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post #1 of 27
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So I want to buy a new gaming keyboard and i really don't know which to get all seem to be good but really which is better?
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Black Widow is fantastic from what I hear, I do hear some mixed reviews on it tho..
If I could afford it, I would probably have one.

The x4 has been said to be one of the best rubber dome boards out there.
I have it and have 0 complaints, It really is a great board, replaced a Lycosa, Haven't looked back.
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how is the buttons on the X4?
good?, because i had some keyboards that the buttons became really like dunno when you moving them they turn around like then are going to get out XD
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The blackwidow is the only one worth the money


If you are thinking of lyucosa or sidewinder, just get a 10 dollar dell keyboard. No difference in feel.


The blackwidow is orgasmic. Get it.
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Does 1000hz on a keyboard make a difference in response?
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The only problem I had with the G110 is that the LED backlights are very dim, no matter what color I change it to.
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post #7 of 27
No but the blackwidow feels 10x better than the other alternatives

The others are just big fancy EXPENSIVE TOYS. The blackwidow is the only one that is worth it.
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Originally Posted by ArchDevil View Post
how is the buttons on the X4?
good?, because i had some keyboards that the buttons became really like dunno when you moving them they turn around like then are going to get out XD
Same as my x6.

Feel great to type on, but a take a while to get used it.

Problem is that they're low profile keys which means they might not have the same feeling as a normal keyboard.


Go with what De-Zant said. If you're paying that much then might as well go with the best.
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Black Widow is fantastic from what I hear, I do hear some mixed reviews on it tho..
If I could afford it, I would probably have one.

The x4 has been said to be one of the best rubber dome boards out there.
I have it and have 0 complaints, It really is a great board, replaced a Lycosa, Haven't looked back.
how so? i have one and don't really like it. the macro buttons are too far apart to be used properly by my pinky when on the WASD cluster and i don't see what other gaming features it has that i could make use of. probably my noobishness though

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how is the buttons on the X4?
good?, because i had some keyboards that the buttons became really like dunno when you moving them they turn around like then are going to get out XD
what do you mean how are they? i could be more descriptive but i don't know what you're asking.
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I vote for the Blackwidow too, that will be my next upgrade as well.
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