If you prefer typing on a laptop to type on a standard keyboard you will probably like this keyboard. Key characters are well lit and easy to find in complete darkness and retain their usual key shapes. I don’t think I will ever buy another keyboard that does not have this feature, that is how awesome it is. Let me start out by admitting that I’m not a gamer. Compared against equals such as the Logitech G15 or the Razer Lycosa, the Sidewinder X6 provides the same or more features at the same or a lesser price and all with a robust design. The lack of a detachable wrist-rest means users with reduced desk sizes will also need to occupy a sizable portion of their desk even when not resting their wrists.

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Record any sequence of keystrokes—even standard chat messages. Sorry, we’re having trouble showing recommendations right now. You’re awesome for sidewinxer it! Write a customer review. The use of instant macro recording functionality gives the keyboard flexibility to be used on the go while gaming and spending as little time as possible in the operating system pre-defining the macro in advance. I like a lot of space for my mouse and honestly don’t have a large desk area for it.

The Function keys are also sizably bigger on Reclusa which helps when shortcut functions are mapped in applications to these keys. Microsoft finally delivered to computer users an awesome gaming and casual keyboard alike by listening to gamers needs.


Two-Color Adjustable Backlighting Lighting dial adjusts the brightness of the keyboard and key pad. Mode Switching Manually toggle the keyboard from standard mode to either of two gaming modes.

Still Great after all these years. If you prefer a notebook style keyboard layout without compromising key accuracy while gaming, stick with the Sidewinder X6.

I don’t think I will ever buy another keyboard that does not have this feature, that is how awesome it is. Readers looking for an upgrade from a standard non-feature rich keyboard should seriously consider making the move to gaming keyboards with the arrival of the Sidewinder X6. See all reviews.

The Macro keys located on the left of the keyboard have their own Macro toggle key to quickly switch between the first 12 Macro keys S1-S12 while the Numeric keypad stores the remaining Macro keys SS Available from these sellers.

To complement the ease of accessing and programming macros a Cruise Control key is also located in the top row of the keyboard to allow any depressed key combination to run indefinitely until the Cruise Control key is pressed again. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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My poor carpel tunnel arm is so sidewincer to have a comfortable keyboard to use. We’ve changed, we promise. More 4 months later: Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.


If Microsoft really wants to open up its doors to further business then this is something we hope will change with their next gamer products. The keys are obviously not as light as a mechanical keyboard however they do still all work after 4 years and TONS of use.

Depending on your preference you might find typing easier on the Reclusa since the individual keys are easily distinguishable and accommodate bigger fingers. Don’t show this x.

The lack of a dial to scroll content on the Sidewinder is not missed and neither is the awkwardly positioned volume dial lkgitech the right side of the Reclusa. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Best Computer Accessories for From the Manufacturer Ready for the next dimension in gaming performance, custom tuning, and action?

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Pages with related products. The detachable numeric keypad unfortunately is inoperable while detached. I have gotten TONS of use out of this keyboard and realize I should probably re-evaluate the amount of time I spend in front of a monitor.

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