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The best gaming keyboards for every budget in 2021

Prices are accurate at the time of publication.When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Gaming keyboards can make or break your game, so we rounded up the best for you to choose from. The best gaming keyboard overall is the Corsair K100 RGB, combining sheer performance with a deep feature set. We've picked out the best mechanical, optical, and mini keyboards too, meeting every PC gamer's need. Choosing an excel...
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How to connect a PS4 controller to your PC via a USB cable or Bluetooth

You can connect your PS4 controller to a PC using a micro-USB cable or wirelessly via Bluetooth. With a USB, you can connect to your PC via Steam or DS4 Windows Utility. If your PC supports Bluetooth, you can pair and connect your controller wirelessly. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you enjoy using a PS4 controller for PC gaming, you'll be glad to know that there are a few ways to connect your PS4 controller to your Windows 10 PC. Two of these methods invol...
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18 unique gift ideas for the gamers on your shopping list, from controllers to collectibles

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Shuttershock Finding gifts for the gamers on your shopping list can be tough with so many options to choose from. We put together a list of our favorite gaming gifts, ranging from controllers to collectibles. When choosing a gift, it's important to know if your gamer prefers PlayStation, Switch, Xbox, or PC. Gift shopping for a tech-savvy gamer can be challenging, but we've put together a list ...
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Snag a brand new PS5? Don’t forget these must-have gaming accessories

Were you lucky enough to snag a new PS5 console? Great job! Now, you'll want to check out these must-have gaming accessories at GameStop!
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If a sweaty grip is ruining your mobile gaming experience, there are now thumb gloves for that

PonyWang/Getty Images Gaming product maker Razer has come up with a solution for thumb sweat affecting mobile gamers. Razer's answer is one-finger gloves that gamers can slip on to their thumbs and index fingers. The non-slip sleeves are made from breathable fabric so sweaty hands won't cut gaming short. See more stories on Insider's business page. If you've ever had to stop gaming because your hands got too sweaty, you're in luck now. Gaming product company Razer has...
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How to connect Bluetooth headphones to a Nintendo Switch in 2 ways

The Nintendo Switch now natively supports Bluetooth headphones. Nintendo You can connect Bluetooth headphones to your Nintendo Switch through the System Settings menu. While you have Bluetooth headphones connected, you can only use up to two wireless controllers. If you prefer, you can also connect Bluetooth headphones to your Switch with a Bluetooth adapter. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. It took a few years, but the Nintendo Switch finally supports Bluetooth...
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The 6 best gaming headsets in 2021 for consoles and PC

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Gaming headsets can elevate your gameplay with reliable voice chat and immersive audio performance. The is the best headset overall thanks to its multiplatform and wireless support. Read more about why you can trust our tech team to provide the best product recommendations. As the video game industry continues to grow, more and more people are gaming online via PS5, PS4, Xbox, PC, and the Switch. But, not all gaming setups are created equal. For the best mul...
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This $550 ergonomic office chair rivals Herman Miller's $1,000+ options

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Mark Knapp/Business Insider The NeueChair brings a premium, stylish office chair to a more affordable price point. Adjustable armrests, a sliding seat, a reclining backrest, and a versatile lumbar support are the standout ergonomic features. At $599, the NeueChair is affordable for all that it offers, but it struggles to match the value of the ErgoChair 2 or Uplift Vert. Table of Contents: Masthead St...
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Yes, the Nintendo Switch has Bluetooth - here's how to connect a headset or new controller

The Switch's Bluetooth features are limited. Nintendo The Nintendo Switch does have Bluetooth, but only for connecting controllers. You can't connect Bluetooth headphones or other accessories to the Switch without buying a special adapter. These Bluetooth adapters can be used when the Switch is docked or in handheld mode. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Between wireless controllers and wireless headphones, Bluetooth is one of the most popular technologi...
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The 8 best gaming keyboards of 2021

