HyperX Announces Two New Switches For their Mechanical Gaming Keyboards

HyperX today announced it is now shipping two new HyperX Alloy FPS Mechanical Gaming Keyboards with Cherry MX Red or Cherry MX Brown Mechanical Switches – featuring a minimalistic compact design, solid-steel frame, and dynamic lighting effects. Cherry. MX switches provide the tactile feedback and performance gamers have come to expect from HyperX gaming keyboards.

The HyperX Alloy FPS keyboard family now includes three versions: with Cherry MX Blue, Red or Brown mechanical switches. Additional textured red keycaps are also included for maximum control and enhanced feel. The ultra-portable, HyperX Alloy FPS comes complete with a high-quality mesh travel pouch to store and protect the keyboard and accessories for tournaments, LAN events or wherever gaming takes you. A convenient USB port is available for charging a phone. Keys are backlit with red LEDs and have six preset LED profiles, including a custom mode. The keyboard also offers Game Mode to easily disable the Windows key to prevent game play interruptions, along with 100-percent anti-ghosting and full N-Key rollover functionality. The keys are guaranteed for 50 million key strokes per key switch.


Typical Values




Operating Force

45 cN


45 cN





Tactile Force

55 cN

60 cN


Life Cycle





HyperX gear is designed in the HyperX labs and rigorously tested by gamers, and HyperX continues to offer all gamers and the eSports community worldwide the best performance and quality needed to win.

The Alloy FPS Gaming Keyboard (MSRP $99.99US) in red, brown or blue switch versions are available now through HyperX’s network of retail and e-tail outlets.

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