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Razer release Overwatch themed D.Va peripheral suite

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: 5 days, 6 hours ago

This is one for all you Overwatch fans out there, trust me I know there's plenty out there, including myself. Razer have announced the officially licensed D.Va peripheral suite for Overwatch fans, the suite includes the D.Va Razer MEKA gaming headset, the Abyssus Elite optical mouse and the D.Va Razer Goliathus mouse pad and is perfect for hardcore Overwatch gamers.

 

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"Since launching over a year ago, Overwatch has become a worldwide phenomenon and so has the love and affection for Blizzard's beloved character, D.Va," says Min-Liang Tan, Razer co-founder and CEO. "She's a gamer through and through and plays to win. When the idea to have a character-specific suite of products came up, the decision was 'easy mode.'"

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Razer unveils new signature BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard

By: Anthony Garreffa | More News: Peripherals | Posted: 5 days, 10 hours ago

Razer has unveiled its new gaming keyboard, the new signature BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard and while it is mostly the same as the other mechanical gaming keyboards from Razer, the new signature BlackWidow Ultimate is IP54 water and dust resistant.

 

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The new signature Razer BlackWidow Ultimate gaming keyboard looks awesome with its black/green style, with 10-key anti-ghosting and full programming support included, with Razer opting for the Green Switch with the new BlackWidow Ultimate. It's available right now for $110 in the US, and will flow out to the rest of the markets soon.

OFM introduce the new RESPAWN range of gaming chairs

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: 1 week, 3 days ago

OFM have extended their product range into the gaming market with their new RESPAWN range. OFM have decades of experience in ergonomics and quality furniture, using this experience and knowledge to design their PC gaming chair range to cater for the long and intense gaming sessions. This experience provides gamers with everything they require- ergonomic comfort, 4D adjustability, beautiful aesthetics and premium materials that is backed with a limited lifetime warranty.

 

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"Gamers have specific ergonomic and aesthetic needs that aren't met by standard office chairs, and many of the seating options out there are outrageously priced or offer features that don't provide comfort in a stylish way," said Blake Zalcberg, CEO of OFM, Inc. "We knew that there was a need in the market that we could fulfill based on our 20 years of experience at OFM, and decided to create the RESPAWN brand. RESPAWN delivers an affordable and durable product designed specifically for gamers."

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SteelSeries release the new Arctis 3 Bluetooth headset

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: 1 week, 5 days ago

SteelSeries have added the Arctis 3 Bluetooth gaming headset to their award-winning Arctis line-up, the addition of Bluetooth allows users to hear audio from both a Bluetooth source and wired connection source at the same time. This means gamers can get the performance and quality from a wired connection, while simultaneously using Bluetooth to connect to Discord, VoIP or simply stream music while playing their favorite games. Together with Arctis 3's remarkable sound, comfort, style and compatibility, the Arctis 3 Bluetooth is the perfect choice for online gaming.

 

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"We've noticed gamers hacking away at blending console game audio and Discord voice for quite some time," says Eros Resmini, CMO of Discord. "SteelSeries makes that whole process easy with this product and let's more gamers use Discord with their friends."

 

The SteelSeries Arctis 3 Bluetooth gaming headset is compatible with PC, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, VR and mobile. In fact, the Arctis 3 Bluetooth is perfect for Nintendo Switch by allowing users to pair their phones with the Nintendo Switch Online chat mobile app and still enjoy their game via the wired connection. This is the first headset with this type of compatibility for the Nintendo Switch.

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Cooler Master release their new RGB Hard Gaming mouse pad

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Nov 2, 2017 9:29 am

Chances are you either have minimal RGB lighting, or excessive RGB lighting, personally I'm the latter and feel you can never have too much RGB illumination. Cooler Master must know I'm in the market for a RGB mouse pad and have released their vibrant RGB mouse pad that targets pro-gamers. The MasterAccessory- RGB Hard Gaming Mousepad features a low-friction surface that is optimized for optical and laser mice sensors, rubber pads to maximizes grip and eliminate slippage potential and of course, RGB illumination. The RGB illumination includes nine preset lighting animations that can be changed on-the-fly via a touch sensitive button allows them to cycle through the modes.

