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Yea, I was afraid they only had a limited run, due to the cost for manufacturing it. I hope there won't be any changes to affect the quality. I just gave mine away today as a gift. Hoping there will be a sale so I can repuchase it.
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For those interested or who have a Canadian address they can ship to, Newegg.ca still has the boards.
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Really? Because every time I see something that's out of stock, it gets that "Auto-Notify" button and has "OUT OF STOCK" which is sometimes accompanied by an ETA.
High Demand items get "deactivated" for a reason

This has happened with brand new PSU's, to Cases, ect.

When the Phantom's first sold out they were deactivated for a week. Corsair's AX1200 & the Cooler Master HAF X had the same thing happen.
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post #9314 of 14564
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Originally Posted by ripster View Post
USB 3.0 is more power. As in amps.

Puts PS/2 to shame.

P.S. Maytan - not much happening. A few more keyboards have gone obsolete in the OCN Mechanical Keyboard Guide that's all.
Too bad we'll all be dead before Intel starts putting USB 3.0 support on their chipsets.
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Not me. I eat healthy.

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with relevant picture definitely not off topic type picture.
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post #9316 of 14564
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Too bad we'll all be dead before Intel starts putting USB 3.0 support on their chipsets.
Gigabyte & Asus are going to be shipping P67 boards with 8 to 12 USB 3.0 headers on the Rear I/O Panel. So I don't think it's much of a worry.

AMD's Bulldozer chipset will have Native USB 3.0; so again I wouldn't be worried.

The biggest thing holding folks back is a standard internal header (and because the Electrical side of USB 3.0 spec hasn't been finished yet.) Though, now we have Internal Headers for USB 3.0 (AsRock & ECS already ship boards with it.)
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post #9317 of 14564
Mechanical Keyboards will remain USB 1.1 though.

Why?

Because it still beats PS/2 at that throughput (although the Sidwinder X4 was bumped to USB 2.0).
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Mechanical Keyboards will remain USB 1.1 though.

Why?

Because it still beats PS/2 at that throughput (although the Sidwinder X4 was bumped to USB 2.0).
Throughput means nothing for a keyboard though.

Either way, Matias is supposed to make a Tactile Pro with USB 3.0 ports. Though it's most likely just powered-passthrough ports. And the actual keyboard won't require USB 3.0
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post #9319 of 14564
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Originally Posted by Ikrin View Post
Yea, I was afraid they only had a limited run, due to the cost for manufacturing it. I hope there won't be any changes to affect the quality. I just gave mine away today as a gift. Hoping there will be a sale so I can repuchase it.
Nah, it was only deactivated due to the high demand. It was better to deactivate it rather than leaving it on Auto-Notify.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
High Demand items get "deactivated" for a reason

This has happened with brand new PSU's, to Cases, ect.

When the Phantom's first sold out they were deactivated for a week. Corsair's AX1200 & the Cooler Master HAF X had the same thing happen.
I figured that out right away, but I am grateful that you wanted to make sure.
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I just don't like the Das' reflective surface that leave finger prints so easily. I would wait for a filco.
Yeah, that's the plan. Hopefully I'll be able to order it in a couple of days.
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