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Is the G710+ still a good keyboard ?
Recently i purchase a G710+, haven't received it yet, its going to be my first mechanical keyboard, its condition is new, the seller says that the box is closed, and for 80 euros i think is a great deal no?
My only complain is the layout, i´m portuguese and the keyboard is uk but... pt layout is rare anyway.
Edited by XFighter899 - 2/10/16 at 10:23am
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Getting a mechanical keyboard that would allow for easier exchange of key caps would have been ideal. But you will be fine. It will just take a getting used to it.
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The G710+ allows exchange of the keycaps. are they standard ?
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Yeah it is a good keyboard.

Was going to get one myself, but did not want white back lighting. I wish it was Red or Orange, like their keyboards in the past. Sadly that is not the case. Otherwise it is a great keyboard. Personally can't stand the sound of the Blues, which the non plus uses. Which are also not that great for gaming. Brown and Clears are always the best way to go IMO.


I got the Corsair K70, decent board. I like typing on it, but really it is just more solid than my last keyboard. Had a Logitech G110 before my Corsair. Was just as good of a gaming keyboard. If someone tells you that you game better with a mechanical, they are flat out lying. These are not mice. Only thing that changed for me was a more solid keyboard, with keys that don't rattle when my bass hits.

Wish they were more quiet, even with my browns. The keyboard is a lot louder than my old keyboard. Nothing like Blues though, they will either drive you mad. Or you like the sound.

Logitech doesn't take universal key caps IIRC. Sadly.
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No, you should have bought the G810! Sorry bro frown.gif
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The G710+ allows exchange of the keycaps. are they standard ?
nope
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Well, at least i hope they will last a few years before they worn off or start peeling.
In that department mionix have the best coating, my avior is like the day he come from the package.
Im more worried about the sound of keys than anything else. Been using rubber dome low profile keys all my life.
Edited by XFighter899 - 2/10/16 at 3:58pm
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