If you’re a gamer, you may have spent a hefty amount on a graphics card, headphones, and even a mouse, but it would be a shame if you didn’t have the right gaming keyboard to complement your war machine.

Some people have their own preferences when it comes to using a keyboard, but they’re usually not as particular as gamers. So, if you are a gamer, please read this article carefully because it could be a matter of life and death… In-game of course.

1. Razer Blackwidow Chroma V2
Best mechanical gaming keyboard with macro keys
Price from RM598.00

Razer Inc is a market leader in the computer gaming industry with its array of gaming hardware, you’d probably instantly recognize its iconic logo design. The Chroma V2 is an outstanding product in the Blackwidow series of gaming keyboards especially with its Razer Mechanical Switch which lets gamers truly bring out their skills.

The Chroma V2 has programmable backlit keys with up to 16.8 million color combinations to enhance your gaming experience. Enjoy up to 80 million keystrokes because this mechanical keyboard is engineered with durability in mind.

2. Logitech G613
Best wireless gaming keyboard for Mac
Price from RM445.00

The Logitech G613 is a wireless mechanical keyboard which connects via Bluetooth and is compatible with Bluetooth enabled devices with Windows 8 or later, Mac OS X 10.10 or later, Chrome OS, Android 3.2 or later. It operates on two 2A batteries with a battery life of approximately 18 months.

This keyboard is just about having the best of both worlds, having the freedom of a wireless keyboard and the high performance of mechanical switches. You can expect a fast response with its 1 millisecond report rate.The G613 comes with 6 programmable keys and it can also connect to multiple devices, these features that will certainly make gaming easier.

3. Corsair Strafe RGB Cherry MX Silent
Best silent gaming keyboard - good for FPS games like CS:GO & Overwatch
Price from RM568.90

The world’s very first fully integrated noise reduction mechanical gaming keyboard, the Cherry MX Silent boasts to be ultra-quiet so that your surroundings will not be disturbed when you play. Being 30% more quiet than regular mechanical keyboards does not mean that its responsiveness is being compromised, the Cherry MX Silent is just as fast and accurate, if not more.

The multi-color dynamic RGB backlighting immerses you in the game and brings out the true fighter in your CS:GO or other FPS games.Oh, and there’s a detachable soft-touch wrist rest in this fully reprogrammable gaming keyboard too.

4. AULA RGB Keyboard
Best LED gaming keyboard ideal for League of Legends
Price from RM141.55

Want a gaming keyboard with LED backlighting to brighten up your League of Legends or other games? The AULA RGB keyboard will surely lift the spirit in the game with its beautiful blend of colors coming from under the keys. The metal panel and design give you the confidence and assurance that this product is durable. 

With a lifespan of up to 60 million keystrokes and other features like auxiliary adjustable brackets to tilt the keyboard to a perfect angle, the makers of this product want you to have a carefree and comfortable gaming session.

5. AVF Gaming Freak 4S RGB Plunger
Best budget plunger gaming keyboard
Price from RM99.00

Having a keyboard with plunger switch technology means that you have the smooth functions of a mechanical one, but with a lower level of noise. The 4S RGB keyboard also comes with adjustable LED lighting effects to suit your mood while gaming.

With 26 anti-ghosting keys, you need not worry about not being able to select your favorite combo keys while playing. This affordable gaming keyboard is indeed the best value for money.

6. Razer Ornata Expert
Best ergonomic gaming keyboard
Price from RM339.00

If you already have the right gaming mouse, the next thing is to get the right gaming keyboard and you’ll have the game under your control. The Ornata Expert comes with Razer Mecha-Membrane features; the benefits of membrane rubber domes and mechanical switches that give you the best comfort along with tactility.

Have your wrists resting perfectly on the ergonomic wrist-rest while your fingers hover across the mid-height keycaps. Don’t worry about nonfunctioning key combinations with the anti-ghosting features for up to 10 simultaneous presses. Enjoy dynamic lighting effects with the individually backlit keys when you’re gaming with the Razer Ornata Expert.

7. Dell Alienware AW568
Best gaming keyboard with RGB lighting system
Price from RM348.00

This keyboard brings out otherworldly beauty through its iconic design while keeping its simplicity. But don’t let its simplicity fool you, the keypresses of the AW568 are incredibly accurate. So now you can immerse yourself in a smoother, more responsive game in the digital world.

Built to last 50 million keystrokes, this product is also designed with durability in mind. Comfort is not forgotten either as it is meant for you to game for hours and hours.

8. Logitech G413
Best lightweight gaming keyboard suitable for small hands
Price from RM282.88

Looking for something not too big for the sake of convenience and space? Then the Logitech G413 is a keyboard that you should consider. This lightweight keyboard’s top case is made of aircraft grade aluminum alloy, and it comes with 2 USB ports.

Make your gaming life easier by using the customizing functions in the F1-F12 keys. Play by night kind of person? No worries, you can have a lit keyboard with lighting from its keycaps so you can always find the right keys very quickly. Additionally, the G413 has a lifespan of 70 million keystrokes.

9. Cooler Master MasterKeys Lite L
Best non-mechanical gaming keyboard
Price from RM139.00

Play with greater satisfaction because the Cooler Master MasterKeys Lite is indeed an expert at what they produce. This keyboard lets you feel like you’re using a mechanical switch and it even comes with the right amount of noise during those clicks to give you the right sensation for every press.

A great advantage of this keyboard is that it is splash-resistant, so you need not worry so much about having your beverage while you game. Other features in this RGB keyboard include anti-ghosting for up to 26 keys and dedicated media hot-keys. If you want to customize your own keycaps, you will be pleased to know that this product allows you to use 3 rd party or even 3D print your own keycaps so long as they are also compatible with Cherry MX keycaps.

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