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Apparently :l

If you really wanted to look into something like that, wouldn't you just google it?
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Apparently :l

If you really wanted to look into something like that, wouldn't you just google it?
Actually, not in this case. I'd probably just look down.
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I am over my first impression which was better than my current. I played several hours with it and also typed enough and totally got used to it. I have tried Blacks before and i liked them more, at least Blacks were/felt special. And thanks all. That makes everything very easy. Now i already have a keyboard in sight.

edit: I really don't know what i would change with the clears. but blacks will do.
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I am over my first impression which was better than my current. I played several hours with it and also typed enough and totally got used to it. I have tried Blacks before and i liked them more, at least Blacks were/felt special. And thanks all. That makes everything very easy. Now i already have a keyboard in sight.
It sounds to me like maybe you liked the Blacks because they didn't have any tactile feedback, thereby showcasing the spring (which really emphasizes the difference between rubber dome and mechanical).

However, Cherry MX Blues are very different from rubber domes too in that they have a very crisp and very precise feeling along with a satisfying click upon actuation.
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I can't remember the cynic bastard at geekhack who said this, but your never going to find the perfect Cherry MX switch. I think you will have a more pleasant experience collecting mechanical keyboards and using whatever keyboard you are in the mood for than hunting for the perfect switch.
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It sounds to me like maybe you liked the Blacks because they didn't have any tactile feedback, thereby showcasing the spring (which really emphasizes the difference between rubber dome and mechanical).

However, Cherry MX Blues are very different from rubber domes too in that they have a very crisp and very precise feeling along with a satisfying click upon actuation.
I like having closed headhpones on, playing without hearing any click sound not even that of my mouse. I even like sometimes to put the game sound off, if i don't hear all this it feels like there is no resistance in clicking the mouse and such. So the clicking sound of Blues might bother me. If the feeling is good though closed headphones may solve the noise problem. But the biggest thing i fear is that i would bother the people around me. I heard people say that the clicking sound goes beyond rooms : P

I think i stick to Blacks, i don't like to reutrn this clear switch kb now and getting a blue just to return it again. And i can't wait until that Razer kb is in stores, until then the special offer of the kb i am aiming could expire.

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I can't remember the cynic bastard at geekhack who said this, but your never going to find the perfect Cherry MX switch. I think you will have a more pleasant experience collecting mechanical keyboards and using whatever keyboard you are in the mood for than hunting for the perfect switch.
Cynic bastard? : D Yes i thought exactly the same today. I should just start with what i am satisfied most with and buy others later on.


btw i like the g81 more than g80-3000 with clears.
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I can't remember the cynic bastard at geekhack who said this, but your never going to find the perfect Cherry MX switch. I think you will have a more pleasant experience collecting mechanical keyboards and using whatever keyboard you are in the mood for than hunting for the perfect switch.
This.

It is why I can be caught saying that I would love to have more than one mechanical keyboard if I had the money and space for it. Actually, I'd love to have like 20+ different mechanical keyboards. You know, just a nice library of them.
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I like having closed headhpones on, playing without hearing any click sound not even that of my mouse. I even like sometimes to put the game sound off, if i don't hear all this it feels like there is no resistance in clicking the mouse and such. So the clicking sound of Blues might bother me. If the feeling is good though closed headphones may solve the noise problem. But the biggest thing i fear is that i would bother the people around me. I heard people say that the clicking sound goes beyond rooms : P

I think i stick to Blacks, i don't like to reutrn this clear switch kb now and getting a blue just to return it again. And i can't wait until that Razer kb is in stores, until then the special offer of the kb i am aiming could expire.



Cynic bastard? : D Yes i thought exactly the same today. I should just start with what i am satisfied most with and buy others later on.


btw i like the g81 more than g80-3000 with clears.
The clicks of the Cherry MX Blues is quieter than the sound of bottoming out. Even a keyboard with the Cherry MX Blacks can be loud and obnoxious to others. This is especially when gaming thanks to it being next to impossible to avoid bottoming out during a game - especially during intense moments.
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The clicks of the Cherry MX Blues is quieter than the sound of bottoming out. Even a keyboard with the Cherry MX Blacks can be loud and obnoxious to others. This is especially when gaming thanks to it being next to impossible to avoid bottoming out during a game - especially during intense moments.
There is of course several methods to make it quiet, like putting those dental rubber bands on the bottom of each key.
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There is of course several methods to make it quiet, like putting those dental rubber bands on the bottom of each key.
Indeed there are!

http://geekhack.org/showwiki.php?title=Island:8857
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