Cooler Master has recently unleashed the CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate mechanical gaming keyboard. The CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate is a full sized mechanical keyboard, looks like an upgraded version of their QuickFire lineup, that now features a completely backlit keys, and is the most potent and complete mechanical gaming keyboard in the QuickFire line. Check out more details below.
The CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate is a full sized, steel-reinforced, completely backlit mechanical gaming keyboard. It features high quality Cherry MX switches for faster key presses and response times. Select from 3 different Cherry MX switches: red, blue or brown. These long-lasting switches are rated for over 50 million key strokes. The key caps are laser-marked and have a non-glossy coating to improve tactile response and eliminate fading. An embedded steel plate gives the Ultimate maximum stability and durability. A gold plated, braided USB cable and routing management groove maintains a strong link between keyboard and PC.
CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate has full LED back-lights with 5 brightness levels. 3 modes can be toggled so only select keys will be on. N-key roll over in USB mode means every single key press is registered. 7 easy access multimedia shortcuts let you change settings on-the-fly.
CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate Features
- Mechanical CHERRY MX switches with a lifespan of over 50 million key presses
- Full LED backlight, with 3 modes and 5 brightness levels
- NKRO over USB for unlimited simultaneous keystrokes
- Embedded steel plate for maximum stability and durability
- Super Grip pads and Keyboard stand-offs with rubber feet
- Windows keys can be disabled
- 7 easy-access multimedia shortcuts
- Detachable braided USB cable and cable routing groves at the underside of the keyboard
CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate Specifications
Key Switch: Cherry MX Blue/ Brown/ Red
Keycaps: ABS, grip coated, removable
Keycap Puller: Yes, ring-puller
Backlight: All keys, Red, 5 Levels, 3 Modes
Key Rollover: NKRO (windows only)
Polling Rate: 1000 Hz /1 ms
Interface: USB 2.0 full speed
USB cable: 1.8m, braided, gold plated, removable
Dimensions: 454(L) x 155(W) x 31(H) mm
Weight: 1380 g
Price and Where to Buy
The CM Storm QuickFire Ultimate price varies from the Cherry MX switch. For example, the Cherry MX Red is just around $103.09, while the Brown could be a little bit higher, and the Blue switch could be more or less the same. The Blue and Brown switch should become available in a few weeks.