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I need something below $80 which will last me a while. The one I have now is kind of annoying. Preferably back lit and available at Best Buy since I have loads of their gift cards.

How is the K800 for gaming? I know it is wireless, but it looks pretty nice.

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post #2 of 13
Wireless isn't good for gaming. SO, no.
You should consider the steelseries 6Gv2, but I'm not sure if its available at bestbuy.
Don't consider a Razer. Its guaranteed to disappoint.
Try a Microsoft Sidewinder X6? (dont remember which one). It pretty much has NKRO, which is what you look for in a gaming keyboard, really.
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i recently buy the sidewinder x6 keyboard and im very happy, the only thing that i can complain is the ESC key is placed on top of the macros line.

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Wireless isn't good for gaming. SO, no.
You should consider the steelseries 6Gv2, but I'm not sure if its available at bestbuy.
Don't consider a Razer. Its guaranteed to disappoint.
Try a Microsoft Sidewinder X6? (dont remember which one). It pretty much has NKRO, which is what you look for in a gaming keyboard, really.
I will look into those, thanks. It is fine if it isn't at BB but I would have preferred it if it was. How is the Razer Lycosa? I thought it looked pretty cool.

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I had a lycosa before. I wasn't impressed. I got a 6Gv2 and the difference in quality and everything in general is like night and day.
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post #6 of 13
A normal black widow is an amazing buy at 80 bucks!
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post #7 of 13
Razer Lycosa might look good, typing on it is so-so and the coating will come off after time which is a major downside IMO.
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post #8 of 13
get a blackwidow by razer its 80 bucks and is amazing
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post #9 of 13
Razer Blackwidow or Logitech G110
post #10 of 13

You will not go wrong with this one


some people say the keys 'fade' over time but they have great warranty and replace for free and i think it was for 3 years.
    
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