Razer announces optical gaming keyboard Razer Huntsman Mini with a form factor of 60%. This new ultra-compact keyboard is the new entry in the Huntsman family, known for its advanced optical switches, more powerful than traditional mechanics in terms of speed and response time.

The Huntsman Mini will be available in Black and Mercury White finishes, in both purple “clicky” switch variants and red optical linear devices – recently upgraded.

The keyboard rise with a 60% form factor

The Huntsman Mini responds to the growing community demand for a compact, high-performance gaming keyboard. Among these, also professional Fortnite players, such as Ceice and Cloakzy, as the reduced form adapts perfectly to the limited desktop space during tournaments. At about 60% the size of a traditional keyboard, the Huntsman Mini still has all the essential keys for gaming. Functions normally assigned to dedicated keys on a full-size keyboard are present as secondary functions, printed on the side of each individual key. You can also assign more – including macros – with Razer Hypershift found in Synapse 3. This minimalist design eliminates desktop clutter and allows you to have more space for your cat’s play, mouse movements. or naps.

Improved with community feedback

The Razer Product Team continues the design approach taken with the Razer Huntsman Tournament Edition, which involves listening carefully to feedback from communities of gaming and tech enthusiasts. Several iteration phases and suggestions contributed to the development of the Razer Huntsman Mini.

« We have many years of experience in creating and innovating keyboards and switches designed for gamers. Added to this is the support and feedback from our community.” , he pretends Alvin Cheung, Senior Vice President de la Business Unit Razer’s Peripherals. « The Huntsman Mini packs the best of the latest keyboard technology into an ultra-compact 60% form factor« .

Less than a year after the release of the Huntsman Tournament Edition linear switches, Razer has developed an improved linear optical switch, which debuts on the Huntsman Mini – it is fitted with silicone acoustic dampers that significantly reduce noise in ensuring quieter acoustics without compromising speed or smoothness. The PBT Doubleshot keys, introduced with the Huntsman Tournament Edition last September, are stronger than normal ABS on standard keyboards and withstand prolonged use without fading. Razer has also invested to produce them in regional locations over the coming months. For those who like keyboard customization, Huntsman Mini has a standard bottom row compatible with most key sets. You can also take advantage of the USB-C port to connect the cable that the user has at hand.


Designed for games

The Huntsman Mini may be small, but it has the game in hand. Players who play titles that require speed, such as Fortnite, can create and shoot quickly and accurately with optical switches that instantly operate at blazing speed, surpassing the performance of traditional mechanical switches found in the game. Most other gaming keyboards.

Gamers can also take full advantage of Razer Chroma RGB lighting effects with additions from popular titles like Fortnite, Apex Legends, and an ever-growing roster of over 150 games through Razer Synapse 3. Even without external software, you can show off your own Chroma effects with additional preconfigured lighting profiles on board.

Source : Reddit