GAIN THE COMPETITIVE EDGE ON THE MAC WITH RAZER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Carlsbad, Calif.– June 30 th, 2011– Razer, the world’s leading high-end precision gaming brand, is excited to announce that their highly-popular Razer BlackWidow, Razer BlackWidow Ultimate, and Razer Anansi keyboards are now available in standard Mac key layout.

“For Mac gamers, your supreme gaming reign begins now with the Razer BlackWidow and the Razer Anansi.” said Robert“RazerGuy” Krakoff, President, Razer USA. “Whether you’re after exceptional tactile feedback from your fast key presses, or dedicated keys for more MMO skills at your fingertips, these gaming keyboards for Mac deliver.  As promised, we’ve been hard at work rolling out Mac support on all our products, whether with dedicated drivers or hardware changes, offering the same competitive edge for Mac gamers as their PC brethren.”

All three gaming keyboards feature the standard Mac layout with iconic Command and Option keys, as well as a row of easily accessible media keys. Also included with the keyboards, the Mac-Integrated software gives you the power of full customization of absolute typing and gaming destruction in your hands.

About the Razer BlackWidow: Mac Edition  

The Razer BlackWidow: Mac Edition’s full mechanical key architecture provides a distinctive tactile feedback that simulates the experience and precision of performing a mouse click, giving gamers an entirely new keyboard feel. With its optimized actuation force of 50g and an actuation point halfway down the full travel distance of 4mm, the Razer BlackWidow: Mac Edition’s keys deliver crisp response with accelerated actuation speed. The ultra robust construction, fully programmable keys, 5 additional macro keys, and on-the-fly macro recording make the BlackWidow: Mac Edition a fully equipped and revolutionary gaming keyboard.

PRICE: US $79.99 /€79.99

AVAILABILITY:

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Worldwide– Available Now

Product Features:

    <*>Mechanical key architecture for faster actuation and extended lifespan <*>Fully programmable keys + 5 additional gaming keys with on-the-fly macro recording <*>10 Customizable software profiles with on-the-fly switching <*>1000Hz Ultrapolling™ for a blistering fast 1ms response time <*>Gaming optimized key matrix <*>Easy access Mac media keys <*>Gaming mode option <*>Approx. size in mm: 475(L) x 171(W) x 30(H)
 

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About the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac Edition

The Razer BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac Edition is a step up from the standard BlackWidow, possessing the added feature of individually backlit keys, along with media and USB passthrough jacks. Players will never miss a step in the dark− giving them the cutting edge to launch assaults and flank foes even in low light conditions.  Its full mechanical key architecture, with an actuation point halfway through the full travel distance of 4mm, combined with its distinct tactile feedback that simulates a mouse click, allows the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac Edition to provide gamers with a keyboard that responds like no other. 

Equipped with an ultra robust construction, fully programmable keys, full mechanical key architecture and on-the-fly macro recording, the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac Edition is a revolutionary gaming keyboard. Also included are 3.5” audio-out and line-in jacks, as well as an additional USB passthrough. Now, the fate of your game is all at your fingertips with the BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac Edition.

PRICE: US $129.99 /€129.99

AVAILABILITY:

Razerzone.com– Available Now

Worldwide– Available Now

Product Features:

    <*>Mechanical key architecture for faster actuation and extended lifespan <*>Individually backlit keys with 5 levels of lighting <*>Fully programmable keys + 5 additional gaming keys with on-the-fly macro recording <*>10 Customizable software profiles with on-the-fly switching <*>1000Hz Ultrapolling™ for a blistering fast 1ms response time <*>Gaming optimized key matrix <*>Easy access Mac media keys <*>Gaming mode option <*>Audio-out / mic-in jacks <*>USB pass-through <*>Approx. size in mm: 475(L) x 171(W) x 30(H)
 

Razer BlackWidow Ultimate: Mac edition

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About the Razer Anansi: Mac Edition

The Razer Anansi: Mac Edition was designed and engineered especially for the MMO gamer with the ability to execute seven times more commands instantly compared to a standard keyboard. Its seven thumb modifier keys, located below the space bar, allow gamers to actuate every possible combination of modifier keys (shift, ctrl, alt) in total accuracy and comfort using a single key stroke. With over 100 programmable keys and five additional gaming keys, the Razer Anansi: Mac Edition allows both casual and hardcore MMO gamers alike to further expand their repertoire of boss-killing abilities and macros, providing total control with convenient and instantaneous command executions.

Price: US $99.99 / EU€99.99

AVAILABILITY:

Razerzone.com – Available Now

Worldwide– Available Now

Product Features

    <*>Seven thumb modifier keys that allow the use up to seven times more abilities            <*>Over 100 programmable Hyperesponse keys with on-the-fly macro recording <*>20 gaming profiles with one-button profile switching <*>Five additional gaming keys <*>16 million color backlight illumination <*>Optimized key matrix for minimized ghosting <*>Gaming mode option <*>Easy access Mac media keys
 


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About the Razer Group:

Razer is more than just the world’s leading brand in high-end precision gaming products, perpetually defining the gaming and technology space.  Founded in 1998 in Carlsbad, California, Razer is driven by the ceaseless pursuit for absolute precision and high usability in a distinctive, aesthetic design that will give gamers the edge they demand.  With labs and offices in seven cities around the world, Razer dedicates user interface research and development to bring cutting-edge technology to each and every product.  We live by our motto: For Gamers. By Gamers.™

For more information, please visit www.razerzone.com.

Press contacts:

USA

Melonie McElhannon

Melonie.McElhannon@razerzone.com

Europe

Torsten Meier

Torsten.Meier@razerzone.com

Asia Pacific

Chen Terng Shing

Terngshing.Chen@razerzone.com

China

Chris Chen

Chris.Chen@razerzone.com

Razer - For Gamers. By Gamers.™

  


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