Mad Catz revealed its first mechanical Keyboard at Gamescom, in the form of the S.T.R.I.K.E.TE Tournament Edition Keyboard.
The mech is designed in conjuction with e-Sports players, featurin 109 Kalih mechanical keys. The S.T.R.I.K.E.TE is the only keyboard in the S.T.R.I.K.E. range to feature ‘tournament grade’ design, and 30-key rollover anti-ghosting functionality.
The keyboard seems to feature Brown-type switches, with an estimated life up to 50 million keystrockes. The S.T.R.I.K.E.TE features multi-zone illuminated backlighting, dedicated macro buttons and advanced programming software capable of calibrating multiple keystroke macros to within 1/1000th of a second.
“Our S.T.R.I.K.E. keyboards are designed to lift the bar in performance. The S.T.R.I.K.E.TE complements the range perfectly and services the ever-growing community of e-sports professional gamers,” said Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz. “The growth in competitive gaming shows no sign of abating, and we’re confident that our range of Tournament Edition hardware will contribute positively to sales in FY15.”
The S.T.R.I.K.E.TE will be available in matte black, gloss black, gloss white, and gloss red colors.