Top 10 Optical Mechanical Keyboard UK – PC Gaming Keyboards

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1. HyperX


Side Printed Secondary Functions,Black, HYPERX 4P5D6AA Alloy Origins 65-Mechanical Gaming Keyboard-Ultra Compact 65% Form Factor – Red Switch Linear-Double shot PBT keycaps-RGB LED Backlit

HyperX #ad - Three adjustable keyboard angles and detachable USB-C cable. Rgb backlit keys with radiant lighting effects, Advanced customization with HyperX NGENUITY software. Premium double shot PBT keycaps, HyperX mechanical switches. Functionally compact 65% form factor, Full aircraft-grade aluminium body. Game mode, and n-key rollover functionalities, 100% anti-ghosting, Multi-platform compatibility.
BrandHyperX #ad
ManufacturerHyperX #ad
Part Number4P5D6AA#ABA
Warranty2 years

2. SteelSeries


SteelSeries Apex 9 TKL, Mechanical Gaming Keyboard – Optical Switches – 2-Point Actuation – Compact Esports Tenkeyless Form Factor – Hotswappable Switches, English QWERTY Layout

SteelSeries #ad - Swappable switches — customize, upgrade, and repair your keyboard by changing the switches to your favorite stye of OptiPoint switch. Durable pbt keycaps — long-lasting and fadeproof double shot PBT keycaps provide a high-quality texture for enhanced keystroke feel as well as improved typing accuracy.

Play at the speed of light — outpace leading optical keyboards with 33% faster actuation using custom OptiPoint switches with zero debounce and a lightning-fast 02ms response time. 2-point actuation — adapt to any game by changing the registration depth from a speedy, light 1mm press to a deliberate 1.

5mm keystroke. The layout of this keyboard is English QWERTY which may differ from some of the images shown which display the American layout. Streamlined tkl form factor — play like the pros with a compact, ergonomic tenkeyless keyboard that leaves more space for broad mouse swipes.
BrandSteelSeries #ad
ManufacturerSteelSeries #ad
Height4.19 cm (1.65 Inches)
Length12.83 cm (5.05 Inches)
Width35.54 cm (13.99 Inches)
Part Number64848
Warranty2 year manufacturer

3. Razer


Onboard Memory, Razer Huntsman Mini 60% Gaming Keyboard: Fast Keyboard Switches, PBT Keycaps, Clicky Optical Switches, Mercury White, Chroma RGB Lighting

Razer #ad - Gaming mode option. Oil-resistant doubleshot pbt keycaps: Made of textured, high-grade PBT for a more durable and textured finish less prone to long-term grime buildup. Ultimate personalization & gaming immersion with razer Chroma: Fully syncs with popular games, Razer hardware, Philips Hue, and gear from 30plus partners; supports 16.

8 million colors on individually backlit keys. Fully programmable macros: razer Hypershift allows for all keys and keypress combinations to be remapped to execute complex commands. Quality, aluminum construction: Covered with a matte, aluminum top frame for increased structural integrity. Faster than legacy mechanical switches: razer optical switches use light-based actuation, registering key presses at the speed of light 30% shorter actuation distance than other clicky switches at 1. 5 mm with satisfying, clicky feedback.
BrandRazer #ad
Part NumberRZ03-03390300-R3M1

4. Razer


RGB Chroma, Integrated Hybrid Memory, Ergonomic Wrist Rest, UK Layout | Black, Razer Huntsman Elite Purple Switch, Gaming Keyboard with Opto-Mechanical Key Multi-function Numeric Button

Razer #ad - And with optical actuation providing less physical contact, you get durability of up to 100 million keystrokes. All programmable and customizable through synapse 3. Ergonomic wrist rest: the keyboard comes with a magnetic ergonomic wrist rest that snaps to fit at the front of your keyboard and is made of plush leatherette for extreme comfort.

Optical actuation: with optical actuation enabling reset and actuation at the exact same point, you rack up more keypresses at an insane speed-especially useful for gamers who need tap keys repeatedly. The new razer opto-mechanical switch: the new razer opto-mechanical switches utilize optical technology combined with a new switch design for actuation at the speed of light. Experience the familiar clicky feedback of a mechanical keyboard with no resistance during actuation, keeping every keypress super light and balanced.

