Logitech unveils G710+ Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

By Shawn Knight
Oct 9, 2012
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  1. Logitech has unveiled the G710+ Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. It may come as a surprise to some that this is the company's first mechanical input device in their 30+ year history. Logitech says the board combines high-speed non-clicking key switches with...

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  2. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TS Maniac Posts: 585   +79

    PC manufacturers really need to spend more time and focus on design esthetics. it's just as important as function in this modern day and age.
  3. hahahanoobs

    hahahanoobs TS Booster Posts: 981   +97

    *looks around*

    What PC manufacturer?
    Wendig0 likes this.
  4. Timonius

    Timonius TS Booster Posts: 584   +33

    Interesting...but indepenent lighting for wasd and arrow keys is just redundant for the experienced gamer imho. Other than lack of macro keys I find my Microsoft comfort curve 2000 to be just fine, but then again I don't game on the professional competition level :p
  5. Experimentongod

    Experimentongod TS Rookie Posts: 87   +19

    I agree, my last two keyboards have been Comfort Curve 2000 and Comfort Curve 3000, great value.
  6. jizzyburnizzy

    jizzyburnizzy TS Rookie Posts: 46

    Im a little suprised at how long it took logitech to release a mechanical keyboard. They're pretty late to the party and unfortunately this keyboard doesnt bring any advantages over the others in the mechanical market. I have a corsair K90 and I love it
    spydercanopus likes this.
  7. slh28

    slh28 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,925   +170

    So tactile, non-clicky, 45g actuatation force - I'm guessing these are using MX Browns?

    Keyboard manufacturers should really start stating clearly what switches are used, anyone who's thinking of buying a mechanical keyboard will want to know.

    I really like the dedicated media controls, hopefully now that Logitech and Corsair are in the market more manufacturers will start doing this.
  8. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TS Maniac Posts: 585   +79

    sorry I meant ugly *** plasticky PC keyboards.
  9. About damn time. They FINALLY have a mechanical keyboard. Even though this thing really isn't impressive in any way shape or form. It's pretty ugly. Single color LED backlighting (and it's white for that matter), and it's $150.

    This is utter garbage once again from a garbage manufacturer of inferior peripherals. I stopped buying Logitech a long time ago.

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