Razer BlackWidow Ultimate is a monster mechanical gaming keyboard

By: George Finley
2 minute read
Razer BlackWidow Ultimate

Razer just unveiled its brand new and improved BlackWidow Ultimate mechanical gaming keyboard with water and dust-resistant features, along with an IP54 rating.

In other words, you won’t have to worry anymore about ruining all your equipment while you’re playing that newest gaming title!

Meet the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard

Besides being augmented with water and dust-resistance, the latest Razer gaming keyboard is designed to be the most resilient gaming keyboard to date.

Razer CEO and co-founder Min-Liang Tan said that Razer has never stopped making improvements to the gaming keyboards. The Razer BlackWidow Ultimate is more durable than ever and is the very first mechanical keyboard that comes with water and dust-resistant features.

Speaking of mechanical keyboards, if you’re looking to buy one, check out this list of the best mechanical keyboards for your Windows 10 PC. We’re sure you’ll find one that you’ll like.

Back Razer’s BlackWidow Ultimate keyboard now, it is worth mentioning that this version continues to rock individually backlit keys. Every one of the green LEDs is easily customizable via Razer’s Synapse software.

This provides an extended range of dynamic lighting effects including Ripple, Wave, Reactive, Starlight and more. You’ll be able to create lots of lighting profiles through this advanced lighting effect configurator.

Razer BlackWidow Ultimate features

Take a look at the keyboard’s features as they are officially presented on the Razer’s website:

  • Razer Mechanical Switches with 50 g actuation force (Razer Green)
  • 80 million keystroke lifespan
  • Water- and Dust-Resistant – IP54 certified
  • Ten key roll-over anti-ghosting
  • Razer Synapse enabled
  • Individually backlit keys with dynamic lighting effects
  • Fully programmable keys with on-the-fly macro recording
  • Gaming mode option
  • 1000 Hz Ultrapolling
  • Approximate size: 203 mm / 7.98 in. (Length) x 153 mm / 6.02 in. (Width) x 60 mm / 2.36 in. (Height)
  • Approximate weight: 348 g / 0.77 lbs with cable

Pricing and availability

The new keyboard is available in the US for $109.99 and will also be available all over the world by the end of the year.

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