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Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800

Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800
alaScore 92

2209 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2209 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the size and build quality are generally positive. The usability and value for money are also appreciated.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Keyboards the Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800

 

Keyboards aren't exactly the sexiest peripherals in the market. For most folks, they serve a purely utilitarian purpose and are usually given as much thought as, say, a routine cleaning with the dentist. The Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800...

Unique space-saving design. Hand detection proximity toggles the backlight. Unifying receiver conserves available USB ports

Requires a dongle. Expensive for a non-gaming keyboard

Cool" typically isn't a word used to describe keyboards, but the Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 is just that, sporting an innovative design along with a slew of nifty features that, as a whole, justify its high price tag.

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Logitech K800 Wireless Illuminated Keyboard

 

It's been two years since Logitech first debuted its Illuminated Keyboard , a corded input device that added an illuminated backlit feature to an otherwise classic PC keyboard. We gave it high marks for its practicality and affordability, but the core...

NiMH batteries recharge with Micro-USB cable; automatic and adjustable backlit keys; Unifying receiver connects multiple devices using single plug; PerfectStroke key system offers uniform tactile feedback.

Thin profile allows sacrifices design for durability.

The Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 is a worthwhile refresh with updates that include a Unifying receiver for consolidated USB port access, rechargeable AA NiMH batteries, and Logitech's comfortable PerfectStroke key design. If you do your...

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Wirelessly Ideal: Logitech K800 Wireless Illuminated Keyboard Review

 

Opinions vary as to what an ideal keyboard should be like. Logitech makes another attempt to win the hearts of those who prefer wireless devices.

The Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 certainly helps to maintain Logitech's superior position among keyboard makers. Having taken in the best features of the wired Illuminated Keyboard, the device adds to that a wireless interface and a standard...

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Logitech K800 Keyboard Review

 

Logitech released a wireless illuminated keyboard with a slim and elegant design that also uses a receiver to connect multiple wireless peripherals. See how the K800 performed.

The best typing experience we've had to date ; Illuminated keyboard ; Sensor detects hand proximity to control brightness ; Wireless (and can also be used wired) ; Long duration battery charge ; Beautiful design

Fragile thin body ; Battery compartment access through tiny screw

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Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800

 

This comfortable, smartly designed keyboard is best for those who prefer a laptop-style keyfeel. Unless you truly need wireless, however, its wired brother is a better value.

Smart backlighting; stands on edge for storage; power-saving features; Unifying technology

Pricey; half-size F-keys; no dedicated media-file transport keys

Our final takeaway: The Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 is a sound and attractive keyboard in its own right, but unless you have a strong practical or aesthetic need for the wireless, the wired version is a better value. Still, we'd settle for...

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Logitech K800 Wireless Illuminated Keyboard Review →

 

With its bevy of advanced features, the Logitech K800 is sure to make nearly anyone please with their latest purchase. The only caveat is to be truly happy with this keyboard you will need to adjust to its unique key layout.

Variable level of white backlighting ; Backlighting can be turned off ; No software required ; Ultra comfortable keys ; Stylish design ; Wireless mode works very well ; Wired charging ; Replaceable AA batteries ; Proximity sensor turns off backlight to...

Key press feel may not appeal to everyone ; ULTRA small integrated wrist rest ; Cannot change backlit color ; Lacklighting does reduce battery life ; 2000mAh batteries included only

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Logitech Illuminated K800

 

Logitech has created a wireless keyboard that satisfies the needs and wants of users who work and play in darkened environments. The Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 delivers adjustable backlit keys, efficient peripheral networking...

This wireless keyboard makes a strong impression with backlit keyboard characters, batteries that are rechargeable with the help of a micro-USB cord, a comfortable light-touch key system and a slim space-saving design

The keyboard's energy saving feature that puts it to sleep when not in use takes too long to wake up again for some users' tastes

This illuminated wireless keyboard fits the bill for users who need a backlit keyboard and reliable wireless connectivity.

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"A truly outstanding keyboard"

 

This keyboard is simply outstanding! Wireless with a great feel to the keyboard. I use it a lot at times when the lighting in the room is a bit marginal (along with my eyesight) and the backlit feature simply does its job, illuminating the keyboard for...

Feel, backlight feature and its wireless! Great battery life.

Only con might be that the price is a bit high, but it's really not a con because the keyboard is worth every penny.

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"Best keyboard I've ever used."

 

- excellent key feel, REALLY better than on other keyboards.

- sligthly expensive, but it is worth it

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"All time favorite keyboard!"

 

- Keys feel amazing.

- Lacks macros.

Product Specifications

Configuration

Calculator Functionality: No
Chip Card Reader: No
Flexible Keyboard: No
Integrated Cursor Control:No / Not Applicable
Magnetic Card Reader: No
Numerical Block Included: No
Remote Control: No
Separate Mouse Included: No
USB:USB 2.0
USB Hub: No
Voice Control: No

General Features

Platform:PC / Mac
Supported Console:Not Applicable
Type:Keyboard
Type of Connection:Radio Transfer
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