Looking for a keyboard with full spectrum RGB backlit keys and a ten-keyless layout? Well Razer may have what you're looking for. They just announced the release of their BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma mechanical keyboard and it's available now.
Razer, of course, has a lot of experience in the eSports space, so this latest keyboard from the peripheral maker has many features that fit well for those who game professionally. The ten-keyless design makes for a nice portable peripheral, as does the detachable USB cord. The key mechanisms used aren't from the Cherry MX line, but rather designed and engineered by Razer themselves to be best suited to gaming.
If you're more of the hobbyist gamer, this keyboard may still intrigue you with its huge array of customization. You can define your own key zones, customize lighting effects and multiple effects layers on each zone, and basically just create your own personalized lighting display using Razer Synapse.
The Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma mechanical keyboard is available now for an MSRP of $139.99 US. You can check out the press release below for more info.
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Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma Keyboard Now Available for Purchase
The BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma keyboard is available for purchase, replete with 16.8 million customizable color options, a detachable USB cable and all the essential keys, minus the ten keys, in a sleek, compact, form factor.
The Razer BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma offers high-performance gaming features with ultimate portability. Users can define their own key zones, customize lighting effects and add multiple effects layers on each zone for a personalized lighting display using Razer Synapse.
With its myriad color options, The BlackWidow Tournament Edition Chroma also features Razer™ Mechanical Switches with optimized actuation and reset points that improve gaming performance. Engineered to have a distinct tactile feel, these keys help with faster reaction times and more precision during critical game situations. Each Razer Mechanical Switch is engineered to withstand up to 60 million keystrokes.
April 16, 2015
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Razer is a pioneer in gaming keyboard innovation. The first BlackWidow mechanical gaming keyboard was launched in 2010. It quickly became the most popular and best-selling gaming keyboard worldwide, making its mark as the primary choice for eSports athletes. Four years later, the Razer Mechanical Switch was introduced, giving the Razer BlackWidow an even greater advantage with the world’s first mechanical key designed specifically for gaming. Now with Chroma customizable backlighting, this gaming mainstay sets a new standard with individually controlled multi-color backlit keys that allow for extreme customization.
Razer™ is a world leader in connected devices and software for gamers. Razer is transforming the way people play games, engage with other gamers and identify with the gamer lifestyle. Having won the coveted “Best of CES” award consecutively for five years, the company’s leadership in product innovation continues to create new categories for the gaming community that is estimated to have over 1 billion gamers worldwide. Razer’s award-winning design and technology include an array of user interface and systems devices, voice-over IP for gamers and a cloud platform for customizing and enhancing gaming devices. Founded in 2005, Razer is backed by Intel Capital, IDG-Accel and Heliconia Capital Management (Heliconia), a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore investment company Temasek. For more information visit http://www.razerzone.com/about-razer.