The model S is a mechanical keyboard that comes with either MX Blue, Brown or Red Cherry switches.
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Pro NKRO on all models
All Das Keyboard models come standard with nine key roll over. This means that the keyboard can handle up to 9 simultaneous inputs, making it great for gaming or for really really fast typists.
Pro Provides a two-port USB hub
Two powered USB inputs are available on the Model S, making plugging in a wired mouse or other devices really easy and helps clean up your desk wiring.
Pro Tasteful Branding
Pro You can get it with Linux keycaps
Instead of having to deal with Windows or Mac branded modifier keys, you can configure the Model S to come with keycaps designed for Linux.
Pro Media keys
Pro Heavy base
Great for staying put and not sliding around the desk.
Pro Available as a silent variant
With the Cherry MX browns the Model S Professional is very silent and suitable for an office environment. Key presses rarely "bottom out" and it comes with o-rings to prevent noise from being generated when you do.
Pro Uses Costar stabilizers
Pro 30 Day money back guarantee
Con Loss in build quality after a change of manufacturer
Con Fingerprint magnet
The glossy finish used for the case clearly shows your fingerprints on it after useage.
Con Large footprint
The Das Keyboard range does not come in a 10 key-less variant, so the keyboards are all pretty big.