Comparing Keycap Profiles: A Detailed Look

Comparing Keycap Profiles: A Detailed Look


The world of keycaps is rich and varied, offering a multitude of options for customization. With so many profiles to choose from, how do you decide what's best for you? This article aims to help by comparing the most popular keycap profiles in a straightforward table.

Comparison Table

Profile Height Typing Angle Sound Popular For
OEM High Varied Clack General Use
Cherry Medium Slight Thock Typing
XDA Low Flat Tap Speed Typing
DSA Low Flat Clack Uniformity
KAT Medium-High Varied Thock Customization
SA High High Clack Retro Style


The table above is a great starting point for anyone looking to explore different keycap profiles. Your choice will depend on your own preferences in terms of height, sound, and typing angle. Try out a few, and you'll soon find the perfect fit for your typing style.

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