Your keyboard is one of the most important input devices that you use on everyday basis. Standard keyboards use a switch-dome technology to register keystrokes, and over time certain keys can stop working.
If you want a more durable solution that offers tactile and auditory feedback whenever you press a key, you might want to consider getting a mechanical keyboard. There are many high-quality mechanical keyboards on the market, and today we’re going to help you pick the best mechanical keyboard for your Windows 10 PC.
What are some of the best mechanical keyboards for Windows 10?
- 87 TKL anti-ghosting keys with 12 multimedia keys
- Ergonomic, anti-splash, non-slip design
- Rainbow LED RGB backlighting with 6 colors and multiple brightness levels
- High-speed corrosion free USB port
- Keys' surface could be more generous
If you’re a gaming aficionado, there is no better tool to complete your perfect immersive experience than a quick, yet silent mechanical keyboard and the Redragon K552 model might just be that trusted companion you were looking for.
Equipped with dust-proof Cherry MX switches, this keyboard gives a smooth tactile feel and is quick to follow your lead in silence.
The Rainbow LED RGB backlighting adds a nice touch and you get to experience true comfort during the most intense gaming sessions thanks to its ergonomic, splash-resistant design.
All 87 keys are geared with anti-ghosting TKL technology and you even have 12 multimedia keys to get as much of your keyboard as physically possible.
Of course, you needn’t worry about special treatment as these high-speed precision keys are perfectly adapted to last and last thanks to the durable metal-abs.
- Romer-G mechanical switches
- Programmable G keys with macros support
- Customizable key profiles
- Multihost 2 4GHz connectivity
- Bluetooth connection is a little slow
This mechanical keyboard is sturdy and built to accompany you for a long time.
Thanks to its special Romer-G mechanical switches you will enjoy a precise and silent typing experience with fewer accidental keystrokes.
Connectivity is also privileged as the keyboard is multi-host and supports Bluetooth technology allowing you to connect multiple devices simultaneously.
What’s more, you can even program macro sequences and customized commands thanks to the programmable G keys – what’s there not to like?
- Mechanical Brown switches for fast and silent typing
- Green LED backlighting with 5 modes to choose from
- Anti-ghosting technology
- 12 multimedia function keys
- Keycaps' size could be larger
Equipped with Mechanical Brown Switches, this ergonomic keyboard provides the best typing experience. It’s fast, quiet, and built to fit perfectly in your hands to prevent fatigue.
Its LED backlighting enhances your gaming experience and you can choose from 5 different lighting modes with adjustable breathing speeds.
And if you’re not a fan, you can switch it off completely.
All 104 keys are equipped with anti-ghosting technology and you also have 12 multimedia function keys for repetitive tasks.
This keyboard comes with Cherry MX Red key switches thus delivering the linear key response and wide actuation zone.
The keys don’t have an audible click so they aren’t noisy. The keyboard has an aircraft-grade black anodized brushed aluminum finish and it looks amazing.
In addition to its great design, Corsair K95 RGB is also lightweight and durable.
The keyboard has 18 G-keys and you can assign up to 108 macros. We should also mention that this keyboard is 100% anti-ghosting, so each key you press will be registered.
The keyboard comes with a soft-touch wrist rest, but you can remove it if you want. If you want to assign additional macros, you can assign them to any key on the keyboard thanks to the included software.
It also has a Panasonic display controller so you easily control the lighting. Corsair K95 RGB also has onboard memory, and you can save your settings and use them on a different keyboard if you want.
Just like many other keyboards, this one comes with multimedia controls so you can easily control the playback.
Corsair K95 RGB comes with CUE software that allows you to assign a unique backlight color to individual keys. You can change the backlight of any key on the keyboard and you can save multiple backlight color profiles.
If you want, you can set the color to cycle automatically, and you can even choose the color cycle for individual keys. You can also configure the velocity, direction, and duration of the color cycle.
The keyboard also supports reactive typing, and you can set the color to change whenever you press a specific key.
Das Keyboard 4 Professional comes with a sleek design and there are two models available.
Both models offer the same features, and the only difference is the type of switches. Depending on your preference, you can choose between Cherry MX Brown or Cherry MX Blue switches.
In addition, key switches come with gold contacts thus increasing the lifespan of the switches.
The keyboard comes with a large volume knob so you can easily adjust the volume at any time and it has playback controls right next to it.
There’s also a dedicated sleep button available so you can put your PC to sleep with a single button.
Another interesting feature of this keyboard is the USB 3.0 hub. The keyboard has two USB 3.0 ports available, so you can attach any storage device to quickly transfer your files.
Unlike regular keyboards, this one comes with a modern and sleek font for your keys. The keyboard also comes with a magnetically detachable footbar that raises the keyboard to an optimal 4-degrees.
Das Keyboard 4 Professional comes with an extra-long cable that is 6.5ft long, so you can connect it easily with your PC.
Regarding the design, the keyboard comes with a sleek anodized aluminum top panel, resonance-free bottom enclosure, and a laser-engraved aluminum bottom label.
Designed by Das Keyboard, the keyboard uses new Gamma-Zulu Gaming switches with gold contacts thus ensuring durability and speed.
Unlike other keyboards on our list, this one comes with an interchangeable aluminum top panel so you can customize your keyboard any way you like.
The keyboard also has 5 programmable macro keys. To record a macro, you just need to press Fn and F12 keys on the keyboard.
Additional features include full N-Key Rollover, so you can press multiple keys at the same time, and each keystroke will be recognized.
The X50Q keyboard also comes with a red LED backlight that will improve your vision while using the keyboard in low light conditions.
Regarding the backlight, you can choose between five different brightness levels.
The keyboard also supports the USB 2.0 pass-through feature, and you can connect the necessary peripherals, such as a USB mouse or headphones directly to the keyboard.
Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum comes with Romer-G mechanical switches that are up to 25 percent more responsive.
This is a backlit keyboard and it supports up to 16.8 million colors. This keyboard also works with the Arx Control app that allows you to see game info or system statistics on your phone.
There are also dedicated media control buttons so you can easily control the playback or adjust the volume.
The keyboard has 9 customizable G-keys that allow you to assign macros to them. You can assign up to 27 commands to these keys.
It’s also worth mentioning that this keyboard supports 113 key anti-ghosting, so your keyboard input will always be recognized.
Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum comes with a large palm rest and adjustable feet which means that you’ll always find the most comfortable position while using this keyboard.
Editor’s Note: This article continues on the next page. If you’re interested in other keyboards, check out our wide collection of guides.Editor's Note: This article was originally published in January 2017 and was revamped and updated in November 2020 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.