Mechanical Keyboard Switches Official Mechanical Switch Rater and Guide (v2.0.1)

Our attempt to answer the ubiquitous question: "Which switch is best for me?" Switch feel will always be a matter of personal preference, but here's how thousands of other users rank switches for gaming, typing, and universal use. Be sure to contribute your rating for mechanical switches you're familiar with.
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Black Cherry MX

Black Cherry MX linear - 60g force

492 ratings [ Comments ]
8.23 6.63 7.20 rate
Brown Cherry MX

Brown Cherry MX tactile - 45g force

853 ratings [ Comments ]
8.39 8.33 8.44 rate
Blue Cherry MX

Blue Cherry MX tactile, clicky - 50g force

961 ratings [ Comments ]
7.68 8.95 8.13 rate
Red Cherry MX

Red Cherry MX linear - 45g force

748 ratings [ Comments ]
8.79 7.18 7.74 rate
Green Cherry MX

Green Cherry MX tactile, clicky - 80g force

218 ratings [ Comments ]
7.71 7.57 7.08 rate
White Cherry MX

White Cherry MX tactile, clicky - 80g force

83 ratings [ Comments ]
7.68 6.33 6.62 rate
Clear Cherry MX

Clear Cherry MX tactile - 55g force

192 ratings [ Comments ]
8.50 7.91 6.51 rate
KBT Brown

KBT Brown tactile - 45g force

4 ratings [ Comments ]
8.25 7.50 8.25 rate
KBT Red

KBT Red linear - 45g force

3 ratings [ Comments ]
7.33 7.00 6.67 rate
KBT Blue

KBT Blue tactile, clicky - 50g force

10 ratings [ Comments ]
7.80 8.20 7.56 rate
KBT Black

KBT Black linear - 60g force

3 ratings [ Comments ]
7.00 6.33 6.33 rate
Greetech Brown

Greetech Brown tactile - 45g force

14 ratings [ Comments ]
8.50 6.64 6.43 rate
Greetech Blue

Greetech Blue tactile, clicky - 50g force

16 ratings
7.20 6.06 7.00 rate
Matias Click

Matias Click tactile, clicky - 55g force

76 ratings [ Comments ]
8.28 6.93 6.33 rate
Matias Quiet Click

Matias Quiet Click tactile, clicky - 55g force

63 ratings [ Comments ]
8.18 7.36 6.28 rate
Matias Linear

Matias Linear linear - 35g force

23 ratings [ Comments ]
8.47 5.23 5.09 rate
Topre 30g

Topre 30g tactile - 30g force

48 ratings [ Comments ]
7.44 5.94 5.50 rate
Topre 35g

Topre 35g tactile - 35g force

49 ratings
8.16 6.45 5.15 rate
Topre 45g

Topre 45g tactile - 45g force

131 ratings [ Comments ]
8.21 8.75 7.86 rate
Topre 55g

Topre 55g tactile - 55g force

75 ratings [ Comments ]
8.41 8.08 7.13 rate
Buckling Spring

Buckling Spring tactile, clicky - 65g force

244 ratings [ Comments ]
7.50 9.13 8.01 rate
Brown Kailh

Brown Kailh tactile - 45g force

37 ratings [ Comments ]
7.45 6.47 6.78 rate
Blue Kailh

Blue Kailh tactile, clicky - 50g force

51 ratings [ Comments ]
6.36 6.13 6.15 rate
Red Kailh

Red Kailh linear - 50g force

31 ratings [ Comments ]
6.19 5.37 5.47 rate
Green Kailh

Green Kailh tactile, clicky - 60g force

14 ratings [ Comments ]
5.14 5.00 5.07 rate
Black Kailh

Black Kailh linear - 60g force

50 ratings [ Comments ]
6.80 5.60 5.17 rate
Gateron Black

Gateron Black linear - 50g force

5 ratings [ Comments ]
5.83 4.83 5.17 rate
Gateron Blue

Gateron Blue tactile, clicky - 50g force

5 ratings [ Comments ]
7.40 8.40 7.50 rate
Gateron Brown

Gateron Brown tactile - 45g force

11 ratings [ Comments ]
8.50 8.45 8.55 rate
Gateron Clear

Gateron Clear linear - 35g force

6 ratings [ Comments ]
8.50 8.17 8.17 rate
Gateron Red

Gateron Red linear - 60g force

4 ratings
6.67 7.25 7.25 rate