Top-rated Haimu clicky switches
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Your guide to Haimu switches
What are Haimu switches?
Haimu is a switch manufacturer mainly known for its partnerships with other switch designers (i.e. they don't release many switches under their own name). In particular, they are known for their silent switches since they do not opt to use the rubber dampening method prevalent in most other silent switches. Instead, they opt for cut-outs, which remove the rubbery bottom-out feel that comes with most silent switches.
Your guide to clicky switches
What is a clicky switch?
Clicky switches are a type of switch that offer users a tactile bump when pressing down and have a signature loud “clicky-clack” sound profile.
What are clicky switches good for?
Clicky switches are great for their tactile feedback in their keystrokes and their signature pronounced crunchy sound signature. Clicky switches are best for personal environments such as for your gaming setup or home-office due to its sound profile.
Are clicky switches better?
Ultimately, the best switch for you comes down to personal preference. But if you are looking for a tactile typing experience with a loud and crunchy sound profile, then clicky switches are for you.
Do clicky switches feel weird?
Clicky switches should not feel weird: they have a tactile bump. However, if you prefer a smoother typing experience, consider linear switches.
Can you type fast with clicky switches?
You can type fast with clicky switches as with any other switch varieties. Once you get accustomed to a switch style, you can type fast on it.
Are all clicky switches good for gaming?
Clicky switches are great for gaming. Gamers love clicky switches for their sound profile and tactile feedback.
Why do gamers use clicky switches?
Gamers use clicky switches for strong tactile and audio feedback when they type.
Are clicky switches mechanical?
Clicky switches are one variety of mechanical switches known for their tactility and “clicky-clack” sound profile. Contrast this to linear mechanical switches, which feel smooth and are comparatively quiet.
What is the most clicky switch?
The most clicky switches are those with a click bar such as the Kailh Box Whites.