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Filco Ninja Tenkeyless Brown vs Black for FPS gaming?

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Is typing on Ninja's weird since the letters are on the side?

My choices:
ninja brown tenkeyless
http://www.hksuntec.com/filco/filco-fkbn87m-efb2.html
ninja black tenkeyless
http://www.hksuntec.com/filco/majestouch-ninja-fkbn87ml-efb2.html

I have tried out Blues and I am LOVING the precise click sound and feel, how are blacks and browns compared to blues? Apparently typing on blacks are like torture? Will browns feel mushy compared to blues/blacks?

I will be ordering these keycaps for replacing WASD and Arrow:
http://www.aliexpress.com/product-fm/425513061-Red-Color-37-Pcs-Colorful-Keycap-replaceable-keycaps-for-Mechanical-Keyboard-wholesalers.html
Edited by somebodysb2 - 5/29/11 at 1:32am
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Have you bought from that Suntec site before?

Typing shouldn't be especially that weird. Usually it's the Number row keys and a few non-alpha characters that people never learn to touch type.
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Originally Posted by ripster;13667112 
Have you bought from that Suntec site before?

Typing shouldn't be especially that weird. Usually it's the Number row keys and a few non-alpha characters that people never learn to touch type.

I'm a slow typer sooo?

And no, I haven't bought from them before, prices are around 150 US, but shipping in hk is free.
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Thanks. Shipping SHOULD be free. Small island.

In the USA every kid wants to grow up to be a Ninja so I predict brisk sales when it hits Amazon.
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Originally Posted by ripster;13667845 
Thanks. Shipping SHOULD be free. Small island.

In the USA every kid wants to grow up to be a Ninja so I predict brisk sales when it hits Amazon.

Ok, ninja it is.

black vs brown fps gaming (double tapping etc.)?
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Black makes it easier to bounce around the activate point however, I and many other people absolutely hate typing on them with a passion, brown will still be great in FPS and you can type on it.
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Browns are probably the safer choice. You lose a lot of the tactility compared with the Blues, do not expect them to be like a Blue switch without the click. Blacks feel substantial, but they can get tiring to type on. Not a bad switch though, they get a lot of undeserved bad press.
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Originally Posted by ch_123;13674838 
Browns are probably the safer choice. You lose a lot of the tactility compared with the Blues, do not expect them to be like a Blue switch without the click. Blacks feel substantial, but they can get tiring to type on. Not a bad switch though, they get a lot of undeserved bad press.

But I'm fine typing on Blues, does browns feel mushy compared to blues? how a blacks compared to blues in typing/gaming?
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Its says you can just go to Wan Chai Computer Centre, think i ll be getting brown tenkeyless tomorrow now
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