The Apex M500 adds to the legacy which began with the SteelSeries release of the first mechanical gaming keyboard, the 6gv2. The M500 creates a new standard with Cherry MX Red switches for pro-performance and durability.
Featuring the industry-leading Cherry MX Red Mechanical Gaming Switches, the Apex M500 delivers the game-winning performance pros require. Red switches are the undisputed choice of professional gaming.
Every Click Counts
Every gamer knows that feeling where you swore that you pressed that key, but your game tells you otherwise. Unlike the competition, the Apex M500 doesn’t cut corners with Anti-Ghosting and N-Key Rollover. Regardless of how many keys are pressed, we guarantee every key will register so you can be confident when it matters most.
Outlast the Competition
Guaranteed durability. Cherry MX’s keypress guarantee ensures your switches will work and feel the same for more than 50 million clicks.
More Than a Feeling
It doesn’t matter if it’s the first keypress or the millionth, your keys will always feel brand new. Every switch maintains their same key feel over time, which is critical for building the muscle memory needed to play at the highest level.
A durable keyboard is essential to every gamer’s battlestation. Created with the toughest plastics and reinforced with a battle-hardened steel back plate, we’ve gone to extra lengths to ensure the construction and materials can withstand anything you throw its way.
Blue LED Illumination
Brilliant blue LEDs under every single key provide the brightest visibility and eye-catching style. Light up your night missions with the Apex M500 keyboard.
Standard Key Layout
No surprises. No learning curve with the standard key layout. With Cherry key stems, gamers can swap out the keycaps for a custom set and everything fits perfectly.
Apex M500 has a large arsenal of customization options. Take control of your game with fully programmable keys, advanced macro settings, and much more with SteelSeries Engine.