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ml are like mini mx and scisorry smal like

i am talking bs but i am thinking i am quite right lol
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post #7112 of 14564
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ML switches feel kind of like an MX brown cut in half. If you take the MX brown's travel, and cut off the first half of it (putting the tactile bump at the very top), that's about it.

That's the best way I can think of describing it.
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WOOOOOOOOOOOOO
just ordered a Das Pro Model S with student discount so it comes out to be $98

what should be expecting when i first use it?

in other news, my bank account took a nice hit, ordered a macbook pro, keyboard and electric toothbrush this past week...
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WOOOOOOOOOOOOO
just ordered a Das Pro Model S with student discount so it comes out to be $98

what should be expecting when i first use it?

in other news, my bank account took a nice hit, ordered a macbook pro, keyboard and electric toothbrush this past week...
macboook!!
u traitor j/k
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Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post
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Watch yourself when you play next time, and see if you lift your fingers up when you move around. If you do, then the blue's should work fine.
I made the following observation:

When playing/moving around I do indeed bring the full key up but I am not sure if it is because of my dodgey keyboard because it seems harder to hold the key in its place. But I can see that as being indeed useful in some situations.

I am not sure how much of a step-up to rubber dome > mx black would be in terms of typing if you are having to hit 'harder' on the keys as it requires more force I don't see why I should bother with that. Gaming I can understand in terms of less likely to hit the wrong key and pressing more key combinations but I don't see £100 as a worthy upgrade of a dome keyboard as you have to press these keys flat out anyway and there are not in my case that many situations that demands more keys to be hit on the keyboard...besides I am customed to this and can avoid doing this.

Perhaps this keyboard is not right for me as it seems that perhaps that I am uncompetitive although I do like to 'do good' lol.

The brown switches on the other hand are more appealing because of typing, a more enjoyable experience due to less force required? It can cater for my gaming needs allowing me to press extra keys anyway incase I need to.

But then again, I am used to the dome keys and if they are kind of like rubber dome as in letting the key 'reset' as in return to its normal idle state then I don't think I'll have a problem gaming on it and have a good typing experience.

All these things are whizzing around in my head preventing me from getting one.


After looking at this can someone please tell me if I have lost the plot, lol.
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macboook!!
u traitor j/k
im only using it to take notes and do some light gaming. macbooks arent all that overpriced(still a bit overpriced) and i got a free ipod and printer with it on top of a $100 student discount so it comes out to be a pretty nice deal. macs on the other hand are wayyyy overprices

besides ill always have my sig rig
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macboook!!
u traitor j/k
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Originally Posted by wontonforevuh View Post
im only using it to take notes and do some light gaming. macbooks arent all that overpriced(still a bit overpriced) and i got a free ipod and printer with it on top of a $100 student discount so it comes out to be a pretty nice deal. macs on the other hand are wayyyy overprices

besides ill always have my sig rig
If Thinkpads vanished off the face of the earth, I'd probably buy a Macbook Pro. They're a lot better than people give them credit for.
Edited by ch_123 - 9/5/10 at 4:49pm
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If Thinkpads vanished off the face of the earth, I'd probably buy a Macbook. They're a lot better than people give them credit for.
Same.

Well, the MPBs do have serious heating issues.
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