Kailh Speed Copper (Sound Test & Review)

When you hear “mechanical keyboards” and “gaming,” most people will recommend a linear switch. They’re smoother & faster–but what if you like the tactile bump of tactile switches? You’re in luck! Below is my review (and sound test) of the Kailh Speed Copper TACTILE switch. Overall Review: The Kailh Speed Coppers are light, responsive, and … Read more

Kailh Box vs Cherry: Which Switch Is Better? (Sound Test & Comparison)

Are you a mechanical keyboard nerd looking to update some switches–and wondering if you should go with the “tried and true” Cherry MX brand… …or perhaps a “Cherry clone” switch? (like Kailh box switches?) Here’s a breakdown of Kailh Box vs Cherry: As a keyboard nerd who has DOZENS of different Cherry MX and Kailh … Read more

Gateron vs Gateron Pro vs Cap (What’s the Difference?)

If you’re in the market for some Cherry MX “clones” for your mechanical keyboard, Gateron is easily one of the most widely-known brands! Gateron switches are affordable and well-made–but there are also a TON of different variations. 🤷‍♂️ Here’s the mechanical switch breakdown: Gateron vs Gateron Pro vs Gateron Cap: “Normal” Gateron Switches(KS-8 or KS-9) … Read more

Gateron Brown vs Kailh Speed Copper (Sound Test and Comparison)

Looking for a great tactile switch that doesn’t break the bank? Let’s dive in and compare the Gateron Brown vs Kailh Speed Copper mechanical switches: Both Gateron and Kailh switches are budget-friendly MX-style switches (called “Cherry MX clones”) Both switches are tactile (meaning there is a small tactile “bump” during actuation that helps your fingers … Read more

The Best Beginner Keyboard Switches: A Simple Guide

If you’re new to the world of mechanical keyboards, it’s easy to get overwhelmed! There are THOUSANDS of keywords, switches, and accessories out there. But have no fear! A nerdy keyboard veteran is here! Here are the best beginner keyboard switches: But what about Cherry MX Reds? Gateron Browns and Blues? There’s a TON of … Read more