NEWS: Refreshed Pudding Keycaps by HyperX

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This keycap re-design seems to be a result of new double-shot molding techniques. Stencil-like fonts are replaced by a closed font, and long-key symbols are replaced by actual words (e.g. CAPS, ENTER, etc.) In addition, more translucent material is used for the LEDs to shine through; we reckon the results should be very pleasing to the eye.

These pudding keycaps fit all HyperX mechanical keyboards, as well as other brands using Cherry MX cross-type switch connectors. As before, these pudding keycaps by HyperX are resistant to oil absorption, are available in black or white keys and come with a limited two year warranty.

Read the full press release below:

HyperX Pudding Keycaps v2

HyperX Refreshes Pudding Keycaps for Enhanced RGB Lighting and Improved Durability

Translucent Dual-Layer Style Keycaps Feature Signature HyperX Font for Bold Lighting and Shine-Through Capabilities

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. May 26, 2020 –  HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the release of refreshed HyperX Pudding Keycaps for mechanical gaming keyboards. Available in both black and white “pudding” color editions, the new HyperX Pudding Keycaps use a translucent dual-layer design to enhance LED and RGB lighting, allowing more light to radiate for extra brilliance.

The new dual-layer “pudding” design uses double shot construction with PBT material to provide style and reliability, ensuring long-lasting durability, resilience and keycap legends that won’t fade like standard keycaps. The new pudding keycaps also feature a signature HyperX font to provide added style and optimal shine-through capabilities, improving the look and feel of the ultimate professional gaming keyboard. Compatible with all HyperX mechanical gaming keyboards and keyboards featuring Cherry MX style switch stems, the HyperX Pudding Keycaps also include a keycap removal tool. 

The new HyperX Pudding Keycaps utilize a seamless double shot injection molding process that offers thicker keycap walls that are ultra-durable and oil resistant. HyperX Pudding Keycaps are backed by a limited two-year warranty with HyperX support.

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The HyperX Pudding Keycaps are available for $24.99 MSRP through the HyperX online shop. For more information and availability on the keycaps, please visit the HyperX Pudding Keycaps product page.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, HyperX may experience some product and shipping delays. HyperX is taking every possible measure to work with partners to minimize the impact on its customers and ensure product availability and timely delivery.

HyperX Pudding Keycap Set Specifications:

  • Layout: English US (104 Keys)
  • Material: PBT (Polybutylene Terephthalate)
  • Compatibility:
    • Fits all HyperX mechanical keyboards
    • Fits most mechanical keyboards with standard bottom row
Part NumberDescription
HKCPXP-BK-US/GHyperX Double Shot PBT Keycaps – US Black/White
HKCPXP-WT-US/GHyperX Double Shot PBT Keycaps – US White/White

About HyperX

HyperX is the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, PC, console and mobile power users with high-performance components. For 16 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for all types of gamers – high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, charging accessories for console players, USB flash drives, and mousepads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand is known for consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of celebrity ambassadors, pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and over-clockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components. HyperX has shipped over 65 million memory modules, 10 million gaming headsets and one million keyboards worldwide.

Join the global #HyperXFamily at, learn how HyperX products can enhance your console experience and boost performance for both you and your PC, console or mobile device at Whatever your skill level, whatever genres you play, we embrace all gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief — We’re All Gamers.


Also of Related Interest:
HyperX PBT Doubleshot Keycap Review


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