If you haven’t already, making the switch from a membrane to a mechanical keyboard is an essential part of your gaming setup, enhancing your experience both in-game and out. It can be a little daunting when on a budget, particularly if you want a model that ticks all the right boxes, but there are discounts aplenty at Best Buy that make sure you don’t need to give up the best features just to appease your wallet.
You won’t need to go off-brand, either, as Razer, Logitech, HyperX, Corsair, and Alienware gaming keyboards are each hit with a sale sticker. All you need to do is weigh up what features you value, as there are several factors to consider when choosing the right one.
There are low-profile mechanical switches for a rapid typing experience, optical switches for near-zero latency while playing FPS games, TKL keyboards to save space on the best gaming desk, and silent switches to keep your housemates sleeping soundly during late night gaming. And regardless of what you purchase, you’ll have that all essential RGB lighting to match the best gaming mouse.