Steelseries Apex [RAW] Vs. Steelseries 7G

Apex [RAW] 7G
Apex [RAW] 7G
No. of Keys: 104
No. of Macro Keys: 17 with 2 layers
Media Keys: 
Palm Rest: Yes, intergratedYes, detachable
Memory Size: n/a
Connection: USBPS2/USB adaptor, USB for hub, 2x3.5mm for audio
Cord Length: 1.8m2m, braided nylon
Battery Type: 
Battery Life: 
Key Switches: Rubber dome / Membrane18K gold-plated mechanical
Key Caps: 
USB Passthrough: NoYes
Audio Passthrough: NoYes
Anti-ghosting: Yes - 6 of 20 ( 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, - Q, W, E, R, A, S, D, F, - Left-Ctrl, - Left Shift, - Space bar - 4 arrow keys )Yes
Software: SteelSeries Engine
Colour Options: WhiteNone
Lighting Effect: 8 levels of brightnessNone
Dimensions & Weight: 
Dimension (LxWxH): 520 x 220 x 56 mm
Weight (grams): 1230 g
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Apex [RAW]

The Apex [RAW] by Steelseries, which uses Rubber dome / Membrane switches. The Apex [RAW] keyboard uses a USB connection. It is supported by SteelSeries Engine software. And has White with 8 levels of brightness effects. It weights in at 1230 g, and is 520 x 220 x 56 mm [LxWxH].


The 7G by Steelseries is a Full sized keyboard with 104 keys, which uses 18K gold-plated mechanical switches. The 7G keyboard uses a PS2/USB adaptor, USB for a hub, 2x3.5mm for audio connection, with a 2m, braided nylon. And has None with None effects.