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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 #21 of 32
For a sec I thought you were face palming this poll.

That's how I normally react to these polls since inevitably the OP never follows it.
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post #22 of 32
Blackwidow? Are you kidding me? Razer's build quality is horrid, not to mention their warranty. Don't let their flashy lights and gimmicks trick you. Just go for the Ducky.
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post #23 of 32
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Originally Posted by turtleslikejohn View Post
Blackwidow? Are you kidding me? Razer's build quality is horrid, not to mention their warranty. Don't let their flashy lights and gimmicks trick you. Just go for the Ducky.
+1, Razer gets a lot of hate on OCN, but some of it is certainly justified.


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what about the Das Keyboard Model S Ultimate is it as good as people r saying?
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post #25 of 32
I'm actually thinking of buying OCN's keyboard.
I'm currently using a Razer Lycosa and I must admit that the build quality is a JOKE, I can't wait to get rid of it.
If you like high build quality stay the hell away from Razer.

For me it's between G110 or OCN's duck, as I have no desire for the G19 nor X4.
The Das Keyboard series has a very good reputation for their performance and reliability, if I could bring myself to shell out that much money for a keyboard I'd buy it in a heartbeat.
It's just a matter of how much you're willing to spend and your preferences.
Edited by Pendulum - 2/28/11 at 9:26pm
post #26 of 32
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Pendulum View Post
I'm actually thinking of buying OCN's keyboard.
I'm currently using a Razer Lycosa and it's the cheapest pile of crap I've ever used.
The build quality is a JOKE, I can't wait to get rid of it.
If you like high build quality stay the hell away from Razer.

For me it's between G110 or OCN's duck, as I have no desire for the G19 nor X4.
It's just a matter of how much you're willing to spend and your preferences.
i got the lycosa mirror i hate it the media keys suck a**
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post #27 of 32
Try U9BL-s
Too many people using black widow
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post #28 of 32
I agree with you, the media keys are a gimmick.
The keyboard is nice for FPS but I find it horrible for MMOs and typing in general.
I dread typing on this thing. It seems to be a love it or hate it product as my neighbor loves this thing to death as to where me and many others want to impale the person who created it.

The U9BL-s looks impressive, I haven't seen/heard much about it, though. I'll check into it later.
post #29 of 32
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I agree with you, the media keys are a gimmick.
The keyboard is nice for FPS but I find it horrible for MMOs and typing in general.
I dread typing on this thing. It seems to be a love it or hate it product as my neighbor loves this thing to death as to where me and many others want to impale the person who created it.

The U9BL-s looks impressive, I haven't seen/heard much about it, though. I'll check into it later.
It's like the U9BL, but better in every way. My U9BL review should be near the top of the google results for "u9bl", on HardwareAware.com.
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I agree with you, the media keys are a gimmick.
The keyboard is nice for FPS but I find it horrible for MMOs and typing in general.
I dread typing on this thing. It seems to be a love it or hate it product as my neighbor loves this thing to death as to where me and many others want to impale the person who created it.

The U9BL-s looks impressive, I haven't seen/heard much about it, though. I'll check into it later.
i got the lycosa and when i put a 1gb use into the usb on it i got a blue screen....
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