Compatible devices: laptop. Multi-function digital dial: the razer huntsman elite delivers full functionality with keyboard controls for everything from brightness to volume via a programmable multi-function digital dial with three tactile media keys. Key stabilizer bar: a key stabilizer bar on the top of the switch ensures keycap motion remains level and consistent no matter which corner of the keycap you press. It also features Razer Chroma enabled under low lighting to fully complement your keyboard.
BrandRazer #ad
ManufacturerRazer #ad
Part NumberRZ03-01870300-R3W1
WarrantyManufacturer Warranty of 24 months after purchase

5. Razer


Ergonomic Wrist Rest, Dedicated Media Keys & Dial, Doubleshot PBT Keycaps, Razer Huntsman V2 Optical Gaming Keyboard: Fastest Linear Optical Switches Gen-2 w/Sound Dampeners & 8000Hz Polling Rate

Razer #ad - Hybrid on-board memory and cloud storage: be match-ready regardless of the situation when you can save and activate up to 5 on-board memory profiles, while building a library of macros and settings to call upon with cloud storage. Sound dampening foam: added for improved acoustics, the keyboard has a layer of special foam inside its casing which absorbs any pinging noises that might occur when the keys are bottomed out.

Doubleshot pbt keycaps: harder and more durable than regular keycaps, these won’t wear down to a shiny finish and have labels which will never fade thanks to their doubleshot molding process. Multi-function digital dial and 4 media keys: Configure them to pause, play, skip and tweak everything from brightness to volume—the ultimate convenience for enjoying your entertainment.

Razer linear optical switches gen-2: improved with sound dampeners for an even quieter typing experience, the smooth, consistent switches are now also more responsive with up to true 8000Hz polling rate for lower input latency. Ergonomic wrist rest: the sturdy wrist support perfectly aligns to the keyboard to relieve pressure on your wrists and feel less fatigued when gaming over long periods.
BrandRazer #ad
Weight1.52 kg (3.35 Pounds)
Part NumberRZ03-03930200-R3U1



RA03 TUF K7 PC Gaming Keyboard, 25X Faster, Magnetic Wrist Rest, IP56 Waterproof Standard, Tactile Switches, ASUS Optical-Mechanical Compact Gaming Keyboard

ASUS #ad - Ip56 specialized coating and spill resistance for extended durability. Rog armory ii software for easy customization of buttons, profiles, and adjusting performance or lighting settings. Asus aura sync rgb lighting features a nearly endless spectrum of colors with the ability to synchronize effects across an ever expanding ecosystem of AURA Sync enabled products. Frameless design with aircraft grade aluminum faceplate to withstand 100 million keystrokes. Optical mech switches deliver fast response time for light speed gaming.
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ManufacturerAsus #ad



ROG Strix Scope RX | Red Optical Mechanical Switches | USB 2.0 Passthrough | 2X Wider Ctrl Key for Greater FPS Precision | Aura Sync, Armoury Crate RGB Lighting, ASUS Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

ASUS #ad - Ready for work or play - the quick-toggle switch prepares rog strix scope rx mechanical keyboard for gaming or the daily grind, toggling the top row between Media or Function Fn key input – so it's easy to switch modes for work or play.

Rog rx red switches provide a smooth and linear feel to give you near instantaneous response the moment you strike the key. About rog rx red switch - linear and swift, testing and fine-tuning have resulted in switches with a 1. 5mm actuation point for lightning-fast inputs. International products have separate terms, including fit, and language of product, age ratings, are sold from abroad and may differ from local products, labeling or instructions. An initial force of 40g prevents accidental keystrokes, ROG RX Red Optical Mechanical Switches are the first to be developed by ROG.

