Mechanical keyboards quickly became a trend in the peripheral world, and they are now leaking over into the world of PC gaming with Razer's introduction of the BlackWidow Mechanical Gaming Keyboard.
Mechanical keyboards use a different technology to register key presses. Rather than using the common membrane and scissor-switch style key designs, each key uses its own mechanical switch underneath the cap to actuate the stroke. Mechanical keys require less vertical travel distance to register a press, and therefore add speed and accuracy for the touch typist.
According to Razer, it designed the BlackWidow's key architecture to deliver … Read more