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post #11 of 23
Just pick up a used Model M. I like my unicomp spacesaver which is pretty much the same thing better than the blackwidow of Steelseries G6v2.
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Originally Posted by SinX7 View Post
Is the BlackWidow good?
I personally think it is excellent. The majority of reviews agree with me, just take a look at some. But everybody has its tastes. If you come from a standard keyboard, the BW is a huge upgrade. But if you're an expert, mechanical keyboard veteran, maybe there are some better options out there, of course. Anyway, you won't go wrong with the BW. It is good enough for its price.
Edited by Yor_ - 2/15/11 at 6:58pm
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post #13 of 23
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Ahh, I'm trying to upgrade from G15 to something better to type on. Mainly general use and a bit of gaming lol.
post #14 of 23
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Ahh, I'm trying to upgrade from G15 to something better to type on. Mainly general use and a bit of gaming lol.
I have a G15 as well but I can't warrant myself that that much money is worth a ... well I don't quite know what I'd be getting with a keyboard upgrade to be honest. I thought my G15 was pretty good.
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post #15 of 23
Given the amount of Blackwidows that seem to be dying, I'd invest in a more durable keyboard.
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post #16 of 23
Find an nmb rt101, space invader key switches are like sex to my fingers.
post #17 of 23
Here is a review on the razor blackwidow. I'm personally looking at getting a Steel Series mech keyboard in the future to match my 9HD and Xai.
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post #18 of 23
The PLU ML-87 and Noppoo Choc Mini are both $50-$60.
    
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post #19 of 23
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Actually Unicomp has raised the price to $79.99.
Thanks for pointing them out. $80 is still a very good price for the tank of a keyboard they make.
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post #20 of 23
When I first got my G15 it wasn't exactly a cheap piece of kit. Take the extra time and money and get something like a filco or das or something (das silent is my upgrade from the G15, if only xarmor would take my money for the U9BL-S
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