Forum discussion tagged with mechanical.
  1. stickas

    Question Need a keyboard suggestion

    Hello folks. My old cm storm trigger lasted a long time but it seems like it's dying day by day. I am looking for something to replace it that has to be as silent as possible (thinking silent black/red or if there is something similar to these) and be a 100% (need the numpad). I was looking at...
  2. T

    Question Do you recommend a par keyboard + keycaps?

    Hi! I'm looking for building a custom mechanical keyboarb with iso keycaps (spanish layout), I'm thinking about a razer as a base but I have no idea where I can find good keycaps that fit. Do you recommend me somewhere? Is it a good base or maybe another keyboard. It's for Christmas so I need...
  3. L

    WTS - Logitech POP Wireless Mechanical Keyboard and Wireless Mouse (Blast) - $90

    Logitech POP Wireless Mechanical Keyboard and Wireless mouse both for $90. Blast theme (yellow/black) Comes with logi bolt USB receiver. Only a month old, works beautifully and flawlessly. Due to preference I went back to a full sized membrane and mouse. Payment accepted through venmo or...
  4. ThatOneTechyDude

    Question Decent Full Sized *Wireless* keyboard?

    Hey folks, I've been looking around as best I can, probably not too well but I've tried, and I can't find any decent full sized mechanical keyboards that are wireless. They're all 75% or TKL. I want a full sized, wireless, cherry MX brown or equivalent keyboard. Has anyone got any suggestions...
  5. ukLz

    [SOLVED] Can't decide between mechanical keyboard choices, need help

    Hi everyone. I have been recently thinking about finally buying my first mechanical keyboard and after a few weeks of thorough research on local market, I still can't make the right decision so I came here to seek for a slight assistance. I think it is important to note at the very beginning...
  6. Ctwodub

    [SOLVED] Switching from a full-size keyboard, is Keychron K2 good build-quality ?

    I am currently using the Logitech G513 RGB full size keyboard, and am looking to get into a smaller form factor budget-friendly keyboard. I have my eyes on the v2 of the Keychron K2. For anyone who has experience with the K2, will I see a significant quality drop? I like the build quality of the...
  7. J

    Question Best Budget Keyboard

    So hey guys! I just want some opinions or suggestions for a good budget keyboard. Im looking to replace my 6 year old cooler master keyboard. Right now I'm choosing between Anne pro 2, Machenike k7, and keychron k2 or k4. I'm from the Philippines. Any more suggestions?
  8. S

    Question Best tactile switch tester for custom keyboard?

    I'm looking for a tactile switch tester, but all the ones I find are either really expensive or dont have enough tactile switches to test. Do you have any reccomendations for a tester. I found one on kbdfans, but the shipping was 15 dollars and brought the total to 30. I would prefer it under 20...
  9. amalts01

    [SOLVED] Best mechanical keyboard under 3000 INR ?

    Can someone suggest me a good mechanical keyboard under 3000 INR ?
  10. F

    [SOLVED] Looking for a 10 keyless silent mechanical keyboard, any suggestions?

    So yeah gotta be 10 keyless since I cant deal with longgg keyboards. Mechanical is a must. I have an old Razer Blackwidow Ultimate at the moment but its super loud. So yeah suggestions would be appreciated.
  11. kinggaming60

    [SOLVED] New Keyboard choices.

    Hope you're all doing well during these very difficult times and staying safe with your families. So I've had my Corsair K70 RGB Rapidfire for about 3 years now and I absolutely love the keyboard, I love all the features it has, I don't feel I can make a fair assesment on the switches because...
  12. C

    [SOLVED] Picking a Keyboard

    I don’t know much about mechanical switches in gaming keyboards. I am looking for a new one right now. I currently have the steel series red switches. I want something easy to press like the steel series red, but I also want something to let me know when I click. I don’t like super loud...
  13. D

    [SOLVED] Redragon Kumara K552 keycaps

    I want to buy Redragon Kumara K552 keyboard, but I don't want it to have ABS keycaps or at least not one that feel sandy on surface, so if anyone can help me if there is a version that doesn't have sandy surface on keycaps.
  14. sylex1

    [SOLVED] Razer Huntsman Elite or SteelSeries Apex Pro

    Hi there! So I'm currently using a HyperX Alloy Elite RGB, but I dont really like the keyboard and I want a new. I did some research and now I have to choose between the two what mentioned in the title. I really like good wrist pads and my main probelm with the HyperX that it's pad. But I want a...
  15. GGhosti

    [SOLVED] SteelSeries Arctis 5 | How to fix speaker/headphone/thing that won't rotate easily?

