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Poll Results: Which should I buy??? (I live in UK)

Poll expired: Apr 6, 2011  
  • 60% (6)
    U9BL for £50 with Cherry Blues from UK
  • 40% (4)
    U9BL-S for £160 with Cherry Browns from USA
10 Total Votes  
post #11 of 15
Thread Starter 
Lol, yeah true. But still without having tried blues or browns I could feel the curiosity itch in my mind when siding with either. At least now il get to have them side by side and feel whichever one is best. Hell I may even keep them both. As for the double tap I play UT3 a fair bit so il see which one seems to work best for the sideways double tap jumping. Also although this should really be a minor consideration i'm picky about noise too. Even everything on my tower has been made to run really silent. For example:

PSU 16dB
CPU 12dB
GPU 9dB
CASE 14dB

So if the blues do turn out to be too clickerty clackerty then it may be another contributing factor to sticking with the browns. Really enjoying all this feedback from everyone though thanks. Keep it coming!
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post #12 of 15
Get the Bluesq
post #13 of 15
If you want quiet, the blues will disappoint heavily. They are not quiet...but about on par with the old Dell Quietkey keyboards, with a bit more treble, and solid click, instead of a heavy-handed sounding, deeper clack.
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post #14 of 15
the clicking of blues grew on me, I like my sense of hearing getting feedback too...
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post #15 of 15
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Ah lots of cool options. I just wondered about using the cheaper blue one for a modding project. I've seen some really cool RGB LED's on maplins/radioshack websites and might even see about doing a colour mod. Since the RGB LED's are just three LED's in one with a common ground it should be easy to just add them in and use existing circuitry. Then I could possibly add a few switches allowing me to choose red, blue, green, red-blue(magenta), red-green(yellow), green-blue(cyan) or red-green-blue(white). Plus the original dimmer circuit will allow me 8 levels of brightness too. Failing any of that I have a friend who says if I dont like either keyboard he will buy them off me for what I paid for them. So atm everything is looking super cool!
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