- Connectivity TechnologyWired, USB 2.0
- OS SupportWindows® 10 86×64
Windows® 8.1 86×64
Windows® 7 86×64
- Dimensions14.17 x 5.70 x 1.77 in
- Weight770 g with cable
- Contents1 x Claymore Core keyboard
1 x USB cable
1 x ROG pouches
2 x ROG logo stickers
- Note[Hot Keys]
Fn + 1/ 2 / 3/ 4/ 5/ 6: Profile 1 – 6 (6 is default profile)
Lighting effects switch:
Fn + Right or Fn + Left
Fn + Up: Brightness up (5 levels)
Fn + Down: Brightness down (5 levels)
Fn + Delete: Red increase (10 levels)
Fn + End: Green increase (10 levels)
Fn + PageDown: Blue increase (10 levels)
ROG SYNC (sync Aura lighting effects between Claymore and Aura-enabled mouse):
Fn + PrintScreen
*Only available when Armoury software is activated.
*Synchronization will take about 10 seconds.
Motherboard fan speed control:
Fn + “+” or Fn + “-”
*Only available when Fan Xpert software and Armoury software are activated.
On-the-fly macro recording:
Step 1: Fn + Right-ALT to start recording
Step 2: Fn + Right-ALT to end recording
Step 3: assign Macro Key
Windows key lock:
Fn + Windows key
*Not available under Armoury software Claymore lighting page.
Fn + F1: 1X
Fn + F2: 2X
Fn + F3: 3X
Fn + F4: 4X
Overclocking & Booting-up Hot Keys (ROG KeyBot II S5 mode)
Boot-up: Long press on ENTER
Boot-up and overclock CPU: Long press F11
Boot-up and overclock memory: Long press F12
Boot-up and enter BIOS: Long press DELETE
Clear CMOS: C + L + R
*Please plug keyboard to the dedicated USB socket found on your ROG motherboard.
*Only available when KeyBot II software is activated and switched on.
- Height adjustable feet
- Cherry MX RGB Switches
(red, black, blue, brown)
- Aluminum construction with
- Cable routing grooves
- Detachable micro USB cable
- ROG SYNC hotkey for Aura synchronization between ROG Claymore Core and ROG Spatha
- On the fly macro recording
ROG Claymore Core features Cherry MX RGB switches to give you precise and responsive keystrokes. It features individually-programmable backlit keys with Aura Sync technology for unmatched levels of personalization. This 100% anti-ghosting keyboard has N-Key rollover technology, on the fly macro recording, and dedicated hotkeys for exclusive ASUS motherboard cooling and overclocking controls. ROG Claymore Core gives you the winning edge in the digital battlefield.
ASUS Aura – Let There Be Light
Fire up Aura and enjoy a mesmerizing light show on ROG Claymore Core’s individually-customizable backlit keys, and get creative with its palette of over 16 million colors. You’ll also be able to sync your customized light effect with the ever-growing range of Aura-enabled gear.
Enjoy 9 Different Preset Aura Effects
Every Keystroke Counts
ROG Claymore Core features Cherry MX RGB switches, 100% anti-ghosting with N-Key rollover (NKRO) technology, fully programmable keys and on the fly macro key recording to ensure you always get the winning edge.
Cherry MX RGB Switches
German-made Cherry MX RGB switches (Red, Blue, Brown and Black) give you tactile, responsive keystrokes and unmatched 50-million-keystroke durability.
- Switch: extremely fast and linear response
Actuation distance: 2.0mm
Actuation force: 45g
Anti-Ghosting With N-Key Rollover
ROG Claymore Core features 100% anti-ghosting with N-Key rollover (NKRO) technology to ensure each keystroke is detected no matter how many other keys are pressed — so all your multi-keystroke commands are logged.
Repeat acceleration is the rate at which a letter repeats itself when you hold a key down. You can adjust repeat rate to suit the situation at hand — keep it at the default rate for typing, or increase it for some rapid-fire action.
Unlimited Personalization And Customization
You can save up to six user profiles (5 customized + 1 default profile) on ROG Claymore Core’s built-in flash memory on the go. The intuitive ROG Armoury lets you customize keys, lighting and macro settings. You can even track statistical data like how many keystrokes were made during a game.
All In Sync
ROG gives you exclusive Aura Sync options and additional features when you pair ROG Claymore Core with an ASUS ROG motherboard, graphics card and more. ROG Claymore Core’s hotkeys allow you to control your ASUS motherboard fan speed and overclock the system.
Perfect Lighting In Sync
Aura Sync takes RGB lighting beyond the checkbox, combining and controlling the LEDs of all your Aura-enabled products from a single application to achieve perfect, synchronized harmony. Aura lets you sync light effects across your motherboard, ROG Claymore Core and the ever-growing portfolio of Aura-enabled products. You can choose from an array of LED effects and can even use ROG Claymore Core’s backlighting to reflect CPU temperature.
Learn more about Aura Sync: https://www.asus.com/microsite/AURA/Sync.html
*Synchronization between ASUS motherboard, graphics card and ROG Claymore Core via Sync software is enabled and controlled by Aura-ready motherboards. Visit the support page for your Aura-enabled motherboard to download Aura software, click on Driver & Tools followed by Utilities.
**To synchronize Aura between ROG Claymore Core and Spatha only, simply press the Fn key and then the ROG SYNC hotkey when ROG Armoury is activated. Synchronization will take about 10 seconds. Aura Sync with ROG Spatha is only available in wired mode.
One-Click Cooling And Overclocking, Done!
Experience the synergy between ROG Claymore Core and your ROG motherboard via exclusive hotkeys that let you boot up the system, control fan speed*, overclock and access BIOS**.
*Requires both ROG Armoury and Fan Xpert software. Please download Fan Xpert software from your motherboard’s support site.
**To enable KeyBot under S5 mode: Please plug ROG Claymore Core to the dedicated USB socket found on your ROG motherboard and active both ROG Armoury and KeyBot II softwares.
***Please check the hot key table for more.
Hot Key Table
Lighting Effect Switch
Fan Speed Control
Windows Key Off
On The Fly Macro Recording
Enter To BIOS
*Switching to ROG Armoury’s lighting tab will disable all hotkeys except Fn+ media keys, Fn+ fan speed control and Fn+ ROG Sync.
Fn + Up: Brightness up
Fn + Down: Brightness down