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If there is going to be a white back-lit version.... I think that is a good decision. There has been too many blue back lit keyboards out, and white seems to be a good all around choice - plus decision by Ducky. This is going to be a good purchase once released.

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Yes, we're going for White Back lighting instead of blue.

This is based on my personal experience, as well as overall positive community feedback to the choice.
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There will be some photos (or even a video) after it's available, right? I've never seen white backlit on a keyboard, only on my old phone, which is too bright and annoying.
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Here's a couple white backlit keyboards for reference (please note: these are only examples and are NOT the actually ducky keyboard):

skip to 1 minute to see the backlighting





The ducky with white back-lighting should be very nice. It won't have that obnoxious "gamer" look like the blue one
Edited by SeanPoe - 10/25/11 at 3:22am
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There will be some photos (or even a video) after it's available, right? I've never seen white backlit on a keyboard, only on my old phone, which is too bright and annoying.
My pre-production sample is blue actually. Though I can show you my Deck which uses white back lighting?
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As he said, OCN will stock these boards on the TankGuys website which is where you will be allowed to purchase them through.

Currently, Overclock.net / TankGuys are the only source for Ducky keyboards in the US without importing.
you say overclock.net, i haven't found a selling website for them, i have for tankguys though

also will these only be available in white? .. i'd be fine with this but my razer abysuss mouse has a blue led that i can't turn off, and the mis-matching would kind of be weird, and i really like this mouse, haven't really found any like it
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Overclock.net edition keyboards sell through tankguys.
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you say overclock.net, i haven't found a selling website for them, i have for tankguys though

also will these only be available in white? .. i'd be fine with this but my razer abysuss mouse has a blue led that i can't turn off, and the mis-matching would kind of be weird, and i really like this mouse, haven't really found any like it
TankGuys sells the Overclock.net branded products.

You're on Overclock.net right now.

Yes, we're looking to only sell these with White LEDs, since it's neutral but a bit different from the rest.
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also will these only be available in white? .. i'd be fine with this but my razer abysuss mouse has a blue led that i can't turn off, and the mis-matching would kind of be weird, and i really like this mouse, haven't really found any like it
You could buy the blue one from a guy over at Geehack. There's a guy on their forums importing them. I'm not sure how much the final price is though after shipping and customs fees (most likely no more than $20 extra though). Here's a direct link to where you can buy the blue one in the US. I have no clue how legit this seller is so buy at your own risk.

Edit: Shipping and fees is only $20 extra like i thought. So the total would be $179 for the Blue one from this seller.

Edit2: This seller has 100% positive feedback on ebay plus no negative comments in his Geehack thread so it's safe to assume he's legit
Edited by SeanPoe - 10/25/11 at 2:50am
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can't wait to test the different switches! just gave my full keyboard to someone and not having volume control is iritating so can't wait !
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