How I Type INSANELY Fast (160 WPM) - The Best Keyboards for Fast Typing

3 Mai 2021
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In this video I'll be comparing six of the most popular keyboards to find out which is the ultimate productivity powerhouse. Enjoy.
IQUnix L80 -
Keychron K2 -
Logitech MX Keys -
IQUnix F96 -
Razer Pro Type -
Apple Magic Keyboard -
00:00 Intro
00:31 IQUnix L80
02:25 Typing Tip #1
03:10 Keychron K2
04:54 Typing Tip #2
05:25 Logitech MX Keys
07:33 IQUnix F96
09:46 Typing Tip #3
10:26 Razer Pro Type
11:49 Typing Tip #4
12:16 Apple Magic Keyboard
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  • Why does he randomly has a knife on his desk

    Noel Cruise_blueNoel Cruise_blueVor 4 Stunden
  • This video Helped me to Buy Keyboards

    Rachana AgarwalRachana AgarwalVor 6 Stunden
  • I wonder if the time it takes to actually practice typing this fast leads to net gains in time overall. If you are transcribing, coding or copying over notes all day, then possibly. This is why typing speed used to be a number one skill of secretaries. The issue is for a lot of tasks, your typing speed can end up being faster than your writing speed. When ‘writing’ I’m crafting sentences, thinking of the best way of expressing my ideas, choosing words carefully. This slows down the process much more than my finger speed over the keyboard. So while typing quickly can be a useful skill, don’t spend ‘too’ much time practicing it unless you think its going to be useful to your specific line of work/study, as that time spent practicing could be used working on another skill.

    MoonlitSpudMoonlitSpudVor 10 Stunden
  • I will dislike and report

    Muhammad IrtazaMuhammad IrtazaVor 11 Stunden
  • Ali: “This is a very expensive keyboard, I think it’s 250-300 dollars” r/mk: ‘here’s my budget keyboard for 250 dollars’

    AbsurdAsianAbsurdAsianVor 11 Stunden
  • Can’t quite see what the site yr using for testing yr speed is Fast…??..

    E FullerE FullerVor 16 Stunden
  • Logitech g815

    Hero1117Hero1117Vor 17 Stunden
  • Slapping your 300 dollar keyboards makes me feel uncomfortable

    Mark AscotMark AscotVor Tag
  • custom mechanical keyboard when?

    pleasepleaseVor Tag
  • I can never get over 90 without tryharding and if i tryhard i cant sustain and maintain that speed and so my average drops down back to 80 after a minute

    unknown unknownunknown unknownVor Tag
  • i wish i was able to type like that

    TriplixxTriplixxVor Tag
  • Ali gets 136 words per minute : "TERRIBLE!" Me hitting 83 words per minute : thats the fastest i've been

    Taufiq FadzilTaufiq FadzilVor Tag
  • My typing speed WPM average is about 70wpm-80wpm

    KingPlayzKingPlayzVor Tag
  • I know what he is doing he realised that he would get more views if its about typing and keyboards great going.

    Diwakar KoiralaDiwakar KoiralaVor Tag
  • The Apple Magic Keyboard is great -except- there's no onboard switch to change it between 2 or 3 machines. Just to connect it to an ipad, too...getting 2 magic keyboards just seems excessive.

    Acme postAcme postVor Tag
  • 15 min long Apple Magic Keyboard Advertisement.. Unpaid for and I watched the whole thing. Interesting!! :P

    Vivek ChackoVivek ChackoVor Tag
  • Would be very interesting to have a comparison on various types and brands of mechanical switches. I own a "hotswappable" mechanical keyboard and have changed the switches a few times around, my current one being "Kailh BOX Brown", but there might be a better switch out there I have yet to discovers?

    PabloPabloVor 2 Tage
  • That’s awesome how Ali is improving his typing by getting a better keyboard each time. Save up to invest.

    Sacda Abdurhman-Personal Growth Sacda Abdurhman-Personal Growth Vor 2 Tage
  • you should look into custom keyboards

    JahbutyJahbutyVor 2 Tage
  • My new favourite hobby is to play some songs and type along side with the rhythm.

    Rajdeep PatilRajdeep PatilVor 3 Tage
  • Next video idea: how I shoot laser beams from my eyes

    Cherry TheGoodFruitCherry TheGoodFruitVor 3 Tage
  • I used to type at 35 wpm, now with touch typing, I'm at 8 wpm.

    pgstonerpgstonerVor 3 Tage
    • Keep on pushing! I'm at 60 noww:-)

      4.FARHAN KHAN [9D]4.FARHAN KHAN [9D]Vor Tag
  • fair play to him, but I am sorry he does spend a lot of money on things that he just doesn't need (two key boards) just because he likes the feel of one.

