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thanks, now it works. But i have another problem. My cursor is lagging when driver loading..
post #482 of 2468
Deathadder Black edition vs. G500.

Which one has better performance?
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Deathadder Black edition vs. G500.
Which one has better performance?

The deathahadder by far. If you like the G500 shape then you should buy the G400, which actually has higher tracking performance than G500. I own a G400 myself and it is a solid mouse.
     
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Greetings, first time poster here.

I got a Deathadder black edition a few days ago, its a wonderful mouse, I'm still getting used to the sensitivity, and wondering what dpi should i set the thing to. I come from one of those cheap microsoft mice.

I'm currently using synapse 2.0, it seems fine, but it doesn't load until i login, that means that during the login screen, (and maybe during other bios or recovery menus?) I'm stuck with the default dpi, any way to change this? its too jittery for my taste.

Thank you for your time.
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Greetings, first time poster here.
I got a Deathadder black edition a few days ago, its a wonderful mouse, I'm still getting used to the sensitivity, and wondering what dpi should i set the thing to. I come from one of those cheap microsoft mice.
I'm currently using synapse 2.0, it seems fine, but it doesn't load until i login, that means that during the login screen, (and maybe during other bios or recovery menus?) I'm stuck with the default dpi, any way to change this? its too jittery for my taste.
Thank you for your time.

Atleast on the DABE the default DPI is 1800 which also happens to be the most accurate DPI on a DA, so bad DPI can't cause the jitter you are experiencing. I'm running my DA without drivers at all and works like a charm so uninstalling Synapse may fix your problem. You could also try the pre Synapse drivers for your deathadder.
     
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I didn't mean jittery as in bad tracking, more as in "whoah this is way too sensitive for me to control properly so im moving it all over the place trying to get a handle on it"tongue.gif jitter probably wasn't the right word for it.

Will using pre-synapse drivers allow me to reconfigure dpi? How do i go about uninstalling synapse and installing the old drivers? i know replacing drivers can be tricky for some things, not sure about mice.

I'm also concerned about the firmware updates, is it true they reduce LOD?
post #487 of 2468
I got my Deathadder today! yay! one thing is I suck. like badly. I'm still getting used to it. However should I use the drivers?
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Is that so?

You actually thought a 17 year old was programming drivers for Razer? Oh gosh. tongue.gif
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I uninstalled synapse and installed the old drivers, so far they seem to be working better, i was having problems with the mouse using 3500dpi for the first few seconds at boot until synapse loaded, which was a bit disconcerting. Should work better now since old drivers use onboard memory instead of the cloud, A curious thing is that the old driver's 1800dpi seems "slower" or "smoother" than 1800 with synapse, but that could just be a suggestive impression.
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I didn't mean jittery as in bad tracking, more as in "whoah this is way too sensitive for me to control properly so im moving it all over the place trying to get a handle on it"tongue.gif jitter probably wasn't the right word for it.
Will using pre-synapse drivers allow me to reconfigure dpi? How do i go about uninstalling synapse and installing the old drivers? i know replacing drivers can be tricky for some things, not sure about mice.
I'm also concerned about the firmware updates, is it true they reduce LOD?

You can just uninstall the old drivers and install new ones after that. You can reboot after uninstalling the old ones if you want. The drivers have 4 DPI steps which are 3500, 1800 900 and 450. The advanced sensitivity slider also adjusts DPI AFAIK, but I'm not sure about how much the DPI increases/decreases per step. Also the firmware you got with your DA should be fairly new and updating propably won't decrease LOD.
     
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