Cherry MX

There already are dozens of companies offering literally hundreds of mechanical keyboards, covering nearly all shapes and sizes. Designers try to innovate and differentiate but this becomes exceedingly difficult as the number of companies and products continue to increase while the number of the different mechanical key switches is small. Today we are having a look at the recently announced Corsair K70 RGB RAPIDFIRE and its Cherry MX RAPIDFIRE switches, a new type of switch developed for gaming and, for the time being, is exclusively available to Corsair.

Capsule Review: SteelSeries Apex M500 Gaming Mechanical Keyboard

SteelSeries is a well-known manufacturer of gaming peripherals. Despite that, until recently they offered only a handful of mechanical keyboards, and those were using proprietary switches. Today we are...

60 by E. Fylladitakis on 6/10/2016

Logitech Announces G610 Orion Brown And G610 Orion Red Mechanical Keyboards

Today Logitech unveiled two new mechanical keyboards under their G branding, with the G610 Orion Brown and G610 Orion Red. As I’m sure many of you have already guessed...

21 by Brett Howse on 3/17/2016

The Corsair Strafe RGB Mechanical Keyboard Review with MX Silent (Red) Switches

Cherry's MX Silent switches are making their debut on the Corsair Strafe RGB gaming mechanical keyboard. Corsair has the exclusive on the MX Silent for the first year, and...

56 by E. Fylladitakis on 3/15/2016

The Cherry MX Board 6.0 Mechanical Keyboard Review

We frequently review mechanical keyboards here in AnandTech. Over half of them come with mechanical switches from Cherry, and for good reason. If you are keeping track of our...

72 by E. Fylladitakis on 1/27/2016

The G.Skill KM780 Mechanical Keyboard & MX780 Gaming Mouse Review

G.Skill is entering the gaming peripherals market with a new mechanical gaming keyboard and a laser gaming mouse. The KM780 is the first keyboard with Cherry MX RGB switches...

32 by E. Fylladitakis on 11/4/2015

Corsair and Cherry Introduce New, Quieter Mechanical Keyboard Switches

After languishing in relative obscurity for a few decades, mechanical keyboards have exploded in popularity in recent years. Almost every maker of input devices for computers has joined the...

32 by Billy Tallis on 8/6/2015

MSI GT80 Titan: A Beastly Notebook with a Cherry MX Keyboard

Yesterday MSI announced their latest notebook addition, the GT80 Titan. I'm a bit unsure what to think of the notebook, but it's obviously unique in that it offers a...

34 by Jarred Walton on 10/31/2014

Massdrop Infinity: A Fully Customizable 60% Keyboard

Try this one on for size: a compact 60% keyboard with mechanical switches, with a fully customizable layout. Officially launched this past Wednesday and available as a group buy...

36 by Jarred Walton on 10/17/2014

Rosewill Apollo RK-9100 & RGB80 Mechanical Keyboards Capsule Review

Today we're looking at the two latest mechanical keyboards from Rosewill, the Apollo RK-9100 and the ten-keyless RGB80. Each targets a different group of users, but both have been...

20 by E. Fylladitakis on 9/16/2014

Corsair Vengeance K70 Keyboard Review

Mechanical keyboards are far from a new technology; they are decades old and some of the first mass produced personal computers came with mechanical keyboards back in the 1980's...

59 by E. Fylladitakis on 6/9/2014

Corsair Launches K70 and K95 Cherry MX RGB Keyboards, M65 RGB Mouse

We initially covered Corsair’s preview of their Cherry MX RGB project at CES, but today Corsair is formally announcing their Cherry MX RGB range: two mechanical keyboards and a...

24 by Ian Cutress on 6/2/2014

Hands On with Corsair at CES: RGB LED Backlit Keyboards and More

Corsair had plenty to show at their suite, but I’ll be honest: the RGB LED backlit Cherry MX switch mechanical keyboard was by far the coolest looking thing I...

14 by Jarred Walton on 1/13/2014

Corsair at CES 2014: A Mechanical Keyboard with Per-Key Full RGB, aka the MX RGB Project

In a small CES preview, Corsair have emailed us about one of their internal design projects they will be showcasing this year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

39 by Ian Cutress on 1/6/2014

Massdrop TECK Keyboard Group Buy

Earlier this year I reviewed both the TECK and ErgoDox keyboards, the latter coming via Massdrop. As I discussed in the ErgoDox review, Massdrop does a group buy of...

21 by Jarred Walton on 9/30/2013

Meet the CODE Keyboard

If you’ve been following my reviews this year, you’ve probably noticed my hunt for the perfect ergonomic keyboard. So far, I’ve been through four keyboards with mechanical switches, three...

30 by Jarred Walton on 8/28/2013

ErgoDox Review, an Ergonomic Mechanical Keyboard via Massdrop

Since the start of the year, I’ve been on something of a quest – not the quest for the Holy Grail, but rather a quest for the best ergonomic...

50 by Jarred Walton on 8/27/2013

Kinesis Advantage Review: Long-Term Evaluation

Round two of our ergonomic keyboard coverage brings us the Kinesis Advantage. Earlier this year, I reviewed the TECK—the Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard—one of the few keyboards on the...

67 by Jarred Walton on 7/2/2013

First Impressions: Kinesis Advantage Mechanical Ergonomic Keyboard

Earlier this month I posted my review of the TECK, an ergonomic keyboard with mechanical switches that’s looking to attract users interesting in a high quality, highly ergonomic offering...

38 by Jarred Walton on 3/27/2013

Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard Review: One Month with the TECK

This January, I received an email from a company offering a new ergonomic keyboard, with the not-so-humble name of “Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard” (aka TECK), manufactured by a relatively...

126 by Jarred Walton on 3/7/2013

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