    Bertie WilsonBertie WilsonVor 3 Tage
  • my maximum at membrane was 155wpm with average hitting 115wpm then i switched to mechanical keyboard some 6 years ago my average dropped steeply then when i get used to it, i bought das keyboard 4 professional now my top has touched 180wpm and my average is around 132wpm.

    adil ashrafadil ashrafVor 3 Tage
  • Super great video! Just curious if you use any text expanders to improve your typing speed? It's done wonders for my life and I can never go back

    beckyisjbeckyisjVor 3 Tage
  • Being part of the mechanical keyboard community and hearing “it’s really hard to find a keyboard that’s actually better than this” Apple keyboard really hurt my soul. r/mk needs to educate this man.

    Clay MillerClay MillerVor 3 Tage
  • And here I'm stuck at 60s :(

    SamirSamirVor 4 Tage
  • You should take a look at the Vimium plugin for Chrome or Firefox, because you like to use the keyboard for everything. If you press F with the extension active all links will be highlighted with key shortcuts to be opened. I like it and use it a lot.

    Rodger BittencourtRodger BittencourtVor 4 Tage
  • NoThisisJohn be like: Amateurs

    Thomas FriedlThomas FriedlVor 4 Tage
  • Use Typeracer to test your correcting skills which is what you'll need in actual typing in everyday life.

    JonathanJonathanVor 4 Tage
  • His video is not even interesting anymore. He just flexes his "extremely fast" typing skills and selling keyboards that makes no difference lol

    Dylan LoiDylan LoiVor 4 Tage
    • yeah you got a point... and affiliate links lol

      Austin SchrockAustin SchrockVor 2 Tage
  • questionable recommendations lmfao

    Kirako KhorKirako KhorVor 4 Tage
  • me who writes at 30 wpm : hella gawd

  • UGH I can't wait until I can type 40wpm.....

    SophieSophieVor 4 Tage
  • I feel like anyone can become very fast on just about any board. It's really all about preference. Also, very cool idea to include typing tips throughout the video!

    joey salinasjoey salinasVor 5 Tage
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      Alí Abdaal.Alí Abdaal.Vor 4 Tage
  • i have gone from 24 to 57 in the past few months. That 57 feels so fast. Then I come here and see Ali being disappointed with 140😂

    Aman TahilianiAman TahilianiVor 5 Tage
    • ,Thank you for watching.for questions, guidance, investments and support anytime Just DM +1.( 2 .0.5. ) .6..7.. 7 .8. .0. 5 .2. @ W H A T S A P P.

      Alí Abdaal.Alí Abdaal.Vor 4 Tage
  • You should get into mechanical keyboards and build yourself one. They can be really expensive but super great. Like maybe some novelkey cream switches, a gmk set, or something like that. If you can afford it, you won’t regret it

    Javier OlavarriaJavier OlavarriaVor 5 Tage
    • I agree! He has plenty of money it shouldn't be a problem haha

      Austin SchrockAustin SchrockVor 2 Tage
  • brown or red switches is better to type faster?

    Yu Xian OngYu Xian OngVor 5 Tage
  • 157 wpm is world record? 800 types per minutes? i til around 600 with around 630 peak without really ever training or anything. I do check my speed regularly and surely i do kind of think i tip fast but that seems very achievable to me ...

    Chritzical playsChritzical playsVor 5 Tage
  • IQUnix will soon make Abdaal edition with Green and white keycaps..with a crescent moon and a five-pointed star as in escape key... Edited .. oh wait they already have

    Jean BaptisteJean BaptisteVor 5 Tage
  • I love how he bases the quality of the keyboard off of his WPM even though he is completely accustomed to another type of keyboard. Like, muscle memory is a thingXD

    WizdumWizdumVor 5 Tage
  • I checked the website you use for testing the speed of typing and I found out that the content it provides to type doesn't make logical sense thus the speed of typing is slow (at least for me). I tried it in both languages (English and Russian) and it's horrible. But if I switch to the testing speed of typing where text has logical meaning then speed grows almost 2 times. Maybe it's my issue only, but these are my observations :) WPM - 60 (English) where text has no meaning. WPM - 115 (English) where text has normal sentence which my brain can process and doesn't struggle on thinking of it. Thanks.

    Andrii KozinAndrii KozinVor 5 Tage
  • this is more about muscle memory then anything distance between keys and whats your used will effect accuracy

    Dark KnightDark KnightVor 5 Tage
  • What mouse is that

    Baka BombBaka BombVor 5 Tage
  • Yo you’re looking good dude damn

    Ryan SmithRyan SmithVor 6 Tage
  • 160 is far from any world record dude. Try 200

    ..Vor 6 Tage
  • Me: Anyone with 25 WPM. Ali: no Me : I am a failure 😭😭

    Arifullah malakArifullah malakVor 6 Tage
  • 0:56 "these have the gaterton red switches in it, it doesn't really matter what that means".

