Kingston’s HyperX brand has been aggressively expanding into the gaming peripherals market and their latest introduction is the ALLOY FPS mechanical gaming keyboard designed specifically for FPS gamers.
While many gaming keyboards go for the more “gamer” look with macro keys, LCD screens, embedded CPUs, etc., HyperX’s ALLOY FPS keeps it minimalistic by not only going with a basic full sized keyboard design, but also keeping the entire keyboard as compact as possible. According to HyperX, this “space-saving layout allowing gamers to maximize desktop real estate for FPS mouse movement.”
Despite the minimalistic [...]
High end audio maker Sennheiser is taking another bite out of the gaming headset market with the Sennheiser GSP 350.
The new Sennheiser GSP 350, designed for gamers from the ground up is the newest addition to Sennheiser’s all gaming portfolio designed to optimize the performance and experience of gamers. Previously, Sennheiser also announced the GSP300 gaming headset back in August.
“This new headset is one of the first products in our all new gaming portfolio, a range designed from the ground up to be the ultimate accessories for optimizing the performance and experience of gamers. Whether through the incredibly accurate sound [...]
Looking for a new headset, but aren’t interested in spending over $50? HyperX may have just what you’re looking for.
According to a recent announcement, HyperX is launching their new Cloud Stinger gaming headset, which will retail for just $49.99. Despite the relatively affordable pricetag, the HyperX Cloud Stinger isn’t short on features. Weighing in at just 275g, the HyperX Cloud Stinger will feature 50mm directional drivers which work alongside 90 degree rotating ear cups to provide not only comfort for long periods of gaming, but also broader and more accurate sound. Additionally, the HyperX Cloud Stinger will feature HyperX signature [...]
With game streaming now as easy as clicking a button, more and more gamers are now streaming their gameplay via services such as Twitch or YouTube. While not a requirement, many streamers also stream video of themselves while playing games and talk to their audiences in order to establish loyal viewerships.
As such, the webcam business has seen some growth among streamers and Logitech is now announcing a new webcam designed for this segment.
Appropriately called the Logitech C922 Pro Stream Webcam, the new webcam features the ability to stream and record in 1080p at 30fps or 720p at 60fps. There’s also a built in H.264 video compression engine which [...]
Razer today announced the updated Razer Kraken v2 gaming headset lineup featuring the new Razer Kraken V2 Pro and the Razer Kraken v2 7.1. The new headsets bring quite a few new features to the table, chief among them being a new custom tuned driver and an all aluminum unibody frame.
The new drivers used on the Razer Kraken V2 lineup are now custom tuned 50mm drivers which are larger than those found on previous generation Kraken headsets. The larger drivers will provide a wider frequency range and a more powerful bass response. The new Kraken V2 lineup will also feature an aluminum unibody frame which is more durable and flexible than other headset framing [...]
According to a recent announcement, Razer is adding a new DeathAdder to the family and it’s shaping up to be the best DeathAdder we’ve seen to date.
Called the Razer DeathAdder Elite, the new Razer flagship gaming mouse features Razer’s 5G Optical Sensor which tracks up to 16,000 DPI (Dots Per Inch) at 450 IPS (Inches Per Square). While the Razer DeathAdder lineup has always had fantastic sensors, Razer claims that this new sensor sets a new standard for the industry with a resolution accuracy of 99.4%, the highest ever recorded in a gaming mouse.
The Razer DeathAdder Elite will also be the first Razer mouse to feature Razer Mechanical [...]
According to a recent announcement, Logitech acquired Saitek from gaming peripherals maker Mad Catz Interactive at the tune of $13 Million cash.
Saitek, who specializes in joysticks for flight simulators, wheels for farming simulators, and racing wheels for racing simulators, is expected to be a perfect complement to Logitech’s existing gaming peripherals lineup.
Ujesh Desai, vice president and general manager of gaming at Logitech said: “We’re pleased with this tuck-in acquisition of the Saitek product portfolio. The Saitek product line complements our market-leading portfolio of Logitech G gaming products, including simulation products like [...]
Razer’s ManO’ War headset which launched back in April has quickly become one of the most popular wireless gaming headsets of this year, but for those who aren’t interested in wireless, Razer is now offering a wired option in the Razer Man O’War 7.1.
Built on the same platform as the original ManO’War, the ManO’War 7.1 utilizes powerful 50mm drivers combined with a new USB digital-to-analog converter for crisp, outstanding audio. The unit also has a retractable MEMS boom microphone which allows the microphone to be retracted out of sight when not in use.
For multiplatform gamers, the Razer ManO’War 7.1 is [...]
After recently launching their Mechanical Keybard Case for the iPad Pro using all new low profile mechanical switches, Razer recently announced the new Ornata gaming keyboard armed with Razer’s new Mecha-Membrane switches.
According to Razer, their new Mecha-Membrane switches are a hybrid between the typical membrane switch and the mechanical switch.
Designed to combine the most desirable traits of membrane rubber dome design with the merits of mechanical keyboard technology, the Razer Mecha-Membrane delivers both a soft, cushioned touch and a crisp, tactile click with each keystroke.
Along with the new [...]
If you’ve been itching to buy a Razer FireFly mousepad to spruce up your gaming environment, but aren’t interested in one with a hard surface, you may be in luck as Razer recently announced the FireFly Cloth Edition, which features a textured weave cloth surface for the perfect balance between speed and control.
Aside from the new cloth surface, the FireFly Cloth is still the same mousepad as the original FireFly we all know and love sporting all the features of a Chroma enabled device including 16.8 million color options, multiple lighting effects, and compatibility with other Chroma enabled devices.
The Razer FireFly Cloth is currently [...]