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I ended up getting the BF3 version. At first I thought it'd be super cheesey but it actually looks really slick. The graphics on the keyboard is very nice. However with that said I am returning it for no other reason other than the fact I much prefer blue led's. They didnt have any regular BWU in stock when I went to Fry's but there's some in stock now.

For the price of the BWU they should have the ability to choose the colors of the LED's. Or be able to change the colors with a program like on those alienware laptops.
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backlighting is iffy
flickering/dead keys
happens randomly and possibly to any key at any time
even brightness may vary slightly from key to key
other than that works fine
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post #23 of 23
We have two BWU keyboards here and both of them work perfectly with no issues at all. I have to say I really love the Cherry MX Blue keys.

Corsair sent me a free K90 to test, and it's a good keyboard to be sure (review here: http://www.overclock.net/t/1210473/another-corsair-k90-keyboard-review ). However, I'm back to using my BWU now. The Corsair was pretty good but I just fell in love with the Cherry MX Blues. Also, the Corsair software is not very good, one of the back lights failed, and all the extra macro keys made the keyboard too wide. That on top of the fact that so many of the keys are not mechanical threw me off. If my BWU ever bites the dust I'll likely start using the K90, but I don't think that will be for a while.
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