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post #21 of 41
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hmm the Valor seems like a nice option, but are there no settings between 1000-2000 dpi? it only says there are 500/1000/2000/3500, so are those the only options? And is the response time 1ms?
Most mouse's have program's to adjust thing's like that, as an example logitech has "setpoint" and you can set the dpi your quick switch buttons go to

You gave us a price range but what about your grip style? That actually matter's more then you think
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I gave my grip style as well and I know I'm aware of that ^_^ I'm palm/claw gripper, either work for me but in FPS games I tend to claw when using Semi-auto weapons, other then that I'll sub consciously switch between the two.

But I did kinda leave out that I switch between palm and claw the first time I gave my grip. It was in the first post
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I gave my grip style as well and I know I'm aware of that ^_^ I'm palm/claw gripper, either work for me but in FPS games I tend to claw when using Semi-auto weapons, other then that I'll sub consciously switch between the two.

But I did kinda leave out that I switch between palm and claw the first time I gave my grip. It was in the first post
Oddly enough I do the same and the G500 is comfortable. I use it at 2200 dpi and have never had a problem with it
post #24 of 41
I swap between the palm and claw grip (occasionally fingertip too) and absolutely love my g500. The only complaint I have about it is that the side doesn't flow back out under my pinkey, so when relaxed my finger sits/drags on my desk but doesn't when I'm gaming. Once I get in my new mousepad , even that won't bother me at all.

The sensor being moved forward in the mouse is actually something I really, really like. It's got just enough LEDs that you notice it, especially if you set the 3rd setting (all 3 lights on) to be the one you spend most of your time on.

Also, the g500 is on sale atm: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-318-_-Product

One thing I should mention though is if you're one of the people that can hear a television whining from a few feet away, the g500 might not be for you, there is a very quiet squeal from the mouse, but I have to lift the mouse and put my ear inches away from the sensor to hear it. It's completely inaudible from more than 6 inches away though, less when the mouse is set down.
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post #25 of 41
I've owned a hell of a lot of mice, I'm really picky about them especially for online FPS games.

I have tried all the popular razer mice and while they are good i just cant find anything that beats the Cooler Master Spawn.

I use a medium half palm half finger/claw grip and this mouse is flawless for it. Excellent build quality and works great even without installing the software.

It doesn't glow much like others but it's just has an amazing quality feel about it.

My advice, go into your local shop and try get your hands on a few, you never really know until you hold it and when you do, you know instantly.
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Logitech MX Anywhere Mouse

http://www.logitech.com/en-gb/mice-p...e/devices/5846

It uses Dark-field technology and has greater accuracy than any other mouse I've used, regardless of DPI. This accuracy is especially noticeable in Photoshop and gaming. It also works on virtually any surface, including surfaces that blue-track mice cannot use.

Whenever I go back to using another mouse, I always think that mouse is broken at first. I've acclimated to the Darkfield, so it is hard to go back to others.

Other than that, any good quality laser mouse is great.
    
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post #27 of 41
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I've heard CM messed up the Spawn with some firmware updates that caused, I believe I heard, tracking issues. How is the price on the spawn?

And about the G500, is there ANY other skin or something of the sort that that thing comes in? I could definitely be a little more willing to the G500 if there was a different look for it.

And then about local shops, do you think best buy or fry's (if there is one in Texas? o.O) would stock the Razer Death Adder and the G9X? I'm willing to bet best buy has the G9X, but I'm unsure of the Death Adder
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post #28 of 41
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Logitech MX Anywhere Mouse.
That looks like it's left handed O.o is it? Or is it ambidextrous? And how comfortable is it? How long did/do you think it will/has lasted you?
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post #29 of 41
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And about the G500, is there ANY other skin or something of the sort that that thing comes in? I could definitely be a little more willing to the G500 if there was a different look for it.
You could look into spending the ~$6 to do one of the couple carbon-fiber vinyl mods we've seen recently on this site like this: http://www.overclock.net/other-hardw...lkthrough.html
But the standard look is a lot more palatable in person, it doesn't take photos well.
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Dang that white look with vinyl is pretty cool looking, a lot better to me. But I guess I should take a look at one if I hit up a best buy for a death adder trial soon. Definitely won't buy the death adder from best buy if I do since it's $60 there and only $45 on new egg
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