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Should I switch from reds to browns?

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I have a QFR with reds that I am making a lot of typing mistakes on, mainly because the actuation force is so light I always brush another key when pressing one.
I also use it for gaming and find it too light, when I need to double tap I have to bottom out everytime to make sure
Been using it for about 2 weeks now.
Also do not like how I don't know how far into the key will actuate it, so it sounds like the browns would provide that. I have tried the blues, which sucked for gaming and noise.
Averaging about 80 WPM whereas on my macbook I average 100, on rubber domes I averaged 90ish.
Should I switch?
And any suggestion for an otaku or engraved key brown KB, tenkeyless?
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i would definitely recommend browns for a mix of typing and gaming. for purely gaming, reds are great but i was also making a lot of typing mistakes. i would suggest this one since it seems to fit your needs well and is a really reliable keyboard

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16823129005
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