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post #21 of 67
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no no no. it is a great question. LOD is short for lift-off-distance, which is a metric that tells us how far off the ground a mouse will still track. (typically given in mm or CDs (1.2mm))

For example, the WMO will still track up to 1.2mm off the ground (or 1 CD), while the Deathadder will still track up to 4.8mm off the ground (or 4 CD).

This matters to people like me who lift up their mouse constantly. Lower is better so my cursor doesn't fly all over the place while I'm repositioning.

I couldn't stand to lift my mouse up... how can you do it?
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yeah im not big on that either but its something to try out for sure
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I couldn't stand to lift my mouse up... how can you do it?
well my mouse is small and only weighs 80 grams. besides it's not like it's that dramatic. you probably do it and just don't know it. here are some examples.

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hey CUAD what mouse do you have?
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hey CUAD what mouse do you have?
Three mice in the past two months: the deathadder (DA), the wheel mouse optical (WMO) and the intellimouse explorer 3.0 (IME 3.0). My favorite is the WMO (the one that weighs 80 grams), but it doesn't have side buttons. If I need side buttons I go for the IME 3.0 because it's lighter than my DA. But after using the WMO I'm starting to hate palm mice so I don't really like the DA or the IME 3.0 that much.
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post #26 of 67
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well my mouse is small and only weighs 80 grams. besides it's not like it's that dramatic. you probably do it and just don't know it. here are some examples.
Nope, dont do it.
post #27 of 67
WMO is a fantastic mouse. Wish it had side buttons.

I'm enjoying my Xai + HeatoN pad. Even if it does have a touch of acceleration.

I also prefer to lift my mouse. It allows me to play at a lower sensitivity that I find to be more accurate.
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quick update..............just got my new XPS today, the 16gb of HyperX memory will be here tomorrow, along with the Roccat Pyra mouse......ill take pics of the mouse asap.
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Nice, keep us posted!
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post #30 of 67
Better have stats too. Lift off distance, correction (y/n) and weight.
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