CORSAIR revealed a pair of new gaming keyboards this week as they have two different versions of the K55 RGB Pro Gaming Keyboard. The two versions are the standard version and the K55 RGB Pro XT, and aside from a $20 price difference, a few new odds-and-ends have been added to the XT version. Both of them are pretty awesome as they are essential upgrades of a couple of different models married into one unit, it's just a matter of what you're looking for as a gamer when it comes to your preferences. We got more info on them before as you can purchase both on their website right now.
The new K55 RGB Pro keyboards brilliantly illuminate your battlestation. The K55 RGB Pro features five zones of RGB lighting with six preset onboard lighting effects, while the K55 RGB Pro XT kicks things up a notch with per-key RGB backlighting, offering ten onboard lighting effects and near-limitless customization through CORSAIR iCUE software. With a recently redesigned user interface for even more intuitive control, iCUE unlocks dynamic RGB lighting customization, key remaps, and powerful in-game macros. iCUE also coordinates system-wide synchronization of your RGB lighting, along with exclusive iCUE game integrations when playing select games for the most immersive experience possible. Both keyboards are equipped with six dedicated macro keys, enabling you to easily activate customized functions, shortcuts, or actions at the press of a key. Macro keys can also be integrated with Elgato Stream Deck software to activate streaming commands and elevate your content to new heights. Seven dedicated media and volume keys provide quick and convenient media playback and volume control, so you can stay fully focused on the action.
IP42-rated to protect against dust and spills so your game never stops, the K55 RGB Pro and K55 RGB Pro XT are built to last, with a soft textured detachable palm rest so your comfort lasts as long as your keyboard. Quiet, responsive keys deliver a comfortable and discreet typing experience, with a tactile bump for confidence in your keystrokes when they matter most. Anti-ghosting with selective key rollover ensures FPS and MOBA inputs register even with simultaneous keypresses, while the dedicated Windows Key Lock button prevents accidental interruptions during critical moments. When the competition commences, start your winning streak with the K55 RGB Pro and K55 RGB Pro XT.