Asus ROG Falchion also arrives in Italy, a unique product of its kind because it is a compact mechanical keyboard with 65% layout and the inevitable RGB LEDs
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has announced the arrival in Italy of ROG Falchion, the first wireless mechanical keyboard Compact ROG with 65% layout. ROG Falchion was designed for gaming and is designed to please any type of gamer, from the most demanding to enthusiasts who prefer a minimal style.
Despite the reduced design, ROG Falchion still features the arrow and navigation keys, as well as an interactive touch panel. The frets are built to last and to the mechanical switches are signed Cherry MX RGB, in order to ensure precise and reactive pressures. ROG Falchion is also the first ROG wireless keyboard with Aura Sync lighting. There 2.4GHz RF connection has been optimized to ensure high-level performance in the game: it ensures a response rate of 1 ms without impacting theautonomy of the battery (up to 450 hours of life on a single charge). As an alternative to wireless connectivity, Falchion can also be connected to the PC via USB. Also included is a two-way cover that provides excellent protection when the keyboard is not in use or when transported. ROG Falchion has already won the awards Good Design Award, Red Dot Design Awards 2021 e CES 2021 Innovation Awards Honorees.
Asus ROG Falchion: compact but uncompromising layout
The 65% layout is framed in a thin-edged design that makes the keyboard even more compact: on balance the footprint is equal to about 60% of a traditional keyboard. ROG Falchion seamlessly incorporates the arrow and navigation keys into its 65% layout to offer gamers all the functions of a standard keyboard. The measures testify to the small size: only 306 mm in length, so it is almost the same size as a 60% keyboard, which allows it to take up less desk space. A innovative touch panel on the left side it allows you to quickly and easily adjust the volume or create shortcuts to switch apps, “copy and paste” or can be programmed with customized functions.
Dual mode connectivity
The 2.4GHz RF connection boasts near-zero latency, one f1 ms repeat rate and up to 450 hours of battery life. Three features that are synonymous with stability and longevity, necessary for gamers who demand the best gaming experiences. ROG Falchion can be also used via USB.
Asus ROG Falchion: premium comfort and long life
The design of the keys has been optimized with medium height covers which, together with a lower height, allow to reduce key rocking, bringing significant advantages in terms of ergonomics for gamers. Cherry MX RGB switches return a extremely accurate and pleasant feedback, putting gamers and fans in the ideal conditions to face long gaming sessions.
The keys ensure a linear response with no audible click, even over long keystrokes. The softer spring with quick and precise actuation guarantees smooth typing. The key is activated with a pressure of 45 grams, the distance between the keys is 2 mm for the actuation and 4 mm vertically downwards.
Cover in policarbonato
The transparent polycarbonate keyboard cover delivers excellent protection when storing the ROG Falchion or wanting to take it on the road. The cover can also be placed under the keyboard while using for the purpose of giving the lower RGB lighting an even more nuanced and beautiful look. ROG Falchion is also controlled with software Armoury Crate, the unique and intuitive interface for all ASUS ROG products. From the application you can configure the Aura Sync lighting effects, unifying them with other ROG devices, map keys, macros and the interactive touch panel, as well as check usage statistics.
Prices and availability
Asus ROG Falchion is available at a recommended retail price of € 169.90 including VAT. More details are available on the official website. That’s all from the hardware section, keep following us!
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