SteelSeries ApexDesigned to enable users to react quickly & customize its performance for every game.
Brilliant IlluminationCustomizable via 5 zones of 16.8 million colors with 8 levels of intensity.
ActiveZone IlluminationCustomize 5 zones for each macro layer to easily find your macros & know your profile.
Massively More Macros88 more ways to win thanks to 22 macro keys that each feature up to 4 layers.
Independent Media KeysIndependent media and volume keys provide instant access to media control.
Faster Return to WASDSmall bumps on the W-key provides a faster return to WASD.
Superior Anti-ghostingUp to 20 simultaneous keypresses compared to 3-10 in standard gaming keyboards.
Backed by EngineCustomize, configure, and tweak for all your games with SteelSeries Engine.
APEX VS. APEX [RAW]SteelSeries Apex is designed to give you everything you want and more. With sleek lines and style, the Apex leaves nothing to be desired. Enjoy 88 more ways to win with 22 macro keys each capable of up to 4 macro layers. SteelSeries ActiveZone lighting delivers 5 independent color zones, each capable of 16.8 millions colors for style and function. Set unique colors for each of your macro layers enabling you to not only recognize your current layer faster, but also locate groups of keys with ease. The Apex also includes a few extras like integrated USB hub, independent media keys, and a braided nylon cable.SteelSeries Apex [RAW] follows in the footsteps of our other [RAW] products and delivers only the essentials for victory. Featuring brilliant white illumination with 8 levels of intensity, the Apex [RAW} has 17 macro keys that are each capable of up to 2 layers.Both keyboards deliver features like raised macro keys for fast key combinations, tactile bumps on the W key to help you find WASD faster, swappable rubber feet for the most comfortable angle, and anti-ghosting of up to 20 key presses. And of course, both keyboards are supported by our legendary software, SteelSeries Engine.* SteelSeries Engine is the software suite that powers both the Apex and Apex [RAW]. Its features are limitless and include:- Unlimited number of proﬁles to create and store- Unlimited macro creation- Complete button remapping- Analyzed usage via recorded movements and heatmap display** Full SteelSeries Engine support on Windows & OSX. Linux support is limited to basic HID Keyboard, Windows Key toggling, and illumination brightness control.
The SteelSeries ApexIntroducing the SteelSeries Apex, a gaming keyboard designed to enable users to react quickly, move strategically, and customize its performance for every game. Beyond just choosing from 16.8 Million colors, the Apex features SteelSeries ActiveZone lighting, a visual support tool allowing the user to independently customize each of its 5 zones and in multiple macro layers.
Faster Return to WASDSmall bumps on the W-key provides a faster return to WASD. When you quickly have to type a message or execute a command, we want to make sure that you find your way back to WASD as quickly as possible without having to look.
EXTRA ARROWSWe added two arrow keys for a bit of extra directional convenience.
Superior DesignApex is made up of sleek lines and low-profile keys that bring together beautiful form and optimized function.
Raised Macro KeysThe macro keys above the F-keys feature a raised design that allow you to locate them without looking and execute devastatingly fast key combinations. Simply swipe your finger down from the macro key onto the F-key for quick key combinations.
88 More Ways to WinThe Apex features 22 independent macros keys that are each capable of up to 4 layers. This equates to 88 potential macros. Of course, much of the keyboard is also programmable making for an enormous total of 504 programmable keys.
Layer Select ButtonsSwitch between macro layers quickly and easily thanks to 4 quick-access keys on the upper left corner that allow you to select your desired macro layer.
ActiveZone LightingThe Apex features 5 independent color zones that are each capable of 16.8 million colors. These can be customized to create a unique color scheme for each of your macro layers. This allows you to quickly determine which macro layer you have enabled and help you find groups of your macros according to their color. Imagine a yellow theme for harvest macros, blue theme for defend macros, red for attack macros and more. The possibilities are limitless.
Disable Windows KeySimply hold down the SteelSeries key and tap the Windows key to disable it. This simple key combination will disable and enable the windows key without the need for software or complicated menus.
The SteelSeries KeyThe special SteelSeries key on the right hand side of the key lard allows you to access special functions like disabling the Windows key.With the Apex, we left the windows key on the left side of the keyboard for commands and shortcuts that are frequently used when not gaming.
PLUG, PLAY, WINThere’s no need to install software of any kind in order to use the Apex. Without software many features will work including disabling of the windows key and more. However, for the full experience and for the gamers who want really advanced customization options, the Apex is supported by SteelSeries Engine technology.
Swappable FeetSwappable rubber feet allow you to find the most comfortable gaming angle for those long gaming sessions.
Independent Media KeysIndependent media and volume keys provide instant access to media control and more.