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The latest from Razer are gamers “thimbles”: they promise better sensitivity and keep your fingers cool when playing on touchscreens

Razer has surprised us over the years with a multitude of accessories for gamers. In addition, really competitive laptops, mice, keyboards or headphones, also very particular devices. For example, the reusable mask or a credit card. The last? Thimbles.


The company has announced a new accessory for gamers in your product catalog. With the huge number of users who use mobile phones to play video games, they have seen a most curious business opportunity here: fix sweaty fingers problem.

Less sweat and more precision

Under the name of ‘Razer gaming finger sleeve’ the company has presented a kind of textile thimbles to play video games on mobile. These “finger gloves” are designed to prevent inadvertent slipping and thus improve the precision when touching the touch screen. At the same time, they promise that they are breathable and thus allow you to keep your fingers cool while playing.

Razer Gaming Finger Sleeve Hero Desktop

According to Razer, thimbles andThey are made of a “highly conductive silver fiber fabric”. The exact composition is unknown, although Razer indicates that there is also nylon and nonsense to make them elastic and adaptable to any finger. They are barely 0.8 mm thick so they don’t lose the touch and Razer indicates that they can be used for hours. In addition, they can be washed without problems once they get dirty.

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Price? A pair of two of these thimbles costs US $ 9.99. At the moment there is no price for Europe. How useful they are depends on how necessary they are for each user. For someone with really sweaty fingers who spends hours playing with their cell phonePerhaps it is a good option for less than ten euros to change.

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The mobile industry has made its efforts in terms of gaming it means. In addition to these particular thimbles, other manufacturers have opted for phones designed specifically for video games, such as some from ASUS and Xiaomi. Even more curious is the cooling fan that attaches to the back of some ASUS or the triggers of the Redmi K40. In perspective, some Razer thimbles are no longer so over the top.

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