    Top DownTop DownVor 6 Tage
  • does anyone know what the mouse hes using is called ?

    Simply WorthySimply WorthyVor 6 Tage
  • can you review the logitech g815 or logitech g915.

    Kaustav KapurKaustav KapurVor 6 Tage
  • Hey Ali, try using monkeytype as your new typing test website. It's really clean and minimalistic, and lots of finicking you can do with settings and such.

    Grace KangGrace KangVor 6 Tage
  • Use the Remarkable 2 Tablet!

    Robert MataRobert MataVor 6 Tage
  • "Ugh, 136... terrible" Me, a programmer AND a guitarist: "......95"

    Hunter McCabe MusicHunter McCabe MusicVor 7 Tage
  • You're looking balder every video bruh... Use minoxidil, you still have time...

    Hector RodriguezHector RodriguezVor 7 Tage
  • Interesting.....

    AliAliVor 7 Tage
  • Morning 6:30am me *uses (IQUnix F96 = sounds like gun firing ) my roommate : Oh sh!t FBI

    Aryaman Sarkar ꤶAryaman Sarkar ꤶVor 7 Tage
  • Everyone: “Another keyboard vid!” Me: “There’s a knife on the desk 👁👄👁”

    Yeonji HanYeonji HanVor 7 Tage
    • Right? haha

      Austin SchrockAustin SchrockVor 2 Tage
  • You seem to struggle with accuracy when using mechanical keyboards I suggest using heavier switches. e.g. Gateron Black (60g actuation force) Switch choice like mouse sensitivity for video games, _different values for different people_

    Aren MeAren MeVor 7 Tage
  • i wonder when Ali is gonna start lubing NK Creams for his split ergonomic keyboard and have a backup 40% ortholinear with tangies

    Sunwoo ParkSunwoo ParkVor 7 Tage
  • Are we gonna ignore the knife right next to the keyboard

    StimpyStimpyVor 7 Tage
  • Can you do a vid on how to cram with ANKI - as in the settings for cramming or cloze deletions ...

    Aamir AhmedAamir AhmedVor 7 Tage
  • What web browser do you most use Ali? Safari? Chrome? Firefox?

    Amanda NAmanda NVor 7 Tage
  • Hey sorry Ali and I forgive you because you aren't a windows user but ctrl backspace deletes a word and then if you delete a whole lot of typing accidentally you can press alt backspace to get it back.

    Jdmate FratusJdmate FratusVor 7 Tage
  • you never said which one is you favourite

    Karthikeyan PonmudiKarthikeyan PonmudiVor 7 Tage
  • r/MechanicalKeyboards

    alexandriaalexandriaVor 7 Tage
  • You could win Guinness record

    InstantKarmaInstantKarmaVor 7 Tage
  • Your comment on RSI: have you tried floating your wrists over the keyboard instead of resting them? (Almost as though you were playing a piano.) That has completely changed my typing comfort.

    H PH PVor 7 Tage
  • Meanwhile, me chilling at a measly 120 WPM :(

    Tarun EphremTarun EphremVor 7 Tage
  • gataton......

    Lucky PineappleLucky PineappleVor 7 Tage
  • Why in the world do you have a kitchen knife on your desk????

    namae myo-jinamae myo-jiVor 7 Tage
  • 6:15 the fact that he uses the mouse to reload is lame. He could use a tab. I have seen how useful keyboard shortcuts are from him. I started learning more shortcuts.

    Pradeeshwar JPradeeshwar JVor 7 Tage
  • Me: Hits 50 WPM Me: Yeaaaaaaaaaa Ali: Hits 136 WPM Ali: Terrible 😭😭😭

    Muneeb FarrukhMuneeb FarrukhVor 7 Tage
  • Hey Ali, check out the DELL KM717 It has awesome keys and it can get connected to upto 3 devices at a time (1 with the USB thing and 2 with bluetooth)

    Rudra 8294Rudra 8294Vor 7 Tage
  • Secretly, he works for Apple.

    TangyCowTangyCowVor 7 Tage
  • I cringed the second he put air quotes on "switches"

    TangyCowTangyCowVor 7 Tage
  • Im just selling IQUINIX f96 on brown switches. I miss most of my buttons and its WAAAAAAy to expensive, when i can get even more on K2 you show us before on this movie.

