Guides

Benefits of a Foam Wrist Rest

Are wrist rest actually important for gamers? The answer is yes. I have asked around many teen gamers around the ages of 15-17 and all of them don’t use wrist rest and they actually should be. Gamers that use wrist rest reduce their chances of getting Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or RSI. This is when you usually get a cramp or a pain in your wrist from playing too much. Have you noticed after a long game, when you take your hands off the keyboard or mouse and roll it around to fix the aching in your wrist? This...


The Future of Smart Peripherals

There are a lot of sick PC gaming peripherals out there. Our team is a group of avid PC gamers, so trust me… we’ve tried a lot of them. Though many tout big promises of immersive gaming, we’ve learned after trial and error that they typically fall short. 


The issue is that most hardware brands are limited by individual game developer integrations, and can only provide customized experiences and effects for certain games. So, if it turns out the hardware setup you’ve shelled out for doesn’t support your favorite new releases down the road, you’re...


How to Clean a Mechanical Keyboard

Your Element gaming keyboard can stand up to the most intense gaming sessions, but it still needs some love in the form of a thorough cleaning from time to time. 

Bacteria on Keyboards

Here are a few easy steps to keep your PC gaming setup clean and give your mechanical keyboard the solid lifespan every good peripheral deserves:

  1. Unplug your keyboard and turn it upside down to shake out any crumbs or dirt.
  2. Using a handheld vacuum or the hose attachment of...


How to Build the Ultimate Man Cave

During this complete meltdown of a year that is 2020, we’re all spending a lot more time at home – for most of us, that means a lot more time gaming. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Gaming industry sales have been up over 70 percent from last year and gaming sites are seeing record engagement. Even the World Health Organization has been encouraging people to play more video games.

For a few of us on the team, all this gaming made...


How RGB and Keycaps Play Together

 


Keycaps are a great and easy way to express your own unique character and enhance the experience of your RGB keyboard. With the wide variety of keycaps on the market ranging from ALPS to unique Pokemon characters, sometimes choosing the right one can be overwhelming.

Here’s a quick guide that will explain all the key factors to help you make your first purchase.

Keycap Materials

Keycap materials become important as you spend more time on your keyboard. You’ll start noticing small...