Cream Blue Pro is a tactile switch that is part of the Akko v3 Pro Generation series. They have a long pole compared to other Akko tactile switches to provide a solid and faster bottom-out feeling. Cream blue pros have lubed rails and have been overall improved to provide a more consistent typing experience.
Pre-Travel: 2.2 ± 0.5mm
Total Travel: 3.5±0.3mm
Operating Force: 45gf ± 10gf
Tactile Position: 0.1mm
Tactile Force: 55 ± 10gf
About the Switches
Sold in units of 45.
Stem: POM, Dustproof jacket
Top: polycarbonate (PC)
Bottom:polyamide (PA is a type of nylon)
Silver contact pins are now palladium gold
Phosphor copper leaf is now alloy copper
Packaged in a tray with cardboard slip cover.
Designed and manufactured by Akko.
A keyboard switch is the little component that sits underneath the keycap and connects to the keyboard PCB. On a mechanical keyboard, every key has its own switch.
How many switches do I need?
For common sizes, here are some estimates (these can vary slightly by keyboard model):