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so I just got my daskeyboard....

sex-to-my-fingers. throwing my blackwidow in the garbage (since thats where I think it was born)
love it.

Good decision, stepped way up from the black widow.
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Hello

thanks for the help

I dont need back lightning, I just want to try a mechanical keyboard with red switch ...

What do you think about the PLU ML-G3000 NKRO Edition ?

Leopold is it ok for "only" 130 dollars
Wich Leopold can I take ?

THanks!
post #12653 of 14551
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Hello
thanks for the help
I dont need back lightning, I just want to try a mechanical keyboard with red switch ...
What do you think about the PLU ML-G3000 NKRO Edition ?
Leopold is it ok for "only" 130 dollars
Wich Leopold can I take ?
THanks!
If you are in Asia or something it might be easier to get a Cherry Red keyboard but here in the US it's very hard, if you have never tried a Brown(like some Leopolds) they are pretty similar to red but have a slight tactile bump which I actually prefer in all types of games.

Feels good to just play with the switch and it's more interesting than it being completely linear to me, also I can double/ triple/ quadruple megatap very fast with it as well it's really not an issue.
post #12654 of 14551
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Hello guys !

I want to buy my very first mechnical keyboard but I dont know wich one to choose ...
It's only for FPS games so I want red switch

I have max 130 dollars...

Do you have some ideas ?

Thanks guys !
Overclock.net will have a DK1008 with Reds available towards the end of the month (August 25th is when the shipment is expected to arrive.)

It'll be less than $130, you may wish to consider it.
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post #12655 of 14551
Hi

I can't have all those keyboards...

I can have this

NOPPO choc mini Mx Red

KBC Poker Mx-Red

PLU ML-87 Mx-Red


Which one is the best for you guys !?

Thanks !
post #12656 of 14551
The KBC Poker or the Noppoo Choc Mini 82 would be the best choices.

The Choc Mini does NKRO over USB in Linux & Windows. Mac OS X will have issues with the keyboard though.

The KBC Poker is another good option but the PBC mounted switches will feel very soft and the board is very light in comparison to others.

I would choose either one based on which layout you like the most.

The PLU ML-87 is a good board, but it doesn't have NKRO so I would avoid it.
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What's up guys, been looking into getting a mechanical keyboard to accommodate my new build ($3200 rig). The theme of my build is red/black/white so I would like a keyboard to kind of match the theme.

I'm looking for a RED backlit keyboard, this is pretty much essential.

From what I can see (I'm a keyboard newbie, mind you) Deck and Das come highly recommended. Das doesn't seem to have a backlit keyboard so Deck seems to be my only option (from what I can tell atleast).

Do you guys know of any other quality brands that can provide me with a red backlit keyboard?

Main use; moderate gaming, a lot of typing lol.

Typing comes first, gaming second.

I'm also trying to make sure I'm good on tactile vs linear.

Linear - need to push the key all the way down.
Tactile - allows you to push half way and move to other keys faster.

Thanks in advance guys, I appreciate any help.
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post #12658 of 14551
Linear Cherry MX Switches allow you to push the switch half way down and it actuates. The same as Tactile or Clicky Cherry MX switches.

As for a Red LED Backlit board; I would suggest waiting a bit for Cooler Master's offering to come out.

It should be more affordable than the Deck; feature the same Cherry MX-Black switches, but offer more features.

Build quality and details have yet to be announced but at Computex, they said it would come out this year.
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I'm also trying to make sure I'm good on tactile vs linear.

Linear - need to push the key all the way down.
Tactile - allows you to push half way and move to other keys faster.
Tactile - There's a "bump" during the travel of the key to let you know that you've pressed the key. (Like most keyboards)

Linear - No bump in the travel of the key, the key just gets progressively stiffer to press until it bottoms out.

You can have linear switches that do not need to be bottomed out, and tactile switches that do need to be bottomed out (e.g. rubber domes)
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post #12660 of 14551
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Originally Posted by ilyama View Post
Hi

I can't have all those keyboards...

I can have this

NOPPO choc mini Mx Red

KBC Poker Mx-Red

PLU ML-87 Mx-Red


Which one is the best for you guys !?

Thanks !
I've got the Noppo Choc Mini, it's a sweet board. It's got a nice small layout (even smaller than a normal tenkeyless), but it still retains numpad functionality, it has media keys, and has NKRO over usb.
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