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    Talking What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Out of these two keyboards which one would you suggest if neither are what you like suggest a alternative for around about the same price:
    Razer Arctosa Keyboard


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    Saitek PK17AV Cyborg


    Thanks to all who reply

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    The razers a nice looking keyboard. Can't look at the Saitek though it's making my eyes go funny.

    G11 is about that price and a good keyboard and well worth a look at aswell.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    yeah that saitek a is horrific looking thing. I kinda wanted the razer but it was way too expensive for what it is,

    I would have gone for the Eclipse III which is a nice blend between the eclipse II (which i have and love) and the cyborg.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Why not the G15? Slightly more expensive but a very nice keyboard.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    It is (i used to have one) but huuge - I'm using a MS Reclusa, which is quite nice.
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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    i love the lycosa'a tactility, in between a laptop and a normal keyboard's.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Has anyone got the Sidewinder X6? I'm really tempted by it. Quite like the fact that you can move the numpad to the other side which gives you a bunch of extra macro's to play with and makes the typical FPS position nicer (with your hands closer together)

    http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/ga...s.aspx?pid=102

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    I would also like to hear an x6 opinion - if I get one as a laptop keyboard then the num extension will probably be permanently disconnected, but after rerouting house keyboards, am quite enjoying relaxing watching the Cardiff v Arsenal FA cup game with a misc flat keyboard placed on a wide spread lap - ahhhh!
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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Quote Originally Posted by magneticman View Post
    i love the lycosa'a tactility, in between a laptop and a normal keyboard's.
    Good point. I have a Logitech Ultra X which is brilliant to type on (laptop style) and would want the same in a gaming keyboard but they all seem the be standard key depths/travel.
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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    I love the eclipse II, the III is tempting, i will hold off though, only had this eclipse II for a month!

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    The Saitek looks kinda ugly, the razer looks sharp (har har) Got a G15 myself (orange one that isn't huuuge ) It has nice key pressing action.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    I love the look of saitek keyboards, it is sorta futuristic, marmite stuff honestly, love or hate it.

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    I have the Saitek Eclipse II it is lovely .. but maybe thats because I'm a girlie and easily satisfied

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Technogeek View Post
    because I'm a girlie and easily satisfied
    too easy

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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    ...Arctosa

    Been looking at those myself, very sexy piece of kit.
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    Re: What Keyboard Should I Get?

    Personally, I like the look of the Saitek

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