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Written by Colin Armstrong   
Tuesday, 23 November 2010
Table of Contents: Page Index
Gigabyte Aivia K8100 Gaming Keyboard
Closer Look: Gigabyte Aivia
Gigabyte Aivia Detailed Features
Software Features
Testing and Results
Final Thoughts and Conclusion

Gigabyte Aivia K8100 Gaming Keyboard Review

Gigabyte may be a name known to some due to their motherboards, but it seems the company has recently decided to venture into the over saturated peripheral market with the release of the Gigabyte Aivia K8100 keyboard. This keyboard - similar to their recent motherboards - is aimed at the enthusiast computer crowd. With features such as 20-key simultaneous anti-ghosting as well as up to 100 programmable, on-board macros, this keyboard is clearly for the hardest of hardcore gamers. Within this review, Benchmark Reviews tests the Gigabyte Aivia K8100 gaming keyboard.

Coming in two unique colors, as well as the generic black, the Gigabyte K8100 bears a very unique look. It resembles a deep red ferrari and deep yellow lambourghini in both colour and design.

Gigabyte Aivia K8100 Keyboard

Within this review, I'll put the Aivia K8100 through a variety of tests, including gaming (FPS and MMOs) as well as standard tasks such as word processing. On the outside this keyboard looks like It'll be able to perform well, but does it really? Keep reading to find out!

Gigabyte Aivia Features

  • Ghost Macro Engine
  • 20 Anti-Ghost Keys
  • Touch and Slide Volume Control
  • More Sensitive & Report Rate
  • Considerate Design & Gift

K8100 Specifications

Interface USB 2.0
Supported OS Windows 98/200/ME/XP 32bit Vista/Win7 32/64 bit
Switch life 10 million times
Weight 1300g
Operating humidity 10% to 90%
Dimension 490 * 263 * 32.8 mm
Color Black, yellow, red

Manufacturer: Gigabyte Technology
Product Name: Aivia K8100
Model Number: GK-K8100-RED (Red) or GK-K8100 (Standard Black)
Price As Tested: Red $79.99 / Black $69.99

Full Disclosure: The product sample used in this article has been provided by Gigabyte Technology.



# k8100 in redamrith 2011-03-18 08:00
pl;ease could someone point me in the direction of an online store to purchase a k8100 keyboard in colour red
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