 

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The MasterAccessory- RGB Hard Gaming Mousepad is 350mm x 264mm x 2mm (WxHxD) in size and included a 1.6m braided USB cable. Available now from Newegg, you can pick yourself up Cooler Masters latest RGB mouse pad for $29.99

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SteelSeries release the Apex M750 TKL gaming keyboard

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Oct 31, 2017 10:37 am

SteelSeries have announced a ten-keyless version of their exceptional APEX M750 mechanical gaming keyboard, the APEX M750 TKL. The Apex M750 is the definition of a SteelSeries product, high-build quality and esport performance, the Apex M750 TKL builds on these foundations with its compact and transportable TKL design.

 

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The M750 TKL utilizes SteelSeries' QX2 mechanical switches, aluminium metal-alloy frame with a black matte finish, RGB LEDs and is SteelSeries Engine supported apps such as Discord Chat Integration, ImageSync, Audio Visualizer, PrismSync and GameSense. These apps can provide in-game notification that adds to the gamers experience to combine performance, customization and immersion.

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Razer add two new keyboards to the Razer Cynosa Chroma range

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Oct 30, 2017 11:44 am

Razer has added two new keyboards to the Razer Cynosa Chroma range, the Razer Cynosa Chroma and Razer Cynosa Chroma Pro. The Razer Cynosa Chroma is a distinct family of value-priced gaming keyboards that offer excellent performance, features and value for money.

 

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"Razer Chroma is a crucial technology for creating the most immersive gaming experience possible," says Min-Liang Tan, Razer co-founder and CEO. "With the Razer Cynosa and Cynosa Pro keyboards, more gamers will have access to this experience. Cynosa is the most full-featured entry-level keyboard for gamers today."

 

Naturally, these Razer Cynosa Chroma keyboards features individually-backlit RGB keys that are driven by Razer Chroma technology, Razer have also included a first for a Razer keyboard- a 24 customizable lighting zones underneath the base of the keyboard that provide a "underglow" lighting effect that provides an added dimension of visual feedback and game integration, this is unfortunately only available on the Pro model.

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Microsoft announce the Classic Intellimouse is back

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Oct 26, 2017 12:28 pm

I'm confident in saying at one stage or another, we all owned a Microsoft Intellimouse growing up. The Microsoft Intellimouse was symbolic for innovation since it was introduced in 1996 and eventually made extinct in 2012. Microsoft have announced that after 5 years, the Microsoft Intellimouse series will resurface with the Microsoft Classic Intellimouse.

 

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"Inspired by the Microsoft Intellimouse 3.0, the new Microsoft Classic Intellimouse has made modern improvements to a fan favorite. The features that fans loved about the original are still here - customizable buttons, the classic ergonomic look and feel, and the wired USB connection" Microsoft says.

 

The Microsoft Intellimouse was a pioneer for the PC mouse, with introducing the world to everyday features we take for granted such as a scroll wheel, optical sensor and auxiliary buttons- All this began with the Intellimouse. The Classic Intellimouse will feature a respectable 3,200 DPI sensor, three customizable buttons, Microsoft BlueTrack technology and that elegant, stylish yet simple design associated with a classic Microsoft mouse.

 

At $39.99, the Microsoft Classic Intellimouse is a great price, for a great mouse. Microsoft have yet to announce a release date, or pre-ordering options for the Classic Intellimouse. However, you can view all the available information here.

Logitech release the ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Oct 19, 2017 8:25 am

Logitech have revealed their latest wireless headset, the ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset. This headset is designed to immerse gamers in the virtual universe they're within, creating a more exciting and memorable gaming experience.

 

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"ASTRO is committed to producing the highest-quality gaming headsets at every price point," said Aron Drayer, Vice President of Marketing for ASTRO Gaming. "With the A20, we created a wireless headset focused on three key elements that directly improve the gaming experience - ASTRO audio quality, comfort and durability. We took everything we learned from our premium A50 Wireless headset and delivered its essential features for even more gamers to enjoy."

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Patriot introduce the Viper Series LED Gaming Mousepad

By: Shaun Grimley | More News: Peripherals | Posted: Oct 10, 2017 12:26 pm

Complimenting their Viper V570 RGB Blackout Edition mouse, Patriot have released the Viper Series Gaming LED Mousepad to enhance the users gaming experience and to complete the perfect gaming setup.

 

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The Viper LED gaming mousepad features a control switch that allows for six different LED color settings that provide a continuous backlighting effect around and beneath the entire mouse pad. Patriot have ensured high-quality products such as high-grip rubber backing to ensure a non-slip performance and High performance rigid polymer surface to ensure peak performance during intense gaming sessions.

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