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Hello smile.gif


Any idea if every led problem have being fixed i think someone said they where fixed.


And what you think would be best for typing and gaming


I play alot arma 3 these days but i play about anything possible even mmo.



And im active on ocn so i do type often.


Thank you smile.gif
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Any idea? I just wantthe best typing ezperience and to be competitive while gaming
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Main difference between the two is the tactile feedback on the browns. I have used both and for writing I would say at first brown ones feel slightly better as it is easier to be more precise. However for gaming red ones really are much better. Problem with brown for me was that I mainly play FPS games (e.g CS:GO) and you really do use WASD a lot. Constantly moving over tactile bump when using WAST gets quite annoying. Right now I use K65 with red switches and I'm really used to them now even for typing.

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post #4 of 13
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Main difference between the two is the tactile feedback on the browns. I have used both and for writing I would say at first brown ones feel slightly better as it is easier to be more precise. However for gaming red ones really are much better. Problem with brown for me was that I mainly play FPS games (e.g CS:GO) and you really do use WASD a lot. Constantly moving over tactile bump when using WAST gets quite annoying. Right now I use K65 with red switches and I'm really used to them now even for typing.

Hope it helps wink.gif

So you recommend me red.

I do think i want the best keyboard for gaming so red do seem to be the best.


Just aint sure. Game menu Driving helicopter and car and everything related to arma 3. And i do play mmo.


I will try to go to the Canada computer near me to try out their keyboard
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So you recommend me red.

I do think i want the best keyboard for gaming so red do seem to be the best.


Just aint sure. Game menu Driving helicopter and car and everything related to arma 3. And i do play mmo.


I will try to go to the Canada computer near me to try out their keyboard

From my personal experience I would but obviously your preferences could be different. I have never played Arma 3 but if you need to react fast and repeatedly press same buttons (e.g. WASD) tactile feedback on the browns are really starting to annoy. However best way to make sure which ones you like better is to test them in any computer store near by.
When I first typed on red ones (K65) I missed a lot of letters and it took me few hours to get used to but now I don't think I will switch to any other switches.
 
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post #6 of 13
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Yea. My store had a k70 and i loved it but no idea of it was red or brown.

Just need to go there again was like 1 years ago
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You can get a $10 (US) Cherry MX sample from maxkeyboard.com and try out both the brown and red and see what you like better
http://www.maxkeyboard.com/max-keyboard-keycap-cherry-mx-switch-o-ring-sampler-tester-kit.html

Bought one myself but since i live in Denmark and i was cheap i have to wait 2-3 weeks before it shows up.
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You can get a $10 (US) Cherry MX sample from maxkeyboard.com and try out both the brown and red and see what you like better
http://www.maxkeyboard.com/max-keyboard-keycap-cherry-mx-switch-o-ring-sampler-tester-kit.html

Bought one myself but since i live in Denmark and i was cheap i have to wait 2-3 weeks before it shows up.

I would say testing out a proper keyboard in a store is much more informative than just having one key as you can actually decide if you feel comfortable to type on it. And obviously cheaper tongue.gif
 
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post #9 of 13
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I would say testing out a proper keyboard in a store is much more informative than just having one key as you can actually decide if you feel comfortable to type on it. And obviously cheaper tongue.gif
Is fine if there are any stores that sell keyboards and have any in stock AND you can try.
None of which i have.
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post #10 of 13
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Both idea are good smile.gif i looked at those test kit but canada $ and shipping is like stupids high. Cost me 30$ + to get a sample.


Just gonna try to go to canada computer smile.gif
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