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post #12491 of 36853
Hello everyone.

Just ordered a quickfire rapid with black switches(only ones available on this kboard where I live). It's my first keyboard. I have been typing on laptop keyboards and a mac keyboard. I bought it primarily for gaming and I like that it is a small keyboard. It is heavier than the quickfire tk though, which I can get with the red switches and red backlight. Would this be better for gaming? I don't type all that much btw. Thanks!
post #12492 of 36853
Oo. That quickfire stealth looks appealing. Been wanting to buy a new mx kb but have no reason to other than try new switches. Hope the price tag is decent on it maybe ill grab one w blues.

Edit: or one with greens!!!
Edited by Costfree - 4/8/13 at 5:54am
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post #12493 of 36853
Quote:
Originally Posted by Costfree View Post

Oo. That quickfire stealth looks appealing. Been wanting to buy a new mx kb but have no reason to other than try new switches. Hope the price tag is decent on it maybe ill grab one w blues.

Edit: or one with greens!!!

Hope I've the guts to change the red LED to green
and put some green caps

god... cant wait...
it will be awhile til it hit Asia though rolleyes.gif
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Is the Stealth not just a QFR with different caps? Are they still ABS?
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post #12495 of 36853
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ribozyme View Post

Hello everyone.

Just ordered a quickfire rapid with black switches(only ones available on this kboard where I live). It's my first keyboard. I have been typing on laptop keyboards and a mac keyboard. I bought it primarily for gaming and I like that it is a small keyboard. It is heavier than the quickfire tk though, which I can get with the red switches and red backlight. Would this be better for gaming? I don't type all that much btw. Thanks!

Honestly, it's all personal preference. I prefer Blacks, some people love their Reds. The layout really won't make a difference for gaming.
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Is the Stealth not just a QFR with different caps? Are they still ABS?

AFAIK, it's the same caps, same everything, just the caps are side printed and then branding was moved elsewhere on the shell.
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post #12496 of 36853
Still need an Aluminum case >.>


     
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post #12497 of 36853
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Still need an Aluminum case >.>
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


Poker right? I really want one frown.gif
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post #12498 of 36853

 

Thanks again for that Krytox, Joycelyn. thumbsupsmiley.png

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I just got this last week:

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Ducky Shine II orange w/brown Cherry MX switches.

I like it so far. It's going to take some getting used to because I haven't used a mechanical keyboard since the early 90's.
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Still need an Aluminum case >.>
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)



I'm absolutely loving those thick PBT's with Korean biggrin.gif I would definitely get a set, if I could afford it (even though I can already touch type Korean).
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