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Originally Posted by Tsumi View Post

So much for being designed in house for gaming...

or maybe designed by Razer and contracted out to Kalih?

Then again this is Razer, so they do their usual marketing magic and tries to turn crap into gold.
     
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Originally Posted by killeraxemannic View Post

Do you have any source for this or are you just guessing?

The source is in the OP.
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Originally Posted by twerk View Post

He's right, the only real change is the actuation point, the actuation force is the same.

Actuation force is less relevant.

I'm just doubtful if the changes to actuation point will be enough to make a tangible difference. I'm not sure if I, or anyone really, has reliable control over 1/20th of a milimeter differences in key presses.
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Originally Posted by Paradigm84 View Post

The only possible significant difference I can spot is the tactile bump on the Razer Orange looks bigger than the one on the MX Brown

Actuation vs. reset points are the prime difference.
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http://www.kailh.com/en/products.asp?Categoryid=113&rel=15

If anyone wants to compare Razer's specs to the stock Kailh switches...
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post #94 of 97
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Originally Posted by ChronoBodi View Post

or maybe designed by Razer and contracted out to Kalih?

Then again this is Razer, so they do their usual marketing magic and tries to turn crap into gold.
Yeah, likely their "scientist" are a R&D team told to find a cheaper switch that they can market for gamers.
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post #95 of 97
Doesnt look like its much better than the cherry blue switches in my current black widow. Ill not waste the money.
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post #96 of 97
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Originally Posted by navynuke499 View Post

Doesnt look like its much better than the cherry blue switches in my current black widow. Ill not waste the money.

Better?! This was never done to be "better" than Cherry's, its just a means to make them cheaper. Its just Razers marketing at its best.
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post #97 of 97
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Originally Posted by Dyaems View Post

It seems that the keyboard is really a Kailh-based switch.

Kailh+0001.jpg?t=original&k=e43bf09a

That's the proof I was looking for! Nice find!
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