Roccat Isku Illuminated Gaming Keyboard

  • Roccat Isku Illuminated Gaming Keyboard
80
Based on 40 scores, 77 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    21
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    8

Pros:

  • Offers up to 25 programmable macros.
  • Easy on-the-fly macro recording.
  • Roccat Talk lets you pair with another device for enhanced functionality.

Cons:

  • Integrated wrist rest.
  • Key labels can be difficult to read in low light.

Expert reviews and ratings

By ThinkComputers on 90

Well let’s first talk about the ISKU FX as if it were a brand new product. The most important part to any keyboard is comfort and how it feels when you are typing or playing a game and I do have to say the ISKU FX is one of the most comfortable...

By SweMOD on 100

On our test bench today we have the ISKU keyboard from Roccat, a company well known for its gaming products. The ISKU is a gaming keyboard with lots more features than your standard keyboard wouldn't even dream about.Some of the features on the ISKU...

By custompcreview.com on

Following up our recent review of the ROCCAT Kone[+] gaming mouse, today we'll be reviewing another one of ROCCAT's most popular products, the ROCCAT Isku gaming keyboard. With the mechanical keyboard craze that's going on lately, it's not everyday that...

By BCCHardware on

Quality:The ISKU Illuminated Gaming Keyboard from ROCCAT seems to be pretty good, sturdy and tough. It’s a solid gaming keyboard and the keys never fell apart and even after pretty heavy use over the past months and-a-bit, the letters and numbers...

By bjorn3d.com on 90

The ROCCAT Isku gaming keyboard has an extraordinarily level of features. It has a large number of possible macro combinations, and is extremely gamer-friendly. It's made for the dedicated gamer, and for its rich features, it earns the Bjorn3D Gold Bear...

By Legit Reviews on

The Roccat Isku brings tons of features and reliability to the table, and a budget friendly...

By Destructoid on

We're going to take a closer look at the ROCCAT Isku today. With a backlit keyboard, built-in wrist rest, tons of customization, and awesome software, what's not to love?For some added context, I will be comparing the Isku with another keyboard I...

By PC Mag on 70

The Roccat Isku is a solid gaming keyboard with good overall functionality, but a few details about it might not appeal to everyone....

By Pro-Clockers on

The Roccat Isku is one of the better gaming keyboards I have tested and I have tested several. The Isku offers levels of customization that is unheard of. The five macros keys on the side, the macros keys around the WASD keys and the thumb macros are...

By Gaming Nexus on 96

Roccat Studios recently made the jump to the North American market after making a name for themselves in Europe. The Hamburg, Germany-based company has enjoyed plenty of success since their start-up in 2008. With a strong showing at CES 2012 that...

By 3dGameMan on

Video Review: The Roccat Isku Gaming Keyboard is one of the most impressive keyboard I've seen in a while. It has blue key illumination, 36 macro keys, macro live recording, media and hotkeys, has excellent tactile response and the keys are to loud....

By Atomic MPC on

Attractively styled, very poorly...

By PC Authority on 33

It's going to start sounding like I have something against Roccat. In fact, just reading that, you can probably start to guess the direction this review is going to take, and if you remember my thoughts on the Roccat Kone [+] mouse , then you'll be even...

By TweakTown on 93

I can't say it hasn't been tough to get used to, nor can I say it didn't take me some time to get just one profile set up just the way I wanted it. What I can say is once you have things set the way you want for the basics and you decide to get into...

By TechReaction.net on

The Roccat Isku was really impressive with the abundance of features it provided. The extended wrist pad helped make usage for long periods of time doable and quite pleasant. With the LED brightness changing button, you can easily switch to a lighting...

By Computer Shopper on 80

The Isku has more customization potential than most PC-gaming keyboards on the market, with outstanding driver software that makes tweaking easy. It's a great fit for macro- and shortcut-happy PC gamers (though definite overkill for productivity...

By Hardware Secrets on

The Roccat Isku is the ideal keyboard for strategy and RPG games that have many complex commands. It features a great capacity for customization, and the application offers useful presets for many hot games on the market. The illumination is beautiful...

By Gamers Daily News on 95

At Gamers Daily News, we have been impressed beyond description by the German based company Roccat. When we reviewed the Kone+ mouse, we not only found a fabulously ergonomic mouse with fantastic software, but also discovered a company with customer...

By eTeknix on

wpcol_1half id="" class="" style=""]Roccat are a renowned gaming peripheral company, having previously brought us quality gaming mice, keyboard and headset all aimed at hardcore gamers. They are the scientists of the gaming industry, so strive to bring...

By Testfreaks on 80

I don’t think I’ve ever come across a keyboard quite like the ROCCAT Isku. The Isku just has a plethora of features that gamers of all skill levels will appreciate. Novice games might even find that their scores get a boost thanks to the Isku and the...