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I have the Xarmor Browns Backlit, I love this keyboard. The only keyboard I've ever had that made me want to sit at my computer just to type.
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Well, you could put in a ton of work for some LED swaps on one of the backlit mechanicals.
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What do you mean put in work for LED swaps?

And thanks Linixion, I'll peek at it on Amazon
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post #34 of 47
Unsolder the blue LEDs and replace them with greens. Voids the warranty and it's quite a bit of work.

Green LEDs are cheap though.
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True.. I think I'll hit up best buy thursday or friday this week and type on a mechanical keyboard, see if I really like it, if not I'll browse youtube for rubber dome green LED keyboards since I can't find any my self and just buy a cheap one that looks cool
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True.. I think I'll hit up best buy thursday or friday this week and type on a mechanical keyboard, see if I really like it, if not I'll browse youtube for rubber dome green LED keyboards since I can't find any my self and just buy a cheap one that looks cool
Good luck finding one to type on. I've only been able to find the Lycosa in my local Best Buys.
Depending on how much you're looking to spend, PM me. I have a brand new G510 I may be willing to part ways with.
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I'm killin to find a green LED keyboard o.O might just go with red since it's a whole lot easier to find... Can some one link me to a green LED key board? Not the stormium one though, that's to much, $50 is a little high for me, if some one finds one around $40, please link me to it
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Frys electronics will have MX Blues, MX Black, and Simplified alps usually.
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What are simplified alps? And those are mechanical keys aren't they? My budget doesn't allow for a mechanical board just yet, and I think I'll start off with the main idea I had in mind for my key board anyways - originally the only reason I ever thought about getting a new key board was so I could have one that glows, didn't mention that here though, wanted to see how cheap a glowing mechanical board got, but anyways yeah I've decided to stick with my original goal - glowing full size key board that will last me a while. Still have the standard key board that came with my computer 4 years ago. Hoping next key board lasts that long at the bare minimum
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http://www.cyborggaming.com/prod/v7keyboard.htm

I believe all of their keyboard have the red to green backlighting.
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