What is a Mechanical Keyboard? Focus on the switches
A mechanical keyboard is built with high quality, typically spring activated key switches. These key switches vary based on the keyboard’s application or user preference.Learn More
Mechanical Keyboard Guide Finding your first mechanical - made easy
Don't be overwhlemed looking for your first Mechanical Keyboard! We've put together a short and simple survey that will make finding your first mechanical keyboard a breeze.Keyboard Guide
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The Cherry MX-Compatible Switch Dilemma
For years keyboard enthusiasts have had much to debate over with regards to keyswitch feel between the big three: Topre, Alps, and Cherry switches. Preferences varied among even the most opinionated regarding these three. But something happened about two years ago. The Cherry-patented MX switch was up for reinvention by several companies: Kailh, Greetech, Gateron, and KBT only to name a few. Read more
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