Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.
Accessories for computers are very diverse in functionality, additional functions, quality, durability, etc. All this is in the same, if not more so, concerns keyboards. They differ in size, number of keys, their shape and travel, connection interface, as well as design features. One of the most spectacular and literally mesmerizing such designs is backlighting. Without such a solution, a gaming computer or laptop is practically unthinkable. It is these keyboards, or rather the best of them, that our today's rating review from.
- Ranking of the best backlit keyboards
- Corsair Gaming K70 LUX RGB Cherry MX RGB Red Black USB
- Logitech Craft Advanced keyboard Gray Bluetooth
- Logitech G G810 ORION SPECTRUM Black USB
- Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 Black USB
- COUGAR Vantar Black USB
- A4Tech Bloody B805 Black USB
- Genius Scorpion K9 Black USB
Ranking of the best backlit keyboards
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|Ranking of the best backlit keyboards||1||Corsair Gaming K70 LUX RGB Cherry MX RGB Red Black USB||RUB 11,990|
|2||Logitech Craft Advanced keyboard Gray Bluetooth||RUB 10,690|
|3||Logitech G G810 ORION SPECTRUM Black USB||8 600 RUB|
|4||Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 Black USB||6 620 RUB|
|5||COUGAR Vantar Black USB||RUB 2,590|
|6||A4Tech Bloody B805 Black USB||RUB 3,065|
|7||Genius Scorpion K9 Black USB||RUB 1,306|
Corsair Gaming K70 LUX RGB Cherry MX RGB Red Black USB
We will first take a look at the Corsair K70 LUX RGB Cherry MX gaming keyboard. Already in its nomenclature, the abbreviation RGB is indicated, indicating that the accessory can smoothly shimmer with all the colors of the rainbow in a wide range with a minimum step.
This keyboard belongs to the category of gaming and is designed for desktop PCs. Wired connection, USB 2.0. Made in a classic design with a black case. Case material – plastic. Its linear dimensions are 436x38x165 mm, weight – 1200 g.
The set of keys includes a standard QWERTY-set, plus a number pad on the right, and seven additional keys. The total number of keys is 111. The keys themselves are of a mechanical type with a clear stroke, which is important for sophisticated players.
Now for the backlight. This model has a full-fledged RGB backlight with the possibility of zonal adjustment of the illumination of individual areas.
In addition to everything, the keyboard contains additional USB ports, so it can work as a full-fledged USB hub.
- full-fledged RGB backlighting with dynamic change of three zones;
- the presence of a digital block;
- palm rest;
- mechanical keys.
- flimsy cap construction.
Logitech Craft Advanced keyboard Gray Bluetooth
This model in our rating, although not a game one, is comparable in cost to the previous model, and in some places even higher. It's all about ergonomics, convenience and a generally higher class of the device.
This is a classic non-gaming keyboard with island-style keys designed for use with desktop PCs. An important difference is that the device is wireless, it connects to a workstation wirelessly Bluetooth. The sensitivity range of the wireless module is up to 10 meters. It is also possible to connect the keyboard to the PC in the classic wired way – via the USB interface.
The keyboard is made in a classic plastic ultra-thin case of gray color, discreet, but original form. Dimensions – 430x32x149 mm, weight – 960 g. Type of keys – membrane. The keyboard is wide, contains a number pad and even a layout for computers Apple. There are 109 standard keys in total, and 5 additional ones.
Of the pleasant bonuses, the model contains a volume control, a scroll wheel, a data encryption function (when transmitting a signal over a wireless channel), a proximity sensor that automatically turns on the backlight when your hands approach. When connected wirelessly, the keyboard is powered by a mini-USB rechargeable Li-ion battery.
- the possibility of wireless connection;
- layout Apple as an option;
- elegant slim design;
- weighty due to the battery, which is not bad – it gives stability;
- built-in proximity sensor that turns on the backlight.
- non-functional wheel.
Logitech G G810 ORION SPECTRUM Black USB
The third item in the ranking of the best backlit keyboards according to the version is the model of the well-known brand Logitech. Formally, this model is already considered a game one, and much in its design and functions indicates this.
The dimensions of the accessory are 443x34x153 mm, the weight is quite impressive – 1180 g. Optimized for use with desktop PCs. It is connected to the computer only by wired method – via USB. Made in a 'flat' classic form factor made of black plastic.
The keyboard keys of this model are designed according to the proprietary type. It is a type of mechanical switch that does not have a pronounced click, but has enough tactile feedback for precision in tense play.
The total number of keys is 111, there is a separate numeric block. There is also a fairly functional scroll wheel. There are also 7 additional function keys on the body.
- the keys do not 'clatter';
- flexible backlight setting;
- pleasant tactile sensations;
- sometimes the software 'plugs in'.
Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 Black USB
Introducing another Logitech wireless backlit keyboard in our ranking. In this case, the accessory is already geared towards equipping laptops with its elegant ultra-thin design.
The rest is a classic keyboard with 108 keys and, accordingly, the presence of a digital block. Recharging is carried out via the micro-USB interface.
The device is made in a plastic case, predominantly black. The keys are built on the basis of a scissor mechanism. In addition to the basic set, there are 4 additional function keys.
The keyboard can hold a charge for up to 10 days of intensive use.
- 4 degrees of brightness and smooth backlight fading;
- up to 10 days keeps autonomy;
- relatively easily soiled plastic.
COUGAR Vantar Black USB
Another keyboard model with a variety of backlighting is Vantar Black from COUGAR. What else pleases in this solution is the quite affordable price, unlike the first models from our rating.
The keyboard is positioned by the manufacturer as a gaming keyboard, although there are no pronounced features, except for the presence of bright multivariate backlighting. The accessory is designed for use with personal computers. Connection – wired via a standard USB interface.
The keyboard itself is made in an ultra-thin plastic case of the classic rectangular type in black. Dimensions – 445x20x132 mm, weight – 800 g. The construction of the keys is scissor, the shape is island. The set of keys is extended, there is a separate numeric block.
As for the backlighting of the keys, it supports as many as eight modes of hues and brightness.
- ultra-thin elegant design;
- quiet key travel;
- island keys;
- poorly expressed playful orientation.
- slightly uneven backlighting.
A4Tech Bloody B805 Black USB
The penultimate number in our rating of keyboards is a bright solution from A4Tech, in which the gaming theme is clearly guessed. The keyboard itself is also positioned by the manufacturer as a gaming keyboard. Optimized for use with a desktop computer.
The dimensions of the accessory are 444x37x132 mm. Made in a rather expressive plastic case with a characteristic predatory 'acid' backlight. Connects to a computer via a standard USB interface.
The keyboard is full-sized, classic in shape, contains a number pad. There are 104 keys in total.
- affordable price;
- mass brand;
- great service;
- you can adjust the brightness of the backlight.
- only one highlight shade.
Genius Scorpion K9 Black USB
And the rating of the best backlit keyboards according to the version of the model of another famous world brand, Genius, ends. This is a keyboard with a futuristic shape, the gamer specialization of which is beyond doubt.
The accessory is designed to work with desktop PCs. Its dimensions are 465x30x192 mm. Made in a high-quality black plastic case.
The keyboard is full-size, with a digital block. The type of keys is membrane. There are 118 main keys, 14 additional keys. As a convenient addition, the volume control is located on the keyboard body.
- extremely favorable price / functionality ratio;
- hardy and 'unkillable';
- affordable price;
- good, comfortable and distinct key travel.
- static backlight (only brightness changes).
Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.