A Closer Look
The LED backlight looks awesome on keyboard. Very uniform and shines through the key caps very well. The keyboard has all the standard keys and media shortcuts along with volume control buttons through the fn (also the outline of the Coolermaster logo on this setup) function. The keyboard also has a nice weight and feels very durable. The lighting the runs along the front is also a slick touch to this keyboard.
Cherry MX Red
- Behavior: Linear
- Feel: Light
- Actuation Force: 45g
- Actuation Point: 2mm
- Total Travel Distance: 4mm
- Sound Level: Quiet
- Rated Lifespan: 50 million keystrokes per key
- Force Curve: Here
Recommended for: Gamers looking for fast action with minimal resistance. There isn’t a tactile bump in the middle to overcome. But for this exact reason, the Cherry MX Red may not be ideal for typists as it lacks that tactile feedback.
TAKE YOUR GAME ON THE GO
The tenkeyless format of the MK730 ensures that you can take your arsenal to go without sacrificing any of the performance or features necessary for total victory. There’s no need to use the dusty loaner keyboard at your friend’s place — the MK730 chews up and spits out stock keyboards for breakfast.
GIVE YOUR WRISTS A BREAK FOR ONCE
Admit it: you abuse your wrists more than you’d like to admit. Get some much-needed comfort to your all-night sessions with an easily-installable wrist rest powered by magnets. You’ll have enough tactile relief to go all night long.
MINIMALISTIC, DISTRACTION-FREE DESIGN
No out-of-place logos or button clutter. Just a timeless design – a keyboard you wouldn’t be ashamed to take to work. But with added perks sprinkled throughout. Elegant floating switch design? Check. Brushed aluminum plate for durability and industrial good looks? Check. Detachable Type-C Cable with hidden management grooves? Yea sure, why not. Nine extra double-shot PBT keys? Nice.
The MK730 employs the same rollover technologies available in all our MasterKeys Pro line, resulting in the most efficient, accurate anti-ghosting technology yet. N-key rollover works in tandem with 6-key rollover to ensure that every single keypress is correctly detected, no matter how many are pressed, and how much CSI-level hacking you’re doing. Rest easy knowing no matter how fast and furious it gets, your keyboard can handle it.
FAST, SEAMLESS PERFORMANCESay goodbye to rage quits due to crappy hardware. The MK730 comes equipped with a 32-bit ARM Cortex processor for consistent precision and performance. Register keystrokes instantly. Save and execute commands and macros in a snap. Thanks to the MasterKeys On-the-fly System, get an instant advantage over your opponent and beat them to the punch every time.
GENUINE CHERRY MX SWITCHES
A mechanical keyboard’s soul resides in its switches, and we didn’t even think about skimping on those. Get 100% genuine Cherry MX Switches that good for 50 million keystrokes. All the responsiveness, accuracy, and tactile satisfaction the Cherry MX line is known for, available in five different colors based on your preferences. There’s no knock-offs here – we’re 100% natural, baby.
NEW & IMPROVED EASY-TO-USE SOFTWARE
You don’t need it, but we have it. Simple, straightforward, and fool-proof. You’ll be able to unleash 16.7 million colors to every key, get further customization of lighting modes, and fine-tune macros. Our software will give you everything but the kitchen sink.
One thing to note , you have the option to do everything without software! Amazing!
NO SOFTWARE REQUIRED
When you’re in a groove, the last thing you want to do is Alt+Tab out to adjust your keyboard settings. The MK730 combats that with an innovative On-the-fly System. In the heat of battle, easily adjust per-key backlighting, switch lighting modes, and even record macros with just a few keypresses. Get the functionality of software without needing to have software bloating your system – saving you time and precious PC resources.
Now lets get to the Conclusion and Verdict on the final page!