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Dare I suggest Topres?

I am not sure what that is.
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Are you wiling to spend $245+ on a keyboard?
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post #33 of 41
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Originally Posted by magna224;13836260 
Are you wiling to spend $245+ on a keyboard?

It would greatly depend on the product, but by no means would I spend that much on a keyboard yielding minimal improvement over the $100 ones.
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post #34 of 41
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So I looked it up... And wow... I can't justify it lol
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post #35 of 41
Very nice keyboards. Very expensive, but if you can find one cheap (like I did) or just say "Ah **** it" (like others do) then you have a winner.
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post #36 of 41
I would highly suggest looking into Deck. Their keyboards offer great build quality, they are backlit, and offer great warranty on them as well. A bit on the pricey side ($185) but you get for what you pay for. I got mine 2 months ago and after getting used to the clear switches, man is this keyboard a joy to game/type on smile.gif

I also have a thread with unboxing of mine done here somewhere. Look it up smile.gif
post #37 of 41
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I guess I'm torn between the Das Keyboard and the OCN Ducky board. Does anyone have any major determining factors between both brands that I should be aware of?
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post #38 of 41
I have never owned either but the das is pretty popular and you can get it for a reasoable price with a student discount. The das has that shiny plastic so it gets smudges and fingerprints on it. The ducky will probably be reccomended a lot since OCN has a ducky keyboard.
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post #39 of 41
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I have never owned either but the das is pretty popular and you can get it for a reasoable price with a student discount. The das has that shiny plastic so it gets smudges and fingerprints on it. The ducky will probably be reccomended a lot since OCN has a ducky keyboard.

I like the Ducky because it is a matte finish and because it has media hotkeys built in. I'd like to do more research into the brand, however I am unable to really find more information. What is nice about the Ducky (OCN) is that it at least includes a key puller and replacement WASD keys.
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Originally Posted by NITRO1250;13838086 
I like the Ducky because it is a matte finish and because it has media hotkeys built in. I'd like to do more research into the brand, however I am unable to really find more information. What is nice about the Ducky (OCN) is that it at least includes a key puller and replacement WASD keys.

there might have been something about quality issues before, not that sure on it.

das are fingerprint magnets and I am not fond of the hump for usbs having own one before
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