Global Mechanical Keyboard Market Size, Share, Opportunities, COVID-19 Impact, And Trends By Type (Capacitance Touch Switch, Resistance Touch Switch, Piezo Touch Switch), By End User (Industrial, Commercial, Residential), And Geography - Forecasts From 2019 To 2024.

Published: May 2021 | Report Code:  KSI061610766 | Pages:  124

The global mechanical keyboard market was valued at US$1.164 billion in 2019 and is projected to expand at a CAGR of 10.51% over the forecast period to reach US$2.120 billion by 2025. A mechanical keyboard is a keyboard which is developed with high quality, regularly spring actuated key switches.

covid-19 impact on mechanical keyboard market

The key switches are in accordance of the keyboard’s application or user requirements. A mechanical keyboard utilizes real, physical switches underneath the keys to decide when the client has pushed a key. A mechanical console's switches, confining, functionality, print techniques, key development, PCB board, LED lighting (sharpness, brightness, movability), and other components are far better than conventional keyboards. Such keyboards are durable as there is not a membrane inside the machine that takes a longer time than membrane keyboards to wear out. There is a typist advantage from the keys as well, when one writes, the letter is enlisted and it does not require a considerable measure to type.

Market Outlook

The global market for mechanical keyboard is largely driven by the continuous launch of new PC games in order to lure customers. Mechanical keyboard being superior to other keyboards in terms of durability and response time makes it a preferable choice for gaming. In addition, continuous investments in R&D resulting in the development of enhanced features like improved tactility and response time will continue to foster the demand for mechanical keyboards over the projected period. Factors like the introduction of light weight, easy availability, and enhanced feature in mechanical keyboard further drive the market growth. However, a high investment required to develop mechanical keyboard may restrain the market growth.

Geographical Outlook

Geographically, North America market is expected to drive the global market for mechanical keyboard over the forecasted period owing to increase in consumer inclination towards mechanical keyboards for gaming.

Research Methodology

Firstly, the report provides a brief introduction of the market and deals with detailed research methodology for calculating market size and forecasts, secondary data sources used and the primary inputs which were taken for data validation. This section also outlines various segmentations which have been covered as part of the report.

Market Dynamics

Next, the section provides comprehensive market dynamics through an overview section along with growth drivers, challenges, and opportunities which exist in the current market. This section of the report also provides supplier and industry outlook as a whole; key industry, global and regional regulations which are determining the market growth and a brief technological aspect of Mechanical Keyboards. Complete industry analysis has also been covered by Porter’s five forces model as a part of this report section.


Thirdly, Mechanical Keyboard Market has been segmented on the basis of application, product type, vertical and geography as follows:

By Application




By Product Type

Linear Switches

Clicky Switches

Tactile/Non-Clicky Switches


By Vertical




By Geography (US$ billion) by


North America

South America

Europe Middle East and Africa


Middle East and Africa

Asia Pacific


Market Players

Finally, competitive intelligence section deals with major players in the market, their market shares, growth strategies, products, financials, and recent investments among others. Key industry players profiled as part of this section are Roccat Studios, A4Tech Co. Ltd., Logitech International S.A., Corsair Components, Inc., SteelSeries ApS, Rapoo Corporation, and Razer Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. What will be the mechanical keyboard market size by 2025?
A1. The global mechanical keyboard market projected to reach a market size of US$2.120 billion in 2025.
Q2. What are the growth prospects for mechanical keyboard market?
A2. The global mechanical keyboard market projected to expand at a CAGR of 10.51% during the forecast period.
Q3. What is the size of global mechanical keyboard market?
A3. Mechanical Keyboard market was valued at US$1.164 billion in 2019.
Q4. What factors are anticipated to drive the mechanical keyboard market growth?
A4. The global market for mechanical keyboard is largely driven by the continuous launch of new PC games in order to lure customers.
Q5. Which region holds the largest market share in the mechanical keyboard market?
A5. Geographically, the North American market is expected to drive the global market for mechanical keyboard over the forecasted period.

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