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Poll Results: Which keyboard

Poll expired: Mar 4, 2011  
  • 29% (9)
    Razer Blackwidow Ultimate
  • 6% (2)
    Logitech G19
  • 6% (2)
    Logitech G110
  • 6% (2)
    Microsoft SideWinder X4
  • 51% (16)
    O.C.N Duck
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post #1 of 32
Thread Starter 
i wanna get a gaming keyboard but i dont know what to pick out of...

Razer Blackwidow Ultimate
http://store.razerzone.com/store/raz...oryId.35156900

Logitech G19
http://www.logitech.com/en-us/keyboa...d/devices/4956

Logitech G110
http://www.logitech.com/en-us/keyboa...d/devices/5902

Microsoft SideWinder X6
http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/ga...s.aspx?pid=102

what do you guys think would be the best out of them?

Thanks
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post #3 of 32

Black Widow Ultimate, but only for this price or better:



The sidewinder x6 is the worst of that bunch. You should be looking at the x4, it's the newer keyboard. Yeah, the name is a little counter-intuitive but that's what you get with Microsoft. The G110 is in the same class as the sidewinder x4, with the x4 edging it in the nkro department. The g19 would just be a horrible buy. All of these guys are rubber domes by the way.

That's why I say get the black widow. It's mechanical.
Edited by cuad - 2/27/11 at 4:35pm
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post #4 of 32
I've owned nothing but Microsoft and Logitech keyboards for the past 15 years from what it seems, and had made the switch to the Razer BlackWidow Ultimate...

Wish I would have switched to mechanical years ago.

So I vote for the BlackWidow Ultimate! Start a poll!
post #5 of 32
I just got a Black Widow Ultimate and coming from a G11.

I like the G11's media keys better. The secondary symbols on the keys aren't backlit on the black widow, so watch for that. the font on the keys takes awhile to get used to. It's taken me about a week to get used to typing on this mechanical keyboard. i'm making spelling errors all the time.

I almost returned it, but decided to give it another try. if i had the chance to do it all over again, i'd probably buy a Logitech instead.
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post #6 of 32
g19 is pretty awsome
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post #7 of 32
G19 is a toy. If you're spending $100 or more on a keyboard, spend it on a keyboard that will be better for the things keyboards are actually intended to do, ie. not just glow in pretty colors.
post #8 of 32
Replaced my Sidewinder x4 today with the black widow ultimate..
I used to LOL when I would read people say " I cant go back to rubber dome ".. No shiz, I cant go back to rubber dome.

My two cents..
post #9 of 32
Like my G15(not that you mentioned it) love my Blackwidow.But i went with the standard blackwidow
    
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post #10 of 32
Thread Starter 
seems like everyones saying the Blackwidow i might get it then i just hope its better then the Lycosa mirror
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