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I dont mean to thread jack, but what exactly is the difference between a normal keyboard and a mechanical one?
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post #12 of 13
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Originally Posted by Rommel View Post
I dont mean to thread jack, but what exactly is the difference between a normal keyboard and a mechanical one?
That's a loaded question.

At the end of the day, a good mechanical keyboard has a significantly superior typing/gaming feel than normal keyboards. Unlike rubber dome keyboards, good mechanical keyboards actually make you want to type!

Plus, they usually last much longer.
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post #13 of 13
Should have bought a Topre board, like a uTron.

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