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And Bose is the most popular brand of "high quality speakers" amongst the general population.... That doesn't mean they're worth even 1/10th what they cost (seriously; go take apart one of even their most expensive speakers; it's so bad it's almost funny!).

Now, I'm not saying that is the same way with Corsair, but rather that JUST BECAUSE PEOPLE BUY A LOT OF SOMETHING DOESN'T MEAN THAT IT IS GOOD!!!!!!! DO NOT EQUATE SALES WITH QUALITY!!!!!

I bet there are only a few thousand other people who currently have the same Sonus Faber Cremona Auditor speakers that I do, hand-crafted Italian beauties that are more musical than a full orchestra; but just because they have poor sales stats, does that make them poor speakers? I THINK NOT
Well alright alright I should have counted in good reviews and overall good user feedback as well, there you go. It's a good gaming keyboard, but not perfect - how about that.

Corsair can improve their next revision by making it 100% mechanical and cutting down on the INSANE number of macro keys (seriously nobody uses all 18 macro keys while gaming).
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Corsair can improve their next revision by making it 100% mechanical and cutting down on the INSANE number of macro keys (seriously nobody uses all 18 macro keys while gaming).

The K95 is fully mechanical with per-key backlighting.
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Corsair is by far my favorite brand in terms of PSU at least. I haven't tried their mice, keyboards or cases but I saw the case in a Microcenter and it is pretty - although not for me. I prefer a 100% aluminum case it was still a great value and looked like it was well built.

I heard amazing things about their speakers and I will deff be getting a set once these Logitechss\ completely die
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Corsairs buying everything left and right and making them arguably better. Soon we'll have all Corsair parts in our builds excluding the processor.
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CorsairGeorge ...


...Redesign the Corsair logo please lol or at least do some different logos for each products biggrin.gif something like Asus and their ROG thing

(im not saying that u should imitate them , but my desk looks like a uber corsair fanboy with all the carabela flags lol its like a nascar car but with just Shell logo all over the car , i would love to see something more minimalistic and modern)
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post #26 of 31
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CorsairGeorge ...


...Redesign the Corsair logo please lol or at least do some different logos for each products biggrin.gif something like Asus and their ROG thing

(im not saying that u should imitate them , but my desk looks like a uber corsair fanboy with all the carabela flags lol its like a nascar car but with just Shell logo all over the car , i would love to see something more minimalistic and modern)

Corsair George: " sure lemme get on that"

lol why would they ever change their logo? and how is it not minimalism!, its like 3 diff shapes
post #27 of 31
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The K95 is fully mechanical with per-key backlighting.

Hey George when am I going to be able to buy a K95? I've been waiting a couple of months now for its release and still haven't seen so much as a release date for it.
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post #28 of 31
Good to see Corsair George here
Like he said, people have been always saying Corsair can't do this, can't do that. Blah blah rabble rabble

I don't think anyone on this forum needs to be reminded of all their products and the quality of said products.
That being said I have their corsair SP 2500 speakers and they are fan freakin tastic, have their headset as well but don't use it often so can't comment. Love my fat 600t and looking to get the M60 mouse.

But like Protz said don't go astray, not giving you business advice but that is my hope with the Corsair brand.
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Their vengeance headsets are great sounding headsets for USB audio, if I do say so myself. I had the 1500, and it sounded pretty damn good, especially with Dolby turned on in their driver suite. Now I'm running the 2000's and these sound even better and they're wireless, holding a charge for 10 hours easy. I'm sold on their audio products. Can't wait to see what they do with an updated line of headsets. I'm also holding out until their next set of speakers are released (whenever that might be) as I'm using a 14 year old 2.1 labtec set I bought at a computer show biggrin.gif
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post #30 of 31
My biggest problem with the Simple Audio line is that they don't support wifi directly (I think they hate wifi?). But with the Squeezebox touch I have I've never had any problems streaming 24/96 through wifi.
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