Cooler Master intros $100 compact mechanical keyboard with numpad

Discussion in 'Peripherals' started by tweakboy, Nov 8, 2012.

  1. tweakboy

    tweakboy Diamond Member

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    • Although there are plenty of compact mechanical keyboards around, virtually all of them achieve their narrower width by hacking off the number pad -- a sacrifice that turns many folks away from such models. Solving that issue, Cooler Master has introduced a new design...
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  2. ripster55

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  3. zokudu

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    I kind of want to get one just for the odd factor.
     
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    Shame the keycaps are so ugly. They'd have to be replaced for this board to pass aesthetic muster, and then you'd have to memorize what the extra functions of the keys are.

    EDIT: Reading the reddit comments, it sounds like swapping the keycaps isn't even an option.
     
  5. Remobz

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    I will pass on this one for sure.
     
  6. zokudu

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    It's not impossible but its bottom row is really kind of funky. You could get the modifiers but that space bar is urgh.
     
  7. Throckmorton

    Throckmorton Lifer

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    Why not put the numpad on the left?