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Mionix Zibal 60 backlit mechanical gaming keyboard, includes "rage-proof durability"

Mionix unveils Zibal 60, mechanical gaming keyboard

| Peripherals News | Posted: Apr 15, 2011 1:38 am

Mionix have unveiled their first mechanical keyboard to the market today, the gaming-orientated "Zibal 60". The board sports some sexy looking Cherry MX Black switches, which have a linear (non-tactile) travel, require about 60 grams of force to actuate and are typically favored among FPS gamers.

 

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The Zibal 60 has "rage-proof durability" which is thanks to its 1.6mm-thick steel frame - obviously this is added at the FPS market as it's full of rage at times (myself included). The Zibal 60 features green multi-level backlighting that can illuminate the entire board or just the cluster of WASD keys. The spec sheet lists support for up to six simultaneous key presses (6KRO) via USB. On the top right of the keyboard is an I/O hub with two full-speed USB2.0 ports and audio/mic jacks.

 

Pricing starts at US$150, but the board won't ship until June.

 

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