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Now I'm looking for a Keyboard for my new rig.
Mostly I use keyboard for Gaming, Web Browsing, Microsoft Office, Notepad.
My budget is around Razer Black Windows price range.
Need to be comfort cuz I use about 8hr. a day in summer

Thanks
Edited by test3366 - 4/5/11 at 6:46pm
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blackwidow ult

mechanical keyboard that looks cool that you can see in the dark
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Originally Posted by tralala View Post
blackwidow ult

mechanical keyboard that looks cool that you can see in the dark
over budget
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post #4 of 10
The standard BlackWidow isn't a bad board for the price. If that's the limit to your budget, go for it and enjoy it until your curiosity of what other switches are like get you into buying more and more keyboards
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post #5 of 10
I am looking at the black widow keyboard is it reall worth it compared to other keyboards around the same price point. Also how comfortable is it? how is the padding and such? I also hate keyboards that are like laptop keys. Also another question seems they like to mention mechanical keyboard what does this exactly mean?
Edited by ntherblast - 4/8/11 at 2:48pm
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It is absolutely amazing to type on. It's my first mechanical keyboard and I will never go back. It does make a lot of noise though, just to warn you. My friends can easily hear me through my mic when I'm playing with them.
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post #7 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by ntherblast View Post
Also another question seems they like to mention mechanical keyboard what does this exactly mean?
You may want to check out this thread regarding mechanical keyboard.
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post #8 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by reaper~ View Post
You may want to check out this thread regarding mechanical keyboard.
Hmm thanks are there anything issues with the keyboard I was reading a thread and some users posted that their shift and spacebar broke? is this a rare occurence?
post #9 of 10
I haven't had any trouble with my Blackwidow Ult. I would assume that the people who have had problems would be more vocal than those who are happily enjoying theirs.
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post #10 of 10
Quote:
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Hmm thanks are there anything issues with the keyboard I was reading a thread and some users posted that their shift and spacebar broke? is this a rare occurence?
You're welcome and which thread was this? Give us a link so we can take a look to see which keyboard are we talking about. I'd say it's pretty rare unless the design is defective or something.
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