    I don't know what to call it, but it's the entire headphone (cup?) that covers the ear, the part where it's rotatable and stuff doesn't do it as easily now. (I sat on it for a split second, and I'm not a heavy person, after that it's hard to turn that side.) Worried it's not fixable, or it'll...
  16. L

    [SOLVED] Loudest Gaming Keyboard on a Budget

    Hey all, I'm looking for the loudest keyboard possible as I LOVE the sound, but i still would like to use it as a gaming keyboard so need it to be good for that. Don't know much about keyboards but I'm not looking to spend too much as I am on a budget. Please don't ask me my budget as i really...
  17. Eximo

    Question Keyboard recommendation

    Broke my space bar, don't really feel like fixing it (A very old Logitech G510, was a gift). Time to move on. Looking for mechanical keyboard suggestions, would be my first. Full keyboard, ie no ten-key-less designs. Would like to try mechanical, but I would also like it to be on the silent...
  18. MadsModsat

    [SOLVED] New Mechanical Keyboard similar to my current one

    Hello everyone. First off, I am aware there are quite a few threads on this topic, but I haven't really arrived at a conclusion so far. I currently own a Roccat Ryos MK Pro (Cherry MX Brown switches). In spite of having a lot of features I'm not too impressed by, I'm actually extremely happy...
  19. G

    [SOLVED] Cheap mechanical kb on AliExpress

    Im looking to replace my old non brand keyboard with new rgb mech kb. I want to buy cheap one on AliExpress, my budget is around 40euro. Could you recommend me which is best one to go with? I would like red switches as they arent that loud. I'll use keyboard only for LoL. Is there any that...
  20. K

    [SOLVED] blue or brown switch

    Hi my birthday is coming up and I have a 42 dollar budget for a mechanical gaming keyboard so far I found these ...
  21. K

    Question Mechanical Keyboard recommendation? Mk750,K70, Strafe,k68

    So i am finally moving from a [redacted] membrane keyboard onto a full mechanical keyboard and i am wondering what to buy. As it stands i can get any of these keyboards for exactly 88 dollars. Cooler Master MasterKeys MK750 (red) Corsair Gaming Strafe RGB MK.2 Cherry MX Red Corsair Gaming K68...
  22. LordVile

    [SOLVED] Mechanical keyboard help

    Looking to buy a mechanical keyboard next week. Currently looking at the Coolermaster SK630 TKL version. however wondering if anyone has any other suggestions. I do prefer linear switches not married to any brand or even linear switches but I would like a TKL layout. Been looking for a while but...
  23. K

    Question Looking for mechanical keyboard

    Hi! I'm looking to buy a new keyboard to replace my Asus Strix Tactic Pro and hoping for some recommendations. Requirements: Mechanical keyboard Wired Including number pad ISO layout RGB Lighting Suitable for both work(programming) and gaming Silent, but usability is more important than...
  24. F

    Question keyboard not working

    I have a problem , my keyboard is working in my pc perfectly fine . when i plug it in to any other pc it wont even power on . iv had it plugged into 4 different computers and it only works in my pc . I have done all drivers and tried all usb ports (the usual cause of problem) it just looks like...
  25. D

    Question Which mechanical keyboard

    Hello everyone, I was thinking about buying a new mechanical keyboard, I want it to be a RED switch, and i want quality. It doesn't have to be anything fancy, i was thinking about the Corsair K 68. Is there anything better at the moment, or anything else you would recommend at that price?
  26. L

    Question Budget wireless Keyboard recommendations

    Hello , so i was searching for wireless keyboards and those mechanical are so attractive and i don't really wanna spend money on something that is not that necessary . I basically found this guy : Royal Kludge rk61 and it's mechanical and wireless and has a good price 40-50 euros . Or i can...
  27. K

