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CORSAIR - PLATINUM K95 Wired Gaming Mechanical Cherry MX Brown Switch Keyboard with RGB Backlighting - Black-Front_Standard

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Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars with 498 reviews

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Rating 4.5 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews

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  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    A few improvements over the original K95 RGB

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    TTNH
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    As the review summary suggests, I purchased this keyboard to replace a (still working) K95 RGB keyboard which I've since passed along to my nephew. My primary reason for the change was that I've decided that I prefer the Cherry MX Brown switches, as opposed to the Red switches on my old K95 keyboard. For me, the "browns" seem better for general-purpose use, but are still good for gaming. (My nephew is a hard-core gamer and prefers the red switches.) Other than the switches, the K95 Platinum offers a few (arguably minor) improvements, Perhaps the biggest change is that you can now store up to three profiles on-board, using the keyboards own internal 8Mb memory. These are referred to as "Hardware Profiles" and although they can't store as many effects as the software profiles, they're able to run even without having the Corsair CUE software running. This could be a benefit on slower PCs which may be more sensitive to CUE's CPU overhead. Other Platinum changes include a USB (2.0) pass-through port, a "LightEdge" (a multi-zone LED strip across the top of the keyboard), and slightly larger key fonts. Although (as of this writing), the product description (on BestBuy.com) claims that this keyboard has 18 programmable G-Keys, it does not. The K95 Platinum features only 6 programmable G-Keys (which is probably still fine for most folks). As a result, the Platinum model is a bit smaller than its predecessor. The CUE software, despite being recently updated, still has a bit of a learning curve, but it gives you the freedom to create unique lighting profiles. One thing worth noting ... in order to operate, this keyboard must be plugged into either one USB 3.0 port OR into two USB 2.0 ports. (The keyboard's cable splits into two USB connectors.) Furthermore, if you intend to use the USB pass-through port, you'll need to have both of the keyboard's connectors plugged in, so ultimately you won't be gaining an extra USB port. Overall though this keyboard is very well built and is a pleasure to type on. I'm guessing that most folks that already own the original K95 RGB won't have a compelling reason for purchasing the Platinum version. For first-time buyers however, and those that are interested in the few improvements, this keyboard is certainly worth your consideration.

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Mechanical Keyboard

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    Jason
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    Pros: -Build Quality -Customization (RGB & Macros) -USB Passthrough -Cherry Switches Cons: -Price -Software Compatibility This keyboard is built like a tank, and feels very premium. The aluminum deck feels very rigid and heavy, giving it the kind of quality feeling that you should expect from one of the most expensive mainstream keyboards on the market. The USB passthrough is an awesome addition that isn't found on as many enthusiast keyboards as it should be. It allows for plugging in peripherals to the keyboard instead of the PC case, which is much more convenient for things that often get unplugged/plugged in or things that may have a shorter cable. It's important to note that this still requires *two* USB ports on the PC (one for the keyboard and one for the passthrough), and the cable forks at the end to be plugged in. The software (Corsair Utility Engine or newer iCUE) allows for a lot of customization options for lighting, as well as macros for not only the 6 G-keys, but for any key on the keyboard. You can store 3 profiles on the keyboard's flash memory, which is nice if you use it for more than one PC, however, the hardware profiles are not quite as customizable as the software ones. You can still program macros and such, but the lighting effects options get a bit toned down. The media controls are convenient, especially the volume scroller, but when using browser-based media like Spotify or Pandora, I've found that the media keys (play/pause) sometimes do not work, though it may be a software/driver issue. On the topic of software/drivers, I have had lots of compatibility issues with having Corsair's software AND Logitech Gaming Software installed simultaneously. I think the issues have to do with virtual peripheral driver (used for macro execution) conflicts between the two, but basically it results in programmed macros no longer functioning. My work around for this was to assign all macros that I need to my mouse (Logitech G900), and then uninstall Logitech Gaming Software. Overall, a fantastic mechanical keyboard. The only other mechanical keyboard that I own is the Razer Chroma Tournament Edition, which is convenient when gaming because it lacks a numberpad, but for general use and productivity, the macro keys and the numberpad on the Corsair K95 come in handy.

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Fantastic choice for the PC gamer.

