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Personally, I don't see much use for the backlighting anymore, and I really like the sleekness of the Das. I suppose it's really an aesthetic question, and maybe build quality though I don't see how much better a Das could be than this.

Would it be a worthwhile trade? It's mostly aesthetic.
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post #2 of 15
Sure. If you prefer the looks of the Das and the one you are trading for is in good condition then I don't see why not. The build quality of the Das is great.
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I have a question. Are Cherry MX Browns are tactile as blues? It's not that I don't like clicking, if I had the chance I'd just like to try out browns as well.
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post #4 of 15
They are a little less tactile. I would just stay with blues if you like them.
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post #5 of 15
I'm using the DAS Ultimate right now, really nice build quality feels solid you'll be happy with your trade.
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post #6 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by geoxile View Post
Personally, I don't see much use for the backlighting anymore, and I really like the sleekness of the Das. I suppose it's really an aesthetic question, and maybe build quality though I don't see how much better a Das could be than this.

Would it be a worthwhile trade? It's mostly aesthetic.
They are two good keyboard meant for opposite needs, so look what your needs are, and then take a decision.
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What exactly are these needs?
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post #8 of 15
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Originally Posted by geoxile View Post
What exactly are these needs?
Seeing the letters even in the dark for the Xarmor

Not seeing the letters even in the daylight for the DAS

Not exactly rocket science, I think...
post #9 of 15
On Maslow's scale I'd put keyboards in between Esteem and Self Actualization.
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post #10 of 15
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Originally Posted by geoxile View Post
Personally, I don't see much use for the backlighting anymore, and I really like the sleekness of the Das. I suppose it's really an aesthetic question, and maybe build quality though I don't see how much better a Das could be than this.

Would it be a worthwhile trade? It's mostly aesthetic.
Trade for a black widow?? lol
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