Corsair today announced the K55 RGB Pro and K55 RGB Pro XT membrane gaming keyboards. Each has a familiar layout plus six dedicated macro keys. With their help, it is fashionable to activate customizable functions, keyboard shortcuts or actions with one click. Macro keys can also be integrated with Elgato Stream Deck software to control streaming. Apart from this, there are seven dedicated keys for playback and volume control.
The K55 RGB Pro has five lighting zones and six preset lighting effects, while the K55 RGB Pro XT features per-key lighting, ten built-in lighting effects, and customization via Corsair iCUE software.
The degree of protection of the new keyboards is IP42. Keyboards come with a removable soft textured palm rest. A USB interface is used to connect to a computer. The polling rate is 1000 Hz.
The Corsair K55 RGB Pro costs $ 50, and the K55 RGB Pro XT costs $ 70. Sales have already started.