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    Steven
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    The price tag may dissuade many from looking at this, but I decided to try it out and I love it. Display: Using the Corsair Utility Engine, you can create your own macro profiles and color profiles, with literally thousands of different options. Each key is its own color zone - you can specify the color for each key, and even match it to your gaming. This also works with all your Corsair RGB connected devices, and more importantly, the pass-through USB port is really helpful for your other peripherals. The sleek design and removable wrist rest makes this definitely look the part, and the braided cord is easy to wire around your unit. Mechanics: Keeping in mind that this is a mechanical keyboard, the keys are louder than other keyboards. The trade-off is increased usability, response speed, and a more comfortable typing experience. While the description says 18 G-Keys, I would like to point out that the 18 G-Key version is not the Platinum K95, but the original K95. This one, however, has three programmable profiles that you can switch from with the push of a button without having to go to your desktop, which effectively gives you 18 options to use on your 6 G-Keys through 3 profiles. The smooth operation of the media keys and volume control is an added benefit, and the "Disable Windows Key" option is great if you are in a game you need to focus on - this way, you won't accidentally bump into the windows key. All in all, I absolutely love this keyboard and I think it is definitely worth the money. You aren't paying for flashing lights in this one - you are paying for quality. Especially considering most of the newer Corsair peripherals are RGB-connected devices anyways.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Very nice keyboard

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    btb601
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    I been eyeballing this keyboard since it came out. My local Best Buy did not carry it. Plus, it was pricey and that kept me away. I went into town to pick up a keyboard they had on sale, then I noticed this setting next to it and it was a great price, so I talked picked it up as a Christmas present for myself. Before I bought opened the package, I looked into it to see if I could turn off the lights, and the answer was yes you can. But if you’re keeping it a secret from your other half, well you might get busted. You can turn off the lights, but power the computer either on or off, the keyboard will light up like a Christmas tree. Mouse to (I added the Glaive) So half star off for that. Typing on this feels very solid, it's been a long time since I had a mechanical keyboard. Love the way it sounds. And it might be a touch louder than say the Logitech wireless flavors I’ve been using. If you ask me, if you type a mile a minute, they are all noisy. One thing I’m hoping for, that this holds up longer. I wear them out quickly. Finger placement in the dark was impossible after that as you could not find F & J keys. And the letters wore off to. Only time will tell on this keyboard. The software for the keyboard does not come with, you have to download it of the web. No bid deal right? I had no issues installing it on a home built Windows 10 Pro unit. And all seems to work so far. Even controls the mouse plus other things their gaming headphones and I believe a light mouse pad??? So I don’t think my typing has improved any. Although I’ve been sliding downhill in the bad habit side of things for a while now. As for gaming, I have not walked down that path yet. Not much of a gamer, but more likely give it a try. I must come up with another a half a star to make it even 4. So I’ll add that because of price.

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Perfect so far!

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    Marb
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    As an avid user of MX Blue switches for years I purchased another brand of gaming keyboard when it came out about 4 years ago. While it didn't provide the tactile or audible response I was looking for initially it was an amazing keyboard and worked well with all my other peripherals (only 1 gaming software program running). As I'm doing more typing on my system for work I've felt that keyboard was truly lacking from a typing standpoint. When I saw the K95 with the MX Browns was on sale I grabbed it. After only 1 week, and a great deal of typing plus 2 nights of raiding and some FPS gaming as well, I'm in love. The MX Browns work great for gaming but for typing, the bounce back makes a huge difference when typing for long periods of time. The RGB lighting is amazing, the top bar puts out a lot of light in a dark room and the newer version of the CUE software works well and takes minimal resources. I've used another brand exclusively for years, more than 20 years in regards to their mice but thus far I'm really happy with this Corsair K95 and the other peripherals that go with it! I would HIGHLY recommend this keyboard to anyone who is looking not only for a great gaming keyboard but also loves and must use it for typing as well.

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    This is a great keyboard.

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    PlanetZoltar
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    I bought this keyboard to replace another backlit wired keyboard that came with a gaming computer I use for video editing, 3D design and 3D printing. The old keyboard was OK but was not comfortable to use for long periods of time, the backlighted switches were not bright enough and although I didn’t know it, it had a bad feel on the keystrokes. I always felt gamers who complained about how their keys felt must be snowflakes. Now that I have switched to the Corsair my eyes have been opened. Typing on this keyboard just feels good. If you are used to standard keyboards you won’t understand until you try it. The switches used in this keyboard are amazing. The backlighting is much brighter than my old keyboard allowing me to comfortably edit video in a darkened room. While the included wrist rest significantly increases the footprint, it makes long use sessions a joy. The USB cable is slightly thicker than usual, but that allows a separate USB port on the side of the keyboard. I wanted a wired keyboard so I wouldn’t have to worry about batteries or recharging while using maximum backlighting. This keyboard has multiple other features that a gamer or power business user could probably explain but even with my limited use of the features it is well worth the purchase price. It will spoil you. I am buying more for my other PCs.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    The Ferrari of gaming keyboards?

