ASUS has decided to get more involved in the gaming hardware market by coming out with a full range of gaming products. Other than their usual gaming laptops, desktops, graphic cards and motherboard under the Republic of Gamers branding they are introducing a new gaming product lineup. Under the STRIX branding which targets more mainstream users who wants the best of the best gaming performance, these products include peripherals and also hardware components. Today, we take a look at the latest and greatest gaming keyboard from the STRIX lineup — The ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard.
The ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard is a mechanical keyboard. This really emphasizes our point that ASUS only want to sell products that provide the best experience to users. The ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro comes in various Cherry MX key switches, namely Black, Blue, Brown and Red. We have a Cherry MX Blue one with us for review, which is a top favourite for many gamers. In the same range, games can compare to a Razer Blackwidow Ultimate keyboard. Which could be a better choice? We take a closer look at the ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard.
ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard us made up of fully mechanical switches. This means that all keys on the keyboard will have the Cherry MX Blue switch under their key caps. To get an idea of how the Cherry MX feels like, take a look at the animation below. The switch moves down a bit before hitting the actual press mechanism, making the blue switch click.
Quick Function Keys
Customizable Macro Keys
Equipped with 13 dedicated macro keys, forget about all the different key combinations to execute a certain move for your character in game. The command of your game is at your fingertips. With the ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard already have an unfair advantage that no one knows. This may be a great chance for you to win your rival who has always been in your way. Additionally, the F1-F8 keys can also be customized as additional macro keys ( with the ALT MACRO button). ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro also comes with an On-The-Fly macro-recording key, so you can capture actions and keystore sequences without interrupting your game.