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G-Cube G3 Illuminated Mechanical Keyboard - Cherry MX Brown $54 @Newegg

sr71 26,030 35,426 September 23, 2016 at 04:11 PM in Computers (3) More Newegg Deals

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Last Edited by sr71 September 23, 2016 at 04:35 PM
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Does anyone have experience with this brand/keyboard?
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i seriously doubt that these keyboards use real cherry switches, unless proven otherwise, given thats its from a no name chinese company combined with the fact that the cost of switches alone is almost the entirety of the keyboard. the cheapest ive seen switches is $0.543 for 1000 in bulk. its safe to assume that companies buying that many switches would pay around $0.40~$0.50, and with 104 keys on each keyboard, that ends up somewhere around $40 just for switches. theres then also a pretty significant cost of the keycaps and pcb. together, those likely cost at least $10. I just don't see the company being able to turn over a profit at this price unless they used an alternate switch
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