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    Alejo
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    ...at least price-wise Pros: -looks: the brushed metal finish gives this keyboard class. -RGB: -Comes with 3 decent RGB profiles which can be modified via icue plus you can control the brightness directly from the keyboard -iCue is getting better, beta software for mac users which is OK as of now. Cons: -Noisy as you would expect for MX browns -takes time to get used to, specially when typing - WHY CORSAIR, WHY? The color, material and pattern of the programable keys just don’t go well with the aesthetics of the keyboard. They’re gray with a metallic diamond pattern which look awkward. Not only that, but they are wobbly, moreso than the rest -Wobbly keys specially the space and programmable keys - Price: bought it for 170 something just to come back a day later and find that the price dropped to 130. Fortunately, Best buy gave me a price match. Conclusion: I would recommend this keyboard at the current price. Not worth the original 170+

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  • Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

    Pretty, but inherently flawed

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    Mehz
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    This keyboard is really sparkly, and beautiful. The keys work well... for the most part, however, the spacebar consistently hangs to one side or the other, which impedes its ability to depress the centrally located spacebar button, resulting in typos and lost keystrokes. Several keys will pop off the board if nudged at all, and this is extremely disappointing. I was expecting a keyboard that was functional and aesthetically pleasing, however, I have had several issues relating to the consistency of my experience with this keyboard. The USB connectors are very bulky, and the cable is very heavy. The issue with this, is that over time, the cable itself will pull down on the USB connector, causing it to dislodge connection, and god knows what it is doing to the USB inputs on my motherboard. Overall, I am hoping that this is a fluke, and that when I turn it in for replacement, there will not be many more of these types of issues, so I am holding my breath. I am giving this a three star rating, because it IS a very good keyboard, but there are inherent flaws to the design that should seriously be addressed. Sincerely, Mehz....

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  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Great gaming design office keyboard

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    E007
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    This is my 5th Corsair Keyboard. I usually by them 2 at a time for both by son and I. The last 3 keyboards I purchases all had the following keys upside-down ( - = ; ' ) This was in the last 2 weeks. Even a different model came with upside-down keys. I did not like the Platinum. Because I use the ( `) key often in weapon swapping. I kept hitting the macro keys on the side that I don't use. I now have 2 Strafe Mk.2 Keyboards. I love the way the keys feel and react. The Corsair Strafe Mk.2 is an awesome all-round keyboard. My son loves it. However out of the 2 Strafe keyboards 1 came with the volume roll button not pressed in all the way. While these are pricey keyboards. I am wondering who is personally manufacturing them and inspecting them with 4 or obvious QA mistakes. I am happy with them. I would buy them again. I would even consider giving them as gifts to others.swapping. I kept hitting the macro keys on the side that I don't actually use. I now have 2 Strafe Mk.2 Keyboards. I love the way the keys feel and react. The Corsair Strafe Mk.2 is an awesome all round keyboard. My son loves it. However out of the 2 Strafe keyboards 1 came with the volume roll button not pressed in all the way. While these are pricey keyboards. I am wondering who is personally manufacturing them and inspecting them with 4 or obvious QA mistakes. I am happy with them. I would buy them again. I would even consider giving them as gifts to others.

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Looks Great

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    AudioVideoGuy
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    I wasn't looking for a gaming keyboard strictly for gaming. I build computers for fun and wanted a keyboard with RGB lighting to show off my systems. I figured I'd get a good keyboard and the Corsair brand had a good reputation. I thought all RGB keyboards were about the same so I simply picked this one up on a whim. In the store, they all looked about the same in terms of colors and effects. When I got it home, however, I was blown away by the intensity of the lighting. I suppose the florescent lights in the store wash out the brightness and intensity of the LED lighting on the keyboard. I like the colors so much that I leave them on all night just to highlight the room. I have since added a Corsair RGB mouse and even a Corsair RGB mouse pad to complete the ensemble. The keys feel great but are loud. If you play at night near others sleeping (dorm mate or spouse) this could be a problem. There are some mechanical keyboards that claim to be silent but I tried them and they are still pretty loud. Your experience may vary. BTW, it comes with a nice wrist rest that is removable. There is a USB pass-through but it requires plugging in another USP connector on the same cable, so it ties up a USB port on the computer end. The cables are thick and sturdy but also a little stiff at first.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Keyboard

