Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Keyboards › [Official] Mechanical Keyboard Guide
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Mechanical Keyboard Guide - Page 1304

post #13031 of 14565
Also add the Corsair K60 and K90. Tt meka g unit.
post #13032 of 14565
There is a nice explaination and active demo to show if you keyboard is not reporting all the keys pressed. Here is some more information: http://www.microsoft.com/appliedsciences/content/projects/AntiGhostingExplained.aspx

perhaps you could add it to the first post(s)?
OC'in beast
(21 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 (Vishera) Gigabyte GA-990XA AMD 285X (unreleased) AMD 285X (unreleased) 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8GB (996679) Western Digital WD10EALS 1TB Blue Corsair Force Series GT CSSD-F180GBGT-BK 180GB Intel 530 Series SSDSC2BW240A401 240GB 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Sony 20X Sata DVD-RW Scythe Mugen 2 rev B (3) Scythe Slip Stream SY1225SL12H-P Antec Tri-Cool 140mm 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Antec Tri-Cool 120mm Scythe Ultra Kaze DFS123812-3000 Windows 7 Pro 64bit ASUS PA248Q 24.1" IPS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Coolermaster Storm QuickFire Stealth Cherry MX ... Antec Earthwatts EA-750 Antec 300 Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Steel Series Starcraft 2 Marine 
  hide details  
Reply
OC'in beast
(21 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 (Vishera) Gigabyte GA-990XA AMD 285X (unreleased) AMD 285X (unreleased) 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 8GB (996679) Western Digital WD10EALS 1TB Blue Corsair Force Series GT CSSD-F180GBGT-BK 180GB Intel 530 Series SSDSC2BW240A401 240GB 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Sony 20X Sata DVD-RW Scythe Mugen 2 rev B (3) Scythe Slip Stream SY1225SL12H-P Antec Tri-Cool 140mm 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Antec Tri-Cool 120mm Scythe Ultra Kaze DFS123812-3000 Windows 7 Pro 64bit ASUS PA248Q 24.1" IPS 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Coolermaster Storm QuickFire Stealth Cherry MX ... Antec Earthwatts EA-750 Antec 300 Logitech G5 
Mouse Pad
Steel Series Starcraft 2 Marine 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13033 of 14565
I never did understand the blinking lights Manyak did.

Should have one of those obnoxious gaming epilepsy warnings.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
Keyboard
Lots of them 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
Keyboard
Lots of them 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13034 of 14565
Hello, I'm completely new, but I thought I might want to mention that the Leopold Tenkeyless keyboards now have all the different colored Cherry MX switches: Blue, Black, Brown,Clear, and Red, all for $110 (right now there's a sale on the MX Red one, it's $89)

Does anyone else use the red switches? That's what I got because they seem perfect for the types of games I play, and it was $20 cheaper. I placed the order but it won't be here for a bit.
post #13035 of 14565
Lots of people like reds. If you can imagine yourself wanting a bit of a bump then get browns.
Turbulence
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5-2500k 4.4GHz Asus P8P67 Pro 3.1 HIS HD 7870 2GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X 16GB 1600MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128GB Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Asus DRW-24B1ST Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Accelero Twin Turbo II Windows 7 Professional N Dell U2311H Realforce 87U White 55cN 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX650V2 Fractal Design R3 Black Pearl Razer DeathAdder SteelSeries 4HD 
AudioAudioAudio
Audinst HUD-mx1 Beyerdynamic DT990 Premium 600 Ω Recabled M-Audio AV40 
  hide details  
Reply
Turbulence
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5-2500k 4.4GHz Asus P8P67 Pro 3.1 HIS HD 7870 2GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X 16GB 1600MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128GB Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Asus DRW-24B1ST Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Accelero Twin Turbo II Windows 7 Professional N Dell U2311H Realforce 87U White 55cN 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX650V2 Fractal Design R3 Black Pearl Razer DeathAdder SteelSeries 4HD 
AudioAudioAudio
Audinst HUD-mx1 Beyerdynamic DT990 Premium 600 Ω Recabled M-Audio AV40 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13036 of 14565
What's the word on the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Stealth Edition?

Yay or Nay? I'm looking to upgrade from my Saitek Cyborg V5 redface.gif

And I REALLY want to get that keyboard, but I want to double check with you mechanical keyboard buffs whether or not it's a good choice, AND if I can find a better keyboard in that price range?


Also, another question; would a IBM Model M, or other IBM variant mechanical keyboard be better in gaming vs the above said keyboard in question?
Edited by Kosai - 12/26/11 at 7:18pm
T-980X
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Cyberdyne Systems i7 980X Hexa Core @ 4.2Ghz Asus Rampage III Extreme Reference VTek 7970 @ 1150/1700 Stock Bios Stable 12GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
(2) WD Caviar Black 1TB HDD's Total 2TB Asus Multi DVD Drive Noctua DH-14 SKYNET Neural Net-Based Artificial Intelligence 
MonitorPowerCase
24" Asus VE248H 1920 x 1080 Antec TruePower Quattro 1200w HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
T-980X
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Cyberdyne Systems i7 980X Hexa Core @ 4.2Ghz Asus Rampage III Extreme Reference VTek 7970 @ 1150/1700 Stock Bios Stable 12GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
(2) WD Caviar Black 1TB HDD's Total 2TB Asus Multi DVD Drive Noctua DH-14 SKYNET Neural Net-Based Artificial Intelligence 
MonitorPowerCase
24" Asus VE248H 1920 x 1080 Antec TruePower Quattro 1200w HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13037 of 14565
for the price range there are better options from what I have seen in the last week doing research.

