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    Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    I'm after a quiet keyboard that doesn't wake my girlfriend when typing as she insanely often goes to sleep before 12 midnight!

    It also needs back lighting of some kind so I can see the keys in the dark and it should not be bad for gaming. I don't need a gaming keyboard but on the other hand I don't want something with lag as I do like to play the odd game from time to time. It mainly needs to be quiet as possible for typing and have back-lit keys.
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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    Saitek Eclipse II. Choice of colours, and easily dimable as well.

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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    ^ That keyboard doesn't seem to be available to buy anywhere?

    Ok found it at one place:
    http://www.pcupgrade.co.uk/productde...categoryid=460

    A cheaper alternative could be:
    http://www.jamdup.com/trust-elight-uk.html

    Or the:
    http://www.ebuyer.com/189926-microso...-usb-uk-layout

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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    the v5 or v7 will be good alternatives to the v2

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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    Hmm guess it is old now - it was never £70 quid though! More like £35.

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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    scan are punting off the mw3 branded g105 keyboard cheap at the moment.....not sure how quiet they are though.
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    Re: Please recommend me a quiet keyboard w/ backlight.

    Thanks for the recommendations on the Saitek. I'm not too fond of the styling but if they're really quiet - as quiet as a laptop keyboard then I might give one a try. Can somebody who's had one confirm or rebut this?

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