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Are there any comparable alternatives at a better price?

Is it a worthwhile upgrade?
    
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imo its not worth it, unless its only for the looks. I had it and its pretty but simply not worth it compared to mechinical keyboards

if you cant afford a mechanical keyboard and want a keyboard in same style as the lycosa i would get the sidewinder x4 as it has full nkro
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It's the worst keyboard I've ever owned or tried.
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post #4 of 31
i have it, its nice in the beggining, then the keys become a bit hard to press ( its cleaned ), well maybe a logitech its a better option, otherwise go for their new mechanical keyboards. Overall a great keyboard IMO. i give it a 7/10
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dude dont get mirror
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post #6 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by clownfart View Post
It's the worst keyboard I've ever owned or tried.
this^


go for a mechanical! you wont regret it!
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post #7 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by frankth3frizz View Post
this^


go for a mechanical! you wont regret it!
I've been looking into some mechanical keyboards as well. Are any of the steel series keyboards good in this regard? I was looking at the shift and that looked pretty neat. Most of razer's mechanicals were really pricey. I don't mind a pricey keyboard if it's actually going to be worth it, so further suggestions would be really awesome!

+rep to all of you guys so far
    
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post #8 of 31
The lycosa isn't worth more than $25 imo.
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post #9 of 31
I ditched the Lycosa for a Steelseries 6Gv2 and don't regret it a single bit. The 6Gv2 is better in every respect. All you're missing on it is backlighting.
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post #10 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dirtyworks View Post
I ditched the Lycosa for a Steelseries 6Gv2 and don't regret it a single bit. The 6Gv2 is better in every respect. All you're missing on it is backlighting.
Frills don't interest me, performance does. backlighting is completely irrelevant in my case.

I'll search around more. Any more insight/suggestions are appreciated greatly
    
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