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I have the Lenovo HTPC remote which is nice. It does everything I need. Only gripe is that it doesnt have a backlit keyboard. Not good if you plan on doing a lot of typing.
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post #12 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by PeaceMaker View Post
I have the Lenovo HTPC remote which is nice. It does everything I need. Only gripe is that it doesnt have a backlit keyboard. Not good if you plan on doing a lot of typing.
I use the same for mine in the bedroom. It works well for basic stuff, but I would not recomend it as a replacement keyboard/ mouse. It is a bit too quirky to use all the time for more than basic mouse moves and quick typing.
I do surf the net with it, but not forums, sincy typing on it is a bit tedious, and as you said, it is not backlit.
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post #13 of 21

I've got a Logitech diNovo Edge and couldn't be happier.. I went that route so I could use it with my PS3 as well. You should also look at the diNovo Mini or the Cordless MediaBoard Pro.




When it comes to buying Logitech products keep an eye on slickdeals.net as Logitech often has outlet sales.
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post #15 of 21
I've been using the saitek litetouch wireless (version with the built in trackball). Its fun to play with but the battery sucks hard.
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post #16 of 21
I use an old Fujitsu-Siemens PS/2 keyboard and a PC Line laser mouse, usually on a padded lap tray.
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post #17 of 21
If you have a touch/iphone you can use stuff like Air Mouse. It's what I use, works great!
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post #18 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by nekon View Post
I've got a Logitech diNovo Edge and couldn't be happier.. I went that route so I could use it with my PS3 as well. You should also look at the diNovo Mini or the Cordless MediaBoard Pro.

Amazon.com: Logitech diNovo Edge Keyboard (Black): Electronics

Amazon.com: Logitech diNovo Mini: Electronics

Amazon.com: Logitech PlayStation 3 Cordless MediaBoard Pro: Electronics

When it comes to buying Logitech products keep an eye on slickdeals.net as Logitech often has outlet sales.
I love my diNovo Edge as well. Weeks of charge at a time even after having it for 2 years.
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post #19 of 21
I use the IOgear trackball keyboard. It goes on sale for $40 occasionally, and is definitely worth it. My only gripe is that it doesn't have a trigger like the adesso, so it cannot be used for fps gaming without modification.

I also use remotedroid to control it with my phone. It definitely feels like a quick hack, but it works pretty well until Windows UAC comes along. Keep a regular mouse nearby if you're going to be installing anything.
 
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post #20 of 21
I also use an Iogear keyboard/trackball combo unit. This thing would be useless for action gaming; the trackball and buttons are on opposite sides of the keyboard, so it takes two hands to use the mouse. But I'm not likely to play anything but casual games on my HTPC, so it's not an issue for me. The keyboard is basically laptop-sized, and works really well.
    
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