Rosewill RK-9000 USB Keyboard

  • Rosewill RK-9000 USB Keyboard
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Based on 4 scores, 7 reviews available
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Pros:

  • Rock-solid frame and keys, Uses premium Cherry MX key switches, Discrete-click key feedback, Detachable, braided USB and PS/2 cables, Can press any number of keys at once, if used with PS/2 cable
  • Cherry Blue switches offer satisfying tactility with every click; cheaper than most mechanical-switch keyboards; durable braided cord; small footprint.

Cons:

  • Lacks extra USB ports.

Expert reviews and ratings

By VR-Zone on 90

Mechanical keyboards are the latest hype among gamers and rightfully so; advantages aside, the feel alone is much superior if compared to rubber dome keyboards. No enthusiast who ever used a mechanical keyboard would get back to using a rubber dome...

By PCPer on -

Rosewill’s refresh of the RK-9000 comes at a time where it is cool to be mechanical. The lineup is currently listed on Newegg for different price points depending on which type of switch is being used. Current listed prices (Feb 13th, 2012) at Newegg...

By AnandTech on -

I know there are a lot of users out there that honestly just don't care that much about how their computing experience goes. My dad couldn't care less, as long as the mouse is reasonably responsive and he gets a recognizable picture on the screen. He's...

By Computer Shopper on 80

Rosewill's entry into "clicky"-style mechanical keyboards is a solid-feeling pleasure to type on, reminiscent of classic Northgate and IBM battlewagons—and it's a decent value....

By Guru of 3D on -

Highly Recommended. Stuff That is Always at the End. Very special thanks to Chinny at Rosewill and to Hilbert Hagedoorn for his tireless efforts! Extra special thanks to Jason O'Connell and Melodie Myers for their recording expertise. Beer is OK?...

By Kitguru.net on 80

Today we have another item from to review – The Rosewill RK-9000 gaming keyboard. This is a mechanical style keyboard that uses to provide that ‘old school’ feel of an IBM style keyboard.There are multiple types of keyboards available today of...

By cnet on 80

Mechanical keyboards are gaining popularity in circles that miss the tactility of the original IBM Model M, and Rosewill introduces an inexpensive version in the RK-9000. It doesn't have the bells and whistles of competitors like Das Keyboard, but...