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post #1 of 11
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Im interested in a PC wheel, but i have never used one before, do you recommend one over a controller?

what type of wheel and price range should i be looking at? is there anything good for 50€?

thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 11
Not sure about pricing in your area, but using a wheel is definitely nice - I picked up a Logitech G27 and its simply amazing!! My suggestion is to not go with a cheap one, you really do get what you pay for smile.gif
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post #3 of 11
Thread Starter 
i dont want to get a cheap one either, i want something that will last, but there must be something cheaper than that g27 you just mentioned right?

im not ready to spend that amount of money on something i have not actually tried on a game, is there something on the 100 dollar range worth it?
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post #4 of 11
I had a G25 from Logitech. Lasted 1 Year..

Never again buying one.
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post #5 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jesse^_^;13388635 
I had a G25 from Logitech. Lasted 1 Year..

Never again buying one.

lol abuse ? ive been using my g27 for over a year now, and yes daily gaming.

OP: uh that price range maybe a used fanatec carrera?
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post #6 of 11
In the 100$ range you can find a Driving Force GT or Pro. I have the Pro, and I love it. I've had it for probably 2-3 years and I've never had any problems. *knocks on wood* The GT is a refresh of the Pro and has some things you might want, like smoother turning action with the FF on.

forgot to mention that with the Pro, you have to use the Logitech wingman drivers for it to work on PC since it isn't totally PC supported. I use those drivers with the wheel and it works just fine.
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post #7 of 11
I love my Force GT.
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post #8 of 11
The DFGT is a good starting wheel, the only gripe I have with it is the pedals and the lack of resistance and progression in them. It's still a great wheel though and it's heaps better than playing without a wheel.
post #9 of 11
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Originally Posted by kid spartan;13410602 
In the 100$ range you can find a Driving Force GT or Pro. I have the Pro, and I love it. I've had it for probably 2-3 years and I've never had any problems. *knocks on wood* The GT is a refresh of the Pro and has some things you might want, like smoother turning action with the FF on.

forgot to mention that with the Pro, you have to use the Logitech wingman drivers for it to work on PC since it isn't totally PC supported. I use those drivers with the wheel and it works just fine.
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I love my Force GT.
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Originally Posted by Vikhr;13410709 
The DFGT is a good starting wheel, the only gripe I have with it is the pedals and the lack of resistance and progression in them. It's still a great wheel though and it's heaps better than playing without a wheel.

are you talking about the "Logitech Driving Force GT"?

i see that its marketed for ps3 users, does it have any issues on the pc?
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post #10 of 11
The DFGT is a very good wheel and works fine on the PC. The pedals are really crappy though.
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