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Dell Alienware AW510K


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Product Overview

Dell Alienware AW510K is a low-profile mechanical gaming keyboard that features Cherry MX Low-Profile Red switches. Compared to the AW310K unveiled at the same time, the AW510K adds AlienFX per-key RGB lighting.
Naturally, the AW510K features 100% anti-ghosting and N-key rollover. It also comes with dedicated audio control with a volume roller. Alienware has also integrated USB passthrough that makes it easy to connect other peripherals such as wired mouse and flash storage.


What we found

  • Sleek design
  • Low-profile Cherry MX Red switches
  • USB pass-through and volume roller
  • Command Center can be confusing to navigate

What external reviewers found

External score 58%
  • Solid typing experience
  • USB pass-through
  • Low-profile Cherry MX Red mechanical switches
  • No dedicated mute button
  • No dedicated volume roller

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External Reviews


Reviewer score 58% (normalized by Neofiliac)
Reviewers from pcmag have found:
The AW510K is a surprisingly conventional full-size keyboard. It has 105 keys, including shared media controls on the F9 through F12 keys. The keys have a very light touch and are quick to depress. The RGB lighting plays an outsized role in establishing the look.
  • Low-profile Cherry MX Red mechanical switches
  • Solid typing experience
  • USB pass-through
  • No dedicated mute button
  • No dedicated volume roller


  1. ^ Alienware AW510K Low-Profile Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review. [pcmag].