Corsair today have just announced a new addition to their mechanical gaming keyboard lineup named STRAFE. The keyboard comes with a very customizable red coloured mono-backlit backlight setup which has many preset lighting modes. It uses Cherry MX switches and will launch with red and brown switches. Featuring a new shiny black industrial design, STRAFE will be available in late June for $109.99 (₹ 7000 Aprox) with a limited 1-year warranty. There is no official confirmation on whether the keyboard would be available in India at launch.
- German-made Cherry MX red switches with gold contacts
- Fully programmable red LED backlighting
- USB pass-through port
- Textured and contoured FPS/MOBA keycaps
- 100% anti-ghosting technology with 104-key rollover
- Easy-access multimedia controls
The STRAFE mechanical gaming keyboard boasts of how the bright red backlighting can be customized to a virtually unlimited number of lighting configurations and effects. Each key can be programmed with automated macros using CUE (Corsair Utility Engine) software. Users can choose from six unique lighting effects or craft their own custom profiles and share them on corsairgaming.com.
“As a former pro gamer, I know firsthand that performance and customization matters. STRAFE, like all Corsair mechanical keyboards, features the world-leading Cherry MX gaming keys to deliver the ultimate performance and confidence when in battle,” said Jason Christian, Product Manager at Corsair. “Combined with the virtually unlimited advanced lighting and macro customization of our CUE software, STRAFE is the definitive choice for gamers dedicated to improving their game.”
The keyboard is currently on showcase at Computex 2015 in Taipei, Taiwan from June 2-5, 2015.
To learn more about STRAFE, please visit: www.corsair.com/strafe