The ROG Strix Flare keyboard from ASUS promises all a gamer could want – and more. With Cherry MX switches, dedicated media keys, Aura Sync RGB lighting and a removable wrist rest it certainly ticks plenty of boxes! But is it worth the £159.95 asking price?
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- Form Factor: Standard Full Size
- Key Switches: Cherry MX Brown, Red, Blue or Black
- Connectivity: Braided USB cable
- USB Pass-through Port: Yes
- Wrist Rest: Yes, Detachable
- Anti-Ghosting: Yes
- Key Rollover: Full N-Key Rollover
- Extra Keys: Media Keys, Win Lock Key, Volume Control Wheel
- LED Lighting: Per Key RGB (16.8M Colours)
- On-board Memory: Yes
- Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 7
- Colour: Steel Grey
- Dimensions: 454 x 155 x 31 mm (WxHxD)
- Weight: 1256 g
- Very attractive design.
- Fully customisable RGB lighting.
- Available with a range of Cherry MX Mechanical switches.
- Dedicated media keys on the left hand side.
- Removable wrist rest.
- Intuitive ROG Armoury software.
- Plastic body.
- High price tag.
The ROG Strix Flare is available with Red or Brown switches from Overclockers UK. It usually costs £159.95, but is currently on offer for £139.99.
KitGuru says: The ROG Strix Flare is beautiful to look at and great to use. It's almost perfect but we think a metal body would be a little more appealing at this price point.
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