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Poll Results: How fast can you type?

 
  • 9% (34)
    (0-40 wpm) - noob
  • 27% (96)
    (40-65 wpm) - intermediate
  • 31% (109)
    (65-90 wpm) - advanced
  • 31% (109)
    (90+ wpm) - flying fingers of death
348 Total Votes  
post #1 of 154
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since i don't really need to type all too much, my typing skills has really suffered. after reading how mech keyboards can help improve your typing skills, i've decided that i'll treat myself to my first mech keyboard if i can get up to 55 wpm.

when i first started touch typing again, i was averaging between 25-35 wpm...but after a couple weeks i'm currently at 45 wmp (avg after 50 races). hopefully in a month or so, i'll be gettin my fist mech.

http://play.typeracer.com/
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Sean Wrona (arenasnow) 220 wpm! Holy! I'm only at 30wpm,
     
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Im at 16 wpm with only 47% accuracy
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woo! 95 wpm and 94.7% accuracy. Although that was a short passage.
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109 wpm.
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post #6 of 154
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Quote:
Originally Posted by alwang17 View Post
woo! 95 wpm and 94.7% accuracy. Although that was a short passage.
yeah make sure you make a couple passes at it ...but 95 is pretty damn good.
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post #7 of 154
Quote:
Originally Posted by kdo99 View Post
yeah make sure you make a couple passes at it ...but 95 is pretty damn good.
Haha it might've been a fluke. but ill give it a few more tries.
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post #8 of 154
Meh, 79wpm there with 92.4% accuracy, I could have gone faster but twice I typed 5 words and it made me go all the way back to correct the fact that the first word wasn't capitalized. I am usually at around 100wpm with ~90% accuracy, I figure that's what Microsoft office is for.
post #9 of 154
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damn, didn't know there was this many good typist on ocn...i would have created another poll option for over 120 wpm. btw guys, are you all on mechs? i'm using a crappy compaq keyboard always get stuck.
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post #10 of 154
Quote:
Originally Posted by kdo99 View Post
damn, didn't know there was this many good typist on ocn...i would have created another poll option for over 120 wpm. btw guys, are you all on mechs? i'm using a crappy compaq keyboard always get stuck.
I'm currently on one, but I don' t think it makes me type any faster tbh.
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