    Posted
    Steve
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    This is my second try at a mechanical keyboard, I think I found a model I like. :-) Many illuminated keyboards these days control the intensity by driving the LEDs at some frequency and changing the duty cycle (how long the LED drive is on for each pulse). Maybe I am just extra sensitive to this, but on other keyboards (Logitech G810) when I scan my eyes across the keyboard I see an alphabet soup of letters in a jumble -- very distracting! I attribute this to the drive frequency being too low, as I scan a keyboard I see each letter in a different place each time the LEDs turn on. I don't have that problem on this keyboard -- I think the LEDs are still duty cycle modulated but the frequency must be higher. I can't say I am a fan of the new style of putting the shifted symbols _underneath_ the normal symbols but find it less annoying than I feared it would be. The iCUE software is very hard to figure out. Corsair has no user manual, somebody had to write one for them and post it in a forum (as of 7Dec18). The keys have a good feel. No "click" but one does hear the plastic keys hitting the bottom and top stops. I'd say it is about half as loud as the clicky keyboards I have used. It's quieter if I don't bang the keys so hard, LOL.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great for gaming and work

    Posted
    Jakob

    Alright so this keyboards surface is made of brushed aluminum and the keys are not covered in a plastic shell or anything they are open and easier to clean that way and this helps show off the rgb lighting I was worried about the cherry browns as I have never used them I normally use reds for me personally I did not notice a ton of difference and I am playing and typing the same I use the 6 macro keys to change weapons in games and the USB pass-through is good enough for a mouse maybe a little delay but I do not notice it pros Durable I imagine it will last forever easy to clean since the keys are more exposed so it will be easier to get dust out of it genuine cherry keys brown or speed the wrist rest can be taken out of its tray like holder and cleaned then put back in the software is great for advanced users to make amazing light shows and advanced lighting settings one last thing there is a cable management system underneath the keyboard you can route long cabled devices like headsets around it cons its a little expensive but you get what you pay for the rgbs are good at representing most colors but the keys are not a bright neon like some other company's but they do their job and are probably easier on the eyes the software is more complex than other company's and might take more time to figure out for some users

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Expensive, but so good

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    MongrelHorde
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    I just finished building a new desktop and wanted a nicer keyboard than the Logitech K800 I've been using for years. The $200 price tag almost made me get something else, but I'm weak and had room on my BB credit card, so I splurged. I'm so glad I did. What do I love about it? The first thing is the anesthetics of the LEDs. With Corsair CUE, customizing the lighting is super easy. After running through all the options, I ended up choosing to leave it on the default Rainbow Spiral. Next, the tactile feel of the keys is amazing. The Cherry MX Brown switches feel so creamy, compared to the mushy keys of the K800. Typing is actually pleasant on this board. Another perk are the six customizable keys, though I haven't set them up yet. I do a lot of Photoshop work and those keys should be handy. Having a USB passthrough is a plus, as are the audio controls. What's not that great? The price is really steep, for starters. Also, I'd prefer they'd kept the previous version's 18 custom keys. I'd call this board "perfect" as-is *IF* it were wireless. Bottom line: If you have the extra cash, this board is a solid option.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    A good but expensive keyboard

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    MadHavoc
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    The good: - The colors are vibrant - The color bar at the time - The keys themselves are quitter than say a blue/green keyboard - Each key can have its own color - All the keys are lit, including the space bar The bad: - The space bar and back space keys are much louder than the other keys - The software isn't the most intuitive when it comes to configuring the individual colors of the keys - The K95's are expensive relative to other keyboards Final thoughts - When I'm bashing out text such as here, it is generally quieter than other keyboards - This seems to work fine for both typing such as here and in game - It comes it a tool along with several textured keys (WSAD, and a few others) so that you can swap out the default keys for the textured ones. Not something for me but others might appreciate it - I would've preferred a 4 1/2 star, but I had to take one off for the louder space bar and backspace along with the not-so-optimal software

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    This is a serious keyboard

