Question: What kind of switches do Cherry stream keyboards use?

Because – uniquely in its price category – the CHERRY STREAM uses scissor switches for the keys. This is a keyboard technology which is also used in high-end laptops, and produces a very special typing feel.

What type of switches are Cherry MX?

CHERRY MX Red and CHERRY MX Red RGB switches are linear-style switches; their travel path doesnt have the bump used to provide tactile feedback. These switches dont have to reset past that bump to register a repeat press, so gamers who need to rapidly double-tap or triple-tap keys will enjoy the edge in speed.

Are Blue switches faster than red?

Cherry MX Blue specially for typing, tactile and have sound plus back pressure. Cherry MX Red almost without sound, more smooth and faster. Suitable for gaming. But your fingger not accurate for typing.

Are Cherry MX Red scratchy?

Some brands of mechanical switches start off more scratchy than others. Its been mentioned many times over and over that Cherry MX switches, especially reds, have a notoriously bad scratch. This leads to a smoother feeling switch, especially when it comes to linear actuation.

What is the smoothest Cherry MX Switch?

Cherry MX Speed Silver Cherry MX Speed Silver [SpeedSwitch] The smoothest Cherry MX Switch there is. Like a Red but lighter and more responsive, springy enough to get that mechanical feedback that you know and love, light enough to type for hours.

Is Cherry MX silver good for gaming?

The Cherry MX Silver is no different. With all colors having their specific intent, it is only normal that the Silver is better suited for gaming. It is very close to being a middle option, much like Cherry Browns. This means you can put them to great use gaming or typing.

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