Building a powerful gaming PC or an assembled PC can be a herculean task. You need to shop for the best available CPU, accessories, and monitor that fit in your budget. And this includes a quality keyboard that will support your daily usage. So, to make things easier, we have crafted a list of the best wired keyboards for your PC that will not cost over Rs 1,000. So, here are some of the top choices available in the market right now.
1. Logitech K120
Logitech K120 features low-profile keys that offer quiet and comfortable typing experience. It has full-sized F keys and number pad as well. The sleek design of the keyboard also keeps your wrist in a relaxed position. Add to that, the spill resistant nature of the keyboard makes it extra appealing, and the adjustable tilt legs are a bonus. You just need to plug the USB interface to your PC to get it working, no extra installation required. But more importantly, this will work with Windows versions as well as Linux systems.
2. Dell Kb216
Number two on this list is the durable keyboard from Dell that is worth the consideration. This black keyboard has the regular set of keys, F keys and the number pad. It supports easy plug-and-play connectivity vis the built-in USB interface that connects to PC. It also has height-adjustable legs that can be raised or lowered depending on the height of the desk or the chair.
3. Amkette Xcite Pro
Amkette has its Xcite Pro in this segment that is popular because of its price as well as the features you get with it. This keyboard gets a USB interface for connecting with your PC and has a wide array of buttons for multimedia and one-touch internet access. The keyboard’s design gets durability thanks to the spill-resistant keys that can handle rough usage and any accidental spilling of water. The design reference of the keyboard also makes sure of a noiseless typing experience that offers tactile feedback for smooth typing. The other good thing that Amkette has done is that the keys get UV coating so that they don’t fade over time. The dual colour touch gives it a different appeal on the desk.
4. Zinq ZQ-1133
If you need a reliable, lightweight and sleek keyboard, look no further than the ZQ-1133 from Zinq Technologies. The full keyboard design has 104 keys that include the hotkeys and the navigational keys as well. It has an LED light that flashes the moment to turn on the Num, Caps or Scroll lock function. Zinq has tested the keyboard through over 5 million keystrokes to give you assurance that its sleek and lightweight body will not break easily. The plug-and-play method of connecting the keyboard to a PC is possible with the built-in USB interface. You don’t need any software or drivers to install the device. You can rely on the keyboard to deliver a noiseless typing experience thanks to its well thought out design.
5. Zebronics ZEB-KEM2100
Another popular budget keyboard among buyers is the ZEB-KM2100 from Zebronics. This is a hard-core multimedia keyboard that has 114 keys which includes multimedia as well as a dedicated key of Rupee. The design of this keyboard includes UV coated keys so that the alphabets do not fade away in a short time. You can set the keyboard to the right height using the adjustable stand at the back. Just use the USB interface to simply connect and play the keyboard with any Windows PC. The modular design of the ZEB-KM2100 ensures the keyboard does not occupy a lot of space on the desk.
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