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post #11 of 30
I prefer blues so far myself. no issues playing tf2 or UT3.
post #12 of 30
I have a Keyboard with Blues (U9BL).

I play multiple FPS, Starcraft 2 and lots of WoW and have had 0 issues on the blues.

Even my wife who thinks "its just another dumb computer part" said that typing on the blues was amazing.

I tried the blacks snd they are way to stiff for gaming or typing IMO.

Go with the blues, you wont regret it. (Black Widow)
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Thanks for all of the opinions guys, think I'll go with MX Blues. I'm tempted by the DAS Ultimate, but it's more than the Black Widow and out of stock everywhere.
    
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post #14 of 30
I've seen lots of people who like Cherry MX blues. There's no doubt you'll be satisfied with your new keyboard.
    
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post #15 of 30
blues are great... but keep in mind between the click and the bottoming out of typing on a new keyboard anyone your in ventrilo with (if you use voice com programs) are going to hate you when you PPT key is down lol
    
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Using black switches can be very tiring after awhile, especially if you're a college student typing essays for hours. I look forward to trying a Brown or Blue switch in the future.
    
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I like the Cherry MX brown switches. They aren't that tactile, but they require very little force to type on.
    
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post #18 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Don't choose an MX black board for serious typing. IMO the switch is only a little better than a rubber dome for typing. And the mechanical keyboard guides MX blacks for gaming!!!1! thing is overrated. They aren't anything too special...

I vote MX blues UNLESS you type a lot at night in a building where people can hear you.. Most people have no trouble gaming on them.. They are fantastic for typing.
This.
I haven't personally used Blacks, but I do have a Das, and it's really nice to game on, imo. The keys are more responsive, and they click. <3
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Yeah, if I could find the DAS ultimate in stock somewhere I'd buy it right now

Looks like I'll end up getting the black widow I guess.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SmokinWaffle View Post
Yeah, if I could find the DAS ultimate in stock somewhere I'd buy it right now

Looks like I'll end up getting the black widow I guess.
Can't you order it from daskeyboard.com? lol.
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