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Originally Posted by Blaise170 View Post

I don't ever recommend Thermaltake, Corsair, Razer, et al. for mechs. They just don't have the same build quality as many of the keyboard specialist brands. A lot of it has to do with the switches you buy too.
I agree that Razer and thermaltake have bad reputation.. but, why corsair? They are overpriced but they have a decent build quality.
Also i though that the switches are the MX red or brown or blue or black
And they are the same switches they had with their previous keyboards (mechanical ones)
So could you please explain in detail how are they worse? (Not a rhetorical question)
Also
Assuming that corsair is bad. What do you suggest that had red mx with 12+ G Keys and a volume control that is better than the upcoming k95 rgb?
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post #522 of 1335
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It's a limited time Best Buy exclusive only in the US, guys. Canada and Europe and other countries will be treated as normal.

Thank god for that
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Originally Posted by CorsairGeorge View Post

It's a limited time Best Buy exclusive only in the US, guys. Canada and Europe and other countries will be treated as normal.

Definitely glad to hear such! It will be interesting to see what these are like in person. Would be nice if the K95 came with possibilities for other switches too, since that's the model I'd have my eye on, especially since it's BLACK now. ^_^
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post #524 of 1335
welp, good thing i have a local best buy or two

and they seem to like corsair products, but i'd be really leery of whether they'd actually carry the switch type i'd want.

best buy = broad selection, not deep
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I agree that Razer and thermaltake have bad reputation.. but, why corsair? They are overpriced but they have a decent build quality.
Also i though that the switches are the MX red or brown or blue or black
And they are the same switches they had with their previous keyboards (mechanical ones)
So could you please explain in detail how are they worse? (Not a rhetorical question)
Also
Assuming that corsair is bad. What do you suggest that had red mx with 12+ G Keys and a volume control that is better than the upcoming k95 rgb?

The keycaps aren't great and their quality control is quite poor. They had an entire line of keyboards with dead LEDs. Nothing personal against Corsair as they have good power supplies and such, but I'm not a fan of their mechs.
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post #526 of 1335
I've always admired the Alienware laptops and the colors their keyboards produced... But this, the Corsair is leaps and bounds above that. I am so looking forward to ordering the RGB...
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Beat Logitech to the punch. I told them "Logitech" a long time ago to do that with the G-13 Just saying.. Ring ring Logi is anybody home? Sarcasm dutifully noted. :/
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K65 ♥
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Beat Logitech to the punch. I told them "Logitech" a long time ago to do that with the G-13 Just saying.. Ring ring Logi is anybody home? Sarcasm dutifully noted. :/
the problem with companies trying somthing thats not been done before is that they are weary of whether or not the idea will succeed. They ussualy preffer to wait untill someone else does it, if its a sucsess; either improve on the designs quality, or try to find a cheaper way.
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Do we have a price for the K65 and release date to Best Buy in NA?
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