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I am look for a gaming mouse and looking for recommendations, I have been using basic 2 clickers. The game style I normally play are MMORPGs mainly, maybe TF2 every now and then. So I am looking for a more MMO favorable mouse. I use a palm grip, and prefer that the mouse is under $100. I have average to large size hands, and I am right handed. I hope this helps others track down a mouse for me. I have spent a week looking threw mice, for i get mixed reviews of Logitech, Razzer, Microsoft, CM, Monix, SS ect. with all the mix reviews some for some against I don't really know where to go. Any help would be appreciated.
So in conclusion
-Right hand Palm grip
-More for MMOs
-Under $100 prefer under 80 if possible

Edit: I dont slam mice but id like one that would last over a year and its going to be going on a laptop with Windows 7
Edited by Soven26 - 5/22/11 at 5:32pm
post #2 of 22
Yes. Read: http://www.overclock.net/11138676-post1.html
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post #3 of 22
cloth mouse pad
zowie ec1 or ec2
mionix 3200

hard pad
mionix 5000
g500

are really the top mice out right now.
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Yep Naos 5000 is top notch same thing with G500...or you can go the Razer side of the house...
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post #5 of 22
Mionix Naos 5000, Steelseries Xai, or the Roccat Kone+.
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post #6 of 22
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Ive looked at the Kone + i live in California and have yet to find it for under 100
post #7 of 22
zowie ec2 + puretrak talent is the best combo
http://www.puretrak.com/products/item/6
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post #8 of 22
ionix Naos 5000,or the Roccat Kone+.

Xai is great but poor shaped IMO.

I love my Naos 5000! Great mouse although feels funny when started to use but great now!

Logitech makes great mice too with an exceptional Customer Service.
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post #9 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Soven26 View Post
Ive looked at the Kone + i live in California and have yet to find it for under 100
OP if you read the link I posted you'll see why you shouldn't get any of the mouses suggested to you so far in this thread.
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post #10 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by cuad View Post
OP if you read the link I posted you'll see why you shouldn't get any of the mouses suggested to you so far in this thread.
^^ this man has a personal vendetta against the avago 9500 sensor in the Mionix naos 5000 for some reason, I will say it again, the acceleration is not noticeable even on a cloth mouse pad.
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