K65 RGB RAPIDFIRE has 100% CHERRY® MX Speed RGB switches for the world’s fastest compact mechanical keyboard performance. It’s backed by a lightweight aluminum chassis and dynamic, vibrant multi-color LED backlighting.
- Speed matters - Unleash blistering speed with the 1.2 mm mechanical actuation and durability of Gold contact Cherry MX mechanical gaming key switches. Wield the ultimate performance advantage over your opponents with light operation 45 g key switches and an actuation 40 per cent faster than standard Cherry MX Red switches.
- Powered by CUE - Intuitive and powerful Corsair Utility Engine (CUE software) enables advanced macro programming for virtually unlimited game customisation.
- Full RGB Colour Backlighting - Multi colour, per key backlighting for virtually unlimited customization
- Detachable soft-touch wrist rest - The comfort you need for marathon gaming sessions
- USB pass-through port - Positioned for uninterrupted game play and ready for your mouse or wireless headset adapter
- Dedicated multimedia controls - The control you need to adjust your audio without interrupting your game
- FPS and MOBA keycap sets - Textured and contoured keycaps provide maximum grip and enhanced feel
Does lighting really have a benefit?
For the hardcore gamer, much time is spent gaming at night, which is when the LEDs can come in handy, albeit one colour would suffice.
For the casual gamer, it may not be worth the extra cost just to flick a few lights on once in a blue moon.