Skyloong/Geek SK61 Optical Mechanical Keyboard Review – Upgraded Geek GK61?

Today, we’re taking a look at the Skyloong Sk61 from banggood.com, it features a hot-swappable board with gateron optical switches and also comes with PBT Dye sublimated keycaps out of the box. Well, basically, this is an upgraded version of the standard GK61 60% keyboard.  MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Decent build quality with PBT Dye sublimated keycaps out of the box, Hotswappable Board, Powerful software Cons: Wired only SPECIFICATIONS Brand Geek/Skyloong Customized Model SK61 Keys Amount 61 Keys Color White, Pink Switch Gateron Switch (Blue Switch, Brown Switch, Red Switch) Connection USB…

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How to Build a Custom Keyboard – The EASIEST way! – Wooden GK61 + Mars Colony Keycaps

Today, I’ll share with you the easiest way to build your own custom mechanical keyboard tailored to your personal preference. This is good for both beginners and enthusiasts as it is super easy to achieve while having a ton of flexibility when it comes to further customization and improvements down the line. I’ll make it as simple as possible for beginners while providing enough details for our fellow enthusiasts out there.  Before we dive into it though, let’s take a minute and discuss why you would want to build your…

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Ultimate RGB Mechanical Keyboard! – Womier K66 Review

Today, we’re taking a look at something that pukes rainbows and unicorns when it comes to mechanical keyboards, were going to do an unboxing and review of the Womier K66 from banggood.com. A mechanical keyboard that is made of acrylic body and has RGB illumination that’s brighter than anything else on your desk. With that being said, let’s get into it. MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Unique design and layout, Super bright LED illumination, Vibrant colors, Decent Gateron switches, Detachable USB Type C Cons: Missing some nav cluster keys, Rattly spacebar and modifiers,…

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Maibenben DMK01 Review VS Royal Kludge RK61

Today, we’re back with another mechanical keyboard review as we take a look at the Maibenben DMK01 60% mechanical keyboard from Banggood.com, and we’re also going to compare it with the Royal Kludge RK61 as I have a good hunch that they are basically the same. With that being said, let’s get into it. MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Extremely affordable for a mechanical keyboard, Decent build quality, Clean design Cons: There is some delay on bluetooth mode, no software SPECIFICATIONS Brand Maibenben Model DMK01 Keys Amount 61 Keys Color Black, White Switch…

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Geek GK64 Aluminum Case Review + Teardown

8 months ago I reviewed the Geek GK64 60% Mechanical Keyboard and let’s just say that a lot of you liked that form factor and layout. However, that standard plastic version looks quite cheap as it is targeted towards the budget market and there’s nothing wrong with that. The good thing is that the GK64 is actually available with a much more premium looking aluminum case. Today, we’re going to do an unboxing and review of the aluminum case version of the Geek GK64 60% mechanical keyboard from banggood.com, this…

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NEW 35 Grams Kailh Box Red Switch Review – Extremely Lightweight!

Last year, I did a full review of some of the most popular Kailh switches in different categories such as the traditional cross stem design, the popular Box type and the low profile choc switches. I actually tore them all apart and saw how they are contsructed and I’d say, that was actually fun and interesting. Today, we have something new from Kailh as they continue to innovate, we’re taking a look at their latest box switch which is the extremely lightweight 35g Box red switch. It has all the…

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AKKO DragonBall Z Keyboard and Mouse – AKKO RG325 Review

A few months back I reviewed the AKKO 3108 DragonBall Z Goku Mechanical Keyboard and it is certainly a very interesting keyboard. AKKO 3108 actually has a lot of versions or themes not just the DragonBall Z. There’s the AKKO 3108 Tokyo World, 9009 Retro, Beijing World Tour, Ocean Star, Horizon Skyline and others. But what’s good about it is that you can actually get just the keycaps of some of these keyboards separately if you don’t need the keyboard. One good example is the set of keycaps that we…

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i-Rocks K65M Mechanical Keyboard Review – Cherry MX Brown Switch!

Today, we’re going to do an unboxing and review of the i-Rocks K65M Mechanical Keyboard, a reliable keyboard with good build quality, decent Doubleshot PBT Keycaps, and reliable Cherry MX Switches. If you’re looking for a stealthy looking full-sized keyboard that is good to go out of the box, then this is a pretty decent option, but before you decide to pick one, make sure to read the entire review to get all the details you need and have a very substantial informed decision. MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Decent build quality…

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Lazada 12.12 Grand Year-End Sale 2019 – Mechanical Keyboards Sale!

Tomorrow, Dec 12, 2019, LAZADA Philippines will be having its Grand Year-End Sale for this year and like with any Lazada sale and as I always say, I think this is the perfect timing for anyone to get their hands on a Mechanical Keyboard. I’ve listed below some of the Mechanical Keyboards that will go on sale especially the ones that I’ve already reviewed and broke it down into categories. You can also take advantage of the Vouchers and Partnership discounts that you can see at the end of this…

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Royal Kludge RK61 60% Mechanical Keyboard Review – Best Budget 60% Keyboard!

