Oh boy, yet another hardware maker enters the input device market. Kingston just introduced its CES 2017 lineup and it includes two gaming keyboards, a gaming mouse, its most advanced headset to date as well as DDR4 memory with RGB LEDs.
ALLOY RGB Gaming Keyboard – Featuring a completely new keyboard design with 16M LED colors and dedicated media keys, the premium HyperX Alloy RGB keyboard offers gamers dynamic lighting profiles and control. The new ALLOY RGB keyboard will allow gamers to customize and control the key color settings and includes an alloy metal frame for durability.
Pulsefire Gaming Mouse – Designed for professional gamers, the first HyperX mouse includes an optical gaming sensor with four preset DPI settings with LED indicators (400/800/1600/3200). You can change settings without the need for software, and Pulsefire delivers the features gamers are seeking at a surprisingly affordable price point.
ALLOY FPS Red or Brown Gaming Keyboards – The new HyperX ALLOY FPS mechanical gaming keyboard with a Cherry MX Brown or Red switch option features a full-sized steel alloy frame with a space-saving layout, allowing gamers to maximize desktop space for FPS mouse movement. Gamers now have two new switch options and textured red WASD keys for the tactile feel and performance needed for FPS gaming. The keyboard also offers dynamic red LED lighting profiles without the need for software. Including a removable cable and storage bag, the compact keyboard is perfect for gamers on the go.
Cloud Revolver S - The most advanced HyperX headset to date, the Revolver S offers plug-and-play Dolby 7.1 Surround Sound. HyperX has added Dolby Headphone technology into a new USB dongle that delivers immersive audio with the push of a button. Cloud Revolver S is designed for comfort and competitive performance with crisp sound and wide soundstage for CS:GO, FPS and 3D games. A full version of the Cloud Revolver S press release can be found here.
HyperX Predator DDR4 LED Memory – HyperX will debut its first DDR4 Modules with RGB lighting capabilities. HyperX Predator DDR4 LED memory includes RGB lighting that can be paired with motherboards that have RGB control technologies such as Asus Aura Sync, Gigabyte RGB Fusion or MSI Mystic Light Sync. This is an early showing of the product and is subject to change.
The Alloy FPS Red and Brown keyboards will start shipping this month for $99.99, all other products arrive at a later date. The Alloy RGB keyboard for example is slated for Q3 2017 with an unknown price, the Pulsefire Mouse should arrive in April for $49.99, the Cloud Revolver S is planned for March for $149.99 and the DDR4 modules with RGB LEDs are scheduled for a launch in the second half of the year.