    Question Best mechanical keyboard

    Hi! I am currently using an Asus Strix Tatic Pro keyboard, but I think it's time to replace it. What do I want? I want a keyboard with these features: ISO layout mechanical backlight num pad I will use the keyboard for Game, Programming and Daily tasks(internet, word, etc..). I would like...
  28. lordvanko

    [SOLVED] Custom switches on a not cherry keyboard

    Does anyone know if im gonna be able to put custom keycaps on a GENESIS THOR 300 TKL? They look like cherry switches but they arent for sure
  29. S

    Discussion I want a keyboard that sounds like the Ornata Chroma, but don't want a membrane keyboard again.

    So for a while, I've been playing and typing with a Rosewill Apollo with a red backlight and clicky tactile switches. So I ran across an ASMR video where the ASMRtist was typing on a few different keyboards, and the Razer Ornata Chroma was one of them. I fell in love with the sound, but I'm...
  30. U

    Question Ducky one 2 mini sleep issues

    For some reason when sleeping my PC the mini doesn't turn off its lighting & when I go to wake up my PC, the keyboard won't register when in sleep mode and I have to push the power button in order to wake it up. Is there a fox for this or am I out of luck? Thanks!
  31. K

    Question Monitor Won't Turn On

    I have an Acer H236HL monitor that I'm trying to use while I save up for a better one. When I plug it in and press the power button, however, nothing happens. I know the cord is getting power, as the light on the box is on. But the monitor isn't doing anything. I checked Acer's website, and...
  32. C

    [SOLVED] Nvidia control panel won't open after last driver update.

    After I updated to latest drivers (419.17) the control panel won't open at all no matter what I do. I have to uninstall the driver and reinstall it but each time I try to uninstall it comes up with the message "System restart is required please restart your system to continue" I've never had...
  33. L

    Computer suddently turns off as if losing power

    I've been having issues with my PC for the past few days. Its turning off randomly, with no error message, no BSOD, no nothing. Its like the power was shut off and it just turns off immediatly, the only clue i have is a "Kernel power" error in the event log. It happens randomly after turning it...
  34. L

    Is my PC still good for gaming?

    I recently built a computer using used parts, I found great deals on like new or brand new items on eBay. I love the computer so for but mainly build it for gaming. I have had this nagging feeling that it isn't that good anymore in 2018 and would like others opinions, the specs go as follows...
  35. M

    Buying a suitable server for use as a NAS

    I'm looking for a 2nd hand server to be used as a NAS for backups and for a media server. I've just bought an HP Proliant G6 DL380 and would be quite happy to buy something else from HP if it can suit my needs. The requirements are: Preferably 3.5" Caddies. Drives must have SATA interface. Not...
  36. C

    Advice When Building First PC

    Hello all, so yesterday I started building my first pc. Everything was going pretty smooth and ended getting to the end of my build where I was about to put my gpu in when I noticed that my pump lines from my Corsair H100i v2 were in the way of me being able to put my gpu in its slot. I had to...
  37. J

    Be quiet pure rock

    Hello guys, I have one question, is the be quiet pure rock slim compatible with motherboard GIGABYTE GA-78LMT-USB3?
  38. R

    All my games keep crashing for no reason please help!

    So i built my own computer i have a Ryzen 5 1500, MSI Carbon Motherboard, 750BQ PS, MSI 660, 2 4GB ram sticks and 1T of storage my issue is that everytime i try and play a game it crashes in like the first 5 minutes of the game now i know its not my graphics card its not temps its not my drivers...
  39. S

    About building my pc

    Hi can i get amd Fx 8350 on 450 watt psu chieftec with gtx geforce msi 4gb 1050 ti gaming x,it will be ok???
  40. G

    PSU Blowout mess

    So one day my motherboard dies. I replace it and about a week or two later my thermal take PSU blew out. I figured it could be a coincidence so I replace it. Got a Corsair 650 watt. Not two weeks later it blows out. I'm not sure what could be the problem here. It's damn near a brand new power...