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QPAD MK-85 and LED flickering

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I purchased a MK-85 about a year ago. After a month of use I had to RMA it because of LED backlight flickering problems. I got a new one and it worked fine for almost a year but now I got the exact same problem again. It seems like other people have had this issue but I haven't found any solution to it so far.

The backlighting can work fine for hours, then start to flicker and turn off. After an hour they suddenly light up again even if I don't touch them. It's very random and annoying. Changing the USB port doesn't help and the problem isn't computer specific because it happens on my laptop too.

Has anyone else had this problem and managed to fix it? I'm pretty sure that if I RMA this one the replacement will have the exact same issue at some point again. A keyboard that costs 150 euros really shouldn't have these kind of factory defects.
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I have the same problem. Bought it a year ago, and now leds are flickering. Thinking abot RMA it.
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I had that problem trying to use the USB pass through as a charger.

Don't do it smile.gif

Lights are fine now.
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