I know a lot of you are asking for this review for a few months now, so we’re finally doing it. We are going to do an unboxing and review of the Royal Kludge RK61. A keyboard that in my opinion, is one of the best and cheapest 60% Mechanical Keyboard out in the market. It has decent build quality, good layer implementation and performs decently in both wired and wireless mode. It is one of the better alternatives to the popular Anne Pro 2 and here’s why. MY EARLY…

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Magicforce Smart 68 Mini Mechanical Keyboard Review – Magicforce Smart 1 VS Smart 2

Today, we’re going to find out what’s better between the Magicforce Smart 1 wired-only and the Magicforce Smart 2 dual-mode version in terms of build quality, features, and overall performance. Is it worth the extra cost for the wireless version? let’s find out! MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Wired Version – Affordable, Decent build quality, DIP SwitchDual-Mode Version – Great build quality, Reliable Bluetooth connectivity, Dedicated LED indicators Cons:Wired Version – Old mini-USB interface, Rattly spacebarDual-Mode Version – No software SPECIFICATIONS Wired Version Brand Magicforce Model Smart 68 Color Purple & White…

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Lazada 11.11 Biggest One Day Sale 2019 – Mechanical Keyboards Sale!

On Nov 11, 2019, LAZADA Philippines will be having its Biggest One Day Sale for this year and like with any Lazada sale, I think this is the perfect timing for anyone to get their hands on a Mechanical Keyboard. I’ve listed below some of the Mechanical Keyboards that will go on sale especially the ones that I’ve already reviewed. You can also take advantage of the Vouchers and Partnership discounts that you can see at the end of this article. Note: Make sure to check this article from time…

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Tecware Phantom Elite 87 Keys Review – Hotswappable Keyboard!

Today, I’m finally giving you my full review of the Tecware Phantom Elite 87 keys Mechanical Keyboard, a keyboard that has a good build quality and a variety of switches available off the shelves. It has all the characteristics of the old phantom with a subtle but massive improvement to the board itself. With that said, let’s get into it. MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Good build quality, Kailh Universal Socket, Wide variety of switches available off the shelf Cons: Non-detachable cable, Basic software SPECIFICATIONS Switch puller / Keycap puller includedDoubleshot ABS keycaps…

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Sades Frost Staff Optical Mechanical Keyboard Review – LK Optical Switch

Today, we’re going to review the Sades Frost Staff Mechanical Keyboard, a mechanical keyboard that uses a very interesting LK Optical Switch that features a 0.2ms key response time, reduced travel distance of 3mm and 100 million clicks lifespan. With these set of characteristics, the Sades Frost Staff provides that fast and responsive keystrokes that gamers always look for that you won’t typically get from a standard mechanical keyboard out in the market. MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Fast and responsive LK optical blue switch, Unique frost staff design Cons: Flex on the…

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Ultimate Hacking Keyboard Unboxing and Overview

When László Monda, the founder of the Ultimate Gadget Laboratories reach out to me if I would be interested to review their Ultimate Hacking Keyboard, I did not hesitate. A product like this that was built from the ground up and very well thought out is something that always piques my interest. Much like the X-Bows Ergonomic keyboard that I previously reviewed as well, the Ultimate Hacking Keyboard was made mostly with productivity and efficiency in mind and ergonomics as the main selling point.  The Ultimate Hacking Keyboard features not…

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Moon Landing 1969 165 Key XDA Profile PBT Keycaps Review

Some of you guys are asking me to review keycaps as well so today we’re taking a look at the Moon landing 1969 165 keys keycap set from Banggood.com, these are PBT keycaps with dye sublimated characters in an XDA Profile. The Moon landing 1969 165 Keycap set has all the keys you need for any type of layout and it also features the XDA profile which has this nice uniform height and a large surface area for a more comfortable typing experience.  MY EARLY BREAKDOWN Pros: Complete set for any…

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Durgod Gemini K520 Nebula Mechanical Keyboard Review + Havit KC22 Keycaps

Today, we’re finally doing another keyboard review, I’ve missed it actually so It’s nice to get back to it. We’re going to do an unboxing and review of the Durgod Gemini K520 Nebula, a keyboard that I think is one of the best when it comes to RGB lighting implementation because of the cool edge lighting partnered with the highly customizable Durgod Zeus Engine. We’re also going to install the Havit KC22 PBT Pudding keycaps on this keyboard to build the ultimate RGB Mechanical Keyboard. With that said, let’s get…

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Lazada Big Discovery Sale 2019 – Mechanical Keyboards Sale!

Tomorrow, September 9, 2019, LAZADA Philippines will be having a Big Discovery Sale and like with any Lazada sale, I think this is the perfect timing for anyone to get their hands on a Mechanical Keyboard. I’ve listed below some of the Mechanical Keyboards that will go on sale especially the ones that I’ve already reviewed.  Anne Pro 2 60% Wireless Mechanical Keyboard Anne Pro 2 Black Case/Gateron Brown – From 4109 to 3769 PesosAnne Pro 2 (Black Case/Gateron Red) – From 4199 to 3700 PesosAnne Pro 2 (White Case/Gateron…

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Tecware Phantom Elite 87 Keys Unboxing and Overview

With the success of the full-sized Tecware Phantom Elite which I think is still the best budget full-sized keyboard here in the Philippines, it is inevitable that we see the release of its smaller but similarly capable brother, the Phantom Elite 87 Keys. SPECIFICATIONS Switch puller / Keycap puller includedDoubleshot ABS keycaps included87 + 4 Switches includedFloating keys designBlack body / Gunmetal backplate87 keys Tenkeyless key layout6 key rollover / NKRO1000Hz report rate11 Multimedia keysWindows key disableFlip feet with rubber1.8m braided USB cable1.26Kg weightRGB lighting with 18 Preset lighting modesSpectrum…

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