Tesoro Excalibur RGB keyboard has 16.8 million colors

Posted on Tuesday, Nov 04 2014 @ 12:57 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Tesoro announced the Excalibur RGB, a new mechanical gaming keyboard that follows the trend of RGB LEDs with 16.8 million color options. There seem to be five LED color zones that can be configured independently, the LEDs have four-level dimming and there's also the usual breathing and color loop mode.

The keyboard features mechanical key switches from an unknown firm, with blue, black, brown and red switch options. It features N-key rollover and has 512KB onboard memory for macros.

The MSRP is 109EUR ($119).
Tesoro Technology USA Inc., a manufacturer of high-tech gaming products, today unveils the Tesoro Excalibur RGB LED backlit mechanical keyboard with a 16.8 million color palette.

16.8 Million Color Palette
Named after the legendary sword of King Arthur,Tesoro Excalibur RGB lets gamers choose virtually any backlight color, 16.8 million. The Excalibur RGB's illumination can be set to breathing mode, color loop mode and 2 gaming modes, where only gaming keys are illuminated. Additionally, there are 4 levels of LED backlighting with dimming capability.

Full N-Key Rollover/ USB 6 N-Key Rollover
The Excalibur RGB offers gamers the power of Full N-Key Rollover(NKRO) for full- anti-ghosting functionality or switchable to USB 6 N-Key Rollover. Depending on the requirements, users can press any and all keys at the same time without worrying some key may not be registered. A fast 1000Hz polling rate helps makes sure no keystroke is missed, and with instant game mode switching, users don’t have to worry about accidental key presses taking them away from the action.

512kB Onboard Memory
With 512kB of onboard memory, the Excalibur RGB allows gamers to instantly record sophisticated macros without need of external software. A user-friendly GUI allows for advanced macro settings. Personalized settings are stored in the built-in-memory allowing the keyboard to be fully synchronized for better performance and even during tournaments, where it is prohibited to install external software. Additionally, every single key is fully programmable, allowing for 5 sets of profiles, 300 macro keys and 2000 macro key presses per profile.

Built for Hard Gaming
The gaming grade mechanical switches are engineered for 60 million key strokes, and an anti-slip rubberized foot design keeps the keyboard in place during the most intense gaming.

Price and Availability
The Tesoro Excalibur RGB mechanical keyboard is now available via Tesoro Gaming USA, Newegg, Amazon, NCIX for the suggested retail price of €109, US$119.00.

  • Full Color Illumination 16.8M color
  • No missed keys with N-Key Rollover (NKRO)
  • Gaming grade mechanical switches with 60 million key strokes
  • 512kB on-board memory for macros
  • 4level LED backlighting with dimming capability
  • 5 level LED key lighting with single key illumination mode
  • Breathing and Color Loop Mode
  • Switches: Blue, Black, Brown, Red
  • Tesoro Excalibur RGB

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