Genius KB-G265 Gaming Keyboard Released In North AmericaTue, Aug 27, 2013 - 8:03 AM
Genius Release of the KB-G265 Gaming Keyboard in North America
Advanced Features Meet Affordability
August 27, 2013, Chino, California – Genius is pleased to announced release of the KB-G265 Gaming Keyboard in North America. The KB-G265 is the new and improved version of the KB-G255. It’s perfect for gamers who do not want to break the bank but are still seeking a keyboard with lots of features. As for features, the keyboard boasts blue LED back-lit keys, 8 macro keys, 20 anti-ghost keys, and a 1000Hz polling rate.
Blue LEDs and Hotkeys
The KB-G265’s all-black exterior is complimented nicely by it’s cool blue LED back-lit keys, making it well-suited for dark gaming environments and LAN parties. The backlight feature can be conveniently turned off at any time by using one of the hotkeys at the top of the keyboard. Eight in all, these hotkeys provide easy access to functions such as media playback, web browser control and more.
Top-level Key Response
When it comes to key response, the KB-G265 is at the top of the food chain. It’s equipped with 20 anti-ghost keys, so gamers won’t have to worry about whether or not the game will register a key if multiple keys are pressed simultaneously. The KB-G265 also stands out thanks to its 1000Hz polling rate, meaning its response time 8 times faster than most standard keyboards, which have 125Hz polling rates.
Wire clutter can be a problem for gamers. That’s why the KB-G265 has recesses so the keyboard cable can be positioned so that it goes to the left or the right. And to better allow gamers to immerse themselves in the action, the KB-G265 has two built-in USB ports. The keyboard also includes small design features to assist gamers. 8 silver key caps are included, so important keys can be more visible. Plus, the Windows key can also be deactivated, so gamers don’t have to worry about accidentally pressing it and crashing their game.
The KB-G265 gaming keyboard is now available in North America for the suggested retail price of $39.99.
- Interface support: USB 2.0
- Body weight: 930g
- Body size: 48.5 x 21 x 2.8cm (L x W x H)
- KB-G265 keyboard
- Eight additional silver keycaps
- Keycap puller
- Multi-language user manual
Genius is a leading international brand in computer peripherals. Established by KYE Systems Corp. in 1983, Genius offers PC products including computer mice, keyboards, webcams, speakers, headphones, microphones and gaming peripherals under the GX Gaming Series. The Genius consumer electronics range includes , Bluetooth/docking speakers, graphics tablets, projectors, power banks, and digital video recorders. For six consecutive years, beginning in 2005, Genius was recognized as one of Taiwan’s Top 20 Global Brands, and has won multiple national awards from IF, Red Dot, CES, CeBIT and others. For more information, you can visit the Genius website at www.geniusnet.com.