ASUS today adds a new keyboard to their Strix Scope keyboard series, the Strix Scope RX. This new keyboard features ASUS-developed ROG RX Red Optical Mechanical Switches. ASUS promises that these switches will provide 1milli millisecond response time,wobble-free keystrokes, and a lifespan of up to 100-million-keystrokes.
Moreover, ASUS also claims that these are the first switches in the world to feature a hollow-square stem design with embedded RGB LEDs to provide all-round per-key lighting and almost zero debounce delay.
ASUS also emphasizes the twice-as-wide CTRL key, allowing you to easily access the button during game sessions.ASUS also mentions that you can immediately hide all open apps and mute the microphone for instant privacy using the Stealth Key (marked by, as they say, “iconic cloaked figure”). Moreover, you can easily switch the top keyboard row between Media or Function (Fn) key input by just pressing the Quick Toggle switch.
The keyboard also features a single USB 2.0 passthrough. It also features dust and spill resistance. The keyboard’s top plate is made using brushed aluminum. The ASUS ROG Strix Scope RX will launch in Benelux Q1 2021 with an MSRP of €139.