SteelSeries Apex 150 affordable gaming keyboard

apex150 rgb gaming keyboardSteelSeries has just announced the Apex 150 gaming keyboard. It boasts all the durability and advanced features in an affordable package.

The Apex 150 introduces SteelSeries’ new membrane switches.

These provide an ultra-fast and quiet key feel with a guaranteed 20-million click and splash resistance.

Apex 150 – Insane in the membrane

The Apex 150 features fully-programmable keys with advanced anti-ghosting and 24-key rollover to deliver fast-paced, accurate gaming.

apex150 gaming keyboardThe quick tension keys are designed for fast reaction times. How this works is that the tension membrane pulls the key into actuation, resulting in a tactile key feel and quiet operation. These switches are exclusive to SteelSeries.


apex 150 RGBThe keyboard also features RGB lighting in five zones. Furthermore, this is all fully programmable with SteelSeries Engine software and compatible with SteelSeries apps such as Discord, PrismSync and the Audio Visualizer.

SteelSeries Engine

SteelSeries Engine now features chat notifications in partnership with Discord. This feature, introduced with the Apex M750, allows real-time chat notifications from Discord to be synced to SteelSeries illuminated products.

apex150 splash proofStreamers, gamers and esports players can light up the new Apex 150 with customisable notifications that indicate new messages, mute status and more.

In addition to Discord integration, SteelSeries Engine also includes other apps such as the Audio Visualizer, GameSense and PrismSync.

apex 150 membraneThe Audio Visualizer syncs the illumination on the Apex 150 (and all SteelSeries illuminated products) with any music or playlist of the user’s choice.

Additionally, GameSense lighting provides reactive illumination. This responds to in-game events like low ammo, health, kills, money and cooldown timers.

Finally, PrismSync dynamically syncs multi-colour lighting effects between your board and all your SteelSeries Prism-enabled gear.

Price and availability

The Apex 150 is available now at for £59.99.