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Hello everyone! I currently have a razer taurantula keyboard for my gaming rig and dont really like how much space it takes up on my desk. I was wondering if any of you had a suggestion for a keyboard in the title. I realize that most gaming keyboards are bigger with wrist support but i was wondering if there is anything out there thats smaller. Thanks!
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Budget? A mechanical tenkeyless comes to mind
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a tenkeyless from filco, realforce or leopold will fit your bill.
    
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post #4 of 18
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Originally Posted by yellowtoblerone View Post
a tenkeyless from filco, realforce or leopold will fit your bill.
There are other brands out there that do tenkeyless, but you listed my top 3 that make tenkeyless
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I would personally recommend the 6gv2 by Steelseries. Mechanical, feels like it's built for those keyboard duels in Pure Pwnage, and it's tiny. I've owned a Logitech G11 and G110 prior to this, and they were massive by comparison. My only gripe with the 6gv2 is the shorter right-shift layout they used.

Just to clarify, are you looking for a keyboard with a smaller footprint, or some super-slim Apple-esque keyboard? Assuming the former, I'll stick with my recommendation. If it's the latter, the 6gv2 wouldn't exactly fall in the "thin n' light" category.
Edited by Dyslexyc - 1/25/11 at 8:36am
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hmmmm the tenkeyless is definatly small but the keys dont really have that slim profile. I really enjoyed the fatality keyboard awhile back but they discontinued that. I dont really have a budget...as long as its not too outlandish in price.
Edited by Zwake - 1/25/11 at 8:33am
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post #7 of 18
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I would personally recommend the 6gv2 by Steelseries. Mechanical, feels like it's built for those keyboard duels in Pure Pwnage, and it's tiny. I've owned a Logitech G11 and G110 prior to this, and they were massive by comparison. My only gripe with the 6gv2 is the shorter right-shift layout they used.

Just to clarify, are you looking for a keyboard with a smaller footprint, or some super-slim Apple-esque keyboard? Assuming the former, I'll stick with my recommendation. If it's the latter, the 6gv2 wouldn't exactly fall in the "thin n' light" category.
ya the whole reason im looking for a new one is because of the apple keyboard i use in one of my classes lol. I really like the sleek look but i want it to be able to handle anti ghosting too for gaming.
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post #8 of 18
Honestly, just buy the Apple board then. You won't find one that satisfies you otherwise. My parents have a current gen iMac and every time I go over I tell them I'm taking the keyboard with me if they leave me alone with it. That little bluetooth keyboard is incredible, and even better with a number pad. I would just buy that for everyday use and keep your Razer for gaming. You won't find a "gaming" board that is similar to the Apple, because the two feature sets you're looking for are basically mutually exclusive.
Edited by Dyslexyc - 1/25/11 at 8:56am
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This http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...2&pid=pdkb400b

this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...2&pid=pdkb400w

this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...&pid=rf_se05c0

or this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...&pid=rf_se0500

If you want super small/portable, go with the HHKB. The layout is sick too. If you want a more traditional layout got with the RF.
    
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This http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...2&pid=pdkb400b

this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...2&pid=pdkb400w

this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...&pid=rf_se05c0

or this http://elitekeyboards.com/products.p...&pid=rf_se0500

If you want super small/portable, go with the HHKB. The layout is sick too. If you want a more traditional layout got with the RF.
Wow, those are expensive.

Maybe something like this?
http://www.deckkeyboards.com/product...products_id=30
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