Evaluation of rapoo v808rgb game mechanical keyboard: unpacking & appearance analysis
On the package, rapoo v808rgb still adopts the family style. The product rendering drawing, model and other marks are printed on the front, and the shaft type is also marked on the left. Rapoo v808rgb has four shaft types. This time, we received the red shaft version.
In terms of accessories, rapoo v808rgb is equipped with a micro USB data cable and a traditional red key dialer due to its separate key line design.
Rapoo v808rgb does not use too many fancy designs in appearance design, and its circumference reaches 445mm Ã 144mm Ã 41mm, and although the surface material adopts ABS, the keyboard weight still reaches 1.1kg, giving people the first impression that it is very low-key, calm and solid.
Above the keypad is the indicator area, which respectively indicates the keypad locking, win key locking, case and other functions. At the same time, rapoo v808rgb has full key programmable function, and the top multimedia keys can be customized by driving.
It can be seen from the side skirt that the keyboard still has a certain thickness, which can better fit the hand even without the use of foot support. The design of embedding the key cap into the keyboard can also reduce the occurrence of dust to a certain extent and better protect the shaft. However, compared with the suspended key cap, the cleaning is not so convenient, and the key cap needs to be removed to be better cleaned.
The bottom of the keyboard is also made of black frosted ABS, with an information nameplate in the middle and a drain hole below, indicating that rapoo v808rgb has a certain waterproof ability, which can quickly discharge the liquid in case of liquid intrusion and avoid damage caused by backlog inside. It is equipped with four long strip anti-skid foot pads, and the foot support part adopts two-stage design, which can be adjusted to the appropriate height more accurately.
The keyboard adopts a general micro USB interface and is equipped with a three-way cable slot.
Evaluation of rapoo v808rgb game mechanical keyboard: axis analysis
Rapoo v808rgb adopts the original cherry MX shaft. There are four kinds of shaft available: red, black, green and tea. The one in our hand is the red shaft version. The pressure of the red shaft is not large in the hand feeling. When pressing, it goes straight up and down, with good rebound strength at the bottom. It is light, flexible and labor-saving. It can respond quickly in the game without causing fatigue after long-term use, It will not have obvious noise like the green axis. It can be said that it is a more versatile axis body, which is very suitable for small partners who want code words and like playing games.
The long axis body still adopts the common satellite axis design. In the long key position such as the space bar, the hand feeling will inevitably be softer, while the hand feeling of key positions such as shift key is not much different.
The key cap is made of ABS material with two-color injection molding. The surface is frosted and feels comfortable. The concave design in the middle is more in line with the ergonomic design. There are stiffeners in the key cap to ensure the strength. There is no burr inside and the edge is relatively flat. The workmanship still meets the standard of flag ship.
Rapoo v808rgb game mechanical keyboard evaluation: RGB colorful backlight
Rapoo v808rgb is equipped with about 16.8 million color magic RGB backlight system, and has a variety of lighting modes. It can be quickly switched through FN key combination, and the brightness of five gear backlight can be adjusted. Through the drive, there are more adjustment options, and the playability is very rich.
Evaluation of rapoo v808rgb game mechanical keyboard: Performance & Game measurement
Rapoo v808rgb supports full key non impact function, which can avoid misoperation caused by key conflict in the game.
In terms of games, we choose apex hero, the hottest FPS game at present. In such games, whether there can be coquettish walking depends on the keyboard. In the game, rapoo v808rgb brings good response speed, and the operations such as sliding and jumping are relatively easy. The red axis straight up and down can also make your operation faster, combined with the colorful RGB backlight, The sense of game is absolutely amazing.
Evaluation summary: Overall, rapoo v808rgb is a relatively stable update of 800 series. Although there are no free hand holders and other accessories, combined with the price of 499 yuan, it is also a cost-effective choice in high-end keyboards.
In terms of hand feel, it is the least worrying point. The original cherry MX shaft is at the top level in quality and hand feel. Rapoo v808rgb shows the characteristics of the original shaft well. Combined with 16.8 million color and colorful RGB backlight and rich function driver, it makes the keyboard play more diverse. Rapoo v808rgb will be a good choice if you want to taste the original cherry MX shaft.