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post #1 of 15
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hi all ,
so its been long since i was here on the forums.... but now i'm back... smile.gif . Anyway if y'all check some of my previous threads that i started then there is a thread where i asked where to spend some money..
and many of ya persuaded me to purchase a new mech keyboard and so i finally made up my mind to do so smile.gif
here's my new keyboard -
corsair K60...
here are some pics










and what all i wanted to tell that this thing is just hard a**.... very nice keyboard and worth a replacement over my old cheapo logitech keyboard
a bit heavy but very nice indeed
Feel free to leave comment and any other advices related to keyboard..
BTW- i mainly use it for gaming (CS 1.6 and CS GO) ...
thanks... smile.gif
henry
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I still use my microsoft keyboard for the past 5-6 years. lol. Hows the jump?


PS: We should play some CS together.
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I'm torn between getting a decent mechanical keyboard and a nice gaming headset or replacing my NZXT Vulcan w/ a better quality case. Does it really make a huge difference for you when gaming???
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post #4 of 15
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Originally Posted by dnnk View Post

I still use my microsoft keyboard for the past 5-6 years. lol. Hows the jump?
PS: We should play some CS together.
jumping and bhop is kinda good with this new keyboard.....
and yes we can play CS together . PM me ur server ip along with ur CS nick thumb.gif
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post #5 of 15
I've been using my HP keyboard since 2009. tongue.gif I love it, but I'm considering buying a mechanical keyboard!
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post #6 of 15
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Originally Posted by M3T4LM4N222 View Post

I'm torn between getting a decent mechanical keyboard and a nice gaming headset or replacing my NZXT Vulcan w/ a better quality case. Does it really make a huge difference for you when gaming???
yes having a good gaming grade keyboard and gaming headset makes a difference ....
but its all depended on ur personnel preference and of course budget smile.gif
and yes there is a considerable amount difference when i used to game without these gaming peripherals and today when i'm playing with it.......
i just my peripherals very much... biggrin.gif
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post #7 of 15
I ended up picking up a Razer Blackwidow from Wal-mart for $50 last night. Looks like they where clearing it out because the black widow 2013 just came out. Mechanical keyboards feel really nice! I think this has MX Blue switches. It might be a stealth - if so it has MX Browns. Mechanical keyboards are a lot heavier for sure - but for me it just makes me think it's more quality than most keyboards...but AT $50 it better be tongue.gif
Edited by M3T4LM4N222 - 10/13/12 at 1:38pm
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post #8 of 15
Mechanical keyboards are the only way to go. The K6o is a really nice keyboard. My brother had one, but his was faulty, and when he sent it back he decided to get the K90 instead. I had an Azio Levetron Mech4 and I loved it, but I just sold it to replace it with a Cooler Master Storm Trigger because I want red backlighting to match my build. It'll be interesting since I've never used MX browns (Mech4 was MX blacks), and I still need to figure out how I'm going to get the rubberized coating off its frame (I'm going to paint the frame white, like I did the Mech4, to match my white Logitech G600 and my rig).
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post #9 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by M3T4LM4N222 View Post

I'm torn between getting a decent mechanical keyboard and a nice gaming headset or replacing my NZXT Vulcan w/ a better quality case. Does it really make a huge difference for you when gaming???

 

It does feel much better, but it will not make you win, if that's what you are asking.


OP: How are the keycaps on the K60?

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It does feel much better, but it will not make you win, if that's what you are asking.



OP: How are the keycaps on the K60?
keycaps are good or indeed.... i should they are very nice.. smile.gif
As stated in one of my previous post that i'm a veteran CS (1.6 and now working on G.O.)player , so these caps are of enormous importance to me...
Apart from providing handy grip to all the major FPS keys i.e. W A S D and number keys from 1 to 6.. it also gives a nice , cool look to the already sexy keyboard....
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