ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard Review

ASUS has been expanding their STRIX gaming line from just graphics cards, now they have keyboards, mice, headsets, and even mousepads. Today we will be taking a look at the STRIX Tactic Pro, which is a very nice mechanical gaming keyboard this is being offered with Cherry MX Black, Blue, Red and Brown switches. Besides just coming with mechanical key switches the keyboard has an astounding 21 macro keys, N-Key rollover over USB, full illumination, multimedia keys, and of course software to control everything. Is this a gaming keyboard you should consider? Read on as we find out!

Special thanks to ASUS for providing us with the STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard to review.


The STRIX Tactic Pro comes in a nice retail box with plenty of information on it. The front of the box has a picture of the keyboard and lists some of its core features to the left. At the top right it lets us know what type of Cherry MX keys switches our review unit has, which are the Cherry MX brown switches.

ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard

Flipping the box over to the back there is a full overview of the keyboard highlighting many of the different functions of the keys, a list of specifications on the left and more features are detailed on the bottom.

ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard

Getting everything out of the box you have the Tactic Pro gaming keyboard, a key cap remover and four orange key caps, ASUS STRIX sticker, software and driver CD, and a quick start guide.

ASUS STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard

For a full unboxing and overview of the STRIX Tactic Pro Gaming Keyboard be sure to check out our video below.

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