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Mechanical Keyboards for Gaming

Mechanical versus Membrane

The header should be this section should be retitled “cheaper versus expensive” but there will be more on that later. Overall, if you’re browsing for a cheaper keyboard, it’s probably going to be a membrane. Membrane keyboards work via an electric current that is run through a plastic membrane; mechanical switches work because if mechanical switches beneath each key. While mechanical has a range of benefits over membrane, its biggest fault is in the price-tag itself.

If you’re serious about gaming then a mechanical keyboard is definitely your answer. Most only require half a press of the key to register a keystroke. As I mentioned in a previous paragraph, and unless your budget isn’t too restrained, a mechanical keyboard will be the cherry on your technological cake and will work wonders for your gaming productivity. Do yourself a favour and research now, not all two brands are the same and there are many choices as to what will suit you!

Virtual keyboards may also pop up on your radar. Although they look sleek and futuristic, the current technology has its limitations. The optics that they use to configure your keystrokes just aren’t developed enough as technology for the demand that gaming requires. They have their faults and can be fairly inaccurate but if you are looking for a cool, developing technology, then keep your eyes peeled for the avenues virtual keyboards may take.

Read more about Gaming Keyboards on our blog post

Check out our Mechanical Keyboard range below

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Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Brown Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-BUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
50+ in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5592
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-BUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Red Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-RUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
5 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5594
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-RUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Blue Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-CUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
6 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5593
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-CUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Silent Red Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-SUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
28 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5597
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-SUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Brown Cherry MX Switch
5 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5586
Manf Code: DKON1787ST-BUKPDAZT1

£139.99 inc vat

£116.66 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Silver Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-PUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
Ordered Upon Request More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5596
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-PUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky Ultra Violet PBT Double-shot UK Keycap Set
*Please note this is not a keyboard just the keycaps*
2 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KSA109
Manf Code: DKSA109-UKPDZZZO

£49.99 inc vat

£41.66 ex vat

 

CHERRY MX-Board 3.0 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard  Black
Brown Switch, USB 2.0 Interface - 105 Key - English (UK) - Compatible with Windows - QWERTY Keys Layout
2 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: CHE-100040
Manf Code: G80-3850LXDGB-2

£67.51

£64.79 inc vat

£53.99 ex vat

You save £2.72

Ducky White One2 Mini RGB Backlit Red Cherry MX Gaming Keyboard
German Cherry MX key switches, PBT double-shot seamless keycaps
Stock Due on 15 October More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5608
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-RUKPDWWT1

£109.99 inc vat

£91.66 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 Mini RGB Backlit Black Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Ducky One2 Mini RGB Keyboard, DKON1861ST-AUKPDAZT1, 60% Size Keyboard, UK Layout
19 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5595
Manf Code: DKON1861ST-AUKPDAZT1

£107.50 inc vat

£89.58 ex vat

 

Ducky Shine 7 RGB Backlit Brown Cherry MX Switch Gaming Keyboard
Zinc Alloy top case, three times stronger than aluminum, 3 level adjustable feet
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5570
Manf Code: DKSH1808ST-BUKPDAHT1

£169.99

£167.76 inc vat

£139.80 ex vat

You save £2.23

AORUS K9 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Full RGB Backlighting, Swappable Switches - Custom Gaming Experience
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: GIG-AORUK9
Manf Code: GK-AORUS K9-UK

£109.99 inc vat

£91.66 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Red Cherry MX Switch
10 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5588
Manf Code: DKON1787ST-RUKPDAZT1

£139.99 inc vat

£116.66 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Blue Cherry MX Switch
6 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5587
Manf Code: DKON1787ST-CUKPDAZT1

£139.99 inc vat

£116.66 ex vat

 

Thermaltake PREMIUM X1 RGB Silver Switch Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
16.8m True RGB Illumination with 12 Lighting Effects - TT X1 RGB Sync Compatible - Exclusive Smartphone Enabled Voice-Controlled AI
5 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: TT-X1RGBS
Manf Code: KB-TPX-SSBRUK-01

£119.99

£99.59 inc vat

£82.99 ex vat

You save £20.40

Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Silent Red Cherry MX Switch
4 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5591
Manf Code: DKON1787ST-SUKPDAZT1

£140.00 inc vat

£116.67 ex vat

 

Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Black Cherry MX Switch
2 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: DUC-KB5589
Manf Code: DKON1787ST-AUKPDAZT1

£139.99 inc vat

£116.66 ex vat

 

Cooler Master SK650 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Cherry MX Low Profile Red Switches, RGB Backlighting
2 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: CM-SK650
Manf Code: SK-650-GKLR1-UK

£143.99

£139.99 inc vat

£116.66 ex vat

You save £4.00

Thermaltake Premium X1 RGB Cherry MX Blue Gaming Keyboard
Detachable Wrist rest, Exclusive Smartphone Enabled Voice-Controlled AI, Intuitive RGB Lighting Control
2 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: TT-X1RGBB
Manf Code: KB-TPX-BLBRUK-01

£114.49

£99.98 inc vat

£83.32 ex vat

You save £14.51

Gigabyte AORUS K7 Gaming Keyboard
RGB fusion - Per key 16.7M customizable colours, On-the-fly multimedia and backlight control
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: GIG-AORUK7
Manf Code: GK-AORUSK7-UK

£94.22 inc vat

£78.52 ex vat

 

Cooler Master CK550 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard - Cable Connectivity - Gunmetal Black
On-the-Fly Controls, Brushaed Aluminum Design, RGB Backlighting
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: CM-100009
Manf Code: CK-550-GKGL1-UK

£74.66

£69.98 inc vat

£58.32 ex vat

You save £4.68

*B-stock item-90 days warranty*Ducky One2 TKL RGB Backlit Black Cherry MX Switch
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: B-KB5586
Manf Code: B-DKON1787ST-AUKPDAZT1

£139.99

£116.41 inc vat

£97.01 ex vat

You save £23.58

Cooler Master SK630 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Brushed Aluminum Design, Cherry MX Low Profile Switches, RGB Backlighting
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: CM-SK630
Manf Code: SK-630-GKLR1-UK

£107.99 inc vat

£89.99 ex vat

 

Corsair Mechanical Gaming Keyboard K70 LUX Red LED  Back-Lit Cherry MX Blue
100% ANTI-GHOSTING WITH 104 KEY ROLLOVER ON USB, AIRCRAFT-GRADE ANODIZED BRUSHED ALUMINUM FRAME
1 in stock More information about stock Next Day Delivery only £5.99*

Stock Code: CSR-K7LUXB
Manf Code: CH-9101021-UK

£119.99 inc vat

£99.99 ex vat

 

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