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I currently have a zboard that i use for fps games...would i notice any improvement if i got a different keyboard?
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What do you mean...? Like in frame rates?

I'd have to say no, no matter what you mean. If you like your keyboard and are used to it, no point in changing it around unless you're looking for an upgrade.
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well i see some ppl saying mechanical keyboards are better
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probably between 5-10 fps depending on how keyboard intensive the game is

j/k There would probably some improvement with a better keyboard, but it's not like getting a better mouse. Depends on what your comfortable with.
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Originally Posted by renji1337 View Post
well i see some ppl saying mechanical keyboards are better
It's all feel, yes mechs work better for double tapping since you can bounce around the activation easier, anything beyond that is a Razer gimmick.
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The only time buying a new keyboard would really improve your gaming is if you run into blocking problems.

If you get fatigued easily while gaming, a keyboard that has lighter keys could also help... if you're asking if a new keyboard will improve your gameplay, the answer is no.
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post #7 of 13
OP off topic but do you live in Rosemead?
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probably between 5-10 fps depending on how keyboard intensive the game is

j/k There would probably some improvement with a better keyboard, but it's not like getting a better mouse. Depends on what your comfortable with.
Thank God you added this line cause i would have flamed you.

Indeed OP just stick with what you are comfortable with.
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thats the personal opinion off people who have mechanicle kboards it has nothing to do with your games having better framerates it normally means they have spent a lot off money on a gaming keyboard with lights and hotkeys thats it
    
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If you're going for a mech keyboard dont buy a black widow from razer lol, I got mine really cheap at launch but after using it for a while I wouldnt pay full price for one. Go for a nice quality one it will be worth the extra $$. I had a zBoard and trust me you will notice a difference going to a quality keyboard, hated mine but still have it somewhere as a back up. If you have the cash I would pick up a DAS keyboard, beautiful mechs. Logitech I hear makes some decent keyboard too but never got a chance to try em although I should get the chance if I sell my widow. Always try and pick something comfortable on the hands, go to a best buy or some place where you can test them out. Best of luck!
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