What is 6GV2?

The SteelSeries 6GV2 is a solid and affordable mechanical keyboard from SteelSeries that uses Cherry MX Black switches. The 6GV2 is a essentially a reduced cost version of the SteelSeries 7G, with the USB hub and audio jacks removed. The 6GV2 has N-key rollover over PS/2, and 6-key rollover over USB.

How do I open SteelSeries 6GV2?

A plastic butter knife or an old credit card, slide it in the cracks to release the tabs that are probably holding the case together.

Does SteelSeries have good keyboards?

The SteelSeries Apex Pro is the best gaming keyboard in the wired category that we’ve tested. It’s a unique high-end keyboard with a bunch of gaming features. It’s available in both full-size and TenKeyLess (TKL) variants, but we tested the full-size model, and we expect our results to be valid for the TKL model too.

How fast is the apex pro?

The Apex Pro is designed to offer the fastest response time (0.7ms) and longest life (100 million presses) of any mechanical keyboard you can buy.

What is black switch?

Cherry MX Blacks are linear switches that are very similar to Reds, save that they require 60 g of force to actuate. They feel a little more resistant than Reds, and are also available in a Silent variant. Cherry MX Browns are some of the most popular switches in gaming keyboards.

Where can I buy a filco keyboard?

You can buy FILCO® keyboard at US amazon.

What is the fastest way to clean keycaps?

To clean your keycaps and keyboard:

  1. Remove the keycaps from your keyboard.
  2. Place the keycaps into the container of warm soapy water and let it sit for 30 to 60 minutes.
  3. Clean your keyboard by using light compressed air to clear out dust and a damp cloth to clean out any built up grime.

Can you remove keycaps by hand?

If you just want to remove one key grab all four sides of the esc with your fingers and wiggle a little while pulling gently… no need for tools.

Is SteelSeries Apex Pro quiet?

The Apex Pro is very good for an office environment. It has a nice wrist rest that offers a comfortable ergonomic design. Also, typing on this keyboard is satisfying and it doesn’t make too much noise either. Quiet mechanical keyboard.

Why does Apex Pro have 2 USB?

It’s just a passthrough USB port, which is why your keyboard has two USB plugs instead of one: one is for the keyboard, and one just runs to that port. You can then plug in whatever USB device you wish.

What kind of keyboard is the SteelSeries 6gv2?

The SteelSeries 6Gv2, modeled after the award winning SteelSeries 7G keyboard, is the lower priced mechanical keyboard that improves the user’s ability to obtain more actions per minute than any other keyboard on the market.

What kind of switches does SteelSeries 6gv2 use?

The SteelSeries 6Gv2 uses original Cherry MX Black Switches. Additional to its cheap price the SteelSeries 6Gv2 primarily tries to convince with its durability. The keys are mounted on a metal plate within the keyboard and the plastic material used to create the keyboard has also metal elements (to improve durability).

How does the SteelSeries 6gv2 anti ghosting work?

The SteelSeries 6Gv2 redefines “anti-ghosting” features by supporting as many simultaneous key presses as there are keys on the keyboard.

Is the 6gv2 a USB or PS2 adapter?

The 6Gv2 is built with a USB as standard, but also included is a USB to PS/2 adapter in the box. The choice is yours. The PS/2 connector will give you total freedom with no limit to the amount of simultaneous key presses. And, equally as important, using the PS/2 may just improve your overall gaming experience.