company that manufactures a line of gaming
peripherals, under the same name. The first Razer product released was the Razer Boomslang mouse
in 1999. This mouse, designed for computer
gamers, offered 2,000 dpi
, when other mice on the market at this time were still around 400 dpi
. The Razer Diamondback mouse followed the Boomslang in 2004 and this was another first as a 1600 dpi optical mouse
for gaming. Other products in the Razer line include the Razer Tarantula keyboard
with special features for gamers like anti-ghosting capabilities, onboard memory, and programmable gaming hot keys.