Year introduced: 2005
What people like about it: Its Cherry mechanical keys, which are backlit with LED lights (available in different colors) that can be individually brightened or dimmed, or lit using a number of backlighting modes. Both full-sized and compact (82 key) versions are available. Also known for being very durable.
Quotes: “I like the keyboard from Deck. Specifically, the small form factor. It looks cool and it feels nice to type on.” spong
“It is also the only keyboard in its class that is backlit, if that's your bag.” Jeff Atwood
“The Deck is built for ‘gamer’ abuse, so they're extremely durable. The Deck is backlit ... so you can see what you're hacking on even with the lights off at 2 a.m. in the morning.” Ken Jennings
“Nice action, really solidly built, and glows blue -- what more could you want?” John McC