    CiaSteKxCiaSteKxVor 7 Tage
  • Im sure you know but you can change keycaps on your K2 to change it design and let her more colorfully look

    CiaSteKxCiaSteKxVor 7 Tage
  • why do you have a knife on your desk lol

    Josh TanJosh TanVor 7 Tage
  • Is there a mechanical keyboard that is quiet ?

    PollyPollyVor 7 Tage
    • Yes, a mechanical keyboard with Silent switches or Topre switch keyboard.

      Hữu Nhân LêHữu Nhân LêVor 7 Tage
    • I use the huntsmen te the switches are that loud but I use it in stock im pretty sure there are mods to make it sound better the switches are also activated via light. so the switches are very fast

      Big Head NoobBig Head NoobVor 7 Tage
  • The small sample size does not allow for statistically significant conclusions to be drawn. Further videos should include a larger sample size with a double blind randomized control design 😂🤣

    Shaahin DadjooShaahin DadjooVor 7 Tage
  • Hi Ali, love you videos, so many keyboards would you like to share one with your friend

    aman singhaman singhVor 7 Tage
  • Ummm, may I ask you why you have a knife on your desk?

    Allen StidhamAllen StidhamVor 7 Tage
  • But that knife on his table tho is freaking me out 😨😅

    Sofonies YohannesSofonies YohannesVor 8 Tage
  • From my research on the topic, I understood that red keys are normally more suited for gaming: They require little force to press, which makes them fast. They are also quiet. However, they do not provide tactile feedback. The blue switches are often quoted to be the best for typing since they give tactile and audible feedback. They can be load, though. The brown switches are a decent compromise. They give tactile feedback, but they are not as loud as the blue switches (yet loader than red). Perhaps have a look at brown at a stage, Ali. It might work for you. It is what I use, and I quite like it :)

    Gerhard BekkerGerhard BekkerVor 8 Tage
  • Ali, i love you so much. but you are wrong, the best keyboard is the one you build yourself

    Mehul MartinMehul MartinVor 8 Tage
  • 1. My typing speed is only half of what you've got. 😭 (75 WPM on my MacBook Air) 2. You definitely need an ad blocker. 3. I kind of want to get a mechanical keyboard for some reason.

    stefandesu「ステファンです」stefandesu「ステファンです」Vor 8 Tage
  • That's not insanely fast This comment was made by the 200+ gang

    ̇twenty subscriber goal̇twenty subscriber goalVor 8 Tage
  • i can only max out 80ish wpm with english, but can do up to 120wpm in my native language (indonesian). the word structure is so , simple lot of consonant-vowel-cons-vow words, no capitalization or symbols, no letter qzxv. at least on this website. so there's an easy way to boost 30-40 wpm lol

    Emir AryaputraEmir AryaputraVor 8 Tage
  • 0:24 why do you have a kitchen knife at your desk my mans

  • You probably should try a custom mechanical keyboard.

    Tsara Fatma Larasati SudrajatTsara Fatma Larasati SudrajatVor 8 Tage
  • Someone needs to get Ali in touch with Taeha or Andy V. Nguyen right away for a big boi build.

    Brendan RiceBrendan RiceVor 8 Tage
  • ali should try a custom mechanical keyboard

    Kevin PachecoKevin PachecoVor 8 Tage
  • Ali please do me my Final ERP Report (4000 words) lol

    Hamza DurraniHamza DurraniVor 8 Tage
  • What I find annoying about typing tests is that it's not just a measure of one's ability to type fast, but also one's ability to read quickly. I find I can type much faster when it's just my own thoughts.

    Chris SnyderChris SnyderVor 8 Tage
  • These mechanical keyboards are dope, but costs very much and as a student it's not possible to buy them😔😔

    Souvik DeySouvik DeyVor 8 Tage
  • Hey Ali, you should try the Logitech G815 colicky keyboard. It’s a really good and fast feel with the low profile switches which makes it really good for typing (sounds cool too!).

    Jayden BaalrudJayden BaalrudVor 8 Tage
  • he noticed his other typing vid made more money.... So he made another one.

    Hasnat ChowdhuryHasnat ChowdhuryVor 8 Tage
  • 144 wpm more like typing on a 144hz monitor... whenever i hear iqunix i hear ikea unit lol... imagine having an ikea keyboard...

    LegendzPlaysLegendzPlaysVor 8 Tage
  • For everyone who wants to type really fast, focus on the accuracy and your typing speed will be very fast automatically

    Omar MikatiOmar MikatiVor 8 Tage
    • great adivse, i'll try that

      Austin SchrockAustin SchrockVor 2 Tage
  • You should try tvs keyboard..indias best😂😂😂

    Mr. JassimMr. JassimVor 8 Tage