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post #941 of 1084
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Originally Posted by D3schain View Post

Hey guys, I decided to make an account because I just got my CM Quickfire (Cherry MX Browns) from Amazon (ordered Saturday) and wanted to say that for the time being, everything works. Tested the left alt and P-key which a couple people said they had issues with and mine (again, for the moment) was fine though I may have just lucked out. I was really worried about getting one with some DoA keys but so far so good.

Also, in case anyone was interested, I can confirm from my MX Browns that Amazon is shipping the newer unbranded version.

Welcome to OCN, I'm sure you helped quite a few people out with this information.
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Welcome to OCN, I'm sure you helped quite a few people out with this information.
Thanks! biggrin.gif And I can only hope; I remember when researching this keyboard (It's my first Mech) this was an issue I couldn't get a definite answer on so I figured I'd chime in with feedback once I got mine to help clear up as much as I could. Otherwise I enjoy the keyboard a lot, definitely way better than I expected. Didn't expect such an enormous difference in quality over other standard keyboards.

I'll gladly answer any questions I can about it if anyone wants, though with a 95 page long thread I doubt there's much left. <_< Lmao.
post #943 of 1084
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Originally Posted by D3schain View Post

Hey guys, I decided to make an account because I just got my CM Quickfire (Cherry MX Browns) from Amazon (ordered Saturday) and wanted to say that for the time being, everything works. Tested the left alt and P-key which a couple people said they had issues with and mine (again, for the moment) was fine though I may have just lucked out. I was really worried about getting one with some DoA keys but so far so good.

Also, in case anyone was interested, I can confirm from my MX Browns that Amazon is shipping the newer unbranded version.
unbranded but still cherry?
post #944 of 1084
He means that the board won't have as many logos on the outside. Mechanically, it's the same.
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He means that the board won't have as many logos on the outside. Mechanically, it's the same.
Ahahaha, what was I thinking of.. I totally forgot about the fact that these have less branding now.
post #946 of 1084
I just hooked up the Quick Fire Rapid with MX Blues and well, this is kind of what I was expecting. It feels exactly like my old Rosewill RK9000 but in tenkeyless format. I'm going to need some adjusting to get used to the MX Blues actuation point again but this is honestly one of the best values out there (IMO) considering I only paid $67 shipped from Amazon.
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Branding hurts frown.gif
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post #948 of 1084
Typing on my QFR (blacks, unbranded) I received today from scan, this is my first mechanical keyboard so didn't want to fork out too much. So far though, I could get used to this biggrin.gif

I have ordered a transparent keycap for the SCR LK and deciding on a "look of disapproval" or exit sign escape key. Also tempted by a keycap colour change lol.
    
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post #949 of 1084
The CM rapidfire blue is $55 on amazon. I need to get a cheap mech keyboard (I mean $50 is more than I'd like to spend honestly but mechanical keyboards are all expensive....) and it's very rare to see one selling for under $70 with mx switches.

The big problem is that i dont see numlock on this board. Is it possible that this 10keyless board has a numlock function of any kind? Like my ducky 1087 10keyless has a numlock button, and then the u, i, o keys and above and below it rows become an impromptu 10keypad to use. I convinced my gf that 10key sucks because of how it forces out your mouse arm in a weird angle but no impromptu 10keypad really sucks....
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post #950 of 1084
For the UK people amongst us: QWERkeys are offering half price on all single caps (I ordered 3 singles with delivery for £4.60) offer ends January 31st. Use code "January50"

Now I have ordered my caps I need to decided on my board lol!
£100 amazon UK vouchers, any suggestions?
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