Cherry MX Black Switches

Cherry MX Black Switches

  • Linear switch
  • Actuation force: 60g
  • Plate or PCB Mount
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Cherry MX Black is a linear switch with a medium actuation force of 60g. The higher spring force in the Cherry MX Black provides more resistance than its MX Red linear switch counterpart and is preferred for this reason.

Sound Test


ModelCherry MX Black
BrandCherry MX
Switch TypeLinear
Actuation Force60g
Bottom Out Force-
Pre Travel2.0mm
Total Travel4.0mm
Stem StructureMX
Stem Material-
Top Housing Material-
Bottom Housing Material-
MountPlate or PCB
SMD LED SupportYes
Lifespan100 Million

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