Mechanical keyboards with RGB lighting and palm rest are now available in numerous variants, and the Summoner also falls into this category. To stand out from the crowd, the manufacturer XPG garnished the package with a padded palm rest and a volume wheel. In addition, the company leaves you the choice of having the keyboard with Cherry MX Red, Blue or Speed-Switches. For this, just under 105 euros are required (currently: € 110.62).
Whether this combination is enough to stand out on the keyboard market and how the XPG Summoner performs in practice will be examined in the following test.
|Dimensions:||449 x 135 x 44 mm|
|Dimensions (palm rest):||445 x 88 x 19 mm|
|Weight (palm rest):||191 g|
|Switches:||Cherry MX Speed Silver / Red / Blue|
|Scanning rate:||1,000 Hz|
|Lighting:||RGB (One LED per key)|
|Specials:||volume wheel, padded palm rest, USB port on device|
Scope of delivery
In addition to the keyboard itself, XPG also includes various accessories. A magnetic palm rest, a key remover and red replacement key caps for WASD, the arrow keys and the Windows key are included. There is also a manual and several XPG stickers.