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** rjkoneill's Keyboard Guide **

Discussion in 'Gaming Peripherals' started by rjk, Jun 28, 2013.

  1. Ryan-3

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Sep 14, 2009

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    Location: Northumberland

    If you're after a nice typing experience and aren't prepared for the loud, clicky nature of the blues, go for Browns. :)
     
  2. claypigeon101

    Hitman

    Joined: Apr 27, 2009

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    this is a long shot but does anybody know where to get the white version of the Coolermaster Quickfire Rapid TK in cherry browns?

    OCUK would obviously be my immediate first choice if they stocked it (hint)
     
  3. Sircles

    SteelSeries REP

    Joined: Mar 25, 2014

    Posts: 185

    Hi, Unfortunately the QuickFire TK white is EOL now. However, as the shell is removable, it is modable, and I have seen a number of painted ones in the past.

    http://cdn.overclock.net/8/88/900x900px-LL-88e80a03_DSC_0839.jpeg

    Saying that, modding would void your warranty.
     
  4. claypigeon101

    Hitman

    Joined: Apr 27, 2009

    Posts: 594

    Thanks Sircles. I'm looking at getting hold of it from abroad (reluctantly).

    I think the white casing is so worth having. What do you think?
     
  5. Admiral Huddy

    Don

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  6. steveliddle

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    Location: England

    thanks for the info, had a steelseries m800 apex, but the numpad would not work, nor would the replacement :( so going back to some vendor online for a new model

    looking at brown switches, using a mad catz kb and a rat te mouse as the latter is smooth and light

    currently looking at these:-

    QPAD MK85 Pro Gaming Cherry MX Brown Switch Keyboard
    Razer Pro Gaming Blackwidow Ultimate Stealth
    Corsair Gaming CG K70
    Corsair STRAFE Mechanical Gaming Keyboard – Cherry MX Brown

    had discounted the qpad until I read the review here :)

    will probably decide tonight or friday :)
     
  7. los

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Jun 26, 2011

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    Location: Great Yarmouth

    Are Razer green switches the same as the blue in your review I take it? As I see Razer are mentioned under the blue switches.
     
  8. Stiffy B

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    Never thought it would capture my attention this much, thanks for efforts, good read!
     
  9. Abdiel

    Associate

    Joined: Aug 3, 2013

    Posts: 5

    Thank you useful guide. may want to update pictures
     
  10. Gabbatek

    Wise Guy

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    Location: Norwich

    can this be updated with mx silent