HyperX introduces the new Alloy Elite and Alloy FPS PRO keyboards

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HyperX expands the ALLOY keyboard family by introducing the new Alloy Elite and FPS PRO

HyperX yesterday unveiled two new products in the Alloy gaming keyboard family. These are two very interesting products not only for their technical characteristics, they are both equipped with CherryMX switches, but also for a decidedly competitive price.


The first of the two keyboards presented, the ALLOY ELITE it is also equipped with a sturdy steel frame like all products in the Alloy family, but it adds a beautiful red LED backlight with 18 LEDs and 6 preset lighting modes. It is also equipped with multimedia buttons with a large volume wheel and quick access buttons for brightness, light effects and Game mode. It is also equipped with a pass-through for USB 2.0, titanium-colored WASD keys and N-Key rollover functionality.


La HyperX ALLOY FPS PRO, on the other hand, it is a TKL (ten key less) keyboard, ie without the numeric keypad, to allow more space for the mouse on your desk, ideal for eSports. It also has 6 LED red lighting. Light effects: 6 LED modes and 5 brightness levels.

The two keyboards will be available starting August 21, at 139 and 99 euros respectively.

For more information, please consult the official page and read the press release below while if you want to know our opinion on the HyperX Alloy FPS, you can click here.


HyperX introduces two new mechanical gaming keyboards: Alloy Elite and Alloy TKL FPS Pro

• Game at extreme levels
• Exceptional tactile sensations
• Designed for PC gamers and esports professionals

Milano - July 20, 2017 - HyperX®, a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world's leading independent memory manufacturer, introduces two new mechanical keyboards to its award-winning gaming lineup, chosen by professional esports gamers around the world: the keyboard HyperX Alloy FPS Pro and Alloy Elite keyboard. HyperX offers all the components you need for the best competitive gaming solution: the new HyperX Alloy keyboard boasts Cherry MX mechanical keys, backlight effects, 100% Anti-Ghosting functions and a sturdy steel frame for excellent tactile feel and exceptional gaming performance .


“Enhancing customization and comfort, HyperX is proud to introduce the new Alloy Elite keyboard with mechanical keys Cherry MX, removable support feet and the possibility to customize the lighting. For fans of TKL keyboards, we have designed the new Alloy FPS Pro directly in our labs, ”said Ignacio Sune, Sales Manager EMEA. "It allows players to connect and play immediately, in fact it is possible to access the customization options via keyboard functions, without the need for software".

Featuring a completely new design, the Alloy Elite mechanical keyboard includes the exclusive HyperX-style red backlight, a powerful 18 LEDs and 6 preset LED lighting modes. Alloy Elite features a sturdy steel frame, multimedia keyboard, large volume wheel and quick access buttons for brightness, lighting effects and Game mode. Alloy Elite includes pass-through for USB 2.0, titanium-colored WASD keys and N-Key rollover functionality. No software required, Alloy Elite is plug-and-play ready and includes a convenient detachable palm rest that reduces fatigue during longer gaming sessions.


The new mechanical keyboard HyperX Alloy FPS Pro features a space-saving layout designed specifically to minimize desktop clutter and facilitate mouse movement, taking the game to extreme levels. Designed for professional esports teams and passionate gamers who favor a minimalist and compact design, Alloy FPS Pro is the ideal keyboard for gamers on the go.


“HyperX mechanical keyboards showed a competitive edge right from the start. Its features and build quality lend the right support to our team's game, ”said Gabriel“ FalleN ”Toledo, CSGO, SK Gaming team leader. “Each key on our HyperX mechanical keyboard offers a perfect amount of tension and release, thus avoiding too fast action. HyperX keyboards have a level of style, comfort and edge to take our game to the next level ”.

HyperX Alloy Elite Mechanical Keyboard Features and Specifications:
Switch: CHERRY MX
Type: Mechanical
Backlight: Single color - Red
Light Effects: 6 LED Modes and 5 Brightness Levels
Connection type: USB 2.0 (2 USB connectors)
USB 2.0 Passtrhrough: Yes
Polling frequency: 1000Hz
Anti-ghosting: 100% anti-ghosting
Key rollover: N-key mode
Multimedia controls: Yes
Game mode: Yes
Compatible OS: Windows® 10, 8.1, 8.7
Cable type: connected, twisted
Length: 1.8m
Dimensions: 444.00mm x 226.8mm x 36.30mm
Weight (keyboard and cable): 1467g

HyperX Alloy FPS Pro Mechanical Keyboard Features and Specifications:
Switch: CHERRY MX
Type: Mechanical
Backlight: Single color - Red
Light Effects: 6 LED Modes and 5 Brightness Levels
Connection type: USB 2.0 (1 USB connectors)
Polling frequency: 1000Hz
Anti-ghosting: 100% anti-ghosting
Key rollover: N-key mode
Multimedia controls: Yes
Game mode: Yes
Compatible OS: Windows® 10, 8.1, 8.7
Cable: Detachable, twisted weave
Length: 1.8m
Dimensions: Width: 359.00mm x Depth: 130.00mm x Height: 34.50mm
Weight (keyboard and cable): 900g

Cherry MX Switch Specifications:
Parameters Brown Blue Red
Activation force 45 cN 50cN 45 cN
Travel 4.0mm 4.0mm 4.0mm
Tactile force 55 cN 60 cN N / A
Life cycle 50M 50M 50M

Availability and support
The HyperX Alloy Elite mechanical keyboard (€ 139,99) with Cherry MX blue, red and brown swirch will be available through the HyperX network (retail and e-tail) starting August 21. The HyperX Alloy FPS Pro mechanical keyboard (99,99 Euro) is already available in the version with red switches. Both keyboards are backed by a two-year warranty and HyperX quality of customer service.

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