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Das Model S vs. BlackWidow Ultimate vs. 7G

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Saw a couple reviews on all three. They're all about in my budget. Quite honestly, I've never heard of Das Model S until today but they're already at the top of my list.

When a company can create a $130 keyboard without trying to appeal to "gamers", I feel like it might be a more realistic choice, though I could be wrong.

Anyone other than fanboys have any insight into any of these keyboards, or one that could be better?
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I hear this das keyboards are awesome.
    
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7G comes with black switches, Das Model S comes with either blues or browns, and Blackwidow Ultimate comes with blues and quite a few additional features.

Look those switch types in the guide:
http://www.overclock.net/keyboards/4...ard-guide.html

Also note that the Blackwidow has 2kro, Das has NKRO and I believe the 7G has NKRO too. Look that up in the guide too.

edit: Das and 7G have NKRO over PS/2 but only 6kro over USB.
Edited by thiru - 1/25/11 at 2:02pm
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I would suggest you try to figure out what switch type would suite your wants/needs first, before decideing on what brands/models you may be intrested in. Good luck with your hunt, it can be pretty involved if you allow yourself to become indulged.
    
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The 7G is supposed to be discontinued, but you can get the 6Gv2 for $80 + shipping at Steelseries store after a discount code. You have to figure what you actually do more often. For me, I go for Browns because I type and game equally.
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I love my Das

perfect for typing and for gaming.
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