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Gaming keyboards can make or break your game, so we rounded up the best for you to choose from. The best gaming keyboard overall is the Corsair K100 RGB, combining sheer performance with a deep feature set. We've picked out the best mechanical, optical, and mini keyboards too, meeting every PC gamer's need. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky When it comes to choos...
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The 6 best gaming headsets in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Gaming headsets can elevate your gameplay with reliable voice chat and immersive audio performance. The is the best headset overall thanks to its multiplatform and wireless support. As the video game industry continues to grow, more and more people are gaming online via PS5, PS4, Xbox, PC, and the Switch. But, not all gaming setups are created equal. For the best multiplayer experience you're going to want a headset. Of course, immersive audio and conven...
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15 great gifts to buy for the gamer in your life

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Shuttershock Finding gifts for the gamers on your shopping list can be tough with so many gadgets to choose from. We've put together a list of our favorite gaming gifts, ranging from controllers to collectibles. Before choosing a gift, it's helpful to know if your gamer prefers PlayStation, Switch, Xbox, or PC. Gift shopping for a tech-savvy gamer can be challenging, but we've put together a...
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How to connect and pair a PS4 controller to your PC using Bluetooth or a USB cable

You can connect a PS4 controller to your PC via Steam, the DS4 Windows Utility, or Bluetooth. To connect your PS4 controller to a PC using Steam or the DS4 Windows Utility, you'll need a micro-USB cable. When you pair your PS4 controller on a PC with Bluetooth, the connection is wireless. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Hardcore PC gamers often swear by the precision of a mouse and keyboard - it's so popular that even console players sometimes prefer keyboar...
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The best ergonomic gaming chairs

There are a lot of chairs out there aimed at gamers, but before you spend on just any desk chair, take a look at our list of the best ergonomic gaming chairs.
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The 5 best iOS gaming controllers of 2021

The best way to play games on an iPhone, , or Apple TV is with a controller.The SteelSeries Nimbus+ is our top pick because of its versatility, familiar layout, and iOS features.  Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There's no denying the popularity of iOS games. Apple gave them their own section of the App Store in 2017 and introduced the Apple Arcade subscription service in 2019 because its customers play so many games.Many mobile games can be played with nothing but a touchscreen. Some titles...
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The 6 best gaming chairs of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A good gaming chair will support you and provide adjustable comfort for long gaming sessions.We researched the best gaming chairs to suit different people, environments, and budgets.The Secretlab Titan is our top pick for its comfort, adjustability, and durability.A gaming chair used to be whatever you happened to use for gaming, but nowadays there's a whole category of purpose-built seats for playing video games. The best gaming chairs are solidly built, durab...
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The Glorious Model O Wireless is the best ultralight wireless mouse you can buy for under $100

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Brian Hoss/Insider The Glorious Model O Wireless includes everything we loved about the wired version, but ditches the cable.The ultralight gaming mouse weighs just 69 grams, features a BAMF sensor, and includes six buttons.For $80, the Model O Wireless delivers an impressive set of features in an affordable package. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Wireless Mouse (small) With hit computer peripherals...
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The best Nintendo Switch accessories in 2021

Nintendo's Switch is a versatile handheld gaming console, and a few key accessories can make it even better.Our picks for the best Nintendo Switch accessories include controllers, wireless headphones, and portable essentials.See also: The best Nintendo Switch deals available nowThe Nintendo Switch is one of the most innovative gaming consoles of the past decade and one of the highest selling, with more than 50 million units sold since March 2017.The handheld includes a dock that will let you pla...
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The Audeze Penrose X headset brings rich, wireless Hi-Fi audio to gamers for a better price than before

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Mark Knapp/Business Insider The offers high-fidelity wireless audio to gamers on Xbox Series X, PlayStation 5, and PC.While $299.99 is a high price, it's cheaper than before and higher-quality with extremely distortion-resistant planar magnetic drivers.The headset's plastic build feels out of place for the price, but is likely down to cost-cutting in lieu of Hi-Fi audio features.See the rest of o...
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The Audeze Penrose X headset is where wireless, Hi-Fi audio and rich gaming sound meet for a more affordable price

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Mark Knapp/Business Insider The delivers a high-fidelity wireless audio experience for a broad range of platforms, including Xbox Series X, PlayStation 5, and multiple connection types.Planar magnetic drivers push exceptional audio, but come at a high price of $299.99.The plastic construction of the Penrose series feels out of place for the price, but may be balancing out the cost of other techno...
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You can connect up to 4 controllers to your PS4 at once - here's how that stacks up to the competition

