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post #11 of 27
I'm finding your posts confusing because you keep editing them.

Anyway, with three different guides I think you've got some choices in Clicky and Tactile switches.
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I'm finding your posts confusing because you keep editing them.

Anyway, with three different guides I think you've got some choices in Clicky and Tactile switches.
Just to clear everything up. There was one line in that post that was worded poorly which I just fixed it. I'm looking for a switch WITH a tactile bump. Sound does not matter. Under 65g.

Based on that I was thinking the Cherry Blues would be best.
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OK, well if it's tactile and clicky you want then Cherry Blues is a good choice. My favs.

Cherry Browns have a pretty subtle tactile bump and are almost linear to many people.
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post #14 of 27
Razer Black Widow?

Or add $30 and get the ultimate version. I got mine today actually and I'm loving it.

I think the black widow has the clerry blue switches. I'm not sure. But it is clicky!
post #15 of 27
Get a Ducky DK9008 with Blues.
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OK, well if it's tactile and clicky you want then Cherry Blues is a good choice. My favs.

Cherry Browns have a pretty subtle tactile bump and are almost linear to many people.
Yea sorry for the confusion. My problem was that I wasn't sure what was meant by tactile and clicky. I saw the browns too but like you said they may not be tactile enough for me.


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Razer Black Widow?

Or add $30 and get the ultimate version. I got mine today actually and I'm loving it.

I think the black widow has the clerry blue switches. I'm not sure. But it is clicky!
I would get the ultimate version because it looks amazing but I only have $100 on the gift card and I'm not really in the position to throw more money at it when it's going to be pretty much the same thing.

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Get a Ducky DK9008 with Blues.
Not available on Newegg :/
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Razer Black Widow?

Or add $30 and get the ultimate version. I got mine today actually and I'm loving it.

I think the black widow has the clerry blue switches. I'm not sure. But it is clicky!
More like $50 and just for some back lighting. Literally the only difference. Well, that and some meaningless pass through hook-ups.

The Black Widow is the best bet I'd say. Browns aren't nearly as crisp in my mind with the tactile point compared to Blues. You can clearly feel when you actuate a Blue switch; you kind of have to learn that point on Browns.
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Love my black widow Ultimate .
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post #19 of 27
Cherry Blues are cool, but the click is near the top of the key, so you'll find yourself using key under the tactile point. It's hard to explain.
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Cherry Blues are cool, but the click is near the top of the key, so you'll find yourself using key under the tactile point. It's hard to explain.
I always game with headphones on so it doesn't really make a difference. That's why the tactile bump is so necessary. Right now I'm hoping the Black Widow will go on sale or something for closer to $50 because $80 for a keyboard is still pretty steep :/
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