Azio Armato Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review
By David Ramsey
Manufacturer: Azio Corporation
Product Name: MGK-ARMATO-01
Price As Tested: $129.99 (Amazon)
Full Disclosure: Azio provided the product sample used in this article.
Azio Corporation says that their name derives from “A to Z, Input to Output”, While their products are manufactured in Taiwan, they’re designed in California (sound familiar?) In any case Benchmark Reviews has in hand their Armato Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, model MGK-ARMATO-01. As a single-color backlit mechanical keyboard with Cherry MX switches, it might seem as if there’s little to distinguish it from the many other similar products available. But first appearances can be deceiving, as we’ll find out in this review.
- Cherry MX Brown key switches with red backlighting
- Full N-key rollover
- Magnetic attaching palm rest
- Four backlighting levels with breathing, reactive, and custom lighting modes
- Dedicated media keys with machined aluminum volume control knob
- Five programmable macro keys
- Machined aluminum top plate
- 2-year limited product warranty
Let’s take a look at this keyboard in the next section.