MSI has today teased a new mechanical gaming keyboard it will soon be launching in the form of the MSI GK-701 which offers a RGB input device with a standard 104-keyset featuring Cherry MX Speed Silver mechanical switches with RGB LED lighting.
The lighting effects of the mechanical gaming keyboard can be controlled using the MSI Mystic Light RGB software which comes with the hardware.
MSI has also included hotkeys that set LED lighting and colour from across a 16.7 million colour palette on-the-fly, as well as some creative lighting effect presets which you can use straight out of the box.
• Cherry MX SPEED RGB Silver Switches
• RGB LED Backlight
• Windows Key Lock
• N-Key Rollover
• Multimedia Hotkeys
• Anti-slip Rubber Feet
• Ergonomic Design
• Braided Wire & Gold-plated Connector
– Extreme long life 50 MILLION KEY PRESSES
– Actuation force: 45g
– Travel distance: 3.4mm to the bottom
– Pre-travel: 1.2mm to actuation point
– Gold plated makes the switch more durable
Built on the popular Cherry MX SPEED RGB Silver switches, the MSI GK-701 RGB provides superb feedback and sensitive key responsiveness. In order to deliver the highest quality standards in keyboards, each key on the MSI GK-701 RGB is created with precision laser etching for extra resistance to wear and uses 18K gold plating to increase the stability while N-key rollover makes sure that every key-press registers.
Unfortunately no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet by MSI for the new gaming keyboard, but as soon as information comes to light we will keep you updated as always.