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post #1 of 22
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I'm still desperately looking for a mouse, and I really can't decide on anything.

Right now I have a deathadder but I want to use this for my desktop downstairs, so I need a mouse for my main gaming rig.

I'm looking for something which is just as accurate as the deathadder when it comes to accuracy. It can be either claw or palm grip as I am used to both.

What would you guys recommend? As of right now I am trying to choose between the G9x, G500, and the Naos 3200.
post #2 of 22
I can't imagine myself using anything but a deathadder. I recently ordered a SteelSeries 7G keyboard and I contemplated trying one of their mice. If you want to stick to an Optical mouse, try the SteelSeries Kinzu. Personally, I've never used a lazer mouse but I've heard mixed reviews. I wanted to try the SteelSeries Xai myself.

http://steelseries.com/us/products/mice/steelseries-xai-laser

http://steelseries.com/us/products/mice/steelseries-kinzu-optical
post #3 of 22
None of those mice will come close to the deathadder in accuracy. If you're looking for something different with the exact same accuracy, you should try making a kinzuadder smile.gif
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Deathadder. I've never really liked Razer but with all the happy deathadder owners here, I might give them a shot...especially since I can't seem to find a good mouse to my likings.
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post #5 of 22
I like the Deathadder shape, but I seem to do even better with a Xai. More testing is required, but I recommend both mice.
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post #6 of 22
Personally have the G9, I like it a lot. Can't comment on any of the other mice though.
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post #7 of 22
Logitech G500 is a great mouse. I own the G5 and after 2 half years the right click started to go. The wife has it now and loves it lol. I liked that mouse so much that I ended up getting the upgraded one the G500 5700 Dpi. 10 programmable buttons, 5 programmable Dpi settings and its weighted.

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-G500-Programmable-Gaming-Mouse/dp/B002J9GDXI"]Amazon.com: Logitech G500 Programmable Gaming Mouse: Electronics[/ame]
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post #8 of 22
All three mice are downgrades in terms of accuracy, especially G500. Look at Zowie EC2 or Zowie Mico (if you don't use 1800 DPI). High quality build+high quality sensors.
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post #9 of 22
Also in the market for a new mouse, will the deathadder track well on a SS 9HD? Grabbed one over SS's weekend sale and it should be here Wednesday. I know the Xai was developed side by side the 9HD but I'm skeptical of laser mice and don't know if I can justify $100+ for a mouse.
post #10 of 22
Xai isn't worth it. Deathadder works best on cloth pads, although it would still work decntly on hard pads. It will prob make its LOD ridiculous though.
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