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X-Bows for Gaming

X-Bows for Gaming

X-Bows is a highly capable gaming keyboard.

Every X-Bows comes in your choice of Gateron mechanical switches that are tested to 50 million actuations.  With stylish RGB lighting, N-key rollover, onboard memory for key remapping and support for macros; X-Bows has the features and aesthetics of a tournament-worthy gaming keyboard.

For fans of first person shooters (FPS), there is a slight adjustment one should make for the best experience.  The typical WASD layout for movement should be remapped to ESDF.  This is due to the lowered QAZ column that relieves stress on our shorter pinky finger during everyday typing.  For...


Why an Ergonomic Keyboard?

Why an Ergonomic Keyboard?

Before we answer the topic in question, we must first define what is ergonomics.

According to the International Ergonomics Association:

"Ergonomics (or human factors) is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among humans and other elements of a system, and the profession that applies theory, principles, data and methods to design in order to optimize human well-being and overall system performance. "

In simple terms, ergonomics is human centered design. Helping people interact with systems in their most natural way.

The need for ergonomic keyboards developed from the growing number of office workers who suffer from...