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Cooler Master Storm Devastator

         

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January three, 2014, 5:fifty five IST

Siddhant Sharma

Digit Rating: Good

4 4/5 image description

PROS

  • Cheap
  • Well Built
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Very good keys by membrane standards
  • Great design

CONS

  • Visibility of letters on keys is less than desired when backlight is off
  • No Windows key lock feature

MRP: 3100

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Summary

This gaming mouse and keyboard combo has a great design with a decent build quality and adequate features. To sum it up, the Cooler Master Storm Devastator combo is one of the best cheap gaming combos we’ve come across in a while. We would suggest gamers who have a medium to low budget for a decent gaming keyboard and mouse combo to go for it since this package deal costs only Rs.3100

CM Storm Devastator Combo Main Image

Firms steadily have a addiction of sticking a tag with “Gaming” written on it to a couple of their products and this tag then again beneficial could sound, is if truth be told a bane for us patrons. First of all, this tag is a method of asking extra money, rather more cash than what a few of these products in reality deserve. However what the hell, we’ll purchase a potato so long as it has gaming written over it, proper? However, the product we’re reviewing is reverse of what we stated above. No longer handiest is it marketed a gaming mouse and keyboard combo, however can be probably the most most cost-effective function-wealthy gaming combos that you can come throughout. Top with that, we didn’t are expecting so much from an affordable combo, however we had been completely unsuitable. CM Storm made positive that the mouse and keyboard aren’t handiest designed neatly but additionally appear nice, and function admirably for his or her worth.

CM Storm Devastator Side image

The keyboard for example has a pleasant futuristic design with angled edges and a partly matte, partly shiny end. Earlier than you ask anything else, sure it’s a backlit keyboard and a blue backlit one at that. After all it doesn’t have person LED backlighting like the opposite more expensive ones in the market however that you could’t ask for the whole thing. The backlight in query although now not particular person for every key, however is uniform throughout the keyboard. We didn’t have any qualms with it whereas the usage of it at the hours of darkness. The keyboard in reality makes use of a plastic panel underneath the keys that helps gentle attain each nook of the keyboard. The keyboard doesn’t have a brightness keep an eye on function that suggests that you can best flip the backlight on or off. Turning the backlight off we observed the one niggling section about Devastator’s keyboard; shall we barely see the letters on the keycaps. Which means a consumer would to find it a bit of troublesome to peer the letters on the keys even in daytime and can be pressured to activate the backlight. However we’re certain most of us would all the time preserve the backlight on whereas the usage of it

Conversing in regards to the options of the keyboard, it has multimedia keys on the prime together with quantity buttons on the highest proper. These buttons are positioned smartly and have good tactile comments when pressed. The identical goes for all of the keys on the keyboard as we felt that the keys have been excellent to kind on. They had been reasonably responsive whereas gaming as neatly. Construct high quality of the keyboard is lovely respectable and the rubber ft under it assist in holding it sturdy on a desk.

CM Storm Devastator Mouse Profile image

Subsequent up is MS2K which is the mouse on this combo. One have a look at it and also you’d assume that the mouse itself can be priced upwards of 2K. It’s as a result of, the design of the mouse is in tune with the entire different gaming mice to be had available in the market. We’re speaking about sharp design and LED lights that makes any gaming mouse appear cool. CM Storm took a flatter design way with it and those that like slimmer mice would prefer the MS2K. It has a 2000 DPI sensor with a snappy DPI swap on the centre that enables to modify between 800 – 1600 – 2000 DPI modes. The LED brightness depth of the DPI change tells which DPI mode are you the usage of at present. The mouse has a massive sufficient scroll wheel with the scroll giving a smooth button really feel whilst you use it. There are rubber facet pads on the mouse that add some grip to it. Two buttons for ahead and backward operations are additionally equipped on the left facet of the MS2K. These facet buttons are somewhat simple to succeed in the use of the thumb.

Devastator Mouse Front with lights (Bling Bling)

To sum it up, the mouse and the keyboard labored brilliantly whereas gaming and the DPI swap on the mouse was once very useful. In fact, the keyboard doesn’t include macro keys or recreation modes, however with a really perfect design, good constructed high quality and enough options, the Cooler Grasp Storm Devastator combo is likely one of the very best low cost gaming combos we’ve come throughout shortly. We’d counsel avid gamers who’ve a medium to low finances for a tight gaming keyboard and mouse combo to move for it considering this package deal deal prices handiest Rs.3100

CM Storm Devastator Sides with grip and buttons

Options and Specs:

Mouse (MS2K):
Key Sort: Membrane;
Interface: USB;
DPI: a thousand, 1600, 2000 (three modes);
LED backlight: Blue;
Dimensions: 119.1 x sixty four.6 x 36.7 mm;
Weight: 128 grams

Keyboard (MB24):
Interface: USB;
LED backlight: Full Blue LED backlight;
Shortcut keys: Media and extent;
Dimensions: 449.7 x 148.four x 35.6 mm;
Weight: 898 grams
 

Mouse (MS2K): Key Kind: Membrane; Interface: USB; DPI: one thousand, 1600, 2000 (three modes); LED backlight: Blue; Dimensions: 119.1 x sixty four.6 x 36.7 mm; Weight: 128 grams Keyboard (MB24) Interface: USB; LED backlight: Full Blue LED backlight; Shortcut keys: Media and quantity; Dimensions: 449.7 x 148.four x 35.6 mm; Weight: 898 grams