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SingingInTheRainstorm Wed 01-Feb-17 02:04:21

I'm looking at keyboards as I loathe the one that came with the iMac.

Primarily it'll be used for typing and shortcuts when using design programmes. But it'll also be used for gaming, the one I thought was ideal is prone to ghosting on games, which I presume isn't good.

There's a wireless set up for £20 with laptop & mouse, no mention of ghosting. The one with a cable is good for everyday keyboard use a Logitech one, but the ghosting thing is rife.

What should I expect to pay for a basic gaming keyboard? If it's just MC & RB, plus getting into other games is it worth getting the cheap one and then saving up for a fancier one?

Apart from no wires, are there any other benefits to Bluetooth keyboards?

What games would you recommend on steam that are iOS compatible? Do you have a thread with gaming chat?

Thanks in advance for any help.

SansComic Wed 01-Feb-17 07:23:07

Depending on the games you play will have an effect.

What is your budget?

Why do you dislike the Apple keyboard?

I like the chiclet style keyboard as found on lots of laptops and the Apple Keyboards. I use a Razer Deathstalker for work. For gaming I like the Razer BlackWidow Chroma

Mechanical keyboards are great for gaming as are macros.

NeedMoreSleepOrSugar Wed 01-Feb-17 10:16:38

Another vote for Razer. If you are an avid game and have the budget the corsair mechanical keyboards are great - the k70 is lovely but over £100 so not basic as you'd asked

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