Total Nerd The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers  

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List Rules Any and all keyboards you can use for gaming, whatever make or model. Add any you feel deserve a mention.

PC gaming is tough on your fingers. Show your hands you love them by picking up the best tools they can use. Be it mechanical, digital, low profile, backlit, clicky or silent, we're here to find out which model has what it takes to be best of the best. Remember though, the best keyboard isn't always the one with the fancy screen. Sometimes all it takes to be a winner is comfort and durability.

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Corsair Vengeance K70 Mechanic... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Corsair
Vengeance K70 is designed for performance gaming. Cherry MX Red mechanical key switches provide fast, linear response and low-noise operation, and since the K70 is fully mechanical, youll get that response with any key you press. Theres a full key matrix anti-ghosting mechanism for perfect signal quality, and the full key rollover on USB ensures accuracy no matter how fast you play.

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Razer BlackWidow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Razer Black widow Ultimate 2013 Elite Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

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Logitech G19 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Give yourself the advantage you need to win. Giving you an arsenal of advanced gaming technology, the Logitech G19 gaming keyboard is the first Logitech keyboard to feature a color GamePanel LCD. The tilt able, 320-by-240-pixel display provides valuable in-game information for over sixty games, including...

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Logitech G710+ Mechanical is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Logitech G710+ Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Tactile High-Speed Keys - Black (920-003887)

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SteelSeries Apex is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
SteelSeries Apex is designed to give you everything you want and more. With sleek lines and style, the Apex leaves nothing to be desired. Enjoy 88 more ways to win with 22 macro keys each capable of up to 4 macro layers. SteelSeries Active Zone lighting delivers 5 independent color zones, each capable of 16.

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Corsair Vengeance K95 Mechanic... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Corsair
The Corsair Vengeance K95 is a fully mechanical, backlit keyboard with 18 dedicated macro keys for exceptional gaming performance. The built-in Cherry MX Red switches deliver smooth, linear response for ultra fast double and triple taps without the audible click. Every key is individually lit for brilliant backlighting and easy customizability to highlight important functions.

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Corsair Vengeance K60 Mechanic... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Corsair
The Corsair Vengeance K60 is a premium mechanical keyboard designed for high performance First Person Shooter (FPS) gaming. It features Cherry MX Red mechanical key switches which are of the best of the best key switches and coveted by gamers. They are defined by their low-operating force (45g) and smooth, linear key switch design so you can get quicker double and triple clicks without the annoying click of a typist's keyboard.

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Logitech G105 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Features Gaming Keyboard G105 Call of Duty: MW3 Edition Noteworthy Features Night-vision green LED backlighting Programmable G-keys* for single actions and complex macro maneuvers Multi-key input with anti-ghosting One-touch media keys Game/desktop switch disables Windows keys during game play Longer-life...

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Corsair Strafe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
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Logitech G110 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Step up your game. With the Logitech Gaming Keyboard G110 you can customize backlighting, get clear-sounding USB audio, and assign up to 36 unique keystrokes or macros per game.

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Razer Ornata is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Moostache added

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Logitech G510 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Logitech G510s Gaming Keyboard with Game Panel LCD Screen

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Razer BlackWidow Tournament Ed... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Razer Blackwidow Tournament Edition-Essential Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

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Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E.7 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Borrowing modifiable technology from the world's most adjustable mouse - the award-winning R.A.T. - the S.T.R.I.K.E. 7 Gaming Keyboard's unique design provides unprecedented customization options to enhance overall comfort. Armed with total control of your keyboard's fit, size, color, sound, and programming, you can finally play your favorite games exactly as intended: How you like to play them!

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Razer Nostromo Keypad is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Whether your passion lies in FPS, MMORPG, or RTS games, the Razer Nostromo gaming keypad is designed to give you the upper hand with cutting edge ergonomics designed for intuitive game control while you play in complete comfort. With an arsenal of tournament-grade controls including 16 fully programmable...

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Razer Orbweaver Mechanical Key... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
The Razer Orbweavers mechanical key technology provides a distinctive tactile feedback in the form of a light pronounced tap and click to your fingertips, giving you an entirely new feel as you game.

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Razer DeathStalker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Your fingers can move quickly between the keys, ensuring your entire master plan for gaming domination is executed instantly.

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Thermaltake eSPORTS Challenger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Thermaltake e SPORTS KB-CHU003US Challenger Ultimate Gaming Keyboard

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Razer Anansi MMO is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Designed and engineered especially for the MMO gamer, the Razer Anansi is the world's first keyboard that raises your level of gameplay by giving you the power to instantly use up to 7x more commands and abilities over the current ?12 ability keys you now have. Its seven thumb modifier keys located below...

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SteelSeries Merc Stealth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
The SteelSeries Merc Stealth gaming keyboard features 34 dedicated gaming terrain keys, making it easier and more intuitive than ever to walk, run, jump, crouch and move directionally in games. The gaming terrain keys, tilted at an 11 angle, are ergonomic and comfortable even during long gaming sessions.

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Microsoft Sidewinder X6 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Ready for the next dimension in gaming performance, custom tuning, and action? Then grab on to the Microsoft SideWinder X6 Keyboard-the powerful companion to the Microsoft line of award-winning SideWinder gaming mice. This breakthrough keyboard incorporates a host of powerful features, including a detachable...

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Azio Levetron Mech5 Mechanical is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Azio
Power Within Reach: Macro keys are useful but only if theyre easily accessible. The Mech5 gaming keyboard was design with that in mind. The modular D-Pad can be adjusted to perfectly complement your hands natural gaming position. Stop wasting time reaching for Macro keys all the way across the keyboard!

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Razer DeathStalker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Razer
Razer DeathStalker Ultimate - Elite Gaming Keyboard Razer Synapse 2.0 enabled

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Vicious Touch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Twisted Gamer
The Vicious Touch Gaming Keyboard by Twisted Gamer was design for Pro and Causal gamers in mind. Did you know that the average response time of normal keyboard is about 8ms? Well that just doesn't cut it for gamers like us so we gave the Vicious Touch a response time 1ms! Also, if you're like most gamers, then you probably play well into the late night hours of the day like us.

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Gigabyte GK-FORCE K3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Gaming Keyboard For Your Fingers
Gigabyte
GIGABYTE FORCE K3 is the new standard in affordable Gaming Keyboards. Professional gaming quality at a friendly price.