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post #1 of 7
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I bought a Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Stealth Edition in Jan.
I used it less than a month and the flat black matte started to wear off.

I use the arrow keys for gaming because I am left handed. You can see where my fingers rest is where it is coming off.
Also on the shift and enter keys are coming off as well.

I could see if the KB was a year or two old, but for 1 month of moderate use I would expect the quality to be better.

I RMA'ed the keyboard but now they are on back order.


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post #2 of 7
i presume it's just a spray which will wear out. Also as a fellow lefty gamer i'd recommend a variation of something like okl; . Razer's soft touch spray doesn't usually last too long either, and heck even abs plastic shines really quickly too.
post #3 of 7
Yah that's definitely not acceptible triply so for a $150 board. I had short listed this board too and am pretty glad I went another route now.
post #4 of 7
I replaced 5 Razer keyboards via RMA in less than 6 months before I gave up form Razer keyboards. But i LOVE their mice in my sig!!!

Every single one of the BlackWidows had a problem..from preventing my PC to boot when the keyboard is plugged in to sticky keys(3 of them), and one was bent in a u shape so it was impossible to write without the extra noise from the keyboard banging on the table... quality control form Razer badddd!

And BTW im left handed too! biggrin.gifbiggrin.gifthumb.gif
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post #5 of 7
exchanged 4 already due to led problems
might be heading for my 5th soon unless it fixes itself
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post #6 of 7
Hmm i'm still on the Razer Ultimate Black Window mehanical one. Not the stealth one. Been wanting one for some time but i'll wait one day.
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Razer Ultimate Black Window = Junk
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