Your keyboard is arguably one of the most important components in your entire computer system. It’s the one device that you spend more time interacting with, and a poor-quality keyboard can ruin your experience with even the highest end computers.
Before we go any further, let’s do a quick tally. How many of you always use a desk lamp when you’re on the computer? If you answered yes, this article might not be for you. Chances are, most people do not have any lighting dedicated to their keyboard. Fortunately, this doesn’t mean that you’ll have to hunt and peck in the dark. With a proper illuminated keyboard, you can solve your lighting problem without any external peripherals. The lighting on an illuminated keyboard is much more subtle. Only the icons themselves, and sometimes the area around each individual key, are illuminated.
Keyboards come in all shapes and designs. Many of these designs come with illumination built right in. We’ll be taking a look at the three best illuminated keyboards on the market. We’ll help you understand the differences between them, and find the one that’s right for you.