You can connect up to four controllers to a PS4 at once. Sony It can be hard to tell how many controllers can connect to a PS4 at a glance, since you can connect controllers wirelessly. While the PS4 can charge two controllers at once, it can connect up to four controllers wirelessly. This is less than its predecessor, the PS3, and also less than its competitors, the Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, which both support up to eight controllers at once. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference...
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The best iOS gaming controllers

The best way to play games on an iPhone, , or Apple TV is with a controller.The SteelSeries Nimbus+ is the best iOS controller because of its unparalleled versatility, familiar layout, and a handful of features made specifically for iOS. Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There's no denying the popularity of iOS games. Apple gave them their own section of the App Store in 2017 and introduced the Apple Arcade ...
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How to properly clean a mechanical keyboard without damaging it

You can use several simple tools to clean your mechanical keyboard. Neil Godwin/PC Gamer Magazine/Future via Getty Images You should lightly clean a mechanical keyboard with a small vacuum or a brush regularly.  One of the advantages of a mechanical keyboard is that it's relatively easy to clean — you can remove and replace the keys with minimal effort to thoroughly cleanse the keyboard deck.  If you spill liquid on your keyboard, unplug it to prevent electrical damage and then perform a l...
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The Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro SE matches the top gaming mice on features and performance, but it’s a bit more affordable

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Simon Hill/Business Insider The Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro SE is one of the best wireless gaming mice you can buy. Best suited to larger hands and a palm grip, this mouse is fast, precise, and completely lag-free.Easy to customize with Corsair's iCue software, this gaming mouse has 8 programmable buttons and 9 RGB lighting zones.Read our guides to the best mice and the best gaming mice for alternati...
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The Corsair K60 RGB Pro is a stripped-back mechanical gaming keyboard that comes at a reasonable price

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Simon Hill/Business Insider The Corsair K60 RGB Pro is the middle child in Corsair's entry-level mechanical keyboard range, and it boasts a brushed aluminum board and per-key RGB lighting.With Cherry Viola switches, this is a proper mechanical keyboard for gamers on a budget.It's comfortable to type on and great for gaming, but there are some missing features.You may also be interested in our picks...
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The Roccat Burst Pro mouse offers frictionless, featherweight gaming that's ideal for shooter fans

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Simon Hill/Business Insider The Roccat Burst Pro boasts a svelte design that's incredibly lightweight and special smooth pads that ensure it glides across your desktop. Sensitive, accurate, and extremely responsive this medium-sized mouse should satisfy demanding gamers.With 6 programmable buttons and AIMO lighting support, this gaming mouse can be fully configured with Roccat's Swarm softwareYou m...
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The SteelSeries Arctis 9 Wireless gaming headset is a versatile premium choice for gamers and can even become your primary headphones with Bluetooth

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The are a great pair of gaming headphones that support just about everything with an easy connection except Xbox.The headset offers most of the Arctis Pro Wireless experience at a trimmed down price point.The headset supports wireless connections to PC, PlayStation 5 and 4, Nintendo Switch, and mobile. There are many different ways to connect to both the headset and the wireless transmitter.Sign up for I...
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The cute Razer Huntsman Mini may be the perfect portable keyboard for gamers on the go, but there's too much missing

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Simon Hill/Business Insider With a 60 percent form factor, a detachable cable, and memory for five profiles this keyboard is specially designed for gamers on the go.The Razer Huntsman Mini may be small, but it packs a punch with optical switches and hard-wearing PBT keycaps.Razer's full light show is available with Chroma RGB onboard and support for games like Fortnite and Apex Legends.You may also...
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This Dell QHD gaming monitor is a full $150 off during Cyber Week

Dell has a great one for gamers looking to upgrade: A 32-inch curved gaming monitor for 25% off.
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There aren't any PS5 console deals for Cyber Monday 2020, but you can still score discounts on PlayStation games and accessories

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Sony Don't waste your time looking, there are no deals to be had on the new PlayStation 5 console for Cyber Monday 2020.In fact, you'll be lucky to find one at the regular price.You can, however, find discounts on some top PS5 games and gaming accessories to accompany your new console.Get a discount on epic games like "Assassin's Creed: Valhalla," "Godfall," or "Watch Dogs: Legion."Check out the be...
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