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tachilla
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Lenovo ideapad 300-15IBR backlit keyboard?

Hello. I have lenovo ideapad 300-15IBR and I want to replace my ordinary keyboard by backlight keyboard. So could you tell me if is it possible? Is my laptop compatible with backlit keyboard?

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Re: Lenovo ideapad 300-15IBR backlit keyboard?

Hi tachilla

 

Welcome to the Community Forums.

 

Checking the general specification for IdeaPad 300 (15'') Platform Specifications here, backlit keyboard features is not available to similar model types 80Q7 as the motherboard does not offer power connection for the keyboard backlit as shown from the hardware manual FRU keyboard list pages 78-81.

 

Ideapad 300 15 keyboard.JPGNo power connection portideapad 300-15IBR backlit keyboard.jpgSample keyboard with backlit cable

 

You can follow the keyboard guide here on page 40-41 of the hardware manual to physical check on your motherboard model as it may not likely be compatible with a backlighted keyboard making it not possible to upgrade.

 

Hope this helps answer your query.

 

Regards

 



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