Extensive research, and goes all the way up to 55g for perfect rebound feedback. The keyboard is topped with an aluminum faceplate for everyday resilience, and finished with a striking slash aesthetic for a little touch of style. Aura sync - vibrant per-key backlighting illuminates Strix Scope from top to bottom and edge to edge.
BrandASUS #ad
ManufacturerASUS #ad
Height5 cm (1.97 Inches)
Length48.03 cm (18.91 Inches)
Width19.02 cm (7.49 Inches)
Part Number192876812907

8. Razer


Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Premium Keyboard with Linear Opto-Mechanical Switches, Functional Rotary Control, Illuminated Palm Rest, RGB Chroma Lighting US Layout, Razer Huntsman Elite

Razer #ad - Maximum apm thanks to input at the speed of light: thanks to optical triggering, triggering and resetting always take place at exactly the same point, so that even more triggering processes are possible at unbelievable speed - especially useful for gamers who often have to press keys several times.

For ultimate comfort: the keyboard is equipped with an ergonomic palm rest, which docks on the front of the keyboard and ensures optimal comfort with its soft synthetic leather. For consistent and balanced triggering: A key stabilizer bar on the top of the switch ensures that the keys always move straight and consistently, no matter where they are pressed. With its own media control: the Razer huntsman elite enables direct adjustment from brightness to volume using a programmable multifunctional digital rotary control with three tactile media buttons.

And the under body lighting powered by Razer chroma always puts the keyboard in the right light. Speed ​​of light at the push of a button: The new Razer opto-mechanical switches rely on optical technology in conjunction with a new switch design to enable tripping at the speed of light.
BrandRazer #ad
ManufacturerRazer #ad
Weight1.26 kg (2.78 Pounds)
Width48.5 cm (19.09 Inches)
Part NumberRZ03-01871000-R3M1

9. Razer


TECLADO Razer Huntsman Elite

Razer #ad - Multifunctional digital dial - razer huntsman elite offers full functionality thanks to the keyboard control: from brightness to volume via the programmable multi-function digital dial with three touch multimedia buttons - all this can be programmed and adjusted with Synapse 3.

Razer optomechanical switches - razer optomechanical Switches use optical technology coupled with a switch design for a drive at light speed. Key stabilizer a key stabilizer bar on the top of the switch ensures that the key movement remains uniform and consistent regardless of the part of the key; enjoy the usual tactile response of a mechanical keyboard without resistance during the drive, preserving the ease and balance at every keystroke.

Optical drive: with an optical drive that allows drive and reset in exactly the same place, collect more keystrokes at optimal speed, very useful for players who need to press keys repeatedly. Thanks to optical drive with less physical contact, you get a service life of up to 100 million keystrokes.
BrandRazer #ad
Height5 cm (1.97 Inches)
Length150 cm (59.06 Inches)
Weight0.39 kg (0.87 Pounds)
Width5 cm (1.97 Inches)
Part NumberRZ03-01870900-R311



TKL Mechanical Keyboard, PC Gaming Setup Accessories, Custom 65% Keyboard, Compact Low-Profile, Hotswap w/Cherry Mx Style Switches, Glorious Gaming, Incl. Double Shot Keycaps & Linear Switches

GLORIOUS #ad - Metal keyboard top frame: sleek low-profile design with a premium brushed finish. Allowing you to create a custom gaming keyboard. Lubricated for a silky smooth press and satisfying sound. Glorious fox red switches: quick with a linear style.

Totally covers the board’s surface for maximum strength, durability, and weight. International products have separate terms, are sold from abroad and may differ from local products, and language of product, age ratings, including fit, labeling or instructions. Rated for a 50 million keystroke lifespan. 16. 8 million color rgb: toggle between 18 pre-installed lighting effects using shortcuts.

Customizable software: fine-tune keyboard performance, and define shortcuts for complex actions with the optional Glorious CORE software. 5-pin hotswap keyboard: easily install mechanical switches from Glorious, Cherry, remap keys, create macros, Gateron, Glorious Panda Switches and more. No soldering required. Customize bright per-key backlighting with optional software. Perfect for PC Gaming.
ManufacturerGLORIOUS #ad
Height3.81 cm (1.5 Inches)
Length31.24 cm (12.3 Inches)
Weight0.86 kg (1.9 Pounds)
Width10.41 cm (4.1 Inches)
Part NumberGLO-GMMK2-65-FOX-B