Editors Liked

  • Great tactile feedback
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Backlit LED keys are great
  • Macro recording on the fly
  • Typing experience is light and springy
  • Fully customizable keyboard
  • Keyboard's downloadable software has easy to use UI
  • Cherry MX Blue mechanical key switches offer one of the most satisfying typing experiences available

Editors Didn't Like

  • The glossy body is a fingerprint magnet
  • Minimum lag time of 6ms is a little disappointing
  • No PS/2 connector
  • Can't adjust the color of the backlighting like in other Razer models
  • Backlighting and a few spare ports don't justify the $40 premium over the non-Ultimate BlackWidow
  • Noisy
  • Single switch spacebar
  • Only one USB passthrough port