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Corsair VENGEANCE K95
8.1 out of 10

Corsair VENGEANCE K95

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Reviews and Problems with Corsair VENGEANCE K95

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Overall 6
6.0

Not the Best

Anne F., Newegg
9 April 2015
  • Summary: Wouldn't buy it again if I had the choice. Would go with another brand like Ducky, WASD, or even Filco for the money I spent on this.
  • Pros: Great build quality. Nice media controls. Nice braided cables. Macro keys are very nice too.
  • Cons: LEDs burnt out. I've been using the board for 1.5 years and more than 1/3 of them burnt out and don't work anymore. It looked nice for a little while at least right? Expensive as hell. The Macro keys are separated from the frame and are mounted on plastic while the rest of the board is sitting on...
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Overall 6
6.0

Avoid... Buy the new RGB version instead

Tristran, Amazon
19 March 2015
  • Summary: Great keyboard let down by multiple failing LED units and costly warranty return program. I asked Corsair support if I could upgrade (paying the difference) to the RGB version which was released later and has been proven to be more reliable, they declined and told me I needed to pay a fee to get my...
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Overall 6
6.0

Too many burnt-out LEDs

Luke W., Newegg
8 March 2015
  • Summary: I would have looked at buying a different mechanical keyboard if I'd known this many LEDs were going to burn out so quickly.
  • Pros: Nice feel to the keys, good keyboard rest.
  • Cons: Within the last week, four of the LEDs have burnt out. For an item I've used for less than a year, that is simply unacceptable.
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Overall 6
6.0

LEDs

Cooper L., Newegg
16 February 2015
  • Summary: Overall, good keyboard. Would be a great keyboard if not for the LEDs. I have not tried sending my keyboard back because I did not keep every single scrap of paper that came with the box, which is what Corsair says you need to get a refund. Oh well.
  • Pros: The keyboard feels amazing. The Cherry Red MX Switches are absolutely delightful. Each key press is smooth and light. The software is easy to figure out without any tutorials.
  • Cons: About half of my LEDs have either burnt out or have diminished to the point where it is impossible to tell if they are on or not. It started with just a few keys but quickly progressed like the plague to keys all acrosse my keyboard. Now I keep my LEDs off, to quarantine the survivors from the im...
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Overall 6
6.0

Good keyboard LED's No Good

James L., Newegg
1 February 2015
  • Pros: The mechanical part of the keyboard is top notch. It feels solid and I really like it. However, the LED’s will not last. (see comment below).
  • Cons: Although I purchased this keyboard in July, I did not take it out of the box and start using it until the beginning of November. Less than two weeks of use, a couple of the LED’s went out. Contacted Customer Service regarding burned out LEDs. They were very courteous and helpful and immediately i...
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Overall 6
6.0

Be careful.

felicitas c., Newegg
25 January 2015
  • Summary: N/A
  • Pros: The best mechanical keyboard I've ever used. Aside from the con below.
  • Cons: After a little more than a year of owning this.. the LEDs are starting to fail. Last week only one had failed. Woke up this morning and 6 more are out. Going to contact Corsair tomorrow morning and see if I can get a replacement. After paying so much you'd expect a keyboard to function perfectly ...
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Overall 6
6.0

Failing LED's

Joshua W., Newegg
15 December 2014
  • Summary: I'm going to Keep this model, the LED's are a huge dissapointment, but I'd rather save the $$$ to ship this towards a new, more reliable keyboard.
  • Pros: Beautiful, sleek, and feels sturdy. Great typing action.
  • Cons: Failing LED's I was optimistic after receiving this as a gift, because I have always loved Corsair products, but now, ~3 months after receiving, 4 LED's have failed. Corsair is willing to replace it, but only if I pay the shipping! For a keyboard that, according to numerous reviews obviously has ...
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Overall 6
6.0

Not bad, but not the best.

Carl P., Amazon
30 November 2014
  • Summary: Pros: Too many to list, so I'll just say every function on the keyboard works as described. Cons: I've had the keyboard for three months and two LEDs have already died. The keyboard also has random fits, as if all of the keys are being held down at once, and it will not stop until I unplug it and...
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Overall 6
6.0

Decent keyboard, bad LED's, and poor customer service.

Tyler S., Newegg
28 November 2014
  • Summary: I don't think I will be recommending Corsair keyboards to anyone anytime soon.
  • Pros: The keyboard itself is amazing. I love the light touch needed to activate the keys. I would have to say this is one of the best performing keyboards I've used.
  • Cons: After 8 months of using this keyboard I noticed the LED's starting going out on it. I was able to get a replacement from Corsair 2 months ago. Now my replacement keyboard is having LED's go out on it again. Corsair said they would replace it again, but I'm not interesting in getting another keybo...
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Overall 6
6.0

Keys Die

nicolas b., Newegg
20 October 2014
  • Summary: Wouldn't recommend due to dead lights.
  • Pros: Good mechanical keyboard. Satisfying to type on.
  • Cons: 36 of the led lights have died.
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