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It is not just a keyboard. It is also not just a keyboard for gamers. It is in fact the ultimate choice of any gamer who wants to play with the best tool available. Don’t settle for anything less!

Besides incorporating the essential gear for any gamer, this tool will delight you with its diversity. Featuring a TurboCore Processor Unit and an unprecedented 2MB of memory this keyboard can store 5 profiles internally. Each profile contains 4 layers and each layer can store 41 macros plus timing information.

RECORD MACROS INGAME
Want to create a new macro? Don’t want to leave the game? The ROCCAT™ Valo allows you to record and execute new macros within the game via the Macro Record/Pause/Kill buttons. Simply press the Macro Record button, type in your macro and press the Record button again. The macro is instantly available within your game. And in order to remember where your important and frequently used macros are stored, you can easily change the color of these keys with the colored spare keys provided.

SWITCH YOUR PROFILE IN SECONDS
Switching profiles and layers has never been this easy. Dedicated profile and layer keys allow you to switch to your game or character-specific profile within seconds simply by pressing one single key.

EXCLUSIVE NIGHT ILLUMINATION
The time of accidentally hitting the wrong keys is now over. 3-stage night illumination clearly shows the key letterings wherever you are and whatever lighting conditions prevail. Switch off the background illumination during the daytime to save LED life and power. The twin-line LCD always provides you with vital information on your computer’s status. You can even customize the LCD with the optional Software Development Kit and display game-specific information.

HIGH QUALITY GAMING MICROPHONE
Enhanced connectivity with pass-thru audio plugs and a twin USB hub, a free noise-cancelling gaming microphone and the key exchanger further enhance your performance. Become a professional by using professional equipment.

“We created the base for you to create a professional. Its energized by Aimo.”
Dr. E. J. Dale, ROCCAT Scientist


Recommended retail price: 99,99€
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You can I believe pick one up here for 69€ which is about 100 USD
http://www.novatech.co.uk/novatech/s....html?ROC-VALO

I really love that the keys are all customizable So I say Blue keys and Red WASD lol
Edited by Darkice - 6/23/08 at 9:49am
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I want more pics! I actually might like it!


Edited by neonlazer - 6/23/08 at 9:47am
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Another Pic added shows all angles
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*cough*G15*cough*
    
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hmm, I wonder what kind of functionality the screen has, is it similar to G15?
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Wow. I want that keyboard. Need more info..
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looks sweet
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I am not a huge fan of all the M buttons, I am all for customizable keys, but I don't know how useful those would be for a "gamer" if your fingers are on the AWSD keys, they are kinda out of reach.
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Originally Posted by Kamakazi View Post
I am not a huge fan of all the M buttons, I am all for customizable keys, but I don't know how useful those would be for a "gamer" if your fingers are on the AWSD keys, they are kinda out of reach.
Perhaps for FPSes, but you should realise how amazing this can be in other genres, ie. MMO's (where you use multiple spells)
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Pretty, but that's about it. I want a backlit Logitech Wave!
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