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Which mech-keyboard should I get?
I was going to buy the Blackwidow Ultimate, but I heard it suck 'cuz of the blue-switches.
It shouldn't be more expensive than the blackwidow ultimate.
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whoever told you it sucked needs help i gamed on one at my friends for 45 min's went home, and placed an order.
    
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they don't suck because they are blue switches, they suck because of razer's horrible build quality.
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I thought it was the Xarmors that sucked?
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post #5 of 44
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Uhm, so what?
I really like the Blackwidow Ultimate, it looks really badass.
But what about this?

Mech-Keyboard Guide (MX Blue-Switches)
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Although many people find them just fine for gaming, some don't like the fact that the release point is above the actuation point. This can cause some trouble with double-tapping. This is usually the case with someone who has experienced other mechanical switches before hand.
p.s. this would be my first mech-keyboard
Edited by Alcatraz1337 - 5/31/11 at 12:01pm
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Switches are strictly personal preferences and that is all. There is no such thing as a gaming switch.
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Originally Posted by adzsask View Post
whoever told you it sucked needs help i gamed on one at my friends for 45 min's went home, and placed an order.
The blackwidow is notorious for bad build quality. I don't understand how blues are marketed as a gaming keyboard.

If you're gaming, go for blacks, browns or clears. I personally am ordering an Overclock.net Ducky PBT with Cherry Browns.

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Switches are strictly personal preferences and that is all. There is no such thing as a gaming switch.
True, and if you do well with the blues then by all means. It's personal preference.
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Which keyboard should I get then?
(except of the 6gv2)
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TT meka G1 or a das
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post #10 of 44
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Das Professional has also blue-switches, the only one with brown switches is the Ultimate.

Edit: It's impossible for me to get the Professional Silent because I live in germany.
Edited by Alcatraz1337 - 5/31/11 at 1:05pm
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