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I'm thinking about getting one of these...does anyone know how good they are? Knowing Corsair, they'll probably be pretty good, but I can't find that much information on them. I like how the keys "hover" above the base of the keyboard and there isn't much material around them allowing typing awesomeness. Any input?


http://www.directron.com/ch9000003na.html?pgrab=1
http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-gaming/vengeance-gaming-keyboards/vengeance-k90-performance-mmo-mechanical-gaming-keyboard.html
post #2 of 18
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Didn't see this before, but they're up for preorder on newegg

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823816002&Tpk=k90
post #3 of 18
There's been some negativity surrounding it as the G-keys, Esc. through Pause/Break, and Insert through Page Down are rubber dome and not mechanical, but if you don't mind that it's not that bad.
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the new corsair keyboards are supposed to be very nice (or so I've heard) but if i had a choice i would just go with the ducky shine for quality reasons.
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I would stay away. I tried it and considering its corsair it does not feel quality. You must try it before you buy it trust me.
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post #6 of 18
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Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post

There's been some negativity surrounding it as the G-keys, Esc. through Pause/Break, and Insert through Page Down are rubber dome and not mechanical, but if you don't mind that it's not that bad.

Exactly why I would just go with the ducky shine, no corner cutting. biggrin.gif
post #7 of 18
As far as I know, the only place with them actually in stock is NCIX: http://ncix.com/products/?sku=64131&vpn=CH-9000003-NA&manufacture=Corsair
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As far as I know, the only place with them actually in stock is NCIX: http://ncix.com/products/?sku=64131&vpn=CH-9000003-NA&manufacture=Corsair

Directron has them for preorder as well.

I was thinking about getting one, but I went with a 6Gv2 instead.
Edited by importflip - 12/15/11 at 6:02pm
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Directron has them for preorder as well.
I was thinking about getting one, but I went with a 6Gv2 instead.

No they don't have it in stock. Try adding it to cart and you'll get:

"The Corsair Vengeance K90 Performance MMO Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, Cherry MX Red Key Switches, 18 G-Keys, P/N: CH-9000003-NA is not currently available. Please contact us for availability of this item"
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Originally Posted by importflip View Post

Directron has them for preorder as well.
I was thinking about getting one, but I went with a 6Gv2 instead.

No they don't have it in stock. Try adding it to cart and you'll get:

"The Corsair Vengeance K90 Performance MMO Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, Cherry MX Red Key Switches, 18 G-Keys, P/N: CH-9000003-NA is not currently available. Please contact us for availability of this item"

I guess not. Guess people will have to wait til the 21st.
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