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Originally Posted by Jalal View Post
Could you make a sound sample of you typing?
It's not possible for me to do that at this time. However, here are some YouTube search criteria ideas that will give you more than enough videos to get an idea of how different keyboards and switches sound:

There's also the video that's at the end of this article:

http://hothardware.com/cs/blogs/mrtg...mystified.aspx
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post #6982 of 14551
I found one typing on a cherry keyboard with browns where the sound was okay. The other people bottom out very hard. So i have to try it myself i guess. Nice list nevertheless., thanks for that. The nearest Retailer who sells the filco with browns is keyboardco, so does anyone know whats their return policy? Can i send the keybord back for just not liking it?
Edited by Jalal - 9/2/10 at 3:53pm
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Items can be returned within 30 days of purchase if boxed, unused and in perfect condition, whereby a refund will be given less the costs of carriage & handling. In the unlikely event of your goods being delivered faulty or damaged, you must contact us within 7 days of the date of delivery in order for us to arrange a replacement or provide a refund. We endeavour to respond to complaints within five working days. By purchasing a product you are agreeing to the above terms and conditions.
Not sure how to interpret that.
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My Das Model S Ultimate came in the mail today! I honestly cannot think of any words to describe how typing feels on this board, I guess "amazing" will have to do for now The blank keys look awesome as well. I am not a very good touch typer though, so I am messing up quite a bit and I find myself looking down at the keyboard then thinking "oh right"
    
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post #6985 of 14551
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Originally Posted by coffeejunky View Post
Within my budget I have found the following -

- i-rocks KR-6230 - £60 - concerns with this are that the button layout may just drive me nuts, in particular the question mark/slash key location.
- Scorpius M10 - -£65 -Is this really worth £5 more than the irocks?
- Cherry G84-4100 (63 key version) - £40 -
Thoughts on the above.
I have the i-rocks. I went from $10 rubber domes to a g15 to the I-rocks. There are 2 issues with the rock:
The Keys layout. Its not bad typing in it, you get used to it fast. The odd thing is when you go to another keyboard and that one feels wrong. The rock just feels right.
Speed: I seem to type so fast now that I mess letters or add a space in the wrong place. But that would probably be fixed by typing properly. I use a 4 finger hunt and peck method. I really should learn to t ype.

I would recommend getting it, or saving the extra to get the majestouch. You won't be sorry.
Edited by KipH - 9/2/10 at 4:14pm
 
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post #6986 of 14551
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Not sure how to interpret that.
Oh didnt find that pasage on their site. Well, then i think it's clear that you can't send it back for just not liking.



btw I really have fun gaming on those MY switches. If you get it right it doesnt fatigue thta much anymore. But for now i switch again to the clears.
Edited by Jalal - 9/2/10 at 4:40pm
post #6987 of 14551
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I found one typing on a cherry keyboard with browns where the sound was okay. The other people bottom out very hard. So i have to try it myself i guess. Nice list nevertheless., thanks for that. The nearest Retailer who sells the filco with browns is keyboardco, so does anyone know whats their return policy? Can i send the keybord back for just not liking it?
You're welcome! The more videos you watch, the deeper and better your understanding will be. Not only that, but you'll continue to get a clearer and clearer idea of what you want.
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remember when elitekeyboards put up that refurbished Majestouch and Topre Realforce (Jap Layout) not to long ago? people bid so high that they could of bought a brand new one for dollars and cents. ridiculous.

someone will buy it.
Edited by lmnop - 9/2/10 at 11:55pm
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