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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
No - your eyes are not deceiving you. Logitech has finally released a mechanical keyboard, going by the name G710+. It uses CHERRY MX Brown switches backed with sound dampeners, has 100% backlight coverage, includes six G macro keys and also dedicated media keys. Is it worth the higher-than-normal $150 price tag? Let's find out.
Introduction & Tour of Logitech's G710+
When Logitech announced its G710+ gaming keyboard last week, there were a couple of good reasons to take notice. On one hand, gaming releases from Logitech don't come as often as they used to. On the other... one word: "mechanical".
Let that sink in for a moment. Logitech, amid all of its competitors that have been offering mechanical options for some time, has finally decided to release its own. On launch day, I swear I could have heard Logitech's massive fanbase collectively say, "It's about time!"