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    GenXBBCustomer
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    Out of the gate, I'm knocking a star off for a combination of things...the MSRP of this keyboard, and the fact that I had to hunt across an entire store to actually see one out of the box. This is a more compact keyboard that some of the other gaming ones I've used, and with the particular switches for the keys, it is going to be louder...if you want a quiet keyboard, then don't use these types of switches. There's 1 USB pass-thru on this keyboard, and the software that runs the lighting system from Corsair is a bit overly complicated in my opinion - but if you want lighting options for a keyboard, you can literally do thousands, if you want to spend the time setting them up. It allows you to swap out your WASD and some other keys that are frequently used in gaming, which is a nice touch. DO NOT BUY if you need a keyboard for your everyday home use, or making spreadsheets; there are other keyboards out there that are far less expensive and have specific features for things like that. This is a pure gaming keyboard, so unless you need a light show when you're replying to work emails, look for the right tool for the right job.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent Keyboard

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    pieceofchum
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    The Corsair Platinum K95 is an excellent keyboard. I am able to type much faster than with my old keyboard. I purchased the version with the Cherry Brown keys and they are great for typing. I am a programmer by trade and can type for long periods of time with this keyboard without my fingers getting tired. A lot of other keyboards have shallow travel in the keys and that tends to hurt my fingers. I think this is a good gaming keyboard also but you would definitely want the Cherry Red keys if that is your primary function. The only issues I have found is with the volume wheel Corsair should put a better wheel in this keyboard for the price but I am not going to dock a star for that since it does work good enough for my use. The other issue I found is the software isn't as intuitive as it could be, however it does work and once I got used to it I was able to customize the keyboard the way I wanted.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Brown switches for the win

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    DaNoopsie
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    After weeks of debate, I picked up this keyboard. For your information, there are two versions of this keyboard (one with SPEED switches and one with BROWN switches). The K95 has the perfect balance between "clickiness" and sound. There is plenty of tactile feel to let you know the key is being pressed and enough sound to be pleasing to listen to. It is not as clicky or loud as the Razer keyboards or some of the Logitech keyboards, which is good when gaming online with friends or streaming, so they wont think you're constantly popping popcorn at your desk. The RGB is solid, bright and clean. The macro keys along the left side of the board are a nice addition and are extremely helpful and convenient. The K95 also includes a pack of key caps, the same as the FPS/MoBa pack that Corsair sells for roughly $15. The K95 is pretty pricey, not going to lie. However, as soon as you get the box home, it is totally worth it. Everything is well packaged and has that premium feel to it.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Just beautiful and worth the money....kind of

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    bestbuycustomer
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    My first gaming keyboard. I must say the colors are beautiful, the clicking is nice and not loud as others, its really fast response when typing, the texture of the letter buttons are nice, doesnt feel cheap and i'm liking the volume roller. You get 6 macro buttons as you can see on the pics. I like the fact the cords are made with good material to endure any twisting and moving around from damage down the road. Im really happy to own a Corsair product especially when its well made and thought of. The palm rest nice and adds a support for long gaming sessions but i prefer it off the keyboad as it makes typing easier i guess for me. Overall, i got it on sale for 30 bucks off. Wished it was a little more off, but was in the beginning of building my own gaming pc. Doesnt feel cheap and sure doesn't cost cheap. If you have the money to spared and is really needing a new gaming keyboard or something with some style or colors or fast response. This is worth your time invest in.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Best hardware, iffy software.

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    Dauge
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    Absolutely the best keyboard I’ve ever owned. The software left something to be desired: problems loading profiles, saving profiles, problems reading on startup, poor UI in creating profiles, macros, keybindings. And what finally pushed me away was that one key would consistently be off color randomly after a period of time. I could never find a correlation as to why it happened, and I kept waiting for the next update that would fix or assist in all of this little issues, but it never came. So after a wonderful year of ownership, I got rid of it because I was tired of dealing with the software. My hope is that they’ll fix it someday, or that Logitech will come out with a g913 that will be just as good since I prefer their mice over the Corsair offerings. Got to coordinate my desk, ya know. Yes, I would still recommend it since it’s a phenomenal piece of hardware, just know that you’ll have to deal with some sub-par software.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Keyboard

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    Michael
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    I purchased the PLATINUM K95 to replace a keyboard I have had for 2 and a half years and I loved until it died one day without notice. I wasn't going to buy the same keyboard as it cost $200 and I didn't feel it was worth the cash and I am glad I didn't because this K95 is the best keyboard I have ever used and I have spent a lot of money on gaming keyboards. The software is better than most and the keyboard feels solid with a large font on the keys which is really easy to see and they light up really nice and its an even light all the way across the keyboard. These brown switches are a little quieter than my last keyboard (it also had brown switches) which is a welcome change and the actuation is perfect for me. Of course, only time will tell if it's really worth the premium price but I am very happy I went with it

    I would recommend this to a friend