Cherry MX Switches now sold individually

Good news for everyone who wants to build his very own mechanical keyboard: The switches from German manufacturer Cherry are now also sold individually and within so called developer kits. Construct your own Mechanical Keyboard The individually sold switches are especially appealing for experimenting and trying out. There now is a cheap way to test …

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CM Storm QuickFire Rapid

The CM Storm QuickFire Rapid is a mechanical keyboard from Cooler Master. The keyboard is very popular in the United States. People like its build quality, the good gaming performance and that fact, that you get good value for your money. The CM Storm QuickFire Rapid has a tenkeyless design, which means, it has no numpad and is …

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Cherry MX-Board 3.0

The MX-Board 3.0 is a cheap mechanical keyboard from the German manufacturer Cherry. The keyboard doesn’t necessarily have a particular target group. Depending on the chosen switch type, it might be an interesting keyboard for gamers as well as for typists. Cherry calls the MX-Board 3.0 a “professional keyboard for fast and precise input”. Cherry MX-Board 3.0 …

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Switch Types

After finally deciding to go for a mechanical keyboard, another question usually comes up very soon: Which switch type do you want to use? The switches are probably one of the most important parts of the keyboard. Two keyboards from the same model, but with different switch types, can feel quite differently. So, which switches …

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