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  • 75% (64)
    Yes
  • 24% (21)
    No
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post #11 of 26
I do use one. It's a generic cloth mousepad, but it's soft, and it doesn't hinder my movements at all. Plus, it makes my mouse respont and it never gets stuck. No need for a gaming mousepad, but i do like to take care of my desktop
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post #12 of 26
http://www.overclock.net/mice/981816...mouse-pad.html
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post #13 of 26
I use a standard freebie mousepad.

I'm thinking about getting a larger, thinner one, as I am tending to switch up my positioning a lot, and shifting my mousepad is getting annoying. Pros and cons have pretty much been said. The surface provides greater control, and it takes up more space and costs money.
    
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post #14 of 26
Less wear, better glide as said before,

If you spill something it will end up not reaching your precious mouse as the mouse pad will stop it

I'm using some four euro mouse pad bought from a super market on a whim, lots of scratch & splash marks...
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post #15 of 26
I've spent a decent amount of money trying out mouse surfaces in the last 10 years or so. I've finally found one that I will never replace, EVER.

The problem I had is that every mouse surface eventually wore out and I had these nasty flat spots. They would feel awful after a few months for me and I'd go out and spend money on another high end surface...

I have the Icemat2 now (now known as the steelseries i2) which is made out of glass. The surface never wears out and I have to say it's the best investment I've ever made.

The surface feels like a perfect balance between smoothness and precision.

I'm a gamer though. When I was young I bought an everglide mousepad and after that I've always believed in surfaces.
Edited by gl0ry - 5/13/11 at 12:23pm
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post #16 of 26
I do and I don't.
 
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post #17 of 26
I use a Talent from Puretrak. Will never look back.
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post #18 of 26
I have to say my Kill/death ratio went up in some FPS games when I used my pad, the more smooth, the better, and some kind of cloth is always better than a plastic surface
   
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post #19 of 26
I don't, and my table noms my mouse sliding tabs at a terrible speed.
   
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post #20 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by KOBALT View Post
Less wear and better glide if u use one.
This. I use one, but my friends refuse to use them on my other comps. I hate it because it wears out the feet on the mouse.
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