I was looking at the same keyboard but the quality on some sounded like my lycosa so I passed.

I went with the thermaltake meka g1. But that was because I had 100 best buy reward cert. For the same price I believe you can get into the ducky and das and filcos.
Phantom Gamer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Amd 1090t Black Edition ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO Asus 6870 G.Skill Ripjaw 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm 1 TB Lite On Dvd burner/cd/dvd XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 WaterCooling Kit Yates Loon Rad fans Nzxt case fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium Acer H233H Thermaltake Meka GT 1 OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Razer Naga Fierece Rude Gaming Pad Steelseries Sibera 
  hide details  
Reply
Phantom Gamer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Amd 1090t Black Edition ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO Asus 6870 G.Skill Ripjaw 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm 1 TB Lite On Dvd burner/cd/dvd XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 WaterCooling Kit Yates Loon Rad fans Nzxt case fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium Acer H233H Thermaltake Meka GT 1 OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Razer Naga Fierece Rude Gaming Pad Steelseries Sibera 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13038 of 14565
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aoide View Post

Hello, I'm completely new, but I thought I might want to mention that the Leopold Tenkeyless keyboards now have all the different colored Cherry MX switches: Blue, Black, Brown,Clear, and Red, all for $110 (right now there's a sale on the MX Red one, it's $89)
Does anyone else use the red switches? That's what I got because they seem perfect for the types of games I play, and it was $20 cheaper. I placed the order but it won't be here for a bit.

leopolds also right above ur post for 110
Phantom Gamer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Amd 1090t Black Edition ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO Asus 6870 G.Skill Ripjaw 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm 1 TB Lite On Dvd burner/cd/dvd XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 WaterCooling Kit Yates Loon Rad fans Nzxt case fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium Acer H233H Thermaltake Meka GT 1 OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Razer Naga Fierece Rude Gaming Pad Steelseries Sibera 
  hide details  
Reply
Phantom Gamer
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Amd 1090t Black Edition ASUS M4A88TD-V EVO Asus 6870 G.Skill Ripjaw 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm 1 TB Lite On Dvd burner/cd/dvd XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 WaterCooling Kit Yates Loon Rad fans Nzxt case fans 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium Acer H233H Thermaltake Meka GT 1 OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Razer Naga Fierece Rude Gaming Pad Steelseries Sibera 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13039 of 14565
Quote:
Originally Posted by tuffstuff View Post

for the price range there are better options from what I have seen in the last week doing research.
I was looking at the same keyboard but the quality on some sounded like my lycosa so I passed.
I went with the thermaltake meka g1. But that was because I had 100 best buy reward cert. For the same price I believe you can get into the ducky and das and filcos.

Oh wow, so it smokes the Black Widow?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGArGsuSDmo

Anything better? This will be my first and well hopefully my only mechanical, keyboard I would like the best I could buy for the money.
T-980X
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Cyberdyne Systems i7 980X Hexa Core @ 4.2Ghz Asus Rampage III Extreme Reference VTek 7970 @ 1150/1700 Stock Bios Stable 12GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
(2) WD Caviar Black 1TB HDD's Total 2TB Asus Multi DVD Drive Noctua DH-14 SKYNET Neural Net-Based Artificial Intelligence 
MonitorPowerCase
24" Asus VE248H 1920 x 1080 Antec TruePower Quattro 1200w HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
T-980X
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Cyberdyne Systems i7 980X Hexa Core @ 4.2Ghz Asus Rampage III Extreme Reference VTek 7970 @ 1150/1700 Stock Bios Stable 12GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
(2) WD Caviar Black 1TB HDD's Total 2TB Asus Multi DVD Drive Noctua DH-14 SKYNET Neural Net-Based Artificial Intelligence 
MonitorPowerCase
24" Asus VE248H 1920 x 1080 Antec TruePower Quattro 1200w HAF 932 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13040 of 14565
The Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Stealth Edition is a toy. Almost anything would be better. Look at a CM storm, filco or wasd board. Or go OCN and by a Ducky off the OCN sale. We have even given some away.
 
Folding for coinz
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3930K EVGA Z79 Dark Asus HD7850 samsung 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Team XS3 SSD Got one Noctua u140 Have one too. Win7 for now 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer p234w Mechanical Today its a Fractal Fractal Arc XL 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
1 or 2 of them Cherry Some speekers Logitech 800 bluetooth/RF headset 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
xeon 1230 v3 Asrock Z87e itx powercolor r9 290 Changes like socks 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
m500 ssd no! ah, soon Vista Home Prem 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
no keycool LED Rosewill 500w passive Bitpenix phenom 
MouseMouse Pad
no tesoro 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Folding for coinz
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3930K EVGA Z79 Dark Asus HD7850 samsung 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Team XS3 SSD Got one Noctua u140 Have one too. Win7 for now 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer p234w Mechanical Today its a Fractal Fractal Arc XL 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
1 or 2 of them Cherry Some speekers Logitech 800 bluetooth/RF headset 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
xeon 1230 v3 Asrock Z87e itx powercolor r9 290 Changes like socks 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
m500 ssd no! ah, soon Vista Home Prem 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
no keycool LED Rosewill 500w passive Bitpenix phenom 
MouseMouse Pad
no tesoro 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Keyboards
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Keyboards › [Official] Mechanical Keyboard Guide