The American company has launched the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion, a touch screen which has a very compact, simple and minimalist, It fits seamlessly into any desktop and enhances the integration of Corsair’s ecosystem of accessories, taking advantage of the potential of the iCUE platform.
We can install the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion in two different ways: directly to the PC via a USB port or mounted on a USB port of a compatible Corsair keyboardlike the Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 and K95 RGB Platinum XT. If we choose to connect it to the PC there is no problem, since we can place it anywhere on our desk and it will be positioned with a perfect inclination so that we can use it in total comfort.
By cons, if we decide to mount it on a compatible keyboard the result will be what we see in the image. The integration is so good that it almost seems like the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion it’s just another part of the keyboard, and not an added accessory. As in the previous case we see that the inclination of the screen has been taken care of to the millimeter to achieve a perfect display.
What can we do with the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion?
Well, many things, the truth. According to the information that Corsair has provided us we can program up to 256 screens. Each of them can have up to six programmable buttons, in addition, fully customized graphics. We already know that personalization plays a very important role in the PC world, and the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion has been no stranger to that reality.
In general we can say that the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion allows us to control almost all the key points of our PC, including the Corsair peripherals that we are using, with a single finger. For example, we can use it to visualize the state of the system, including aspects such as the use of the CPU and the GPU, the working temperatures and the cooling system. We can also program macros and actions, control with precision the peripherals compatible with iCUE that we have installed, and make changes and adjustments to the configuration.
Corsair has also confirmed that we can download pre-programmed screens with unique visual effects, a very smart and very interesting proposal, since it will allow us get more out of it to the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion, and access custom actions for certain games, such as Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, for example.
There is no doubt, the Corsair iCUE NEXUS Companion is a control center that puts your whole world at the tip of your finger. Its price is 99.99 euros, VAT included. In a few days we will receive a unit, so we can share with you a complete analysis where we will tell you, first hand, everything that this interesting accessory offers.