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Hello OCN keyboarders,

I've been using the keyboard that came with my Dell from SEVEN years ago. I, kinda, think it's time to do an upgrade. I would like to get a mechanical keyboard for heavy gaming and some typing (so probably black or brown).

Budget : Below $120
Pref : Good quality mechanical keyboard WITH Audio ports

Thank you!

Edit: Nvm the potential buy was oos.
Edited by enarr - 10/9/11 at 9:47am
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Does it HAVE to be Cherry MX?
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Main features I'm looking for in the mechanical keyboard are good quality (ie not blackwidow) and audio ports.

Potential Keyboard : With the 30% coupon the Steelseries 7G looks pretty good.
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someone was selling an Xarmor U9BL-S backlit for 100 shipped. has audio and usb passthroughs and has a built in wristrest

http://www.overclock.net/other-components/1114961-many-misc-peripherals-mice-keyboard-joystick.html
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Well that's a heavily-worded thread title you got going there.
    
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http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-gaming/vengeance-gaming-keyboards/vengeance-k60-performance-fps-mechanical-gaming-keyboard.html

this just came out not long ago, thinking about picking one up myself. Backlit, all that good stuff, $109
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Allen86;15240963 
http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-gaming/vengeance-gaming-keyboards/vengeance-k60-performance-fps-mechanical-gaming-keyboard.html

this just came out not long ago, thinking about picking one up myself.

those are part rubber dome IIRC
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Intense;15240969 
those are part rubber dome IIRC

What part? I've never seen anything about any of the keys being domes
    
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post #10 of 22
F Row keys are rubber, Esc key is rubber, macros are rubber i think.

basically any key they think isnt used as much is rubber
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