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Right now i have a Logitech G500 and a Razer Goliathus mouse pad (cloth). The reason i'm looking for something different.

#1. G500 has no pinkie rest so my pinkie gets dragged back and forth on the pad rubbing off the skin <-- kind of a downer

#2. The mouse doesn't smoothly track on this pad at slow speeds, with slow movement the cursor doesn't move with the mouse, instead it jumps, like its only recognizing some of the movement.

What I need my mouse to do, I play a lot of FPS games and MMOs. Super precise tracking is a must as well as macro buttons. From my experience to get tracking perfect you need a good combo of mouse and pad. I owned a hard pad from X-Trac before but a big issue was dust causing a grinding feeling when I moved my mouse.

I read about the Rat 7 and I love the pinkie rest but in every review build quality is an issue.


If you have any advice or thoughts on the subject it will be greatly appreciated
Edited by timma100 - 5/27/11 at 12:15pm
post #2 of 12
the rat collection are horrible quality wise I had one and regretted getting it. Id just get a G9x or something like that and a razer mouse pad.

I use a G9 and a razer destructor combo and its awesome
    
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im sure you will get many of these recommendations, but you really should try the Razer deathadder. it is a very good feeling mouse, very comfortable, i love min
post #4 of 12
Since you mentioned your pinkie not having support a mionix naos 5000 with a C4 Ngen mouse pad sounds like a good fit for you it works well for me.The pad is teflon like the mouse feet not to much friction and not to slick.
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post #5 of 12
Stop recommending the 5000 over the 3200.
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razer deathadder black edition + artisan hien kai g3 v2 hard

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My G700 works well with my "Razer Goliathus"

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post #8 of 12
Gonna plug the Mionix 3200 and the Propus mousepad also made by Mionix.
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post #9 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by cuad View Post
Stop recommending the 5000 over the 3200.
Why the 5000 is awesome and since I actually own it and not the 3200 it makes sense lol.

I suspect the 3200 is awesome also.
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Quote:
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Why the 5000 is awesome and since I actually own it and not the 3200 it makes sense lol.

I suspect the 3200 is awesome also.
Had the 3200 and use a 5000 one now, rarely use the 5000 dpi though, maybe good for the twitch gamers. Great grip on both though, same mouse and just higher dpi on one.
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