Blue and brown I believe weigh similar. Buy Gateron Optical Black Switch DIY Replaceable Switches for Mechanical Gaming Keyboard (10 PCS) (Black): Video Games - Amazon.com FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases The K3 comes with two versions -- Mechanical or Optical switches, making it suitable for home, office, or light gaming. This time, though, we'll be focusing a bit more on the Gateron SMD-LED compatible mechanical switches. $47.99. Green Gateron Switches . If you use the tactile or clicky versions of the Gateron optical switches, those have a leaf which is there only to produce the tactile or click mechanism, so you lose the extra smoothness and they just feel like any other Gateron switch. Keyboard lovers Clicking and Clacking in a content rich, friendly place. Gateron optical switches up that number to 100 million actuations. Overall, this keyboard destroys any other on this website for the price and I recommend it to anyone trying to find a good quality 60% optical mechanical hot swappable keyboard with RGB backlights for a cheap price. Gateron switches are quite popular amongst keyboard enthusiasts. Tester, includes Gateron Mechanical (Red, Blue, Brown, Yellow, Black, White), LK Optical (Red, Blue, Brown) and Gateron Low Profile Mechanical (Red, Blue, Brown) switch as shown on photo. 70* Gateron blue optical switches aangeboden. There was a huge difference with the Razer Optical Purple. hey man, so optical red, yellow, black, and silver are all a smooth travel. Gateron Optical switches feel a little like linear mechanical switches (no tactile bump) but a bit smoother. Gateron Optical Switch Please pay attention: In this link, we only sell Gateron Optical Switches, not including other things, and optical switches only can be used at Custom-Made PCB, it can‘t support any MX switch supporting PCB. The typing feeling is like Gateron linears only a little bit smoother. The Gateron low profile comes in Mechanical Red, Blue, or Brown switch options. The typing feeling is like Gateron linears only a little bit smoother. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The goal of this subreddit is to provide daily links to interesting mechanical keyboard content. Is gateron's optical switches 's typing feeling like the normal ones? I’d say watch a video on lubing gateron optical switches. Even without lube. The Razer Optical switch is super fast, but not all optical switches are. The Asceny One Keyboard : https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07SP6PHJXGIVEAWAY - Twenty units of our new coiled cables : https://oudience.com/r/fsKej92dp Gateron Blue switches have a 55 gf actuation force. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Reason is because normal cherry style linear switch have some friction against the metal leaf which is pushing against the slider rail of the stem while this new switch actuates based on optical. Nothing interrupts it so from start to finish it's one smooth way down and back up. However, this is the lowest gateron optical yellow switches you can find on Amazon at the moment. smoothest cherry style linear switch. This switch has been endorsed by some streamers (fortnite). If you’re looking to purchase Gateron switches for your next build, you’re in the right place to figure out what’s the best for you. I've never felt any of these switches so how would I know? I'm thinking of getting a GK61 and Amazon has multiple options for what switches it comes with and all options are gateron opticals. Brown has a slight bump when pressing down. oh can you apply the keycaps, which are for the minila air(or other 60% keyboard) on that one? These are the loudest switches that we have available. 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