Cherry MX Speed Silver
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|Sense method||Metal leaf|
|Actuation force||45 cN|
|Website||www.cherry.de/cid/keymodules CHERRY MX SPEED Silver.htm|
It has a shorter actuation distance than others at 1.2 mm for faster presses in gaming. The total travel distance is also shorter at 3.4 mm.
The slider material contains metallic particles to give it a silvery appearance.
This switch is available in two variants:
- MX3A-51NN without pins
- MX3A-51NW with pins for PCB-mounting
The sides of the movable contact, that the slider engages, are lubricated.
A Corsair representative has claimed that it uses the same springs as Cherry MX Red. .
Speed Silver vs Tactile Grey; the camera flash has exaggerated the brightness of the metallic pigment
- Youtube video. Linus Tech Tips BRAND NEW Cherry MX Speed Switches! - Corsair Booth, PAX East 2016. Posted and watched 2016-04-27.
- Forum post on SweClockers by "Corsair Johan": Corsair släpper tangentborden Rapidfire med nya brytarna Cherry MX Speed. Retrieved 2016-04-26