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Any Silent, Blue Backlit Mechanical keyboards?

post #1 of 27
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Well, my G15 is starting to have issues after I cleaned it, so I think I may upgrade to mechanical (never had one before). Optimally I would want a blue backlit keyboard with almost silent keys. According to the list in the mechanical keyboard guide, they do not exist.

This is pretty much optimal except for the switches which are not silent.

I am new to mechanical keyboards and am thus open to suggestions.

Thanks
Edited by Z Naught - 1/1/11 at 12:59pm
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The XArmor U9BL-S and U9GBL coming out January and March next year.
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post #4 of 27
Check out Deck keyboards. They sell the LEgend Ice, which is blue LED backlit in both tactile and linear versions. The tactile uses Cherry MX Clear switches and the linear uses Cherry MX Black switches...both switches are "silent" meaning they don't have a audible "click" with each keystroke.

http://deckkeyboards.com/

I just order my Legend Fire last week.
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Then why post at all?
post #6 of 27
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*sigh*.....

i wont. say anything...
Good. THe black widow ultimate doesn't seem that loud.
post #7 of 27
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Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129;11854870 
The XArmor U9BL-S and U9GBL coming out January and March next year.

I thought it was January and February. Guess I'll wait on the U9GBL then in March.
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Good. THe black widow ultimate doesn't seem that loud.
Some people say that the MX Blues aren't "that" loud and others say they are louder than expected. I fall into the latter category...but no one can say that they are anywhere near silent.
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post #9 of 27
Yeah, I heard the U9GBL was pushed back from February to March. U9BL-S is still on track for January. Not positive on the release dates of the U9, U9PLUS, et al.
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Yeah, I heard the U9GBL was pushed back from February to March. U9BL-S is still on track for January. Not positive on the release dates of the U9, U9PLUS, et al.
No different from Deck pushing back their keyboards to February instead of January. Oh well, I'll wait for a review of the XArmor U9GBL keyboard.
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