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Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
Nope, there are only ML Blacks.
Wait, I just realized, are those the same ML Blacks as in the Optimus maximus?
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Wait, I just realized, are those the same ML Blacks as in the Optimus maximus?
Correct.
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Hey guys, quick: I've an offer from someone to sell me a Filco Majestouch w/ Cherry Brown switches and NKRO for $100+shipping, but I just bought myself an iOne M10 Scorpius last night for $60.

Should I go for the Filco and sell the M10, or just keep the M10?
Edited by r31ncarnat3d - 3/9/10 at 9:15am
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Hey guys, quick: I've an offer from someone to sell me a Filco Majestouch w/ Cherry Brown switches and NKRO, but I just bought myself an iOne M10 Scorpius last night for $60.

Should I go for the Filco and sell the M10, or just keep the M10?
I know it's a bit early to tell, but are you currently experiencing any rollover problems with the M10?

Also, do you like the MX Blues?
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post #2105 of 14551
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I know it's a bit early to tell, but are you currently experiencing any rollover problems with the M10?

Also, do you like the MX Blues?
I actually love the MX Blues, but my only concern with them is that the sound might annoy my GF.

I'm also a bit lost as to the difference between the Filco and M10, as the Filco costs more retail-wise but I have no idea why.
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Hey guys, quick: I've an offer from someone to sell me a Filco Majestouch w/ Cherry Brown switches and NKRO for $100+shipping, but I just bought myself an iOne M10 Scorpius last night for $60.

Should I go for the Filco and sell the M10, or just keep the M10?
That's really entirely up to you to decide. But if I was in your situation, I'd probably buy the Filco just for the hell of trying out the browns and checking out the quality, and then sell/return the keyboard I liked less. Or maybe even do a switch swap between them if I wanted the Filco case but Blue switches.
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Has anyone actually bought or used that keyboard yet in the world?
    
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post #2108 of 14551
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Has anyone actually bought or used that keyboard yet in the world?
The Optimus Maximus?

If so, then Chris Perillo had one (I mean, I don't know if he still has it). Here's his unboxing video:

http://www.youtube.com/user/lockergn.../5/dV0k1KCQyyI
Edited by TwoCables - 3/9/10 at 12:08pm
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Thanks, Manyak! bought myself the Steelseries 7G for starcraft, love the way it bounces me back.
APM from 200+- Lycosa to a hefty 280 -300 with the 7G!
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I've been typing on my new Majestouch Tactile Click NKRO (linked for the curious) for about 10 minutes now, and each keystroke is pure joy for me. Actually, I'm finding it impossible to verbalize just how happy I am right now. I'm almost reacting the same way that I think I would if I were to meet my favorite celebrity (or better yet, my favorite drummer): each keystroke is keeping my palms kind of sweaty, and the subtle little clicks of the switches kinda makes my heart flutter. This is pure typing bliss. Yeah. I'm a geek. hehehe I'm nearly getting wood over a keyboard.

Y'know, I'm liking this a little more than I thought that I would!! This keyboard is absolutely outstanding. I am completely in love with this keyboard, and now that it's actually in my possession, I am truly realizing that what I said a while back is totally true: I will not miss the Lycosa one bit.

This keyboard makes the Lycosa feel like a really cheap child's toy. And y'know what? I admit that I felt that it was really easy to type on the Lycosa, but this thing crushes the Lycosa in this respect. However, I am grateful to my experience on the Lycosa, because I'm not bottoming out as much as I thought I would. I would say that about 75% of my keystrokes are not bottomed-out. That's because the Lycosa really is easier to type on than any keyboard I've had in the past. It caused me to type more gently which was perfect training for this really-awesome Filco Majestouch Tactile Click NKRO.

This little mini-review would be much better than this, but there's one problem: this keyboard is leaving me speechless and it's basically taking my breath away. I just wish I could find the words to express how awesome this keyboard is for me.

Filco Majestouch Tactile Click NKRO :


Edit: y'know, it's also much quieter than the Lycosa when I'm not bottoming out!
Edited by TwoCables - 3/9/10 at 2:58pm
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