly macro recording. Users also get 10 rollover keys that offer extreme anti-ghosting and convenient volume and media controls.
5. ROCCAT RYOS MK Pro Gaming Keyboard
ROCCAT RYOS MK Pro is a professional-grade mechanical game keyboard with smooth beveled keys, durable Cherry MX key switches, and an aesthetic per-key illumination that creates an elegant showpiece at night. It is programmable, durable, and has an easy shift system that transforms it into standard keyboard. It also has N-Key rollover with advanced anti-ghosting, high-powered dual 32-bit ARM Cortex processors with 2MB flash memory each, and an advanced Roccat achievement system that tracks vital statistics. Other notable features that have made it a sought-after are its smudge proof look, integrated media hub, and two high-speed USB 2.0 ports.
4. Logitech G710 Gaming Keyboard
Ranked among the top 10 best gaming keyboards in 2015, Logitech G710 is a well-made mechanical keyboard with a stylish matte black theme, high-speed tactile keys, and quiet gaming-grade switches that minimal noise distraction. It is durable, affordable, and has adjustable dual-zone back-lighting. It also has well-oriented keys, six programmable G-keys with up to 18 unique functions, and high performance gaming keys (25 rollover and 110 anti-ghosting) that work well. Logitech G710 gaming keyboard connects to computer via two convenient USB ports.
3. Cooler Master SGK-4060-KKCL1-US QuickFire XTi Gaming Keyboard
Cooler Master SGK-4060-KKCL1-US QuickFire XTi is a minimalistic and sleek mechanical keyboard with and aesthetic multi-colored back-light. Its heavyweight build is durable. It has programmable keys, an on-board memory function that remembers settings, and keys with Cherry MX switches supporting millions of key strokes over their lifetime. Users also get a detachable cable with a 180-degree management system, luxurious UV cap coating that minimize friction, and a 100% anti-ghosting feature with up to 104 USB rollover keys.
2. Logitech G910 Orion Spark Gaming Keyboard
Considered the world’s fastest gaming keyboard, Logitech G910 Orion Spark is a novel RGB mechanical keyboard with durable Romer-G switches that offer up to 25% faster accentuation. It is durable, has customizable illumination, and a sturdy design that offers valuable service for years. Its programmable keys are easy to set up, while its dedicated media control, and built-in smartphone and Arx Control App dock ranks it among the most advanced in this niche.
1. Corsair Gaming K95 Gaming Keyboard
Top on our list, Corsair Gaming K95 is a RGB LED back-lit mechanical gaming keyboard with a stylish Cherry MX red theme. This gaming keyboard is durable, has 100% mechanical switches, and 18 G-keys with 108 macros for faster and enjoyable gaming. Its per key multi-colored system is scintillating, while its aircraft grade brushed aluminum body is durable, and built to resist dents, scratches, and damage.