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Das keys wearing quickly? Certainly you're not talking about the current models.
I am. I saw one review in particular on YouTube concerning the Das Model S where the guy claimed that the key wear was too fast for him and so he no longer recommends the Model S. He explained that the keys are laser-etched and then proceeded to say that he expected no wear at all. I would expect the same...

So that's one reason why I am 100% convinced that individual results can very quite significantly.
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I am. I saw one review in particular on YouTube concerning the Das Model S where the guy claimed that the key wear was too fast for him and so he no longer recommends the Model S. He explained that the keys are laser-etched and then proceeded to say that he expected no wear at all. I would expect the same...

So that's one reason why I am 100% convinced that individual results can very quite significantly.
I'm sure YMMV, but I'm skeptical about believing a random guy on YouTube.
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Hi folks. I'd like to join you if I may. I am now the proud owner of a Deck Legend Ice tactile and I love it
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Hi folks. I'd like to join you if I may. I am now the proud owner of a Deck Legend Ice tactile and I love it
Congrats! I love mine
    
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post #625 of 36787
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Congrats! I love mine
You've got the Ice Tactile as well?

God it's a dreamy board.
I'm considering turning the back-lighting off though. Not that I don't like it, but I don't ever really need it and I feel like I'm just wasting it sometimes
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post #626 of 36787
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You've got the Ice Tactile as well?

God it's a dreamy board.
I'm considering turning the back-lighting off though. Not that I don't like it, but I don't ever really need it and I feel like I'm just wasting it sometimes
But LED bulbs last "forever".
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post #627 of 36787
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But LED bulbs last "forever".
I know that. But I don't believe that.

If it's one thing good music has taught me; it's that nothing is forever.

When my mouse (As it has a profile switch button) isn't in gaming mode (IE: media mode w/ Play/Pause, Next Track, Previous Track, & Stop.) the lighting is off. Even though it's apparently LED lighting that'll last "Forever." I'd rather not waste it's time none the least.

Though I can't shut the OLED screen off; but I'd never want to as it has an OCN flame on it.

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post #628 of 36787
from the daskeyboard.com
it says,
# Laser-etched key cap inscriptions to prevent fading

my das silent will be here tmr,
i cant sleep tonight
so excited!
post #629 of 36787
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You've got the Ice Tactile as well?

God it's a dreamy board.
I'm considering turning the back-lighting off though. Not that I don't like it, but I don't ever really need it and I feel like I'm just wasting it sometimes
Sure do!

I'd look at it this way: Most bulbs receive the most wear and tear from turning them on and off, but by remaining on they take less abuse. So I just leave the lighting on all the time, and thus the wear on the board should actually be less. Not that it necessarily will work that way, but it's an excuse to leave my comp on 24/7 (i really just leave it on because I can)
    
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post #630 of 36787
I don't ever shut my rig down. Partially because I do F@H. Partially because I use it far to often to turn it off.

I turned the backlighting on my Deck off and I'm going to leave it off. I'll see how long this lasts though.
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