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Mech. keyboard opinion please

#1ronaldjenkeesPosted 8/5/2013 7:29:55 PM
I cant decide which one of these to get
cherry brown with a number pad but doesn't have the cool click sound which I want.
cherry blue but does not have a number pad but sounds really cool when i'm typing which I absolutely love.

I tried both at Altex and I was leaning towards the rapid but it does not have a number pad. My question is, how important is that number pad and what keyboard would you chose personally?
#2Fade2black001Posted 8/5/2013 7:32:56 PM
I never seen anyone on this board recommend that brand.

People have praised these brands...

Ducky Shine

Anyways. I cant help you out but I never knew theat they made keyboards.
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#3TiamatKillerPosted 8/5/2013 7:34:56 PM
Might want to check out either a Ducky Shine keyboard, or check out the Corsair K70 keyboard (this one is currently available with Cherry Red switches, but Brown and Blue switches are coming).
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#4revolverPosted 8/5/2013 7:36:23 PM
The CM storm is supposed to be great for the money actually. At $109 for the full one though, you might as well pony up the extra cash for a Ducky or a Leopold.
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#5mccue166Posted 8/5/2013 7:42:49 PM
I have a Quickfire Pro. It's a really good keyboard, but I wouldn't pay more than $100 for it. It goes on sale quite a bit.