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Are PTE mice still not recommended?

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Thinking of replacing my G9 with either a RAT7 or RAT9
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They still have +-5% acceleration and they can jitter on cloth pads. While they're not as precise as other mice they're by no means bad.
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I use a hard surface mat anyway. Do you know what the acceleration value is for the G9?
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The killer on them is still the liftoff Z-axis bug for me. Apparently there are people in this world who don't lift their mice off ever, and I guess it's fine for them, but if you do, the mouse is basically an expensive paperweight.
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Originally Posted by hella View Post
They still have +-5% acceleration and they can jitter on cloth pads. While they're not as precise as other mice they're by no means bad.
Your thinking about the AVAGO 9500. The PTE has a lift-off problem with the Z axis, but it's theoretically capable of achieving a huge perfect control speed. If you want a laser sensor, 9500>PTE.
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Is the Avago 9500 currently the best laser sensor our there?

In that case would any of you recommend the Kone + or GB M8000x? The RAT Albino caught my eye but if the PTE still suffers from the lifting issues I'll avoid it. Also, I shouldn't have any problems with the Kone or M8000x if I'm a claw gripper right?
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